Intel Core i7 processor laptops models dominate the gaming laptop market in 2019, though Intel core i9  laptops are starting to gain the momentum. 

When choosing a brand new gaming laptop in 2019, it's worth to pay attention to the processor and RAM, is it Intel core i7  - 7th generation or latest 8th generation. Surprisingly but Intel Core i5 processor models are good (decent gaming laptop as well.  Regarding RAM - it should be a least 8GB RAM memory. 

In this article, I've listed top 20 gaming laptop models in 2019. The list is updated quarterly.

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Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS w/ 144Hz Refresh Rate, Intel 6-Core i7-8750H, Overclockable GeForce GTX 1060 6GB, 16GB DDR4, 256GB NVMe SSD, Aeroblade Metal Fans PH315-51-78NP

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS w/ 144Hz Refresh Rate, Intel 6-Core i7-8750H, Overclockable GeForce GTX 1060 6GB, 16GB DDR4, 256GB NVMe SSD, Aeroblade Metal Fans PH315-51-78NP

Designed for those with a need to speed, the Predator Helios 300 gaming notebook combines powerful 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with high-performance NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics driven by the new NVIDIA Pascal architecture that is VR Ready. Two all-metal AeroBlade 3D Fans and stellar audio capabilities support intense gaming sessions while the sporting red accents and black chassis with geometric lines adds to the drama.

  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H 6-Core Processor (Up to 4.1GHz) with Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Overclockable Graphics with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
  • 15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit IPS display (144Hz Refresh Rate, 300nit Brightness & 72% NTSC )
  • 16GB DDR4 2666MHz DRAM Memory & 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD | Extra empty accessible slot for 2.5 inch hard drive or SSD
  • Gigabit Wi-Fi |Backlit Keyboard | USB 3.1 (Type C) | Dual All-Metal AeroBlade 3D Fan Cooling | Metal Chassis
  • PredatorSense gaming control panel, providing customization and control of gaming features, including system temperature, CPU fan speed and system fan speed.
  • Up to 7-hours of battery life

List price: $1,299.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

ASUS FX504 Thin & Light TUF Gaming Laptop, 15.6” Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H Processor, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, 8GB DDR4, 256GB M.2 SSD, Gigabit WiFi, Windows 10 - FX504GE-ES72

ASUS FX504 Thin & Light TUF Gaming Laptop, 15.6” Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H Processor, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, 8GB DDR4, 256GB M.2 SSD, Gigabit WiFi, Windows 10 - FX504GE-ES72

ASUS FX504 Thin & Light TUF Gaming Laptop, 15.6” Full HD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H Processor, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, 8GB DDR4, 256GB M.2 SSD, Gigabit WiFi, Windows 10 - FX504GE-ES72

  • Value - Comes with Gears of War 4 and Age of Empires Definitive Edition
  • Durability - Dual fans with anti-dust technology. Red-backlit keyboard rated for 20-million keystroke durability
  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H processor (up to 3.9GHz) and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB for superior gaming performance and multitasking
  • Portable gaming laptop design with 0.98" thin profile and weight of only 5.07 lbs
  • 256GB M.2 SSD, 8GB DDR4 high-frequency 2666MHz RAM

List price: $999.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

MSI GV62 8RD-200 15.6" Full HD Performance Gaming Laptop PC i5-8300H, GTX 1050Ti 4G, 8GB RAM, 16GB Intel Optane Memory + 1TB HDD, Win 10 64 bit, Black, Steelseries Red Backlit Keys

MSI GV62 8RD-200 15.6" Full HD Performance Gaming Laptop PC i5-8300H, GTX 1050Ti 4G, 8GB RAM, 16GB Intel Optane Memory + 1TB HDD, Win 10 64 bit, Black, Steelseries Red Backlit Keys

The new Intel Optane memory technology learns as it goes to improve loading times on your favorite games and applications.

  • Display: 15.6" Full HD EDP IPS-Level | Operating System: Win 10 Multi-language
  • Processor: New Intel 8th Gen Core i5-8300H 2.3 - 4.0GHz
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX1050Ti 4G GDDR5
  • Memory: 8GB DDR4 2400MHz 2 Sockets; Max Memory 32GB | Storage: New Intel Optane 16GB + 1TB (5400RPM)
  • Special Features: 1 Year Limited warranty (Include 1 Year Global) | Intel Optane Memory (16GB): Launches programs faster, Powers quicker access to files, Loads game levels in an instant

List price: $899.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15.6" Core i5-8300H 15.6-inch Diagonal Full HD IPS Anti-Glare WLED-Backlit Display(1920 x 1080) with Narrow Bezel Design 8GB RAM + 1TB HDD Storage 15-cx0056wm

HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15.6" Core i5-8300H 15.6-inch Diagonal Full HD IPS Anti-Glare WLED-Backlit Display(1920 x 1080) with Narrow Bezel Design 8GB RAM + 1TB HDD Storage 15-cx0056wm

  • 8th Generation Intel Mobil Quad-Core i5-8300H 2.3GHz up to 4GHz, 8MB cache.
  • 8GB DDr4-2666 SDRAM, 1TB 7200 rpm SATA hard drive.
  • 15.6" diagonal FHD IPS anti-glare micro-edge WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080) display, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4GB GDDR5 dedicated.
  • Full-size island-style backlit keyboard with numeric keypad, HP Imagepad, 802.11b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5, SD media reader.
  • 1 USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 1 (Data transfer only, up to 5 Gb/s); 3 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (1 HP Sleep and Charge); 1 HDMI 2.0; 1 RJ-45; 1 headphone/microphone combo, Windows 10.

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OMEN by HP 15.6 Inch Gaming Laptop, i7-8750H Processor, GeForce GTX 1060, Anti-Glare FHD Display,16GB 2666MHZ RAM, 1TB HDD & 128GB PCIE SSD, Windows 10, (15-dc0030nr, Black), Metal Chassis, RGB Keys

OMEN by HP 15.6 Inch Gaming Laptop, i7-8750H Processor, GeForce GTX 1060, Anti-Glare FHD Display,16GB 2666MHZ RAM, 1TB HDD & 128GB PCIE SSD, Windows 10, (15-dc0030nr, Black), Metal Chassis, RGB Keys

  • Play the latest games, including Fortnite, PUBG, and Overwatch, from anywhere—without sacrificing performance
  • 8th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8750H Processor, 6-Core, 2.2GHz up to 4.1GHz for superior gaming performance
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB GDDR5 dedicated). VR READY. 15.6-inch diagonal FHD IPS anti-glare micro-edge WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080)
  • 16 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (upgradable with 2 accessible memory slots). 128 GB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD. 1 TB 7200 RPM SATA HDD
  • Dragon Red independent zone backlit keyboard w/ RGB lighting, full size directional arrow keys, and outlined WASD keys for instant recognition
  • Battery life: Up to 6 hours and 15 minutes (mixed usage); up to 4 hours (video playback); up to 3 hours and 15 minutes (wireless streaming)
  • Dimensions and weight (unpackaged): 14.17 inches (W) x 10.35 inches (D) x 1.02 inch (H); 5.56 pounds
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home

List price: $1,299.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Razer Blade 15: World's Smallest 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 60Hz Full HD Thin Bezel - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q - 16GB RAM - 256GB SSD + 2TB HDD - Windows 10

Razer Blade 15: World's Smallest 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 60Hz Full HD Thin Bezel - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q - 16GB RAM - 256GB SSD + 2TB HDD - Windows 10

The Razer Blade is one of the smallest 15.6” gaming laptops, striking the perfect balance of power and portability. We’ve redesigned the laptop to offer more storage and connectivity in the precision crafted CNC aluminum chassis. The near-bezeless 15.6” Full HD display stretches edge-to-edge and is factory calibrated for accuracy, while the 8th gen Intel Core i7 6-Core processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q design graphics deliver amazing performance and frame rates.

  • Activision Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 game codes - Offer valid 11/1/18–12/31/18, while supplies last. See Product Description for additional information.
  • DISPLAY: 15.6” Full HD edge-to-edge display (4.9mm bezels), factory color calibrated’
  • GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q Design VR Ready graphics
  • PROCESSOR: 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 core processor
  • DUAL STORAGE: 256GB SSD + 2TB HDD - For speed and capacity
  • BUILD QUALITY: Thin and compact, durable CNC aluminum unibody (0.78” x 9.25” x 13.98”)
  • MEMORY: 16GB Dual-Channel DDR-4-2667MHz, expandable to 32GB
  • ADDITIONAL FEATURES: Gigabit Ethernet, 3x USB 3.1, Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), HDMI, Mini Display Port

List price: $1,799.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Dell G5587-7866BLK-PUS G5 15 5587 Gaming Laptop 15.6" LED Display, 8th Gen Intel i7 Processor, 16GB Memory, 128GB SSD+1TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti, Licorice Black

Dell G5587-7866BLK-PUS G5 15 5587 Gaming Laptop 15.6" LED Display, 8th Gen Intel i7 Processor, 16GB Memory, 128GB SSD+1TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti, Licorice Black

With NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4GB GDDR5 video graphics memory, gameplay is clear and detailed.

Superior sound: Experience every beat of the action with improved clarity and imaging thanks to two tuned, front-firing speakers powered by Waves MaxxAudio.

The ultimate personal theatre experience: Elevate your gaming, viewing and mega-tasking with the MaxxAudio, you’ll be sucked into every game like never before, with powerful, encompassing sound—no drops.

  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H Processor (6-Core, 9MB Cache, up to 3.9GHz w/Turbo Boost)
  • 16GB 2666MHz DDR4 up to [32GB], (additional memory sold separately)
  • 128 GB (SSD) Boot + 1 TB 5400 RPM [SATA] HDD Storage
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4GB GDDR5 graphics memory
  • Be more productive. Windows 10 is the best for bringing ideas forward and getting things done.Turbo Frequency:Up to 4.10 GHz

List price: $1,149.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Razer Blade 15: World's Smallest 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 60Hz Full HD Thin Bezel - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q - 16GB RAM - 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD - Windows 10

Razer Blade 15: World's Smallest 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 60Hz Full HD Thin Bezel - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q - 16GB RAM - 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD - Windows 10

The Razer Blade is one of the smallest 15.6” gaming laptops, striking the perfect balance of power and portability. We’ve redesigned the laptop to offer more storage and connectivity in the precision crafted CNC aluminum chassis. The near-bezeless 15.6” Full HD display stretches edge-to-edge and is factory calibrated for accuracy, while the 8th gen Intel Core i7 6-Core processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q design graphics deliver amazing performance and frame rates.

  • Activision Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 game codes - Offer valid 11/1/18–12/31/18, while supplies last. See Product Description for additional information.
  • DISPLAY: 15.6” Full HD edge-to-edge display (4.9mm bezels), factory color calibrated
  • GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q Design VR Ready graphics
  • PROCESSOR: 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 core processor
  • DUAL STORAGE: 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD - For speed and capacity
  • BUILD QUALITY: Thin and compact, durable CNC aluminum unibody (0.78” x 9.25” x 13.98”)
  • MEMORY: 16GB Dual-Channel DDR-4-2667MHz, expandable to 32GB
  • ADDITIONAL FEATURES: Gigabit Ethernet, 3x USB 3.1, Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), HDMI, Mini Display Port

List price: $1,599.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

OMEN by HP 2018 15-inch Gaming Laptop with 144hz GSync Display, Intel i7-8750H Processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB, 32 GB RAM DDR4 2666Mhz, 512 GB SSD PCIE NVMe SSD, Windows 10 (15-dc0045nr)

OMEN by HP 2018 15-inch Gaming Laptop with 144hz GSync Display, Intel i7-8750H Processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB, 32 GB RAM DDR4 2666Mhz, 512 GB SSD PCIE NVMe SSD, Windows 10 (15-dc0045nr)

  • CUTTING-EDGE GAMING PERFORMANCE: Play the latest games, including Fortnite, PUBG, and Overwatch, from anywhere—without sacrificing performance.
  • SMOOTH PERFORMANCE AND RESPONSIVENESS: 8th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8750H Processor, 6-Core, 2.2GHz up to 4.1GHz for top gaming performance.
  • BEAUTIFUL GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8 GB GDDR5 dedicated). 15.6-inch diagonal FHD IPS anti-glare micro-edge WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080).
  • HP OMEN COMMAND CENTER: Easily turn up your performance with included software that enables control over your CPU overclocking settings and prioritizes your gaming traffic to minimize latency
  • SDRAM MEMORY: 32 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (upgradable with 2 accessible memory slots). 512 GB PCIe NVMeTM M.2 SSD.
  • BACKLIT KEYBOARD: Dragon Red backlit keyboard, full size directional arrow keys, and illuminated WASD keys for instant recognition.
  • PORTS: Headphone/Microphone Combo, Microphone jack, 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (side), 1 RJ-45 (rear), 1 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (rear), 1 HDMI 2.0 (rear), 1 Mini DisplayPort(TM) (rear), 1 USB 3.1 Type-C(TM) (rear), 1 Media Card Reader
  • OPERATING SYSTEM AND WARRANTY: Windows 10 Home and one-year limited warranty with 24-hour, 7 days a week web support.

List price: $1,799.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

HP 3WE99UA#ABA Pavilion Gaming 15-cx0000 15-cx0030nr LCD Gaming Notebook 15.6" Intel Core i5-8300H (8th Gen) Quad-core 2.3GHz 8GB DDR4 SDRAM 1TB HDD Windows 10 Home 64-bit

HP 3WE99UA#ABA Pavilion Gaming 15-cx0000 15-cx0030nr LCD Gaming Notebook 15.6" Intel Core i5-8300H (8th Gen) Quad-core 2.3GHz 8GB DDR4 SDRAM 1TB HDD Windows 10 Home 64-bit

  • Processor: 8th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8300H Processor, Quad-Core, 2.3GHz up to 4.0GHz.
  • Video graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated).
  • Display: 15.6-inch diagonal FHD IPS anti-glare micro-edge WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080).
  • Memory: 8 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (not upgradable). Hard drive and solid-state drive: 1 TB 5400 RPM SATA hard drive.
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home.

List price: $909.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series Gaming Edition 7567 15.6-Inch Full HD Screen Laptop - Intel Core i5-7300HQ, 1 TB Hybrid HDD, 8GB DDR4 Memory, NVIDIA GTX 1050 4GB Graphics, Windows 10

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series Gaming Edition 7567 15.6-Inch Full HD Screen Laptop - Intel Core i5-7300HQ, 1 TB Hybrid HDD, 8GB DDR4 Memory, NVIDIA GTX 1050 4GB Graphics, Windows 10

Powerful 7th-generation Intel Quad-Core i5-7300HQ 2.50 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology up to 3.50 GHz
8GB DDR4 2400MHz Memory, 1TB 5400 rpm Hybrid Hard Drive with 8GB Cache
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 with 4GB GDDR5, Optical Drive Not included, Backlit Keyboard
15.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare LED-Backlit Display with IPS technology, HDMI
Windows 10 Home (64-bit), 2-in1 Media Card Reader and USB 3.0, 802.11ac Wireless LAN + Bluetooth 4.2, Dual Band 2.4&5 GHz

List price: $829.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Razer Blade 15: World's Smallest 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 144Hz Full HD Thin Bezel - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q - 16GB RAM - 512GB SSD - Windows 10 - CNC Aluminum

Razer Blade 15: World's Smallest 15.6" Gaming Laptop - 144Hz Full HD Thin Bezel - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 Core - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q - 16GB RAM - 512GB SSD - Windows 10 - CNC Aluminum

  • Activision Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 game codes - Offer valid 11/1/18–12/31/18, while supplies last. See Product Description for additional information.
  • 15.6” 144Hz Full HD edge-to-edge display (4.9mm bezels), color calibrated
  • Thin and compact, durable CNC aluminum unibody (0.68” x 9.25” x 13.98”)
  • 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H 6 core processor.Battery - Up to 6 hours
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q Design VR Ready graphics
  • Innovative vapor chamber cooling system with Gaming Mode power boost

List price: $2,599.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Razer Blade Stealth 13.3" (New Graphics Model) Thin and Light Gaming Laptop - Slim Bezel Full HD - NVIDIA GeForce MX150 - Intel Core i7-8565U - 16GB RAM - 256GB SSD - Windows 10 - CNC Aluminum

Razer Blade Stealth 13.3" (New Graphics Model) Thin and Light Gaming Laptop - Slim Bezel Full HD - NVIDIA GeForce MX150 - Intel Core i7-8565U - 16GB RAM - 256GB SSD - Windows 10 - CNC Aluminum

The Razer Blade Stealth 13” laptop is equipped with a more powerful 25W NVIDIA GeForce MX150 4GB graphics for gaming and content creation. Featuring a visually stunning display, and Razer Chroma keyboard, it combines mobility and style with power that’s perfect for work and play.

  • Score $360 in software and games - Offer valid 12/4/18 - 2/28/19, while supplies last. See Product Description for additional information.
  • PERFORMANCE FOR WORK AND GAMING: NVIDIA GeForce MX150 (25W) 4GB VRAM graphics, Quad-core 8th Gen Intel Core i7 -8565U processor, and 16GB dual-channel memory
  • DESIGNED FOR MOBILITY: Up to 11hrs long battery life - Ultra thin, light and incredibly durable with a CNC unibody aluminum frame
  • THIN BEZEL FULL HD DISPLAY: Visually stunning matte Full HD screen with 100% sRGB color saturation for work and entertainment
  • POWER BY RAZER CHROMA: Keyboard featuring single-zone RGB lighting with 16.8 million color options, and a precision glass touchpad
  • COMPLETE CONNECTIVITY: Includes Thunderbolt 3, USB-C, USB-A, Wireless AC, Windows Hello infrared camera, and dual-array mics

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