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-006Computer Upgrade King CUK ASUS GL753 ROG Gamer LaptopMSI GP Series GP72 Leopard Pro-694ASUS ROG GL502VY-DS71MSI GE Series GE72 Apache Pro-029
CPU Benchmark90better95909090
GPU Benchmarkbetter84better81better89
Value for Money93better97worse80better95
Popularity95worse829595better96
Rating62worseworsebetter85better79
Shopineer score86better89better9586better91
Price$1249.00worse$1249.99$1249.00$1249.00better$1199.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1929.00$2226.00$1504.00$1948.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home x64-bitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIComputer Upgrade KingMSIASUSMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"15.6"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesNon ReflectioneDP, Non Reflection160-degree viewing angleNon Reflection
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterProcessor: Intel Core i7-7700HQ Quad Core ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GBbetter256 GBbetter256 GB128 GB128 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)720p HD WebcamHD web cameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery6-cell lithium ion6-cell battery62WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeforce GTX970MbetterGraphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 4GB GDDR5betterGeForce GTX 960MbetterGeForce GTX 980MGeforce GTX960M
Video Memory3 GBworse2 GBbetter4 GBworse2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller N1525 Combo (2 x 2 ac)Intel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1 x 1)
ColorAluminum GrayBlackROG MetallicAluminum Black
Weight5.7 lbs.worse6.6 lbs.worse5.95 lbs.better4.9 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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