MSI 15.6inch GS65 Stealth Thin Gaming Laptop

MSI 15.6


Intel Core i7-8750H 6-Core, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 with 8 GB GDDR5 VRAM, Windows 10 Home (64-Bit), 4.14 lbs.
Compare Specs
Gaming Performance

Price from $1899.00 (for a new one, see 4 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:97
GPU Benchmark:92
Popularity score:80


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:80/ 100

Compare prices

Shop Condition Price Availability Link
AmazonUsed $1710.32 In stockGo to shop
AmazonNew $1899.00 In stockGo to shop
B&HNew$1899.00In stockGo to shop
NeweggNew$2099.00In stockGo to shop

Check out these Top Gaming Laptops for more options

Video review

Here is a video review by Dave Lee:

Compare specs with similar laptops

MSI 15.6
Faster GPU
HP OMEN Laptop - 15t|2.2 GHz Intel CPU|2 TB SSHD|32 GB DDR4|15.6inch 4FB29AV_100038
Better Value
Product nameMSI 15.6inch GS65 Stealth Thin Gaming LaptopHP OMEN Laptop - 15t|Intel Core i7|2 TB SSHD|32 GB DDR4|15.6inch FHDME2 MichaelElectronics2 ASUS VivoBook S510 Premium Thin & Light Laptop PCEXcaliberPC MSI GP63 Leopard-013
CPU Benchmark9797worse8697
GPU Benchmark92better93worse77worse89
Value for Money67worse44better68
Shopineer score80better89worse66worse73
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home (64-Bit)Windows 10 Home 64Windows 10 ProfessionalWindows 10
BrandMSIHPME2 MichaelElectronics2EXcaliberPC
Display Type
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD Features
ProcessorIntel Core i7-8750H 6-CoreIntel Core i7-8750H (2.2 GHz, up to 4.1 GHz, 9 MB cache, 6 coresworse8th Generation Quad Core Intel i7-8550U 1.8 GHz (Turbo up to 4.0Processor: 8th Gen Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-8750H Six Core (2.2
Base Frequency
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GBbetter32 GBbetter32 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory Speed
SSD256 GB256 GBbetter1 TB256 GB
Optical Drive
Battery Life
Graphics Type
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 with 8 GB GDDR5 VRAMbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8 GB GDDR5 dedicated)worseNVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics (2 GB GDDR5)worseGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5 (VR Ready)
Video Memory
Weight4.14 lbs.better3.7 lbs.worse4.8 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake18916379
Alien: Isolation270246183138
Anno 1404398191
Anno 2070179220167152
Anno 22051481388535
Ark Survival Evolved112614129
Ashes of the Singularity827064
Assassin's Creed Syndicate90877635
Assassin's Creed Unity83735544
Assassin´s Creed III798261
Assassin´s Creed IV: Black Flag60596458
Assassin´s Creed Odyssey87695840
Assassin´s Creed Origins78605049
Batman: Arkham City210210136103
Batman: Arkham Knight14513410172
Batman: Arkham Origins32426917881
Battlefield 118616910697
Battlefield 327018118269
Battlefield 4197194188106
Battlefield Hardline17816912896
Battlefield: Bad Company 2311297256118
BioShock Infinite281241189125
Borderlands 2146105116122
Call of Duty Black Ops 4137978883
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare12512310799
Call of Duty WWII22316011288
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare18713711067
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2299270221144
Call of Duty: Black Ops 314914210493
Call of Duty: Ghosts17516211577
Civilization 59777
Civilization VI81686366
Civilization: Beyond Earth167153118110
CoD: Modern Warfare 3147126204161
Company of Heroes 267616451
Counter-Strike: GO143388251275
Crysis - CPU Benchmark108147
Crysis - GPU Benchmark23615847
Crysis 25593
Crysis 315314211362
Darksiders II353210
Dead Space 3370403351203
Destiny 214611911296
Deus Ex Human Revolution683163185
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1281086736
Diablo III207189210202
Dirt 3196202175176
Dirt 428018011869
Dirt Rally383158139103
Dirt Showdown101878899
Dishonored 2102947163
Dota 2 Reborn138120124125
Dota 2110112116
Dragon Age: Inquisition18215010173
F1 2012183141128112
F1 201313312410496
F1 2014121119120111
F1 201720914911981
F1 201819812910671
FIFA 16320290252
FIFA 17345337288212
FIFA 18328309268256
FIFA 19289261240196
Fallout 417614910386
Far Cry 312712010168
Far Cry 412211510088
Far Cry 5124857973
Far Cry Primal1311059071
Farming Simulator 17228200187166
Fifa 12286219285
Fifa 13447382357349
Fifa 14463310317201
Fifa 15370293251
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark1196544
For Honor24512612088
Forza Horizon 415610610079
GRID 2196153148137
GRID: Autosport344175167128
GTA V15314110553
Ghost Recon Wildlands142817341
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier9768
Guild Wars 21287666
Hitman 201681796462
Hitman: Absolution105978873
Just Cause 2120
Just Cause 31451349585
Kingdom Come: Deliverance130857153
Mad Max260158146
Mafia 2195194150181
Mafia 3876444
Mass Effect 36212077
Mass Effect Andromeda1421006457
Max Payne 382877862
Medal of Honor: Warfighter23120219873
Metal Gear Solid V55575859
Metro 2033310166178102
Metro: Last Light14814612995
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor220196123100
Middle-earth: Shadow of War1491058563
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1941429181
Monster Hunter World104756855
Need for Speed 20161351299576
Need for Speed Payback1391099387
Need for Speed: Most Wanted61625977
Need for Speed: Rivals29276434
No Man's Sky1271168039
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds119917957
Rainbow Six Siege316256165136
Resident Evil 5447274174
Resident Evil 7382216138112
Rise of the Tomb Raider1941448974
Risen 2: Dark Waters11115412182
Risen 3: Titan Lords57647268
Rocket League245243187
Ryse: Son of Rome92747874
Saints Row IV95858886
Shadow of the Tomb Raider127746758
Sims 3523403354
Sims 4181158126116
Sleeping Dogs17617718090
Splinter Cell: Blacklist9112212260
Star Wars Battlefront 218911910078
Star Wars Battlefront189193129113
StarCraft 234411012484
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm20811913794
Supreme Commander - FA Bench63
Team Fortress 2131117112120
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified12315110547
The Crew 257616157
The Crew57585859
The Division1971508465
The Elder Scrolls Online91918757
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim18219911389
The Evil Within 285565052
The Evil Within717263
The Witcher 32111519149
Titanfall 2139141111101
Tomb Raider504429345167
Torchlight 2130121114
Total War: Rome II25124316680
Total War: Shogun 2204104103
Trackmania Nations Forever39317766
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III152755145
Watch Dogs 21141097348
Watch Dogs103956953
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus2011249687
Wolfenstein: The New Order72805858
World of Tanks v8100808693
World of Warcraft31730116389
World of Warships181145137142
X-Plane 10.2591462422
X-Plane 11.11807059
XCOM 2102876833