Solved Best laptop for gaming Tags: Laptops Last response: January 26, 2013 10:21 PM in Laptop Tech Support Share all1ed January 16, 2013 1:19:19 AM 1. What is your budget? $1000 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15 or 17" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1920x1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Desktop replacemet. 5. How much battery life do you need? I dont care how long it lasts. I`m always near to a power source. 6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)? Yep. Starcraft II Dota II Heroes Of Newerth all of them on high. 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) Not much, considering i`ll use Microsoft office. 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? at least 500gb. 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. www.amazon.com www.tigerdirect.com www.newegg.com 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? As long as it lasts. 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? Normal Dvd writer I guess (To install windows 7 LOL) 12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons. I would preffer: (not in order) Samsung Lenovo Sony any other that`s not Toshiba Hp Compaq 13. What country do you live in? Chile, but travelling to USA. 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. I`m thinking in buying this one: http://www.amazon.com/Lenovo-59353260-Y580-15-6-Inch-La... or this one: http://www.amazon.com/Acer-Aspire-V3-771G-9809-17-3-Inc... What do you think? Thank you! More about : laptop gaming andrewcarr January 16, 2013 1:36:24 AM The Lenovo Y580 is by far the best laptop in that price range. m 0 l Hinzy January 16, 2013 6:03:45 AM A bit over your budget, but in the top 10 gaming laptops of 2013. http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2410368,00.asp m 0 l Related resources Which gaming laptop is the best? - Forum please suggest best laptop for gaming - Forum Best gaming-3d rendering laptop - Forum Best gaming laptop for $900 10/2014 - Forum Best portable "gaming" laptop - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer andrewcarr January 16, 2013 4:13:37 PM That is not better than a Y580. First it doesn't have a 1080 screen. Second it has a 650m not the 660m the Y580 has and it's only a 11.6 inch screen. m 0 l Best solution Derza10 January 16, 2013 4:31:00 PM This is the laptop you should get. http://shop.lenovo.com/SEUILibrary/controller/e/web/Len... $50 cheaper from their site... Free shipping and 1 year free skype premium... if you care about that lol. Share all1ed January 16, 2013 8:22:51 PM Hmm.. And what about the SSD? the amazon includes a 16 gig version of one.. is it worth it for $50 ? m 0 l Derza10 January 16, 2013 8:25:46 PM 16 gig isn't even enough for OS or ONE game lol... no save your $50. Edit: ahh its a 750gb HDD with a 16 GB ssd cache for $50 more vs a 1TB HDD... I would save $50 and get the 1TB. m 0 l all1ed January 16, 2013 8:31:21 PM Oh, k. I tought windows 7 didnt use more than the 16 gb. Any other laptop recommendation? m 0 l all1ed January 26, 2013 10:21:32 PM Best answer selected by all1ed. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest laptop brand worth $1000 for gaming? Forum SolvedWhat is best laptop gaming under 800$ Forum SolvedBest Gaming Laptop for $900/£600 ?? Forum Solvedwhats the best gaming/graphic design laptop i can get? for 1300 and under Forum SolvedBest Gaming Laptop for $800 or less Forum Solvedwhats the best laptop i can get for gaming and graphic design? Forum SolvedBest Gaming Laptop? Forum SolvedBest Gaming Laptop Forum Solvedbest gaming laptop under 1200 dollars Forum Solvedwhats the best budget gaming laptop Forum SolvedBest gaming laptop under £900 Forum SolvedBest laptop for gaming Forum SolvedIs my laptop best for gaming Forum SolvedBest Gaming Laptop for $1300/£790? Forum SolvedBest gaming laptop under 50k Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !