MSI GV72 8RE-007 17.3" Thin and Light Review

Latest pricing, specs and MSI GV72 8RE-007 17.3" Thin and Light gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This MSI laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a large screen laptop at 17.3 inches and this of course has an impact on weight, with this big screen model coming in at 5.95 lb (2.7 kg).

As for price this is a mid-level gaming laptop under $1500.

This gaming laptop can run Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V - some of the the biggest PC games at a recommended level. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 959 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 95% rating.

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MSI GV72 8RE-007 17.3" Thin and Light
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 94%

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MSI GV72 8RE-007 17.3" Thin and Light Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8750H

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

17.3 inches (43 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

5.95 lb (2.7 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

28.7 cm x 41.91 cm x 3.05 cm
11.3 in x 16.5 in x 1.2 in

Brand

MSI

Series

GV72 8RE-007

Model Number

GV72 8RE-007

MSI GV72 8RE-007 17.3" Thin and Light PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 946 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run Fortnite?

This MSI gaming laptop can run Fortnite. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This MSI gaming laptop can run Apex Legends. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5)?

This MSI gaming laptop can run Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5). It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

MSI GV72 8RE-007 17.3" Thin and Light Features

  • Display: 17.3" Full HD eDP Non Reflection 72% NTSC 1920x1080 16:9 | Operating System: Windows 10
  • Processor: New Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2 - 4.1GHz (6 Cores)
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX1060 3G GDDR5
  • RAM: 16GB (8G*2) DDR4 2400MHz, 2 Sockets; Max Memory 32GB | Storage: 256GB M.2 SATA + 1TB (7200RPM)
  • Keyboard: Steel Series Red Backlit Customizable Keyboard

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