MSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-014

MSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-014 9S7-16J512-014

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, Geforce GTX960M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 5.29 lbs.
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Price from $1298.98 (see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:93

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:92/ 100

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MSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-004 9S7-16J512-004 N82E16834152947
Product nameMSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-014MSI P Series PE60 7RD-059ASUS ROG GL502VM-DB71ASUS ROG STRIX 15.6-inch G-SYNC VR Ready Core i7 2.6GHz Thin andMSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-004
CPU Benchmark90better95909090
GPU Benchmarkbetter84better91better91
Value for Money92worse91worse67better95
Popularity93better98worse78better99better100
Rating
Shopineer score92better95worse77better95better95
Price$1298.98better$1249.00better$1298.00better$1298.00better$1099.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1903.00$1713.00$1393.00$1800.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIMSIASUSAsusMSI
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD, Hardware G-SYNC 160 View-AngleFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesAnti-Glare eDP Vivid Color 94%eDP Wide View Angle
TouchscreenNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz (Turbo up to 3.5GHz) SkylakeUnmatched Performance with 6th Generation Intel Skylake Core i7 Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHzbetter3.8 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GB128 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiNoneDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)YesFHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery6-cell lithium ion6 cell (51 Whr)64WHrs, 4S1P, 4 cell Li-ion Battery Pack6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeforce GTX960MbetterGeForce GTX 1050betterNVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5 G-SYNCbetterImmersive Virtual Reality Ready and Stutter-Free Gameplay with GGeforce GTX960M
Video Memory2 GB2 GBbetter6 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN802.11 ac 2x2, Bluetooth 4.1Gigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1 x 1)Intel 3168 Sandy Peak 1 (1x1 802.11 ac)Intel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1 x 1)
ColorAluminum BlackAluminum SilverAluminum Black
Weight5.29 lbs.5.29 lbs.better4.9 lbs.better4.75 lbs.5.29 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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