MSI CX72 6QD-208US

MSI CX72 6QD-208US


Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHz, 17.3", 1600 x 900, 12 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, GeForce 940MX, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 5.95 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:83
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:95


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:93/ 100

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MSI CX72 6QD-208US
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Faster GPU
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Better Value
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Product nameMSI CX72 6QD-208USAcer Aspire V Nitro VN7-792G-79LXMSI GL72 6QD-001MSI GL62 6QF-628Lenovo ThinkPad T450
CPU Benchmark83better908383worse75
GPU Benchmarkbetter81better79better81better48
Value for Money100worse94worse80worse77100
Shopineer score9393worse84worse85worse89
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-Bit Multi-languageWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 7 Professional
Display TypeHD+Full HDFull HDFull HDHD+
Resolution1600 x 900better1920 x 1080better1920 x 1080better1920 x 10801600 x 900
LCD FeatureseDP Non ReflectionLED backlight & Acer ComfyView TechnologyeDP, Non ReflectioneDP Vivid Color 94%LED backlight
ProcessorIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3 GHzworseIntel Dual-Core i7-5600U 2.6GHz
Base Frequency2.3 GHzbetter2.6 GHz2.3 GHz2.3 GHzbetter2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.2 GHzbetter3.5 GHz3.2 GHz3.2 GHz3.2 GHz
Memory12 GBworse8 GBworse8 GBworse8 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB32 GBworse16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133worseDDR3L 1600
HDD RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM5400 RPM
SSD128 GBbetter512 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super Multi8X DVD-Super Multi Double-Layer Drive (M-DISC enabled)DVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Webcam (1280 x 720)720p HD Webcam720p HD WebcamYes
Battery6-cell lithium ion3-cell Li-polymer Battery (4780 mAh)6-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion3-cell lithium ion
Battery Life7 hours10 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardGeForce 940MXbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MbetterGeForce GTX 950MbetterGeForce GTX 960MbetterIntel HD Graphics 5500
Video Memory2 GBbetter4 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)802.11ac WiFi featuring MU-MIMO technology (Dual-Band 2.4GHz andIntel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 Stone Peak 1Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 Stone Peak 1802.11ac Wireless LAN
Weight5.95 lbs.worse6.83 lbs.5.95 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better3.8 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).
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