The 10 Best Gaming Laptops of 2011


Entertainment today is not just limited to television, movies, radio, and nightclubs and occasional parties. There is a new generation of people practically living in the virtual world. These people are known as players. Dozens, even hundreds of virtual online games are now available for players to enjoy. They are available to suit the needs of various age groups and both genders. These players are very particular about the games they play: graphics, game excitement, and much more. They are also very particular as to what hardware to use. PCs, laptops and MACs must be equipped with the best video and audio cards, as well as monitors to bring “reality” to the games they are playing.

Let’s take a look at the top ten gaming laptops 2011 has to offer.

MSI GT66oR – 004US

Based on reviews, this high-powered laptop is the best gaming laptop of all. It outperformed many of its competitors and is fully equipped with all the specifications that will allow gamers to play all the games they want to play with high graphics. It has a bright 16 LCD screen and other basic specs including a 1.73 GHz Intel Core i7-740QM processor, 6GB (2G * 3) DDR3, and 1GB DDR3 VRAM video memory. A truly high-powered laptop for the ultimate gamer!

IBuypower Battalion 101 X8100-U3

Although this high-powered monster is only second in command, it is still aggressive enough to take on any player. With its 18.4-inch LCD screen with Full HD resolution, this laptop can certainly display all the graphics and animations that even the most meticulous gamer can appreciate. It also has a powerful 640GB hard drive and can be expanded up to 1 terabyte. Its other specs include the 1.73 GHz Intel Core i7-740QM mobile processor, a 4GB system memory [2GB x 2] 1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM and 1GB video memory (X8100).

Qosmio X505 – Q896:

This huge laptop may be the third one, but its sleek and beautiful design will have any gamer craving this laptop. Its impressive sound quality and 18.4-inch HD screen keep this third pleasure still a profitable gaming machine. Its processor is Intel Core i7-740QM, original Windows 7 Home premium (64-bit), 4GB DDR3 memory at 1066MHz, 500GB hard drive (7200rpm) and a battery life of up to 3.77 hours.

Alienware M17X

The Alienware series is considered one of the most popular and successful gaming laptops on the market. Not only does it have impressive looks and features, its specs are also one of the most powerful in the business. Its specifications include 2.13 GHz Intel CoreTM i7 940XM, 4GB dual channel memory (2x 2GB DDR3), and ATI HD5870 Mobility RadeonTM 1024 (MB) video memory.

Clevo X7200

Looking at the impressive specs of this laptop, you might think that it truly is one of the fastest gaming laptops on the market today. Although it can be quite expensive, the Clevo X7200 boasts of its bright 17.3-inch LCD screen and a massive 500GB hard drive.

However, the following ranks between sixth and tenth in the portable gaming industry today. Take note of the following brands:

Asus Republic of Gamers G53JW-A1

MSI GX740 – 235US

Acer Aspire AS8943G – 6782

Xplorer X7-8500

Dell Studio XPS 1640

If you are a gamer who is truly passionate about your gaming needs, then the above-mentioned laptops can certainly bring a whole new meaning to your alternate reality. Stay on top of your game and constantly stay up-to-date with the fastest, most popular, and most sought-after gaming laptops in the industry. There is nothing more competitive than the ten best gaming laptops of 2011.