System76 Adder WS vs MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049

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 The System76 Adder WS is a 15-inch laptop with a resolution of 3840×2160 (4K). We are comparing it to the MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049, which comes with a 15-inch screen at a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

System76 Adder WS

FOR CONTENT CREATORS, RESEARCHERS, GAMERS

  • 15" 4K OLED Display
  • RTX 2070 Super Graphics
  • 8-core 10th Gen Intel i7-10875H
  • Up to 64GB RAM

MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049

MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049 15.6" 120Hz 3ms Gaming Laptop Intel Core i7-10750H GTX 1660 Ti 16GB 512GB NVMe SSD Win10 VR Ready

  • 15.6" FHD (1920x1080) 120Hz IPS-Level NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6G GDDR6
  • Core i7-10750H 2. 6 - 5. 0GHz Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201(2*2 ax)
  • 512GB NVMe SSD 16GB (8G*2)DDR4 2666MHz 2 Sockets Max Memory 64GB
  • USB 3 2 Gen2 Type C *1 USB 3 2 Gen1 *2 Steel Series per-Key RGB with Anti-Ghost key+ silver lining 720p HD Webcam
  • Win 10 Multi-language Giant Speakers 3W*2 6 cell (51Wh) Li-Ion 230W

$1,249.00

System76 Adder WS MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049
Screen Size 15-inch 15-inch
Screen Resolution 3840×2160 (4K) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info 15.6" 4K OLED (3840x2160), Glossy Finish 120Hz IPS
Storage 2 x M.2 (SATA or PCIe NVMe), 1 x 2.5" 7mm height drive, Up to 8 TB total 512GB NVMe SSD
Operating System Pop!_OS Linux Windows 10 Home
Memory Installed 64 16
Notes

Multitouch Touchpad, Multi-Color Backlit Chicklet US QWERTY Keyboard

6 cell Smart Lithium-Ion battery pack 62Wh

Up to 64 GB dual-channel DDR4 @ 2666 MHz or
Up to 32 GB dual-channel DDR4 @ 3000 MHz

USB 3 2 Gen2 Type C *1 USB 3 2 Gen1 *2 Steel Series per-Key RGB with Anti-Ghost key+ silver lining 720p HD Webcam

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
(System76 Adder WS)
7237 points
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
2677 points

Video RAM

GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
(System76 Adder WS)
8 GB
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
6 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
(System76 Adder WS)
448 GB/s
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
288 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
(System76 Adder WS)
113.3 GP/s
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
85 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
(System76 Adder WS)
283.2 GT/s
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
169.9 GT/s

Processor Comparison

Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second (Threads x Clock Speed)
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Adder WS)
36.8 GT/s
Core i7-10750H
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
31.2 GT/s

Turbo Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second, if all cores are running at their turbo speed (Threads x Turbo Clock Speed)
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Adder WS)
81.6 GT/s
Core i7-10750H
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
60 GT/s

Threads

Core i7-10875H
(System76 Adder WS)
16 Threads
Core i7-10750H
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
12 Threads

Core Speed

Core i7-10750H
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
2.6 MHz
Core i7-10875H
(System76 Adder WS)
2.3 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-10875H
(System76 Adder WS)
5.1 MHz
Core i7-10750H
(MSI GP65 Leopard 10SDK-049)
5 MHz