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Best Gaming Laptop: Alienware M17 x (2012)
Although the chassis stays the same in the 2012 refresh, we can overlook it due to the sheer power stuffed under the hood. Our $2,599 review model featured a 2.6-GHz Intel Core Intel Core i7-3720QM CPU with 8GB of RAM, a 500GB 7,200 RPM hard drive with a 32GB mSATA SSD, NvidiaGeForce GTX 675Mgraphics with 2GB of VRAM and Intel HD Graphics 4000 GPU. Gamers and those with heavy-duty multimedia needs will be hard-pressed to find a better notebook than the Alienware M17x.
Basic Configuration: $1,499