In the first, UL's 3DMark, we run two DirectX 11-driven subtests, the mainstream Sky Diver trial and Fire Strike, which is more suited to gaming rigs. The power jack and an HDMI video output reside on the left while a headphone/microphone combo jack, four USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (those are the 5Gbps kind; two Type-A, two Type-C), and Gigabit Ethernet are on the right. The Bravo 15 didn’t stand out here like in the other tests, though it still scored well for a laptop. Nonetheless, the 1080p numbers are more important, where it matched the Alpha 15. Set Descending Direction. It's a solid-enough screen for a laptop in this range. Nvidia's new laptop-only 4GB GeForce GTX 1650 Ti is the closest comparison to the Radeon RX 5500M in the Bravo 15. MSI trademarks and copyrighted materials may be used only with written permission from MSI. Its keys have a short, snappy feel and a productive layout. It’s currently not all that common, which will inevitably change, though Amazon and Newegg show a fair number of GTX 1660 Ti notebooks for around the Bravo 15’s price. The six-core, 12-thread Ryzen 5 4600H (3GHz base, 4GHz boost) in the base model is plenty fast to take on Intel's same-core-and-thread-count Core i7-10750H, but my test unit's eight-core, 16-thread Ryzen 7 4800H (2.9GHz base, 4.2GHz boost) hits far above it in overall performance. The upgrade to AMD's Ryzen 4000 series processors is the single biggest component difference between the Alpha 15 and the Bravo 15, and it's a big difference maker, too. MSI's Bravo 15 (starts at $929; $999 as tested) is an all-AMD-powered gaming notebook and the successor of the Alpha 15. This laptop has about the same noise level as other gaming notebooks I’ve tried in this price range. Laptop, Fingerprint The colors don't pop, but the picture isn't undersaturated or lacking for brightness. Out of stock . ** 15 mins charge with MSI PD adapter from 10% capacity. AMD Radeon RX 5500M (4GB GDDR6) Display . There's also a Kensington-style cable-locking notch over there, something that's always nice to have. The Bravo 15 gets extra points for its nice-sounding speakers, located under the palm rest, and the smooth video from its 720p webcam. We use an early 2018 release of Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud to apply 10 complex filters and effects to a standard JPEG image, timing each operation and adding up the totals. The pad's surface has some give before it actually produces a click; I'm not sure if this is an intentional design feature, but it makes a tap-to-click action more intuitive since contacting the surface with a finger moves it a bit as opposed to just hitting a solid surface. Laptop MSI do gier ma ponadto typową rozdzielczość wynoszącą 1920x1080, a przekątna ekranu ma zazwyczaj 15,6 cala. The HP’s Core i7 chip does boost a little higher, GHz-wise, than the Ryzen chips, so that likely gave it its marginal edge in this "bursty" test that can leverage fast boost clocks run for short periods of time. Our other synthetic graphics benchmark is Unigine Corp.'s Superposition, which uses a different rendering engine to produce a complex 3D scene. Thus, the Bravo 15 strikes a better balance between performance and price. The nearly seven-hour showing from the Bravo 15 is right on target with MSI’s claims. That said, it's not the strongest chassis build on the market. The display is otherwise nicely appointed with IPS technology for wide viewing angles, a glare-killing matte surface, and AMD FreeSync adaptive-sync technology for smoother gameplay. Show. INSANE! Well done, MSI...or, as I noted at the beginning, "Bravo!" We use it to assess overall system performance for office-centric tasks such as word processing, spreadsheeting, web browsing, and videoconferencing. AMD Radeon RX 5500M (4GB GDDR6) Display . Scanner, 3x USB 3.2 (Gen 1), 1x USB 3.2 Type C (Gen 1), 1x Mini DisplayPort 1.2, 1x HDMI 1.4 (supports. The lid is adequately stiff, but the chassis' lower half flexes without too much effort. Desktop, Convertible The Bravo 15 rocketed to the top of the PCMark 10 charts followed closely by the Dell. If you find any error in rates or specs or have any suggestion to makes better this website please send us a massage by contact us page. The Ryzen 7 4800H chip in the Bravo 15 and the Dell G5 15 SE put them in an entirely different performance league. 512GB SSD RAM. The difference was less pronounced in Fire Strike where the Bravo 15 surprisingly kept pace with the GTX 1660 Ti-powered HP. The other contender is the MSI GL65 9SC, a no-frills machine that’s much less expensive than the rest. CPU. I'm not apt to complain, however, since this is not unusual for a gaming notebook in this price range. MSI's all-AMD Alpha 15 gaming laptop combines a Ryzen 7 processor and Radeon RX 5500M graphics for a tempting, affordable alternative in a market dominated by Intel and Nvidia.