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MSI GE60 Apache

MSI GE60 Apache 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 8GB Oct 2014
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9 Reasons For

12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This laptop has a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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MSI Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

MSI is one of the superior notebook PC brands according to average expert and user reviews, and MSI also has good ratings for its gaming laptops.

Has a Front Camera

The GE60 Apache has a front camera. Most of the other gaming laptops that came out more than two years ago also have a front camera.

We compared this portable PC to all the other portable PCs with a front camera and we think the GE60[pl_1564021_price], the GE60 Apache[pl_2437624_price], or the GT72[pl_2510187_price] all from MSI is also worth considering.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many gaming laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The GE60 Apache supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most gaming laptops that came out around the same time as it. This MSI laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the GE60 Apache.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of notebook PC is 133MHz.

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Four Built-In Speakers

The GE60 Apache has more built-in speakers than most of the portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. This portable PC is a four built-in speaker laptop compared to most of the similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago which only have between two and three built-in speakers.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Narrow

Across all the comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the GE60 Apache the widths range from 330mm to 460mm. With a width of only 383 millimeters, the MSI GE60 Apache is quite narrow compared to most of the other gaming laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on gaming laptops that are a similar age to it.

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13 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The GE60 Apache does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The MSI GE60 Apache is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other gaming laptops that were released around the same time as the GE60 Apache have between two and five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The MSI GE60 Apache has one of the smaller discrete graphics adapter memory capacities (only 2 gigabytes) amongst gaming laptops of this age. The average discrete graphics adapter memory of portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the GE60 Apache is 3.2GB.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for more than two years, the MSI GE60 Apache does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The screen sizes of portable PCs of a similar age and type to the GE60 Apache range from 13" to 19", and the average screen size is 17". The MSI GE60 Apache has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 15.6 inches) amongst gaming laptops of this age.

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Very Small Battery Capacity

Gaming laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the GE60 Apache have battery capacities of between 48Wh and 6,000Wh, and the average battery capacity is 150Wh. The MSI GE60 Apache has a fairly small battery capacity (only 49 watt-hours) compared to most of the other gaming laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the GE60 Apache has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the GE60 Apache. The internal memory of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 8GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 13GB.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

At only 4,400 milliamperes * hour, the GE60 Apache has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the GE60 Apache. The smallest battery capacity of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the GE60 Apache is 54mAh and the biggest is 7,800mAh.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

The GE60 Apache is a two USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for more than two years have between two and five USB 3.0 ports.

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Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The average discrete graphics adapter memory of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the GE60 Apache is 3.3GB, and the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 2GB to 8.2GB. At only 2,048 megabytes, the GE60 Apache has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other gaming laptops that are a similar age to the GE60 Apache.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of only 1,000 gigabyte, the MSI GE60 Apache has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst gaming laptops of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of gaming laptops that were released around the same time as the GE60 Apache is 250GB, the biggest is 2.3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 1TB.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 1TB total storage capacity portable PCs and we think the MSI GT72[plb_2512866_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Only Six Battery Cells

The MSI GE60 Apache is a six battery cell count laptop.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The GE60 Apache has a quite small maximum internal memory (only 16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The smallest maximum internal memory of gaming laptops that are a similar age to the GE60 Apache is 16GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 23GB.

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5 Other reasons to consider the MSI GE60 Apache

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over two years ago.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on gaming laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

The GE60 Apache has a relatively average processor clock speed (2.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the GE60 Apache.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 2.5GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available including a cheaper laptop such as the MSI GT72[plb_2512866_price] or you might consider a higher scoring laptop such as the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price].

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.6 kilograms, the GE60 Apache has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other gaming laptops that are a similar age to the GE60 Apache.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price] (1.8kg) which is also higher rated.

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

We compared all the other laptops that have an HDD storage media to this notebook PC and we think the MSI GT72[plb_2512866_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price] (SSD) which also has a higher rating.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers gtx860, i74700, gtx860m, i74700h, i74700hq
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