Comparison of MSI GS65 (Stealth THIN-054) vs ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin (UX430UA-DH74)

MSI GS65 (Stealth THIN-054) vs ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin (UX430UA-DH74)

Comparison summary

For performance MSI GS65 has a lot better processor.

GS65 has a bigger screen. For portability ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

ZenBook 14 Thin is cheaper.

GS65 has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of MSI GS65 (Stealth THIN-054)
Compare technical specifications of ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin (UX430UA-DH74)

MSI GS65 (Stealth THIN-054)

ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin (UX430UA-DH74)

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MSI GS65 (Stealth THIN-054)ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin (UX430UA-DH74)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8750HIntel Core i7-8550U
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1070-
Screen size
15.6″14″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
4.14 lbs (1.88 kg)2.75 lbs (1.25 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.08 x 9.75 x 0.69 inches12.8 x 8.9 x 0.6 inches
(35.76 x 24.76 x 1.75 cm)(32.51 x 22.61 x 1.52 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
250gb SSD500gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,399.99$1,149.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,399.99$1,149.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,249.99$739.00
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Amazon.com description

MSI GS65 Stealth15.6" 144Hz 7ms Ultra Thin 4.9mm Bezel Gaming Laptop, GTX 1070 8G, i7-8750H (6 Cores) 16GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, RGB KB VR Ready,Metal Chassis, Black w/ Gold Diamond Cut, Win 10 Home 64bit

Display: 15.6" FHD, 4.9mm Ultra Thin Bezel Anti-Glare Wide View Angle 144Hz 7ms 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 GTX1070 8G GDDR5

RAM: 16GB (8G*2) DDR4 2400MHz, 2 Sockets; Max Memory 32GB | Storage: 256GB SSD NVMe (PCIE Gen3x4)

Special Features: Ultra Thin Bezel | VR Ready | Steel series Per Key RGB Customizable Keyboard | Thunderbolt 3 Ready | LAN: Killer Gaming Network E2500 | Wireless: Killer N1550 Combo (2*2 ac)

Max Memory: 32 GB

ASUS ZenBook 14 Thin and Light Laptop - 14” Full HD WideView, 8th gen Core i7-8550U Processor, 16GB DDR3, 512GB SSD, Backlit KB, Fingerprint Reader, Grey, Windows 10 Home - UX430UA-DH74

14-Inch wide-view Full-HD nano-edge bezel display in 13.3" chassis with Windows 10 Pre-installed

Latest 8th generation Intel i7-8550U 1.8 GHz Processor (Turbo to 4.0 GHz)

Fast storage and memory featuring 512GB SSD with 16GB DDR3 RAM

Extensive connectivity with micro HDMI/USB Type C, 802.11a/c WiFi, and SD Card Reader

Sleek and light weight 2.75 lbs aluminum body for comfortable portability

Built-in fingerprint reader with one-touch login via Windows Hello feature

Max Memory: 32GB.Bluetooth 4.1