SiSoft Sandra allows us to see how a system performs in a set of synthetic tests which ensure repeatable comparisons across a wide range of products.
To test the USB performance of the products we connected an OCZ Enyo portable SSD and tested read and write speeds on the systems USB 3.0 ports.
Starting with our SiSoft Sandra performance test we see the M18x achieve some impressive figures, looking at memory first it is essentially level with the M17x R3 which we saw score 15GB/s in a previous review. Hard drive speeds are also decent thanks to the 7200RPM drive which exceeds the performance possible on 5400RPM models and USB 3.0 read and write operations are up at desktop level. There is no performance penalty when using our USB devices on a mobile system.
Today we have a 13.3" gaming laptop up for review by Kaeyi, the P304 features the NVIDIA GTX 860M graphics chip and Core i7 processor, watch the video below.
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MSI GT70 Dominator Laptop Performance Review
Today MSI refresh their laptop range, bringing to their systems NVIDIA GeForce GTX 800M series GPUs and pairing them with existing high end parts such as Core i7 CPUs. Today we take a look at the GT70 a high end system which uses the GTX 880M...