Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)
MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 (GL72M 7RDX-800)

Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5) vs MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 (GL72M 7RDX-800)

Comparison summary

For performance MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 has a lot better processor. It also has more memory.

For portability Microsoft Surface Pro is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

Otherwise they are similar.

Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)
MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 (GL72M 7RDX-800)

Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)

MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 (GL72M 7RDX-800)

Compare laptop specifications

Microsoft Surface Pro (Microsoft Surface Pro Intel Core i5)MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 (GL72M 7RDX-800)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel Core i7-7700HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb128gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
-GeForce GTX 1050
Screen size
-17.3″
Screen resolution
-Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
1.7 lbs (0.77 kg)5.95 lbs (2.7 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
11.5 x 7.93 x 0.33 inches16.45 x 10.6 x 1.16 inches
(29.21 x 20.14 x 0.84 cm)(41.78 x 26.92 x 2.95 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProfessionalWindows 10 Home
Hard drives
120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,699.99$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,129.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$785.00$1,199.77
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Amazon.com description

Microsoft Surface Pro (5th Gen) (Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB)

Better than ever, the new Surface Pro is the most versatile laptop we've ever built. Completely redesigned from the inside out with all new custom parts, Surface Pro delivers more battery power, more performance, and a superior display. The stunning PixelSense display supports pen and touch, while the refined design provides 68% more battery life and 2.5X the performance of Surface Pro 3. A powerful Intel Core processor runs full desktop software with ease, ensuring a smooth, productive workflow.   *Up to 13.5 hours for video playback. Testing conducted by Microsoft in April 2017 using preproduction Intel Core i5, 256GB, 8 GB RAM device. Testing consisted of full battery discharge during video playback. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network and Auto-Brightness disabled. Battery life varies significantly with settings, usage, and other factors.   *3DMark 11 Overall score comparison; Surface Pro i7 vs. Surface Pro 3 i7.   *Applies to i5 & i7 with understanding that m3 is 2g heavier.

The latest Microsoft Surface Pro Features a 7th generation Intel Core i5 Processor, 256 GB of storage, 8 GB RAM, and up to 13.5 hours of video playback

Our fastest Surface Pro ever* thanks to a powerful Intel Core laptop-grade processor

Go all day with up to 13.5 hours of battery life. * 50% more battery life than the previous generation

Our lightest Surface Pro yet*, starting at 1.69 lbs (m3 model). Wireless: Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac compatible,Bluetooth Wireless 4.1 technology

Surface Pro Signature Type cover and Microsoft Surface Pen sold separately

MSI GL72M 7RDX-800 17.3" Intel Core i7 7th Gen 7700HQ (2.80 GHz) NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 8 GB Memory 128 GB SSD 1 TB HDD Windows 10 Home 64-Bit Gaming Laptop

Display: 17.3" Full HD eDP Non Reflection 1920x1080 | Operating System: Windows 10

Processor: Intel Core i7-7700HQ (2.8-3.8GHz)

Graphics Card: NVIDIA's GTX 1050 2G GDDR5

RAM: 8GB DDR4 2400MHz | Hard Drive: 128GB SSD M.2 SATA + 1TB (SATA) 5400rpm

Special features: Cooler Boost 4 | Steel Series Keyboard | Nahimic Audio Enhancer| Steel Series Single Color Red Backlight

Audio Boost enhancing the headset sound detail and sound stage