RTX 3080 Laptop Deals: All the Models You Can Buy Right Now

RTX 3080 gaming laptops
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One of the most powerful gaming GPUs you can get in a laptop today, Nvidia’s RTX 3080 and 3080 Ti boost clocks up to 1,710 MHz (depending on TGP), up to 16GB of GDDR6 memory and 6,144 CUDA cores.

However, as these are high-end chips, not every laptop is available with one. That’s why we’re rounding up sales on the major-brand RTX 3080 / RTX 3080 Ti laptops you can buy (in the U.S. anyway) below, along with links to where you can buy them.

There are so many promotions and it's difficult to separate the hype from the actual bargains. That's why we've done the legwork below. 

RTX 3080 Gaming Laptop Deals

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Acer Predator Triton 500 SE:  now $2,499 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Acer Predator Triton 500 SE: now $2,499 at Amazon (opens in new tab) (was $2,999)
The pairing of an Intel Alder Lake 12th Gen i9-12900H CPU and Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti in a 16-inch laptop provides the power to create, and to game. With 32GB of LPDDR5 RAM, a 1TB Gen4 SSD, and Wi-Fi 6E we have plenty of resources at our fingertips. The 16-inch WQXGA (2560 x 1600) 240Hz IPS display provides rich colors and a fast refresh rate. 

Alienware RTX 3080 Laptops

Dell / Alienware offers RTX 3080 GPUs as an option on several different systems, including the Alienware m17 R4 (opens in new tab), along with the Alienware X15 (opens in new tab) and Alienware X17 (opens in new tab). At press time, the m17 R4 was not available on Dell.com with the RTX 3080 option (though it has offered it in the past), which is a shame because that model has a speedy 150-watt TGP (total graphics power) for its 3080. All models on Dell.com appear to be in stock with ship dates of about a month from now.

Alienware X15 R2 (RTX 3080 Ti): now $2,499 at Dell (opens in new tab)

Alienware X15 R2 (RTX 3080 Ti): now $2,499 at Dell (opens in new tab) (was $3,331)   
This high-end configuration comes standard with a 12th Gen, Core i9-12900H and an RTX 3080 Ti.  It also sports a 1TB NVMe SSD, 240Hz QHD screen, and 32GB of RAM. 

Alienware m15 R7 (RTX 3080 Ti):  now $2,999 at Dell (opens in new tab)

Alienware m15 R7 (RTX 3080 Ti): now $2,999 at Dell (opens in new tab) (was $2,999)
This config comes with a Ryzen 9 6900HX CPU, a 1TB SSD, and 32GB of RAM on top of its RTX 3080 Ti. It features a 2K display that runs at 240 Hz. 

Razer RTX 3080 Laptops

Razer offers a really wide variety of RTX 3080-powered gaming laptops, with sizes ranging from 14 to 17 inches. On Razer's site, you'll find no less than 11 different SKUs (opens in new tab) with RTX 3080 inside. However, as of this writing, only five are in stock on Razer.com. These include the Razer Blade 14 (opens in new tab) with a Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU and QHD screen and the Razer Blade 15 Advanced (opens in new tab) with a 4K OLED screen and Core i9-11900H CPU. These are our favorite configs: 

Razer Blade 15 (RTX 3080 Ti): now $3,099 at Razer (opens in new tab)

Razer Blade 15 (RTX 3080 Ti): now $3,099 at Razer (opens in new tab) (was $3,699)
This flagship Razer 15 Blade features all the latest hardware including an RTX 3080ti, Intel Core i7-12800H CPU, 32GB of DDR5 RAM (4800MHz), and a 1TB SSD, along with a 360Hz FHD display.   

Asus RTX 3080 Laptops

Asus makes a slew of gaming laptops under both its Republic and Gamers (ROG) and TUF Gaming lines. However, if you're looking for an RTX 3080 laptop from Asus, you're most likely to find it in the form of either the ROG Strix Scar or ROG Zephyrus models. 

Available in 15 and 17-inch sizes, the Strix Scar is designed to target competitive gamers or anyone who values a high refresh rate most of all. The Scar 15, for example, is available with a 300 Hz panel. The thinner and more attractive Zephyrus is no slouch either, sporting a 165 Hz panel.

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 Ultra Slim: now $1,664 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 Ultra Slim: now $1,664 at Amazon (opens in new tab) (was $2,099)
With a 15.6-inch 165Hz QHD display, an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card, AMD Ryzen 9 5900HS processor, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and a 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD, this laptop packs a lot of power into its ultra-slim frame.
(model -GA503QS-BS96Q)

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (RTX 3080): now $2,949 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (RTX 3080): now $2,949 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
One of the lighter 15-inch RTX 3080 laptops around, the ROG Zephyrus 15 weighs a mere 4.4 pounds. This config comes with a Ryzen 9 5900HS CPU, 32GB of RAM, a 1TB SSD and a 165 HZ, 2560 x 1440 display panel. 

Asus ROG Strix Scar 15 (RTX 3080) Gaming Laptop: now $2,099 at Newegg (opens in new tab)

Asus ROG Strix Scar 15 (RTX 3080) Gaming Laptop: now $2,099 at Newegg (opens in new tab) (was $2,399)
This config of the Asus ROG Strix Scar 15 Gaming Laptop has an AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU and an RTX 3080 GPU. RAM sits at 16GB and storage at 1TB, plus this laptop has a 300 Hz IPS display.

MSI RTX 3080 Laptops

MSI has a huge lineup of RTX 3080 laptops, including entries in its Leopard, Stealth and Raider lines. Opt for the Stealth line if you want something thinner and lighter or the Leopard if you want something a little bit less expensive. Whatever you choose, you'll find lots of great features such as high-speed USB ports and Wi-Fi 6E connectivity.

MSI GP66 Leopard (RTX 3080) gaming laptop: now $1,999 at Best Buy (opens in new tab)

MSI GP66 Leopard (RTX 3080) gaming laptop: now $1,999 at Best Buy (opens in new tab) (was $2,799)
This configuration offers a 15.6-inch FHD display with a 240Hz refresh rate, alongside an Intel Core i7-11800H CPU, RTX 3080 GPU laptop GPU, 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 1TB NVMe SSD. 

MSI Vector GP66: now $2,019 at Newegg (opens in new tab)

MSI Vector GP66: now $2,019 at Newegg (opens in new tab) (was $2,599)
This impressively specced Vector GP66 from MSI has a  15.6-inch 165Hz QHD screen, Intel's 12th Gen Core i9-12900H CPU, the powerful Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti GPU, a massive  32GB of DDR5 RAM, and a 1TB NVMe SSD.  
(model-Vector GP66 12UHSO-673)

Gigabyte RTX 3080 Laptops

Gigabyte has a couple of different RTX 3080 laptops. The Aorus 15 and 17 are designed for gamers, with the 15P specifically offering a higher GPU boost clock and more video RAM than most RTX 3080 implementations. The Aero has a more subtle design, but packs in a 4K AMOLED display.  

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Stewart Bendle is a deals writer at Tom's Hardware. A firm believer in “Bang for the buck” Stewart likes to research the best prices for hardware and build PCs that have a great price for performance ratio.

  • venser
    At least 60% of Tom's Hardware news articles are ads
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  • MarioAndLuigiPlumbing
    You should have put Eluktronics on your list. Why is it always the big guys and no love for the small vendors?
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  • sycoreaper
    Buy Gigabyte if you want a product from a company that is on its last leg.

    Asus (when I had mine) was well built but poorly designed and performed poorly.

    While not as well built (sturdy), I find my HP Omen to perform incredibly well. Glad I traded the Zephyrus for the Omen. Omen has two upgradable RAM slots and two nvme slots. Cooling is phenomenal. It's not a 3080 but the 3070 is sufficient for what I play.
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  • Heat_Fan89
    MarioAndLuigiPlumbing said:
    You should have put Eluktronics on your list. Why is it always the big guys and no love for the small vendors?
    Because they are really Scalpers and not retailers that use Bots to resell on places like Amazon. The same Omen 30L desktop I purchased from Amazon for $1999, those guys are selling it for $3499. That’s a $1500 markup.
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  • kyzarvs
    As I said last week on the 3070 article. What about Medion - I'm really happy with my Beast (apart from the name - that's a bit naff) - solid metal chassis, nice screen, 2xnvme, speakers aren't great but it's very thin and light for a 17".
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  • sciophobia
    sycoreaper said:
    Buy Gigabyte if you want a product from a company that is on its last leg.

    Asus (when I had mine) was well built but poorly designed and performed poorly.

    While not as well built (sturdy), I find my HP Omen to perform incredibly well. Glad I traded the Zephyrus for the Omen. Omen has two upgradable RAM slots and two nvme slots. Cooling is phenomenal. It's not a 3080 but the 3070 is sufficient for what I play.

    MSI's stealth series has had two NVM.e slots for years now as well. Agree that two NVM.e slots are a must. Good choice.
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  • sycoreaper
    sciophobia said:
    MSI's stealth series has had two NVM.e slots for years now as well. Agree that two NVM.e slots are a must. Good choice.

    Unfortunately cutting down on upgradable slots seems to be an increasing trend.
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  • publicq
    The Alienware X15 R2 price is incorrect. $2149 is the price for the RTX 3060 / i7-12700H model. The RTX 3080 ti / i9-12900H model is $3449.
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