MSI GL73 8RD-201 (GL73201)
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

MSI GL73 8RD-201 (GL73201) vs Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

Comparison summary

For performance MSI GL73 8RD-201 has a lot better performing processor.

For displaying graphics GL73 8RD-201 has a lot faster graphics card.

GL73 8RD-201 has a bigger screen. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

GL73 8RD-201 is cheaper.

They have different storage types, GL73 8RD-201 has an 1000gb HDD and Lenovo ThinkPad X260 has an 500gb SSD.

MSI GL73 8RD-201 (GL73201)
Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

MSI GL73 8RD-201 (GL73201)

Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)

Compare specifications

MSI GL73 8RD-201 (GL73201)Lenovo ThinkPad X260 (ThinkPad X260)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5-8300HIntel Core i5-6300U
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 GTX 1050 TiIntel HD 520
Screen size
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
-3.18 lbs (1.44 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
21 x 14 x 4 inches12.03 x 8.21 x 0.8 inches
(53.34 x 35.56 x 10.16 cm)(30.56 x 20.85 x 2.03 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Pro
Hard drives
1000gb HDD500gb SSD List Price
$749.00$869.95 Lowest New Price
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$799.00 description

MSI GL73 8RD-201 17.3" Performance Gaming Laptop Laptop GTX 1050Ti 4G i5-8300H 8GB DDR4 2400MHz 1TB HDD Win 10, Black, Red Backlit Keys

2.30GHz Intel Core I5-8300H Quad Core Processor


NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti With 4GB GDDR5

Oemgenuine Lenovo ThinkPad X260 Laptop Computer 12.5" FHD (1920x1080) IPS Screen, Intel Dual Core i5-6300U, 8GB RAM, 500GB Solid State Drive, Win 10 Pro, 3 YR WTY

Oemgenuine sells some computers with upgraded configurations. If the computer has modifications (listed above), then the manufacturer box is opened for installation and testing purposes. If no modifications are listed, the item is unopened and untested.

Processor: Intel Dual Core i5-6300U Dual Core Processor (2.40GHz - 3.0GHz, 3MB Cache)

Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64 bit, Features: 8GB RAM DDR4, 500GB SSD

Display: 12.5" FHD, 1920x1080 LED Display; Graphics Card: Intel HD Graphics 520

Warrranty: 3 Year Lenovo Warranty / 3 Year Oemgenuine Limited Warranty

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