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:89
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-006PROSTAR Clevo N870HJ1 17.3" Full HD IPSMSI GE Series GE72 Apache Pro-070Eluktronics P640RE 14.0-Inch Premium Gaming LaptopMSI GP Series GP72 Leopard Pro-694
CPU Benchmark89better92898989
GPU Benchmarkbetter85better87better87better80
Value for Money93worse86better96
Popularity95worse55worse80worse7195
Rating62worseworseworseworse
Shopineer score86worse74worse85worse80better94
Price$1249.00$1249.00$1249.00worse$1249.95$1249.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1898.00$1580.00$2151.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIProstarMSIEluktronicsMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"14"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesNon ReflectionIPSeDP, Non ReflectionIPSeDP, Non Reflection
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterHIGH PERFORMANCE PROCESSOR: Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GhzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzProcessor: Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6-3.5GHz Quad CoreIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GBworse4 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GBbetter256 GB128 GB128 GBbetter256 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30 fps @ 1080p)720p HD Webcam
Battery6-cell lithium ion6 cell, 51 Whr6-cell battery
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeforce GTX970MbetterPOWERFUL GRAPHICS CARD: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 wbetterGeForce GTX 970MbetterGraphics: 3GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970MbetterGeForce GTX 960M
Video Memory3 GB3 GBworse2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller N1525 Combo (2 x 2 ac)Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 Stone Peak 1Intel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)
ColorAluminum GrayAluminum BlackBlack
Weight5.7 lbs.worse5.95 lbs.better4.5 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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