Comparison of Aorus 17G (AORUS 17G) vs MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 (GE72 Apache Pro-070)
Comparison of MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 (GE72 Apache Pro-070) vs Aorus 17G (AORUS 17G)

Aorus 17G (AORUS 17G) vs MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 (GE72 Apache Pro-070)

Comparison summary

For performance Aorus 17G has a lot faster processor.

For displaying graphics 17G has a lot better graphics card.

For portability MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 is lighter.

17G has more SSD storage.

17G is a bit cheaper.

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Aorus 17G (AORUS 17G)

MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 (GE72 Apache Pro-070)

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Aorus 17G (AORUS 17G)MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 (GE72 Apache Pro-070)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-10875HIntel Core i7-6700HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 2080 SUPERGeForce GTX 970M
Screen size
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
11 lbs (4.99 kg)5.95 lbs (2.7 kg)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10
Hard drives
1000gb SSD120gb SSD List Price
$3,005.56$3,098.28 Lowest New Price
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[2020] AORUS 17G (YB) Performance Gaming Laptop, 17.3-inch 300Hz IPS, GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q, 10th Gen Intel i7-10875H, 16GB DDR4, 1TB NVMe SSD

The thinnest 17-inch gaming laptop in its class: built-in mechanical keyboard, exactly 1-inch thick, weighs less than 6-lbs, and offers OMRON mechanical switch keys in an ultra-durable CNC aluminum chassis

17.3-inch FHD 300Hz 3ms IPS Anti-Glare Display (100% sRGB, 72% NTSC): Housed with extremely slim 3mm bezels for an astounding 87% screen-to-body ratio and Pantone Certified accuracy within Delta E<1

Powered by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q graphics card with an impressive 8GB GDDR6 that can output to 3 independent external displays (via HDMI, Mini-DP, and Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports)

Powered by the latest 10th Gen. Intel Core i7-10875H 8-core processor for the ultimate ingaming and multitasking performance

8-hours of real-world usage battery life (based on PCMark 10 tests)

Exclusive, built-in Microsoft Azure AI to intelligently optimize hardware profiles to match your daily usage for the most efficient power and battery usage

16GB (2*8GB) DDR4 3200MHz memory for the ultimate ingaming and multitasking productivity | 1TB of PCIe NVMe SSD for rapid loading time and storage speed

All-powerful, yet cool with the outstanding Gigabyte Exclusive WINDFORCE Infinity Cooling System + 2x more Fan Blades (5 Heatpipes + 2 Large Fans + 4 Exhausts) to keep your laptop quiet and stable, up to 30% cooler than previous gen.

Full mechanical keyboard with numpad | Built with AORUS RGB Fusion 2.0 and OMRON gaming key switches for better actuation (20% less than Blue keys), tactile feedback, and durability compared to traditional mechanical and membrane keys | Built-in fingerprint reader for rapid and secure logins

Easily upgradeable 2x M.2 SSD PCIe Gen 3x4 Slots (One occupied) | 2x DDR4 Slots (Both occupied) | Windows 10 Home | 1-Year Global Gigabyte Warranty

MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 17.3" SLIM AND LIGHT GAMING LAPTOP NOTEBOOK i7-6700HQ Geforce GTX970M 16G 128GB SSD + 1TB WIN 10

Processor: Intel Core i7-6700HQ Quad Core Processor (2.6-3.5GHz)

RAM: 16GB (8GB x2) DDR4 2133MHz | Hard Drive: 128GB SSD (PCIE Gen3 x4) + 1TB (7200RPM)

Optical Drive: SuperMulti DVD | Operating System: Windows 10

Graphics Card: NVIDIA Geforce GTX970M 3G GDDR5 | Display: 17.3" Full HD eDP Non Reflective 1920x1080

Special Features: Steel Series Full-color Backlight with Anti-Ghost key + Silver Lining | LAN: Killer Gaming Network E2400 | True Color Technology | USB 3.0 Type C