Even though consoles sell well in the gaming community, enthusiasts are aware that the true quality and experience of ‘real gaming’ requires a PC. Gaming computer systems can process large amounts of data while playing free mmorpg games, third-person shooter or any other game. Similarly as desktop systems, laptop gaming systems are loaded with high-performance hardware. For hardcore gamers, here’s a list of the best gaming computers and laptops for 2013:
1. Velocity Micro Raptor Z90
Raptor Z90 combines hardware from both Intel and Nvidia. The system has been impressive in top benchmark tests. The graphic card is Nvidia GeForce GTX680, while the processor is Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7-3770K. The VM Classic case has ample space for more components. Three USB 3.0 ports are located at the back. That’s not it; two HDMI ports, media card reader, two ports for display, FireWire 400 port and a handful of 10 USB ports are there as well. There’s no eSATA, but a separate cable can be purchased if required. Two empty RAM slots, PCIe x16 graphics card, and PCI and PCI x1 empty slots are inside the system. Raptor Z90 supports games of the highest levels frames per second and is one of the top picks for this year.
2. Alienware M17x R4-7263BK
This gaming laptop is the perfect example of what gamers need to take their experience to the next level. The powerful gaming beast comes with an AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics card, which is among the top graphic cards available. For a crisp clear display of graphics, there’s 2 GB of video memory. The process is quad-core Intel Core i7, which runs games with ease without increasing the load time. The clock speed is 2.3 GHz, but goes to 3.3 GHz with TurboBoost. It comes with sound card that is compatible with 7.1 surround sound. Multiple drives are compatible with Alienware M17x so gamers never run out of space.
3. Cyberpower Black Pearl
The CyberPower PC Black Pearl has hardware from manufacturers like Gigabyte who’ve set high standards for PC gaming systems. Two GTX 580 graphic cards from Nvidia, the most powerful in the market, are loaded inside the PC, allowing gamers to enjoy the maximum graphic settings with a smooth fps. This also means that apart from playing the games, other softwares can be launched with ease. There is GDDR5 1.5 GB video memory with a core speed of 772 MHz. It’s a great system for complex graphics due to Nvidia’s FERMI technology that combines with D X 11. Other features include Intel Core i7 980 Extreme, 12 GB Corsair XMS DDR3 and MSI X58A-GD45 X58 motherboard.
4. ASUS MSI GT70
Although the MSI series has been given little attention, but MSI GT70 has been designed keeping in mind the requirements of hardcore gamers. It has Nvidia GeForce GTX 680M graphics card, a video card of 4GB, third generation quad-core Core-i7, 12 GB of RAM and a main drive of 500 GB. It gives a feel of life-like gaming with high-end graphics. GT70 comes with powerful audio hardware that has been made by THX, Dynaudio and MSI, making the sound quality of this laptop worth listening to.
5. Digital Storm Hailstrom
One of the best gaming systems out there, the Hailstorm comes equipped with two NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580s. The processor is i7-970 that comes with 12 threads and six cores, able to run the latest high end games available. There is 16 GB of DDR3 triple-channel RAM, which is one of the fastest. 1 TB HDD and 120 GB SSD are also included this system, and gamers would know the importance of two storage drives for high quality gaming. The motherboard is ASUS Sabertooth X58.
These systems would satisfy the cravings of any gamer in 2013.