• CPU: Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • GPU: Intel HD Graphics 630
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 128GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 2x8GB DDR4, 2400MHz
  • Weight: 2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)

MSI GL62M - Specs

CPU Performance #16
  • 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 #158
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M (1GB DDR3)
  • AMD Radeon R7 (Carrizo)
  • Intel HD Graphics 630
  • AMD Radeon R6 (Carrizo) 0.1%
  • AMD Radeon R7 M360 (2GB GDDR5) 0.3%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
HDD/SSD
128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe (M key) See photo
RAM
2x8GB DDR4, 2400MHz
OS
Windows 10
Battery
41Wh, 6-cell
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate (Matte black plastic)
Dimensions
383 x 260 x 27 mm (15.08" x 10.24" x 1.06")
Weight
2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI 1
  • Displayport mini
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Audio jack 2x 3.5 mm jacks for headset and external microphone
Features
  • Web camera 720p HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 4 x 2W
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot
  • Gifts MSI Backpack
  • Gifts MSI Keychain
  • Gifts XOTIC PC Notebook Cooler
  • Gifts Mousepad
  • Gifts Mouse

DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

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MSI GL62M in-depth review

Recently we reviewed a lot of MSI gaming notebooks and every each of them had a distinctive feature that speaks for the device in general. For example, the Stealth Pro (GS63 review/ GS73 review) is chiefly characterized by a super light and thin form factor, while the Raider series adds a better cooling to the equation. On the other hand, GL62M 7RDX doesn't have anything that particular. It is on the more affordable side and while the company has made some cuts to keep the price down, they als[...]

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Pros

  • Reasonable price tag
  • Screen with exceptional color reproduction capabilities (100% coverage of sRGB and 96% of DCI-P3)
  • Uses the most of the GTX 1050, while keeping it cool enough
  • Backlit keyboard
  • PWM-adjustment is not particularly harmful to the eyesight (our Health-Guard profile eliminates this completely)
  • NVMe SSD support

Cons

  • Mediocre contrast ratio and poor viewing angles
  • Plastic design
  • Short battery life

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: Intel HD Graphics 630

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

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