MSI GT72VR Dominator-063

MSI GT72VR Dominator-063

Description

Core i7-6700HQ 2.6-3.5GHz, 17.3", 1920 x 1080, 12 GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce« GTX1060 6G GDDR5, Windows 10, 8.33 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1449.00 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:91
Popularity score:60

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at medium/high settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:78/ 100

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Product nameMSI GT72VR Dominator-063MSI Computer G Series GE72VR418;GE72VR APACHE PRO-418 17.3-InchGIGABYTE P57Xv6-NE2EXcaliberPC ASUS ROG STRIX GL702VM-DB74ASUS Zenbook UX501JW-DH71T(WX)
CPU Benchmark90better95909090
GPU Benchmark9191better9491worse81
Value for Money82worse66better93
Popularity60worse53better97worse49better90
Ratingbetter79better85
Shopineer score78worse74better80worse70better90
Price$1449.00$1449.00worse$1499.00$1449.00$1449.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1771.00$1592.00$2220.00
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10 Home 64-BitMicrosoft Windows 10Windows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIMSIGIGABYTEEXcaliberPCASUS
Screen17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"15.6"
Display TypeAnti-Glare IPS-Level Wide View AngleFull HDUHD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080better3840 x 2160
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyIPS 4K, Glossy
TouchscreenNoYes
ProcessorCore i7-6700HQ 2.6-3.5GHzbetterCore i7-7700HQIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzProcessor: 6th Gen Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ Quad CoreIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.6 GHz
Memory12 GBbetter16 GBbetter32 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2400DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GB512 GB512 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Camera1.2MP HD Webcam
Battery9 cell (83Whr)Li-polymer 75.81 Wh96WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack
Battery Life6 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce« GTX1060 6G GDDR5NVIDIA GeForce GTX1060betterGeForce GTX 1070Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5 (VR Ready)worseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
Video Memory8 GB2 GB
CommunicationKiller Gaming Network E2400, Killer N1435 Combo (2x2 ac), BT 4.1Gigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorAluminum BlackAluminum
Weight8.33 lbs.better5.95 lbs.better6.61 lbs.better6 lbs.better5 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 Wake150115103
Anno 1404933217
Anno 2070305250165146
Anno 22051461359732
ArmA 244
Ashes of the Singularity607669
Assassin's Creed Syndicate1211178335
Assassin's Creed Unity78705239
Assassin┬┤s Creed III10511676
Battlefield 119919610495
Battlefield 316415416876
Battlefield 4180163157100
Battlefield Hardline178167153105
BioShock Infinite277242227116
Borderlands 2155129128124
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare1173751251
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare12212210594
Call of Juarez Benchmark348
Civilization 512299
Civilization VI90746764
CoD Modern Warfare 2439372293165
Company of Heroes 264676638
Counter-Strike Source486
Crysis - CPU Benchmark28024835284
Crysis - GPU Benchmark31318433276
Crysis 2195123108117
Crysis 314713510964
Crysis Warhead98
Darksiders II368254
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising137938581
Dead Space 3631475401237
Deus Ex Human Revolution328367191
Deus Ex Mankind Divided130995530
Diablo III260250238266
Dirt 3222230184203
Dirt Rally378207183106
Dirt Showdown13390109110
Dishonored 298976657
Dishonored131131132129
Doom 3408
Doom194178106100
Dota 2 Reborn139126142130
Dota 2118116115
Evolve104989887
F.E.A.R. 270712181328202
F1 2011129869085
F1 2012174164163114
F1 2013119118116100
F1 2014117117117111
FIFA 16391340298
FIFA 17438397314304
Fallout 41941699677
Far Cry 2625445184
Far Cry 31281169966
Far Cry 41021016962
Far Cry Primal150998867
Farming Simulator 17308268248199
Fifa 11631606633257
Fifa 12639519456414
Fifa 13529486545601
Fifa 141001735712641
Fifa 15306246245
GRID 2217156141125
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto869144666
GTA V1401329945
Guild Wars 21296767
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201695895855
Just Cause 281
Just Cause 31641539986
Left 4 Dead1680179
Mad Max273144132
Mafia 2155141153182
Mafia 31027137
Mass Effect 3617760
Max Payne 3989710780
Metal Gear Solid V60606060
Metro 203316216513593
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1971648678
Need for Speed 201613012810077
Need for Speed Shift806334177100
No Man's Sky1471318038
Overwatch300300190116
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege327262154130
Resident Evil 5178141134
Rise of the Tomb Raider2151318067
Risen217396308185
Saints Row IV87828382
SimCity306165138101
Sims 394623247226
Sims 4192184164148
Sleeping Dogs20316617882
Star Wars Battlefront200200120102
StarCraft 236813613090
Supreme Commander - FA Bench24425827776
The Crew60606060
The Division2271487560
The Elder Scrolls Online100986841
The Evil Within656565
The Secret World83826663
The Witcher 32231498144
Thief102999884
Titanfall 21441449989
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider464468324159
Torchlight 2118136104
Trackmania Nations Forever979250204
Watch Dogs 21471307246
Watch Dogs1291128566
World in Conflict - Benchmark1784835180114
World of Tanks v8139919881
World of Warcraft117480015693
World of Warships204168146130
X-Plane 10.25117552923
XCOM 2132896631