•  Date Published: 14 Feb 2022
  • Intel Core i5-10500H
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop, 40W)
  • 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • 256GB SSD
  • 8GB DDR4
  • 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
5.9
Average
quality
7.0 Display Very Good
4.9 Gaming Average
5.4 Workstation Average
6.9 Portability Good

Portability

MSI GF63 Thin (10Sx / 11Ux)
14.13" x 10.00" x 0.85" Dimensions
1.86 kg (4.1 lbs) Weight
Average 15.6-inch laptop
2.07 kg (4.6 lbs) +12% Weight

Specs

  • HDD/SSD
  • 256GB SSD
  • RAM
  • 8GB DDR4
  • OS
  • Windows 11 Home
  • 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
  • 3x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • 4K@30Hz
  • Ethernet LAN
  • GB Lan
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.1
  • Audio jack
  • 1x Mic-in, 1x Headphone-out
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • HD (720p@30FPS)
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • 2x 2W, Nahimic 3
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot
  • Gifts
  • HDMI Cable

MSI GF63 Thin in-depth review

Every year there is a lot of new CPU and GPU options and the manufacturers are updating their machines since there is better hardware available. This is the case with the MSI GF63 Thin 10SCXR - it's almost the same device as the MSI GF63 8RD, there are no visual exterior changes. Nothing bad in it, the design is still OK for us and the machine doesn't look like an old laptop. The changes are hidden under the hood and the biggest one is the CPU platform - this time we have an Intel Comet Lake-H CPU and more specifically, it's the Core i7-10750H.This processor is a refreshed version of the Core i7-9750H which is a Coffee Lake chip and surprisingly the latter it's not that different than the i7-8750H (again, it's a 14nm Coffe Lake product with lower clocks and smaller cache size). So,[...]

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Some games you can play on this laptop

Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop, 40W) 35 FPS 28 FPS 23 FPS 20 FPS