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MSI GV62 8RE-016US

Specifications

MSI GV62 8RE-016US
MSI GV62 8RE-016US (GV62 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i5-8300H, Quad-core hyperthreaded (8 threads)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (Laptop) - 3072 MB, Core: 1405 MHz, Memory: 2002 MHz, 3 GB GDDR5 VRAM, GeForce Game Ready Driver 397.64, Nvidia Optimus
Memory
8192 MB 
, 1200.5 MHz, DDR4-2400 / PC4-19200
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, LG Philips LGD0590, IPS, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel HM370
Storage
Samsung PM871b MZNLN128HAHQ, 128 GB 
, 128 GB SATA 3 SSD + 1 TB 5400 RPM HDD, 1029 GB free
Soundcard
Intel Cannon Lake-H/S - cAVS (Audio, Voice, Speech)
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: mic in, audio out, Card Reader: SD/SDXC/SDHC Card reader, Brightness Sensor
Networking
Qualcomm Atheros AR8171/8175 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Wireless AC 9462 (b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 5.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 29 x 383 x 260 ( = 1.14 x 15.08 x 10.24 in)
Battery
41 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6-cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: HD (30 fps @ 720p)
Additional features
Speakers: 4x 2W, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, MSI Dragon Center, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
2.2 kg ( = 77.6 oz / 4.85 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1050 USD

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 70.75% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 93%, features: 59%, display: 82% mobility: 67%, workmanship: 58%, ergonomy: 82%, emissions: 80%

Reviews for the MSI GV62 8RE-016US

81.5% MSI GV62 8RE (i5-8300H, GTX 1060, FHD) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
New engine, same body. MSI brings Coffee Lake to their entry-level GV62 line. While the new Intel CPU is a breath of fresh air, it is the only real change to the machine since last year. Buggy system behavior and a cheap plastic case keep the GV62 8RE from being little more than white noise.
MSI GV62 8RE Review
Source: Vortez English
As is customary for MSI, with the launch of next-gen products they are keen to revamp product lines and the MSI GV62 8RE is one such laptop which now benefits from Intel’s 8th Generation (Coffee Lake) CPUs.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/07/2018
60% MSI GV62 8RE Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
The MSI GV62 8RE is a sleek and affordable gaming laptop that packs a lot of power, but the display could be better.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/15/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (Laptop): The mobile GTX 1060 is based on the GP106 chip and offer 1280 shaders. Compared to the identically named desktop version it features a slightly lower clock rate. Games in Full HD and maximum details should run fluently on the card. 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.
8300H: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates four processor cores clocked at 2.3 - 4 GHz (3.9 GHz with 4 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++). » 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.
2.2 kg:

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


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).


70.75%: 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, 2018-06-27 (Update: 2018-06-27)