Laptop Mag Benchmarks Graphics Performance

Laptops with the Best Graphics Performance

If you want to play games or do media editing, having a speedy graphics processor helps. We use 3DMark Fire Strike, a synthetic benchmark, to measure each laptop's overall graphics prowess. The leaders are below.

Product 3DMark Fire Strike Rating Price (As Tested) Starting Price
Acer Predator 21 X 18273 4
out of 5
$8,999
From $8,999
Newegg
MSI GT75VR Titan Pro 15612 4
out of 5
$2,699
From $2,699
Newegg
Asus ROG G752VS OC Edition (2017) 14385 4
out of 5
$2,499
From $2,499
Best Buy
Razer Blade Pro (2017) 14120 4.5
out of 5
$3,999
From $3,999
Best Buy
Asus ROG Zephyrus 13891 4
out of 5
$2,699
From $2,699
Amazon
Lenovo Legion Y920 13803 4
out of 5
$2,099
From $2,099
Lenovo
MSI GE73VR 7RF Raider 13688 3.5
out of 5
$1,949
From $1,949
Newegg
Gigabyte 57Xv7 13550 3.5
out of 5
$1,799
From $1,799
Newegg
Acer Predator Triton 700 13528 3
out of 5
$2,999
From $2,999
Acer
Alienware 15 R3 13523 4
out of 5
$1,199
From $1,199
Dell Home
HP Omen 17 12994 4
out of 5
$1,899
From $1,899
HP
MSI WT73VR 7RM 12591 4
out of 5
$4,599
From $4,599
B & H Photo
MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro (2017) 12587 3.5
out of 5
$2,399
From $2,399
Amazon
Gigabyte Aero 15X 12442 4
out of 5
$2,199
From $2,199
Newegg
Lenovo ThinkPad P71 12294 4
out of 5
$1,259
From $1,259
Lenovo
Acer Predator 17 X (2017) 11502 4
out of 5
$2,999
From $2,999
Amazon
Acer Predator 17x (2016) 10870 4
out of 5
$2,799
From $2,799
Amazon
MSI WS63VR 7RL 10444 4
out of 5
$3,099
From $3,099
Newegg
Acer Predator Helios 300 (17-inch) 10240 4
out of 5
$1,357
From $1,357
Amazon

Other Benchmarks

  • Highest Resolution Screens - Screen resolutions that are higher than 1920 x 1080 (1080p).
  • Weight - Laptops that weigh 3.5 pounds or less.
  • Battery Life - Machines that lasted over 9 hours on our test.
  • Graphics Performance - Systems that achieved a high score on the 3DMark Fire Strike benchmark.
  • Hard Drive Speed - Reads and writes files the fastest with their hard drives or SSDs.
  • Overall Performance - Strongest scores on Geekbench 4, which measures overall system speed.
  • Productivity Performance - Top processor speed as measured by the Laptop Spreadsheet Macro test.
  • Display Brightness - The most luminous displays have a brightness of 300 nits or higher.
  • Color Gamut - The most vibrant laptop screens can reproduce at least 95 percent of the sRGB color gamut.