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Hardware for the Gamer

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Asus ROG Strix G15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (G513QC-BS91-CB)

Asus ROG Strix G15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (G513QC-BS91-CB)

ranked #1 among Laptops priced over $925

If you're looking for a relatively affordable computer for visual work and even gaming away from your desk, this laptop could be of interest. The abse

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck97th percentile
Versatility89th percentile
Power91th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability60th percentile
Battery Autonomy55th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050, 4 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,499.
Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-5917)

Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-5917)

ranked #1 among Laptops priced $375-925

Suppose you're craving your favourite PC game or need to get some graphical work done in places where a desktop PC would be impractical. In that case,

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck93th percentile
Versatility90th percentile
Power70th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability1th percentile
Battery Autonomy54th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i5-10300H

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

MSI GF75 Thin 17-inch laptop (GF75 10UEK-003CA)

MSI GF75 Thin 17-inch laptop (GF75 10UEK-003CA)

ranked #3 among Laptops priced over $925

This powerful PC is a compelling option if you're looking to play games or handle graphical tasks away from your desk.

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck92th percentile
Versatility89th percentile
Power95th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability59th percentile
Battery Autonomy23th percentile

Specs

Screen

17", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-10750H

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Gaming PC (90NC00JAUS)

Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Gaming PC (90NC00JAUS)

ranked #2 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

If you're looking for a long-lasting gaming rig, this ready-made PC has quite a bit of graphical horsepower than your run-of-the-mill computer, and th

Who it's For

  • Long-Term Gamer
  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck91th percentile
Versatility41th percentile
Power82th percentile
Storage Space88th percentile
Portability9th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1.25 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,199.
Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK-BBR7M70-CB)

Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK-BBR7M70-CB)

ranked #3 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

With high-end components, this Gaming PC promises to deliver rich, fluid experiences, even with the most demanding games and creative software out the

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck89th percentile
Versatility45th percentile
Power100th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability13th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070, 8 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$2,299. You could save 13% right now.
Asus Alienware m15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AWm15-7149WHT-PCA)

Asus Alienware m15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AWm15-7149WHT-PCA)

If you're looking for a laptop capable of handling the most demanding games out there right now, this one could well be worth looking into. If you lik

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck89th percentile
Versatility85th percentile
Power90th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability67th percentile
Battery Autonomy33th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-10750H

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

512 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,999. You could save 100% right now.
HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-2010)

HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-2010)

ranked #4 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

This mass-produced Gaming PC achieves a compelling level of performance for the price. It's capable of handling PC Games as well as visual creation so

Who it's For

  • Long-Term Gamer
  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck89th percentile
Versatility68th percentile
Power77th percentile
Storage Space27th percentile
Portability30th percentile

Specs

CPU

Ryzen 3 5300G

GPU

AMD Radeon RX 5500, 4 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$899.
Asus ROG Strix G15DK Gaming PC (G15DK(SPNL)-BSR76-CB)

Asus ROG Strix G15DK Gaming PC (G15DK(SPNL)-BSR76-CB)

ranked #5 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

If you need a capable gaming PC fast, this pre-assembled system could be just the ticket. In the long term, documentation is a little thin, but I do n

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck88th percentile
Versatility44th percentile
Power100th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability9th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

1 TB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

HP OMEN by HP 25L Gaming PC (GT12-1179)

HP OMEN by HP 25L Gaming PC (GT12-1179)

ranked #6 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

If you need a PC to tackle demanding AAA games and visual creation projects, this tower could be worth your while. The maintenance process is also wel

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck84th percentile
Versatility50th percentile
Power99th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability17th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-11700F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

Memory

16 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,999. You could save 10% right now.
Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-73GS)

Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-73GS)

ranked #4 among Laptops priced over $925

If you've been looking for a laptop to play your favourite games, this one could be worth your while. It doesn't exactly sport the latest or greatest

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck80th percentile
Versatility96th percentile
Power83th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability64th percentile
Battery Autonomy2th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-10750H

GPU

Nvidia Geforce GTX 1650 Ti, 4 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,199.
Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK(SPN)-BBR560-CB)

Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK(SPN)-BBR560-CB)

ranked #9 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

With high-end components, this Gaming PC has what it takes to handle demanding AAA games and creative software out there. It is all the more compellin

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck77th percentile
Versatility44th percentile
Power97th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability13th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,899.
Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-52H0)

Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-52H0)

This laptop could be an attractive option if you need to work graphic creation suites away from the desk, and it can also handle quite a few games whe

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck74th percentile
Versatility84th percentile
Power70th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability1th percentile
Battery Autonomy54th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i5-10300H

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Asus TUF Gaming F15 15-inch Laptop (FX506LH-SB51-CB)

Asus TUF Gaming F15 15-inch Laptop (FX506LH-SB51-CB)

ranked #5 among Laptops priced over $925

This laptop incorporates significantly more graphical horsepower than your run-of-the-mill PC without specializing all the way. As a result, you gain

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck74th percentile
Versatility98th percentile
Power73th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability62th percentile
Battery Autonomy43th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i5-10300H

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Asus ROG Strix 15-inch Gaming Laptop (G513QY-DS91-CA)

Asus ROG Strix 15-inch Gaming Laptop (G513QY-DS91-CA)

If you need a gaming rig you can take out on the road, this could be a compelling solution. With fast storage and memory and a built-in gaming monitor

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Road Warrior
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck73th percentile
Versatility88th percentile
Power100th percentile
Storage Space41th percentile
Portability54th percentile
Battery Autonomy73th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), FreeSync, IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX

GPU

Acer Radeon RX 6800M, 12 GB

Memory

16 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Asus ROG Strix GA35 (G35DX-DBR770)

Asus ROG Strix GA35 (G35DX-DBR770)

ranked #10 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

This pre-built PC could be a compelling solution if you need a powerful rig quickly for entertainment or more creative purposes.

Later down the lin

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck72th percentile
Versatility17th percentile
Power100th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability3th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070, 8 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

1 TB total

Pricing

Asus ROG Strix GT15 Gaming PC (G15CK-BB71070S-CB)

Asus ROG Strix GT15 Gaming PC (G15CK-BB71070S-CB)

ranked #11 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

This Gaming rig offers a lot of room to store a large collection of games and media, topped with the power to run the most demanding AAA games out the

Who it's For

  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Gamer
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck68th percentile
Versatility20th percentile
Power95th percentile
Storage Space100th percentile
Portability9th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-10700KF

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070

Memory

16 GB

Storage

2.5 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,979.
Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-ES11)

Acer Nitro 50 Gaming Desktop Computer (N50-610-ES11)

ranked #12 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

This Desktop PC pack a bit of extra graphical muscle, which could come in handy to handle creative projects and even quite a few games. Storage is a b

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Video Editor
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck68th percentile
Versatility65th percentile
Power73th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability17th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

12 GB

Storage

1 TB total, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,099.
Nintendo Switch Lite (HDH-001)

Nintendo Switch Lite (HDH-001)

This smaller version of the Nintendo Switch is dedicated to mobile gaming. So you do lose the option to connect this version of the console to the TV

Who it's For

  • Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck16th percentile
Versatility89th percentile
Power11th percentile
Storage Space7th percentile
Portability98th percentile
Battery Autonomy42th percentile

Specs

Screen

6", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$259.
Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a "regular" game console, or on the move as a tablet. This slight rev

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck14th percentile
Versatility95th percentile
Power11th percentile
Storage Space7th percentile
Portability97th percentile
Battery Autonomy59th percentile

Specs

Screen

6", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$379.
Nintendo Switch (OLED model) (HEGSKAAAA)

Nintendo Switch (OLED model) (HEGSKAAAA)

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a regular game console or on the move as a tablet. This third revis

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck8th percentile
Versatility48th percentile
Power11th percentile
Storage Space10th percentile
Portability97th percentile
Battery Autonomy46th percentile

Specs

Screen

7", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), OLED Display, Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$449.