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Best gaming laptop deals in April 2021

Best gaming laptop deals in the UK
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When it comes to the best gaming laptop deals in the U.K., it’s all about finding the most power per pound (the currency not the unit of mass). The real value for the money comes with a rig that sports significant graphical prowess — the gems usually found in the last scraps of stock retailers are clearing out to make way for the newest models.

Struggling to find them? We can help! The deals can come and go quickly, but we’re good at sniffing out a worthy price cut and letting you know before anyone else.

Right now, as the transition to Nvidia’s RTX 30 Series graphics is well underway, there are some surprisingly great deals on outgoing hardware, budget laptops, and even those with the latest GPUs. 

This includes an MSI GF65 with RTX 3060 for under a grand, £50 off the latest Razer Blade 15, and a massive £300 off the Asus ROG Strix G15.

Best UK gaming laptop deals

Gaming Laptops Under £1,000

Medion Erazer: was £699 now £679 @ Box.co.uk
If you’re looking for the cheapest possible way to get started in the world of PC gaming on the go, this is the one to get. The Medion Erazer features an Intel Core i5-10300H CPU, a dedicated GTX 1650 GPU, 8GB DDR4 RAM and a 256GB NVMe SSD.View Deal

RTX 2060 gaming laptop for just £849

Lenovo Legion 5P: was £999 now £849.97 @ Currys PC World
The cheapest way to bag a gaming laptop with RTX 2060 graphics, this Lenovo Legion 5P configuration packs plenty of power into a slim, svelte chassis. Alongside the GPU, you'll find a beasty AMD Ryzen 7 4800H processor, 8GB DDR4 RAM and a 256GB SSD with a 144Hz 1080p display.View Deal

Acer Nitro 5: was £999 now £849 @ Currys PC World
The RTX 2060 is a GPU usually found in far more expensive gaming laptops, but now you can get one in this Acer Nitro 5 with an FHD at 120Hz display, an Intel Core i7 CPU, 8GB DDR4 RAM and a 256GB SSD.View Deal

Gaming Laptops Under £2,000

Dell G5 15: was £1,518 now £1,499 @ Dell
Dell’s G5 15 has a massive 15-inch, 1080p display up top with a 144Hz refresh rate. Pop open the bonnet, and you’ll find a 10th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU, a GeForce RTX 2070 GPU with 8GB GDDR6, 16GB of DDR4 RAM and a 1TB NVMe SSD.View Deal

Razer Blade 15 Base: was £2,399 now £1,949 @ Razer
We’re big fans of Razer’s Blade laptop line, and this latest base model with RTX 2070 GPU is no different. Alongside the 10th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD and a beautiful 4K display with 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut.View Deal

£300 off this RTX 3060 gaming laptop

MSI Stealth GS66: was £1,799 just £1,499 @ Currys PC World
A seriously good deal right here! Picked from the latest crop of RTX 30 series gaming laptops from MSI, the GS66 features a 3060 GPU, 10th gen Intel Core i7 CPU, 16GB DDR4, a 512GB M.2 SSD and, thanks to Currys PC World, a £300 price cut.View Deal

Lenovo Legion 7i: was £2,899 now £1,999 @ Box.co.uk
Heading to the top of the performance heap, this Lenovo Legion 7i offers an Intel Core i9-10980HK CPU, an RTX 2080 Super Max-Q GPU with 8GB GDDR6, a whopping 32GB of DDR4 RAM and a 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD.View Deal

Gaming Laptops Under £3,000

Razer Blade 15 Advanced: just £2,399 @ Razer
The latest and greatest from Razer, this Blade 15 crushes intense ray tracing with its RTX 3070 GPU with 8GB GDDR6 video memory, which pairs with the Intel Core i7-10875H CPU for pure power. Multitasking is dealt with by 16GB of DDR4 RAM and a 1TB SSD ensures your games load fast.View Deal

Alienware Area 51M R2: was £2,368 now £2,349 @ Dell
Taking a dip into Alienware's line of monster gaming rigs, the Area 51M R2 features a 10th gen Intel Core i9 processor, GeForce RTX 2060 GPU with 6GB GDDR6, 8GB DDR4 and a 256GB NVMe SSD.View Deal

Best places to find a gaming laptop deal in the UK

Want to shop around? Here are the best retailers we’ve found doing good gaming laptop deals round the clock.