Gaming Laptop

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  1. brdese

    Question Laptop Recommendations for gaming + some general use

    1. What is your budget? $1500 USD 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Between 15“-16” 3. What screen resolution do you want? At least 1920x1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? I’m not sure, I don’t have room for a desktop so I’ve never had...
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    Solved! Difference between storage in Laptop (Asus Rog Strix Scar 15 G533QS)

    Hello, I'm planning to buy the Asus Rog Strix Scar 15 GS533QS. I noticed there are two types of models that have differences in their storage. I'd like to ask the differences between "2 x 1TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD" and "2TB - 2 x 1TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD (Raid 0)"? I don't know what the Raid 0 means...
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    Solved! Best gaming laptop, laptop cooler and headset for me

    I am looking for 3 things: A gaming laptop that primarly is used to play black desert online remastered mode with all settings on An external laptop cooler A good headset which has good audio for games, the mic should be decent but the audio quality of the headset is more important For the...
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    Question Can I upgrade storage of the Razer Blade 15 Core i7 (2020)?

    Good afternoon! I've been considering getting a new laptop for myself, which I will be using for both productivity and gaming purposes and my top choice so far is the Razer Blade 15 Core i7 16GB 256GB SSD GTX 1660Ti 15.6" Win10 Home Gaming Laptop. Here is a link to it (which states all the...
  5. D

    Solved! Should I replace a 3-4 year motherboard for a gaming laptop (GL753VD; 7700hq, 1050-4GB)?

    I recently got a free laptop from a friend. It was an ASUS ROG Strix GL753VD with an I7-7700HQ and a GTX 1050 (4gb version). He said the motherboard is fried and would need to be fully replaced, but I am not sure if it would be worth it to replace. Would something like this that is four years...
  6. Adrian.H

    Solved! When will rtx 3000 series come to laptop. And how much should you pay for a gaming laptop now that has a pre gen gpu?

    How much should i be paying for an alienware m15 r2 with a rtx 2060 + i7 9750h?
  7. M

    Question Asus FX504GM Motherboard Parts

    Hello, I recently was sold a ASUS FX504GM and was told to be working fully however when it arrived it would not power on, i have experience and background in BGA reworks as i own a repair company in the UK that revolves around this type of repair, I have narrowed down the issue and i cannot...
  8. abramzayed123

    Solved! Dell Inspiron 15 GTX Value

    Hey. I have found a Dell Inspiron 15 from a 3rd party website that has a AMD 2GB 520 Graphics and Runs on Windows 10. (Unfortunately Im Unable To Contact Them) 1-How to know the GTX range for the Laptop? 2-Will I be able to play high end games without any lag? 3-Does it have a Backlit...
  9. 9amk

    Solved! Unrecognised port on my lenovo Y520

    Hi, Recently i have been thinking about making an gaming laptop monitor setup, where I connect my laptop to an external gaming monitor. so i have been looking around my laptop ports to see which cables i would need and i saw one that’s not listed on my laptop ports specs. i will attach a pic of...
  10. LeoLuca

    Question Laptop Keyboard Turns Off - Turns Back On When Any USB is Disconnected/Connected

    I have a ASUS GL503VM Laptop (ROG Strix) and it always has the following problem. I turn on the Laptop, entire my Windows PIN, and after the keyboard does not receive input for a few seconds, it becomes unresponsive. None of the keys work. The keyboard becomes responsive again when any USB...
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    Solved! Water spillage

    Hiya. So I had a bit of an awful morning. Woke up to my alarm, phone was on the floor, reached down to get it, water tipped and went everywhere. My laptop (razer blade 15) was shut and on the floor and it got a bit of water on, but not much, I wiped it down and it turned on was working fine, but...
  12. ryand18

    Question How much is this used laptop worth

    I'm planning on selling my Gaming laptop to buy a desktop but i'm not exactly sure how much it is worth and a friend told me to ask here It is an Acer Predator Helios 300. Model number: ph317-51-73E7 Specs are: 17.3 inch screen Gtx 1050ti Intel I7-7700HQ @ 2.8ghz 16gb ram 1128 GB storage (HDD)...
  13. AG95

    Question Recently bought helios 300 predator laptop gtx 1050 ti. Problem is it charges upto 100% and when i remove the charger it drops down to 99% instantly

    Recently bought helios 300 predator laptop gtx 1050 ti. Problem is it charges upto 100% and when i remove the charger it drops down to 99% instantly. Need help.
  14. WarrenCoulis

    Discussion When can we expect new Ryzen gaming laptop models?

    I didn't really have a reason to look up gaming laptops before because my laptop was still working, until now... It seems there are new AMD + Nvidia models coming out and they're from Asus. I'm particularly interested in the FX505DU model, which runs Ryzen 7 3750H and GTX 1660ti. After tons of...
  15. Yersinia Pestis

    Discussion Need an advise in choose between two gaming laptops

    Hi. Which laptop is better for gaming, Lenovo Legion Y530 81FV0002US (i5,1050ti,16) or Asus Rog G531GT-BI7N6 (i7,1650,8)?
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    2019 Computex Gaming laptop suggestion and discussion, i am looking for a powerful gaming laptop.

    I am looking forward a gaming laptop in 2019 computex computer show, I have spent a year saving money to buy a new Laptop. Do you have any suggestions for laptop brands or models? LED lighting effects, good quality, and powerful performance. I spend most of my time playing 3A games and Apex...
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    Need some advice regarding potential buy

    Hey lads So next year (around april) I'm going to Japan to study for about a year in one of their universities. Obviously I can't take my gaming PC with me.. I have a Macbook Pro 13 right now that I bought back in 2016 and I'm very happy about it. Since I'm a photographer and edit a lot and...
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    Question HP Omen 15 High CPU Temperature

    I brought a new gaming laptop a two to three weeks ago and recently playing call of duty black ops 3 and noticed that the cpu temperature is sometimes over 90c and can get to 95-99c range but less often Not too sure about this as seen on other HP Omen series that it's used to these kinds of...
  19. L

    Query Related To Gaming Laptop

    What is the best Gaming Laptop under 500$? Should be like long lasting and should support all type of gaming purpose. Please Suggest me the best one under these circumstances.
  20. anubiss

    Question I can't figure out how to change the keyboard colors on MSI GP26mVR 7RGX Leopard Pro

    I can't figure out how to change the keyboard colors on MSI GP26mVR 7RGX Leopard Pro
  21. D

    Solved! MSI running really hot

    Hello, I have an MSI Apache pro and when I'm idly browsing the internet my laptop gets seriously hot. To the point I'm burning my hand typing. It's currently running both fans, the GPU temps are 68 and 89 degrees and its in Green mode. I don't understand why its running so hot and loud while I'm...
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    Solved! Dell Inspiron 15-7559 Charger Port Damaged

    Hi and thanks for reading, I cracked the bezel of my Dell Inspiron 15 7559 which now prevents the charger from connecting ]to AND remaining in the port. I feel that the port might have been pushed deeper into the computer than it should be. I'm thinking that I'll have to open it up, re...
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    Solved! nvidia control panel missing

    Hi guys. I just got the new asus tuf mx505 GD or GE idk exactly its the 1060 model, i installed windows 10 pro , and when i install nvidia drivers i cant find nvidia control panel. I tried restart pc , update windows , update graphic card drivers , reinstall graphic card , disable / enable it...
  24. A

    recommendation for my upcoming laptop

    Excuse me. my name is Rifki. I live in Indonesia. I would like to have a recommendation for my upcoming laptop. I've seen a sticky thread in this forum, stating that I have to fill as many information as possible, so there won't be any more questions. Here they are: 1. What is your budget...
  25. M

    Fast Laptop Under $900

    Hello! I'm looking to get a new laptop for under $900. I'm looking for: 15 - 15.9" screen at 1080p 8th generation i5 or i7 CPU 1050Ti GPU SSD I found a couple laptops but wasn't sure if I could get a better one for a similar price. Can install an SSD on 1st one...
  26. L

    Laptops that DONOT get hot or sound like a plane?

    Is there a list anywhere of laptops for gaming that DONOT get as hot as the sun and sound like a jet engine starting up? Imo if it fails in these to categories it’s NOT fit for purpose and therefore cannot be classed as a gaming laptop, i don’t want to spend £2000 on a laptop to find it has...
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    Solved! I need a good laptop for maximum 1200 dollars. Anybody knows which ones match my requests?

    Hello. I'm going to go back to school in a few months and i need a good laptop. Unfortunately i haven't been able to find any that match my requirements. I was hoping somebody in here could help me out. Some requirements: - Price shouldn't be over 1200 dollars. (the lower the better of course)...
  28. C

    Help with purchasing a new laptop

    I've been doing some looking over the last few days and really just can't find anything that I think I'd be happy with. I'm a picky person and can't decide on practically anything without outside input so I figured I'd posit the question. Anyone have any recommendations for the best price to...
  29. K

    How much is my gaming laptop worth according to you?

    Hello there, Since I am no longer able to play video games with my gaming laptop, I am wondering if I am able to sell it for its parts so that I can buy (or at least allowing me to get together a budget faster) a gaming desktop pc. The laptop I have is an MSI GT72S 6QE Dominator Pro laptop...
  30. M

    Asus, Acer, MSI or Lenovo

    Im yet to buy a laptop but i have 4 choices Power - Asus with gtx1070 - Has more power than all of the products Durability - Lenovo - Better build quality but gtx 1060 Features and Battery Life - Acer - Tobii Eye tracking, fingerprint sensor, gtx 1060 and extra ssd space Size, Freebies and...
  31. J

    Can I swap out the GPU and/or the CPU in the alienware 15?

    So I am thinking of getting the alienware 15( over the helios 300 because someone told me that I can swap out the GPU and the CPU in that model (and it is supposed to have a lot better cooling) Could...
  32. J

    Worried about ordering the predator helios 300. Help!

    So I have been looking around for a gaming laptop for a month now and the predator Helios 300 (GTX 1060 6gb i7 7700HQ 16gb ram 256gb SSD) model really caught my eye. I have been keeping my crosshairs on it ever since and until graduation time when I graduate to pull the trigger(early summer). I...
  33. R

    Laptop for situation?? Suggestions?

    Hi, I'll give a brief at the top and a longer explanation below: So in short, I have a desktop that I have built with i5-6500, RX 480 CrossfireX, and 16GB with SSD & HDD. I will be going to college for Sport Management next year (Fall 2018) and I don't think I will bring my desktop. I think my...
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    Choosing a new Laptops

    I currently have the Macbook air 2015 edition, I am looking to get a new laptop. My University isn't very big on Apple, and they reccomend having a Windows laptop. So therefore I am going to be switching over The tricky part here is that i want a laptop that is functional for doing homework...
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    Solved! Laptop for university

    Hello everyone :) I am looking for a laptop around 800E , i want it for presentations (so VGA is a must !) , coding(Python,C,etc), a backlight keyboard would be nice Also i want it to play light games like lol, csgo etc Would be good if it has good battery life and is light. So i have 3 in mind...
  36. M

    Which laptop should i pick?

    So with my $1000 budget, im thinking of either the Asus ROG Strix GL753VD or the Asus FX502VM. Both are $999, here are specs. Asus Fx502vm: CPU Intel Core i7-6700HQ (4-core, 2.60-3.50 GHz, 6MB cache) RAM 8GB (1x 8096MB) – DDR4, 2133MHz GPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (3GB GDDR5) HDD/SSD 1TB HDD...
  37. D

    Time has come to an upgrade, need some guidance

    Hello all, I am a programmer that has been using my mac for a the past few years. I do IOS programming also a lot of windows VM software development from web to desktop applications. At the years I been using my mac has served me well with minor upgrades like HDD and memory. But as of now my...
  38. S

    Trying to find a laptop for sixth form

    I've been looking to get a laptop for a while now and I've hit a bit of a brick wall. There is one that I like the look of but i cannot find it anywhere: HP pavilion 15 ak002na I'm looking for one with a 1080p screen because I feel 768p is a little low. Here is one with the 768p screen...
  39. S

    Fast Laptop Randomly Starts To Run Games Laggy And Slow!!! (Please Help Me) <3

    So I have had this Toshiba p855-s5200 for a while now. The thing ran like a beast sometimes it would get (Call Of Duty Black Ops 2) To High Settings While Recording! But one day it just took a poop on me and it can't even run the game on low without recording? Here Is The Laptop...
  40. R

    Best Gaming Laptop

    Hey guys i will get straight to the point , thanks for any help in advance :) Budget:1500-1800$ Gaming resolution:full hd-1080p(1920x1080) Gaming Graphics - Mid-high (dont play at epic or ultra) ssd 128gb at least with hdd 500gb at least(total space 500gb+ with ssd for windows+1game at least)...
  41. T

    Is this a good pick for a gaming laptop? I'm not really aiming to play the top-grade games; but I think it'll suffice.
  42. R

    Should I buy a laptop with a 970m or with a 1060?

    Hello guys I have an important question I am off to uni in september (actually 28th of august) but here in the netherlands the new 10series laptops are way more expensive then in the US for example I saw the exact same specs on an msi laptop that on newegg was 1799 USD but here (in the...
  43. M

    have a plan change laptop from ASUS N56VB to ROG GL552

    hello guys im planning to change my laptop i bought 3 years ago(2013) its ASUS N56VB, i bought it around USD 923. i have my choice already, its ASUS ROG GL552 (VW,VX, etc will follow the situation) its aroun 930-1500 USD (depends di series, JW, VW, etc) my question is, is that worth it ? ASUS...
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    Putting Humpty Dumpty (Asus G2S-B1) back together again (special tools for blue cable?)

    I bought an Asus G2S-B1 several years ago. The touch pad eventually broke, and being younger, I was careless enough to open it and remove all the screws/monitor. I just decided a couple days ago that I'm going to put it back together even though I can't locate a replacement for the touch pad...
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    Should I wait for the new GTX1080m or 1070m Pascal Series? Really need some advice.

    I was thinking if I could seek all of your advice on a predicament. I am thinking of getting a gaming laptop. Been thinking that for quite a while because I have to be going overseas soon for around 5 or 6 months for my exchange. So, moving my current rig is not possible. So I went ahead to...
  46. J

    Asus ROG G752 vs MSI GT72S?

    HI there, I'll be going on holiday to China in a months to two or so for an extended stay of around 4-5 months before going back to university where I'll be staying away from home. So I want to purchase a gaming laptop for all of this and I have looked around and found that most review sites...
  47. M

    I was wondering if this laptop meets the requirements for the Elgato HD60

    I was thinking about buying an Elgato HD60 and my laptop doesnt meet the requirements so i was looking at this laptop online and i think it meets the requirements but im not sure so could someone help me out a little. Laptop Im Looking at:
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    Gaming Laptop Running Games in VERY low fps and generally slow

    I have a MSI GS60 2PC laptop. Its specs are: Processor: Intel Core I7-4700HQ CPU @ 2.40 GHz RAM: 16.0 GB System type: 64-bit Operating system, x64-based processor Windows edition: Windows 8.1 Pro Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M Primary Drive: Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB Before a month or so...
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    Brand new laptop randomly freezes

    I bought my new laptop 1 month ago, it's an MSI GE72QD Apache Pro. My OS is Windows 10. It worked perfectly fine until a week ago. While I was playing League of Legends having Team Speak open the audio just randomly started to get slower and slower. Everyone started to sound like robots. At...
  50. M

    Gaming laptop for 1500$

    Hello I am looking to buy a new gaming laptop for maximum 1500$ What interest me is Asus Rog but I am confused on which one to get. So I need your help and recommendation about which is the best asus rog i can buy under or equal 1500$ My main focus is 17 inch screen, a 6th gen processor, 16...
  51. A

    Looking to buy a new gaming laptop

    So basically as the title says.... I currently live in UK and have thoughts of buying a new gaming laptop. Been looking on MSI for a while now but need a professional/experienced people suggestions and answers Maximum i would want to spend is 1200£ Laptop will be used for a gaming, mostly for...
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    ASUS N551VW vs Lenovo Y700

    Hi guys, i'm gonna make it short for Gaming and Engineering softwares purposes which one? Asus N551 VW (Multi-Media Series) Intel Core i7 6700HQ - GTX 960M 4G GDDR5 - RAM 8G DDR4 - 4K - 1T 7200RPM + 128.SSD - 15 inch Lenovo Y700 (Gaming Series) Intel Core i7 6700HQ - GTX 960M 4G GDDR5 - RAM...
  53. R

    Looking for a new laptop....I need a little help

    I have a slightly old 2009 laptop from hp, and am thinking of getting a upgrade. I have definitely done my homework on this because I have some specific parts I'm looking for. 17 inch screen i7-6700hq or better 8gb of ram or better A ssd + hard drive config (at least 1tb) Nvidia GTX 970m...
  54. LucaFire

    Asus ROG Gaming Laptop Sleeping Problems

    My Laptop: Asus ROG GL551JW-WH71(WX) 15.6" Gaming Laptop Computer ( Problem Description: So starting from the very beginning my laptop has had some problems with crashing and such. I've opened threads that have dealt with the problems (located here:
  55. U

    Gaming Laptop Vs Gaming Desktop + Cheap Laptop

    Hey guys, I've got a budget of around £1000 and am in need of a new laptop. I currently have a Sony VGN-AR61S which is getting very long in the tooth. I also have a desktop which is really showing its age (Intel Pentium G620 2.6ghz CPU, AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series GPU, 2gb RAM). I want to run the...
  56. J

    Asus g501jw vs Dell inspiron 7759

    The specs are as follow: Asus g501 Intel Core i7-4720HQ (4-cores, 2.60 - 3.60 Ghz, 6mb chas) 12GB (1x 4096MB + 1x 8192MB) - DDR3, 1600Mhz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M (4GB GDDR5) 256GB SSD, i will add 1tb hdd for storage 15.6" (39.62 sm.) - 3840x2160 (4? UHD), IPS matte Dell isnpiron 7759 Intel...
  57. C

    Looking for a 1000-12000 Laptop for School(Computer Science)

    Hey :pt1cable: I am a computer science student. I do not only programm but also heavily use programs like Photoshop or Premiere Pro. I will buy a PC around 1000-1200 !Euros! at christmas It can be around 15-17 Inches. Battery life should be decent, as good as possible without sacrificing...
  58. G

    Gigabyte gaming laptop worth buying?

    Hi I'm looking to buy a laptop that can perform at the max for the lowest price and I found this gem Model Brand GIGABYTE Model P35Xv3-CF5 Quick Info Operating System Windows 8.1 64-Bit CPU Intel Core i7-4710HQ 2.5 GHz Screen 15.6"...
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    Buying a gaming laptop for this blk friday sale or wait til next April

    Hi, I'm trying to buy a new gaming laptop since mine is already like 3 years old and running gtx460m which can only run fallout4 at lowest setting at about 25fps So, I was looking on newegg and I found thjs open boxed one thats rocking a gtx 980m...
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    Acer V Nitro V15 VN7-592G vs VN7-591G

    Going to buy a gaming laptop this week (yeah i know its black friday), and im almost certain my choice falls on a acer V nitro. The store offers two different models of the one im looking for with some different specs. Just want some help on picking the best one. It is going to be a laptop I use...