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MSI Crosshair 15 Series

MSI Crosshair 15 B12UEZProcessor: Intel Alder Lake-S i7-12700H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU
Display: 15.60 inch
Weight: 2.3kg
Price: 2000, 2300 euro
Average Score: 74.25% - average
Average of 4 scores (from 12 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 95%, display: 90%, mobility: 80%, workmanship: 90%

 

MSI Crosshair 15 R6E B12UGZ-050

Specifications

MSI Crosshair 15 R6E B12UGZ-050Notebook: MSI Crosshair 15 R6E B12UGZ-050
Processor: Intel Alder Lake-S i7-12700H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU 8192 MB
Display: 15.60 inch, 16:9, 2560 x 1440 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Price: 2000 euro
Links: MSI homepage
 MSI notebook section

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Average Score: 74.25% - average

Average of 4 scores (from 10 reviews)

 

60% MSI Crosshair 15 R6E Laptop Review (Core i7-12700H / RTX 3070)
Source: Kitguru English
That brings us nicely to the port selection and capability which is a complete joke from MSI. Slow USB ports, only one display output, and just the single Type-C connection; what is this? 2019?! MSI really has cheaped-out here, and whether or not you’ll utilise advanced connectivity, I feel that this is needless cost-cutting. Stiff competition for the Crosshair 15 R6E comes from ASUS’ TUF Gaming F15 and A15 in particular. I think ASUS’ AMD Ryzen-based model at £1700 could be a really challenging obstacle for this MSI laptop, particularly as it is so much cheaper and we saw the 16 thread, 45W Ryzen chips offering significantly higher compute performance at sensible power levels. With that said, the Crosshair 15 R6E definitely has enough going its way to make it a strong option at the £1739 deal price for May. But with the price now back up to £2000 – close to the £2199 MSRP – that completely ruins this model's competitiveness. MSI increasing the MSRP by £500 for 16GB extra DDR4 RAM is an utter joke! We found the Crosshair 15 R6E available for £1999 at Scan in the UK.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/14/2022
Rating: Total score: 60%
MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow 6 Extraction Edition Review: Black & Yellow!
Source: Make Use Of English
MSI remains one of the best choices for getting the best performance on a budget. The Crosshair 15 with its i7-12700H and RTX 3070 can play most modern AAA games on max settings at 1080p and achieve 120fps. If you don't mind lowering those settings a bit, you can hit 165 frames per second to fully take advantage of its fast display. The new black and yellow color scheme do breathe some fresh life into a dated chassis design, and even if you're not a fan of the new Rainbow Six Extraction game, it's far more exciting than all black. A few sacrifices have been made to keep the price low, however. Keyboard flex is noticeable, and you won't get the fancy RGB lighting effects that more expensive gaming laptops usually offer. This is also by no means the slimmest, lightest, or sleekest looking gaming laptop, but for the performance it offers, it's one of the best choices at this sub-$1800 price point.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/07/2022
REVIEW] MSI Crosshair 15 (B12Ux)
Source: Laptop Media English
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/28/2022
MSI Crosshair 15 (B12Ux) - disassembly and upgrade options
Source: Laptop Media English
Support, online available, Short, Date: 05/20/2022
MSI Crosshair 15 (B12Ux) review
Source: Laptop Media English
This is weird. We rarely fail to express our impressions of a machine, but today, the Crosshair 15 might have bested us. It is definitely not a bad device. It offers a good amount of performance, and its visual appeal is refreshing, if not else. However, we were baffled by the cooling policy. In fact, this might be the biggest feature of the device. Because, to be frank, neither the keyboard nor the touchpad is something to write home about. Also, the single USB Type-C port can only be used for data transfer (and charging external devices like your smartphone). The bottom line here is that we can’t really recommend buying this laptop at the moment, but we would do so if MSI fixes the fan curves on their performance presets.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/20/2022
82% MSI Crosshair 15 teszt: Notebook játékra. De mit tud?
Source: Tech World English
Az MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow Six Edition egy remek notebook, de ez az árán is meglátszik, hiszen 780 000 forintba kerül. Sajnos iszonyatosan felmentek az árak ebben a szektorban is, úgyhogy túlzottnak ezt az összeget nem neveznénk. A képernyő és a hardver remek, a dizájn egyedi, az akksi rendben van, szóval belekötni igazán komolyan nem lehet semmibe, bár tény, hogy a csatlakozókínálat hiányosságai egy picit fájtak. Az MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow Six Edition egy kifejezetten jól sikerült, nagy tudású gamer notebook, amely figyelemfelkeltő külsővel bír. A kijelzője remek, a vas korrekt, az akkumulátor is rendben van Belekötni nem nagyon lehet semmiben.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/07/2022
Rating: Total score: 82% price: 80% performance: 90% display: 90% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
MSI Crosshair 15 Review - The Yellow Gaming Laptop
Source: Jarrod'sTech English
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/28/2022

Foreign Reviews

Msi Crosshair 15 R6E Edition B12UGZ
Source: Noticias 3D Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; nice display; high performance; powerful processor; high performance; elegant design; great built quality. Negative: Small touchpad; no backlit keys.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/02/2022
75% MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow Six Extraction Edition Review - Mooie crossover?
Source: XGN Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/03/2022
Rating: Total score: 75%
80% Test MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow Six Extraction Edition. Czy mobilny Alder Lake pokaże moc?
Source: ITHardware.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/28/2022
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 100%

 

MSI Crosshair 15 B12UEZ

Specifications

MSI Crosshair 15 B12UEZNotebook: MSI Crosshair 15 B12UEZ
Processor: Intel Alder Lake-S i7-12700H
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU 6144 MB
Display: 15.60 inch, 16:10, 2560 x 1600 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Price: 2300 euro
Links: MSI homepage
 MSI notebook section

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Foreign Reviews

Review MSI Crosshair 15: Superior Gaming Laptop Terbaik!
Source: Pemmzchannel ID→EN
Positive: Modern design; solid workmanship; powerful hardware; high gaming performance.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/23/2022
MSI Crosshair 15 – laptop de gaming galben
Source: Arena IT →EN
Positive: Stylish design; great built quality; powerful hardware; high gaming performance; big screen; good cooling and silent system. Negative: Mediocre speakers.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/20/2022

 

Comment

MSI: Micro-Star International (MSI), is a Taiwan based computer hardware manufacturer since 1986 best known for desktop computer motherboards. MSI also designs and manufactures graphics cards, barebone PCs, notebook computers, networking products, servers, multimedia, consumer electronics, and storage devices. MSI, as most Taiwanese computer manufacturers, sells products on OEM/ODM basis. It also sells products worldwide based on its own brand name "MSI". The market share of laptops with the MSI brand is rather low.

MSI is not present in the smartphone market. As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. The ratings of MSI laptops are above average in the tests (as of 2016).


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

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU: High-End laptop graphics card based on the Ampere GA104 chip. Available in different versions with a TDP from 80 to 125 Watt.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU: High-End laptop graphics card based on the Ampere GA106 chip with 3072 cores. Available in different versions with a TDP from 60 to 115 Watt.

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


Intel Alder Lake-S:

i7-12700H: On Alder-Lake based mobile CPU with 6 performance cores and 8 efficient cores. The performance cores offer hyper threading, leading to 20 threads that can be processed. The CPU clocks from 1.7 to 4.7 GHz and supports vPro.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


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


2.3 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.

2.3 kg:


74.25%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

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

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Stefan Hinum, 2022-06- 2 (Update: 2022-06- 2)