Best Gaming Laptops by Price To Performance

The best gaming laptops available in 2021 are often a perfect solution for the PC gamer. Nowadays we can spec up a laptop with the hardware performance to comfortably run all of the latest demanding 2021 games, like Back 4 Blood and Battlefield 2042. The right portable gaming computer provides commuters or gamers going on holiday, with top end gaming mobility, letting us play any game in ultra 1080p screen resolution. And so, if we are wanting a gaming machine that's both mobile and capable of performance, then there are lists of gaming laptops available to choose from. But when looking we realised that the price to performance (P2P) found from one laptop compared to another, even within the same laptop model range, could vary wildly. We may adjust the CPU or the graphics solution on a laptop build, and of course the price would shift. But it would then leave us unsure how well our new high cost gaming PC would compare, without a load of gaming hardware research. So we figured we would create a way of looking at PC gaming laptop systems, based on price to performance (P2P) and hardware value for money, to let us now see a relative real world price impact when comparing one laptop to another.

So if you have seen a laptop you are thinking of buying and want to know how it compares up to all the best gaming laptops then use the Laptop Price to Performance tool below to check its value for money.

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CPU
GPU
RAM
P2P

ASUS TUF A15

AMD Ryzen 7 4800H 8-Core 2.9GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.9
7.7
9.9
10

MSI Bravo 15

AMD Ryzen 7 4800H 8-Core 2.9GHz

AMD Radeon RX 5500M 4GB

16GB

9.9 0%
3 38%
9.9
10 15%

Dell G3 15 (2020)

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.7 0%
9.9
10 22%

MSI GF65 Thin

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
10 23%

Acer Nitro 5 2020

AMD Ryzen 5 4600H 6-Core 3.0GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile

16GB

9.5 22%
2.6 54%
9.9
10 23%

Lenovo Legion 5i 15

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
10 31%

MSI GF65 Thin (2021)

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9.5 23%
8.2 15%
9.9
10 36%

MSI GP65 Leopard

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.7 0%
9.9
10 38%

Acer Predator Helios 300

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 45%

ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14

AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS 8-Core 3.0GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

16GB

9.9 4%
7.9 5%
9.9
9 45%

MSI GF63 Thin

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q

8GB

9.2 28%
2.5 64%
5.2
9 47%

Dell G5 15 (2020)

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 47%

Gigabyte Aorus 15G (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9.7 16%
8.2 15%
9.9
9 53%

Razer Blade 15 2020

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 55%

Lenovo Legion 5i 17

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 55%

ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15

AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 8-Core 2.9GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.9 2%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 56%

ASUS ROG Strix G17 (2021)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX 8-Core 3.3GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

16GB

10 11%
9.7 36%
9.9
9 56%

Dell G7 17 (2020)

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 63%

Dell Alienware M15 R2

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
9 63%

MSI GS66 Stealth (2021)

Intel Core i7-11375H 4-Core 3.3GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9 32%
8.2 15%
9.9
9 63%

Gigabyte AERO 15 (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9.7 16%
8.2 15%
9.9
9 63%

MSI GP75 Leopard

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
9.2 23%
9.9
9 64%

HP Omen 15

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q

32GB

9.2 28%
8.1 9%
10
9 68%

Razer Blade 15 2021

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9.7 14%
8.2 15%
9.9
8 72%

Gigabyte Aero 17 XB (2020)

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

8GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
5.2
8 72%

Gigabyte AERO 17 (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9.7 16%
8.2 15%
9.9
8 73%

Dell Alienware M17 R1

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.9 5%
9.9
8 75%

Dell Alienware M15 R4 (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile

16GB

9.7 16%
9.7 32%
9.9
8 75%

Acer Predator Triton 500

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.9 5%
9.9
8 77%

MSI GP66 Leopard (2021)

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

16GB

9.5 23%
9.7 36%
9.9
8 78%

Dell Alienware M17 R2

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
8 80%

HP Omen 17t

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
8 82%

Dell Alienware M15 R3

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

AMD Radeon RX 5500M 4GB

16GB

9.5 23%
3 38%
9.9
8 82%

MSI GS66 Stealth

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
7.9 5%
9.9
8 83%

Dell Alienware M17 R4 (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile

16GB

9.7 16%
9.7 32%
9.9
8 84%

Dell Alienware M15 R1

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q

16GB

9.2 28%
8.1 9%
9.9
8 86%

MSI GE66 Raider

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile

16GB

9.7 14%
9.2 23%
9.9
8 87%

ASUS ROG Strix SCAR 17 G733 (2021)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX 8-Core 3.3GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

64GB

10 11%
8.2 15%
10
8 89%

Dell Alienware M17 R3

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

32GB

9.5 23%
7.9 5%
10
8 91%

ASUS ROG Strix Scar 17 (2020)

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super Mobile

16GB

9.7 14%
9.7 32%
9.9
8 92%

Gigabyte Aorus 17G (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

32GB

9.7 16%
9.7 36%
10
8 94%

MSI GS75 Stealth

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q

16GB

9.5 23%
7.6 6%
9.9
8 96%

ASUS ROG Strix G17 (2020)

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super Max-Q

16GB

9.7 14%
8.2 19%
9.9
8 100%

Dell XPS 15 (2020)

Intel Core i7-10750H 6-Core 2.60GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile

16GB

9.5 23%
3.1 31%
9.9
8 104%

MSI GE66 Raider (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

32GB

9.7 16%
9.7 36%
10
7 112%

MSI GE75 Raider

Intel Core i9-10980HK 8-Core 2.40GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super Max-Q

32GB

9.7 16%
8.2 19%
10
7 113%

Acer Predator Helios 300 17

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.2 28%
7.7 0%
9.9
7 125%

Razer Blade 17 Pro 2021

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

16GB

9.7 14%
8.2 15%
9.9
7 132%

Razer Blade 17 Pro 2020

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q

16GB

9.7 14%
9.7 36%
9.9
7 133%

Razer Blade 17 Pro 2019

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q

16GB

9.2 28%
9.2 23%
9.9
7 133%

ASUS ROG Zephyrus DUO 15 (2021)

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX 8-Core 3.3GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

32GB

10 11%
9.7 36%
10
7 145%

Dell Alienware Area-51M R2

Intel Core i7-10700 8-Core 2.90GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile

16GB

9.8 13%
7.7 0%
9.9
6 147%

Lenovo ThinkBook Plus

Intel Core i7-10510U 4-Core 1.80GHz

Intel UHD Graphics 630

16GB

0 63%
0 725%
9.9
6 148%

Razer Blade Stealth 13 2020

Intel Core i7-1065G7 4-Core 1.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Max-Q

16GB

2.4 57%
2.8 44%
9.9
6 149%

Dell Alienware Area-51M

Intel Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

16GB

9.8 10%
7.9 5%
9.9
6 172%

Dell XPS 13 (2020)

Intel Core i7-1065G7 4-Core 1.30GHz

Intel G7 1100MHz

16GB

2.4 57%
0 308%
9.9
5 198%

ASUS ROG Strix Scar II (2019)

Intel Core i7-8750H 6-Core 2.2GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile

16GB

5.8 46%
7.9 5%
9.9
5 201%

MSI GT76 Titan

Intel Core i9-10900K 10-Core 3.7GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB

64GB

9.9 3%
9.9 67%
10
4 235%

Acer Predator Triton 900

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile

32GB

9.2 28%
9.8 44%
10
4 258%

ASUS ROG Mothership GZ700GX

Intel Core i9-9980HK 8-Core 2.4GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile

64GB

9.8 11%
9.8 44%
10
2 462%

ASUS ROG Zephyrus DUO 15

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super Max-Q

32GB

9.7 14%
8.2 19%
10
1 573%

ASUS TUF A17 (2021)

AMD Ryzen 7 5800H 8-Core 3.2GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

32GB

10 5%
9.7 36%
10

Gigabyte Aorus 15P (2021)

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q

16GB

9.7 16%
9.7 36%
9.9