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Run, don't walk: Gigabyte's top-notch A5 K1 gaming laptop is 40% off

Right now, you can save $470 on a top-notch gaming laptop at Newegg. It even comes with Black Friday Price Protection if ordered today.
Written by Rebecca Isaacs, Staff Writer on
Reviewed by Emery Wright
Gigabyte A5 K1 gaming laptop
Newegg

Finding a great deal on a gaming laptop can be tricky, especially if you're looking for a solid graphics card. The Gigabyte A5 K1 laptop is an excellent device that offers that solid graphics, decent storage, and more. Right now, you can pick it up at Newegg for only $729, saving you $470.

This is one of the lowest prices we've seen on this model, and the device some with abundant features. Under the backlit keyboard, the AMD Ryzen 5600H mobile processor is capable of running heavy games, so you can play top hits like Stray or Elden Ring. Plus, with 16GB RAM, you'll get speedy responses in-game.

Plus, you get great storage for the price, as this laptop offers 512GB PCle Gen3 SSD for your storage needs -- that's hard to beat.

My personal favorite spec on this laptop is the graphics card. The Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 GPU can handle most games. Sure, you could opt for a laptop that offers a 3070 or even a 3080, but that will skyrocket the price. The 3060 offers excellent graphics for the price point on this laptop.

You'll get a 15.6-inch anti-glare screen with a refresh rate of up to 144Hz. The laptop also comes with Black Friday Price Protection, so if the price drops again -- something we don't foresee -- Newegg will automatically refund you the price difference via your original payment method.

You'll want to add this $729 laptop to your cart today -- we don't know when this sale will end. ZDNET also covers the best laptop deals on the market right now, if you'd like to shop around for other great deals.

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