5 High-Quality Gaming Laptops Under $1,500


MSI GE Series GE70 Apache Pro-681 17.3-Inch Gaming Laptop (Aluminum Black)

Price: $998.99

Specifications: Intel Core i7-4720HQ 3.6 GHz Processor, 12 GB DDR3L SDRAM, 1 TB 7200 rpm Hard Drive, 17.3-Inch Screen

Why You Should Buy: The MSI GE Series GE70 Apache Pro-681  is more than a gaming machine; it is great for daily use and for artists. The laptop has a lot of space for storing large programs and 12 GB DDR3L SDRAM allows for effortless multi-tasking for people running programs like Illustrator and InDesign.