MSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-097

MSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-097 9S7-177316-097


Intel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 384 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970M, Windows 8.1 64-Bit, 5.7 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2042.09 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:89
GPU Benchmark:87
User ratings:79
Popularity score:91


  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at medium/high settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:70/ 100

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Product nameMSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-097Lenovo Y50 Laptop - 59445892 - Core i7-4720HQ / 16GB RAM / 15.6inMSI GT Series GT72 Dominator Pro G-1438Lenovo Ideapad 110 80UM000CUSMSI GS Series GS70 Stealth Pro-097
CPU Benchmark89better90better91worse6589
GPU Benchmark87worse81better89worse87
Value for Money45better47better91better49
Shopineer score70better9070better86better72
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10Windows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 HomeWindows 8.1 64-Bit
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080worse1600 x 9001920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesNon ReflectionIPSFull HD eDPNon ReflectionNon Reflection
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHzbetter4th Generation Intel Core i7-4720HQ ProcessorbetterIntel Core i7-5700HQ 2.7 GHzworseAMD A6-7310 2.00 GHzIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHz
Base Frequency2.5 GHzbetter2.7 GHzworse2 GHz2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GBworse4 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD384 GBworse128 GB384 GB
Optical DriveSuper Multi (9.5mm)DVD±R/RW
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)0.3 MPFHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery6-cell lithium ion9-cell lithium ion4 Cell 32 Wh6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Geforce GTX 970MworseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M 4GBbetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 980MworseAMD Radeon R4 seriesNVIDIA Geforce GTX 970M
Video Memory6 GBworse4 GB6 GB
CommunicationKiller E2200 Game NetworkingKiller Gaming NetworkKiller E2200 Game Networking
WLANKiller N1525 Combo (2 x 2 ac)Killer N1525 Combo (2x2 ac)802.11ac Wireless LANKiller N1525 Combo (2 x 2 ac)
ColorCrimson RedAluminum BlackBlack TexturedCrimson Red
Weight5.7 lbs.better5.29 lbs.worse8.4 lbs.better4.8 lbs.5.7 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).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake12810261
Anno 1404563159
Anno 207024912011788
Anno 22051281075517
ArmA 244
Ashes of the Singularity574238
Assassin's Creed Syndicate79744920
Assassin's Creed Unity67563823
Assassin´s Creed III777445
Battlefield 11421225855
Battlefield 313111410257
Battlefield 419917813457
Battlefield Hardline1701438453
BioShock Infinite17515014972
Borderlands 2151112108100
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare735475182
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1141086656
Call of Juarez Benchmark216
Civilization 510184
Civilization VI88705143
CoD Modern Warfare 2331246196145
Company of Heroes 258555830
Counter-Strike Source334
Crysis - CPU Benchmark21517119772
Crysis - GPU Benchmark22114018567
Crysis 2101101101101
Crysis 31301118333
Crysis Warhead70
Darksiders II255159
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising137968678
Dead Space 3425340263177
Deus Ex Human Revolution273262134
Deus Ex Mankind Divided77563217
Diablo III317285269225
Dirt 3205172159115
Dirt Rally27612710159
Dirt Showdown103779178
Dishonored 269583836
Doom 3373
Dota 2 Reborn11095156139
Dota 2120117118
F.E.A.R. 238781218226181
F1 2011126728984
F1 201214011210587
F1 2013141121116109
F1 201411411111296
FIFA 16241218172
FIFA 17194190160153
Fallout 41351005343
Far Cry 2393284153
Far Cry 3111938140
Far Cry 495876048
Far Cry Primal90565036
Farming Simulator 1718615812189
Fifa 11571479456257
Fifa 12581398332266
Fifa 13491382372368
Fifa 14549404390367
Fifa 15267249212
GRID 214811010276
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto50379964
GTA V1351246928
Guild Wars 21616049
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201662583736
Just Cause 269
Just Cause 386835851
Left 4 Dead984152
Mad Max1648376
Mafia 2148141138129
Mafia 3624021
Mass Effect 3606060
Max Payne 374726962
Metal Gear Solid V60576060
Metro 203314117313648
Mirror's Edge Catalyst125974742
Need for Speed 201696895844
Need for Speed Shift458222143100
No Man's Sky74653821
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege2291618864
Resident Evil 5184140135
Rise of the Tomb Raider106734538
Saints Row IV92928158
Sims 348791708188
Sims 41881469991
Sleeping Dogs15814812945
Star Wars Battlefront1681397060
StarCraft 2321120120112
Supreme Commander - FA Bench16416517251
The Crew60606050
The Division116884333
The Elder Scrolls Online93938658
The Evil Within10410265
The Secret World76676643
The Witcher 3138844526
Titanfall 21411095953
Tomb Raider34228018787
Torchlight 21019486
Trackmania Nations Forever587175150
Watch Dogs 285743725
Watch Dogs99864935
World in Conflict - Benchmark974460148103
World of Tanks v8114736761
World of Warcraft66147612988
World of Warships14011710091
X-Plane 10.25109432420
XCOM 282523516