The Acer Aspire VX 15 Gaming Laptop is one of the best gaming laptops below $1000. It features;
- 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor (Up to 3.5GHz)
- 15.6″ Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen IPS display. Operating System: Microsoft Windows, Windows 10
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
- 16GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB SSD
The Intel Core i5-7300HQ is a quad-core processor for notebooks based on the Kaby Lake architecture. The CPU cores run at 2.5 – 3.5 GHz (4 cores up to 3.1, 2 cores up to 3.3 GHz). This processor can easily manage demanding tasks such as gaming, CAD, and editing (photo and video). [more details]. This processor backed with 16 GB DDr4 RAM will manage programs, multitasking and gaming well. The GTX 1050 Ti graphics card will add to this gaming experience as the 1050 Ti can manage AAA titles above 60 fps on medium settings
As the VX 15 is a gaming laptop we cannot expect too much in battery life as it averages around 4-5 hours under load.
The IPS display is nice as it provides a wide vieing angle and the color accuracy is good enough for gaming and light video and photo editing