Gaming On The Go!
for every gamer, being able to play wherever and whenever is a gamer’s dream. Unlike the gaming consoles like the Sony Playstation, Xbox and Nintendo WII, which need a separate/external screen in order to play on them, the gaming laptops are a dream come true for the gamer.
Not all of them have great battery life when playing unplugged, they offer
an hour to an hour and half at most without being plugged in. Which is way better than not being able to play till you get home if you ask me.
So to fully enjoy your gaming experience you need to have them pl
ugged into the power supply. The best gaming laptops are packed with cutting-edge internals, from Intel Coffee Lake Refresh and Ice Lake processors to Nvidia Turing and AMD Navi graphics cards. They are also armed with speedy SSDs for maximum performance.
It really doesn’t matter what type of gamer you are, from casual gamer to eSports pro gamer there is no better investment than these laptops.
The Gaming Laptops And Price
Generally gaming laptops are quite pricey. They are premium products with an equally premium price, they pack the best in portable gaming and high-power components. Like most electronic devices and gadgets, the higher you go up the price rank the more performance the device or gadget will have, similarly with the gaming laptops. The main reason that a gaming PC is far cheaper than a gaming laptop is because the gaming PC does not concentrate on portability and size of the hardware components while the gaming laptop does.
The bright side though, is that there are some gaming laptops that come with the up-gradable feature, meaning there are some components that you can remove/replace with better components e.g. RAM, SSD, and/or HDD. So it gives room for options to the customer.
Lets Take A Peep Shall We
Enlisted below are some of the mention-able gaming laptops with their Specifications:
1. HP OMEN 15(2019)
The HP omen 15 is a mid-tier budget gaming laptop of 2019, for this device you really get value for your money. HP found a way to make a gaming laptop that’s relatively affordable, without making many sacrifices as you all know that for a laptop to be great in a certain area of performance something/ another area has to give.
The base model of the Omen 15 costs $749 and has an Intel Core i5-9300H processor with 8GB of RAM, a 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 GPU with 4GB of VRAM. Find it @AMAZON US and if that’s not good enough for you,
well you can get an Omen 15 laptop with a powerful Intel Core i7 processor and an Nvidia RTX 2060 GPU that packs a punch. This is one of the best gaming laptops you can buy and a great choice for gamer’s looking for a reasonable amount of power without leaving a huge hole in your pockets, and you can find it @AMAZON US.
2. HP OMEN 17(2019
This is the best amongest its 17 inch class of gaming laptops, it packs some of the best latest and greatest CPUs and GPUs for hundreds of dollars less than its competitors. Now take a look at this, the Omen 17 starts at $1,299 for a model with a 17.3-inch, 1080p display with a 60-Hz refresh rate as well as a Core i7-9750H CPU, 16GB of RAM, a 512GB NVMe SSD and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GPU (6GB of VRAM). Note that you can find the HP Omen 17 at Amazon.
Note that from here these configurations can be upgraded to your taste. But if you wish to go for the maxed-out version, you will get a Core i9-9880H CPU, 32GB of RAM, a 512GB NVMe SSD with 2TB HDD and Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 graphics (8GB of VRAM, Max-Q) with a 240Hz 1080p display. Talk about going beast-mode! The Omen 17 can be purchased from the following store @AMAZON US.
3. HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop (2019)
These laptops sit below HPs OMEN line and consequentially should offer better value for money than something like an OMEN 15. However, the Gaming Pavilion 15 only comes with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 to GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GPUs, with the RTX 20 series being reserved only for OMEN laptops.
The Pavilion Gaming Laptop starts at just $614.69 for a base Pavilion 15 model on Amazon, which packs an Intel Core i5-9300H Processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (3 GB GDDR5 dedicated), 8GB DDR4-2400 SDRAM (upgradable with 2 accessible Memory Slots), 256GB SSD, Windows 10 Home (15-dk0010nr, Shadow Black/Acid Green)
But if want to configure it to the max, you can do this at hp.com, it will have an Intel® Core™ i7 9750H (2.6 GHz, up to 4.5 GHz, 12 MB cache, 6 cores)+NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1660 Ti (6 GB GDDR6), 32GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (2x16GB), 15.6″ diagonal 4K IPS anti-glare micro-edge display with WLED-backlit (3840 x 2160), and 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA HDD; 256GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 SSD. This will cost you around $1499.99 at hp.com. You can also find it @Amazon US.
4. Acer Nitro 5
Here is another budget gaming laptop for the gamer, the Acer Nitro 5 is an understated gaming laptop that’s well configured for the money. You can easily add more memory and storage.
This device has an ample port assortment, including USB 3.1 Type-C. It can be had at affordable prices, for as low as $600, with an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 or 1050 Ti graphics that are strong enough to play current games at medium to high detail settings at the laptop display’s full 1920×1080-pixel resolution. That’s a lot of performance for not much money (as far as gaming laptops are concerned).
For the base model which comes in around $699 you get a 2.1-GHz Ryzen 5 3550H quad-core processor, 8GB of RAM, a 256GB SSD, AMD Radeon RX 560 X graphics and a smaller, 15.6-inch IPS backlit screen with a resolution of 1920×1080. The higher variant costs around $1000. For that price, though its GPU remain the same, you get an Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, 16GB of RAM with 1TB HDD and a 128GB SSD.
5. Dell G3 15 (2019)
This is Dell’s cheapest gaming laptops, the Dell G3 15 offers strong performance with its Intel Core i5-9300H processor, an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 GPU with 4GB of VRAM, 8GB of RAM, a 128GB SSD and a 1TB 5,400-rpm HDD. Now that is value for your money.
Though this affordability however does come at a cost of a relatively dull 15.6 inch display. As for the base model, which is also at Amazon, you’ll drop to a GTX 1050 GPU and lose the SSD. You can also get the maxed-out model which will be packed with a Core i7-9750H CPU, a GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q GPU, 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD.
Please note that all these mentioned and those that are not mentioned in this list are priced differently according to the way you would like them to be configured. The more high-end internals for the best performance the higher the price tag, plus these prices are not fixed so you might find that they have either increased or reduced at the time you access the sites from which you will be purchasing them from.
Know Your Gaming Potential
Its not always that you need the best gaming laptop out there to become the best gamer you can be, everything has a beginning of some sort. You can spend way less and still get the best gaming experience you can look for in a gaming laptop, if you are a casual gamer do not splash out a lot of money or break the bank for an expensive gaming laptop because its got some sick internals. Meanwhile, you only play your games once a week but i would understand if you are a hardcore gamer who plays 6 hours on end per day.
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