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.

Samsung Notebook 7 Force 15.6" Review

Notebook 7 GTX NP760XBE-X01US

Latest Price: $1499.99

Rating: 44%

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th Generation Ultrabook: Core i7-8565U Review

ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th Gen

Latest Price: $1499.99

Rating: 33%

Dell V4JHF Latitude 7480 Review

Latitude V4JHF

Latest Price: $1499.99

Rating: 37%

Dell XPS 13 XPS9343-8182SLV 13.3-Inch Touchscreen Review

XPS XPS9343-8182SLV

Latest Price: $1499.44

Rating: 33%

Acer Nitro 5 Gaming VR Ready Review

Acer Acer

Latest Price: $1499.11

Rating: 59%

MSI GV62 8RD-200 15.6" Full HD Performance Review

GV62 8RD-200 GV62 8RD-200

Latest Price: $1499.10

Rating: 73%

MSI GP63 Leopard-013 120Hz 3ms 94%NTSC Performance Review

GP63 Leopard-013 GP63 Leopard-013

Latest Price: $1499.00

Rating: 94%

Alienware AW15R3-7003SLV-PUS Review


Latest Price: $1499.00

Rating: 86%

MSI GP62MVRX Leopard Pro-661 15.6" 94%NTSC Thin and Light Review

GP62MVRX Leopard Pro-661 GP62MVRX Leopard Pro-661

Latest Price: $1499.00

Rating: 84%

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