Be Careful Buying a Gaming Laptop...

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The best gaming laptops in 2021 will have RTX 3060, 3070 and 3080 GPUs inside. But the naming is shady this year. Be informed.
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  1. Dave2D
    2 hónapja

    I REALLY don't like how Nvidia is naming their laptop GPUs this year. It's going to be a much more complex purchase decision. What do you think is the solution? How do you think should they name their laptop GPUs?

    1. Neo yusuf
      Neo yusuf
      2 napja

      Buy me a pc before I decide

    2. NCG
      4 napja

      ARM is the solution

    3. antony
      6 napja

      Name them after how good they perform, I'm mean by that (a name that represent a working computer and a name that represent a gaming computer) it's not hard just make it easier for the people who buy laptops

    4. Joseph Neubauer
      Joseph Neubauer
      7 napja

      Yeah.... Dave like your videos but make sure you point out the strong points and say oh what this is trying to be. Case and point your Alienware m15R2/3 review. You complain about Alienware thermals but they runs their cpu/ gpu at a higher clock and watts. But when you look at the performance it’s some of the best. So it makes it important to have good cooling or not run it in a hot room . Then again Alienware has the best warranty. I have gotten my laptop replaced 2 times due to the heatsink not installed properly.

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      15 napja

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  2. wildan raafi
    wildan raafi
    57 perccel

    Which wattage should I consider? Is it the battery's or wattage of the gpu itself should I consider?

  3. Justice Toure-El
    Justice Toure-El
    5 órája

    what gaming laptop would you recommend costing around $2500

  4. Grayson Carter
    Grayson Carter
    9 órája

    People shouldn't listen to these people. None of the tech review channels actually know what the hell they are talking about. Dave recommended a legion y540 a while back, I purchased 1 a few days later. Had decent specs at the time, i5, gtx 1660ti, 1tb hdd, 256gb m.2, and 16 gigs of ram. I got it 2 days after ordering which was approximately a week after Dave uploaded that video only to be disappointed. Ubnboxed, powered on, repeated bsod during windows setup. Reflashed fresh windows, got through setup, immediately started getting bsods again, updated all drivers, same problem, updated bios, same problem, ran tests and scans nothing was failing but decided to try things anyway, replaced the m.2 with a 1tb samsung evo870, replaced the ram and after that I could use it for a few hours before another bsod restart and repeat. Lenovo released a bios update, installed and back to repeated bsods, usually within minutes of starting the system. Then the hdd just died. The entire system maybe ran for a collective 50 hours, most of which was me troubleshooting and testing fixes. Ordered a crucial 1tb ssd and replaced the hdd, was able to run about an hour at a time before getting bsods. Finally said screw it and decided to go with linux mint cinnamon. No more bsods though once in a while I swap the m.2 and try windows again and always get the same problems. A few months ago I purchased an Asus rog m15 i7 rtx2070 16gigs ram and 1tb m.2, only thing I've had to do with the rog is add a second m.2 for additional storage and it runs perfectly since purchase. Long story short they have no idea what they are talking about, they appear to get talking points from manufacturers and then tell people things are so much better than they are

  5. Mohammad G
    Mohammad G
    15 órája

    what about capability of 3060 in scores Vs other brands 3070s when pumping 115+15 wats in 3060s?

  6. Mohammad G
    Mohammad G
    15 órája

    id like to the diffrence XMG neo 15 with 3080 which the watts is 135+15 Vs.Aleinwarm17's 3080 which is 150 +15 in scores.... i just want to now 135 +15 is near to its limit or the score's diffrence is noticeable.TNX bro

  7. Kanha
    15 órája

    I'm looking to buy new gaming laptop and there's one in my mind please give ur opinion on it. ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15 Ryzen 7 Octa Core 5800H - (16 GB/1 TB SSD/Windows 10 Home/8 GB Graphics/NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070/300 Hz)

  8. aziza elghali
    aziza elghali

    Dave please make a video about best content creator laptops

  9. Tom Matthew
    Tom Matthew

    Should I buy Acer Nitro 5?

  10. Xueqi Li
    Xueqi Li

    Does anyone know the wattage of razer blade 15 with RTX 3080?

  11. Andrew S
    Andrew S

    Dave it's been a long time, you need to update this.

  12. Matt Smith
    Matt Smith
    2 napja

    well put.

  13. yep nope
    yep nope
    2 napja

    Good thing im poor not my problem

    1. ken ZeroFiveEight
      ken ZeroFiveEight
      22 órája


  14. Shane Sheppard
    Shane Sheppard
    3 napja

    I honestly don't care

  15. white fatalis
    white fatalis
    3 napja

    is like buying nintendo switch og vs cfw, cfw version you do whatever tdp pump to system and coreclock can raise to 3x faster than og, i'm aware when buying msi gf65 rtx 3060 and for noob user got ripped of from series above like 3070/3080 series

  16. Alek Mladenov
    Alek Mladenov
    3 napja

    Thank you for being the guy that really helps normal people be informed.

  17. Tommy Sturgis
    Tommy Sturgis
    3 napja

    What about the new omenRyzen 7 with rtx 3060? Should I just get the 1660 TI?

  18. Cykocryptik
    4 napja

    I've also noticed the recent rtx 3000 laptops perform almost as well as the rtx 2000 laptops that have been out for a long time based on the videos I've seen.

  19. DelicatedSquid
    5 napja

    My parents bought me a gaming laptop cuz I told them it was for "school" but I would rather have a pc since it has way better performance than a laptop

  20. Tommy Sturgis
    Tommy Sturgis
    5 napja

    Hey Dave ! I have a question on a laptop purchase. I have two options the Dell - G5 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 144Hz - AMD Ryzen 9 4900H - 16GB Memory - AMD Radeon RX 5600M - 1TB SSD or HP Omen 17.3” i7-10750H Gaming Laptop (RTX 2070/16GB DDR4/1TB HDD/256GB SSD/Win 10) The SSD in the omen can always be upgraded. I know there’s other computers out there but this is my two choices I don’t do a whole lot of gaming but when I do I would like to be able to play stuff like call of duty or other AAA titles at the highest settings not sure if this one would work but I really like it as well but I’m unsure if it would be able to play call of duty , Jedi fallen order etc. HP OMEN - 15.6” Gaming Laptop - AMD Ryzen 7 - 16GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti - 1TB SSD - Mica Silver. Mostly would be for stuff like photo/video editing web surfing other types of productive work and watching Netflix HUfrom etc. I like the look of the omen and the ips screen along with the graphics card but I’m still having a difficult time deciding. Which is the better choice based on specs and performance not pricing? Thanks

  21. Ramon Espinoza
    Ramon Espinoza
    6 napja

    thanks for the database, i´m an alienware fan but since i notice the cooling and wattage factor i keep watching other brands, even in my first gaming laptop (m14xr2 with a gt650m), a custom cooling base give -10° = to automatic mhz gain, without overclock.

  22. Michael Ortega
    Michael Ortega
    6 napja

    I have been looking at gaming laptops for years since I purchased my first one 3 years ago. It is interesting to see these power differences for high performing/top-of-the-line RTX GPUs per TDP performance. Much appreciated and now I have a renewed perspective on looking deeper into the individual specs of all gaming laptops components. Cheers!

  23. Sammie Tam
    Sammie Tam
    7 napja

    I am watching this video with integrated graphics card laptop ...

  24. Kanishk Mewal
    Kanishk Mewal
    7 napja

    Is asus ROG G15 (ryzen 7 5800h rtx 3070 ) better than RTX 3060 i5 10300h? Former is 130W and latter is 85w Price difference of 1k $

  25. Teddy DELERAY
    Teddy DELERAY
    7 napja

    Damn dude! Thank you very much! I've seen the difference since i'm in a kind of "hot" country (in the caribean) and getting a lot of problems with cooling my gaming laptop even if i can play sometimes with airconditionning. I've bought the first ROG wich were like 1.34 inch and after i get a CLEVO at 1.75inch with a 300W for the alimentation. They both got te get used to heat in here. But the ROG Hero II with his 0.98 inch suffer a lot of heat. It's hard to push it on performance. I love ASUS but hard to buy a Griffin ( i love the style) or another CLEVO (kids are a budget) so no other solution than an Helios 700 that you covered well! And Thank you very much for the drawbacks on this laptop that not so many youtubers mentionned! Keep it on and Thank you again !

  26. BrianS 2021
    BrianS 2021
    7 napja

    I just look for price point anymore, world of tanks and skyrim don't require the latest and greatest gpu

  27. mark angelo muan
    mark angelo muan
    9 napja

    What is better higher wattage or low wattage?

  28. Tony Caine
    Tony Caine
    9 napja

    So basically laptops' gpu with higher TGP wattage runs faster?

  29. Steven Xu
    Steven Xu
    9 napja

    25W RTX3080 vs 70W RTX3060 Pls

  30. Yusuke _Anime
    Yusuke _Anime
    10 napja

    I don’t have space in my room for a PC does anyone have a gaming laptop? Which one should I get cause I’m trying to save money

  31. lacta101
    10 napja

    Hi Dave 2D I'm trying to find the link to the spreadsheet but I can't, can you please pin it so we can find it easily

  32. pablo Hernandez
    pablo Hernandez
    12 napja

    remember Jesus and God loves you ❤ 🙏 💖

  33. mia_papaya
    12 napja

    Good thing I went for a laptop with just the exprctation that it should run my fav games "pretty well" because I'm kinda poor and don't wanna stress about getting the very best

  34. Nirbhay Vachhani
    Nirbhay Vachhani
    12 napja

    Which is best 2070 8gb graphics card or the 3060 6gb graphics card ??

  35. XWolven
    12 napja

    Whatever happened to Eluktronics being one of your favorite gaming laptops. I can't find a thing about them now. Did they just start blowing up or what?

  36. Aurora Night
    Aurora Night
    13 napja

    Dave, what do you do with all these laptops? Fancy giving any away? hehe

  37. Chinh Phan
    Chinh Phan
    13 napja

    When speaking of laptops it depends if the design can cool the extra wattage. How is it on Nvidia? They don't design the laptops of MSI, Dell, HP, Omen, Asus, etc. This shit makes no sense. It is well known that thermals are a big issue when keeping things small and compact. Wtf does names have to do with it?

  38. CluxXx
    14 napja

    any suggestions as to which laptop I should buy around 1k$?

  39. Cyrus M
    Cyrus M
    14 napja

    People want desktop performance in a laptop and it is impossible. In a race for sales the laptop makers are giving us specs and not good functional machines. I would love it if the reviews would include the noise level these things produce, the cooling is SO LOUD on some laptops, the noise level is louder than the speakers. They are just totally not gratifying to use on a plane, in the living room, or a meeting room, or really anywhere. With the noise they produce they dominate the space in a bad way. Gaming laptops as a whole are borderline unsafe. I mean they rival a hair dryer; they are hot and loud. 1 They should not produce so much noise as to cause hearing loss. My Gigabyte Aorus 7 produced a noise level of 87dB. The EPA states that an hour over 70dB can cause hearing loss. 2 They should not produce so much heat or exhaust heat that can cause burns. That Aorus blew 108 degree air with in a minute of being under a load. The CPSC states that that is not good. So, I have finally gotten rid of that horrible Ggiabyte Auros 7 and I am looking for another laptop to replace my aging Asus GL552.

  40. Jesper Kronborg Jensen
    Jesper Kronborg Jensen
    14 napja

    He is right but according to other sides the difference is marginal (+/- 15%)

  41. accidental pro
    accidental pro
    15 napja

    Can you update it with asus rog strix scar g15 and other like A15

  42. matteo avesani
    matteo avesani
    15 napja

    If you want tu update the file i tested Asus tuf f15 with 3060 on hwmonitor i reach max 83watt i suppose Is the same of 3070, the Power supply Is also the same 200watt

  43. Black Samurai
    Black Samurai
    16 napja

    Bought a gaming laptop and now I’m watching this..

  44. SmurfSevenDeuce
    16 napja

    I noticed there was a good one that hasn’t been added yet. MSI GE76 Raider 3080

  45. Pedro Sanchez
    Pedro Sanchez
    16 napja

    Nope, 3070/3060 are garbage. Don't buy anything lower than rtx 3080.

  46. Gabriel Tobing
    Gabriel Tobing
    17 napja

    Everybod: Just bought gaming laptop. Me: About to buy. YT: We like you and hate everybody else.

  47. Gabriel Tobing
    Gabriel Tobing
    17 napja

    Nvidia and Intel's naming schemes are like Tik Tokers getting high on clout.

  48. pcuimac
    17 napja

    The good news is, we are nearly at the end of "Morse's Law". We have reached the point where quantum mechanics makes smaller circuits impossible.

  49. parth rajput
    parth rajput
    18 napja

    hey should i invest in rtx 1650 in 2021?

  50. lol
    18 napja

    i just want to buy a gaming that doesnt look like an alien ship

    1. Prizel Pires
      Prizel Pires
      2 napja

      Go for the msi gs65/gs66 looks like an ultrabook

  51. pragun g
    pragun g
    18 napja

    He thinks I can afford a Laptop with 30 series GPU..... Lol🙄

  52. ilias7145
    18 napja

    @Dave2D should I buy an HP Omen 15 its good and best hp laptop for gaming. I like how it has a very good performance and its power.

  53. Piep Boom
    Piep Boom
    20 napja

    You’re good man.

  54. Bare Bea
    Bare Bea
    20 napja

    Imagine if grapich card and fan and processor was outside the gaming laptop like in a small box. And send all data thrue the laptop thru wifi or Bluetooth. All heat issue would be gone. And weight would be Max 1/4 of what it is now. Maybe some clever heads make one day 🙂

  55. Bobby Hinner
    Bobby Hinner
    20 napja

    A laptop is more than the sum of its parts. Always gotta be careful of who you buy from, especially now since the better built and better cooling is so important with the bigger and more powerful cpus and gpus we have these days

  56. Kurtis
    20 napja

    I'm just getting into computers and just got a MSI GE76 RTX 3070. Really powerful and really loud, but what I don't understand why thermals are so important as in why can't they make these GPUs and CPUs more efficient. Im an electrician and heat means inefficiencies. Why do computers pump out so much heat, I just was using my laptop on my lap, it was warm for web browsing, I hit render to process a photo and almost instantly it started burning my legs, it produced heat instantly no delay. That's a lot of power, I know of 1000w heaters on 240volts that don't even get that hot that quick

  57. ToXiq NxB
    ToXiq NxB
    21 napja

    Hey Dave my dad is going to buy me a gaming laptop he says you can go all out on the money but I dont wanna spend much money so need one under 1k. I mainly play roblox but I want to try other games too with like high fps. What should I buy?

  58. please leave
    please leave
    21 napja

    What watch are you wearing?

  59. Aaron Gentry
    Aaron Gentry
    21 napja

    I feel like they are focusing on the wrong thing. I wouldn't mind having a small briefcase-sized laptop. There is too much compromise for space with laptops competing to look like each other

  60. ChinnyGamingYT
    21 napja

    The amount of stuttering is amazing

  61. readmyusernamecauseitsso superduperreallyohsolong
    readmyusernamecauseitsso superduperreallyohsolong
    22 napja

    3:18 how is that gpu on with out power?

  62. 7HANEESH
    22 napja

    Guys should I buy the MSI GE75 , core i7 10th gen , 8gb RTX 2070 , 1TB hard drive 512gb ssd . Please respond I don’t have any knowledge on laptops

  63. ももsincerely
    22 napja

    For the people that’re worried, just take good care of ur laptop. Look up things to keep ur gaming laptop like new.

  64. Pegasus 777
    Pegasus 777
    23 napja

    Please What should I choose?? Lenovo Legion 5 Processor AMD Ryzen 5 4600H (6C / 12T, 3.0 / 4.0GHz, 3MB L2 / 8MB L3) NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 4GB GDDR6 2x 8GB SO-DIMM DDR4-3200 128GB SSD M.2 2242 PCIe NVMe 3.0×4 + 1TB HDD 5400rpm 2.5 ″Screen 15.6″ FHD (1920×1080) IPS 300nits Anti-glare, 144Hz, 100% sRGB, Dolby Vision 1400$ tax included Or Lenovo IdeaPad gaming 3 AMD Ryzen 7 4800H (8C / 16T, 2.9 / 4.2GHz, 4MB L2 / 8MB L3) NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 4GB GDDR6 2x 8GB SO-DIMM DDR4-3200 512 GB SSD PCIe M.2 ″Screen 15.6″ FHD (1920×1080) IPS 250nits 120Hz Free Dos 1200$ tax included

    1. Technology Lord
      Technology Lord
      22 napja

      Get the 4800 model as you get a better CPU, and bigger ssd storage, and you’re still getting a 120 hz panel as the other model has slower CPU, smaller ssd, and the only real advantage is a better display with 144hz but honestly you’re not gonna be gaming 144 FPS anyways on a gtx 1650 so if I was you I’d definitely take the bottom model you listed !

  65. Marko Panic
    Marko Panic
    23 napja

    Any data on Asus Rog Strix G17, R7 5800H, RTX 3060 in watts ?

  66. Ion Amygdalon
    Ion Amygdalon
    23 napja

    GREAT video !! MANY THANKS !!!

  67. David Beard
    David Beard
    23 napja

    Great vid...extremely helpful and informative.

  68. Mr. Danny Ways
    Mr. Danny Ways
    23 napja

    tks Dave, i dont understand why my minecraft game still just boxes and not like other AAA games event using this high end laptop rtx on, dlss on...

  69. logan brown
    logan brown
    23 napja

    Thanks dude. Very informative.

  70. AJBA
    23 napja

    Thanks Dave for the tip.

  71. Borna Fiolic
    Borna Fiolic
    23 napja

    Thanks for looking out for us, Dave

  72. apepchoko
    23 napja

    thk for the video

  73. Alwateen ToTo Toto
    Alwateen ToTo Toto
    24 napja

    Is it just me who likes his videos in the first 6 seconds?

  74. Dennis Mcdonnell
    Dennis Mcdonnell
    24 napja

    Not many updates yet for the list. Please and thanks!

  75. Pete Moseley
    Pete Moseley
    25 napja

    Could you recommend a laptop to play flight sim 2020 on max settings please? Kind regards Pete.

  76. Lucid Vibez
    Lucid Vibez
    25 napja

    Me * watches video about RTX 30 series Also Me *Barely has the money to buy a laptop with RTX 1050

  77. richard carr
    richard carr
    25 napja

    After watching many laptop review s This seems to be the Case with 20 series GPU s too along with CPU /wattage/ heat equation . Keeping it simple nets better results overall ie: i5/4800 paired with 1660ti/2060 is the best deal for the money!!

  78. Harsh Kapse
    Harsh Kapse
    25 napja

    Hello sir . In 2021 which gaming laptop is best to buy in every aspect , like price and performance.

  79. Arūnas Jonas Kastėnas
    Arūnas Jonas Kastėnas
    25 napja

    Greetings, loved the video. One question: is it possible to add more budget laptops to the list? Specifically Gateway laptops from Walmart for example? And lower end of Dell?

  80. De Vries
    De Vries
    25 napja

    I'm buying Gaming laptop for Music production 😉

  81. Caelix The designer
    Caelix The designer
    25 napja

    What gaming laptop would you recommend that has RTX 3000 series for 3D rendering and video editing that’s around under $2,000

  82. Mikke The mightey
    Mikke The mightey
    26 napja

    They should require OEMs to label the GPUs with a performance tier; like a ABCD letter before the type name, if they want to keep the desktop naming scheme, or just straight up obscure the proper gpu name and have the whole naming based on performance of GPU at specific wattage.

  83. Exceed14
    27 napja

    Do a review on the Alienware m15 R4, please and thank you 🙏

  84. Felipe Catz
    Felipe Catz
    27 napja

    how do i check this wattage? are you referring to the wattage in the power adapter?

    1. Jesus Gil
      Jesus Gil
      24 napja

      He's referring to the TDP rating. Power consumption.

  85. 1 2 snipermav1
    1 2 snipermav1
    27 napja

    I heard the Lenovo ideapad S145 is pritty good for only 399 at like walmart and 299 at like best buy to 199 forget where it's also agile to play the watcher and gta5 and alot of other things I heard

  86. geøstigma
    28 napja

    I was just wandering if someone could consult me on whether to get a Lenovo Legion 5 with RTX 2060 and i710750H or to go for the Gygabyte's G7 with RTX 3060 and i7 10870H. The prices are roughly the same and I'm pretty sure that Legion is better overall, minus the CPU/GPU which are, ironically, the most important parts...

  87. Debanjan Halder
    Debanjan Halder
    28 napja

    I am a huge fan of u... Lots of love ... Bro .. but can u tell me which is good for me for normal video editing and as a student laptop.. my hobby is video editing that's why i needs a medium powerful laptop under 800$.. pls tell. Lots of love ❣️ from India

  88. Dylon Havener
    Dylon Havener
    29 napja

    Just bought a gaming laptop and see this video wtf

  89. Rain Blue
    Rain Blue
    29 napja

    I've never watched ur videos but i subscribed before i even finished watching. I'm considering buying laptop maybe with rtx 3060. What would be good one up to like 1300$?

    29 napja

    Yes, do not buy a 'fully powered' 30 series laptop from small brands, they will catch fire. Just kidding, but top brands can handle the extreme thermal situation for powerful GPU + CPU.

  91. Kintaro Oe
    Kintaro Oe
    29 napja

    When I bought my ASUS Strix laptop with RTX 2070 it turned out it was a RTX 2070 refresh witch meant that my memory bandwidth was instead of 448 GB/s only 352 GB/s. Of course this important info was nowhere mentioned. Never going to buy from ASUS again.

  92. Andrei Avramescu
    Andrei Avramescu
    29 napja

    Just buy a laptop with a RTX3080 using 16GB of RAM and you should be safe. :)

    1. Zzygyy
      28 napja

      Lol. Yup pay that premium.

  93. sexiest Dog alive
    sexiest Dog alive
    29 napja

    Just rob a store

  94. Asian Gamer
    Asian Gamer
    29 napja

    I ain't ever buying one

  95. Luky Duzda
    Luky Duzda
    29 napja

    hey Dave thanks a lot for making this video I would've not known about this secret issue ... so in response to that, just a bit qurious on how or where to find out what wattage is being used for specific RTX for example I'm looking to buy razer blade 15 i7 10th gen with RTX2070 and I'm not sure whether it will be good enough. I use lots of platforms to produce my work from video editing to 3D animation.

  96. • Lenzku •
    • Lenzku •
    29 napja

    I've been looking at the Lenovo Legion 5 or 5 Pro, other has a rtx 3060 and other has gtx 1660 ti, which one should i pick?

  97. EverythingLegit Bro
    EverythingLegit Bro

    I bought a gaming laptop trust me you Will regret it it has sooo many Fkn problems legit worst buy in my life especially MSI gaming laptop

  98. Jared the Fallen
    Jared the Fallen

    Should I upgrade from a 2070 max q

  99. Sam Leach
    Sam Leach

    Naming convention?

  100. purifiedH202

    i see this right after I buy a 1000 dollar laptop. wtf HUfrom lol