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MSI GE62 Apache 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.6GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.6GHz 8GB Mar 2015
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16 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of portable PCs of this age and type is 900MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,200MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,200 megahertz, the GE62 Apache has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 400 megahertz, the GE62 Apache's on-board graphics adapter base frequency is one of the fastest amongst gaming laptops that are a comparable age to the GE62 Apache. Gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the GE62 Apache have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz.

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MSI Laptops Have Good Reviews

We checked 945 expert and user reviews for MSI portable PCs and found that on average MSI has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that MSI has good reviews specifically within its gaming laptops range.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for a similar time to the GE62 Apache, the MSI GE62 Apache has a front camera.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

This portable PC supports a 1333|1600MHz processor memory clock speed, which is the most commonly supported processor memory clock speed on portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Light

The MSI GE62 Apache is one of the lighter portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the GE62 Apache (only 2.4 kilograms) amongst gaming laptops of this age. The lightest portable PC that has been available for around the same time as the GE62 Apache is 1.2kg heavy and the heaviest is 4.8kg.

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HD HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is Full HD, which is typical of many gaming laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The GE62 Apache has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency (3.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that were released one year ago the maximum turbo frequencies range from 2.7GHz to 4GHz.

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4.1 Bluetooth Version

The GE62 Apache supports a 4.1 Bluetooth version which is better than most gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it. Most similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it support a 4 Bluetooth version.

A 4.1 Bluetooth version is actually the best supported bluetooth version across all laptops of this age and spec.

The worst supported bluetooth version amongst similar types of laptop is 4.

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Narrow

With a width of only 383 millimeters, the MSI GE62 Apache is one of the narrower gaming laptops that have been around for more than a year amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the GE62 Apache have widths of between 320mm and 460mm.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This notebook PC has a 1.4b HDMI version, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on gaming laptops that have been around for more than a year.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on gaming laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other laptops that have been available for more than a year, the MSI GE62 Apache does not have a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard to this portable PC and we think the G750JH, or the GL771JW both from Asus which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The average discrete graphics adapter memory of comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the GE62 Apache is 3.3GB. At only 2 gigabytes, the MSI GE62 Apache has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the GE62 Apache.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the GE62 Apache do not have a touch sensitive screen. The MSI GE62 Apache is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The smallest screen size of comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the GE62 Apache is 13" and the biggest is 19". The GE62 Apache has a fairly small screen size (only 15.6 inches) compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for a similar time to the GE62 Apache.

Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might also be worth considering include the Asus G751J ($1,399.99) (17.3") which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the GE62 Apache has one of the smaller internal memory amongst portable PCs of this age. The internal memory of gaming laptops that are a comparable age to the GE62 Apache range from 4GB to 32GB.

If you want a portable PC with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the G771JM (12GB), or the G751JL (12GB) both from Asus which is also higher rated.

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11ac WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

When compared to other portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the GE62 Apache that we have checked, the discrete graphics adapter memory of the GE62 Apache of only 2,048 megabytes is one of the smallest. The discrete graphics adapter memory of comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the GE62 Apache range from 2GB to 8.2GB.

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4 Other reasons to consider the MSI GE62 Apache

Released Over a Year Ago

MSI released the GE62 Apache over a year ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.6 gigahertz, the MSI GE62 Apache has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the GE62 Apache.

If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to consider the MSI GS70 2QE (2.7GHz).

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the GE62 Apache has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the GE62 Apache.

Notebook PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth considering include the Asus G751JL (1.1TB and higher rated).

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HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age. 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.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the Razer Blade (SSD and higher rated).

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Specification

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Expert Reviews

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6 October 2015

Gaming notebooks. They're a double-edged sword when you think about them. On the one hand, you've got a device which break your back when it lug around to LANs, as the all-in-one package makes... Read more…

4 September 2015

The MSI GE62 2QE Apache is a powerful laptop with a great screen and there's very little not to like...

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31 August 2015

A feature-rich and potent gaming notebook that also packs serious punch when it comes to value for money...

2 July 2015

MSI GE62 Apache Gaming Notebook ReviewLet's break down our scores for our final verdict.Performance. While we couldn't run a full gauntlet of tests, our time with the MSI GE62 Apache had us some...

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16 June 2015

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Our last MSI gaming laptop review back in November, the 17" GE70 2PE, found a superb machine with a great design and pretty decent specification for the money. MSI certainly look as if they want... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 5 December 2015 by Trius
Trius would recommend the MSI GE62 Apache

This laptop has been able to handle everything I have thrown at it. The graphics are crisp. MSI provides software designed to maximize the gaming power. While not a big reason for me to purchase a... Read more…

Reviewed 26 December 2015 by BelovedofChrist
(Verified Purchase)

The MSI GE62 Apache Pro is a great laptop. The Steelseries keys provide decent tactical feedback, paired with the Nvidia GTX 960M graphics card with 2GB of dedicated VRAM proves this machine to be... Read more…

Reviewed 5 December 2015 by NewUser
NewUser would recommend the MSI GE62 Apache

I bought this laptop as an upgrade of an older, much older laptop I had for years. The specs are pretty great for the price and it is intuitive to use as well. It runs on windows 10 64 bit, which... Read more…

Reviewed 29 January 2016 by Momm
Momm would recommend the MSI GE62 Apache (Verified Purchase)

Track pad isn't great...not smooth...just different...

Reviewed 8 January 2016 by Taxman
Taxman would recommend the MSI GE62 Apache (Verified Purchase)

Still have not had a chance to fully test the capabilities of this machine but thus far looks very fast and capable of running multiple apps at the same time...

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