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alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the keyboard and price. The screen and usability also get good comments. Views about the energy efficiency and reliability are mixed, while some have doubts about the touchpad.

performance, usability, screen, price, keyboard


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the MSI GT70 0NE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for MSI GT70 0NE


alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of MSI GT70 0NE from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on

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

This summary is based on the product: MSI GT70 0NE 17.3-inch Full HD Gaming Laptop (Chief River i7-3610QM 2.3GHz, 16GB DDR3, 750GB HDD, 128GB SSD, Blu-Ray Writer, Nvidia GeForce 4GB GTX680

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: ( review summary for MSI GT70 0NE


alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of MSI GT70 0NE from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Comments about the price and screen are generally positive. The sound and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas views are divided on the reliability. There are some negative comments about the portability.

performance, usability, sound, screen, price


83% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: MSI G Series GT70 2OC-065US 17.3-Inch Laptop (Black)

Oct, 2015

Expert review by: Allen Ngo (

Review Update MSI GT70 2OC-065US Notebook


MSI Power. The extensive GT family includes some of the most powe

Excellent gaming performance; Extensive maintenance options; Large number of interfaces; Backlit keyboard; Brushed aluminum chassis

Slow 5400 RPM HDD; Cannot sustain maximum Turbo Boost under stress; Must break warranty seal to access RAM, HDD, GPU, CPU or other internal components

Very good value for gamers who don't intend to use the GT70 for work applications. Otherwise, an SSD upgrade (or at least a faster 7200 RPM HDD) is highly recommended.

Aug, 2013

Expert review by: Simon Kohlstock (

Review MSI CX70-i789BW7H Notebook


Hothead. MSI presents the CX70, a 17 inch multimedia notebook bas

USB 3.0; Up-to-date processor technology; Blu-ray drive; Fewer high-gloss surfaces (than GE70); Good gaming performance; Good application performance; Matte screen

Gets extremely hot; Processor throttles; Shuts off under extreme load; No Full HD screen; Poor contrast

If you prefer owning an SSD rather than a hard disk, you should take a closer look at Acer's Aspire V3-771G. The same processor, same graphics and more RAM are other features of the EUR 1299 notebook. Other interesting devices are Samsung's...

Jun, 2012

Expert review by: Ahmer Kazi (

MSI GT70 0NE-276US


Gaming laptops are not known for their subtle design. Within and without, they're big, ostentatious systems, and the MSI GT70 0NE-276US ($2,599.99 Direct) is no exception. Its hulking chassis is packed to the gills with features, like a multicolor...

Blazing fast performance. Full color programmable backlit keyboard. Blu-ray burner

Bulky. Expensive. Subpar battery life, even for a gaming laptop

With its impressive specs, slew of nifty features, and overall cool design, the MSI GT70 0NE-276US is a fine choice for a gaming laptop, but better choices are out there.

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Sherri L. Smith (

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The MSI GT70 combines a quad-core processor, Nvidia GTX GPU, a massive amount of storage and customizable backlit keyboard to achieve gaming nirvana.

Powerful graphics and performance; Matte 1080p screen; Good audio; Comfortable keyboard; Good battery life for gaming rig

Expensive; Some keys undersized

Click to EnlargeGamers searching for a powerful gaming rig to carry them through those harrowing firefights need look no further than the MSI GT70 0NE-276US. Although $2,599 is steep, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 680M GPU delivers high frame rates and...

Aug, 2012


Expert review by: John R. Delaney (

MSI GT70 0NE-276US


Every gamer wants speedy frame rates, but not everybody has the kind of cash needed to buy a laptop that will actually deliver the goods with the toughest games at the highest resolutions and detail settings. A super-awesome, overclocked-CPU, dual-GPU...

Speedy performance ; Gorgeous display ; Robust feature set

Pricey ; Heavy ; Short battery life

The MSI GT70 0NE-276US delivers the fast frame rates that gamers crave and is jam-packed with cool features and high-end components. However, you don't get much battery life from this bulky 17-inch gamer.

Oct, 2012


Expert review by: (



The MSI GT70 ONE is your best bet when you upgrade your portable gaming system. This notebook has 12GB of RAM, a GeForce GTX 680M graphics card with 4GB of video memory and the newest generation of Intel processors. All of this hardware comes together...

The MSI GT70 gaming laptop runs 12GB of RAM and has a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M video card

The company's customer support center needs some work

This laptop is not only powerful, but lightweight as well. The graphics card and top-tier display give it a hefty price tag, but only because it is one of the best gaming devices out there.

Expert review by: David Mitchelson (

MSI GT70 0NE Review


In our midst, a fully fledged gaming notebook with Intel Ivy Bridge, NVIDIA GTX 680M, 16GB DDR3 and SATA 3 SSD (RAID0). Can it get any better than this?

Robust, good quality ; High-end specifications ; Large, crystal clear screen ; Superior Dynaudio system ; Long battery life

Cost ; Heavy

GT70 is a certified powerhouse, of that there is no doubt. High-end gaming meets the notebook form factor rather aggressively.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Codester (

MSI GT70 2OC-065US


I'd give this an extra egg if I didn't have to remember to turn on the noisy "turbo" fan before playing games. Maybe mine just didn't get sufficient thermal application?

Plays most games at high settings. Nice keyboard. Nice sound. Great screen. Well built and looks good

Completely worthless track pad. Overheats easily during games without the "turbo" fan going, which is super loud! Came with a bad driver/software disk. The warranty sticker on the bottom, the one that says "void if tampered", was already broken

Oct, 2014

Consumer review by: Kizz (



I would totally suggest this laptop and the MSI brand. Bought a laptop over 5 or 6 years back, and it still runs well. Bought the GT70 for myself almost a year back and am loving it. Makes travel bearable

Extremely well built, not loaded with crapware. Very fast and way more affordable than any rival (alienware, Asus). Much faster than I expected. Keyboard is just amazing. Fan system keeps things nice and cool, but allows for "turbo" fan mode which...

Heavy and fat, but worth it. You should expect this when buying a gaming laptop

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: N/A (

This thing rocks!!!


i went with this cause the other laptops had windows 8 and i did not feel like buying windows 7 or downloading a cracked version of windows 7 and "authenticating" it..just wanted a laptop i could turn on and immediately start playing games..this laptop...

quad-core cpu..12 gigs ram..gtx 770m...the quality in construction of this laptops is amazing...its a gaming laptop so do not expect this to be as light as a macbook air, however it is very manageable...eats everything i throw at it..will run most new...

ot really a con but if you plan on overclocking,even a little bit, you will first need to change the has ddr3L which means its lower voltage usage meaning it will not overclock..messed with the settings and could not get any performance gains,...

Oct, 2013

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Writer / DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive / Hybrid Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:5 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:Full HD / WSXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 8


Brand of Graphic Chip:nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GEF GTX680M / Geforce GT645M


Chipset Brand:Intel®
Chipset Type:HM76 / HM77
Processor:Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I7-3610QM / I7-3630QM