Best Gaming Laptops Under $3000 - 2020 list

Reviewed and rated - 1764 laptops built for the PC gamer, all of them cheaper than $3000. 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 1764 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.

Lenovo ThinkPad P53 Mobile Workstation 20QN0018US Review

Lenovo Thinkpad 20QN0018US

Latest Price: $2999.75 you save $629.95 (21%)

Rating: 49%

Dell XPS 15 9570 Review

Dell XPS XPS 15 9570

Latest Price: $2999.22

Rating: 74%

MSI WE62 7RJ-1828US 15.6" Professional Workstation Review

WE62 7RJ-1828US WE62 7RJ-1828US

Latest Price: $2999.11

Rating: 53%

Dell xps 15 7590 laptop 15.6 Review

XPS 15 7590 v

Latest Price: $2999.11

Rating: 79%

MSI GS65 Stealth THIN-068 144Hz 7ms Ultra Thin 4.9mm Review

GS65 Stealth THIN-068 GS65 Stealth THIN-068

Latest Price: $2999.00

Rating: 97%

MSI GS75 Stealth-202 17.3" Razor Thin Bezel Review

GS75 Stealth-202 GS75 Stealth-202

Latest Price: $2943.21

Rating: 98%

Lenovo ThinkPad P53 20QN002KUS 15.6-Inch Mobile Workstation 2.3 GHz Intel Core i9-9880H Review

ThinkPad P53 20QN002KUS Mobile Workstation ThinkPad P53

Latest Price: $2899.90 you save $347.99 (12%)

Rating: 44%

Gigabyte AERO 15-W9-RT4P 15" Thin Bezel FHD LG 144Hz IPS Review


Latest Price: $2899.00

Rating: 98%

MSI GS75 Stealth 17.3" 144Hz 3ms Ultra Thin and Light Review

GS75 Stealth-1074

Latest Price: $2899.00

Rating: 99%

MSI GS65 Stealth-005 15.6" Razor Thin Bezel Review

GS65 Stealth-005 GS65 Stealth-005

Latest Price: $2799.00

Rating: 98%

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