The MSI Creator 15 A10UG is presented as a professional laptop with a sober, elegant and discreet design, and with a goal that is as complicated as it is interesting: to maintain a high degree of mobility without sacrificing the power we would expect from a high-end PC. Will it be able to achieve it? We’ll find out in this review, where we’ll tell you everything you need to know about the MSI Creator 15 A10UG.

The specifications of the MSI Creator 15 A10UG make it clear that this is a well-balanced and very powerful PC. Its heart is made up of an Intel Core i7-10875H processor, a chip that uses Intel’s Comet Lake architecture and is therefore manufactured in a 14 nm++ process. It has 8 cores and 16 threads at 2.3 GHz-5.1 GHz, normal and turbo mode, which makes it a laptop capable of working optimally in demanding multithreaded environments.

Its graphics configuration does not clash at all, since, as we have already mentioned in the title, the MSI Creator 15 A10UG comes with a GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile, specifically the Max-Q model with a TDP of 95 watts and equipped with 8 GB of GDDR6 memory. It is no coincidence that MSI has opted for this version of the well-known NVIDIA graphics card, it was necessary to keep the size and weight of the MSI Creator 15 A10UG under control, and to prevent operating temperatures from skyrocketing.

With these preliminary brushstrokes you have a first glimpse of what to expect from the MSI Creator 15 A10UG, but this is just the appetizer, so make yourselves comfortable, there’s still a lot to read. Before we get into the nitty-gritty, we want to thank MSI Spain for lending us a sample of the MSI Creator 15 A10UG, and for allowing us to do our work unhurriedly and freely. Now, get ready, let’s get started.

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MSI Creator 15 A10UG, first glance

Right out of the box, the MSI Creator 15 A10UG surprises with its angular design, with sharp corners and straight lines that, together with its charcoal gray finish, give it a timeless, discreet and elegant finish. If design is important to you when choosing a professional laptop you can rest assured that the MSI Creator 15 A10UG is a computer that looks good in any workspace, and that fits in with any style.

As far as build quality is concernedThe MSI Creator 15 A10UG is made of aluminum, a premium material that has a unique touch, and stands out for being very light and resistant. The screen borders are quite contained, and this contributes to give it a modern and more attractive look, and also improves the immersion, both during our work sessions and in our leisure time.

Despite its minimalist approach, this laptop comes with a top-notch keyboard, and the touchpad is no slouch either. The keys are wide and chiclet-style, have a 1.5mm travel and feature white LED backlighting.

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Just below the keyboard is the touchpad, which is noticeably sized and centrally positioned, making for more comfortable and natural interactions. Just to the top left of the touchpad is a fingerprint reader, a biometric authentication system that is integrated with Windows Hello and represents an important added layer of security.

At the top we have an infrared camera that is also integrated into Windows Hello, and allows us to use, if we prefer, facial recognition as a biometric authentication technology.

The sensations that the MSI Creator 15 A10UG has given us in this first contact are, in general, very good. It’s what you’d expect from a high-end business laptop, but what about the hardware? I’m sure you’re eager to know its full specs, so I don’t want to keep you waiting. Let’s find out.

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MSI Creator 15 A10UG: Specifications

  • 15.6″ display with 4K resolution (3,840 x 2,160 pixels). Reproduces 100% of the Adobe sRGB color spectrum. Delta E<2 color accuracy.
  • IPS grade panel with perfect viewing angles at 178 degrees.
  • Intel Core i7-10875H processor, Comet Lake-H architecture, with 8 cores and 16 threads at 2.3 GHz-5.1 GHz, normal and turbo mode.
  • Built-in Intel UHD GPU for mainstream processors.top generation.
  • 32GB of 3,200MHz dual-channel DDR4 RAM.
  • 1TB PCIE Gen3 x4 SSD storage drive with 1TB capacity.
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q dedicated graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 memory and 95 watts TDP.
  • Connectors: Gigabit Ethernet, one Thunderbolt 3 port, one USB Type-C 3.2 Gen2, three USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 2 connectors, HDMI out (4K @ 60Hz), power jack.
  • Wireless connectivity: Wi-Fi 6E AX210 and Bluetooth 5.2.
  • Front HD camera with infrared.
  • 99 Whr battery.
  • Chiclet keyboard with 1.5 mm travel and white LED backlighting.
  • Touchpad with fingerprint reader.
  • Aluminum chassis.
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit operating system.
  • Dimensions and weight: 358.3 x 248 x 19.8 mm, 2.1 kilograms the tested model.
  • Weight 2.1 kilograms
  • Price 2,549 euros.
  • Colour Carbon Grey.

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GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile: Work and play go hand in hand

The MSI Creator 15 A10UG is a high-end professional laptop, there’s no doubt about that after seeing its specifications, but what is it capable of in a real-life scenario? The experience it offers in office tasks, browsing and multimedia playback is simply perfect. Typing and working with it is very comfortable, the quality of the screen makes a big difference, and its performance is so high that the computer offers instant response.

The MSI Creator 15 A10UG doesn’t disappoint. The right choice of components, and the powerful GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q, make this laptop shine in all our tests.

Before we get into the nitty-gritty, I want to go over all the key features of the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q, the advanced technologies it integrates, and how NVIDIA Studio drivers make a difference, a solution that, as some of our readers will know, will allow us to get the most out of it in professional environments.

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  • GA104 graphics core.
  • 5.120 shaders at 780 MHz-1,290 MHz.
  • 160 texturing units.
  • 80 raster units.
  • 160 tensor cores.
  • 40 RT cores.
  • 256-bit memory bus.
  • 8 GB of GDDR6 memory at 14 GHz.
  • 95 watts TDP

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GeForce RTX 30 Mobile exclusive advanced features

Dynamic Boost 2.0

This is a technology that dynamically adjusts working frequencies, but intelligently and in real time, making it much more advanced than a simple turbo mode. This technology uses artificial intelligence to analyze, frame by frame, the real needs of the equipment at the CPU, GPU and graphics memory level, and adjusts the working frequencies and the use of resources in the best possible way.

For example, if we have a maximum available TDP of 130 watts to be shared between CPU and GPU, this technology will distribute that budget unequally, if necessary, between both components, leaving more margin to the GPU when necessary, and vice versa, always maintaining a real-time adjustment to adapt it to our specific needs.

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WhisperMode 2.0

This is one of the most interesting new generation technologies for a professional laptop of this type, as it uses customized algorithms adapted to each specific model that allow us to choose the acoustics we want, that is, the level of noise we are willing to tolerate at all times.

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Based on our choice, the system will monitor the workload and temperatures of the CPU and GPU, and intelligently manage fan speeds to achieve the best possible performance while staying within that noise level we have selected (there are hundreds of profiles available).

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Resizable BAR

Another great GeForce RTX 30 Mobile exclusive. It allows the CPU to access all of the GPU’s graphics memory. This means that all of the stored data used for important elements like textures, shaders, and geometry is at your fingertips, and you’ll be able to complete duty cycles much more efficiently.

When we don’t use this technology, the processor can only access a small portion of the graphics memory, with all that that entails. It has a lot of potential, although the list of supported games, and professional applications capable of taking advantage of it, is still somewhat limited.

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Second-generation DLSS

As our regular readers will know, this is an intelligent image reconstruction technology supported by artificial intelligence, which combines several images rendered at lower than native resolution to create one with image quality equal to, or even higher than, native.

It can triple performance in some games, improves performance in professional applications, and certainly makes a huge difference.

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Hardware-accelerated ray tracing

It allows us to enjoy realistic effects in reflections, shadows, ambient occlusion, refraction and lighting. It’s a very demanding technology, but when applied well, it makes a huge generational leap in both professional and gaming environments.

It is accelerated through RT cores, and works in tandem with tensor cores, which accelerate focused workloads. in artificial intelligence, and they take other important tasks forward, such as noise reduction after applying ray tracing to a scene.

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Battery Boost

Another one of the most important technologies when it comes to laptops. It adjusts system performance so that games run at a stable 30 FPS, with no stuttering or tearing. This means that there will be no loss of frame sync, and no image tearing.

Thanks to this performance tuning, battery consumption is more efficient and battery life is extended, while maintaining a good gaming experience. According to NVIDIA, it is possible to double the battery life.

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NVDIA Reflex and NVIDIA Broadcast

The first is a technology that reduces latency to offer a superior gaming experience, and makes a noticeable difference, especially in competitive games, as it will allow us to improve our reaction times and our accuracy.

NVIDIA Broadcast technology transforms our PC into a mobile studio by integrating advanced features such as noise reduction, virtual backgrounds, and GPU-accelerated encoding to improve the quality of our live streams, chats, and video calls.

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GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile and NVIDIA Studio Ecosystem: A Very Solid Value

All GeForce RTX 30 Mobile graphics cards feature full integration with NVIDIA Studio drivers. This is a very important value because, as we anticipated, it means that with them we can seamlessly unify work and play on a single computer.

The Game Ready drivers are optimized for gaming, allowing the GeForce RTX 30 series to realize its full potential, and demonstrate how it makes a difference thanks to its hardware specialization. I’ve talked about this in previous articles, but it’s obviously necessary for me to make a little reference to it again. The GeForce RTX 30 GPUs feature, in both their desktop and notebook versions, a hardware split into three major building blocks that allow you to:

  • Achieve a high level of raster performance.
  • Accelerate ray tracing work, completely relieving the shaders of this task.
  • Accelerate tasks related to artificial intelligence, also freeing the shaders of this work.

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In the end, it’s this specialization that has allowed NVIDIA to prove that it’s possible to stay ahead in the graphics industry without always relying on raw power, and the arrival of the NVIDIA Studio drivers confirmed that this specialization was going to have a huge impact on the professional sector as well.

To give you an idea of the difference that this specialization of the GeForce RTX 30 series makes, both desktop and notebook, I want to share with you some of the most interesting features that have been coming to the most used professional applications today, and that we can enjoy without any problem with the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q that integrates the MSI Creator 15 A10UG.

Autodesk Arnold:

  • Unified rendering engine that allows easy switching between CPU and GPU rendering.
  • Support for OSL, OpenVDB volumes, on-demand texture loading, a wide selection of LPEs, lights, shaders and all cameras.
  • New USD components such as Hydra Render Delegate, Arnold USD Procedural and USD schemas for Arnold nodes and properties, which are now available on GitHub.
  • Numerous performance improvements that help maximize efficiency, including faster subdivisions, an improved Physical Sky shader, and multiple diffusion by microfacets on dielectric materials.

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Autodesk Maya:

  • Unified rendering engine that allows you to easily switch between CPU and GPU rendering.
  • Support for OSL, OpenVDB volumes, on-demand texture loading, a wide selection of LPEs, lights, shaders and all cameras.
  • New USD components such as Hydra Render Delegate, Arnold USD Procedural and USD schemas for Arnold nodes and properties, which are now available on GitHub.
  • Numerous performance improvements that help maximize efficiency, including faster subdivisions, an improved Physical Sky shader, and multiple diffusion by microfacets on dielectric materials.

A look at the enhancements announced in GTC 2021:

  • The new Studio Driver adds new functionality to GeForce Experience. Up until now, GeForce Experience has been able to optimize game settings. Now it will be able to optimize creative applications as well. More than 30 programs are now supported, including Adobe Illustrator, Lightroom, Substance Designer, Autodesk AutoCAD, and DaVinci Resolve.
  • NVIDIA Omniverse, an RTX-accelerated platform for 3D content creators now in open beta, is already helping creative teams such as Moonshine Animation, which has reduced production costs by 50 percent, and BMW Group, which has improved efficiency and reduced error rates by 30 percent.
  • Notch has integrated the latest Augmented Reality SDK into the Notch Builder, which will now feature body tracking and offer the ability to add virtual backgrounds in real time thanks to artificial intelligence.
  • OBS Studio now features Noise Removal, which removes unwanted sounds such as keyboard and microphone static.

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Adobe Premiere Rush, Premiere Pro, Blender Cycles, and V-Ray 5 for Maya

In Adobe Premiere Rush, the latest revisions of the Studio Driver will allow us to enjoy the Auto Reframe technology that, supported by the artificial intelligence Adobe Sensei, keeps the most important part of the recordings in the most important part of the recording.The new feature allows us to use in-plane filters when reformatting the aspect ratio for different social media sizes, saving us hours of manual adjustment work.

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Adobe also recently introduced Scene Edit Detection in the Premiere Pro public beta, a new NVIDIA-optimized Sensei AI feature that can automatically detect and tag cuts in video files. Clearly this can help us with a lot of manual editing.

We now jump over to Blender, where support has been added for NVIDIA’s OptiX rendering engine, which uses RT cores and tensor cores to provide advanced AI-accelerated denoising technology. This is a process that predicts final images from partially rendered results. With Blender 2.90 this technology is available across all NVIDIA GPUs, so it’s no longer exclusive to Turing-based graphics cards (RTX series), although these are obviously the ones that offer the best performance thanks to the support of RT cores and tensor cores, and yes, the difference it makes to have that hardware is pretty big.

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V-Ray 5 by Chaos Group, which is available for Autodesk Maya users, takes advantage of GPU acceleration (RT cores and tensor cores are not required, but recommended) to render through NVIDIA CUDA, which greatly improves performance working with lights, materials and color management, such as LightMix, and Layer Compositing, which allows us to finalize images directly in the V-Ray frame buffer, thus avoiding having to resort, separately, to a post-processing application.

We finish with Smart Portrait. Artists, editors and content creators now have access to a full range of functions and features that allow them to make numerous changes, ranging from gaze direction to age and lighting angles, all very easily using a built-in slider.

Such adjustments and corrections are usually quite complex, but thanks to the use of an artificial intelligence system developed by NVIDIA Research, which has been trained on numerous portraits beforehand, it is able to achieve excellent results in just a few seconds, and without any additional workload.

MSI Creator 15 A10UG with RTX 3070 Mobile: Gaming Performance

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The GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q is a graphics card that is very limited when it comes to TDP, as it has a 95 watt ceiling. Despite all this, it is capable of delivering excellent performance even in the most demanding games we can find today, thanks to NVIDIA’s successful commitment to specialization, a move that, as we have said, involved the introduction of RT cores and tensor cores.

Enabling the second-generation DLSS allows us to run Red Dead Redemption 2 smoothly in 4K and full quality, and thanks to that technology the RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q can also run other triple-A games even with ray tracing enabled, such as Control and DOOM Eternal. I must admit that I was most surprised to see how well it was able to run Cyberpunk 2077 with ultra ray tracing (lighting, shadows and reflections), as it was able to maintain stable 30 FPS averages even in the most demanding locations, while I was moving with the Kusanagi at high speed.

I think the results speak for themselves, and yes, the bottom line is that it’s impressive to see all the potential NVIDIA has been able to pack into a mere 95 watt graphics card. What can I say, this just confirms that the company made the right decision in 2018 when they introduced RT cores and Tensor cores. To complete this information as much as possible, I leave you with the minimum, average and maximum frequencies that the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q reached in these tests:

  • Minimum frequency: 780 MHz.
  • Average frequency: 1,440 MHz.
  • Maximum clock speed: 1,770 MHz.

MSI Creator 15 A10UG: Performance in Synthetic and Professional Tests

The results we obtained are generally within the expected range. The Cinebench R23 and CPU-Z tests were performed with a balanced fan profile, which means that with a high-performance profile we could achieve even better results. For reference, in CPU-Z, with the fans running at full power, the Intel Core i7-10875H’s single-threaded performance rises to 499 points.

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The performance of the SSD has more than met my expectations, as we are dealing with a PCIE Gen3 x4 type drive, and we have sequential read and write values of 3.4 GB/s and 3.1 GB/s. These are very good figures, and even more considering that we are talking about a 2.1 kilograms laptop. I haven’t noticed any thermal trottling problems in nIn any case, and the sustained performance of the unit has always been good.

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Let’s jump now to the Cinebench R23 performance tests. Again, we have a very positive result, especially considering that, as we said, we used a balanced fan profile. There’s no doubt that the Intel Core i7-10875H in the MSI Creator 15 A10UG has more than enough power to run any current game or application, and that it can deliver an optimal experience even with demanding professional tools.

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Let’s take a look at the performance of the MSI Creator 15 A10UG in different synthetic benchmarks that are focused on the professional sector. We have already said that this laptop is designed to combine work and leisure in a single device, and thanks to the duality of NVIDIA Studio and Game Ready drivers we have it very easy. We can switch between them with a simple click through the GeForce Experience interface.

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V-Ray is a rendering engine that is used as an extension in some important computer graphics applications such as 3DS Max, Maya, SketchUp and Nuke, among others. It allows us to measure both both CPU and GPU performance, and offers three different tests. In V-Ray GPU RTX, the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q is able to achieve 1,501 points, a figure that puts it, according to V-Ray’s official rankings, clearly ahead of the RTX 2070 Super Max-Q. This test takes advantage of the RT cores to deliver higher performance.

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In V-Ray GPU CUDA we see that the score drops significantly, and this has an explanation, this test does not use the RT cores of the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q. The performance loss is huge. Finally, I also wanted to attach the result that the Intel Core i7-10875H is able to achieve in the dedicated CPU test, and yes, it’s a pretty good score considering that we’re talking about a laptop processor.

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Moving on to another rendering test, Octane Bench. With RTX enabled, the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q on the MSI Creator 15 A10UG achieves fantastic results, especially considering we’re talking about a 95 watt GPU. In the image, you can see its results compared to those of a veteran GTX 980. Yes, the difference is huge, and it helps us understand the huge leap, qualitative and quantitative, that Ampere has marked.

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In BaseMark GPU, one of the most popular and widely used applications in the professional industry for measuring graphics card performance, the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q is able to easily pass the test at high quality and 4K resolution. The numbers speak for themselves, and those 9,968 points put it at the top of the official “BaseMark Power Board” rankings.

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We finish our round of tests with a classic, Blender. In this case, we enabled OptiX technology, which uses the RT cores of the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q to greatly reduce render times. This technology can cut rendering times in half, and seeing the results obtained by the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q in the MSI Creator 15 A10UG we can confirm that this is the case, for example, an RTX 3090 completes the BMW27 demo in 20 seconds without this technology, and only needs 12 seconds if we enable it. The RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q is, with OptiX enabled, faster in that test than the RTX 3090 with OptiX disabled.

MSI Creator 15 A10UG: Usage experience, temperatures and battery life

The MSI Creator 15 A10UG is a premium laptop, and this is noticeable from the very first moment. Its build quality is outstanding, the aluminum touch makes a clear difference compared to other cheaper models that opt for a plastic chassis, and both the keyboard and the touchpad offer a simply perfect response. Good work by MSI in this regard, and the screen is no slouch, not only because of the sharpness offered by a 4K panel, but also because it achieves a high level of brightness, offers good color reproduction and has perfect viewing angles at 178 degrees.

When it comes to mobility, the MSI Creator 15 A10UG is a laptop that doesn’t go for extremes, but seeks a certain balance between power and autonomy, and this has a clear consequence. It’s not a laptop designed to cover a full day’s work with a single laptop.The battery charge is not much more than a single charge. All in all, it is capable of reaching an acceptable level, as I’ve managed to get almost 8 hours of use with a single charge, and it compensates by offering a power that is not at the level of other lighter devices with more autonomy.

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The user experience for simple, everyday tasks, such as web browsing and office work, is perfect. The device flies, offers the performance you’d expect from a device in its category, and when you ask for more, it doesn’t disappoint. Thanks to the cooling system on the MSI Creator 15 A10UG, both the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q and the Intel Core i7-10875H can develop their full potential without any problem, and are able to cope with any current game in 4K, and also any professional application we want to use.

I can only make one negative comment, and that is that to maintain perfect performance without temperatures being a problem when running high workloads we must, inevitably, to tune the profile of the fans to the highest level, and this translates into a very high noise, so much so that it would be advisable to work with headphones. In the attached graph you can see the processor and GPU temperatures.

Final notes: Power for all your needs

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I think this is the best way to define the MSI Creator 15 A10UG, a laptop that aims to offer the performance of a high-end laptop but keeping, at the same time, a reasonable size, a reasonable weight and working temperatures that won’t cause any problems at any time. The latter is important, since it would be useless to have a top-of-the-range configuration if it is not possible to cool it optimally in a limited space and maintaining a weight of only 2.1 kilograms.

Want to play 4K gaming with confidence and enjoy ray tracing? With the GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q in the MSI Creator 15 A10UG you won’t have any problems, and if you want more fluidity you’ll have it very easy, just lower the graphics quality from “ultra” to “high”, and include a “high” setting.

use you can fine-tune a few things in between without having to give up good graphics quality. In this respect, the second-generation DLSS also makes a huge difference, and when starting from 4K resolution the “performance” and “ultra performance” modes are perfectly viable

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When it comes to performance in professional applications, the MSI Creator 15 A10UG has proven that it’s up to the task, and more than up to the task. The GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Max-Q, and its specialized hardware (RT cores and tensor cores), have made such a huge leap possible that, in applications like Blender, they manage to cut rendering times almost in half.

In terms of design and ergonomics, the MSI Creator 15 A10UG is also at a very high level. The quality of the display is fantastic, and the overall responsiveness of the machine, including the keyboard and touchpad, make it very comfortable to use, even during long working days.

It’s not perfect – we’ve already seen that at full throttle it’s noisy and operating temperatures can reach high levels – but the MSI Creator 15 A10UG makes up for it with top-notch performance. Its price is high, but so is its performance and build quality, and this translates into an interesting value

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Final evaluation SUMMARY

The MSI Creator 15 A10UG is a laptop that aims to offer the performance of a high-end device, but at the same time, keeping its size, reasonable weight and working temperatures that won’t cause any problems at any time. The latter is important, since it would be useless to have a top of the range configuration if it is not possible to cool it optimally in a limited space and maintaining a weight of only 2.1 kilograms. Its price is high, but so is its performance and build quality, and this translates into an interesting value.

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