Best gaming laptop deals in February 2023: Cheap Alienware, Razer, Asus laptops and more

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The best gaming laptop deals pack plenty of power at a whole range of affordable price points — from bargain-basement systems to the top-of-the-range. 

That includes RTX 3080 gaming laptops for under £1,800, an RTX 3070 system at the same price you'd expect for RTX 3060 laptops, and a shock saving on a brand new 12th Gen Intel gaming rigs.

Of course, there are plenty of so-called "savings" that are not really worthwhile discounts, but that's where we come in, to find the last scraps of stock that retailers are clearing out and the price cuts they don't want you to know about.

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Gaming Laptops Under £1,000

Dell G15: was £899 (opens in new tab)

Dell G15: was £899 now £599 @ Dell (opens in new tab)
Inside, you'll find a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 120Hz display, AMD Ryzen 5 6600H CPU, 8GB RAM and Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3050 GPU with 4GB of graphics memory. For storage and transferring files, there's a speedy 512GB SSD on board. 

Gigabyte G5 (RTX 3060): was £979 (opens in new tab)

Gigabyte G5 (RTX 3060): was £979 now £799 @ eBuyer (opens in new tab)
Packing plenty of power into a shockingly affordable package, Gigabyte’s G5 sports a 10th gen Intel Core i5 CPU, GeForce RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB GDDR6, 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 512GB M.2 SSD. Up top for peak performance on the go is a 15.6-inch FHD 144Hz display and comfortable keyboard.

Acer Nitro 5 (RTX 3060): was £949 (opens in new tab)

Acer Nitro 5 (RTX 3060): was £949 now £749 @ Costco (opens in new tab)
Now £200 off at CostCo the Acer Nitro 5 is one of the best gaming laptop deals around. It packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 144Hz display, AMD Ryzen 5 5600H GPU, 8GB of RAM, and RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB of dedicated memory. A 512GB PCIe SSD provides fast and ample file storage. 

MSI Katana GF66 with RTX 3060:  was £1,099 now £899 @ Overclockers (opens in new tab)

MSI Katana GF66 with RTX 3060: was £1,099 now £899 @ Overclockers (opens in new tab)
The discount may be small, but this is an insanely good price for a gaming laptop with these specs! It packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 144Hz display, Intel Core i7-11800H CPU, 16GB RAM and Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB of graphics memory. For storage and transferring files, there's a speedy 512GB SSD onboard.

Gaming Laptops Under £2,000

Dell G15: was £1,199 (opens in new tab)

Dell G15: was £1,199 now £1,099 @ Dell (opens in new tab)
Inside, you'll find a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 120Hz display, AMD Ryzen 7 6800H CPU, 16GB RAM and Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3060 GPU with 6GB of graphics memory. For storage and transferring files, there's a speedy 1TB SSD on board. 

New Alienware m15 R7: was £1,798 (opens in new tab)

New Alienware m15 R7: was £1,798 now £1,708 @ Dell (opens in new tab)
The brand spanking new Alienware m15 R7 is already being discounted with this £90 saving! Up top, there's a 15.6-inch FHD display with 165Hz refresh rate, while keeping things running smoothly under the bonnet is an AMD Ryzen 7 6800H CPU, RTX 3060 GPU, 16GB RAM and a 512GB SSD.

New Alienware m17 R5 AMD: was £2,399 (opens in new tab)

New Alienware m17 R5 AMD: was £2,399 now £1,399 @ Dell (opens in new tab)
This 17-inch beast packs an AMD Ryzen 7 6800HX CPU, RTX 3070 Ti GPU, 16GB DDR5 RAM and a 1TB M.2 SSD. Alongside this, the 1080p display with 165Hz refresh rate makes this prime for competitive gaming — especially with a grand off!

Asus ROG Strix G15 Gaming Laptop: was £1,699 (opens in new tab)

Asus ROG Strix G15 Gaming Laptop: was £1,699 now £1,399 @ Overclockers
(opens in new tab)With a £200 discount, this powerful Asus ROG Strix G15 gaming laptop is worth grabbing. In our Asus ROG Strix G15 review, we praise its great overall and gaming performance and excellent 10+ hour battery life. The laptop in this deal has a 15.6-inch (2560 x 1440) 165Hz display, AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU, AMD R9-5900HX GPU, 16GB of RAM, and 1TB SSD.

Gaming Laptops Under £3,000

Jason England
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Jason brings a decade of tech and gaming journalism experience to his role as a writer at Laptop Mag. He takes a particular interest in writing articles and creating videos about laptops, headphones and games. He has previously written for Kotaku, Stuff and BBC Science Focus. In his spare time, you'll find Jason looking for good dogs to pet or thinking about eating pizza if he isn't already.