Comparison of MSI Trident 3 (8RC) vs ASUS ROG Strix
Comparison of ASUS ROG Strix vs MSI Trident 3 (8RC)

MSI Trident 3 (8RC) vs ASUS ROG Strix

Comparison summary

For performance MSI Trident 3 has a lot better performing processor. ASUS ROG Strix contains more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, Trident 3 has Windows 10 Pro and ROG Strix has Windows 10 Home.

For displaying graphics Trident 3 has a lot faster graphics card.

For portability Trident 3 is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

ROG Strix is cheaper.

Trident 3 has more SSD, but ROG Strix has an HDD storage.

Compare technical specifications of MSI Trident 3 (8RC)
Compare technical specifications of ASUS ROG Strix

MSI Trident 3 (8RC)

ASUS ROG Strix

Compare specifications

MSI Trident 3 (8RC)ASUS ROG Strix
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i7-8700AMD Ryzen 5 3400G
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
16gb32gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060GeForce GTX 1650
Weight
6.99 lbs (3.17 kg)17.6 lbs (7.98 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
13.93 x 9.15 x 2.83 inches16.9 x 16.9 x 7.1 inches
(35.38 x 23.24 x 7.19 cm)(42.93 x 42.93 x 18.03 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProWindows 10 Home
Hard drives
500gb SSD250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,499.00$1,329.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,499.00$1,329.00
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Amazon.com description

MSI Trident 3 8RC Gaming Desktop - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8700 6-Core Processor up to 4.60 GHz, 16GB Memory, 512GB SSD, 3GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060, Windows 10 Pro

8th Generation Intel Core i7-8700 at 3.20 GHz Processor (6MB Cache, up to 4.60 GHz)

16GB DDR4 Memory at 2133MHz, 512GB Solid State Drive, Windows 10 Pro (64-bit),

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 GPU (3GB GDDR5), USB Type-C, HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI-D

802.11ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2, Gigabit Ethernet, Mystic Light, Compact Design

MSI Mystic Light RGB LED Lighting, VR-Ready, VR Link HDMI Port, 330W AC Adapter

ASUS ROG Strix Gaming and Entertainment Desktop PC (AMD Ryzen 5 3400G 4-Core, 32GB RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD + 1TB HDD (3.5), GTX 1650, WiFi, Bluetooth, 1xHDMI, Win 10 Home) with Hub

【Upgraded】 Seal is opened for Hardware/Software upgrade only to enhance performance. No Display ; 802.11ac Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, Ethernet LAN (RJ-45), No Webcam

【Powerful Performance with AMD Ryzen 5 3400G Quad Core】 4th Gen AMD Ryzen 5 3400G 3.70GHz Processor (upto 4.2 GHz, 4MB Cache, 4-Cores) ; NVIDIA GTX 1650 4GB GDDR5 Dedicated Graphics

【High Speed and Multitasking】 32GB DDR4 DIMM; 500W Power Supply, Air Cooling CPU Cooler; Iron Grey Color

【Enormous Storage】 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD + 1TB HDD; 6 USB 3.2 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Display Port (DP), 1 x Microphone Jack, 1 x Headphone Jack., Windows 10 Home-64, 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from GreatPriceTech (Professionally upgraded by GreatPriceTech)