MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro-229 Gaming Laptop General Review

MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro-229 is a 15.6 Inch Full HD display gaming laptop with perfect configuration for gamers. This model features the best processor and best GPU for the price. Lets see this laptop's general review.

This is similar to MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro-230 model in looks and design. But differ in configuration. This model is around 0.7 inches thin and weighs around 4 pounds. So, this will be a good choice for students or travelers who want to carry a powerful laptop. With its specs and light-weight design, this is also suited for people working in creative fields.

For gamers, this model features SteelSeries gaming keyboard which is specifically designed for gamers, Cooler Boost Trinity cooling system to cool the CPU and GPU in their extreme usage conditions, Full HD display and well placed ports with Thunderbolt 3 port.

15.6 Full HD display is acceptable for this laptop. Most of the gaming laptops in this price point features a Full HD display. If you want even more display resolution, take a look at this 4K display gaming laptop, MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro 4K-228.

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This laptop is powered by latest 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor and comes with 32 GB DDR4 RAM, 512 GB NVMe SSD storage drive with 1 TB HDD @ 5400 RPM and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPU with 6 GB GDDR5 VRAM.

Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor is the best and fast processor to get in a gaming laptop at the time of this review. 32 GB of RAM is the maximum to have in a normal gaming laptop. So, there's no need to upgrade RAM. 512 GB SSD storage is enough for most of the gamers. You can install games in SSD storage and store data in 1 TB HDD.

Now coming to the main component for a gaming laptop, GPU. This model features NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPU with 6 GB GDDR5 VRAM. 1060 GPU is the best to get in a gaming laptop in this price. This GPU can run most of the graphic-demanding games and applications in Full HD resolution.

Features good connectivity options for gamers. Features Killer Ethernet and WiFi adapter, USB 3.0 ports, USB 2.0 port, HDMI port and other common ports. The best part is its Thunderbolt 3 port. You can have high speed data transfers. Battery life is decent in normal usage.


Overall, this is a perfect gaming laptop for around $2000. You don't need to upgrade RAM. SSD storage will be enough for most of the gamers and features very powerful specs.

If you want 4K display, take a look at MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro 4K-228. If you want a portable gaming laptop, take a look at MSI GS43VR Phantom Pro-069.

If you are tight on budget, take a look at MSI GS63VR Stealth Pro-230.