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
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI (2017) 22494 4.5
out of 5
$5,399
From $5,399
Amazon
Acer Predator 21 X 18273 4
out of 5
$8,999
From $8,999
Newegg
Asus ROG G701VI 15812 4
out of 5
$3,499
From $3,499
Amazon
Aorus X7 v6 15003 4
out of 5
$2,499
From $2,499
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
HP Omen 17 2016 12665 4
out of 5
$1,468
From $1,468
Newegg
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.