Top Laptops for the Gamer

Top Laptops for the Gamer

Almost anything out there will be able to handle Farmville or Angry Birds. You, however, want to play games which are more involved and more ambitious. Sadly, you just can't spend much money to do so. You might not be able to play all games at their highest visual settings but these systems will let you play most games out there today. If the computer is upgradable, you might even be able to turn it into a much stronger PC later, when you can afford it.

Your options 5 top results, ranging in price from ∼ US$1972 to US$2360, with accessories.

  • #1, Laptops ($1625 - ∞)
    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop

    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop from US$166021%, Best price yet!
    ~$2110 with accessories

    This laptop is a bit on the larger side, but its mass didn't go to waste, enabling it to sustain maximum performance without overheating or getting overly noisy... Read More about the navm15r3_s01e

    Device Ratings

    by Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck4/5
    Versatility for the Price2/5
    Power4.5/5
    Storage3/5
    Portability1.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    by All Smart Devices standards

    Bang for the Buck2.5/5
    Versatility for the Price2.5/5
    Power4/5
    Storage2.5/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    by Large Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck4/5
    Versatility for the Price3.5/5
    Power4/5
    Storage2/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy1.5/5

    performance in Enthusiast Games

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Fortnite

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Minecraft

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in The Sims 4

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.
    Specs
    Processor: Intel Core i7-10750H
    Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
    Memory: 16.00 GB
    Storage: 256.00 GB
    Screen Size: 15.6"
    Screen Resolution: 1920×1080
    Dimensions: 36.03 x 27.60 x 2.05 cm
    Weight: 2.500 kg

    Pricing Accuracy

    Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Dell (Canada) site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product. ×
  • #2, Laptops ($1625 - ∞)
    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop

    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop from US$186025% cheaper than usual
    ~$2360 with accessories

    This laptop is a bit on the larger side, but it can make full use of its substantial power without overheating. Definitely worth considering if you need a gamin... Read More about the navm15r3_s06e

    Device Ratings

    by Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck3.5/5
    Versatility for the Price1.5/5
    Power5/5
    Storage4.5/5
    Portability1.5/5
    Autonomy0/5

    by All Smart Devices standards

    Bang for the Buck2.5/5
    Versatility for the Price2/5
    Power4.5/5
    Storage3.5/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy0/5

    by Large Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck3.5/5
    Versatility for the Price3/5
    Power5/5
    Storage4/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    performance in Enthusiast Games

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Fortnite

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Minecraft

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in The Sims 4

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.
    Specs
    Processor: Intel Core i7-10750H
    Graphics: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070
    Memory: 16.00 GB
    Storage: 512.00 GB
    Screen Size: 15.6"
    Screen Resolution: 1920×1080
    Dimensions: 36.03 x 27.60 x 2.05 cm
    Weight: 2.500 kg

    Pricing Accuracy

    Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Dell (Canada) site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product. ×
  • #3, Laptops ($1625 - ∞)
    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop

    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop from US$186019% cheaper than usual
    ~$2360 with accessories

    This laptop is not the thinnest there, but it can sustain maximum performance without overheating without getting as noisy as some of the smaller models. As a r... Read More about the navm15r3_s06e

    Device Ratings

    by Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck3.5/5
    Versatility for the Price1.5/5
    Power5/5
    Storage4.5/5
    Portability1.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    by All Smart Devices standards

    Bang for the Buck2.5/5
    Versatility for the Price2/5
    Power4.5/5
    Storage3.5/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    by Large Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck3.5/5
    Versatility for the Price3/5
    Power4.5/5
    Storage4/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy1.5/5

    performance in Enthusiast Games

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Fortnite

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Minecraft

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in The Sims 4

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.
    Specs
    Processor: Intel Core i7-10750H
    Graphics: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060
    Memory: 16.00 GB
    Storage: 512.00 GB
    Screen Size: 15.6"
    Screen Resolution: 1920×1080
    Dimensions: 36.03 x 27.60 x 2.05 cm
    Weight: 2.500 kg

    Pricing Accuracy

    Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Dell (Canada) site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product. ×
  • #4, Laptops ($1625 - ∞)
    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop

    Dell Alienware m15 r3 Gaming Laptop from US$16607% cheaper than usual
    ~$2110 with accessories

    This laptop is not the most portable out there, but it can sustain maximum performance without overheating or getting as noisy as some of the thinner models. As... Read More about the navm15r3_s01e

    Device Ratings

    by Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck3/5
    Versatility for the Price2/5
    Power4/5
    Storage3/5
    Portability1.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    by All Smart Devices standards

    Bang for the Buck2/5
    Versatility for the Price2/5
    Power3.5/5
    Storage2.5/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy0.5/5

    by Large Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck3/5
    Versatility for the Price3/5
    Power3/5
    Storage2/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy1/5

    performance in Enthusiast Games

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Fortnite

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Minecraft

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in The Sims 4

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.
    Specs
    Processor: Intel Core i7-10750H
    Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 5500M
    Memory: 16.00 GB
    Storage: 256.00 GB
    Screen Size: 15.6"
    Screen Resolution: 1920×1080
    Dimensions: 36.03 x 27.60 x 2.05 cm
    Weight: 2.500 kg

    Pricing Accuracy

    Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Dell (Canada) site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product. ×
  • #5, Laptops ($1625 - ∞)
    Asus ROG Zephyrus M Gaming Laptop

    Asus ROG Zephyrus M Gaming Laptop from US$1580;
    ~$1972 with accessories

    This gaming laptop is strong enough to handle most games out there and features a rather large battery, making it a bit less dependant on the power outlet than... Read More about the GU502GU-XB74

    Device Ratings

    by Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck2.5/5
    Versatility for the Price2.5/5
    Power4/5
    Storage4.5/5
    Portability2/5
    Autonomy2.5/5

    by All Smart Devices standards

    Bang for the Buck2/5
    Versatility for the Price2.5/5
    Power3.5/5
    Storage3.5/5
    Portability2.5/5
    Autonomy2/5

    by Large Laptops standards

    Bang for the Buck2.5/5
    Versatility for the Price3.5/5
    Power3/5
    Storage4/5
    Portability3.5/5
    Autonomy3.5/5

    performance in Enthusiast Games

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Fortnite

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in Minecraft

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.

    performance in The Sims 4

    5/5
    Exceeds recommended specs, fit for hardcore users.
    Specs
    Processor: Intel Core i7-9750H
    Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
    Memory: 16.00 GB
    Storage: 512.00 GB
    Screen Size: 15.6"
    Screen Resolution: 1920×1080
    Dimensions: 36.00 x 25.20 x 1.89 cm
    Weight: 1.900 kg

    Pricing Accuracy

    Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Newegg site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product. ×

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