The more you look into laptop gaming the more you see units all over the map.
Now if you felt like it wasn't a good deal, NOTHING can change your mind. Go for a refund and get the unit you think delivered what you really wanted.
-> That aside I continue to encounter folk that compare desktops to laptops in this area. The laptop does not have to cooling available to run both CPU and GPU at full tilt. So the laptop maker may have to de-tune these to avoid a melt down.
My MSI laptop benchmark is like budget, last gen laptop. SPecs:
GS75 Stealth 8SE
OS: Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit Ver.1803(OS build 17134.753)
BIOS Version: E17G1IMS.105
BIOS Release Date: 2019/02/12
EC Version: 17G1EMS1.1020125201909:14:25
CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8750H CPU @ 2.20GHz
Memory: 16 GB @ 1333 MHz
- 16 GB, DDR4-2667, Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CTD
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060, 6144 MB
Graphics: Intel(R) UHD Graphics 630, 1024 MB
VBIOS Version: 90.06.2d.40.49,6291456
Drive: SSD, SAMSUNG MZVLB512HAJQ-00000, 476.94 GB
Network: Killer E2500 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
SHIFT mode: SportMode
Now my 3dMark (fire strike) scores is 12895 while minimum for the hardware is 13646 and competitors laptop have 15500.
Forza Horizon 4 benchmark screenshot comparison shows that my fps is similar to gtx1060m which technically is 35% slower. The graphics card is almost identical to gtx 1070m which my fps in nowhere near to.
Also iv tried playing Kingdom Come Deliverance, where i should get 66fps ultra, yet i get 30-55 on high settings. Did i get scamed ?
Also a short demo video: https://vimeo.com/334446865 frames should never go that low. crazy. Is this an out of season april fools joke ? I mean it must be, defective?