Gaming Laptop

Forum discussion tagged with Gaming Laptop.
  1. chama_007

    Question Will this affect my laptop's performance?

    I have a HP pavilion gaming laptop with 8 GB of RAM. ( Kingston -2400Mhz ddr4 ). I was planning to add another 8 GB of RAM. I came across crucial 8 GB 2400 MHz but they are nearly double in price when compared to Crucial 8 GB 2666 MHz. I was wondering if there will be a huge noticeable...
  2. chama_007

    Question Upgrading laptop RAM from 8GB to 24GB or 16GB (2 x 8GB) - - - is it worth it ?

    I have an HP Pavillion 15-ec0xxx Gaming Laptop with the following specs: AMD Ryzen 5 3500H 1TB HDD Nvidia GeForce 1650 - 4 GB 8 GB RAM ( 2400 MHz) I sometimes get some lag while playing games and it's unplayable at times. Also, it's 8GB RAM ain't cutting it anymore. Almost all games require...
  3. inkdxd

    Question Using external monitor causing issues.

    I have a ASUS tuf f15 2023 i7 12700h with RTX 4060 and then i bought the gigabyte g24f 2 monitor but now i have some issues . First of all when i used the HDMI port i need to unplug and plug it every time for it to work otherwise it gets a no signal message (i only use the monitor as output and...
  4. MrDevil

    Question Need help choosing cooling pad

    Hey I'm looking to buy a cooling pad for my Asus Tuf F15 2023 edition(i7 12 gen, 4060 8 GB) I'm considering buying the cosmic byte cyclone or Archer Tech Squall 300, but I'm confused between the two, I would appreciate it if anyone could help me out. Thanks
  5. J

    Question Which laptop should I get

    MSI GE68HX: i9 13950hx, 4060 8GB (140w), 32GB RAM, 1TB nvme SSD, 1920x1200 144hz 10ms (limited color range) ASUS TUF Gaming A15: Ryzen 9 7940hs, 4070 8gb (140W), 16GB RAM, 1TB nvme SSD, WQHD 2560X1440 165hz 3ms G-sync capable I live in Canada, but am currently in the USA for a brief vacation...
  6. BoufP

    Question Gaming laptop turns on but there's no display ?

    Hello, so I have a 2023 ASUS TUF A15 gaming laptop. I tried to turn it on like usual yesterday but it shows no display, the laptop turns on, the keyboard RGB lights turn on but then they turn off, but the laptop stays on, I have no idea what caused this issue except for one incident that...
  7. maksiks

    Question I'm looking for a good gaming laptop under $800/$650 ?

    Need a laptop for college, I have a PC so it's not very vital but I need it to use it in college and not have to split my PC with my brother. I need something that should do well in games and last me for a while so I don't want an iGpu unless I can upgrade later somehow. Country: Ukraine, I...
  8. W

    Question Which laptop cooler is better? IETS or llano

    Guys im gonna buy one laptop cooler for my gaming laptop. My laptop has an issue with overheating. Which one should I get? IETS GT500 cooler or llano laptop cooler?
  9. TillSwart

    Question FPS drops for 1-2 sec and fan stops while gaming ?

    Hi! Since a few days, my gaming laptop suffer from fps drop and fan stops while gaming. I explain: First, my laptop is 3 years old, it has an RTX 2060, a Ryzen 7 4800h, 16GB RAM and an SSD. During the last month I've been playing Ghost Recon: Breackpoint, it was working well with the graphic...
  10. BooperDooprr

    Question Repair laptop and wait for RTX 5000's or just buy a computer with the new RTX 4070 TI Super / 4080 Super.

    Hi guys, So i got a gaming laptop right with a RTX 2070, so yes not a true 2070. The laptop is 4 years old and is starting to show problems and isn't performing to the level i would like (Examples lower in the text). The battery has just died on me and i'm thinking about a repair. But the...
  11. M

    Question Asus Zephyrus G14 - Shorted diode? Help!

    I redid the thermal paste on my G14 the other day and when i was reconnecting the battery I believe I shorted the diode that charges the battery and reads battery percentage. It currently stays at “100% charged” and only boots on AC power. This is my first assumption because sparks flew in an...
  12. msilaptopstrugglest

    Question Why am I only getting half the write speeds I should be getting on my external SSD?

    View: I have an MSI GL75 Leopard gaming laptop. It’s plugged in to a power source. The drives are brand new and formatted to both NTFS and exFAT for testing, results are the same. First pictured in the linked imgur album is a CrystalDiskMark benchmark of the...
  13. J

    Question Suggestions for a new laptop with an RTX 4080 ?

    Hello amazing people! I would like to get a new laptop and I would like to be ready in case something is on offer on black friday. Just FYI I live in Italy and would prefer not to spend much more than 2000 euro. I would like something with an RTX 4080 that will last me a while The thing I care...
  14. H

    Question HP Omen 16 C series laptop just died - won't switch on or charge (with and without battery)

    Any experience with this? It's a HP Omen 16 C series laptop. It's about a year old (bought as brand new in 2022) and was working fine until yesterday. Suddenly shut off abruptly and would no longer switch on. Removed the battery and tried to check if it would work with just the plug plugged in...
  15. blyad1111

    Question Acer Predator RTX 2060 Stopped Working (Still detected) After Crashing.

    My laptop (Acer Predator Helios 300 PH 315-53), crashed when I play Apex; reason undetermined (I suspect because of undervolting). When I turned it back on, I noticed that my RTX isn't "working"? anymore even though it's detected through device manager. I checked the status and it says "Windows...
  16. MiltyDK

    Question Performance problems on gaming laptop ?

    I had this issue for months now and have tried posting about it again recently but didn't get that many people to see it unfortunately so I'm going to be trying to repost it in hopes of finding some more help with this issue. I've had a Gigabyte G5 Gaming Laptop for about 2 years now and it's...
  17. MiltyDK

    Question FPS Issues On Gaming Laptop

    I've had a Gigabyte G5 Gaming Laptop for about 2 years now and it used to work pretty well for most of the games that I wanted to play when I got it but a while back now it's had problems with pretty much any somewhat demanding games and even those that weren't hard to run previously. The issue...
  18. osmaanatlii

    Which laptop is better?

    Hello, i need gaming laptop, i like two computers in amazon prime day discounts, one is acer nitro and the other is lenovo idepad gaming, lenovo is 60 dollars more expensive which one should I choose? ACER Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop LENOVO Ideapad Gaming Laptop
  19. canadianvice

    Question [Buying Help - Canada] Laptop for CK3 + General Use, <=$700CAD, <<$1000CAD

    First, my apologies if I have somehow hit upon the wrong forum, it has been a while since I've been on here and the rework has changed a few things. I hope this finds you well, even if you should only take a glance. Anyhow, without further adieu: Lamentably I've dropped out of the hardware...
  20. X

    Question Some of my games use my gaming laptop's integrated gpu instead of the dedicated gpu ?

    Hello, I hope someone can help me fix my issue. I did everything including setting my game's GPU preference to my Dgpu in windows graphics settings and nvidia control panel. But for some reason, a game like valorant still uses my Igpu instead of my Dgpu, though it's kind of like they're working...
  21. K

    Question laptop 3070ti or 4070?! Need opinion please.

    Hello looking to buy gaming laptop, need opinions to pick one.
  22. I

    [SOLVED] Solved

    Hi. I got an Omen 16 laptop almost 3 months ago and I recently noticed that it occasionally makes a short high pitched noise right before shutting down normally. This started happening shortly after I turned off fast startup in windows. I was wondering if this is normal or something I should be...
  23. Mustafa alsultan

    Question 100% GPU usage with low FPS ?

    Hello everyone i hope all of you are doing well I have a weird problem in my MSI Leopard GP66 gaming laptop The problem is suddenly my laptop starts to act weird. I run a game and i get like very low fps and when i check GPU usage it says 97-100% I tried different methods to try and solve it...
  24. MiltyDK

    Question Perfomance problems on gaming laptop ?

    I've had a Gigabyte G5 Gaming Laptop for about 2 years now and it's work pretty much perfectly fine and ran all the games that I've wanted to well in that time but recently there has been this very weird stuttering/fps drops issue and I can't figure out why. The issue is when I play most games...
  25. amco_krkic

    Question Asus A15 laptop broken

    So i have an asus tuf a15 gaming laptop, used to work perfectly fine and was able to play the games i wanted, recently i tried to uninstall a game but ended up wiping my whole C drive some how (yes im retarded). With a bit of help from my friends i was able to get it up and running again but it...
  26. A

    Question HP Omen 15 gaming laptop - Thermal throttling at low temperatures?

    I have a gaming laptop HP Omen 15, model ek0022nl, bought in 2020. Here's the main specs: CPU Intel® Core™ i7-10750H , NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 , RAM 16 GB, SSD 1TB, Windows 10. Last time I used it to play games was months ago, and I remember having the same problem that I am writing to you now...
  27. C

    Question laptop crashing ONLY when plugged in

    I'm prefacing this by saying that I'm not actually sure if this is a motherboard issue as this has been a long ongoing issue and I still haven't figured out why it's happening, i suspect it's the motherboard based on someone I saw with the same laptop and same issue but i could be wrong. I have...
  28. N

    [SOLVED] MSI GE72 6rf screen off and no response from bio or os after GPU problems.

    Approximately two weeks ago my MSI laptop had been giving me a multitude of issues. This began with the GPU suddenly disappearing from the device manager and making it impossible to use a second display, it would randomly restore itself after some time of use, After this issue had begun I had...
  29. V

    [SOLVED] Laptop performing unexpectedly since day 1

    Hello, I got my medion erazer p15805 laptop 2 years ago now, and since then I’ve been struggling to find an issue to this constant problem. I’ve learned to just manage with what I have and experiencing terrible FPS in games still. knowing I am not getting what I payed for. But, I feel like now...
  30. ioannis2015v

    Question ASUS TUF FX506 versus HP VICTUS 16 ?

    Hello, I am in search of a laptop and I found in a store in my country the following laptops with a Black Friday discount : Asus Tuf Fx506 Intel i5 10300h, Gtx 1650, 8Gb 2933mhz, 512Gb Nvme SSD, 15.6' IPS 144Hz, 48Wh (650€ from 800€) Hp Victus 16 And Ryzen 5 5600H, Gtx 1650, 8Gb 3200mhz, 512Gb...
  31. V

    Question Laptop GPU: GTX 1650, RTX 2050 or RTX 3050?

    Hello, I'm planning to purchase a laptop for everyday use with a little bit casual gaming. I have found one particular model with same processor - i5 1240P but has 3 GPU variant models. GTX 1650, RTX 2050 and RTX 3050 (with RTX 3050 being the costliest and 1650, 2050 are almost equivalent...
  32. T


    Hey guys, I have an annoying Asus software problem here. As Asus owners may know, the laptop comes with a personal monitoring system which helps in selecting how the components may run. The software has three modes in the GPU mode section: WINDOWS(DEFAULT) Eco Mode ASUS optimized Mode I...
  33. shubhamcr7

    Question Anyone knows what this is? and what might be the cause??

    Hey, i opened my laptop first time for cleaning it and saw oil/greese type of leak on it not able to wipe it off what may be the cause of this and what is this is it harmful for my laptop in long run?
  34. M

    Question Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 (2022) vs Razer Blade 15 (2021) ?

    I'm in the market for a new gaming laptop to get me through college, and I've narrowed it down to these two options. It seems to me like the main advantage of the M16 would be found in the DDR5 RAM, while the advantage of the Blade 15 would be the RTX 3070's superiority to the 3060. I'm not...
  35. sivakrishna02

    Question Legion 5 thermals hitting 85C. Is it okay?

    Hello, I bought a lenovo legion 5 recently. My question: Is hitting around 85C acceptable/okay and not harming my laptop? Info that might help you understand my case. Specs: AMD ryzen 7 5800H, RTX 3060 (TGP 130 W), 16 GB RAM and SSD When i game with this machine i generally see around 85 C...
  36. Tadayoshi

    Asus ROG Strix G15 G513IM

    so i plan to buy Asus ROG Strix G15 G513IM laptop but i see that the monitor is sRGB 62,5% NTSC 45% from the site where i will buy this and it cost around 1400 usd is it bad with that display and price?
  37. BurningLaptopSOS

    [SOLVED] Entire laptop starts lagging like crazy upon playing game

    I'm using a ASUS TUF GAMING 2020 FA506IU model, im having an issue where my laptop runs smooth without any issue, until i decided to play a game, the laptop still works fine in the game menu, but after i enter the actual game (Genshin Impact and Dota 2 in my case), after a few minutes or...
  38. M

    This Legion 7 or should I wait for ASUS Zephyrus G15 (2022)

    So I stumbled across this Factory Refurbished Legion 7. Sealed and all from Micro Center. Seems like it performs like a champ. The only issue I've encountered really is IPS glow. Which I only see when powering down or up. I never really see other than that. (I'll post some pictures. I've...
  39. C

    Question No bootable device screen appears after Windows 10 blue screen “driver power state failure” on Acer Nitro 5 AN515-54 gaming laptop

    I think the blue screen occurred after the laptop screen was slammed to it’s closing position. After restarting it - no bootable device screen appears. The laptop was functioning completely fine before this had happened. I also went through BIOS and I’m pretty sure it recognizes the hard drive...
  40. S

    Can I have your recommendations

    With what seems like dozens of gaming laptops to choose from each have their own pros and cons I'm looking for something that can fit mine to start off I'd like it to be able to keep up with titles from the last few years games i Play ready or not so (tactical shooters) / the occasional or RTS...