I just bought the Best Buy PS42 Modern 074. Thank you for reply, it worked. Do you think its build quality is good for the traveler ? Have you tried gaming with it for more than an hour? Hi friendS! This item MSI PS42 8RB-060 14" Professional Thin Bezel Laptop i5-8250U GeForce MX150 2G GDDR5 8GB RAM 512GB SSD Lenovo Ideapad L340 Gaming Laptop, 15.6 Inch FHD (1920 X 1080) IPS Display, Intel Core i5-9300H Processor, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB Nvme SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650, Windows 10, 81LK00HDUS, Black [–]CopperChem 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). Differences are marked in red: PS42 8M : PS42 Modern 8RC : PS42 Modern 8MO [–]CopperChem 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). Be the first to write a review. Although it did get hot (90° CPU and GPU), it stayed constantly there. Condition: Seller refurbished. I'm not sure...smaller battery, Zenbook's ScreenPad? As overclocking only gave me one additional fps, I will stay at standard. hour. Be very careful, some can brick your device. Nahimic 3 Audio enhances your favorite movie or music to give you amazing sounds as if you were there yourself. $12.99 + $3.99 shipping . Honestly I expected same graphical BIOS as there is in their desktop MOBO. I'm interested in this laptop so I'm interested in your almost two months experience too. [–]MarkusLipp[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). See you! While in Bios, simultaneously press "left alt, right ctrl, right shift and F2". … I can only find a support page for the Modern 8RC. 3DMark Fire Strike 1920x1080: Graphics 5553 (PS42), Graphics 5553 (UX480). Do you need upgrade and you don't know where to find compatible Components & Tools? "8000" will result in 8W more power usage. I'm used to Asus products where you can clearly find a support page on a specific model. and how much battery life you getting with laptop ? For the life of me I can't locate an MSI support page for the Modern 074. Shadows of the Tomb Raider: - Acer Aspire 5: Medium 1920x1080 18fps (-37% otb), High 15fps (-40% otb). With the overclocked settings about 82°C. *Tested by MobileMark ® 2014 standard. At 512 it is a hell of a value against the HP Spectre especially since you aren't limited to the MX150 that the Spectre tops out with. The PS42 Prestige represents MSI… For MSI GF75 Thin 8RC 8RD 9SC 9SD Gaming laptop DC POWER JACK SOCKET PORT EDUS. 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I get that from some reviews that it flexes. MSI PS42 8RC-072ES Specifications. Welcome to the MSI Global official site. It was always smooth, no framedrops or throttling. Time left: d. h. m. s. day. Far Cry 5 - Xaomi Mi Notebook Pro i7: High 1920x1080 18fps (-47% otb). However if you intentionally bend it it will creak and flex a bit. hello, i'm planning on buying this laptop mostly for travel article writing and some collage works. PS42 la esencia de la élite. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 29222 on r2-app-0eb3eecf224e77ea5 at 2020-12-03 01:10:55.667993+00:00 running a42a821 country code: US. We are the top Gaming gear provider. [–]SergeantJay 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). Spent $6,740 in 2016. I sent an email to MSI regarding more US 8RC models, we'll see if I get a response. [–]vinnfis 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). How about the heat? Rendered by PID 29222 on r2-app-0eb3eecf224e77ea5 at 2020-12-03 01:10:55.667993+00:00 running a42a821 country code: US. [–]hojichalatte 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (13 children). Then, the value in "Imon Offset" determines how much more milliwatt the CPU will use. Blade Stealth seems manage it well, you can see the performance and heat here . . This item MSI PS42 8RB-059 14" Professional Thin Bezel Laptop i7-8550U GeForce MX150 2G GDDR5 16GB RAM 512GB SSD Lenovo Ideapad L340 Gaming Laptop, 15.6 Inch FHD (1920 X 1080) IPS Display, Intel Core i5-9300H Processor, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB Nvme SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650, Windows 10, 81LK00HDUS, Black Does anyone know if the Modern 074 and the 8RC are one in the same? Far Cry 5: High 1920x1080 34fps (PS42), High 1920x1080 31fps (UX480) © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. [–]endleszpainz 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children), Thank you for the answer! hours. Its … I don't see it anywhere on the American market... [–]DisastrousPermission 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (2 children). Details about MSI PS42 Modern 8RC-053 Business Laptop silber 14" Notebook *B-Ware. Apparently the PS63 can last up to 13 hours. How about the PS42? 256gb is too small, 1 tb SSD would be just right, [–]c_tsnx 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (5 children), https://www.notebookcheck.net/MSI-PS42-8RB-Prestige-i7-8550U-GeForce-MX150-Laptop-Review.328830.0.html. Whether for work or for entertainment, the PS42 accompanies your non-stop lifestyle. For me this is the perfect compromise. Great post! [–]shlooopt 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (6 children), Wow, can anyone confirm this? More about the MSI Prestige PS42 Modern 8RC Originally released for sale from MSI on 12/11/2018, the MSI Prestige PS42 Modern 8RC is within their Prestige range of Laptops. With the PS42 8RB, MSI is taking a bold step away from its gaming roots and diving into a competitive segment dominated by giants like Apple and Microsoft. Is it still going smoothly? Currently: Razer Blade 1060 QHD+ 1TB NVME. E.g. [–]LivingIncident 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (2 children). I'd considered importing one (8rc) from Australia (figured it would at least be an English keyboard) and when I went to check, I discovered there is a now a new 2019 model for retail in North America - PS42 Modern-074. My Mi Air 13 was higher than your temperature and the keyboard was also too hot to touch not only areas where heat sinks and grills heat output is placed. MSI has a very strong foothold in the gaming laptop world and now it wants an even bigger piece of the pie by expanding into more ultrathin business laptops. Looks pretty close, however I can't find the UX480 on the US market (Similar to how the only GTX 1050 PS42 is the Best Buy SKU afaik) so US buyers might opt for the MSI. Apparently the motherboard is reverse mounted, so you'll need to take out everything to swap out SSD/RAM. Conclusion: MSI PS42 8RC is just fast enough for the newest games, while being lighter than many ultrabooks. . We are the top Gaming gear provider. Wow, this looks fantastic! Do you think its build quality is good for the traveler ? I still have a little bit of question though if you don't mind me asking. Like jumping FPS from 60 to 20 and back again and again? [–]felagund08 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). The main reason is heat. Out of box performance in Cinebench is rather low, as the CPU TDP is limited to 18.9W short term and 15W long term. . Assassins Creed Odyssey: Medium 1920x1080 36fps, High 31fps. MSI PS63 Modern 8RC with an Nvidia GTX 1050 Max-Q GPU and a 15 W Intel quad-core CPU Sleek 15-inch laptops with midrange dedicated GPUs like the Nvidia … Can't find this model, can you give a link? SUSCRÍBETE y conoce todas las novedades en tecnología https://goo.gl/JTw19a Las nuevas líneas de portátiles de MSI amplían horizontes. Hi friendS! It has now been 18 days since you posted this review. For what it's worth Xotic has the P65-8RE-020 for $1300 right now. Assassins Creed Odyssey: Medium 1920x1080 35fps, High 30fps. [–]MarkusLipp[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child). . [–]c_tsnx 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), It's listed as a generic MSI 14" Laptop We are the top Gaming gear provider. MSI PS42 Modern 8RC-053 Business Laptop silber 14" Notebook *B-Ware. . The lightest gaming ultrabook: Review of MSI PS42 8RC (1050 Max-Q, 1.22kg, 2.69lb), https://www.bestbuy.com/site/msi-14-laptop-intel-core-i7-16gb-memory-nvidia-geforce-gtx-1050-256gb-solid-state-drive-gray-with-blue-diamond-cut/6321436.p?skuId=6321436, https://laptopmedia.com/review/asus-zenbook-pro-14-ux480-review-the-hottest-14-incher-on-the-market/. Really tempted by that to be honest. $8.98. Why is it so light compared to the zenbook? The PS42 equipped with the 8 th Gen. Intel ® Core TM i7 processor brings you amazing performance on the go. Stop making me sad that I missed that deal. Shadows of the Tomb Raider: Medium 1920x1080 29fps, High : 25fps, 3DMark Fire Strike 1920x1080: overall 5036, graphics 5553 physics 8515 Combined 2180. The CPU fan only spins up during benchmarks, and even then it is a rather pleasant low pitch air flow. . Item Information. . MSI PS42 8RC-072ES (PS42 Series) Processor. I've been wondering how I can get to those hidden BIOS settings. This is LESS than the Razer Blade Stealth (1.31kg), which has a slower MX150. Ignore all the "TDP" or "PL1 & PL2" settings, as they all had no effect on my machine. Is it strong enough to play newest games? Welcome to the MSI Global official site. Using hidden bios settings I was able to increase the TDP, which gained about 17% in cinebench. Yeah, the only model that BestBuy has is the Black/Blue spec with a 256gb SSD. MSI crea e progetta Schede Madri, AIO, Schede Grafiche, Notebook, Netbook, Tablet PC, Elettronica di Consumo, Barebone, Server, Computer Industriali, Multimedia e Car Infotainment. 3DMark Fire Strike Razer Blade Stealth MX150 1920x1080: overall 3377 (-32.9% otb, -37.7 to tuned), graphics 3739 (-32% otb, -36.7% tuned), Cinebench Razer Blade Stealth MX150 after 10 runs: 628 (+22.9% otb, +4.6 tuned). That’s nice temperature, yes on that areas may be hot I think because on the bottom or under the screen there’s heat output, isn’t it. For MSI PS42 8RA 8RB 8RC 8M Modern Laptop AC DC Power Jack Charging Port top . Hard to beat the price on the 8RC but the current 256GB SSD for the US is just too small to bother with. Shadows of the Tomb Raider: Medium 1920x1080 30fps, High : 27fps, 3DMark Fire Strike 1920x1080: overall 5423, graphics 5914, physics 10020, Combined 2347. Content Creation PS42 Modern 8RC . The MSI PS42 8RB is a super-lightweight laptop aiming to usurp t he MacBook Air 2018 and LG Gram as the best mid-range machine to buy for on-the-go creatives. With standard settings the GPU and CPU go to about 72°C while benchmarking. Thank you for your answer :), [–]TheDefconZ 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). There are two fans, one for GPU and one for CPU. Are they quiet under light load (web browsing, watching videos) or annoyingly spins up for no reason like most other laptops today? Free shipping . Welcome to the MSI Global official site. how is it ? Just got my new Dell G5! The listing has ended. Welcome to the MSI Global official site. I've also seen another similar laptop- the MSI PS63 Modern. We are the top Gaming gear provider. Specification PS42 Modern (8th Gen Intel® Core™ processor) | MSI Italy Graphics adapter. (RTX 2070, i7, 144hz). We are the top Gaming gear provider. It's a darker chassis, similar to the new PS63, but seems to be pretty much the same spec as the 8RC. *Up to 11hrs on PS42 8M, 9 hrs on PS42 8RC. If the hub is advertised at 4k 60hz will it go at 144hz for 1080p. Cooling also seems to be an issue for the ASUS, and I suspect you'll pay more for the Screenpad (Basically a 1080p display as your trackpad). I had Mi Air 13 with MX150 almost dead not a year gaming usage due heat. Is there any significant throttling that could make the game unstable? The clocks were constant all the time without any drops. menu. I have now gamed a few hours on it (mostly Assassins Creed Odyssey). Dell Xps 13 9370 VS Lenovo thinkpad carbon x1, My laptops screen is flickering when on battery, Can someone explain to me what happen to my laptop I had a difficult time on my online clases because of this problem. You answered a lot of my questions because there are almost no reviews on this laptop with this graphics card! That puts the MSI PS42 8RC in a unique spot: It features a NVidia GTX 1050 Max-Qu0014 which is just fast enough for the newest games in med to high details, while still weighing in at just 1.22kg. . . As for build quality: During use I never noticed any flexes. Is the battery life similar to that of the MX150 version (roughly 8,5 hours with light usage)? [–]Lady_Belles-lettres 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]Andy16108 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). El portátil PS42 de MSI es una maquina elegante, delgada y que transmite prestigio. [–]pindat 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). . Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. The battery life will vary from specifications and system configuration. A friend got this, how come I can't find any informations about this processor is it fake? Drawback is no thunderbolt 3. I don't worry about this. hello, i'm planning on buying this laptop mostly for travel article writing and some collage works. Also, would you recommend the PS42 or PS63? Not burned yet? Have any issues come up? How is the build quality holding up as of now? [–]CopperChem 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (4 children). [–]endleszpainz 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (3 children). [–]joikansaiRazer Blade 15 Core V2 2080 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). Thanks for the review! Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Time left: 2d 22h . Immersive 7.1 Audio Sound Take the theater with you. [–]MarkusLipp[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (2 children). Both of these are the 1050 Max Q versions. [–]MildCredibility 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). MSI España Content Creation PS42 Modern 8RC How long does the battery last? How is the build quality? [–]c_tsnx 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago* (0 children), I'm considering picking up the BestBuy PS42 Modern-074 but I'm wondering how's the longish-term quality? There are currently 3 variants for the model that we've found, and they are PS42(MODERN)8RC-064IT, PS42 8RC(Modern)-049, along with the PS42 Modern 8RC-088ES. Might be able to find a repair shop or something that can do it for you. It is twice as fast as MX150 laptops like the Razer Blade Stealth in games. What about fans? This would be perfect to bring around college (as it's light) and still be able to play games during my free time. As an extreme test I also ran furmark and cpu burn for one hour. Intel Core i7-8550U 4 x 1.8 - 4 GHz, Kaby Lake Refresh. This is my first proper personal laptop. Do you need upgrade and you don't know where to find compatible Components \u0026 Tools? Might be worth keeping an eye out for last gen GS65 models - for $1200 the 1060/512GB SKU on the Microsoft store was an amazing deal, although I unfortunately missed it. DC Power Jack For MSI GE62VR 6RF 7RF,GE72MVR 7RG,GE72VR 6RF,GF62 8RD 6RF Socket. edit: Here's a review for the Zenbook mentioned https://laptopmedia.com/review/asus-zenbook-pro-14-ux480-review-the-hottest-14-incher-on-the-market/, Benchmarks (Compared vs PS42 Out of box): Un portátil pensado para trabajar en cualquier parte, dotado de un diseño compacto y ligero que te … What's the difference? Gotta unscrew everything and flip. The underside at the back and the speaker grill get very toasty after longer sessions, almost too hot to touch.