Sager NP8657 Gaming Notebook
While this certainly isn't the least expensive option out there for a gaming laptop, it's still pretty budget-friendly and offers terrific performance with an HD 15-inch screen. The default build on this system has an Intel 6th Generation i7 quad-core processor and includes 8GB of DDR4 RAM, although you can upgrade to up to 64GB of memory if you need even faster performance and have the budget for it. This gaming laptop comes with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics chip that has 3GB of dedicated GDDR5 video memory. There’s no upgrade option on the graphics card but the default setup is already quite good. You get a 1TB hard drive with this laptop which you can upgrade to up to 2TB of storage and there's a second bay that lets you add a solid state drive. This budget gaming laptop also includes support for Wireless-AC and Bluetooth connectivity. You get four USB 3.0 ports for a ton of connection options as well as an HDMI port and mini-DisplayPort.