5 Best Gaming Laptops For 2018 With Affordable Prices

While playing a game, the gamer must be focused on the game, otherwise, he will lose the game. Desktops have a good ability to upgrade such as Graphic Card, RAM, Hard disk, Fans, Speakers and more. But Laptops have some limited abilities to upgrade such as RAM and HardDIsk. Unfortunately, laptops don’t have the ability to upgrade the Graphic Card, which is a very important thing for gamers. Besides, products for gamers must have multiple fans in order to stay cool otherwise the battery goes too quickly. So, what the  Best Gaming Laptops for 2018 & what are their features? I have included all the answers for a gamer, I hope you will like it.

1. Alienware 17 R4

  • Company: Dell
  • Price on Amazon: $2699
  • Processor:  2.9 GHz (3.9GHz Turbo), Intel Core i7-7820HK
  • Graphic: Nvidia GeForce, GTX 1080
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro
  • Screen: 17.3 Inch
  • Weight: 4.42 kg

The Alienware 17 R4 does an Amazing Job by combining a Sleek look with just the right amount of RGB Lighting even though it looks like a gaming laptop it just looks classier compared to the overdone red and black gaming laptop that is currently on the Market. Majority of this laptop is made out of aluminum with soft-touch plastic throughout the deck and sides Alienware says they have used a new finish to reducing smudging and fingerprint residue on the palm rest, now it does a better job in the Carbon Fiber on the XPS 15 but its still pretty noticeable the design is similar to last year’s model but now it’s 13% thinner but weights more at 9.74 four pounds. It is definitely a desktop replacement with the benefit of being somewhat portable.

2. Asus Rog Zephyrus (gx501vi)

  • Company: Asus
  • Price on Amazon: $2699
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-7700HQ,  2.8 GHz Processor (Turbo= 3.8GHz) 
  • Graphic: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 (Max-Q)
  • Operating System: Windows 10 Pro
  • Screen: 15.6 inches with Full HD
  • Weight: 2.22 kg

ASUS ROG Zephyrus GX501VI-XS74 is a perfect Ultra-Portable Gaming Laptop which is made of aluminum alloy. With Core i7 processor, 16 GB DDR4 RAM and Graphic it also has a storage of 512 GB HyperDrive SSD. Since it has the thinnest screen than other ROG series, It has a display of 120 HZ wide View and 16.9-17.9 mm thin and weighs 2.22 kg. Completely its design is called Max Q  Design. They have attached an RGB Gaming Keyboard which is using the ASUS Aura Technology. It has a technology of Active Aerodynamic System which will create 20% space for air circulation. Also with  AeroAccelerator technology, it has improved the airflow to 40% which certainly reduces the temperatures.

3. Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming (7567)

  • Company: Dell
  • Price on Dell Store: $749.99
  • Processor: 2.5 GHz
  • Graphic: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
  • Operating System: Windows 10
  • Screen: 15.6 inches
  • Weight: 2.6 Kg

Dell Inspirations comes in four different models together. Since its Models are different, it’s prices are also different. With Nvidia Graphic, Intel Processor it is able to be compared with other companies. The good thing about all the models is that it comes with SSD Hard drive which is so good for performance. It has 3 USB Ports, 1 HDMI, Red Led Backlight Keyboard with windows 10 home. If you are watching movies it will up to 5 hours but depending on the game size it’s battery may run 2 or 3 hours. It is available with red and black cover. For cooling the system, it uses the rear-exiting cooling vents and oversized dual cooling fans.

4. HP Omen 17

  • Company: HP
  • Price on HP Store: $1299.99
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-6700HQ
  • Graphic: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070
  • Operating SystemWindows 10
  • Screen: 17.3 Inches
  • Weight: 2.84 kg

One of the Gaming laptop with amazing Performance is HP OMEN 17. With Graphic Card of Nvidia, Processor of Intel it has the ability to be compared with other companies. Its cover is designed with the metallic, and it HP Logo stands on the lid. Since it weighs 2.84kg, at the same time its thickness is 344mm with 17.3 inches’ screen. Its keyboard is red-tinted but it is not able to be customized. For performance, it is using the In-plane switching (IPS) technology. It has a brightness level of 332 nits with a black level of 0.34 nits. It can render 87.7% of the RGB colors which is another good feature of HP Omen 17. And finally, It has 4 Bang & Olufsen speakers.

5. Razer Blade 2017

  • Company: Razar
  • Price on Amazon: $1849.99
  • Processor: 2.8 GHz, boost up to 3.8 GHz
  • Graphic: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060
  • Operating System: Windows 10
  • Screen: 14 inches
  • Weight: 1.89 kg

Razar Blade 2017 is really impressive because it has all the ability which a gamer want. It is made of aluminium chassis with a thickness of 0.70mm. It has 1 TB SSD Storage, 16 GB DDR4 RAM with dual-channel memory with NVIDIA GTX 1060 Graphic. With these technologies, it weighs only 1.89 kg. since its screen is 14 inches, it has two view options of Full HD and 4k which is far better than other companies. If you are not fine with those two display options, you can connect it to VR headset and enjoy playing the games. NVIDIA GTX 1060 FinFET technology which also supports the DirectX 12 features. For speed of the computer, they are using the killer Wireless-AC 1535 which is awesome. Not only these features, there are also other features. So, it really is worth of $1849.99.


This was all about Best Gaming Laptops for 2018. I hope this Article helps you find your gaming laptops among these best gaming laptops of 2018.


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