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Micro-Star 9S7-176212-452

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Micro-Star 9S7-176212-452. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the keyboard and usability are overall positive. The performance and price also get good views. Comments are divided on the portability, while many are negative about the reliability.

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On average, users rate this product 77/100.

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Consumer review by: Chadley (newegg.com)

I wouldn't

 

I was a tad fast to rely on the reviews for this system and now I'm stuck with it. It can't even play decade old games like TF2 with out frames skipping. If you want this machine, look for individual reviews of the individual parts; not just the...

Restarting is extremely fast ; The buttons light up ; It's not very heavy

This machine is overpriced for what it has ; The CPU and Graphics card are practically garbage ; WINDOWS 8 WINDOWS 8 WINDOWS 8

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: POOCH (tigerdirect.com)

MSI GT70 Very satisfied

 

Purchased this to replace a 10 year old Dell Inspiron. What can I say what a difference I use laptops to travel with running all games now on Ultra settings. A little heavy Keyboard is a little cramped due to Touch Pad which I do not use but overall...

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: POOCH (circuitcity.com)

MSI GT70 Very satisfied

 

Purchased this to replace a 10 year old Dell Inspiron. What can I say what a difference I use laptops to travel with running all games now on Ultra settings. A little heavy Keyboard is a little cramped due to Touch Pad which I do not use but overall...

Feb, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:THX TruStudio Pro
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer:Dynaudio

Battery

Number of battery cells:9

Design

Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Clamshell
Market positioning:Gaming
Product type:Notebook

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:17.3
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
LED backlight: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter power:180

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:4
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR5
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4000

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit:Y
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:16
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:32
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory slots:4x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo

Other Features

Audio system:THX TruStudio Pro
Graphics adapter family:Intel, NVIDIA
Infrared data port: No

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
eSATA ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
HDMI version:1.4
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter power:180

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM77 Express
Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):24
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM77 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:I7-3630QM
Processor boost frequency:3.4
Processor cache:6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Intel Core i7-3xxx
Processor frequency:2.4
Processor lithography:22
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:I7-3630QM
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-3600 Mobile series
Processor socket:PGA988
Processor threads:8
Stepping:E1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):45
Tjunction:105

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
Processor ARK ID:71459
Processor code:SR0UX
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 8

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, SDHC, SDXC, xD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:1000
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1128

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11.3
Height:2.17
Weight:8.6
Width:16.9