MSI GE40 Dragon Eyes
Nvidia GTX760M kicks ass with the latest Direct X 11 games.
Intel Core i7 4702MQ is a powerhouse mobile chip.
1600×900 resolution screen.
Good gaming performance.
Impressive battery life.
No Full HD IPS display.
Quite noisy under load.
Single channel memory.
Slow 2.5 inch mechanical hard drive.
Bloated software install.
Single height return key.
Plastic bottom feels chintzy.
Keyboard not backlit.
By NotebookCheck on January 06, 2014
Soldier in 14-inch format MSI has it difficult in the 14-inch compact gaming notebook market. Except for its good battery life, the GE40 can't set itself apart from the (mostly more expensive) competition. While the Razer Blade (85%) can win over...80
By PCPer on November 11, 2013
The GE40 is an uncommon blend of performance and portability that had, before now, not yet been accomplished to this extreme. It’s safe to say that it offers enough power to run even modern titles on medium settings (and some even higher) without...-
By uk.hardware.info on September 18, 2013
The MSI GE40-2OC is an impressive little laptop. It's the not the lightest or most silent 14-inch laptop. On the contrary, it packs as much powerful hardware that's possible in a very small package. 1.9 kg of gaming power, consisting of a...-
By Computer Shopper on September 13, 2013
MSI takes on the ritzy Razer Blade—for hundreds of dollars less—with a thin and light 14-inch gaming laptop featuring quad-core, fourth-gen Core i7 and GeForce GTX 760M muscle. It won't set frame-rate records, but it'll deliver...80
By TechReviewSource on August 21, 2013
The MSI GE40 2OC-009US is a gaming ultrabook that delivers solid performance on the go, with a low price and a few flaws that can be...80
By AnandTech on July 16, 2013
The truth is, we’re probably still a couple years away from seeing this level of performance in a laptop this size that runs cool and quiet; physics can be such a drag, but fixing the LCD would go a long way towards addressing our complaints. As it stands, we can only sigh and think about what might have been.-
By Live at PC on July 08, 2013
As far as gaming machines go, it’s hard to predict where this will fall. Yes, it lists some impressive specifications; but it’s much too early to say how the competition will stack up. On its own, the performance is not bad. Benchmark scores are higher than any I’ve experienced, although nobody gives me many gaming notebooks to play around with.84
By TechnologyWriter on July 05, 2013
This laptop offer more space, powerful enough, nice graphics, sounds good and all the ports are included. But no optical drive, less battery power and little heavy and the overall design made us very sad. If you look on the processor side, graphics and storage this will do the job only things is that you have to buy an extra optical drive.70
By Kitguru.net on June 27, 2013
They say ‘good things come in small packages’ and if MSI have a say in it, then their new 14 inch GE40 with ‘Dragon Eyes’ will be winning your heart. This diminutive gamers laptop features the latest Nvidia GTX760M graphics,...75
By HardwareZone on June 24, 2013
For the MSI GE40, what you are paying for really are the components in its chassis: the fantastically frugal and capable Intel Core i7-4702MQ, the powerful GeForce GTX 760M and the pair of blazing quick mSATA SSDs.85