3 Best Gaming Laptops
If you are never satisfied gaming on an Xbox or a PlayStation and feel that PC games have always been better, we have assorted three best gaming laptops which will give you the much needed adrenaline rush. Here’s the list.
The Alienware 15 is a very proficient premium gaming laptop. It cartels a well built and stylish framework with a great assortment of features for a pretty reasonable price.
The laptop comes packed with an Intel Core i5-4210H processor, Nvidia GeForce GTX 965M graphics card, 8GB of RAM and 1TB hard drive. You can however upgrade it to Intel Core i7-4710HQ with 128GB SSD, 1TB HDD and Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M. All models come with the same 1920 x 1080 LCD screen which has an anti-glare finish and 300-nits brightness. This can also be traded for a 4K (3860 x 2146) touchscreen panel.
The external connections offer two USB 3.0 ports on the right edge together with the Ethernet socket and a SD card reader. Two further USB 3.0 ports are built on the left edge right next to the microphone and headphone jacks and a Kensington lock slot. The back has a full size HDMI, a mini DisplayPort and a proprietary Graphics Amplifier port.
Heating issues are inevitable in Gaming laptops but that is coped fairly well by Alienware 15. It has kept things moderately meek for its keyboard and there is just a single strip of gaming keys to running down the left edge. The trackpad too is impressive as it correctly fits the shape of the screen.
Acer Predator 15 (G9-591-74KN)
Apart from its great design, the most prominent thing about the Predator 15 is the high-end Nvidia 980M gaming graphics card. With an Intel Core i7-6700HQ CPU, a big 512GB SSD coupled with a 1TB HDD, 32GB of RAM you can wish for nothing more. However to cut down the prices you can opt for the 256 GB SSD and a 16GB RAM keeping the high-end CPU/GPU combo.
To avoid heating issues, Acer does quite a number of things to assure that you could use all the components and enjoy the full advantage of your machine. Like for instance, the optical drive can be changed for a fan module.
Battery life for the Predator 15 will surprise you for a gaming laptop. It can run for 5:50 hrs if you stream a video test, which is more than double the battery life of most other serious gaming laptops. With top speed, great graphics performance and long battery life Acer Predator 15 should be on your shortlist.
The display will definitely impress you with its QHD+ (3,200-by-1,800) resolution and an Indium Gallium Zinc Oxide (IGZO) panel that produces splendid colour quality and superb viewing angles.
The Chiclet-style keyboard is augmented for gaming with full anti-ghosting, which means you can press any number of keys without the input locking up or slowing down.
The mouse is similarly adjusted with its touch calibration which sets to require less lifting of fingers for smooth tracking across the display and detached right and left buttons with a stable feedback. On both the sides of the keyboard there are built-in speakers which provide stereo sound with adequate volume to fill a room.
Talking about connectors, you will get one USB 3.0 port and an HDMI-out port on the right side of the system and two USB 3.0 ports and a headset jack on the left.
The system is also packed with Nvidia’s GeForce Experience which serves as a dashboard for handling driver updates and GPU settings. It also includes features like Battery Boost which offers intense gaming performance when the system runs on battery power.
With an Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M and 3GB of dedicated memory, the system also offers improved battery life, which would last for approximately about 4 hours 52 minutes.
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by techtalks @TechTalks July 25, 2016 5:02 AM UTC