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MSI PX60 2QD

MSI PX60 2QD 4 Core Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.7GHz 16GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.7GHz 16GB Jun 2015
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The latest 5th Generation of Intel Core i7 is over 7% faster than same level of 4th Generation Core i7 on heavy loading CPU calculations. With regular Core i5, the performance is also over 10%... More
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19 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Very Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the many processor cores laptops that were released around the same time as the PX60 2QD the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 32GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 32 gigabytes, the PX60 2QD's maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is one of the biggest amongst similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the PX60 2QD.

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MSI Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

We checked 625 owner and expert reviews for MSI portable PCs and found that on average MSI has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that MSI has good reviews specifically for its many processor cores laptops.

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

The PX60 2QD is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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1,866MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The PX60 2QD supports a 1,866MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 600MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,866MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all many processor cores laptops that have been around for around the same time as the PX60 2QD.

Amongst similar types of portable PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the MSI PX60 2QD has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for a similar time to the PX60 2QD. The smallest internal memory of many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the PX60 2QD is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

At 2.7 gigahertz, the PX60 2QD has a fairly fast processor frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the PX60 2QD. Many processor cores laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the PX60 2QD have processor frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.1GHz.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the PX60 2QD, the PX60 2QD has a front camera.

We compared all the other notebook PCs with a front camera to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the DELL Precision M3800[plb_2953110_price] is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the PX60 2QD is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Light

Notebook PCs of this age and spec have weights of between 980g and 3.8kg. At only 2.1 kilograms, the PX60 2QD is quite light compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

When compared to other laptops of this spec and age, the hard drive capacity of the PX60 2QD of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest. Comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the PX60 2QD have hard drive capacitys of between 250GB and 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 820GB.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the MSI PX60 2QD has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the PX60 2QD. The slowest hard drive speed of many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the PX60 2QD is 5,400 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM.

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Four Number of Built-In Speakerss

Most of the other laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the PX60 2QD only have between one and three number of built-in speakerss, however the PX60 2QD has four number of built-in speakerss.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The PX60 2QD has more processor threadss than most of the notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the PX60 2QD. Most of the many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the PX60 2QD only have between four and seven processor threadss, however this notebook PC has eight processor threadss.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

With a processor cache of 6 megabytes, the PX60 2QD has a very big processor cache compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the PX60 2QD. Portable PCs that were released one year ago have processor caches of between 2MB and 8MB.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as the PX60 2QD have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the PX60 2QD which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This portable PC has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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5 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 300 megahertz, the MSI PX60 2QD has a very slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of portable PCs of this age and spec range from 200MHz to 850MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The MSI PX60 2QD does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the PX60 2QD.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on many processor cores laptops that have been available for a similar time to 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.

Alternative notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available which you might also want to look at include the HP 255 G3[plb_2320552_price] which has better reviews.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The PX60 2QD does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that were released more than a year ago also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The MSI PX60 2QD has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most many processor cores laptops that were launched more than a year ago.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard across all many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as the PX60 2QD.

An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is the best Wi-Fi standard amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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4 Other reasons to consider the MSI PX60 2QD

Released Over a Year Ago

MSI released the PX60 2QD over a year ago.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the PX60 2QD has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the PX60 2QD.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the MSI PE70 2QE[plb_2953236_price] (1.1TB) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the MSI PX60 2QD has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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Intel Core I7-5xxx Processor Family

The MSI PX60 2QD has an Intel Core i7-5xxx processor family which is better than most many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as it. Most many processor cores laptops that were released one year ago have an Intel Core i7 processor family.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost 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
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
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 OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Resolution
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Installed
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speakers Manufacturer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Number of Battery Cells
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(1)
8 November 2015

Pour jouer au bureau. Tout est dit, si vous voulez jouer entre deux présentations ou classeurs Excel, ne cherchez pas plus loin !

Excellent matte 1080p panel, sRGB coverage of up to 97 percent, thin and attractive design, up to 2x 4K external monitor support, great performance from CPU and GPU
No throttling issues, relatively low core temperatures, good sound quality
Richlooking screen
Not too heavy
Gameready
High fan noise, very poor battery life, unimpressive build quality, no TrackPoint or dedicated mouse keys, no SIM, fingerprint or ExpressCard reader, higher surface temperatures, motherboard component
M.2) are more difficult to access
Fairly noisy under light load
Lacks the zip of an SSD laptop
Poor battery life

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 2qd034, 2qd034u, 2qd034us, msi 2qd034, msi 2qd034u, msi 2qd034us
Barcodes 00824142116913

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