Best laptops for gaming

Origin EON17-SLX (17-inch screen) | CNET Rating 4

Origin EON17-SLX (17-inch screen) | CNET Rating 4 out of 5 (excellent)

The Good: Can easily handle any PC game; service and support are stellar
The Bad: Windows 8 feels odd without a touch screen
The Cost: $4,680
Bottom Line:No one puts together custom high-end gaming laptops better than Origin

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Even though we're still waiting for a true no-compromises Windows 8 gaming system, many of the high-end laptops and tablets we've tested are still great for games, from the premium performance of the Qosmio X875 to the very reasonably priced Lenovo IdeaPad Y500. ©2014 CBS Interactive Inc., a CBS Company. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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