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MSI GS65 Stealth Thin

MSI GS65 Stealth Thin

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MSI Stealth Thin Review

MSI Stealth Thin Review

Posted   05.18.18
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88 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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MSI’s GS65 Stealth Thin is one of the most impressive gaming laptops today, mostly because it fits in an NVIDIA GTX1070 Max-Q GPU in a 4.1-pound frame. It’s almost as portable as an Ultrabook, but it has enough power to contend with gaming desktops.

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Pros
  • The lightest gaming laptop we’ve seen
  • Solid performance with NVIDIA’s GTX 1070
  • Max-Q
  • Great battery life
  • 144Hz display is smooth and colorful
  • Gorgeous case design
Cons
  • Trackpad is stiff and hard to use
  • Display is limited to 1080p

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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Screen size
15.6in
Screen resolution
1920 x 1080
Bundled OS
Windows
CPU family
Core i7
Pointing device
Trackpad
Video outputs
Displayport, Hdmi
Type
Screen size
Screen resolution
Bundled OS
CPU family
Pointing device
Video outputs
Gaming
15.6in
1920 x 1080
Windows
Core i7
Trackpad
Displayport, Hdmi

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88 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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