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First Gaming Laptop Suggestions

Hey guys,

Apologies for the newness and my limited knowledge on the subject but here it goes.

Im a beginner in non-console/laptop gaming due to my lack of a legitimate computer with a capacity to run any decent games in a reasonable fashion. Now that I have the funds to purchase one, my occupation and school will require me to move frequently.

So I decided on a gaming laptop and I need some serious advice as to where/what to buy. I live in Canada if that helps. The following is what I am looking for (with my little knowledge of laptop gaming)

Budget:
$ 1200

What I dont care about:
Sound quality (to a reasonable degree)

What I want:
Ability to run games within reason (nothing crazy like bioshock infinite at 1000 fps, athighest resolution)
pretty good graphics
good cooling
SSD
Use it for work as well** important point here <

Im a beginner, looking for a good gaming laptop with above budget and specs. Suggestions anyone?

Everything is appreciated.

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Why SSD?

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For about that amount you can find the Lenovo y500 and it has various configurations, the Haswell and made CNETs best gaming list.
Bob

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Budget Revise

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Just like to clear up that I am fine going over budget and I realize that this probably will happen with a good ssd, graphics card, and cpu

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How's This?

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My son has an older ROG.

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more info!

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specific games? preferred screen size? are you buying it in the US?

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