Best Gaming Laptops Under $1500 - 2020 list

Reviewed and rated - 1563 laptops built for the PC gamer, all of them cheaper than $1500. Our PCGameBenchmark scores are based on how many of the top 1,000 PC games a system can run at recommended level.

PCGameBenchmark has reviewed and scored 1563 gaming laptops in the USA. We will help you find the top PCs at low prices and compare gaming laptops with a single rating. To pick the good gaming laptops, our scores are based on the combination of graphics card, cpu and RAM - and how many PC games they will run. That is how we classify which is most powerful gaming rig. We update our scores every day based on new gaming laptops available to buy on Amazon and new game releases. We always have the latest data.

  • We track screens size - from 17 inches, 15 inches and down to 11 inches.
  • We track the graphics card - whether it's low end or even a RTX 2080 laptop (the most expensive one in our database!)
  • We track how heavy it is - seeking the elusive goal of a lightweight gaming laptop.

Our reviews include all the biggest brands including Lenovo laptops, Gigabyte, Razor, Dell, Acer, MSI, Alienware, MSI and more. We only track Windows laptops, but report on whether the systems are Intel, Nvidia or AMD gaming laptops.

Getting the best buy is very important for the PC gamer, so you can rank by price. All our laptop reviews have the latest pricing from Amazon. Everyday you can find the best budget gaming laptop deals. And when the day comes (Friday 29th November!) we'll have the best Black Friday 2019 gaming laptop deals too! Looking for a deal right away? Filter the list below or click straight through to our pick for the best gaming laptop under $1500 and even lower cost guide to gaming laptops under $1000.

MSI Creator 15M A9SE-043 15.6" 120Hz FHD Creator Review

Creator 15M A9SE-043 Creator 15M A9SE-043

Latest Price: $1499.00

Rating: 99%

MSI GL75 9SEK-056 17.3" FHD 120Hz Review

GL75 9SEK-056 GL75 9SEK-056

Latest Price: $1399.00 you save $97.93 (7%)

Rating: 99%

MSI GP65 Leopard 9SE-225 15.6" 144Hz 3ms Review

GP65 Leopard 9SE-225 GP65 Leopard 9SE-225

Latest Price: $1349.00 you save $175.37 (13%)

Rating: 99%

MSI GP75 Leopard 9SE-888 17.3" 144Hz 3ms Review

GP75 Leopard 9SE-888 GP75 Leopard 9SE-888

Latest Price: $1449.00 you save $130.41 (9%)

Rating: 99%

MSI GL65 9SDK-025 15.6" FHD 120Hz Thin Bezel Review

GL65 9SDK-025 GL65 9SDK-025

Latest Price: $1299.00 you save $51.96 (4%)

Rating: 98%

MSI GP65 Leopard 9SD-226 15.6" 144Hz 3ms Review

GP65 Leopard 9SD-226 GP65 Leopard 9SD-226

Latest Price: $1449.00

Rating: 98%

2019 Lenovo Legion Y545 15.6" FHD Review

Legion Y545 Legion Y545

Latest Price: $1186.48

Rating: 98%

MSI GL75 9SDK-057 17.3" FHD 120Hz Review

GL75 9SDK-057 GL75 9SDK-057

Latest Price: $1279.99 you save $115.2 (9%)

Rating: 98%

2019 Acer Predator Helios 15.6" FHD IPS Display Review

Predator Helios NA

Latest Price: $1384.68 you save $110.77 (8%)

Rating: 98%

HP OMEN 15-dc1054nr 15.6" Review

15-dc1054nr 6TK84UA

Latest Price: $1045.79

Rating: 98%

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