• CPU: Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
  • Storage: 240GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 2.80 kg (6.2 lbs)

MSI GE73VR - Specs

CPU Performance #14
  • Intel Core i7-7820HQ 0.3%
  • Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6 2.4%
  • Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • Intel Core i5-7300HQ 0.2%
  • Intel Core i7-8650U 1.2%
GPU Performance #6
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5X) 2.5%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB GDDR5X) 11%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5) 6.4%
  • 2x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M (6GB GDDR5, SLI) 7.1%
Display
17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
HDD/SSD
240GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 7200 rpm
M.2 Slot
2x 2280 PCIe NVMe M.2 with RAID 0 support
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10
Body material
Aluminum
Dimensions
419 x 285 x 29 mm (16.50" x 11.22" x 1.14")
Weight
2.80 kg (6.2 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 3x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2)
  • HDMI 1
  • Displayport mini
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Audio jack 2x 3.5 mm jacks for headset and external microphone
Features
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2 x speakers + 2 x subwoofers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

DISPLAY: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN

Name 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
Diagonal 17.3"
Pixel density 127.34 ppi
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 27 inches (69 cm)

 

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MSI GE73VR in-depth review

The MSI Raider series of devices is positioned well in the hard-core gaming segment. Today we are going to look at the 17.3-inch GE73VR 7RF which has a pretty slim form factor for a machine that houses a GeForce GTX 1070 with 8GB of GDDR5 memory. It also boasts the almighty Core i7-7700HQ and 16GB of DDR4 RAM. Ok, so far nothing special because every self-respecting gaming device with a GTX 1070 would have the same parameters. MSI, though, has got you covered with two M.2 slots with RAID 0 suppo[...]

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Pros

  • Sleek design for a gaming device of this size
  • Support of RAID 0
  • Vivid screen with great responsiveness
  • RGB keyboard
  • No aggressive PWM-adjustment
  • Hardware is easy to upgrade

Cons

  • Unacceptable battery life
  • Poor viewing angles

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-7700HQ

$3999.11
price
738.00-0.8%
performance
Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
$3999.11
price
13986.00+0.2%
performance
Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)

Gameplay recordings with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)

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