15-inch gaming laptops for newbies

By Ashwin Nair | Published on 19 Feb 2020
15-inch gaming laptops for newbies

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When it comes to gaming you, go through multiple levels of progression in order to become a top gamer. You may start with a regular laptop but once you get deeper into the world of PC gaming, you will need a proper gaming laptop. However, since you are still a newbie at it, before going for that high-end gaming laptop, you should look for a 15.6-inch laptop with above average specifications to get a hang of how a gaming laptop works. Go for laptops that come with at least 8GB RAM, 512GB internal memory and a processor with a base speed that’s more than 2GHz. Keeping these parameters in mind, here is a list of 15.6-inch gaming laptops that should be perfect for newbies.

ASUS TUF FX505DY-BQ002T 15.6-inch FHD Gaming Laptop

This 15.6-inch laptop from ASUS comes with a range of features that should be ideal for newbies entering the gaming world. To start with, it comes with an AMD Ryzen 5 3550H processor that has a base processor speed of  2.1 GHz that can go up to 3.7 GHz Max Boost Speed when the game calls for it.

Furthermore, it comes with a powerful 8GB RAM and an AMD RADEON RX560X GDDR5 4GB Integrated Graphics cards to give you all the necessary juice to start your gaming adventure. To truly make it a gaming laptop, ASUS has included Hypercool Technology with anti-dust cooling and powerful dual fans to keep the laptop running smoothly even under high-pressure gaming situations. To improve the sounds for your gaming experience, the laptop offers a 7.1channel surround sound system. According to the company, every key can withstand up to 20 million presses without any damage, which makes the keypad battle-ready for your gaming spree.

Lenovo Legion Y540 9th Gen Intel Core i5 15.6 inch FHD Gaming Laptop

The Lenovo Legion Y540 comes with a 9th Gen Intel Core 15 processor with a base speed of 2.4GHz that can go up to 4.1GHz under max speed. It comes with a 15.6-inch FHD display with anti-glare technology. Moreover, the display has a 60Hz refresh rate which should be enough for most modern games that run at 60 frames per second. Under the hood, you’ll get 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD internal memory and a 4GB NVIDIA GTX 1650 Graphics card, which should make playing high-end games a breeze. All these features work together to give you a decent gaming experience. The thin bezels also contribute towards a great viewing experience for you.

Acer Nitro 7 AN715-51 15.6" Full HD IPS Thin and Light Gaming Notebook

The Acer Nitro 7 AN715-51 is one of the best gaming laptops thanks to its range of features that tick almost all the right boxes. To start with, the 15.6-inch display is large enough to give you an optimal viewing experience. It comes with a 2.60 GHz Intel Core i7-9750H 9th Gen processor that can reach a maximum speed up to 4.50GHz. With 1TB SSD internal memory, you can store multiple heavy games on your laptop. The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR6 VRAM and 8GB DDR4 RAM is good enough to handle all manor AAA titles. The laptop comes with 7-hrs of battery life according to the company, which is a pretty solid number for a gaming laptop.

MSI Gaming GL65 9SCK-009IN Intel Core i7-9750H 9th Gen 15.6-inch Laptop

MSI has come up with one of the best gaming laptops for newbies with the right configuration of specs in it. The MSI Gaming laptop comes with an i7-9750H 9th Gen processor with a hex-core and max base speed of 4.5GHz. Furthermore, the 15.6-inch screen comes with a refresh rate of 120Hz, making it one of the highest-rated laptops in this segment. The built-in Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 4GB Graphics card should be powerful enough to handle most modern games with ease. Additionally, the 8GB RAM and 512GB internal memory also add to the gaming experience, giving you an all-rounder that can not only play high-end games but is ideal for almost all heavy tasks. 


Ashwin Nair

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