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MSI GE60 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Mar 2014
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9 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all MSI laptops and also specifically for MSI gaming laptops and found that in both cases MSI had good reviews.

Has a Front Camera

The MSI GE60 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the GE60 also have a front camera.

Alternative notebook PCs with a front camera currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the AORUS X3 Plus (£1,629.54).

We compared this laptop to all the other portable PCs with a front camera and we think the GE60 Apache, or the GE60 Apache both from MSI is also worth considering.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The MSI GE60 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most gaming laptops that were launched more than two years ago. This laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of this spec and age.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Very Light

The MSI GE60 is one of the lighter portable PCs of this type and age (only 2.4 kilograms) amongst gaming laptops of this age. The weights of comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the GE60 range from 1.6kg to 5.5kg.

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Four Built-In Speakers

The MSI GE60 is a four built-in speaker laptop.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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Narrow

At only 383 millimeters, the MSI GE60 is quite narrow compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the GE60. Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the GE60 the widths range from 330mm to 460mm, and the average width is 400mm.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This laptop has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most frequently found HDMI version on gaming laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on portable PCs of this type and age.

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5 Reasons Against

Recent Price Increase of £187.52

The GE60 has increased in price by £187.52 in the last 59 days.

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The MSI GE60 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years also do not have a full-size keyboard.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other portable PCs with a full-size keyboard and we think the Alienware 17 is also worth considering.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of gaming laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the GE60 is 1,100MHz and the fastest is 1,300MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,150 megahertz, the MSI GE60 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst gaming laptops of this age.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the GE60 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The MSI GE60 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Small Battery Capacity

At only 49 watt-hours, the MSI GE60 has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. Portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the GE60 have battery capacities of between 45Wh and 6,000Wh.

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8 Other reasons to consider the MSI GE60

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when MSI released the GE60.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.4 gigahertz, the MSI GE60 has a fairly typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for more than two years.

Notebook PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth looking at include the AORUS X3 Plus (£1,629.54) (2.5GHz) which is also higher rated.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on laptops of this age and type.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the MSI GE60 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

If this MSI laptop total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the GT72 (1.1TB), or the GT72 (1.3TB) both from MSI.

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Average Internal Memory

The MSI GE60 has a pretty average internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

If this gaming laptop internal memory is too small for you then you might want to consider the Alienware 17 (16GB and cheaper) or the AORUS X3 Plus (£1,629.54) (16GB and higher rated).

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the MSI GE60 has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the GE60.

If this notebook PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Alienware 17 (17.3" and cheaper), or the MSI GT70 (17.3" and cheaper).

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on laptops that were launched around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

We compared all the other portable PCs that have an HDD storage media to this portable PC and we think the Alienware 17, and the MSI GT70 which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the AORUS X3 Plus (£1,629.54) (SSD) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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Intel Anti-Theft Technology
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Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
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Intel Visual Technology

9 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(57)

The MSI GE60-2QEWi781 offers sufficient performance to run any game fluidly. However, the laptop gets quite loud and hot. On the bright side, the laptop is equipped with decent input devices and a...

22 December 2014

Updated as on December 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Laptops may still be priced more than other devices but the configuration has constantly been... Read more…

25 November 2014

The MSI GE60 2PE has a gorgeous screen with good contrast ratios. Complementing the display is the excellent keyboard built by SteelSeries and falls just short of a mechanical keyboard. The... Read more…

23 July 2014

After testing and using the MSI GE60 for several weeks, I've come away reasonably impressed with what's being offered. It's not the fastest or flashiest laptop around, and it's not the cheapest...

9 July 2014

After all is said and done, we find that the MSI GE60 2PE is really a good deal especially for gamers who want to have a gaming machine that they can bring with them on the go but without...

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 17 August 2015 by Misfitmya
(Verified Purchase)

Had this a few months now and could not be happier with it :0)...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers i74700, gtx860, gtx850, gtx860m, gtx850m, i74700h, ge60232, i74700hq, ge60232t, ge60232tw, ge602pei781, ge602pci781, ge60i765m281, ge602pei781b, ge60i750m281, ge602pci781f, ge60i765m281b, ge60i750m281f, ge602pci781fd, ge60i750m281fd
Barcodes 04719072301514, 04719072302221, 04719072330699, 04719072331467

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