Best Gaming Laptop for 1100$


Jun 2, 2012
Okay so let me get this out of the way, I know that a "Gaming Laptop is a oxymoron". But I need something portable to play games such as Diablo 3.

1. What is your budget? 1100$

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14''-15.6''

3. What screen resolution do you want? Does not matter

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Does not matter

5. How much battery life do you need? Battery is not a huge concern for myself, I play plugged in usually.

6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)? Diablo 3 is the only game that I will be currently playing would like to be fluent on medium to high.

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) Does not matter

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? Does not matter

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Does not matter

10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? 3-4 Years

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? Any

12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons. I am a fan of Dell but open for all options.

13. What country do you live in? United States

14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. I will be attending graduate school and this laptop will need to last that length of time so I would like to be able to play Diablo 3 and able to web browse thats about it.