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MSI WS63 7RK-280US

Specifications

MSI WS63 7RK-280US
MSI WS63 7RK-280US (WS63 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i7-7700HQ 4 x 2.8 - 3.8 GHz, Kaby Lake
Graphics adapter
Memory
16 GB 
Display
15.60 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 141 PPI, IPS, glossy: no
Storage
2 TB SATA 5400 RPM HDD + 256 GB NVMe PCIe Gen3x4 SSD
Connections
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 Thunderbolt, 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 18 x 381 x 249 ( = 0.71 x 15 x 9.8 in)
Battery
65 Wh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit
Additional features
Keyboard Light: yes
Weight
1.8 kg ( = 63.49 oz / 3.97 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 50%, performance: 70%, features: - %, display: 90% mobility: 70%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the MSI WS63 7RK-280US

85% MSI WS63 7RK Mobile Workstation (Nvidia Quadro P3000 6GB)
Source: Kitguru English Archive.org version
The MSI WS63 7RK is a hugely capable mobile workstation. You’re still not getting all the performance of a desktop in a notebook form, but there is a very useful amount of professional 3D and content creation power available here.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/17/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
Hands on: MSI WS63 review
Source: Techradar English Archive.org version
The MSI WS63 is one of the few genuinely innovative workstation laptops we’ve tested in the past few years that impresses on three major counts: pricing, design and performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/10/2017

Foreign Reviews

75% Test MSI WS63, Un Pc Portables Pour La Modélisation 3D : Fiche Technique, Prix Et Dates De Sortie
Source: Hitek French FR→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/04/2017
Rating: Total score: 75% price: 50% performance: 70% display: 90% mobility: 70%

Comment

NVIDIA Quadro P3000: High-end workstation graphics card based on the 16nm GP106 chip (similar to the consumer GTX 1060) from the Pascal architecture.

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.


i7-7700HQ: Quad-core notebook processor based on the Kaby Lake architecture. Besides four CPU cores (including Hyper Threading), the chips also integrates the HD Graphics 630 GPU and is manufactured in an improved 14 nm process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.60":

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.


1.8 kg:

This weight is typical for very old and big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal; nowadays, rather typical for 15 inch laptops.


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).


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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Stefan Hinum, 2017-05- 1 (Update: 2017-05- 1)