This 13-incher proved to be one of the most versatile convertibles on the market. Plus, it comes with a beefy battery and a humongous amount of performance.
1. Remove the bottom plate
To take this notebook apart, you need to remove its bottom panel. You can do that by undoing four Phillips-head screws, two of which are hidden beneath the rear rubber feet. Then, pry the panel with a plastic tool.
Here, the battery has a capacity of 70Wh.
3. Мemory and storage
Expectedly, the memory of this notebook is soldered to its motherboard. On the other hand, there is an M.2 PCIe x4 slot for storage upgrades.
4. Cooling system
Despite the small size of the laptop, we see a cooling solution with two heat pipes and a rather long heat sink.
MSI Summit E13 Flip in-depth review
As with the 15-inch device from this series that we've reviewed recently, the Summit E13 Flip Evo aims to provide a balance between aesthetics and performance. Ultimately, this 13-incher is MSI's best effort to battle the Dell XPS 13 9310 2-in-1. From what we saw, beating the XPS 13 in its own game won't be that difficult of a task, but there is a lot of room for the Summit to fail. On the other hand, it matches its display with a 13.4-inch size, 16:10 aspect ratio, a Full HD+ resolution. [...]Read the full review
- Premium build quality and materials
- Covers 99% of sRGB colors (Sharp LQ134N1JW53)
- Very high color accuracy when Gaming and Web design profile is installed (Sharp LQ134N1JW53)
- Great battery
- Fingerprint reader and IR face recognition systems
- Top-notch performance
- 2x Thunderbolt 4, 1x USB Type-A 3.2 (Gen. 1), 1x USB Type-C, 1x MicroSD card reader
- Memory is soldered to the motherboard
- High internal and external temperatures under extreme workload