MSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-014

MSI GE Series GE62 Apache Pro-014 9S7-16J512-014

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, Geforce GTX960M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 5.29 lbs.
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Price from $1749.99 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:
User ratings:95
Popularity score:92

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:80/ 100

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CPU Benchmark90better91909090
GPU Benchmarkbetter81better88better88better81
Value for Money63better75better69worse56better95
Popularity92better97better98better9392
Rating95worse55worse61worseworse75
Shopineer score80worse79worse77worse78better90
Price$1749.99worse$1899.78$1749.99worse$1899.99better$1599.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1803.00$2191.00$1904.00$1816.00$2683.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIAcerMSIASUSMSI
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 1080better3840 x 21601920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesLED-backlit IPS display16:9 aspect ratio, Wide viewing anglematteNon Reflection
TouchscreenNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GBworse16 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TBbetter2 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GB128 GB128 GBbetter256 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)YesFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Webcam720p HD Webcam
Battery6-cell lithium ion3-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion64WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Prismatic Battery pack6-cell battery
Battery Life4 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardGeforce GTX960MbetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 960MbetterGeForce GTX 970MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 970MbetterGeForce GTX 960M
Video Memory2 GBbetter4 GBbetter3 GBbetter6 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1 x 1)802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1 x 1)802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)
ColorAluminum BlackBlackAluminum BlackMetallicBlack
Weight5.29 lbs.5.29 lbs.5.29 lbs.better4.4 lbs.5.29 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
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