As an introduction to this analysis
Even if there are not really bad choices in laptops anymore, it is important to know that some models are more for multimedia, and others more for games.
So we did some tests MSI Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris to find out what it was worth. The result depends on the use you will make of it.What power? Which operating system? Linux, Windows or Mac OS X? So many points that won’t tell you if you’re making the right choice.
To make the choice easier, we have judged this MSI Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris according to what you are going to do with it.
In short, depending on your needs you will see if this model suits you.
Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris adapted to surf the internet?
Chances are that your daily use is not limited to surfing the Internet, and that you need the other functions as well.This laptop will ensure that the tasks you perform will be reliable and trouble-free for years to come.In fact, it’s all about finding a product with the right price/quality ratio. Here you have an almost perfect product.A laptop that meets all the requirements! This is what the Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris from MSI seems to be.
This model is a mid-range model with a screen size of 14 inches. Easy to take along from time to time. As for the processor level, this model is equipped with the Core i7-10710U. A component providing impressive power and responsiveness. In addition, with this model, you have at your disposal a tool that will make your internet navigation fluid. Having 8 Gb of RAM, Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris is a laptop in the average. Everyone is free to hand in a little more memory, for work that requires it.
For hard drive sizing, MSI decided to put 500 Gb. This is the standard model. If, on the other hand, you are storing photos, video or music, it will be filled up quickly. MSI comes with this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris a laptop that you’ll keep for a few years before it becomes obsolete.
In conclusion, for a web use, know that this model has an autonomy of 10 hours. That’s a good thing in case you want to take it on vacation. Incidentally, you will have all the more pleasure to use it for a long time because of its very pleasant screen.
The Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris- the right model for streaming and videos ?
The Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris will now allow you to go beyond the exclusive use for work and will also serve as a tool for digital entertainment. A blend of your TV, stereo and media players in one machine. Among all the laptops of the moment, it appeared to us as one of the best for multimedia use. A quality of image and sound that allows it to achieve an excellent score in this category.
MSI decided to make this laptop a very versatile product. This diagonal of 14 inches and a resolution of 1920×1080, is a good compromise. The image quality is bright and colorful, and provides an immersive experience. In conclusion, it is a well-balanced product that allows the films to be viewed correctly; and with a contained weight of 1.3 kg, it is easily transportable.
The glossy screen option is not possible on this model; it would have made the display easier to read. The effect is of lower quality in environments with intermediate or even low light levels – often corresponding to the conditions in which a film is viewed. The readability of the display is therefore a little lower.
In fact, in order not to suffer from reflections on the screen, you will need to have full light conditions.
As far as sound is concerned, the card equipment and speakers have been integrated into this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris. To test the audio quality, we turned up the volume with a movie trailer and then with a few songs of different types. Despite good quality, you won’t get the same sound level as with a decent set of external speakers. In other words, if you are demanding on the sound part, you will have to add external speakers.
With a processor type Core i7-10710U, MSI offers a high performance solution. Unlike the brand’s older processors, energy efficiency is optimal and consumption is well controlled. This means that several billion calculations can be carried out simultaneously.
You will do what you want for the applications, as it is not MSI installed by default. The operating system and that’s it. As a standard, you have some Sans OS on which it will be possible to add all the software you need. Can only be VLC to manage the audio and video part.
Due to the level of the graphics card, you have one NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650, which with 8 Gb de Ram, will allow you to make multimedia (movie viewing, and some simple photo retouching). This will obviously be a bit light if you want to do 3D imaging, but will suit your needs.
Speaking of connectivity, this laptop provides 4 ports.Much better than most of the competition. Speakers, a mouse (wired), an external hard drive and an output to a pocket projector when on business trip or when you travel.
Either it’s something you’re going to use while travelling or on the go, or you’re between your office and the living room.With 10 hours of autonomy, it is one of the best models in its range. No need to constantly check the battery level; you’ll be able to watch movies and listen to music for a long time.
The Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris- the right model to stay connected while travelling ?
Easy to carry, and usable wherever you go. We therefore analysed this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris from the point of view of nomadic use. Is it made to be taken on trips, packed in your luggage ? Will it be designed for your home-to-work transfers? Should you only consider it for weekend trips with your family? Or ultimately will it have the function of staying at home?
A priori, for holidays and home-to-work travel, it is one of the best of the moment.
Its weight of 1.3 Kg makes it easy to move. It is one of the lightest in this category. When sitting with the computer on your lap, it is perfectly wedged to prevent it from tipping over. One of the causes of its weight is related to the size of his 14 inches screen.
No backlit keyboard on this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris. But, unless you work in the dark, you won’t see the point.
Good image definition although the slab is not shiny. We appreciate the viewing on this screen.
It is a product that is easy and pleasant to use. The anti-glare matt tile allows this laptop to be used outdoors even in bright sunshine.
With its Core i7-10710U, this computer has a limited power consumption, one of the best currently. Mainly related to low voltage, this processor allows an above-average autonomy (on paper).
That doesn’t mean you’re going to reach that figure, because it’s an average estimate indicated by the manufacturer.
With this laptop and its autonomy of 10 hours, you have in fact one of the best models of the moment.
In order to speed up booting up and calculations, this laptop is equipped with a hard drive type SSD of 500 Gb. SSDs are much faster and lighter, and have no moving parts. With SSD technology, however, you benefit from a considerable improvement in the time it takes your notebook to start up and get out of standby mode.For those who do not have enough space on the disk, it will be necessary to go through the option of a subscription on the cloud; the price decreases regularly.
With this model, MSI definitely designed a computer easily transportable, but not too small. Because of its size, 14 inches this laptop represents a good compromise.
On the connector side, it Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris has 4 ports. Convenient for travelling when you will need it, it ranks among those with the most.
The techno bluetooth of this model will allow you to connect locally to any type of device that accepts this communication protocol: phone, connected speakers, car…
Taking all this into account, we can say that it will be useful for you on holiday.
Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris the right choice for audio or video editing ?
For this type of use, it seems necessary to turn to a high-performance product. It appears that this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Grismeets this need perfectly. With these components, MSI puts at your disposal a laptop whose computing speed has been improved since the last generation. It is a laptop designed for multitasking presented with Sans OS, which will allow to manage at the same time the audio-video applications consuming calculations.
This laptop is efficient and cheaper than most of its direct competitors for such uses.The software suite provided on this model includes everything you need to start editing photos, videos and music.In case you want to upgrade to professional applications, the processor Core i7-10710U and disk size of 500 Gb will be more than sufficient.
The designers of MSI have chosen a single disk, an SSD, for this laptop. The advantage is the speed of starting and execution, but the disadvantage is the shorter lifetime of the disk. Here with 500 Gb you will have enough space to store everything. This computer, even if it is not intended for this use, is still a good product in terms of storage.
The interest of the laptop is to be able to be used in unplugged mode. Being only on batteries, you have 10 hours of autonomy at your disposal. This model is one of the most powerful of the moment.
Unfortunately not equipped with a USB 3.0 port as standard. This means that you’ll have to be patient when you decide to transfer your audio-visual mounts to an external key or disk.
With the Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris, you’re moving towards a very good product. And much more if you finally decide to use it only for word processing or web browsing, instead of audio video editing. In summary an excellent choice in this price range.
The Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris- the right model to play with?
Considering that today’s games involve a lot of fast movements, with thousands of calculations per second and requiring a lot of resources, this laptop can be made for that. Gone are the days of having to play where the computer is fixed; now you can play anywhere. Thanks to this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris, MSI has designed a laptop powerful enough to meet this need.
As far as image resolution is concerned, it is important that it is high in order to obtain a good rendering. On this computer, it’s a resolution of 1920×1080, nothing better at the moment
Equipped with a graphics car NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 and the processor Core i7-10710U, you can enjoy the power of calculation and image restitution. This card is one of the best of the moment. After the tests we did, the laptop remained cold, despite the calculations necessary to display the games.
What is expected from a gaming laptop is speed performance. It is among the best in terms of GPUs (Graphics Processing Unit).
With its 500 Gb of space, this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris is on a level playing field with its competitors. A feature that interested those, and there are still many, who want to install and play locally.
The Wi-Fi technology of this model has wifi with 5GHz band, which facilitates online gaming. A guarantee of quality that will allow, if your living area is equipped with it, to have a faster and generally more reliable web access.
Even if the weight is not very important when you use it for games, know that this model is one of the lightest of the market with its 1.3 Kg.
It has an autonomy of 10 hours, more than many others.
In conclusion, we have been seduced by the balance between performance and components. In addition, it is good value for money compared to competitors. The right tool for maximum performance!
The Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris for office automation.
Like the majority of its competitors, MSI has designed Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris for office automation. It corresponds to a good quality computer.
This computer meets a demand that deviates from Windows standards. It has indeed an operating Sans OS system .
It’s not Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris equipped with all the applications you’ll need. You will have to download the applications you need, which implyies for some software a slight increase in the overall cost.
Assuming that you will have to take this laptop to the office, on a trip, or any other travel, you will appreciate its weight. An almost featherweight of 1.3 Kg.
The numeric keypad is not present on this model. As soon as you’ll have to do calculations on a spreadsheet, it will be less simple.
Our tests have verified that the matt treated screen limits the effects of light. But at the same time, the light intensity is low enough so as not to tire the eyes in the dark.
If you work on your computer in the evening, you might regret that the backlight option is not provided on this laptop.
About storage, this model has average space . Equipped with a hard drive of 500 Gb, it will give you the possibility to store all your documents locally.
In the end, this Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris is a good compromise. Well placed in terms of price, it will meet your needs for office use.
Finally, the Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris….
This laptop is finally the one that allows you to enjoy its excellent performance whatever the use you will make of it. Compact, elegant and efficient, the Prestige 14 A10SC-040XFR Gris is the perfect tool for anyone who wants a mobile computer.
You can still, at the very least, use it to:
– office tasks
And we highly recommend this laptop for :
– surfing on the internet
– listening to music and watching videos
– travel use
– making audio and video editing
– playing video games