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MSI PE70 2QE

MSI PE70 2QE 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.9GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.9GHz 8GB May 2015
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Very New PCI Express Slot Version

Laptops of a similar age and type to the PE70 2QE have PCI Express slot versions of between 2 and 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.1. The PCI Express slot version of the PE70 2QE of 3 is one of the newest amongst medium processor core notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The MSI PE70 2QE has more PCI Express lanes (max) than most of the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year. Most of the medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the PE70 2QE only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), however this MSI laptop has 16 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

When compared to other laptops of this spec and age that we have checked, the maximum internal memory supported by processor of the PE70 2QE of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest. Comparable spec notebook PCs that were released one year ago have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 8GB and 32GB.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The MSI PE70 2QE is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the PE70 2QE have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The PE70 2QE has a very fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (400 megahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the PE70 2QE. The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the PE70 2QE is 290MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 100MHz to 650MHz.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of laptops of this age and spec is 750MHz and the fastest is 1,300MHz. At 1,150 megahertz, the PE70 2QE has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the PE70 2QE.

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MSI Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

MSI has good average reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other manufacturers.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The PE70 2QE has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most common display resolution.

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the PE70 2QE.

Amongst comparable types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Very Big Screen Size

When compared to other similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the PE70 2QE that we have assessed, the screen size of the MSI PE70 2QE of 17.3 inches is one of the biggest. The smallest screen size of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the PE70 2QE is 11" and the biggest is 18".

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

When compared to other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the PE70 2QE that we have checked the processor clock speed of, the PE70 2QE's processor clock speed of 2.9 gigahertz is one of the fastest. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the PE70 2QE the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 2.9GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer Aspire VN7-791G[plb_3000372_price].

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the PE70 2QE has a very big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the PE70 2QE. The average total storage capacity of similar spec portable PCs that were released one year ago is 550GB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The PE70 2QE supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the PE70 2QE processor memory clock speeds range from 133MHz (worst) to 1,866MHz (best).

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Quite Big Internal Memory

Across all the similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PE70 2QE the internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB. The PE70 2QE has a quite big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

If you are looking for a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the Fujitsu Lifebook U745[plb_2939901_price] (12GB).

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The PE70 2QE has a better processor family than most portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most laptops that were released one year ago have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. The best processor family of all portable PCs of a similar type and age to the PE70 2QE is Intel Core i7-4xxx and the worst is AMD E.

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Has a Front Camera

The PE70 2QE has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a front camera.

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Four Built-In Speakers

The PE70 2QE has more built-in speakers than most of the laptops of a similar spec and age to the PE70 2QE. This portable PC is a four built-in speaker portable PC compared to most of the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the PE70 2QE which only have between one and three built-in speakers.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The PE70 2QE has a fairly big maximum internal memory (32,768 megabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year. Across all the similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the PE70 2QE the maximum internal memories range from 8.1GB to 33GB.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the PE70 2QE has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. The smallest hard drive capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the PE70 2QE is 5GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 690GB.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The average maximum turbo frequency of notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the PE70 2QE is 2.9GHz. When compared to other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the PE70 2QE, the maximum turbo frequency of the PE70 2QE of 3.5 gigahertz is one of the fastest.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on laptops of this age and spec.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of portable PCs that have been available for more than a year is 14GB. At 16 gigabytes, the PE70 2QE has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released one year ago.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

The MSI PE70 2QE is a three USB 3.0 port portable PC. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Six Battery Cells

The PE70 2QE is a six battery cell count notebook PC. Most of the other laptops that have been on the market for more than a year have between two and eight battery cells.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This portable PC has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on portable PCs of this age and type.

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AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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10 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the PE70 2QE is 11GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of only 1.74 gigabytes, the PE70 2QE has one of the smaller maximum on-board graphics adapter memories amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The PE70 2QE does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago do have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for 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.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The MSI PE70 2QE does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the PE70 2QE also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Heavy

The lightest laptop of this age and type is 940g heavy and the heaviest is 3.8kg. At 2.6 kilograms, the MSI PE70 2QE is quite heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the PE70 2QE.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The PE70 2QE is a one USB 2.0 port laptop.

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The PE70 2QE has a better Wi-Fi standard than most portable PCs of this age and type. This notebook PC has an 802.11a WiFi standard, whereas most notebook PCs of this type and age have an 802.11n WiFi standard. The best Wi-Fi standard of all similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the PE70 2QE is 802.11n and the worst is IEEE 802.11a.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Thick

Across all the laptops of a similar spec and age to the PE70 2QE the heights range from 11mm to 2,400mm. With a height of 29 millimeters, the PE70 2QE is quite thick compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the PE70 2QE.

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Very Wide

Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the PE70 2QE the widths range from 28mm to 430mm. When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the PE70 2QE that we have checked, the PE70 2QE's width of 419 millimeters is one of the widest.

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1 Other reason to consider the MSI PE70 2QE

Released Over a Year Ago

This medium processor core notebook PC has been on the market for over a year.

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Video Compression Format

Expert Reviews

22 December 2015

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Quality 17-inch screen
Excellent connectivity
Good-sounding speakers
Noble design, good Full HD display, decent keyboard with numeric keypad, full performance without throttling, good software additions, good speakers, dedicated headphones amplifier, free M.2 slot
Mat scherm
Bulky
Lots of preloaded apps
Short battery life in testing
Stability of the base unit, loud touchpad buttons, priceperformance ratio, poor battery runtimes, no SSD, bad webcam
Behuizing flexibel

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 3 July 2015 by Eric808
Eric808 would recommend the MSI PE70 (Verified Purchase)

Best Buy good service and they kept me infor about my product...

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 2qe050, 2qe053, msi 64, 2qe052, 2qe051, msi 64b, 2qe052b, 2qe051n, 2qe050n, 2qe053l, 2qe050ne, 2qe053lu, msi ddr3, msi 64bi, 2qe052be, 2qe051nl, msi ddr3l, msi 64bit, msi 80211, msi 80211a, msi 2qe051, msi i54210, msi 80211ac, pe702qei581, msi 2qe051n, msi i54210h, msi p222905, msi p222905p, msi 2qe051nl, msi pe702qe051
Barcodes 04719072397210, 04719072397258, 04719072397296, 04719072397333, 04719072397371, 04719072404376

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