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Choosing a new laptop means that you will have to decide between several models.The overall quality of a model depends on the use you make of it.To make the choice easier, we have judged this MSI Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR according to what you are going to do with it.
This article is therefore composed according to functions; What is the purpose of this model?
Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR compatible with internet use?
Chances are that your daily use is not limited to surfing the Internet, and that you need the other functions as well.It is necessary to be able to count on a quality laptop that will not let you down in 2 years, due to obsolescence.The key is to achieve balance with a cheap but solid laptop.This product will thus perfectly meet your needs.With this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR, MSI is well positioned in relation to other competing models.With a 14 inches size, it is in the average, and you can carry it relatively easily. A reasonable choice equips this model; the Core i7-10510U. Considering that the components evolve very quickly, MSI offers a laptop of good quality that will remain a good choice over several years. Moreover, because of this processor, you can be sure that you have a tool that allows you to navigate the Internet correctly. A standard equipment with 16 Gb of RAM. A large quantity, more than you will need for strictly web browsing use.
For hard drive sizing, MSI decided to put 500 Gb. This is the standard model. Almost the same as its competitors and what is currently done on the market, you will have room to store. Considering the offers currently available in terms of public cloud, and your internet usage, it is highly likely that you will never completely fill the disk space of this laptop.
In conclusion, for a web use, know that this model has an autonomy of 8 hours. That’s a good thing in case you want to take it on vacation. A feature that is probably what is expected of a laptop first and foremost.
The Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR- the right model for streaming and videos ?
You are considering laptops for standard multimedia use (watching movies, storing photos, listening to music)! MSI offers the Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR perfect for that. Not the best, however it is one of the models existing in a tight price range.
In order to see if it will meet your needs, we have tested it for audio and video use.
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 rendered image is well detailed, with a bright and vivid rendering. 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.
Unfortunately, no glossy screen is available on this model. This results in poorer quality in environments with intermediate to low light levels. It will be more delicate to perfectly distinguish the images without getting tired.
In short, you’ll prefer this finish for daytime movie viewing.
On the sound side, it Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR has good components: board and integrated speakers. To test the audio quality, we turned up the volume with a movie trailer and then with a few songs of different types. Even if the result is good, be aware that even the best laptops will never beat a hi-fi system on this point. If necessary, you can later supplement with external elements if you consider the results too insufficient.
This Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR, equipped with a processor Core i7-10510U, corresponds to a price/power ratio in the average, sufficient for a dedicated multimedia use. A mid-range element with the latest components (chipsets) ensuring better compatibility with your peripherals. You won’t have to worry about launching your audio and video applications.
Equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce MX250 graphic card, and with 16 Gb of RAM, you will be able to see your movies and even do photo editing if needed. 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. You will be able to connect all your peripherals to it.
A laptop usually has an autonomy of several hours.With 8 hours of autonomy, it is one of the best models in its range. Your viewing will not be abruptly stopped in the middle of your movie, Netflix session, or any other streaming platform.
The Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR- the right model to stay connected while travelling ?
One of the primary functions of a laptop is to be easily transportable. With this in mind, we tested the Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR. Under what conditions can you take it with you on trips, at weekends or on public transport? Or finally, is this laptop, as in many homes, just a replacement for a fixed computer?
However, we were able to discover through his overall score, that it is among the best for the travel aspect.
Its light weight allows you to take it wherever you want. It’s one of the best in its class. It’s hard to have a large, lightweight laptop; the compromise is made according to your use. One of the causes of its weight is related to the size of his 14 inches screen.
No backlit keyboard on this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR. Not necessarily useful, except for those in dimly lit places.
Finally, the absence of a glossy slab does not compromise image quality. The viewing is up to the mark.
It is a product that is easy and pleasant to use. Good image definition and a matt anti-reflective tile that you’ll appreciate when you’re outdoors, with no sun glare.
A processor Core i7-10510Uthat allows this computer to be equivalent to other laptops in terms of power and power consumption.
The manufacturer estimates a possible range that you can reduce. It is unlikely that you will reach manufacturer’s figures; rather, consider 70-80% at best.
Regarding the autonomy of this laptop, you will have 8 hours before having to reconnect; that is to say one of the best csore on the market.
Because of its probable use for travel, this laptop was thought to be thin and light with a SSD hard drive of 1 500 Gb. The main advantage of this type of hard drive is that it contains fewer moving parts and is faster than standard drives.Thanks to this, MSI was able to almost completely eliminate the noise caused by the rotation of the platters and the movements of the read/write heads existing on conventional disks.For those who will need more space, this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR will require the purchase of an external drive, as a permanent home for photos, music and your movie collection.
Even if a portable laptop stays at the hotel 80% of the time, it is relevant to have a screen that is not too big so as not to be disturbed, but big enough to enjoy the image. Because of its size, 14 inches this laptop represents a good compromise.
The connector part is very interesting, with 4 inputs available. 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…
MSI clearly provides with this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR a very good choice for the trip.
The Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR for audio or video editing ?
For this type of use, it seems necessary to turn to a high-performance product. Clearly, this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FRcorresponds perfectly to the need related to this use. Since the last generation designed by MSI, there have been many improvements on the components. This laptop will facilitate multitasking, and you will be able to simultaneously run applications such as Photoshop, Magix Video or Vegas pro with an operating Windows 10 system.
Possibly for occasional use, the processor Core i7-10510U will allow you to perform certain tasks, if they are initiated individually. Having 16 Gb de ram, it is good and powerful enough. This model comes with a pre-installed software suite by default. If on the other hand you start on pro applications, it will be necessary to add more memory.
Even if this corresponds to quality components, MSI made the choice to put only one SSD. However, for audiovisual use, we would have preferred a dual-disk system: a large-capacity hard disk for backup, and an SSD for speed of execution. Here with 500 Gb you will have enough space to store everything. It’s a product that provides enough space to save all your audio and video creations.
The pleasure of working on a computer without being a slave to the electrical connection. Being only on batteries, you have 8 hours of autonomy at your disposal. This model is one of the most powerful of the moment.
Concerning the solutions of the usb ports, MSI made the choice of economy by not installing a usb 3. This means that you’ll have to be patient when you decide to transfer your audio-visual mounts to an external key or disk.
By choosing this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR, know that you will be well beyond what most laptops offer. And much more if you finally decide to use it only for word processing or web browsing, instead of audio video editing. And at a price that is well ranked.
This is a good product to start doing audio-visual editing.
Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR the right choice to play online?
Most manufacturers are aware that the use of laptops is not limited to word processing and spreadsheets. The tests we ran showed that the choices of MSI in terms of components – the chip, the processor generation, or the quality of cooling – make this an average laptop for gaming. On the other hand, if you have to go through several hours, these same components will seem weak.
The higher the resolution of the image, the more detailed the visual rendering will be. This model is proposed in resolution 1920×1080, that is to say one of the best on the market.
The graphics NVIDIA GeForce MX250 card and processor Core i7-10510U will be sufficient to fill your screen. Even if the components are not to the level of the best, the processor Core i7-10510U and the board NVIDIA GeForce MX250 allow to achieve a very good result in terms of image and colors.
The most demanding will prefer a processor and graphics chip of the latest generation, but for the majority, MSI has chosen the features resulting in good playability on most games currently available.
For most games, this model will be suitable for gaming mode. A good compromise that justifies the choice of this model.
With its 500 Gb of space, this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR 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.
A better access to wifi on this Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR that is standard equipped with the 5GHz band. More speed for those living in full Wi-Fi areas.
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.
With an autonomy of 8 hours, it’s better than the competition.
So it’s a middle ground for gaming; enough performance at the right price. And if necessary, you can use it for internet browsing and e-mail.
Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR for office automation ?
Like the majority of its competitors, MSI has designed Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR for office automation. It is a mature product.
Customary of this OS, MSI has chosen as usual. It’s Windows 10, last generation.
Assuming that you will have to take this laptop to the office, on a trip, or any other travel, you will appreciate its weight. This model weighs 1.3 Kg, which is the best at the moment.
No numeric keypad comes standard on this model. In fact, if you want one, it will be necessary to buy a pad connected via the usb port.
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.
Under normal conditions of use, i.e. during the day, you will have no difficulty with the absence of a backlit keyboard.
As far as storage goes, this computer’s in the average. About 500 Gb, more than enough for office use.
In conclusion, this laptop is interesting. It makes it possible to make office automation for a tight price.
Finally, the Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR….
The key to choosing a new laptop is to clearly define your needs; it’s good in almost any conditions of use. Compact, elegant and efficient, the Prestige 14 A10RB-018FR is the perfect tool for anyone who wants a mobile computer.
This laptop is average for the following uses:
– listening to music and watching videos
– playing video games
– office tasks
Also, we suggest this laptop on :
– surfing on the internet
– travel use
– making audio and video editing