Lenovo IdeaPad L340
Thanks in part to advancements in entry-level GPUs and flash technology, the Lenovo IdeaPad L340 delivers a decent amount of power and functionality at a reasonable price and with a screen that’s large enough to really enjoy immersive entertainment.
- Intel core i7 cpu
- 1080p ips display
- Could use more ram
Gigabyte Aero 15
The AMOLED variant of the Gigabyte Aero 15 promises high contrast, deep blacks, fast pixel response, and great viewing angles as compared to traditional LCD technology and the range of available hardware inside ensures it can handle nearly any task.
- X-rite pantone certified color
- High-speed system memory
- Lacks thunderbolt 3 connectivity
Razer Blade Pro
There’s almost nothing else on the market that can compete with the display capabilities of the Razer Blade Pro , which offers an Ultra HD resolution at a buttery smooth 120 hertz backed by one of the most powerful mobile video cards available.
- 17-inch ips panel
- 100 percent adobe rgb coverage
- Extremely expensive
Asus TUF FX505
Designed around a relatively recent AMD Ryzen 5 CPU, the Asus TUF FX505 offers a good price-to-performance ratio and is more than capable of exceeding 60 frames per second in 1080p. It comes in a handful of models with varying amounts of system RAM and storage space.
- Covers 100 percent of the srgb gamut
- High-end rgb keyboard
- Includes the full battlefield v game
While the stock version of the MSI GF65 is certainly no slouch, this improved model from Computer Upgrade King delivers even better performance than normal thanks to 16 gigabytes of system memory, which is double what’s installed at the factory.
- Has a backlit keyboard
- Doesn't weigh a ton
- Capable of some ray tracing effects
Asus ROG Strix G15
There’s an impressive amount of powerful technology packed into the Asus ROG Strix G15, including 16 gigabytes of RAM clocked at 3,200 megahertz, 1 terabyte of high-speed PCIe storage, and a GeForce RTX 2070 chipset, all at a surprisingly reasonable price.
- Refresh rate of 240 hertz
- Pixel response time of 3 ms
- Cpu that reaches up to 5 gigahertz
While it’s not exactly cheap, the Sager NP7858DW is still a great deal for a machine that’s outfitted to deliver up to 144 frames per second in most AAA games at Full HD resolutions thanks to its GeForce RTX 2060 graphics controller.
- 500-gigabyte nvme ssd
- 2 terabytes of hybrid storage
- Integrated ethernet port
MSI GS66 Stealth
If you’re looking for anywhere between mid-range and high-end performance, a version of the MSI GS66 Stealth should fit the bill. Aside from powerful processing and memory components, it offers convenient features such as USB-C Power Delivery charging.
- Wi-fi 6 connectivity
- 512 gigabytes of storage
- 3 10-gigabit usb type-a ports
Aorus 17G XB
In addition to an impressive amount of screen real estate operating at a refresh rate of 240 hertz, the Eluktronics MAX-17 Covert Gamer is one of the few models powered by the full-featured Max-P version of one of Nvidia’s most effective mobile GPUs.
- Lightweight magnesium-alloy chassis
- Less than an inch thick
- Thunderbolt 3 connectivity