57points

Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD

66points

MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
Comparison winner
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
vs
vs

93 facts in comparison

Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD vs MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Why is Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD better than MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD?

  • 744GB more internal storage
    ?

    1000GBvs256GB
  • 5.4mm thinner
    ?

    26.6mmvs32mm
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 1 more displays supported
    ?

    4vs3
  • 1640million more transistors
    ?

    4940 millionvs3300 million
  • 3.59% higher PassMark result (single)
    ?

    2108vs2035
  • 5°C higher maximum operating temperature
    ?

    105°Cvs100°C
  • 0.25MB/core more L2 cache per core
    ?

    0.5MB/corevs0.25MB/core

Why is MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD better than Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD?

  • 8GB more RAM memory
    ?

    16GBvs8GB
  • Uses flash storage
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 33.33% faster CPU speed
    ?

    4 x 2.8GHzvs4 x 2.1GHz
  • 1 more USB 3.0 ports
    ?

    3vs2
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 1 more USB ports
    ?

    4vs3
  • 0.1GHz higher turbo clock speed
    ?

    3.8GHzvs3.7GHz

Which are the most popular comparisons?

Price comparison

Design

1.Has a backlit keyboard
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
2.weight

2.7kg

2.7kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.thickness

26.6mm

32mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.Uses a fanless design
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
By using power-efficient components that don't produce large amounts of heat, it's possible to create a device with no cooling fans. This results in a much quieter (or even silent) operation.
6.Has a flip and fold design
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.
7.volume

2971.33cm³

3848.1cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
8.width

399.8mm

419mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
9.height

279.4mm

287mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

127ppi

127ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.has anti-reflection coating
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
4.has a touch screen
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.screen size

17.3"

17.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6.has an LED-backlit display
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
7.has an IPS screen
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
Using multiple displays you can create a larger workspace, making it easier to work across multiple apps.

Performance

1.RAM

8GB

16GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
3.Uses flash storage
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
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.
The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
7.Supports 64-bit
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD (AMD Ryzen 5 3550H)
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD (Intel Core i7-7700HQ)
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.
More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.has an HDMI output
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
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.
5.has an external memory slot
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
7.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.

Battery

1.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
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.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a front camera
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.Has a fingerprint scanner
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.Has an optical disc drive
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to read data from discs such as DVDs and Blu-Rays.
7.has voice commands
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
8.Has S/PDIF Out port
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
S/PDIF is an interface used to transmit digital audio with high fidelity.
9.has GPS
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Miscellaneous

The clock multiplier controls the speed of the CPU.
A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
5.uses multithreading
Asus TUF Gaming FX705DD 17.3" AMD Ryzen 5 3550H 2.1GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB HDD (AMD Ryzen 5 3550H)
MSI GF72 7RE 17.3" Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz / Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Laptop / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD (Intel Core i7-7700HQ)
Multithreading technology (such as Intel's Hyperthreading or AMD's Simultaneous Multithreading) provides increased performance by splitting each of the processor's physical cores into virtual cores, also known as threads. This way, each core can run two instruction streams at once.
If the CPU exceeds the maximum operating temperature then problems such as random resets can occur.
Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) is a high-speed interface standard for connecting components, such as graphics cards and SSDs, to a motherboard. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.

Price comparison

Which are the best laptops?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.