What gaming laptop should i get ? 4500-5000 dolars budget


Mar 20, 2015
Hey,I have an alienware 18 laptop right now which is a year old and buffed up to maximum specs.I had multiple motherboard issues and the repairs just got too much and they dont produce alienware 18 anymore so i couldnt go for a swap and my only option is a refund.Im in the middle of my academic year and i need a quick replacement of my machine with a similar specs or a better one.i have around 4500-5000 dolars budged to spend for a laptop.What are your suggestions ? I've came across origin and they seemed quite nice but again i am not very informed about the brands.
My current PC specs are

210-AAOW Alienware 18 BTX Base Mod 1 SR
203-46305 N00AW853 1 SR
338-BCIC Overclocked 4th Gen Intel(R)Core(TM)i7-4930MX Processor (8MB Cache, up to 4.3GHz w/ Turbo Boost) 1 SR
391-BBDS 18.4 inch (467.36mm) WLED FHD (1920 X 1080) TrueLife Display 1 SR
320-BBDZ Anodized Aluminum 1
340-ADGB Placemat English 1 SR 370-AANP 32GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz 1 SR
400-ACMZ 750GB 7200RPM SATA 6Gb/s + 80GB mSATA SSD Caching 1 SR
429-AAFS Slot-Loading Dual Layer Blu-ray Reader (BD-ROM, DVDRW, CD-RW) 1 SR
430-XYHQ Cyberlink Power DVD BD 1 SR
450-AAKK 330W A/C Adapter 1 SR
451-BBCB 8-cell Lithium Ion (86 wHr) Battery 1 SR
470-AATE UK 250V Power Cord 1 SR
490-BBHW Dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M with 4GB GDDR5 - NVIDIA SLI Enabled 1 SR
555-BBES 5G WiFi Broadcom 4352 802.11n/ac and Bluetooth 4.0 1 SR
555-BBJM Killer NIC 1420 802.11n/ac WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 (SAF) 1 SR
580-ABEQ Internal UK/Irish (QWERTY) Keyboard 1 SR
619-AAKB Operating System : Windows 8 64bit, English 1 SR
620-AALL Windows 8 /Pro OS Media MUI 1 SR
658-BBOI Resource DVD 1 SR 658-BBOJ Additional Software 1 SR
754-56825 Standard Service - 1 year of Next Business Day coverage included with your PC 1 SR
754-81456 1 Year NBD with Premium Phone Support 1 SR

PS ( i mainly use it for 3D modeling and graphic programs like LUMION3D,Cinema4d 3DSMAX and maya but i also play games like WoW from time to time)


Jul 30, 2014

You should probably buy something light like an MSI GS70 Stealth and then use the remaining money to build a gaming desktop.