Ibuypower Battalion M1771-2


Ibuypower Battalion M1771-2Notebook: Ibuypower Battalion M1771-2
Processor: Intel Core i7 4700HQ
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels, glossy: no
Weight: 2.7kg
Price: 1500 euro
Sold in: Anglo-America
Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)

Reviews for the Ibuypower Battalion M1771-2

80% iBuypower Battalion M1771-2
Source: Maximum PC English
Although the M1771-2 cuts some corners with its parts and peripherals, its large screen and super-svelte form factor make it fairly priced at $1,860. It’s not a perfect laptop by any means, but if you want a portable gaming laptop with a large screen that doesn’t break the bank, you won’t find a better option at the moment.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/24/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%
iBuyPower Battalion M1771 (MSI GS70) Gaming Notebook
Source: AnandTech English
What we're left with is confirmation that the idea of a thin and light gaming notebook is a sound one and an excellent, more affordable alternative to Razer's notebooks. If you put the Blade Pro and GS70 in front of me and asked me to choose, I'd actually be more liable to take MSI's offering.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/30/2013
80% iBuypower Battalion Ultra-Thin M1771
Source: IT Reviews English
The iBuypower Battalion Ultra-Thin M1771 is a large-screen, power user's laptop. It is capable of multimedia creation, as well as 3D Gaming. It's the portable equivalent to the high end multimedia dream machines we used to price out at over $3,000 ten years ago.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/08/2013
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% iBuypower Battalion Ultra-Thin M1771
Source: PC Mag English
The iBuypower Battalion Ultra-Thin M1771 has a larger 17-inch screen, but it doesn't otherwise outperform more portable rivals like the Razer Blade (2013) and Digital Storm Veloce on our benchmark tests. If you just need a large-screen gaming laptop, then you can give up multimedia power and step down to the entry-level MSI GX70 3Be-007US as your large-screen gaming rig. As an all-around performance machine, the iBuypower Battalion Ultra-Thin M1771 is jack-of-all-trades system that will make you pay for all the things it can do, and comes recommended. However, if you're willing to make a few tradeoffs and focus your needs, there are less expensive choices out there.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/29/2013
Rating: Total score: 80%


NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M:

High-End Graphics cards as part of the Geforce 700M series based on the Kepler architecture.

These graphics cards are able to play the latest and most demanding games in high resolutions and full detail settings with enabled Anti-Aliasing.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  

4700HQ: Haswell-based quad-core processor clocked at 2.4 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.4 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4600 GPU and a dual channel DDR3 memory controller.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

2.7 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.

Ibuypower: iBUYPOWER Computer is a enterprise located in Southern California. The product lines include gaming desktops, gaming notebooks, workstations, media center PCs, peripherals, and multimedia products. The global market share according laptops is low.

80%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-12- 9 (Update: 2013-12- 9)