MSI Summit E15 A11SCS-208 is an ultra-thin and light professional laptop with a compact, elegant design. It comes with an Intel Core i7 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX. This is a high-performance laptop and can smoothly handle all computing tasks, including more demanding ones that require high graphics detail such as photo and video editing. And yes, the Summit E15 is a great laptop for video editing.
MSI shipped the Summit E15 A11SCS-208 with an Intel Core i7-1185G7 and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX1650Ti Max-Q.
The Intel Core i7-1185G7 is a high-performance processor. This is a power-efficient processor with 4 cores, 8 threads, frequencies from 3.00GHz up to 4.80GHz, 12MB L3 cache, and Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EUs.
Meanwhile, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX1650Ti Max-Q is a mid-range graphics card for laptops with a dedicated 4MB GDDR6 VRAM.
MSI also installed the memory of 16GB(2 x 8 GB) 3200 MHz DDR4 SDRAM and the storage of 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD into this laptop. Both have fast-performance and are reliable.
The hardware inside ensures the Summit E15 can work with all computing tasks assigned to it effortlessly. The demanding tasks that need high graphics detail like photo or video editing are able to smoothly handle as well.
Gaming? Well, this laptop is also capable to run any kind of game, including demanding ones.
MSI Summit E15 features a 15.6-inch Full HD display with thin bezels on both sides that make it seems wider. The screen provides detailed images with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and a ratio of 16:9. The refresh rate is 60Hz and it has a color gamut of 72% NTSC and 100% sRGB. And like most screens today, it comes as well with LED-backlit and IPS tech which give it wide viewing angles. Well, this is a good screen for video editing.
The interface options on Summit E15 are sufficient for work. Available on the left side are two Thunderbolt 4 ports, an HDMI port, and a Mic-in/Headphone-out Combo jack. Other than that, there is two USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports and a Micro SD (UHS-III) Card Reader slot on the right side.
The Thunderbolt 4 port supports Power Delivery, DisplayPort 1.4a, and USB 4.0 Type-C, while the HDMI port supports a 4K@60Hz external display.
As for network communication, this laptop uses Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201(2×2) ax and Bluetooth 5.1.
The 4-cell 82 Wh Lithium polymer battery inside has a great life, up to 16 hours. Of course, it depends on the usage and condition of the laptop. But it’s great due to more than enough for a day of work.
With its slim and compact design, the MSI Summit E15 will become a comfortable laptop to carry around for working outdoor. By the way, this laptop has a dimension of 14.06 x 9.21 x 0.67 inches and a weight of 3.64 lbs, a nice one, right?
In the end, you will agree that MSI Summit E15 A11SCS-208 is a great laptop for video editing. Having a high-performance engine and a bright, detailed screen panel along with a long-life battery and portable design, this laptop is ready to handle all computing tasks as well as demanding tasks like photo and video editing.
The Summit E15 A11SCS-208 has a price of $1,699.00 at the time of this review. Indeed, it is expensive but worth it compare to its specification and ability.
Laptop for Video Editing
Summary of MSI Summit E15 A11SCS-208
|Processor||Intel Core i7-1185G7/Quad-Core/3.00GHz - 4.80GHz/12MB|
|RAM||16GB(2 x 8 GB) 3200 MHz DDR4 SDRAM|
|Storage||1TB M.2 NVMe SSD|
|Graphics Processor||Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 96EUs
NVIDIA GeForce GTX1650Ti Max-Q 4MB GDDR6 VRAM.
|Display||15.6-inch Full HD 1920x1080 16:9 60Hz 72%NTSC 100% sRGBLED-backlit IPS display|
|I/O Options||2 x Thunderbolt 4 [Support Power delivery, DP 1.4a, USB 4.0]
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2
1 x HDMI (supports 4K @ 60Hz)
1 x Mic-in/Headphone-out Combo
1 x Micro SD (UHS-III) Card Reader
|Networking||Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201(2×2) ax
|Battery||4-cell 82 Wh Lithium polymer battery (up to 16 hours)|
|Dimensions||14.06 x 9.21 x 0.67 inches|