Top 3 Best Gaming Laptops 2015: Specs and Review
With all the much-awaited games to come out this year, you certainly don't want to get left behind. And by that, you need a portable gaming machine that will be able to provide you a worthwhile experience (with ultra settings, of course).
Here are our top 3 picks for the best gaming laptops for 2015:
An unbeatable laptop with a desktop-grade CPU.
According to Tech Radar, this 15.6-inch laptop boasts a full-size desktop processor found inside the CPU bracket. It comes equipped with the Nvidia GTX 980M, currently the best GPU around. For now, it definitely offers a performance that is hard to beat.
CPU: 4GHz Intel Core i7-4790K | Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M (8GB GDDR5 RAM), Intel HD Graphics 4600 | RAM: 8GB | Screen: 15.6-inch, 1920 x 1080 LED Backlit Matte Display | Storage: 240GB SSD; 1TB HDD (5,400 rpm) |ConneActivity: Intel PRO Wireless AC 7265 + Bluetooth Wireless LAN Combo |Camera: 2MP Video Camera| Weight: 7.5 pounds | Dimensions: 15.2 x 10.31 x 1.40 inches (W x D x H)
Alienware 17 (2015)
This monster features Nvidia's GeForce GTX980M GPU which gives it a serious graphics boost.
"The best thing about the Alienware 17 (besides the specs and configurable lighting) is its 17-inch 1080p display." - Laptop Mag
Though this 17-inch gaming laptop can be outrageously pricey (around $3,000), players can usually attest that it's actually worth it. Its Graphics Amplifier, which lets you connect a desktop GPU to your gaming laptop, will make your experience a whole lot more worth remembering.
CPU: 2.5GHz Intel Core i7-4710HQ | Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M (4GB GDDR5 RAM), Intel HD Graphics 4600 | RAM: 16GB | Screen: 17.3 inch, 1,920 x 1,080 IPS anti-glare display | Storage: 256 GB M.2 SATA SSD + 1TB HDD (7,200 rpm) | Connectivity: Killer 1525 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi + Bluetooth 4.1 | Camera:2MP Full HD webcam | Weight: 8.33 pounds (3.78 kg) | Dimensions: 16.93 x 11.49 x 1.35 inches (W x D x H)
MSI GT80 Titan
Considered the best laptop for splurge gaming, this 18.4-inch machine comes with its own built-in mechanical keyboard. Yep, not kidding. It definitely is one of the first gaming laptops to have the feature (it tends to last longer).
Additionally, the GT80 Titan provides the gamer a desktop experience in a notebook! Though it weighs quite heavily (almost 10lbs, mind you) and priced at around $3,400, it still deserves to be in the top for its stellar performance.
CPU: 2.6GHz Intel Core i7-4720HQ | Graphics: 2 x Nvidia GTX 980M SLI (16 GB GDDR5); Intel HD Graphics 4600 | RAM: 16GB | Screen: 18.4-inch WLED FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare Display | Storage: 256GB SSD; 1TB HDD (7,200 RPM) |Optical drive Blu-Ray Burner | Connectivity: Killer DoubleShot Pro 11ac + Bluetooth 4.1 | Camera: Full HD type (30 fps, 1080p) | Weight: 9.9 pounds |Dimensions: 17.95 x 13.02 x 1.93 inches