The ideal notebook is a machine that can run double duty -- it needs to handle the dreary everyday office work like typing and basic productivity tasks, but then after work it can be used for some friendly inter-office Counter-Strike, or lugged home for a marathon session of Star Citizen or The Division.

Gigabyte's newest P37X laptop looks like the kind of machine that you'd use in an office job, but under the hood it has the grunt to play the latest PC titles at smooth frame rates.