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.

Compare technical specifications of Aorus 17G (AORUS 17G)
Compare technical specifications of MSI GE72 Apache Pro-070 (GE72 Apache Pro-070)

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.
16gb16gb
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
17.3″17.3″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
11 lbs (4.99 kg)5.95 lbs (2.7 kg)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10
Hard drives
1000gb SSD120gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$3,005.56$3,098.28
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$3,005.56$3,098.28
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Amazon.com description

[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