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MSI Prestige 14 A12SC-086CA

Specifications

MSI Prestige 14 A12SC-086CA
MSI Prestige 14 A12SC-086CA (Prestige 14 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-1280P 14 x 1.3 - 4.8 GHz, Alder Lake-P
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile - 4 GB VRAM, GDDR6
Memory
16 GB 
, DDR4
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 157 PPI, IPS, 60 Hz
Storage
512GB SSD
Connections
1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 2 Thunderbolt, Audio Connections: IPS 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 16 x 319 x 218.95 ( = 0.63 x 12.56 x 8.62 in)
Battery
52 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 3-cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 11 Home
Camera
Webcam: HD 720p IR
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes
Weight
1.6 kg ( = 56.44 oz / 3.53 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1500 Euro

 

Price comparison

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

Reviews for the MSI Prestige 14 A12SC-086CA

80% MSI Prestige 14 A12SC-016NL Review
Source: Tweakers Dutch NL→EN
User Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/07/2023
Rating: Total score: 80%
MSI Prestige 14 A12SC review: handzame en stijlvolle reisgezel
Source: Techzine Dutch NL→EN
Positive: Slim size; light weight; decent processor; high performance; good autonomy; quick charging.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/02/2022

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile: Mid range dedicated graphics card for laptops based on the desktop GTX 1650 and therefore the Turing architecture (TU117 chip in 12nm FFN) without raytracing and Tensor cores. Available with 896 and 1024 shaders.

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

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


i7-1280P: The flagship Alder Lake-P CPU featuring 6 performance cores and 8 efficient cores. This i7 is designed for use in ultra-light laptops; its performance cores feature the thread-doubling Hyper-Threading technology for whopping 20 threads in total. The CPU runs at 1.3 GHz to 4.8 GHz and has an "Enterprise" tier vPro feature set. Core i7-1280P has a Base Power of 28 W and the 96 EU Iris Xe iGPU.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.00":

There are hardly any tablets in this display size range anymore. For subnotebooks, on the other hand, it is the standard format.

The advantage of subnotebooks is that the entire laptop can be small and therefore easily portable. The smaller display also has the advantage of requiring less power, which further improves battery life and thus mobility. The disadvantage is that reading texts is more strenuous on the eyes. High resolutions are more likely to be found in standard laptops.

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


MSI: Micro-Star International (MSI) was founded in 1986 in Taiwan. MSI is especially known as a manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards for PCs, but also offers computer accessories, complete systems, motherboards, graphics cards, laptops, desktop PCs, monitors and other components. However, the Microstar brand name in Germany belongs to the Medion company. MSI is known for its gaming products and has developed a wide range of gaming laptops and desktop PCs. The company is also active in workstations, servers and industrial automation. MSI has offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.


80%: This rating is not earth-shattering. This rating must actually be seen as average, since there are about as many devices with worse ratings as better ones. A purchase recommendation can only be seen with a lot of goodwill, unless it is about websites that generally rate strictly.


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

 

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Current Prices
Stefan Hinum, 2022-09-21 (Update: 2022-09-21)