75points

Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB

49points

MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

Comparison winner
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB
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Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB vs MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB
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49
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Why is Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB better than MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB?

  • 499g lighter
    3.4kgvs3900.9g
  • Uses flash storage
  • 19.3mm thinner
    35.8mmvs55.1mm
  • Has Bluetooth
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Supports 64-bit
  • 25.9mm shorter
    262.1mmvs288mm

Why is MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB better than Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB?

  • 270GB more internal storage
    750GBvs480GB
  • 10.9% bigger screen size
    17.3"vs15.6"
  • Has an optical disc drive
  • 2 more memory slots
    4vs2
  • Has a VGA connector

Top specs and features

Design

1.weight

3.4kg

3.9kg

Best

Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB

249.5g

2.thickness

35.8mm

55.1mm

Best

Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB

6.9mm

3.Has a backlit keyboard
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

4.volume

3622.85cm³

6771.22cm³

Best

Porsche Design Book One

1579.19cm³

5.Has a detachable keyboard
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

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. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

6.height

262.1mm

288mm

Best

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 320

17mm

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

3840 x 2160px

2.pixel density

141ppi

127ppi

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB

540ppi

3.screen size

15.6"

17.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

18.4"

4.has a touch screen
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

For example

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

5.has an LED-backlit display
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Performance

1.RAM

16GB

16GB

Best

MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

64GB

2.RAM speed

2400MHz

1600MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

2800MHz

3.Uses flash storage
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

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.

4.CPU speed

4 x 3.6GHz

4 x 2.7GHz

Best

Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB

12 x 2GHz

5.internal storage

480GB

750GB

Best

Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

4000GB

6.CPU threads

8

8

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

12

Connectivity

1.USB 3.0 ports

4

3

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.

Best

MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

6

2.HDMI ports

1

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB

2

3.Has Bluetooth
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

4.Has USB Type-C
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

5.Has WiFi
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

The device can connect to WiFi.

6.Bluetooth version

4

4

Best

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

5

Battery

1.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

For example

Apple MacBook Air (2018) 13.3" Intel Core i5 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

2.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.

Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.Has a stylus
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

3.has a front camera
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

4.has stereo speakers
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

5.has GPS
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

6.Has an optical disc drive
Digital Storm Avon 15.6" Intel Core i7 7700 3.6Ghz / 16GB / 480GB
MSI GT70 Dominator 17.3" Intel Core i7-4800MQ 2.7GHz / 16GB / 750GB

An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to use CDs and DVDs for reading and/or writing data.

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