Our Pick of the Top Asus Gaming Laptops of The Year


If you’re looking for a new laptop for gaming, you are going to be looking for something a bit different to the mainstream. The specifications of a normal laptop just won’t cut it here and you’ll be looking for something very high spec with great features.

At Laptop Den we understand how important getting the right laptop is for you, there are so many things to look out for when trying to find the best laptop that will be able to do your games justice.

What to look for when buying a new gaming laptop?

  • SSD vs HDD: Even if you’re shopping for a standard laptop, it’s best to go with an SSD hard drive, however this is critical when looking for a gaming laptop. Solid state drives deliver faster load times for games, applications, and movies. Because of the technology they use, SSDs are lighter and more able to withstand being moved and dropped. In addition, solid state drives use less energy, keeping the computer that they’re used in cooler, perfect for those long gaming sessions.
  • Screen size: For gaming at home you may find that bigger is definitely better. A large screen such as 17-18in is perfect for this, laptops of this size tend to be the most powerful, however they are also the least portable, making it hard to do gaming on the go. As you move down the sizes you will increase portability and battery life but you will lose some of the power that comes with the larger laptops.
  • Graphics Card: For most purposes an integrated graphics card will do the job just fine, but not when you’re looking for a gaming laptop. Gaming places far higher demands on the graphics card, and an integrated system just won’t cut it so unless you’re only playing low end titles such as World of Warcraft then you really need to look for a system with a dedicated graphics card.
  • Display: There’s no point in ensuring that you have the best graphics card possible if the display on the laptop isn’t any good. As a minimum you need to look for a 1920×1080 display,
  • RAM: For a gaming laptop you should be looking at at least 8GB of RAM, if you can stretch to 16GB then even better.

So with that in mind, here is our pick of the top 3 Asus Gaming Laptops.

1) Asus Thin and Light TUF Gaming LaptopAsus FX504 Thin & Light TUF Gaming Laptop, 15.6" Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H Processor, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, 8GB DDR4, 256GB M.2 SSD, Gigabit WiFi, Windows 10 - FX504GE-ES72

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Last updated on August 13, 2020 7:14 am

2) Asus Strix Hero II Gaming Laptop

Asus ROG Strix Hero II Gaming Laptop, 15.6" 144Hz IPS Type, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5, Intel Core i7-8750H Processor, 16GB DDR4, 256GB Pcie SSD + 1TB Hdd, RGB, Windows 10 Home - GL504GM-DS74

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5 new from $1,849.00
5 used from $1,199.00
Last updated on August 13, 2020 7:14 am

3) Asus ROG Zephyrus Ultra Slim Gaming LaptopASUS ROG Zephyrus S Ultra Slim Gaming PC Laptop, 15.6" 144Hz IPS Type, Intel Core i7-8750H CPU, GeForce GTX 1070, 16GB DDR4, 512GB PCIe SSD, Military-Grade Metal Chassis, Win 10 Home - GX531GS-AH76

Last updated on August 13, 2020 7:14 am

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