Best Budget Gaming Laptops in Nepal [Updated 2022]

Best Budget Gaming Laptops Nepal 2022

Are you thinking of getting a gaming laptop in Nepal, but don’t have a deep pocket. Don’t Worry! We have got you covered. While one could easily get decent budget gaming laptops under 1 lakh in previous years, such is not the case now. Due to the ongoing chip shortage prices of laptops have gone up. Thus, you need to spend at least 1.2 or even 1.3 lakh for a decent budget gaming laptop in Nepal. 

The current market situation

In this list of the best budget gaming laptops, you should at least expect a Full HD IPS display with a 60Hz refresh rate. However, you can even find higher laptops with higher refresh rate screens but most of them have TN panels.

Don’t expect the display to be color accurate or to be ideal for professional graphic designers and colorists. Likewise, for around 1.2 lakh, you should be able to get enough horsepower to run the latest AAA games in low or medium settings.

Here, you should easily get an AMD Ryzen 5000-series gaming CPU. Similarly, on the graphics front, you should either get the GTX 1050, 1050Ti, or 1650 GPU. Since Nvidia GTX 1650 is the newer version, it is marginally faster than the other two.

You should also look be paying attention to aspects such as build and thermals. That being said, things like RBG backlighting should not be a top priority when choosing a budget gaming laptop.

Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 (2021)

The first laptop on our list of the best budget gaming laptop is the Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3. Lenovo’s Legion series has built a reputation of being the best laptop over the past few years. However, they are not quite affordable. This is where the IdeaPad Gaming 3 comes in. It’s a gaming laptop from Lenovo for the mass and it is currently among the best budget option in Nepal.

Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 2021

The design is quite similar to other mainstream IdeaPad laptops. It sports a 15.6” display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Inside you get the same Ryzen 5 5600H + GTX 1650 combo as the Nitro 5. It packs a 45Wh battery and ships with a 135W power adapter. Similarly, it also has Wi-Fi 6 connectivity.

Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3
Display 15.6″ FHD TN panel
CPU AMD Ryzen 5 5600H (6C/12T, 16MB cache, 4.2GHz max boost)
GPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (4GB VRAM)
RAM 8GB
Storage 256GB SSD
Battery 45Wh
Weight 2.25 kg
Dimensions 359.2x 236.5 x 19.9mm
Price Rs. 1,15,000 (Buy Here)

 

2HP Victus 16 (2021)

HP Victus 16 Design

The second pick for the best budget gaming laptop in Nepal — HP Victus 16 2021. It ranks among one of the best budget gaming laptops that we have tested in the past year. For context, the Victus series was introduced last year to cater to the budget gaming community.

Like the other two entries in the list, Victus 16 2021 also features the same Ryzen 5 5600H CPU. However, it is paired with AMD’s Radeon RX 5500M GPU. It also has a larger screen which measures 16.1”. It also does better in terms of battery, packing a 70Wh Li-ion battery and support for 200W charging.

HP Victus 16 2021 
Display 16.1″ anti-glare IPS panel, 60Hz refresh rate, 250 nits brightness
CPU AMD Ryzen 5 5600H (6C/12T, 16MB cache, 4.2GHz max boost)
GPU AMD Radeon RX5500M (4GB VRAM)
RAM 8GB
Storage 256GB SSD
Battery 4-cell 70Wh
Weight 2.48 kg
Dimensions 70 x 262 x 24mm
Price Rs. 1,25,000 (Buy Here)

 

1Acer Nitro 5 (2021)

Acer Nitro 5 2021 Design

Finally, the number one on the list is the 2021 edition of Acer Nitro 5. It’s a laptop that you will mostly stumble upon when looking for a budget gaming laptop. The Acer Nitro 5 2021 comes with a 15.6” IPS panel with an FHD resolution and a 144Hz refresh rate.

Under the hood, it packs Intel’s i5 11th gen gaming processor with 4 cores, 8 threads, and a maximum clock speed of up to 4.4GHz. It is paired with GTX 1650 that has 4GB of VRAM. In terms of memory, you get 8GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. Fueling the laptop is a 3320mAh battery which supports 135W charging.

Acer Nitro 5 2021
Display 15.6″  FHD, 144Hz refresh rate
CPU Intel i5 11300H (4C/8T, 8MB cache, 4.4GHz max boost) 
GPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (4GB VRAM)
RAM 8GB
Storage 512GB SSD
Battery 4-cell 3229mAh
Weight 2.3 kg
Dimensions 359.2x 236.5 x 19.9mm
Price Rs. 120,000 (Buy Here – Rs. 8,000 Cash Back)

Best Budget Gaming Laptops in Nepal 2022

S.N Best Budget Gaming Laptops Price in Nepal  
1 Acer Nitro 5 (2021) Rs. 120,000
2 HP Victus 16 (2021) Rs. 125,000
1 Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 (2021) Rs. 115,000

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