MSI GT70 Dominator

80
Engadget
Score
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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MSI's GT70 Dominator is everything a 17-inch gaming laptop is supposed to be, but it's nothing more than that. It's a powerhouse in every sense of the word: a monster in both performance and size. Sure, it shrugged off everything I threw at it, but so did last year's build. It's a low-risk machine, a mere spec upgrade on a previous model. There's nothing wrong with that, but the world of gaming laptops is slowly evolving. In a market where thin, powerful and gorgeous gaming portables exist, MSI's GT70 is decidedly old-school.

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Breakdown

Display
7.8
Expandability
9.0
Battery life
5.1
Noise
4.0
Design and form factor
8.0
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Specs

GT70

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
Pointing device
Trackpad
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Specs

GT70

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Video outputs
DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
Pointing device
Trackpad
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