Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience in a portable package. Many also offer stylish designs, desktop-quality keyboards and the ability to use high-end VR headsets. Based on our extensive testing, which includes playing several top titles, here are the best gaming laptops you can buy.
Latest News and Updates (August 2018)
- Our new top overall pick is the Alienware 17 R5, which improves on Alienware's beastly flagship with even more customizable LED lighting and a revamped design that stays quieter and cooler.
- Our review of the Dell G7 15 gaming laptop is live. See how this sub-$1,000 notebook stacks up to the competition.
- Looking for new games to play? Check out our roundup of the best PC games.