Top 10 best Gaming laptops under $1000

By | October 30, 2014
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There are verity of range of notebooks available according to your need and budget. All the best at their place. Here we gonna dig out little to get some of the best range of gaming laptops that carry price tag under $1000. A normal user can compromise with money or with the hardware specs but a gamer always try to get the best one to play all the high definition games smoothly.

You can also directly move over to the Amazon and can search for the required laptop but there it will be difficult for your distinguish the best one compared to another. Even they list all the laptop having the price range under your budget. But here I have listed only best reviewed gaming laptops under $1000.

Top 10 best Gaming laptops under $1000

1. MSI GP70 LEOPARD-010; 9S7-175A12-010 17.3-Inch Laptop

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MSI is the brand most gamers have grown fond of as among the industry leaders in gaming laptops. A sub-$1000 laptop that excels as a serious gamer’s workstation can be had for around $899 at Amazon with the MSI P70 LEOPARD-010 and 9S7-175A12-010. The models sport a gorgeous non-reflective 17.3-inch display with full HD resolution (1920 x 1080) driven by a class 2 NVidia GeForce GT840M with its dedicated 2GB DDR3 video RAM.

Powered by a 4th generation Haswell dual core Intel Core i5-4200M clocked at 2.5 GHz and up to 3.1GHz with Turbo Boost and supported by an 8GB DDR3L RAM at 1600 MHz, it comes pre installed with the Windows 8.1 OS.

  • 1TB SATA hard drive running at 7200 RPM
  • Ÿ4x Speakers with headset amp
  • ŸSuperMulti DVD writer optical drive
  • ŸSD Card reader
  • ŸWireless data connectivity options: Bluetooth 4.0; Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/

2. MSI Computer Corp. GP60 LEOPARD-009 15.6-Inch Laptop

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Going to a smaller screen at 15.6 inches but with a more powerful CPU, you have this MSI GP60 Leopard which, at $999, is powered by the 4th generation Haswell quad core Intel Core i4-4700HQ clocked at 3.2 GHz that could go up to 3.4GHz with Turbo Boost. LED backlit 15.6-inch display with full HD (1920 x 1080) is powered by the same NVidia GeForce GT840M that gives it enough gaming muscle to handle most of the 2014 game release at medium game setting at a lower resolution (1280 x 720 or lower).

  • 8GB DDR3L (low power) SDRAM expandable to 16GB
  • Ÿ750GB SATA hard drive running at 7200 RPM
  • ŸStereo Speakers with headset amp
  • ŸSuperMulti DVD writer optical drive
  • ŸSD Card reader

3. MSI GE60 Apache Pro-003 15.6-Inch Laptop

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This MSI GE60 Apache Pro sports a 15.6-inch LED backlit display with full HD (1920 x 1080). Powered by the 4th-gen quad core Haswell Intel Core i7-4700HQ clocked at 3.2GHz able to run this year’s powerful PC games like Call of Duty, Battlefield 4, BioShock Infinite and more easily on high graphics mode. See other specs of this power packed device below:

  • 8GB DDR3L (low power) SDRAM expandable to 16GB
  • Ÿ1TB SATA hard drive running at 7200 RPM
  • ŸStereo Speakers with headset amp
  • ŸSuperMulti DVD writer optical drive
  • ŸAdditional 2 mSATA slots for additional dives or 2 Solid State Drives

4. Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p

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This range of IdeaPad specially made for games to offer smooth and better gaming experience in this range. Lenovo offers 15.6 inches of Full HD display powered by a reliable Intel i7 processor. However the market price of this device is quite more than we are looking but I am sure you get great deal at Hopefully you will get this device at just $899. Look at the features below:

  • Intel Core i7 (2.4 GHz) CPU
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT750M graphics card
  • Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution
  • 8GB RAM

5. ASUS Vivobook V551LB-DB71T 15.6-Inch HD Touchscreen Laptop

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This Asus Vivobook takes center stage as an outstanding value gaming laptop at its price. Its Class 2 NVidia GT740M graphics engine with its own 2GB DDR3 video RAM dives the 15.6-inch LED backlit capacitive touchscreen display with medium HD resolution (1366 x 768).

  • Ÿ1TB SATA hard drive running at 5400 RPM
  • ŸDVD reader/writer optical drive
  • ŸSD Card Reader
  • ŸHD Webcam
  • ŸWireless data connectivity options: Bluetooth 4.0; Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
  • ŸWired Data Connectivity: USD 2.0 (1 port), USB 3.0 (2 ports)

6. Acer Aspire V3-772G-9829 17.3-Inch Laptop

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Aspire V3-772G is designed with the 4th generation Haswell Intel Core i7-4702MQ clocked at 2 GHz (with Turbo Boost up to 3.2 GHz) and enjoying a game performance boost with its 6 MB Cache. It is backed by an 8GB DDR3 RAM. But what qualifies this Aspire model as a powerful gaming laptop is its Class 2 category NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M Graphics driving a gorgeous 17.3-inch full-HD (1920 x 1080) LED-backlit display.

7. Acer Aspire V3-772G-9653

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Acer Aspire V3-772G-9653 powered by Intel’s 4th generation Haswell quad core i7-4702MQ clocked at 2.2G Hz (3.2 GHz with Turbo Boost) and supported by an 8GB DDR3 system RAM expandable to 32 GB over 4 SODIMM sockets, this Aspire VR-722G-0653 brings full HD resolution (1920 x 1080) on a 17.3-inch LED backlit display driven by a powerful Class 1 NVidia GeForce GTX 760M with a dedicated 2GB video RAM.

8. Sager NP8235 (Clevo P151SM1)

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This is a customizable laptop and its base variant starts from $1000, the configuration of base device starts with a 15.6-inch anti-glare matte LED backlit screen sporting the Full HD display. It comes with the latest Intel HM87 chipset that is perfect for 4th-gen Haswell quad core processors, starting with the i7-4700MQ and 6 GB DDR3 system RAM that can be expandable up to 32 GB DDR3 on 4 SODIMM sockets. Tough the brand name is quite unknown for you but see the specs and features that you can’t get on other device at the same range. The main thing which I like about this laptop is its customizatizable feature, suppose anytime if you feel lack of RAM on your laptop or any game requires more memory, instead of looking of another laptop, just change the memory that;s it.



Its impossible to think that in electronics category Samsung is not there, starting from home appliances to smartphones everywhere. Here also Samsung is ready to offer gamers a perfectly configured laptop with all new latest configuration. This laptop from Samsung is powered by 3rd generation Intel Core i7 3635QM running at 2.4 GHz which can be overclocked to 3.4 GHz using Turbo Boost technology coupled by an 8GB DDR3 system RAM memory with 4GB on board and another 4GB module on the single SODIMM socket.

It also features 15.6-inch LED backlit display has a 10-finger sensing touchscreen capability while sporting full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 powered by a Class 2 AMD Radeon HD 8770M with 1GB of video RAM.

10. Toshiba Satellite S55t-A5277 Touchscreen Notebook

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Toshiba Satellite is powered by the 4th generation Haswell Intel Core i7 4700MQ clocked at 2.4 GHz (up to 3.4 GHz with Turbo Boost) and comes with a 12GB DDR3 system memory upgradable to 16GB over two SODIMM sockets. Its 15.6-inch LED backlit touchscreen display uses the famous Toshiba TruBrite display technology and has a modest HD resolution of 1366 x 768. Its graphics engine is the Class 2 category NVidia GeForce GT 740M which enables it to play most of the demanding RPG and FSP games released over the last two years seamlessly at medium to high game detail settings at the default resolution.