A reader asked what’s the best gaming laptop under 50000 pesos with a minimum of 8GB of RAM, a 120Hz display, and a decent graphics card he could purchase in 2020. The reader also recommended 3 laptops, the ASUS TUF FX505, Acer Nitro 5, and the Lenovo L340.
We were impressed the reader knew what laptops fit his budget. To help him and others in the same situation, we’ll be going over these 3 laptops on hand to which one best fits your needs. But, since we currently do not own any of these review units, we will not be able to vouch for the display quality, keyboard feel, and other nuances.
Author’s note: We’ll be using either PCHub’s or Villman prices for convenience. If other shops offer these products for less, do not hesitate to buy from them – as long as you’re getting the proper warranty.
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Best Gaming Laptop Under 50000 Pesos (or 60K)
Acer Nitro 5
Beginning with the Acer Nitro 5, the best variant that’s within budget is the AN515-54-56VR SKU, that costs PHP 46,999 on Villman. It boasts of an intel Core i5-9300H CPU and an NVIDIA GTX 1650 GPU. It sports a storage size of 4GB RAM and (depending on time, Villman offers a free 4GB RAM upgrade until May 31).
It comes with a 1TB HDD and allows you to add in an SSD with the remaining budget. This option is the most balanced, as you enjoy everything you’re searching for while staying in budget.
Next is the ASUS TUF. The best variant within this price range is the FX505DT SKY, that costs around PHP 37,790 (with Cash on PCHub).
This is no doubt one of the best gaming laptop under 40K in Phillipines.
For storage, you enjoy 8GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD. Remember, the Ryzen 5 3550H is much weaker than the intel Core i5-9300H and will perform lesser. However, if what you need is to play AAA or graphically intensive titles, the difference between the two CPUs will be less apparent.
Looking to save more while enjoying the most FPS per Peso, this is the laptop to go for.
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No doubt, this is one of the best gaming laptop under 60k Pesos if you are willing to stretch your budget a little. This is the best performing device on our list.
We recommend going for the 15IRH 81LK00W6PH variant comes with an Intel Core i7-9750H for PHP 51,490 (with cash on PCHub). It ships with an NVIDIA GTX 1650 GPU, 8GB of RAM, and 512GB of SSD storage.
In the end, you would agree that the Acer Nitro 5 is a well-rounded machine that’s capable of great gaming performance for the amount it cost. The Lenovo L340 offers the best gaming performance out of all 3 options, and the ASUS TUF, on the other hand is an excellent choice for people who are on a tighter budget, but still can afford an enjoyable experience (but the Nitro 5 is much faster).
There you have it – the best gaming laptops below 50,000! Got less cash? We recommend waiting a while for the upcoming generation intel and new generation AMD-based laptops with enhanced GPUs that are coming this year. The updated internals will offer you better performance, and previous higher tier models may be discounted as well.
Which one amongst the many top gaming laptops under 50,000 here would you go for? ASUS or Acer. Let us know!