MSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QI-246US

MSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QI-246US 9S7-16H812-246

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA Quadro M1000M, Windows 10 Pro, 4.36 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2469.99 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:79
Popularity score:100

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:72/ 100

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Faster GPU
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Product nameMSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QI-246USMSI GS Series GS60 2QE-616USGIGABYTE P Series P35Xv6-PC4DASUS ROG GL502VY-DS71
CPU Benchmark90better929090
GPU Benchmark79better88better94better89
Value for Money37better45better39
Popularity100worse70worse77worse66
Ratingbetter90better85
Shopineer score72better81worse70worse64
Price$2469.99better$2329.86worse$2599.99better$2295.89
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1750.00$2209.00$1799.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 ProWindows 8.1Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandMSIMSIGIGABYTEASUS
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 1080better3840 x 21601920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeatureseDP Wide View AngleIPS Wide viewing angle anti-glare display LCD160-degree viewing angle
TouchscreenNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-5700HQ 2.7 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores4444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD128 GBbetter256 GBbetter512 GB128 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD CameraHD web camera
Battery6 cell (47Whr)Li-Polymer 11.1V, 75.81Wh62WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Quadro M1000MbetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 970MbetterGeForce GTX 1070betterGeForce GTX 980M
Video Memory2 GBbetter3 GBbetter8 GBbetter4 GB
CommunicationQualcomm Atheros 8161Gigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLANIntel 8260 Wireless-AC Combo (2x2)802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorAluminum BlackAluminum BlackROG Metallic
Weight4.36 lbs.worse5.29 lbs.worse4.9 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).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake995327
Anno 140428799
Anno 20701301147438
Anno 2205121653014
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity221413
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3530224
Assassin's Creed Unity42291610
AssassinĀ“s Creed III774921
Battlefield 173522624
Battlefield 3109776422
Battlefield 4126977020
Battlefield Hardline101723421
BioShock Infinite18611310038
Borderlands 21181008153
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare403262173
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare55493126
Call of Juarez Benchmark114
Civilization 58139
CoD Modern Warfare 224915112498
Company of Heroes 254483412
Counter-Strike Source182
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1661128133
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1531077534
Crysis 210110210344
Crysis 392533514
Crysis Warhead42
Darksiders II12879
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838461
Dead Space 3262989758
Deus Ex Human Revolution21913061
Deus Ex Mankind Divided2922127
Diablo III1491039161
Dirt 318312310049
Dirt Rally2611156229
Dirt Showdown122906239
Dishonored 231262221
Dishonored12812711465
Doom 3305
Doom46372322
Dota 2 Reborn51403631
Dota 21118458
Evolve62462522
F.E.A.R. 21480495149120
F1 2011149956753
F1 201216913511767
F1 2013116979269
F1 201413312812384
FIFA 1614310366
FIFA 171381167472
Fallout 456362017
Far Cry 221916393
Far Cry 384834916
Far Cry 480582519
Far Cry Primal46222115
Farming Simulator 171331055832
Fifa 11527384325243
Fifa 12466321264209
Fifa 13464352306232
Fifa 14414327288142
Fifa 1520614093
GRID 219515313643
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto22731264
GTA V73662911
Guild Wars 2995924
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark264
Hitman 201634311515
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 347402522
Left 4 Dead461121
Mad Max623029
Mafia 21281159665
Mafia 326179
Mass Effect 3606048
Max Payne 381784535
Metal Gear Solid V60473124
Metro 20331521076222
Mirror's Edge Catalyst62432018
Need for Speed 201646422418
Need for Speed Shift19613811794
No Man's Sky34291811
Overwatch116894831
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege138804432
Resident Evil 51629580
Rise of the Tomb Raider46291814
Risen1531319572
Saints Row IV58523723
SimCity93524326
Sims 31439552154
Sims 4149836150
Sleeping Dogs1301095717
Star Wars Battlefront81552623
StarCraft 22821089457
Supreme Commander - FA Bench103959253
The Crew60592918
The Division49351714
The Elder Scrolls Online85826736
The Evil Within574125
The Secret World66573823
The Witcher 357371911
Thief78534523
Titanfall 277582625
Titanfall60605435
Tomb Raider2791449843
Torchlight 21609798
Trackmania Nations Forever37310462
Watch Dogs 24842202
Watch Dogs81572116
World in Conflict - Benchmark37218111964
World of Tanks v8115655435
World of Warcraft2522238745
World of Warships93784838
X-Plane 10.2580512615
XCOM 24419136