What are the best cheap gaming laptops?

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    #1MSI GL62M 7RD-1407

    MSI GL62M 7RD-1407
    MSI GL62M 7RD-1407 is a thin and light gaming laptop powered by a 3.1 GHz Intel Core i5 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics. It features Cooler Boost technology to allow you to play for hours with a high system performance.

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    Robert Gordon
    Written on January 28, 2018
    "The MSI GL62M 7RD-1407 is one of the best cheap gaming laptops I have ever bought. It was such a deal and runs all the newest games. It does get a little hot at times but nothing a laptop cooler won;t fix If you need a budget laptop for gaming, check this one out."
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    #2Lenovo Ideapad 700

    Lenovo Ideapad 700
    Lenovo Ideapad 700 is a multimedia laptop powered by an Intel Core i5 6300HQ processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX950 graphics. Slim and portable, it offers you an impressive performance with a rich, immersive audio experience.

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    Vibhore Bhatnagar
    Written on January 23, 2018
    "probably best choice under $1000"
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    #3Acer Predator Helios 300 G3-571-77QK

    Acer Predator Helios 300 G3-571-77QK
    Acer Predator Helios 300 is a 15.6-inch full high-definition gaming laptop which features 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, Windows 10 operating system, and expandable hard drive slot.

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    Andy Wen
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "Acer unfortunately makes terrible hardware. I bought this computer a year ago and It's already crashing with memory issues. For a gaming computer, the space is very limited. Games today are at least 20 Gigs so I don't know what they were thinking. "
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    #4Dell Inspiron B071L8GN9G

    Dell Inspiron B071L8GN9G

    Dell Inspiron B071L8GN9G is a powerful laptop equipped with an Intel Core i7 processor and an Intel Graphics 620 Card that provides you with fantastic visual effects, perfect for games, movies and photos.


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    Elizabeth Lawson
    Written on January 27, 2018
    "I'm just going to admit right here that I don't game. This was a computer for my son. Overall, it performed as expected. We did have to add more RAM for his needs (you can add up to 16GB). Also, if you are expecting a touch screen, think again - this doesn't have that capability. The screen size was good for gaming, but the resolution wasn't what he expected. I think this is an okay laptop, but looking around at others on the market I think that for the price you can find better ones that have more capability. "
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    #5Acer Nitro 5

    Acer Nitro 5
    Acer Nitro 5 is a gaming laptop equipped with high level features, including the 7th Generation Intel Core i5 Processor , GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Graphics and TrueHarmony and Dolby Audio Premium.

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    Kathy Mitchell
    Written on January 28, 2018
    "For gaming I picked this up on a pretty good deal. The processor is very quick and the graphics are awesome. The sound has no issues, just wish there was a little more base. For my games it is pretty perfect though. I enjoyed the speed of loading and playing."
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    #6Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4
    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4 is a powerful laptop for every-day users. It is powered by a 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7200U processor and a long battery life up to 12 hours. Its NVIDIA GeForce graphics are ideal for movies and games.

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    Teresa Domínguez
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "Computer started randomly shutting down. Acer had me reset the computer but it still shut down so i sent it in for repair but they made me pay the shipping. When I got it back I still had the problem. I called and they had me do some resets again and asked that I send it in for repair again. I asked to have it replaced or refunded, but they said they don't do that so I needed to send it in again. I do not recommend any Acer computers, I looked online and many Acer have this problem."
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    #7ASUS VivoBook F510UA-AH51

    ASUS VivoBook F510UA-AH51
    The Asus VivoBook F510UA-AH51 is a reliable laptop for daily tasks, entertainment and light gaming. It is powered by an 8th Generation Intel Core i5-8250U processor and provides you with stunning graphics thanks to its Asus NanoEdge display technology.

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    Diya Venkatesan
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "I think it's pretty good? It was definitely cheaper than I thought it would be. The display very bright and the plastic around it is small, so it looks even bigger. I've only used it to play a few games, and nothing that intense. What I did play worked well, but the salesperson said I should bother trying to run the newest games. So maybe it doesn't qualify as the best gaming laptop...but it is a good cheap one."
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    #8Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GD

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GD

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GD is a fully-equipped laptop by Acer. It features Full HD screen, Intel Core i7-8550U, 8GB of RAM, 256Gb SSD, a powerful battery with up to 15 hours and Windows 10 Home. 


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    Vivaan Dutta
    Written on May 22, 2018
    "Great laptop right out of the box. Latest gen Intel CPU, and Nvidia GPU for a neat $599.99. I'm moving on from an 7 year old Asus so I wanted to keep my HDD from the previous laptop. Overheats during high-speed games like CS:GO and Blacklight. Great buy."
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    #9Dell Inspiron i5559-1747SLV

    Dell Inspiron i5559-1747SLV

    Dell Inspiron i5559-1747SLV is a 15.6-inch laptop with Intel Core i3 processor and 6 GB RAM. It can last up to 8 hours battery life and has integrated card description. 


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    Vishal Patil
    Written on May 9, 2018
    "I have always been of the opinion that if you needed a higher performance system your money is better spent on a standard sized desktop system, however I found myself needing a higher performance system that was also mobile. In the past I've had good experiences with Dell and my needs have been more then met with this laptop,, and at a much better price then I had expected."
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    #10Dell Inspiron 5000

    Dell Inspiron 5000
    Dell Inspiron 5000 is a gaming laptop equipped with an AMD A-10 9630P Quad-Core Processor and Radeon R5 Graphics. Its thermal design guarantee a high-performance for hours and its Waves MaxxAudio Pro and built-in subwoofer provides you with an immersive, studio-quality audio.

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    James Wells
    Written on April 25, 2018
    "This is a decent laptop, but it does not use Intel latest 8th gen chips. That is a deal killer for me."


Best What are the best cheap gaming laptops
1MSI GL62M 7RD-1407Electronics 6 Paid
2Lenovo Ideapad 700Electronics 3 Paid
3Acer Predator Helios 300 G3-571-77QKElectronics 2 Paid
4Dell Inspiron B071L8GN9GElectronics 2 Paid
5Acer Nitro 5Electronics 2 Paid
6Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4Electronics 1 Paid
7ASUS VivoBook F510UA-AH51Electronics 1 Paid
8Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GDElectronics 1 Paid
9Dell Inspiron i5559-1747SLVElectronics 1 Paid
10Dell Inspiron 5000Electronics 1 Paid

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