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Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
Top 19%4,645 points
Top 19%
Top 54%2,649 points
Top 54%
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
Top specs and features

Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB vs MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB: 48 facts in comparison

1. RAM

52GB more RAM memory.
64GB
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 64GB
12GB

2. pixel density

1.62x higher pixel density.
255ppi
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB: 540ppi
157ppi

3. resolution

4x higher resolution.
3840 x 2160px
Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD: 3840 x 2160px
1920 x 1080px

4. internal storage

872GB more internal storage.
1000GB
Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD: 4000GB
128GB

5. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
2133MHz
Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 2800MHz
1600MHz

6. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB

7. Uses flash storage

Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
50% have it

8. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
8
Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD: 12
8

9. USB 3.0 ports

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
4
MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 6
2

10. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
17.3"
MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB: 18.4"
14"

11. HDMI ports

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
1
Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 2
1

12. volume

66.54% less body volume.
5358.99cm³
Porsche Design Book One: 1579.19cm³
1793.34cm³

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB

14. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
2% have it

15. has a front camera

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB

16. thickness

17.5mm thinner.
39.6mm
Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB: 6.9mm
22.1mm

17. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
64GB
Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD: 64GB
12GB

18. Has a backlit keyboard

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
58% have it

19. total clock speed

18.18% faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.6GHz
Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB: 12 x 2GHz
4 x 2.2GHz

20. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
90% have it

21. RJ45 ports

RJ-45 ports are used for LAN (Local Area Network) connections. With more ports you can achieve increased bandwidth across a LAN, or connect to multiple networks. It also has the added benefit of not losing connection to the network if one fails.
1
Dell Latitude 7285 12.3" Intel Core i5-7Y57 1.20GHz / 16GB / 256GB SSD: 2
0

22. Has a detachable keyboard

You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
6% have it

23. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
96% have it

24. has a anti-reflection coating

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
30% have it

25. Has a fingerprint scanner

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
MSI GE40 14" Intel i7-4702MQ 2.2GHz / 12GB / 128GB
17% have it

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