MSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-006

MSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-006 9S7-177515-006

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, Geforce GTX970M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 5.7 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1249.00 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:
User ratings:62
Popularity score:95

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:86/ 100

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Product nameMSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-006MSI GS Series GS70 Stealth-608MSI GE Series GE72 Apache Pro-070Dell Alienware AW17R3-3758SLV 17.3-Inch UHD LaptopMSI GE Series GE72 Apache Pro-029
CPU Benchmark90better91909090
GPU Benchmarkbetter83better87better87
Value for Money93worse84worse86better95
Popularity95worse77worse94worse93worse91
Rating62worsebetter79worsebetter79
Shopineer score86worse84better87better92better90
Price$1249.00worse$1299.00$1249.00worse$1329.95better$1149.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1917.00$1608.00$1575.00$1934.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10Windows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIMSIMSIDellMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesNon ReflectioneDP Non ReflectioneDP, Non ReflectionNon Reflection
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-5700HQ 2.70 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Quad Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz Processor and NVIDIA GTX 980M Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GBworse8 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GBworse16 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133worseDDR3L 1600DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GB128 GB128 GB128 GB128 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30 fps @ 1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery6-cell lithium ion6-cell Battery6 cell, 51 Whr6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeforce GTX970MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 965MbetterGeForce GTX 970MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970MGeforce GTX960M
Video Memory3 GBworse2 GB3 GBworse2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANKiller Gaming NetworkGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller N1525 Combo (2 x 2 ac)Killer N1525 Combo (2 x 2 ac)Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 Stone Peak 1Intel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1 x 1)
ColorAluminum GrayAluminum GreyAluminum BlackAluminum Black
Weight5.7 lbs.5.7 lbs.worse5.95 lbs.better5 lbs.worse5.95 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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