Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


1366 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 16


Topic # 164262 3-Feb-2015 13:31
Send private message

Hey

So I am looking for a high end gaming laptop, here are the specs I am looking at:

15" - 17" Screen - Full HD resolution
More than 8GB RAM (Don't mind fitting more RAM myself)
SSD/Hard drive combo (Don't mind replacing a dvd drive with SSD myself)
Decent dedicated graphic card for gaming


I was hoping to spend less than $2000 but that might be a bit optimistic.

I found a couple of options, this one from PB tech. Or this one from Just Laptops that I would need to upgrade the RAM in.
Does anyone know of any better deals than these?

Cheers
Jarrad

Create new topic
7775 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2565

Subscriber

  Reply # 1230531 3-Feb-2015 13:43
Send private message

http://www.justlaptops.net.nz/index.php?route=product/product&sort=p.price&order=ASC&manufacturer_id=20&product_id=3110

I brought one of those a few weeks back, didnt have the 128gb SSD so got a 256GB one installed

i was only looking to spend about 1600 but i wanted a SSD and 16gb of ram so that bumped the price up a little. but its a lot more future proof

I just hate windows 8.1 :P give me windows 7 any day

i was only looking at 15in screens as i need it to be a little more portable.

I didnt like the gigabyte one as it didnt have 802.11ac like the msi one did and in this day and age i think its a must have




1366 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 16


  Reply # 1230693 3-Feb-2015 18:15
Send private message

That seems like a good deal but I think it is worth the extra $$ for 17" and a better graphics card.

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.