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MSI 12VE 15″

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MSI 12VE is an impressive value budget gaming laptop with Windows 11 Pro released in 2023. It has the GeForce RTX 4050 graphics card that is excellent for gaming. You can run 80% of the games published this year on recommended settings. The laptop has a great Intel processor and a lot of RAM for its price. Full HD resolution is okay for the 15″ 144 Hz IPS monitor. MSI 12VE is light enough at 4.1 lb.

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MSI 12VE 15″ technical specifications

MSI 12VE 15″

Play 80% of new games on recommendedi5 CPUIPS screen


MSI 12VE 15″
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
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Intel Core i5-12450H
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed and multiprocessing capabilities of a laptop.
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Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
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GeForce RTX 4050
Screen size
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
4.1 lbs (1.86 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.13 x 9.99 x 0.85 inches
(35.89 x 25.37 x 2.16 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11 Pro
Release date
November 11, 2023 List Price
$949.99 Lowest New Price
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Laptop Dimensions

14.13 in
35.89 cm
9.99 in
25.37 cm
Thickness: 0.85 in (2.16 cm) description

MSI Thin Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS 144Hz Display, 12th Gen Intel Core i5-12450H Up to 4.40 GHz, GeForce RTX 4050, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCle 4.0, Backlit Keyboard, Wi-Fi 6, Type-C, PDG HDMI, Win 11 Pro

【Level Up Your Gaming Journey】Meet the 12th Generation Intel Core i5-12450H processor, boasting a hybrid core architecture comprising 4 Performance-cores and 4 Efficient-cores. This design guarantees smoother gameplay, quicker rendering, and effortless multitasking, empowering you to conquer the most demanding tasks effortlessly

【Speed Beyond】Discover unmatched speed with the GeForce RTX 4050 Laptop GPU, driven by the exceptionally efficient Ada Lovelace architecture. This GPU introduces a quantum leap in performance and AI-enhanced graphics, catering to both gamers and creators with precision

【Immerse in Brilliance】Experience captivating visuals on the 15.6" Full HD display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution. The MSI laptop takes it up a notch with an impressive 144Hz refresh rate, promising a seamless and ultra-smooth gaming experience

【Cooler, Stronger, Better】Carefully optimized for superior performance with a significant reduction in noise and temperature during heavy workloads, this system effortlessly integrates into various environments without causing any disturbance or drawing unnecessary attention

【Multiple Ports Available】Connect your laptop with other devices. 3x USB Type-A, 1x Type-C, 1x HDMI, 1x RJ45, 1x Headphone Jack, 1x Microphone Jack