MSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QJ-258

MSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QJ-258 9S7-16H812-258

Description

Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8 GHz, 15.6", 3840 x 2160, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA Quadro M2000M, Windows 10 Pro, 4.36 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $3369.99 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:92
GPU Benchmark:81
Popularity score:100

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at medium/high settings.
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:73/ 100

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Lighter
Asus ROG Strix GL502VM-DB71-HID8 15.6
Better Value
MSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QI-246US 9S7-16H812-246
Product nameMSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QJ-258Lenovo ThinkPad P50 (20EN001EUS)MSI GE Series GE62VR Apache Pro-001Asus ROG Strix GL502VM-DB71-HID8 15.6" G-SYNC i7-6700HQ 2.6-3.5GHzMSI WorkStation Series WS60 6QI-246US
CPU Benchmark92better93worse90worse90worse90
GPU Benchmark8181better91better91worse79
Value for Money39better59worse37
Popularity100worse95worse98worse42100
Ratingbetter90
Shopineer score73better94better79worse66worse72
Price$3369.99better$2659.99better$2049.99better$2728.60better$2469.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$2571.00$2038.00$1803.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 ProWindows 10 Home downgrade to Windows 7 Professional 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8Windows 10 Pro
BrandMSILenovoMSIAsus ROGMSI
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeUHDFull HDFull HD
Resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyFull HD eDP IPS-LeveleDP Wide View Angle
TouchscreenNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6820HQ 2.7 GHzworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzworseCPU: 6th Generation "Skylake" Intel CoreTM i7-6700HQ Quad Core PworseIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores4444
Base Frequency2.8 GHzworse2.7 GHzworse2.6 GHzworse2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.6 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GBbetter24 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB32 GB32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GBbetter512 GBworse128 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super Multi
WebcamFHD type (30fps@1080p)720pFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery6 cell (47Whr)6-cell (90Wh)6 cell (51 Whr)6 cell (47Whr)
Battery Life
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Quadro M2000MNVIDIA Quadro M2000MbetterGeForce GTX 1060betterGPU: nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 192bit wworseNVIDIA Quadro M1000M
Video Memory4 GB4 GBbetter6 GBworse2 GB
CommunicationQualcomm Atheros 8161Gigabit LAN and WLANQualcomm Atheros 8161
WLANIntel 8260 Wireless-AC Combo (2x2)802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)Intel 8260 Wireless-AC Combo (2x2)
ColorAluminum BlackAluminum BlackAluminum Black
Weight4.36 lbs.worse5.29 lbs.better2.43 lbs.4.36 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 Wake1177838
Anno 1404335105
Anno 20701961369047
Anno 22058150238
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331816
Assassin's Creed Syndicate4837255
Assassin's Creed Unity47352011
AssassinĀ“s Creed III524229
Battlefield 1104673129
Battlefield 3120836736
Battlefield 41361027329
Battlefield Hardline133964527
BioShock Infinite20813211544
Borderlands 2114978860
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare456293188
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65593733
Call of Juarez Benchmark129
Civilization 58453
CoD Modern Warfare 2262166136113
Company of Heroes 254483415
Counter-Strike Source215
Crysis - CPU Benchmark17412210043
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1641129344
Crysis 210110210353
Crysis 3119765019
Crysis Warhead48
Darksiders II15497
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838471
Dead Space 332019415793
Deus Ex Human Revolution21916375
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3927158
Diablo III252205180119
Dirt 321914813260
Dirt Rally2331187233
Dirt Showdown98817848
Dishonored 237322725
Dishonored124123124104
Doom 3328
Doom56472928
Dota 2 Reborn73625052
Dota 211911886
Evolve82613328
F.E.A.R. 21870613162143
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217113812196
F1 201314612111283
F1 201413313313392
FIFA 1622413580
FIFA 172051559591
Fallout 469452520
Far Cry 2248182112
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 470613024
Far Cry Primal59292618
Farming Simulator 171851507242
Fifa 11536399348264
Fifa 12484322264209
Fifa 13323258251173
Fifa 14356264263241
Fifa 15192150102
GRID 216612910246
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto27239162
GTA V1211104218
Guild Wars 21105931
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201655441818
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 371593430
Left 4 Dead546121
Mad Max783735
Mafia 215314212878
Mafia 3332111
Mass Effect 3606060
Max Payne 384806546
Metal Gear Solid V60604229
Metro 20331341619128
Mirror's Edge Catalyst92582521
Need for Speed 201661543225
Need for Speed Shift239152122108
No Man's Sky52442611
Overwatch1771175836
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege1541015238
Resident Evil 5162126105
Rise of the Tomb Raider72452622
Risen15715111083
Saints Row IV74655134
SimCity70524431
Sims 31998740155
Sims 4152855448
Sleeping Dogs1581197723
Star Wars Battlefront131833933
StarCraft 2296767083
Supreme Commander - FA Bench11210610453
The Crew56514126
The Division65472217
The Elder Scrolls Online89817140
The Evil Within614930
The Secret World66573825
The Witcher 376472314
Thief78605127
Titanfall 296683230
Titanfall60606046
Tomb Raider34916310751
Torchlight 2155108102
Trackmania Nations Forever34012888
Watch Dogs 253452213
Watch Dogs62532715
World in Conflict - Benchmark47622912478
World of Tanks v8111684740
World of Warcraft34221911757
World of Warships106965847
X-Plane 10.2595472717
XCOM 26725168