MSI GT Series GT72VR Dominator Pro-015

MSI GT Series GT72VR Dominator Pro-015

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, GeForce GTX 1070, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 8.33 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2198.90 (see 1 offer below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:89
GPU Benchmark:94
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:68/ 100

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Product nameMSI GT Series GT72VR Dominator Pro-015MSI GT Series GT72VR DOMINATOR PRO-448MSI GT Series GT73VR TITAN PRO-003MSI GE Series GE72 6QD-460UKMSI GT72VR DOMINATOR PRO DRAGON-639
CPU Benchmark89better92better9289better92
GPU Benchmark9494better95worse8094
Value for Money42better59better46worse35better54
Popularity8080808080
Rating
Shopineer score68better75better70worse65better73
Price$2198.90better$1894.00worse$2199.00better$2198.22better$1999.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1800.00$1883.00$1895.00$1458.00$1883.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIMSIMSIMSIMSI
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesAnti-Glare IPS-Level Wide View Angle, G-Sync SupportedAnti-Glare Wide View Angle 120Hz 5ms 94%NTSCAnti-Glare Wide View Angle 120 Hz 5 ms 94% NTSCAnti-Glare Wide View Angle 120 Hz 5 ms 94% NTSC
TouchscreenNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6820HK 2.7 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHzbetter3.8 GHzbetter3.6 GHz3.5 GHzbetter3.8 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GBworse8 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported64 GB64 GB64 GBworse32 GB64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2400DDR4 2400DDR4 2400worseDDR4 2133DDR4 2400
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GBbetter256 GB128 GBbetter256 GBbetter256 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (60fps@1080p)720pFHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery9 cell (83 Whr)9 cell (83 Whr)8 cell (75 Wh)6 cell9 cell (83 Whr)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 1070GeForce GTX 1070betterGeForce GTX 1080worseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MGeForce GTX 1070
Video Memory8 GB8 GB8 GBworse2 GB8 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANKiller Gaming Network E2400Gigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANKiller N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)Killer N1435 Combo (2x2 ac)Killer N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)802.11ac Wireless LANKiller N1435 Combo (2x2 ac)
ColorAluminum BlackAluminum BlackAluminum BlackBlackDRAGON RED
Weight8.33 lbs.8.33 lbs.worse8.59 lbs.better6.39 lbs.8.33 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 Wake21319998
Anno 14041113274
Anno 2070229249167162
Anno 22051451449145
ArmA 2212
Ashes of the Singularity695956
Assassin's Creed Syndicate91907346
Assassin's Creed Unity105977656
AssassinĀ“s Creed III16017678
Battlefield 1162145120110
Battlefield 321221916484
Battlefield 4198192189138
Battlefield Hardline1721677946
BioShock Infinite203183180130
Borderlands 2205115137133
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare136843294
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare124124121114
Civilization 531669
Civilization VI72585251
Company of Heroes 265706838
Crysis - CPU Benchmark121072140472
Crysis - GPU Benchmark16567841380
Crysis 232357216112
Crysis 316315012472
Crysis Warhead117
Darksiders II423251
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising282917561370818
Dead Space 3395465466295
Deus Ex Human Revolution1289446215
Deus Ex Mankind Divided1161077542
Diablo III485444446331
Dirt 3268265203231
Dirt Rally29415511394
Dirt Showdown122123163153
Dishonored 294898569
Dishonored137137138130
Doom 37195
Doom148141126119
Dota 2 Reborn172144142141
Dota 2120120120
Evolve203198151134
F.E.A.R. 2911727971346
F1 2011609253801072316
F1 2012219164151148
F1 2013140123122106
F1 2014118118118110
FIFA 16342294210
FIFA 17370360309302
Fallout 4155153113103
Far Cry 2992751437
Far Cry 315214712381
Far Cry 4148144125113
Far Cry Primal1151009083
Farming Simulator 17249215198188
Fifa 11126231358
Fifa 1224031380746467
Fifa 13512542485588
Fifa 14783579509435
Fifa 15456336266
For Honor242154147110
GRID 2241176164143
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto30930
GTA V16715312065
Ghost Recon Wildlands134949052
Guild Wars 21616971
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark579
Hitman 201682816262
Just Cause 2177
Just Cause 315414410096
Left 4 Dead37387
Mad Max278177166
Mafia 2158149209156
Mafia 3777560
Mass Effect 36010960
Mass Effect Andromeda1411148275
Max Payne 311512413680
Metal Gear Solid V60606057
Metro 2033226165136128
Mirror's Edge Catalyst17613810092
Need for Speed 20161431299685
Need for Speed Shift11851347467
No Man's Sky12712410950
Overwatch296293243157
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege321274192168
Resident Evil 55257424189
Resident Evil 7369274158132
Rise of the Tomb Raider18016310592
Risen1117311297265
Saints Row IV72969694
SimCity37618319586
Sims 31388843903746
Sims 4188171118112
Sleeping Dogs290277192117
Star Wars Battlefront200199142126
StarCraft 278323712894
Supreme Commander - FA Bench210534097574
The Crew60606060
The Division2281679778
The Elder Scrolls Online981017544
The Evil Within15813989
The Secret World112916541235
The Witcher 320316110258
Thief11711510389
Titanfall 2144144130121
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider413411362206
Torchlight 2253201160
Trackmania Nations Forever1139371143
Watch Dogs 21181088762
Watch Dogs106936758
World in Conflict - Benchmark440283132160
World of Tanks v8237120123130
World of Warcraft69370135695
World of Warships200159138152
X-Plane 10.25124573025
XCOM 286756940