Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020) vs MSI Creator 17M -1

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 The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020) is a 15-inch laptop with a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). We will be comparing it to the MSI Creator 17M -1, which comes with a 17-inch display at a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020)

ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020) Ultra Slim Gaming Laptop, 15.6” 144Hz FHD Display, GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q, AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS, 16GB DDR4, 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD, Gig+ Wi-Fi 6, Windows 10 Home, GA502IU-ES76

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB GDDR6 with ROG Boost (Base 1140MHz Boost 1335MHz TDP 60W)
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS processor (up to 4.2GHz)
  • 15.6” 144Hz IPS-Type Full HD (1920x1080) display
  • 16GB 3200MHz DDR4 RAM | 1TB PCIe NVMe M 2 SSD | Backlit Precision Gaming Keyboard | Windows 10 Home
  • 0.8” thin, 4.85 pound ultra-portable form-factor
  • Gig+ Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) | USB Type-C charging capable
  • ROG Intelligent Cooling system with self-cleaning anti-dust tunnels preserves cooling performance and system stability

$1,247.99

MSI Creator 17M -1

MSI Creator 17M 17.3" 120Hz FHD Creator Laptop Intel Core i7-9750H GTX1660Ti 16GB 512GB NVMe SSD Win10

  • 17. 3" FHD (1920x1080), 120Hz, 45% NTSC, IPS-Level 1920x1080 16: 9 NVIDIA GeForce GTX1660Ti 6G GDDR6
  • Core i7-9750h 2. 6 - 4. 5GHz Intel PTT
  • 512GB NVMe SSD 16GB (8G*2) DDR4 2666MHz 2 Sockets; Max Memory 64GB
  • Usb 3. 2 Gen2 Type C *1 USB 3. 2 Gen1 *3 LAN Intel 9560 Jefferson Peak (2x2 802. 11 AC) bt 5 720P HD Webcam.AC Power Adaptor:180 W
  • Ac adapter Win 10 Multi-language webcam 3 Cell (51Whr) Li-Polymer 720P HD Webcam keyboard precision touchpad USB White backlight with Anti-Ghost key+ silver lining

$1,999.77

Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020) MSI Creator 17M -1
Screen Size 15-inch 17-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info 240Hz 3ms IPS-Type 120Hz
Storage 1TB NVMe SSD 512GB NVMe SSD
Operating System Windows 10 Pro Windows 10 Home
Memory Installed 16 16
Notes

Also available in Intel version too & GTX 1660Ti with 144hz screen

Comes in different configurations

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce RTX 2060
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
2902 points
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
2677 points

Video RAM

GeForce RTX 2060
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
6 GB
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
6 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce RTX 2060
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
336 GB/s
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
288 GB/s

Pixel Rate

GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
85 GP/s
GeForce RTX 2060
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
80.64 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce RTX 2060
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
201.6 GT/s
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
169.9 GT/s

Processor Comparison

Gigatransfers Per Second

Total number of data transfers in one second (Threads x Clock Speed)
Ryzen 7 4800HS
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
46.4 GT/s
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
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)
Ryzen 7 4800HS
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
67.2 GT/s
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
54 GT/s

Threads

Ryzen 7 4800HS
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
16 Threads
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
12 Threads

Core Speed

Ryzen 7 4800HS
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
2.9 MHz
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
2.6 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
4.5 MHz
Ryzen 7 4800HS
(Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (2020))
4.2 MHz