Best Gaming Laptops

Top-ranking gaming laptops

Corsair_bannerBuilding a gaming PC takes knowledge and dexterity, which if you don’t have, a gaming notebook is the best choice if you  just want convenience and portability with some raw gaming power.

This is where a gaming laptop shines, as a fast lane to PC gaming.

Without further ado, here are my favorite gaming laptops that have gotten top-rank reviews.

Razer Blade 14 (2016)

Razer blade (2016)
  • Processor
    Intel Core i7-6700HQ
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 64-Bit
  • Memory
    16 GB DDR4 2133MHz
  • Display
    14″ IPS FHD Matte Display
  • Graphics
    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5
  • Storage
    512GB Samsung PM951 SSD
  • Optical Drive
    None
  • Camera
    Built-in webcam (2.0MP)
  • Networking
    Killer 1535 802.11a/b/g/n/ac; Bluetooth 4.1
  • Interface
    Thunderbolt 3 (USB Type-C); USB 3.0 Port (SuperSpeed) x 3; HDMI 2.0 Port; 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo port; Kensington lock
  • Audio
    Built-in stereo speakers; Array microphone; Dolby Digital Plus Home Theater Edition; 7.1 codec support (via HDMI)
  • Battery
    Built-in 70Wh rechargeable lithium-ion polymer battery
  • Power Adapter
    Compact 165W power adapter
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    13.6″ x 9.3″ x 0.7″
  • Weight
    4.3lbs

Asus Strix GL502VM-DB71

  • Processor
    Intel Core i7-6700HQ
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 64-Bit
  • Memory
    16GB (8GB onboard, 1 x 8GB SODIMM) DDR4-2133
  • Display
    15.6″ 1920 x 1080 60Hz Anti-Glare G-Sync
  • Graphics
    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5
  • Storage
    1TB 7,200 RPM HDD
  • Optical Drive
    None
  • Camera
    1.2MP, 720p
  • Networking
    Realtek Gigabit Ethernet; Intel Dual-Band Wireless-AC 8260 w/ Bluetooth
  • Interface
    HDMI 1.4; Mini DisplayPort 1.2; USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen 2); USB 3.0 x3; Headphone-Out/Mic-In Combo Jack; 3-in-1 Card Reader; RJ45 Port; Kensington Lock
  • Audio
    2x 2W Speaker
  • Battery
    4-Cell 64WH
  • Power Adapter
    180W
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    15.35″ x 10.47″ x 0.92″
  • Weight
    4.8lbs

MSI GT73VR Titan Pro-201

  • Processor
    Intel Core i7-6820HK
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 64-Bit
  • Memory
    64GB DDR4 2400MHz
  • Display
    17.3″ 1920×1080 Anti-Glare Wide View Angle 120Hz
  • Graphics
    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5X
  • Storage
    512GB Samsung SM951 NVMe SSD 2 x Raid 0; 1TB HGST Travelstar 7K1000
  • Optical Drive
    N/A
  • Camera
    FHD type (60fps @ 1080p)
  • Networking
    LAN: Killer Gaming Network E2400; WLAN: Killer N1535 Combo (2×2 ac); Bluetooth = Bluetooth 4.1
  • Interface
    5x USB 3.0; Thunderbolt 3; Mini DisplayPort; HDMI Port; Microphone Jack; Headphone Jack; SD (XC / HC)
  • Audio
    Dynaudio Tech; 2x Speakers 3W; 1x Woofer 5W
  • Battery
    8 cell (75Wh)
  • Power Adapter
    330W
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    16.85″ x 12.36″ x 1.66-2.52″
  • Weight
    8.59lbs

Alienware 15 R3

  • Processor
    Intel Core i5-6300HQ
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 64-Bit
  • Memory
    8GB DDR4 2133MHz
  • Display
    15.6″ 1920×1080 Anti-Glare 300nit
  • Graphics
    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5
  • Storage
    1TB HGST Travelstar 7K1000
  • Optical Drive
    None
  • Camera
    Alienware HD+IR presence detection camera; Windows Hello technology
  • Networking
    Killer 1435 802.11ac 2×2 WiFi; Bluetooth 4.1
  • Interface
    -USB 3.0 x 2 -USB 3.1 over THeadphone Jack; Microphone Jack; Noble Lock; RJ-45 Killer Networks e2400 Gigabit Ethernet Port; Mini-Display Port 1.2; HDMI 2.0 Port; Thunderbolt 3 over Type-C; Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port; Power/DC-in Jack
  • Audio
    Alienware Sound Center and Audio Recon software; 2.0 Speaker configuration; 7.1 Digital Audio out using HDMI out connection
  • Battery
    68Wh Lithium Ion
  • Power Adapter
    180W
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    15.3″ x 12″ x 1″
  • Weight
    7.69lbs

Gigabyte P37X V6

  • Processor
    Intel Core i7-6700HQ
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 64-bit
  • Memory
    16GB DDR4 2400MHz
  • Display
    17.3″ 3840×2160 IPS Anti-Glare Display LCD
  • Graphics
    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5
  • Storage
    512GB Samsung SM951 NVMe SSD; 1TB HGST Travelstar 7K1000
  • Optical Drive
    DL DVD±RW/CD-RW
  • Camera
    HD Camera
  • Networking
    LAN: 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet; Wireless LAN: 802.11ac (a/b/g/n compatible); Bluetooth: Bluetooth V4.1 + LE
  • Interface
    HDMI 2.0; Mini-DisplayPort; D-Sub; USB 3.0 x 3; USB 3.1 Type C; SPDIF; Mic-in; SD Card Reader; RJ-45; Kensington Lock
  • Audio
    2x 1.5 Watt Speaker, Microphone
  • Battery
    Li-Polymer, 11.1V, (75.81Wh)
  • Power Adapter
    200W
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    16.4″ x 11.3″ x 0.9″
  • Weight
    6.2lbs

Asus G752VS OC Edition

  • Processor
    Intel Core i7-6820HK
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 64-Bit
  • Memory
    32GB DDR4 2400MHz
  • Display
    17.3″ 1920×1080 G-Sync
  • Graphics
    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 8GB
  • Storage
    256GB Toshiba THNSN5256GPU7 NVMe SSD; 1TB HGST Travelstar 7K1000
  • Optical Drive
    DL DVD±RW/CD-RW
  • Camera
    1.2MP HD Web Camera
  • Networking
    Dual-band 802.11AC, Built-in Bluetooth™ V4.0, 10/100/1000/Gigabits Base T
  • Interface
    Microphone-in jack; Headphone-out jack (SPDIF); Audio jack; USB 3.1 Type C with Thunderbolt; USB 3.0 ports; HDMI; Mini DisplayPort; SD card reader; AC adapter plug; Kensington Lock; RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
  • Audio
    Built-in Speakers And Digital Array Microphone, Built-in subwoofer
  • Battery
    6 Cell (96 Whrs) Polymer Battery
  • Power Adapter
    Output: 19V DC, 6.32A, 120W; Input: 100 -240V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    16.4″ x 12.7″ x 0.8–1.5″
  • Weight
    8.9lbs

MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro
The MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro, a 15.6” slim and light gaming laptop with the new Pascal generation NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB DDR5 dedicated graphics. Graphics performance is fantastic and this is faster than the outgoing top GTX 980M card! Even more impressive, this 3.96 lb. laptop is extremely thin and light— rivaling the Dell XPS 15 but with much more gaming horsepower.
It starts at $1,799 with a 1920 x 1080 matte IPS display, a 45 watt Intel Skylake 6th gen Core i7-6700HQ quad core processor, Intel HD 530 graphics switchable via NVIDIA Optimus with GTX 1060 dedicated graphics card (VR ready). It has 16 gigs of DDR4 RAM, a 256 gig PCIe SSD, 1TB HDD, Killer Ethernet and WiFi 802.11ac. It has a backlit RGB programable SteelSeries keyboard and 1080p webcam. Upgrading to the 4K matte IPS display adds $200. The Stealth Pro 15.6” has an impressive number of ports for a thin and light, including Thunderbolt 3/USB-C 3.1 port and Ethernet.

Best Gaming Laptops Late 2016 - Early 2017

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5. Lenovo Y700 (0:02) http://amzn.to/1pvn4qR | 4. Acer Predator 15 and 17 (1:06) http://amzn.to/1pvnkX0 | 3. Asus ROG G752 (2:14) http://amzn.to/26m7C1W | 2. MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G (3:20) http://amzn.to/1pvnLAx | 1. Asus ROG GX700 (9:08) http://amzn.to/1SXNbOI

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