• CPU: Intel Core i7-8750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)
  • Storage: 128GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
  • Weight: 1.86 kg (4.1 lbs)

Pros

  • Sleek design for a gaming device
  • IPS panel with high contrast ratio (Innolux N156HCA-EAB)
  • Lightweight (1.86kg)
  • Lack of aggressive PWM (Innolux N156HCA-EAB)

Cons

  • Upgrading voids the warranty
  • The screen is super dim (Innolux N156HCA-EAB)
  • Terrible charging plug placement

MSI GF63 8RD - Specs

CPU Performance #7
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 5.7%
  • Intel Core i7-9750H 6.5%
  • Intel Core i7-8750H
  • Intel Core i7-8850H 0.5%
  • Intel Core i7-8700 5.5%
GPU Performance #36
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M (3GB GDDR5) 0.8%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4GB GDDR5) 1.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M (6GB GDDR5)
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL (Vega 870, 4GB HBM2) 0.3%
Display
HDD/SSD
128GB SSD PCIe NVMe + 1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
RAM
8GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
OS
Windows 10
Dimensions
359 x 254 x 21.7 mm (14.13" x 10.00" x 0.85")
Weight
1.86 kg (4.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 3x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI [email protected]
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 1x Mic-in, 1x Headphone-out
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD 720p
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Speakers 2x 2W
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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MSI GF63 8RD in-depth review

MSI is best known for its gaming products. Would it be Graphics cards, motherboards or even laptop computers? One of their goals, as a gaming brand, is to conquer the whole notebook gaming market. If not to conquer, at least to provide their customers with wide enough variety of notebooks so that, whatever your budget or needs are, you have an MSI laptop option. Somewhere, on the cheap-most side of the MSI spectrum seats the GF63 8RD. It has an appealing design, relatively thin profile an[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8750H

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
81 fps
58 fps
28 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
47 fps
44 fps
40 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
132 fps
75 fps
40 fps
23 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
44 fps
40 fps
35 fps
21 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
101 fps
89 fps
82 fps
66 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
quality
average
65 fps
61 fps
49 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
quality
average
114 fps
97 fps
94 fps
82 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
123 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
122 fps
58 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
142 fps
136 fps
112 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
143 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
125 fps
72 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
51 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
quality
average
88 fps
70 fps
63 fps
50 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
AC: Odyssey
quality
average
50 fps
45 fps
38 fps
23 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
61 fps
35 fps
32 fps
21 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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