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MSI GS70 2QE

MSI GS70 2QE 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.6GHz 8GB 1TB Hdd|ssd 17.3" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.6GHz 8GB Jul 2013
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Game without compromise with the blisteringly powerful MSI GS70 2QE Stealth Pro 17.3"Gaming Laptop. Highlights - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics card delivers desktop-quality gaming anywhere -... More
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19 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 625 owner and expert reviews, MSI has good reviews for its portable PCs. MSI also has good reviews specifically for its many processor cores laptops compared to other manufacturers.

Quite Big Display Diagonal

The GS70 2QE has one of the bigger display diagonals (17.3 inches) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the GS70 2QE the display diagonals range from 10" to 18".

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

The GS70 2QE has a quite fast processor frequency (2.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the GS70 2QE. Notebook PCs of this age and type have processor frequencys of between 1GHz and 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.

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SSD Storage Media

The GS70 2QE has an SSD storage media which is better than the HDD storage media found on most laptops of a similar type and age to it. In addition, this portable PC have an hdd and ssd storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

An SSD storage media is actually the best storage medium across all many processor cores laptops that have been around for around the same time as the GS70 2QE.

Across comparable types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the MSI GS70 2QE is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the GS70 2QE.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of portable PC.

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Six Number of Battery Cells (tablet)s

Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the GS70 2QE only have between two and five number of battery cells (tablet)s, however the GS70 2QE has six number of battery cells (tablet)s.

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Four ESATA/USB 3.0 Ports Quantitys

The MSI GS70 2QE has more eSATA/USB 3.0 ports quantitys than most of the similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the GS70 2QE. Most of the many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the GS70 2QE only have between one and three eSATA/USB 3.0 ports quantitys, however this notebook PC has four eSATA/USB 3.0 ports quantitys.

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Three Point Five Headphone Outputss

The MSI GS70 2QE is a three point five headphone outputs portable PC. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the GS70 2QE only have between one and three headphone outputss.

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Very Big Display Diagonal (metric)

The smallest display diagonal (metric) of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the GS70 2QE is 25cm, the biggest is 44cm, and the average display diagonal (metric) is 36cm. The display diagonal (metric) of the MSI GS70 2QE of 43.942 centimeters is one of the biggest amongst portable PCs of a similar age and type to the GS70 2QE.

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SSD Storage Medium

The GS70 2QE has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most laptops of this type and age.

An SSD storage medium is actually the best storage medium across all notebook PCs of this age and type.

An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium amongst similar types of notebook PC.

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Four USB Ports

The GS70 2QE has more USB ports than most of the laptops of a similar spec and age to the GS70 2QE. This laptop is a four USB port notebook PC compared to most of the notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the GS70 2QE which only have between one and three USB ports.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the GS70 2QE have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the MSI GS70 2QE which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The GS70 2QE has a quite fast processor clock speed (2,600 megahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the GS70 2QE. Across all the comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago the processor clock speeds range from 1,300MHz to 2,600MHz.

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Fairly Big On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the laptops of this age and spec the on-board graphics adapter memory range from 64MB to 4GB, and the average on-board graphics adapter memory is 2.1GB. With an on-board graphics adapter memory of 3,000 megabytes, the GS70 2QE has one of the bigger on-board graphics adapter memory amongst laptops of this age.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 8,000 megabytes, the GS70 2QE has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the GS70 2QE. The smallest internal memory of many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the GS70 2QE is 2GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The discrete graphics adapter memory of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the GS70 2QE range from 1GB to 8.2GB. At 3,000 megabytes, the MSI GS70 2QE has a quite big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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3 USB Version

This notebook PC has a 3 USB version, which is typical of many laptops of a similar spec and age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a gddr5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

The GS70 2QE does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the GS70 2QE which have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The GS70 2QE does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the GS70 2QE do have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The GS70 2QE has a quite short battery life (max) (only 4 hours) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the GS70 2QE. The battery life (max)s of comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 2.5h to 22h, and the average battery life (max) is 6.7h.

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Only One Number of Built-In Speakers

Most laptops of a comparable age and spec to the GS70 2QE have between one and three number of built-in speakerss, including the GS70 2QE which has one number of built-in speakers.

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Only One Number of Speakers

Most comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the GS70 2QE have one number of speakers, including the GS70 2QE which has one number of speakers.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most laptops of this age and type do not have a touchscreen. The GS70 2QE is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The GS70 2QE has a better Wi-Fi standard than most many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to it. This MSI laptop has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards, whereas most similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it have an 802.11n wi-Fi standards.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is actually the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the GS70 2QE.

The best Wi-Fi standard amongst similar types of laptop is 802.11n.

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4 Other reasons to consider the MSI GS70 2QE

Released Over Three Years Ago

MSI released the GS70 2QE over three years ago.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the GS70 2QE has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the GS70 2QE.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the GS70 2QE has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the GS70 2QE.

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Average Weight

At 2.7 kilograms, the GS70 2QE has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the GS70 2QE.

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Specification

Design
Colour of Product
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Technology
Processor Manufacturer
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Model
Processor Clock Speed
Memory
Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Internal Memory Size
Hard Drive
Storage Medium
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Memory Card Slot(s)
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Manufacturer
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
CD-RW/DVD-ROM Interface
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Audio System Manufacturer
Built-In Microphone
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Built-In Camera
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Integrated Wireless LAN, Type of Network I/F Chip
Ports & Interfaces
Wireless Communication Version
USB Port
Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
ESATA/USB 3.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Built-In Touchpad
Keyboard Type
Keyboard Layout
Software
Operating System Installed
Bundled Software
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Number of Battery Cells (tablet)
Power
External Power Adapter
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Technical Details
Display Type
Wireless Features
Other Features
Ethernet Specifications
Supplied Battery
Special Features
Wireless Standard
Memory Type
Number of Speakers
Graphics Adapter Interface
Graphics Adapter Manufacturer
Display Technology
Storage Capacity
USB Version
Internal Memory
Audio Output
HDMI
Compatible Operating Systems
Display Diagonal (metric)
Ethernet Interface Type
Wireless Transmission
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Graphics Adapter Family
Graphics Adapter
Display Illumination
Wireless Technology
Integrated Graphics Adapter (UMA/GMA)
Display
Battery Type
Speakers
Weight
Type
Security Features

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers msi i74720, msi p230386, msi i74720h, msi i74720hq, msi p230386p

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