What's common to the latest gaming laptops in 2018? They all are powered with Intel Core processors (Sorry AMD), most laptops come with the Intel Core I7, but there is already one model among the top with Intel Core i9 processor. See:

All laptops are equipped with NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards (GTX 1070, GTX 1060 and  GTX1050Ti). Keep reading to find the top latest gaming laptops on Amazon in 2018

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus S Ultra Slim Gaming Laptop, 15.6” 144Hz Display, Intel i7-8750H CPU, GeForce GTX 1070, 16GB DDR4, 512GB NVMe SSD, Military-Grade Metal Chassis, Customizable RGB Keys, GX531GS-AH76

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S Ultra Slim Gaming Laptop, 15.6” 144Hz Display, Intel i7-8750H CPU, GeForce GTX 1070, 16GB DDR4, 512GB NVMe SSD, Military-Grade Metal Chassis, Customizable RGB Keys, GX531GS-AH76

The all new ROG Zephyrus S is redefining ultra-slim gaming laptops yet again with innovative engineering to cool its 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and up to GeForce GTX 1070 with Max-Q design, so you can immerse yourself in its no-compromise 144Hz/3ms display.

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  • 15.6” High Refresh Rate 144Hz 3ms IPS-Type Display with slim 6.5mm bezel
  • 0.62” thin, 4.6 lbs ultraportable military-grade magnesium alloy body with premium cover CNC-milled from solid aluminum
  • 8th-Generation Intel Core i7-8750H (up to 3.9GHz) and GeForce GTX 1070 with Max Q Design
  • 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD; 16GB 2666Hz DDR4; Windows 10
  • ROG Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) with upgraded 12v fans and anti-dust tunnels to preserve cooling performance and system stability
  • Customizable 4-zone ASUS AURA RGB Gaming Keyboard

List price: $1,999.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

MSI P65 Creator 8RF-450US Ultra Thin Productivity / Gaming Laptop, 15.6" 144Hz Anti-Glare Display, GTX 1070 8GB, i7-8750H, 32GB RAM, 512GB NVMe, Win 10 Pro 64bit, Backlit Keys, Fingerprint, Metal

MSI P65 Creator 8RF-450US Ultra Thin Productivity / Gaming Laptop, 15.6" 144Hz Anti-Glare Display, GTX 1070 8GB, i7-8750H, 32GB RAM, 512GB NVMe, Win 10 Pro 64bit, Backlit Keys, Fingerprint, Metal

  • Display: 15.6 144Hz 7ms, IPS-Level FHD,Anti-Glare 1920x1080
  • Processor: Core i7-8750H 2.2 - 4.1GHz | Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX1070 8G GDDR5
  • System Memory: 32GB (16G*2) DDR4 2400MHz 2 Sockets; Max Memory 32GB | Storage: 512GB NVME SSD
  • Special Features: Designer White Edition | Ultra Thin 4.9mm Bezel | 144Hz 7ms Display | TPM Security | Thunderbolt 3
  • Warranty: 1 year Limited warranty (Include 1 Year Global)

List price: $2,499.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS w/ 144Hz, i7-8750H, GTX 1060 6GB, 16GB, 256GB NVMe SSD & Seagate 2TB BarraCuda SATA 6Gb/s 128MB Cache 2.5-Inch 7mm Internal Hard Drive Bundle

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS w/ 144Hz, i7-8750H, GTX 1060 6GB, 16GB, 256GB NVMe SSD & Seagate 2TB BarraCuda SATA 6Gb/s 128MB Cache 2.5-Inch 7mm Internal Hard Drive Bundle

  • Bundle: This bundle contains the Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop (model PH315-51-78NP) & Seagate 2TB BarraCuda Sata 2.5 Inch 7mm Internal hard drive (model ST2000LM015)
  • Laptop: 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H 6-Core Processor (Up to 4.1GHz) with Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
  • Laptop:15.6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit IPS display (144Hz Refresh Rate, 300nit Brightness & 72% NTSC )
  • Laptop: 16GB DDR4 2666MHz DRAM Memory & 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD | Extra empty accessible slot for 2.5 inch hard drive or SSD
  • Hard Drive: The thinnest and highest-capacity 2.5-Inch Hard Drive available
  • Hard Drive: Highest-capacity 5400RPM 2.5-Inch drives on the market for DIY external box setup for upgrades - SATA 6GB/s interface optimizes burst performance.Multi-tier caching technology delivers snappy performance with lower power consumption
  • Items may ship separately

List price: $1,262.57 Buy this laptop on Amazon

2018 Premium Flagship Dell G5 15 5587 15.6 Inch FHD Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i7 2.2 GHz up to 4.1 GHz, Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB, Backlit Keyboard, WiFi, Windows 10) Upgrade up to 32GB RAM and 1TB SSD

2018 Premium Flagship Dell G5 15 5587 15.6 Inch FHD Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i7 2.2 GHz up to 4.1 GHz, Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB, Backlit Keyboard, WiFi, Windows 10) Upgrade up to 32GB RAM and 1TB SSD

  • 15.6 inch Full HD LED (1920 x 1080), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GB GDDR5 graphics memory
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 9MB cache, 2.20 GHz up to 4.10 GHz, 802.11ac, Bluetooth
  • Choose from a) 8GB/12GB/16GB/24GB/32GB DDR4 RAM; and b) 1st HDD (boot) 128GB/256GB/512GB/1TB SSD for better performance; and c) optional 2nd Optical Drive: 1TB/2TB Hard Drive for extra storage space; A solid State Drive (SSD) will boost the overall performance for the computer
  • 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A with PowerShare, 1 USB 3.1 Gen 2, 1 HDMI 2.0, Headphone/microphone combo jack, LAN 10/100/1000 GB Ethernet, SD Card Reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC); Waves MaxxAudio Pro
  • Windows 10 brings back the Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you markup Web pages on your screen. | 1-Year UpgradePro Limited Warranty* | View description and warranty section below for more details.

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2018 Premium Dell G3 15 357915.6 Inch FHD IPS Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i7, 2.2 GHz up to 4.1 GHz, Nvidia GTX 1050TI 4GB, Backlit Keyboard, WiFi, Windows 10) (White) Upgrade up to 32GB RAM and 1TB SSD

2018 Premium Dell G3 15 357915.6 Inch FHD IPS Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i7, 2.2 GHz up to 4.1 GHz, Nvidia GTX 1050TI 4GB, Backlit Keyboard, WiFi, Windows 10) (White) Upgrade up to 32GB RAM and 1TB SSD

  • 15.6 in Full HD LED (1920 x 1080), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4GB GDDR5 graphics memory
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 9MB cache, 2.20 GHz up to 4.10 GHz, 802.11ac, Bluetooth
  • Choose from a) 8GB/12GB/16GB/24GB/32GB DDR4 RAM; and b) 1st HDD (boot) 128GB/256GB/512GB/1TB SSD for better performance; and c) optional 2nd Optical Drive: 1TB/2TB Hard Drive for extra storage space; A solid State Drive (SSD) will boost the overall performance for the computer
  • 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A with PowerShare, 1 USB 3.1 Gen 2, 1 HDMI 2.0, Headphone/microphone combo jack, LAN 10/100/1000 GB Ethernet, SD Card Reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC)
  • Windows 10 brings back the Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you markup Web pages on your screen. | 1-Year UpgradePro Limited Warranty*

List price: $929.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Eluktronics N870EP6 Pro Premium VR Ready Gaming Laptop - Intel i7-8750H Hexa Core Windows 10 Home 6GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 17.3” Full HD IPS Display 512GB Performance SSD + 16GB DDR4 RAM

Eluktronics N870EP6 Pro Premium VR Ready Gaming Laptop - Intel i7-8750H Hexa Core Windows 10 Home 6GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 17.3” Full HD IPS Display 512GB Performance SSD + 16GB DDR4 RAM

  • 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H (2.2GHz/4.1GHz) Hexa Core Processor, Genuine Windows 10 Home 64-Bit
  • 6GB GDDR5 VRAM Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 VR Ready Graphics; 16GB DDR4 2666MHz RAM
  • 17.3" Full HD IPS LED Anti-Glare Display (1920 x 1080); 1 HDMI 2.0; 2 Mini DisplayPorts; 1 USB 3.1 Type-C
  • 512GB (500GB OP) Performance SSD; FHD 2.0MP Webcam; Intel Wireless-AC 9560 + Bluetooth v5.0
  • Full Size RGB Color Backlit Keyboard, Realtek High Definition Audio, Gigabit LAN, 1 Year Warranty

List price: $1,299.95 Buy this laptop on Amazon

HP Pavilion 15-inch Gaming Laptop, IPS Anti-Glare Display, Intel i7+8750H, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050TI 4GB, 16GB DDR4 RAM and 16GB Intel Optane Memory, 1 TB HD, Windows 10 64bit (15-cx0045nr, Black)

HP Pavilion 15-inch Gaming Laptop, IPS Anti-Glare Display, Intel i7+8750H, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050TI 4GB, 16GB DDR4 RAM and 16GB Intel Optane Memory, 1 TB HD, Windows 10 64bit (15-cx0045nr, Black)

  • SERIOUS GAMING PERFORMANCE AND GRAPHICS: Take on the latest games and upgrade your entertainment to NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) GTX 1050 Ti graphics (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated)
  • BEAUTIFUL DISPLAY AND AUDIO: Edge-to-edge 15.6-inch diagonal FHD IPS anti-glare micro-edge WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080) display and rich audio with front-firing speakers, HP Audio Boost, and tuning by B&O PLAY
  • 8TH GENERATION Intel(R) PROCESSOR: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7+8750H (2.2 GHz base frequency, up to 4.1 GHz with Intel(R) Turbo Boost Technology, 9 MB cache, 6 cores)
  • Intel(R)Optane(TM) MEMORY 16GB:  Optane memory accelerates new processor-based systems to deliver a responsive computer experience with short boot times, fast application launches, extraordinary gaming, and responsive browsing
  • HARD DRIVE AND MEMORY: 1 TB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive + 16 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (not upgradable)
  • BATTERY LIFE: Up to 9 hours (mixed usage); up to 8 hours and 30 minutes (video playback); up to 7 hours (wireless streaming)
  • DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT (UNPACKAGED): 14.40 inches (W) x 10.01 inches (D) x 1.00 inch (H); 5.18 pounds
  • OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 10 Home

List price: $1,099.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-98Y7 Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i9-8950HK, GeForce GTX 1070 Overclockable Graphics, 17.3" Full HD 144Hz G-Sync Display, 16GB DDR4, 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD, 2TB HDD

Acer Predator Helios 500 PH517-51-98Y7 Gaming Laptop, Intel Core i9-8950HK, GeForce GTX 1070 Overclockable Graphics, 17.3" Full HD 144Hz G-Sync Display, 16GB DDR4, 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD, 2TB HDD

Equipped with an impressive 17.3” Full HD screen with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, 144Hz refresh rate and a powerful 8th Gen Intel Core i9 processor with high-performance overclockable NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics that is VR Ready! The Dual-Fan Cooling system features all-metal AeroBlade 3D Fans with 5 Copper Heat Pipes maximizing performance and keeping your rig extra cool under pressure.

  • 8th Generation Intel Core i9-8950HK 6-Core Unlocked Overclock Capable Processor (Up to 4.8GHz)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Overclockable Graphics with 8GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
  • 17.3" Full HD (1920 x 1080) LED-backlit IPS display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology (144Hz Refresh Rate, 300nit Brightness & 72% NTSC)
  • 16GB DDR4 2666MHz Memory, 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD & 2TB 5400RPM HDD
  • Backlit four-zoned RGB Keyboard |Killer DoubleShot Pro Wireless-AC | 2 - Thunderbolt 3 (Full USB 3.1 Type C) Port | Dual All-Metal Aero Blade 3D Fans

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2018 Premium Dell G3 15 G3579 15.6 Inch FHD Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i5-8300H 2.3GHz up to 4.0 GHz, Nvidia GTX 1050Ti 4GB, Backlit Keyboard, Bluetooth, WiFi, Windows 10) Choose Your RAM and SSD

2018 Premium Dell G3 15 G3579 15.6 Inch FHD Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i5-8300H 2.3GHz up to 4.0 GHz, Nvidia GTX 1050Ti 4GB, Backlit Keyboard, Bluetooth, WiFi, Windows 10) Choose Your RAM and SSD

  • 15.6 in Full HD LED (1920 x 1080), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4GB GDDR5 graphics memory
  • Intel Core i5-8300H 8MB cache, 2.30 GHz up to 4.00 GHz, 802.11ac, Bluetooth
  • Choose from a) 8GB/12GB/16GB/24GB/32GB DDR4 RAM; and b) 1st HDD (boot) 128GB/256GB/512GB/1TB SSD for better performance; and c) optional 2nd Optical Drive: 1TB/2TB Hard Drive for extra storage space; A solid State Drive (SSD) will boost the overall performance for the computer
  • 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A with PowerShare, 1 USB 3.1 Gen 2, 1 HDMI 2.0, Headphone/microphone combo jack, LAN 10/100/1000 GB Ethernet
  • Windows 10 brings back the Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you markup Web pages on your screen. | 1-Year UpgradePro Limited Warranty*

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