Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH vs MSI Creator 17M -1

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 The Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH is a 15-inch laptop with a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). We are comparing it to the MSI Creator 17M -1, which comes with a 17-inch display at a resolution of 1920x1080 (Full HD). 

Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH

[2020] AORUS 15G (WB) Performance Gaming Laptop, 15.6-inch FHD 240Hz IPS, GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, 10th Gen Intel i7-10875H, 16GB DDR4, 512GB NVMe SSD

  • The thinnest 15-inch gaming laptop in its class: built-in mechanical keyboard, less than 1-inch thick, weighs less than 5-lbs, and offers OMRON mechanical switch keys in an ultra-durable CNC aluminum chassis
  • 15.6-inch FHD 240Hz IPS Anti-Glare Display (100% sRGB, 72% NTSC): Housed with extremely slim 3mm bezels for an astounding 89% screen-to-body ratio and Pantone Certified accuracy within Delta E<1
  • Powered by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q graphics card | Impressive 8GB GDDR6 that can output to 3 independent external displays (via HDMI, Mini-DP, and Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports) | Latest Intel 10th Gen. Core i7-10875H 8-core processor for smooth gameplay and multitasking efficiency
  • 8-hours of real-world usage battery life (based on PCMark 10 tests)
  • Exclusive, built-in Microsoft Azure AI to intelligently optimize hardware profiles to match your daily usage for the most efficient power and battery usage
  • 16GB (2*8GB) DDR4 3200MHz memory for the ultimate ingaming and multitasking productivity | 512GB of PCIe NVMe SSD for rapid loading time and storage speed (1 of 2 occupied)
  • All-powerful, yet cool with the outstanding Gigabyte Exclusive WINDFORCE Infinity Cooling System + 2x more Fan Blades (5 Heatpipes + 2 Large Fans + 4 Exhausts) to keep your laptop quiet and stable
  • Full mechanical keyboard with numpad | Built with AORUS RGB Fusion 2.0 and OMRON gaming key switches for better actuation (20% less than Blue keys), tactile feedback, and durability compared to traditional mechanical and membrane keys | Built-in fingerprint reader for rapid and secure logins
  • NAHIMIC 3 3D 7.1 Surround Sound with more auditory cues for immersive gaming experience | Killer E2600 LAN + Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 wireless network cards (Chipset: Intel) for low-latency multiplayer gaming
  • Easily upgradeable 2x M.2 SSD PCIe Gen 3x4 Slots (One occupied) | 2x DDR4 Slots (Both occupied) | Windows 10 Home | 1-Year Global Gigabyte Warranty

$2,079.00

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

Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH MSI Creator 17M -1
Screen Size 15-inch 17-inch
Screen Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD) 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Screen Info Thin Bezel 240Hz 120Hz
Storage 512GB NVMe SSD 512GB NVMe SSD
Operating System Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home
Memory Installed 16 16
Notes

Comes in different configurations

Graphics Card Comparison

GPU Score

GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
4105 points
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
2677 points

Video RAM

GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
8 GB
GTX 1660 Ti
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
6 GB

Memory Bandwidth

GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
384 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 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
75.84 GP/s

Texel Rate

GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
170.6 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)
Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
36.8 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)
Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
81.6 GT/s
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
54 GT/s

Threads

Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
16 Threads
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
12 Threads

Core Speed

Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
2.6 MHz
Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
2.3 MHz

Turbo Speed

Core i7-10875H
(Gigabyte AORUS 15G WB-8US2130MH)
5.1 MHz
Core i7-9750H
(MSI Creator 17M -1)
4.5 MHz