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MSI GT680R (i7-2720QM)

Specifications

MSI GT680R (i7-2720QM)
MSI GT680R (i7-2720QM) (GT680 Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
16384 MB 
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
3.5 kg ( = 123.46 oz / 7.72 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Reviews for the MSI GT680R (i7-2720QM)

MSI GT 680 : Demonstration Inside
Source: Cowcotland French FR→EN
impressive SSD
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/16/2011
MSI GT680 — игровой и сравнительно недорогой
Source: 3DNews.ru RU→EN
performance good, fan good but loud, good speakers, low resolution
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/08/2011

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M:

High-end DirectX 11 graphics card based on the GF106 chip using GDDR5 graphics memory (up to 1.5 GB).

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards. » 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.  
2720QM: Fast Quad-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

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

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


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).


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

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

MSI GT680-055AU
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
Asus VX7-SZ083V
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
MSI GT680R-017F
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
Asus G53SW-A1
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
Asus G53SW-IX097Z
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
Asus G53SW-IX089V
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
AVADirect Clevo P151HM
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
Asus G53JW-SZ255V
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i5 480M
MSI GT663-417CS
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i5 460M
Asus G53JW-SX052D
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i5 460M
Medion Erazer X6811-MD97654
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 740QM
MSI GT680R-008US
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM
MSI GT680R-i71651BLW7U
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Cyberpower Xplorer X6-9300
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 2630QM, 2.7 kg
Asus G53JW-SX029V
GeForce GTX 460M, Core i7 720QM, 4 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

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UHD Graphics 620, Core i5 8265U, 14", 1.18 kg
MSI PS63 Modern 8SC-054ES
GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop), Core i7 8565U, 15.6", 1.6 kg
MSI PS63 8RC-031NL
GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q, Core i7 8565U, 15.6", 1.6 kg
MSI PS42 8RB-206NL
GeForce MX150, Core i7 8550U, 14", 1.2 kg
MSI PS42 8RC-029ES
GeForce GTX 1050 (Laptop), Core i7 8550U, 14", 1.2 kg
MSI PS42 8RB-606XES
GeForce MX150, Core i7 8550U, 14", 1.2 kg
MSI P65 Creator 9SF-657
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, Core i9 9880H, 15.6", 1.9 kg
MSI PS63 Modern 8RC-009GB
GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q, Core i7 8565U, 15.6", 1.6 kg
MSI PS42 8RC-001ES
GeForce GTX 1050 (Laptop), Core i7 8550U, 14", 0.0012 kg
MSI PS63 Modern 8RC
GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q, Core i7 8565U, 15.6", 1.661 kg
MSI PS42 8RB-060
GeForce MX150, Core i5 8250U, 14", 1.2 kg
MSI PS42 8RC-072ES
GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q, Core i7 8550U, 14", 1.2 kg
MSI P65 8RF-451 - Creator
GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q, Core i7 8750H, 15.6", 1.899 kg
MSI PL62 7RC-268XES
GeForce MX150, Core i5 7300HQ, 15.6", 2.2 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2011-06- 1 (Update: 2012-05-26)