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MSI Gaming GE40 2OC-008US notebook

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of MSI Gaming GE40 2OC-008US notebook. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and usability. The battery and portability are also mentioned favorably. Reviews are divided on the screen, while there are some negative views about the durability and keyboard.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the MSI Gaming GE40 2OC-008US notebook is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of MSI Gaming GE40 2OC-008US notebook from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers really like the screen and battery. The usability and portability also get good feedback, but reviews are divided on the durability.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: MSI G Series GE40 2OC-009US 14-Inch Laptop (Black/Red)MSI G Series GE40 2OC-008US 14-Inch Laptop (Black/Red)

May, 2016

Expert review by: Brian Westover (

MSI GE40 2OC-009US


The MSI GE40 2OC-009US is a gaming ultrabook that delivers solid performance on the go, with a low price and a few flaws that can be overlooked.

Gaming ultrabook with slim portable design. Fourth-generation Intel Core i7 processor. Nvidia GeForce GTX760M graphics. Decent feature set. Solid battery life

Gets uncomfortably hot. Disappointing display. Awkward button bar mars otherwise decent trackpad. No keyboard backlight

The ultrabook ethos has made its way into gaming, as evidenced by the slim MSI GE40, the latest gaming ultraportable from MSI. Fitting into the same thin-bodied mold as the Razer Blade (2013), the MSI GE40 puts gaming prowess into a sleek aluminum clad...

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (

Nice laptop, very please with it.


This is a powerful laptop with the capabilities to run high end graphics in games. I love that it's so compact and yet I can still enjoy my games on the go

It's not the most sturdy build. Within minutes of opening my laptop, my older sister ran her fingers (she has very long finger nails) across the keyboard saying, "Look how pretty this is." She failed to realize that her finger had snagged the semicolon...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: Squeakers241 (



Overall a great laptop and definitely one to consider, i am very happy with my purchase and am greatly enjoying this laptop.1080p isn't necessary on a 14 inch screen, but windows 8 can be a toss up if a pro or a con, i just got a shell that gave me a...

Fast, very responsive. Extremely quick start times (near those of Microsoft surface pros) can easily handle most all games out there on high to medium high settings, which still looks great on a 1600x900 display. Laptop is thin and light, making it...

This thing gets hot. like really hot. like i would recommend a cooler pad if your gaming over a long period of time just to keep the temps down. Overclocking is not really an option until the stock cooling system is upgraded. It must just put out a lot...

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Eric (

MSI GE40 2OC-009US


The laptop is really fast, thin, light and good looking

The right down corner of the monitor is dark. It is the only issue i found. So i choose to replace it

Aug, 2013