Update December 28 at 1:30 p.m. ET: This deal was so popular that it sold out, however, you can get the HP Victus with RTX 3050 Ti GPU for $799 at HP ($200 off).
The new HP Victus 16 gaming laptop is priced to move at Best Buy today. So if you're shopping around for a new rig, you don't want to miss this incredible value.
Best Buy currently offers the HP Victus 16 RTX 3050 Laptop for $649. Typically, it sells for $899, so that's $250 in savings. This is a great price for this configuration and one of the best gaming laptop deals you can get.
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HP Victus 16 RTX 3050 Laptop (Intel): was $899 now $649 @ Best Buy
Now $250 off, the HP Victus 16 is one of the best gaming laptops for the money. For just under $650, you get 11th Gen Intel Core and Nvidia GeForce RTX 30 graphics power. This machine packs a 16.1-inch (1920 x 1080) display, 2.7-GHz Intel Core i5-11400H 6-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD. For graphics handling, it houses an RTX 3050 GPU with 4GB of dedicated memory.
HP manufactures many of the industry's best laptops from budget Chromebooks to premium machines. The Victus 16 is among the brand's new line gaming-specific PCs.
The laptop in this deal packs a 16.1-inch (1920 x 1080) display, 2.7-GHz Intel Core i5-11400H 6-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD. For graphics handling, it houses an RTX 3050 GPU with 4GB of dedicated memory.
If you prefer an AMD CPU, the Ryzen 5-charged HP Victus 16 is on sale for $859 ($100 off) at Amazon.
While we didn't test this laptop, Best Buy's HP Victus 16 review ratings average 5 out of 5 stars. Satisfied customers have good things to say about its performance, graphics, speed and thermal management.
We expect the Victus 16's performance to be on par with similar configuration gaming notebooks like the Dell G5 and Acer Nitro 5. And whether you're gaming, or streaming movies, the laptop's dual speakers Bang & Olufsen speakers provide rich, authentic sound.
Weighing in at 5.4 pounds and 14.5 x 10.2 x 0.9 inches, the Victus is a fairly light 16-inch laptop. It's the same weight class as the Dell G5 (5.5 pounds, 14.4 x 10 x 0.9 inches) and Acer Nitro 5 (5.3 pounds, 14.3 x 10 x 0.9 inches).
At $250 off, the HP Victus is an incredible value for anyone looking for an affordable RTX 3050 laptop. There's no telling how long this deal lasts, so don't hesitate to snag the HP Victus for a stellar price.
HP Victus 16 RTX 3050 Laptop (Ryzen): was $959 now $859 @ Amazon
If you want an AMD gaming laptop, save $100 on the Ryzen 5 HP Victus 16 at Amazon. It has a 16.1-inch (1920 x 1080) 145Hz display, 3.3-GHz AMD Ryzen 5 5600H 6-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3050 Ti GPU with 4GB of graphics memory does the heavy lifting.