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MSI GS70 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 16GB 1TB HDD+SSD 17.3" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 16GB Sep 2013
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CPU performance has increased by 3%~7%, while the overall platform is 15% more powerful, and GPU performance is even more noteworthy, with an average increase of over 30%.In terms of 2D and 3D... More
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10 Reasons For

Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The MSI GS70 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.

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MSI Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

MSI has good average ratings for its gaming laptops as well as across its entire laptop range.

Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type, the MSI GS70 has a front camera.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The MSI GS70 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. Most gaming laptops that are a comparable age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the GS70.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of portable PC.

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Two Installed SSDs

The MSI GS70 is a two installed SSD portable PC. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the GS70 have between one and three installed SSDs.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on laptops of this type and age.

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Two Mini DisplayPorts

The MSI GS70 is a two mini DisplayPort notebook PC.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most gaming laptops that are a similar age to the GS70 have between two and five USB 3.0 ports, including the MSI GS70 which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on laptops of this age and type.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other laptops of this spec and age, the MSI GS70 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The MSI GS70 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the GS70 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

Gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as the GS70 have hard drive capacity of between 750GB and 2TB. At only 750 gigabytes, the MSI GS70 has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops that were launched around the same time as the GS70.

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8 Other reasons to consider the MSI GS70

Released Over Three Years Ago

This MSI notebook PC has been on the market for over three years.

Average Screen Size

The MSI GS70 has a pretty typical screen size (17.3 inches) compared to most of the other gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as the GS70.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many gaming laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.4 gigahertz, the MSI GS70 has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the MSI GS70 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the GS70.

There are a number of other 16GB internal memory notebook PCs currently available which you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Medion Erazer X6825[plb_1571194_price].

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,006 gigabyte, the MSI GS70 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the GS70.

If you want a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Medion Erazer X7611[plb_2170162_price] (1.1TB) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.7 kilograms, the MSI GS70 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might also want to look at the MSI GE60[plb_1564021_price] (2.4kg).

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HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD+SSD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops that were launched around the same time as 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.

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Expert Reviews

(109)
12 January 2016

Whenever someone mentions gaming laptops, there are a few things that are always associated with them: heavy, thick, and most of all, unwieldy. With so many gaming laptops in the market that are... Read more…

Great gaming performance
Plenty of storage
Slim for a 17 inch gaming laptop
High system performance
Very good gaming performance
Serious heat issues
Poor battery life
No touchscreen
Display with extreme blue cast
Strange keyboard layout
17 December 2015

The MSI GS70 6QE Stealth Pro Gaming Notebook retails at RM 8,999. It's power-packed, feature-rich and it comes with 2-years warranty. What you get in this package is a system that's build for...

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High system performance, very good gaming performance, stylish metal case, matte FHD display, many display ports
SSD HDD, slim and comparatively lightweight
Great GPU performance, good amount of fast storage, relatively portable
Desktopgrade specifications
Highend GTX 970M GPU
Very hot under load, mediocre sound system, limited access to internal components
Hot, loud, average CPU performance
1080p TN panel
High heat output
Middling battery life
7 November 2015

In review: MSI GS70 6QE Stealth Pro. Test device courtesy of notebooksbillger.deThe MSI GS70 offers a powerful processor and a high-performance GPU. Together, these hardware components turn the...

14 October 2015

There's a lot to like about the Skylake powered MSI GS70 if you're after a gaming laptop ? as well as a few problems.Over at PC World, I've reviewed the latest iteration of MSI's GS70 gaming... Read more…

14 October 2015

MSI's GS70 is an interesting gaming machine, with a very slight nod towards portability thanks to its thin profile, at least as far as gaming laptops are concerned. There's plenty of grunt under... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 22 April 2016 by Michael Davison
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent computer, I have been using it for about a year now. I was looking for a laptop that could handle high-end gaming & streaming, which this laptop has been more than capable of doing. MSI... Read more…

Reviewed 23 February 2016 by Alisa

Failed twice in a year.

Reviewed 3 January 2016 by Sam

Bought this laptop over a year ago and have yet to have any complaints about it! The design is sleek and elegant while the case provides a sense of robust quality which other laptops fail at with... Read more…

Reviewed 6 October 2015 by Josh | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)
Reviewed 19 September 2015 by Saif
(Verified Purchase)

First of all, this is my second GS70, as the first got dead pixels within the first month. Also, it was advertised to be shipped with two SSDs - however this is NOT the case. Maybe they have fixed... Read more…

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