MSI is one of the better rated laptop brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and MSI also has good reviews for its gaming laptops.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age, the GE70 2PE has a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The GE70 2PE supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the GE70 2PE.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of portable PC.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many gaming laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
HD HD Type
The HD type of this notebook PC is Full HD, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.
Four Number of Built-In Speakerss
The MSI GE70 2PE is a four number of built-in speakers portable PC.
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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The GE70 2PE does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as the GE70 2PE also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
The GE70 2PE is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for more than two years have between two and five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
The MSI GE70 2PE does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the GE70 2PE also do not have a touchscreen.
Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
The GE70 2PE has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s (only 49 watt-hours) amongst laptops of this age. The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 34Wh to 6,000Wh.
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Quite Small Battery Capacity
With a battery capacity of only 4,400 milliamperes * hour, the GE70 2PE has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the GE70 2PE. Across all the notebook PCs of this type and age the battery capacitys range from 54mAh to 7,800mAh, and the average battery capacity is 5,200mAh.
Only Two USB 3.0 Ports
The GE70 2PE is a two USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the GE70 2PE have between two and five USB 3.0 ports.
Quite Slow Processor Frequency
Across all the notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the GE70 2PE the processor frequencys range from 1.7GHz to 2.9GHz. At only 2.4 gigahertz, the GE70 2PE has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other gaming laptops that came out around the same time as the GE70 2PE.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 2.4GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs currently available including the Medion Erazer X7611[plb_2170162_price] which has better reviews.
If this portable PC processor frequency is too slow for you then you might want to look at the Asus G751JT[plb_2567097_price] (2.5GHz and higher rated).
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Released Over Two Years Ago
MSI released the GE70 2PE over two years ago.
Average Display Diagonal
The MSI GE70 2PE has a fairly average display diagonal (17.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the GE70 2PE.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 1,128 gigabyte, the MSI GE70 2PE has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the GE70 2PE.
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Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops of a similar age and type to it.
With a weight of 3 kilograms, the MSI GE70 2PE has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the GE70 2PE.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the GE70 2PE has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been available for a similar time to the GE70 2PE.
If you want a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to consider the MSI GE70[plb_2276858_price] (12GB) which also has a higher rating.
HDD Storage Media
This portable PC has an HDD+SSD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops that came out more than two years ago. 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.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Processor Cache Type
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
1 x 8
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
HDD, HDD+SSD, SSD, SSD
Compatible Memory Cards
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Serial ATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III, Micro Serial ATA, Micro Serial ATA II, Micro Serial ATA III