When gaming is concerned, consoles and gaming PCs are the top choices for most of the buyers. However, gaming laptops are also popular, mostly for their mobility. It should be mentioned that top tier gaming laptops go for thousands of dollars, but you do not have to spend that much really. All gaming machines are specially configured to deliver the best gaming performance possible with their respective components. Here, we will talk about laptops under $300. They have decent resolutions and long enough battery life. They run on third-generation Intel Core processors and offer great value for gamers on a limited budget. Read on to get familiar with five of these laptops.
1. HP 15-F211WM 15.6-Inch Touchscreen Laptop
This laptop has a 2.16 Hertz Intel Celeron Dual-Core processor, the standard processor for the class. In addition, it has 4 GB of RAM memory and a 5400 rpm hard drive, which allows for multitasking and use of several programs simultaneously. Furthermore, there is a 15.6-inch screen with a 1366 x 768 native resolution, more than enough for that size and capable of streaming both 720p and 1080p HD videos.
There are several USB ports, a 2.0 port, 2 3.0 ports, and one for Ethernet and HDMI. USB 3.0 ports have blue plastic to stand out. A SuperMulti DVD burner and an SD card reader are also present. This HP laptop has a 3-cell lithium ion battery, with a battery life of six hours, which is average and fine.
2. 2016 Newest Dell Inspiron 15 15.6″ Premium High-Performance Laptop PC
This Dell machine sports a 500 GB hard drive and 4GB of RAM memory, which can be expanded to 8 GB. This is more than enough power for all multimedia work and power-hungry applications. Windows 10 is an important part of this package, and it is a 64-bit version, meaning a refined gaming experience.
This Dell Inspiron runs on an Intel Celeron Dual-Core Processor awesome for multi-tasking. The Intel HD integrated graphics card is what you get for your multimedia needs. The battery is a four-cell non-removable lithium-ion, which charges quickly and provides 6.5 hours of uptime. The device is decent for the basic gaming needs and other work, but nothing exceptional.
3. ASUS X551M 15.6 Inch Laptop
ASUS is another laptop with a 500 GB HDD, with a 5400 RPM speed. This should be good for all of your files, videos, music, software and downloads. Intel Dual-Core Celeron N2830 Processor powers the computer, putting it slightly above other cheap laptops and allowing peak performance with multiple tasks. The screen is 15.6 inches, with a HD LED display and a 1366 x 768 resolution.
The ASUS X511MAV laptop comes with Windows 8.1(64.1) OS, complete with the Windows 8 store options for software since it lacks an optical drive. This laptop is highly suitable for regular tasks and basic gaming of middle tier games.
4. Acer C720 Chromebook
Weighing only 2.8 pounds, Acer C720 is a sleek and slim laptop that is around 30% lighter than those that came before it. Because of this, it is very handy and easy to carry anywhere. This model has
2 GB of DDR3L SDRAM, not bad for storing normal amounts of multimedia. Since it is small, it has an additional 100 GB of free storage space on Google Drive. A super-fast Intel Celeron 2955U with 1.4 Hz runs the hardware, and boots the machine in around six seconds.
As we said, it is smaller, and therefore has an 11.6″ screen and anti-glare HD LED display, suitable for daylight and nighttime activities. Battery life is amazing at 8.5 hours, and it charges rather quickly. If you need something smaller perfect for travelling, this laptop will suit all of your needs.
5. 2016 New Edition Lenovo 15.6-inch Premium Laptop
This Lenovo laptop runs on a D E1-6010 Dual Core Processor which handles multiple tabs at the same time pretty well. Regarding the graphics, AMD Radeon R5 graphics card provides sharp image quality for a casual gaming experience. The battery that powers it is a 4-cell Lithium ion battery with 6 hours of life.
The screen is 15.6 inches and has an HD LED display with a standard resolution of 1366 x 788. Both older and more recent games can be played on this computer. Regarding the memory, you get 500 GB and 4 GB. Windows 10 is standard, and the laptop[ weighs 5.5 pounds.