Comparison of Apple MacBook Pro (MVVJ2B/A) vs MSI PS42 8RB-221UK (9S7-14B121-221)
Comparison of MSI PS42 8RB-221UK (9S7-14B121-221) vs Apple MacBook Pro (MVVJ2B/A)

Apple MacBook Pro (MVVJ2B/A) vs MSI PS42 8RB-221UK (9S7-14B121-221)


Comparison summary

For performance Apple MacBook Pro has a lot faster processor. It also contains more memory.

MSI PS42 8RB-221UK is cheaper.

The laptops have different operating systems, Pro has macOS and PS42 8RB-221UK has Windows 10.

For displaying graphics Pro has a lot better graphics card.

For portability PS42 8RB-221UK is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

They have different storage types, Pro has an 500gb HDD and PS42 8RB-221UK has an 250gb SSD.

Compare technical specifications of Apple MacBook Pro (MVVJ2B/A)
Compare technical specifications of MSI PS42 8RB-221UK (9S7-14B121-221)

Apple MacBook Pro (MVVJ2B/A)

MSI PS42 8RB-221UK (9S7-14B121-221)

Compare specifications

Apple MacBook Pro (MVVJ2B/A)MSI PS42 8RB-221UK (9S7-14B121-221)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i5-8250U
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Radeon Pro 5300MGeForce MX150
Screen size
3.31 kg1.19 kg
Size (length x width x height)
39.7 x 28.3 x 6.1 cm32.2 x 22.2 x 1.59 cm
(15.6299212439 x 11.1417322721 x 2.4015748007 inches)(12.6771653414 x 8.7401574714 x 0.62598425133 inches)
Operating system (OS)
macOSWindows 10
Hard drives
500gb HDD250gb SSD List Price
£2,399.00£1,009.66 Lowest New Price
£2,169.00£1,009.66 Lowest Used Price
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£599.99 description

New Apple MacBook Pro (16-inch, 16GB RAM, 512GB Storage, 2.6GHz Intel Core i7) - Space Grey

Ninth-generation 6-core Intel Core i7 processor

Stunning 16-inch Retina display with True Tone technology

Touch Bar and Touch ID

AMD Radeon Pro 5300M graphics with GDDR6 memory

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Six-speaker system with force-cancelling woofers

Four Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports

Up to 11 hours of battery life

MSI PS42 8RB-221UK 14 - Inch Creator Laptop - (Intel i5-8250U, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, MX150 Windows 10 Home)

IPS 72% Narrow Bezel + Wide-view Display and Matrix Display (Extend) and up to 10 Hours battery life

MSI's exclusive Cooler Boost 3 Technology, with 2 dedicated fans and 3 heat pipes, stands out among the competition, keeping your laptop cool even in intense usage

PS42 provides up to 4 USB ports in a small form factor. The highly efficient USB 3.1 transfers 10x faster than USB 2.0