Gaming laptops usually come with a premium price tag, primarily due to their high-end specs that comprise powerful GPUs and solid RAM power. However, if you are looking for a gaming laptop under Rs 50,000, this quick guide is here to help. At under Rs 50,000, you may not get a premium GPU, but you will definitely get entry-level GPUs paired with at least 8GB RAM and a sizeable SSD for fast loading speeds. These will help you play your favourite games in low to medium settings, and even push for high or extreme settings for some older titles. From Acer TravelMate P2 to MSI Modern 14, here are the best gaming laptops you can buy under Rs 50,000.
Gaming Laptops: Acer TravelMate P2
Price: Rs 49,990
While TravelMate laptops aren’t known to be gaming laptops, however, the P2 model comes with a whopping 16GB DDR4 RAM clubbed with 512GB SSD storage. This makes the Acer TravelMate a great entry-level gaming laptop to consider. Powered by an AMD Ryzen 5 CPU and integrated Radeon graphics, Acer TravelMate also comes with MIL-STD 810G protection for lasting durability.
Acer Aspire 5
Price: Rs 49,190
Armed with Intel Core i5-1135G7 CPU and Intel Iris Xe graphics, Acer Aspire 5 should be able to meet your gaming needs, if you wish to purchase a laptop to play titles such as FIFA or PUBG Battlegrounds. It comes with a 15.6-inch LED-backlit TFT LCD screen for sharp visuals. Acer Aspire 5 sports 8GB DDR4 RAM, coupled with 1TB HDD space, so it’s more than suitable to keep dozens of games installed without having to worry about running out of space.
Honor MagicBook X 14
Price: Rs 45,990
The Honor MagicBook X 14 comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD to offer good loading speeds. It is powered by an Intel Core i5-10210U processor, paired with Intel UHD graphics. Weighing at less than 1.4kg, Honor MagicBook is a great light and thin laptop that you can easily carry around as per your needs.
RedmiBook 15 Pro
Price: Rs 44,999
Sporting a 15.6-inch Full-HD anti-glare display, the RedmiBook 15 Pro is powered by an 11th Gen Intel ‘Tiger Lake’ Core i5-11300H CPU, paired with Intel UHD graphics. It comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and 512GB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD to deliver fast loading speeds while gaming.
MSI Modern 14
Price: Rs 43,990
Sporting a 14-inch full-HD IPS-level display with 60Hz refresh rate, the MSI Modern 14 is powered by an Intel Core i5-10210U CPU, paired with Intel UHD graphics. Weighing at just 1.3kg, the MSI offering comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and 512GB NVMe PCIe Gen 3×4 Sga SD.
Acer Predator Helios 300
The Acer Predator Helios 300 has a 4.1-GHz Intel Core i7-8750H processor, 16GB of RAM, 256 PCIe SSD, an Intel UHD Graphics, an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 GPU with 6GB of VRAM and a 1920 x 1080-pixel, 144Hz display. ,With angular planes and lines, a matte black metal casing and some tasteful chrome accents, the Predator looks like it’s seconds from transforming into a killer sentient robot. The exhaust vents running along the side and rear are going to be supersonic acceleration. It is a great design to say the least. However, you must be careful of smudges as the top metal case tends to collect them fast.
The Helios 300 has enough ports to function as a passive workstation and content-creation laptop. On the right, there’s a headphone/speaker/line-out jack and two USB 2.0 ports. The power jack is located on the right.