I got this last year after a lot of research-- https://www.amazon.com/Acer-Predator-GX ... redator+17
The issue that I have with it is that the hard drives and RAM are not user-friendly replaceable...If I could do it again I'd go ASUS or MSI I think. I don't think Acer or Lenovo have quite figured out the enthusiast market yet.
"the work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives, and the dream shall never die." -- Senator Ted Kennedy, 1980 Democratic National Convention speech