Hi guys, i am new to the forum so i hope i am in the right section as i heard this was the go to forum.

I am an avid gamer and looking for a gaming laptop under $1000 that i can use for atleast 2 years before having to upgrade.

Looking for something with a balance between performance and graphic capabilities.

Any help will be appreciated

There are many good gaming laptop available in the market and if you want to use the same gaming laptop for atleast 2 year then choose some high configuration laptop for playing games. I have found few good Asus gaming laptop which you can explore.

Dell Gaming Laptop G5587-5859BLK-PUS G5 may be a good fit for you. It's under $1000 and has 8th Gen Intel i5 processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 max q, 8GB RAM, and 128GB SSD+1TB HDD.

https://www.amazon.com/Dell-Gaming-Laptop-G5587-5859BLK-PUS-Anti-Glare/dp/B07CD3MRZD/

If you can top up a few hundred dollars more, Acer Predator Helios 300 is currently on sale for just $1099. It 8th Gen Intel i7 processor, full power NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, 16GB RAM, and 256GB SSD.

https://www.amazon.com/Acer-Predator-Overclockable-Aeroblade-PH315-51-78NP/dp/B07CTHLX8C/