7TH GENERATION INTEL® CORE™ i7 PROCESSORS
The 7th Generation unlocked Intel® Core™ i7 Processor utilizes a power-efficient microarchitecture, advanced process technology and silicon optimizations to deliver faster performance than processors of the previous generation. For GT series with the Core i7-7820HK SKU, CPU frequency can be stretched from 3.8 GHz to 4.2 GHz by SHIFT Turbo mode through Dragon Center. Moreover, the CPU core performance increases more than 10% compared with that of i7-6820HK. CPU multimedia performance is around 10% faster than Core i7-6820HK. 4K video decoding/transcoding is also improved by 6%~10% .The new media engine also delivers power-efficient VP9 and HEVC 10-bit hardware acceleration. 4K video playback with HDR visual quality is therefore significantly improved versus previous generation processors. The perfect combination of MSI gaming laptops and the 7th Generation unlocked Intel ® Core™ i7 K Series Processors shall bring you up to 25% performance enhancement for smoother VR experience on heavy loading VR games. The overclockable processor on MSI gaming laptops allows players to easily increase the clock speed, and play the latest games at enthusiast level 4K gaming.
*The overclock function may vary by model (only available on K series CPU models) and the overclock capability may differ depending on the CPU limitations.
SUPER RAID 4 STORAGE – LOAD GAMES IN SECONDS
Get in the game before everyone else with Super RAID 4, MSI’s fastest RAID 0 storage configuration. Combining dual M.2 PCI-E Gen 3.0 x4 SSD’s utilizing NVMe technology, harness the full performance potential of the Gen 3.0 SSD through the optimization of the hardware and software outputting extreme read speeds over 3300MB/s. Load games works in seconds!
*This specification may vary by model.
PCI-E GEN3x 4 SSD – ULTRA SPEED STORAGE
Get in the game before everyone else with the latest PCI-E Gen 3.0 x4 bandwidth utilizing NVMe technology on single M.2 SSD. Harness the full performance potential of the Gen 3.0 SSD through the optimization of the hardware and software outputting extreme read speeds up to 2200MB/s, 5x faster than SATA3 SSD's.
*This specification may vary by model.
LATEST ARCHITECTURE DDR4-2400 MEMORY SUPPORT
Get the best possible performance out of your notebook with support of the advanced DDR4-2400 memory, achieving over 32GB/s in reading speed and 36GB/s in writing. With over 40% faster performance than previous generations DDR3-1600, DDR4-2400 is the new laptop standard to take your extreme gaming experience to the next level.
COOLER BOOST TITAN - TRIPLE FANS WITH 15 HEAT PIPES FOR EXTREME SLI GRAPHICS PLATFORM
Heat is the most original element on earth. It’s pure physics that more energy will generate more heat. Cooling is therefore a knotty task to tackle with. Cooler Boost Titan consists of three enhanced fans. Two Whirlwind Blade with 29 blades plus one 23 blades fan for GPU and CPU increase 30% more airflow at same RPM. Independent thermal solution on both CPU and GPU with a total of 15 heat pipes make sure that the overclocked CPU keep its highest performance while maintaining the best SLI graphics output of the mobile platform.
DYNAMIC TEMPERATURE / PERFORMANCE BALANCING
The exclusive MSI “SHIFT” technology pushes system to the extreme while minimizing noise and temperature. Switch between different profiles either push your system to the extreme or in the pursuit of longer battery life. Easily activate it by pressing the FN + F7 hotkey combo, or via the Dragon Gaming Center.
ONE PORT FOR ULTRA DATA TRANSFER, 4K PIXELS AND 5V/3A DEVICE CHARGING
MSI is the first in the world to adopt the Thunderbolt 3 interface on its gaming notebooks. The latest and fastest interface Thunderbolt 3 supports up to 40Gbps data transfer rates and 4K displays with daisy chain capabilities. Its USB 3.1 ultra speed interface supports up to 5V and 3A current output for charging.
THE ULTIMATE PC GAMING PLATFORM
Get Game Ready with GeForce® GTX.
GeForce® GTX delivers the fastest performance, with the most advance gaming technologies (NVIDIA GameWorks™) and the best gaming ecosystem (GeForce Experience™).
Unleash your gaming dominance with the revolutionary new GPUs that turn your mobile rig into a sleek, powerful gaming weapon. GeForce® GTX 10-Series GPUs have come to laptops, powered by the game-changing NVIDIA Pascal™ architecture to deliver unbeatable energy-efficiency, gaming technologies, and VR immersion wherever you game.
GeForce® GTX 10-Series GPUs give you up to 3X the performance of previous-generation GPUs. They’re built with ultra-fast FinFET, the latest high-bandwidth memory technologies, and support for DirectX 12 features to deliver the fastest, smoothest gaming notebook experiences.
THE LATEST GAMING TECHNOLOGIES
These innovative GPUs were created to meet the demands of next-generation displays, including VR, ultra-high-resolution, and multiple monitors. NVIDIA GameWorks™ technologies give you extremely smooth, cinematic gameplay, plus revolutionary NVIDIA Ansel™ that lets you capture 360-degree in-game images and view them in VR.
Discover next-generation VR performance on GeForce® GTX 1080 / GTX 1070 / GTX 1060 , the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets—driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.
NVIDIA'S LATEST GEFORCE® GTX 1080 SLI GPU IS READY TO AMAZE YOU ON MSI GAMING NOTEBOOKS
MSI is the world's 1st gaming notebook to have this latest NVIDIA next gen. GPU solution onboard. Performance of NVIDIA's next generation GeForce® GTX 1080 SLI GPU is expected to improve more than 40% than GeForce® GTX 900M Series SLI. With the innovative Cooler Boost cooling solution and MSI’s special gaming features catered for gamers, the NVIDIA's latest GeForce® GTX 1080 SLI GPU shall be able to release its full performance completely on MSI gaming laptops. By offering “one click to VR” solution and a totally immersive and smooth gaming experiences, the new MSI gaming laptops is going to shatter desktop performance cliché and amaze gamers with refreshing point of views on MSI gaming laptops.
EMBRACE THE ENTHUSIAST LEVEL VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCE
The perfect combination of MSI gaming laptops and Nvidia next gen. graphics (GeForce® GTX 1080 / GTX 1070 / GTX 1060) shall bring you the enthusiast level of VR experience. Certified by both Nvidia and VIVE, MSI is the 1st VR ready gaming laptop brand. We provide an exceptionally smooth, powerful mobile platform for ultimate VR games. Perfect for you to immerse in the amazing artificial world and explore new ways of gaming.
IPS LEVEL, TRUE-TO-LIFE VIEWING EXPERIENCE
IPS level display with higher gamut of 72% NTSC color range takes image clarity to a whole new level with higher pixel resolution. Images are amazingly 40% more sharp and vivid in contrast level and 20% clearer in brightness level compared with those on regular TN panels. Hence, images are more vivid even from left and right side of the viewing angle. When you're playing games, you will have breathtaking and brilliantly true-to-life viewing experience.
*This feature may vary by SKU and country.
BEST SURROUND MODE ON GT SERIES GAMING NOTEBOOKS
Expand the vision for extreme gaming experience. Embrace immersive gaming experience by expanding your gaming real estate across 3 external displays in 4K UHD resolution with the Latest Surround Mode technology.
MSI GT series has innovative design of pure discrete graphics mode. The Matrix Display on GT series therefore supports up to 3 external 4K displays, 4 displays in total simultaneously through one HDMI (4K @ 60Hz) compatible port, one Mini DisplayPort 1.2 and one Thunderbolt 3* (Type-C port) plus the laptop built-in display. Multi-task is made possible even during competitive gameplays. Connect the laptop to HDTV display, Matrix Display supports 4K output with a resolution up to 3840 x 2160 @60Hz.
MSI Matrix Display and Latest Surround Mode technologies create an ideal environment for extreme gaming experience and pleasant multimedia entertainment.
*A Type-C to Mini DisplayPort cable is required.
ALL NEW ID DESIGN, 18.4” GAMING MONSTER WITH SLI
Inspired by ultimate weapon in Sci-Fi scenarios and the previous GT80, the design should give it a fluid look with feeling of light speed. The engineers refine every detailed component and enhance the mechanical materials while staying true to its extreme performance. The GT83 Titan SLI is no doubt the world's most powerful 18.4” SLI gaming notebook in the mobile market.
TRUE COLOR TECHNOLOGY
MSI has partnered with Portrait Displays, Inc. in developing a level of accuracy for display technology that sets a new standard, the MSI True Color Technology. MSI True Color Technology guarantees that each panel in a MSI notebook comes with the finest precision in color. After examination and an extensive factory calibration process by MSI True Color Technology, the panel quality will be more accurate, close to 100% sRGB. Hence, each color is delivered with the highest standard precision in detail, guaranteeing excellent color fidelity for many application uses.
True Color Profile
True Color Technology also offers prefect color accuracy for 5 more scenarios. Work or play, you can easily switch to the mode that best suits your eyes. And get to see clearer than your enemies to always get one step ahead of the rest. The profile sharing feature permits you to share your True Color settings to other users anywhere.
8H DRAGON SHIELD DRAGON SPIRIT AS STRONG AS DIAMOND
Pure, passionate, focused, persistent, iron will, these are characteristics of a professional gamer. In honor of these extraordinary people, the new Dragon Shield covered with a layer of Corning Glass is inlaid on MSI gaming notebooks. The new Dragon Shield is 8H on hardness scale and is like clarity for glass, flexibility for plastics and water resistance for rubber. It is a true tribute to the combination of MSI's powerful dragon spirit and MSI product as beautiful and shiny as diamond.
LIVE THE COMPLETE AND IMMERSIVE VR EXPERIENCE
Unchain the multichannel audio engine of your VR video game with Nahimic VR. More and more VR video games will be supporting the 7.1 audio surround. Unfortunately, they are locked in stereo. Nahimic VR is the world first audio solution to bring the 7.1 sound to a regular stereo headset. We provide specific audio algorithms that are capable of improving the 3D sound field drastically over HDMI and USB output. The result is a full and breathtaking VR experience for the gamers through combining VR video and 3D audio all together at once. Just click on the Nahimic VR button to turn on the VR audio effect through the Dragon Center, and prepare to be stunned!
ESS SABRE HIFI AUDIO DAC
16x Higher Headset Audio Detail than CD
Push the limits of your audio peripherals and hear the difference with the SABRE Audio DAC. Support 32bit/384KHz sampling rate. Drive your high quality headset from 16ohm to 600ohm which gives highest sound detail, up to 127dB DNR unmatched by PC, Mac or mobile devices DAC. Discover new details that you’ve been missing or maintain the upper-hand in competitive FPS matches where every bit of sound counts.of sound counts.
NAHIMIC AUDIO ENHANCER
Nahimic audio software offers high definition sound technology which boosts the audio and voice performance of your gaming computer. Enjoy an immersive virtual 7.1 sound over your standard stereo equipment!
SOUND BY DYNAUDIO 4 + 1 SPEAKER SYSTEM, 2 SPEAKERS FOR EACH CHANNEL
Years of cooperation between MSI and one of the world’s leading speaker manufacturers Dynaudio has led up to the finest sound system in series notebook. The true 4+1 speaker system, 2 speakers for each channel delivers an authentic sound experience you will not have heard previously in a notebook, you simply need to hear it to believe it. Power amplitude has gone up by 50% from previous generations, meaning a full 10dB volume increase. You will be able to enjoy your games or movies in a whole new way with the Dynaudio sound offered in serie notebook.
CHERRY MX SPEED SLIVER SWITCHES WITH RGB MULTI-COLOR BACKLIGHTING
Not just being the first, this gaming notebook is also the only gaming notebook in the world to have a Cherry MX Speed Sliver RGB Switches onboard. These Cherry’s new MX Speed switches have the best responsive and tactile feedback with a 1.2mm mechanical actuation, light operation 45g key switches and durability of Gold contact. Designed and made by MSI, this masterpiece is now capable of shining in the dark with multi-color RGB backlighting and allows you to click and clack even faster than ever before. Extreme gaming is no longer the purpose here, but the pursuit of the perfection of an art masterpiece.
ONE TOUCH SWITCH BETWEEN TOUCHPAD & NUMERIC KEYPAD
Packing the up-to-date touch pad with numeric keypad feature, the switch design is easy and simple. Just one touch, gamers can easily switch between these 2 functions.
THE REAL DEAL: A KEYBOARD ALL GAMERS DESIRE FOR
Every hardware detail of this keyboard is calculated and especially designed for professional gamers’ needs. The keyboard has ergonomically-designed keys for better responsive and tactile feedback, optimum WASD zone and support of anti-ghosting capability for up to 45 keys. All these delicate designs are for you to gain full command over gaming missions.
STEELSERIES ENGINE 3 (SSE3) – TARGET, POSITION, AIM AND FIRE
During gameplay, SteelSeries Engines 3 serves as your firearm. With SSE3, you get to suit up your weapon with cool look by lightening it up with multiple backlit colors, transform your keyboard into a high technology firearm by setting up several keys into one key command and cloud syncing all SteelSeries gears together.
*Keyboard backlit is red single color on GT80 and GS40 series and white single color on certain models of GE series.
ONE APP, TOTAL CONTROL OF YOUR GAMING SYSTEM
Dragon Center provides six functions to get a total control of your personal computer : easy access to all apps at once (App Portal), real-time system performance monitor (System Monitor) and LED effect control (LED Wizard). Moreover, under System Tuner tab, users may adjust parameters through MSI VR Ready / X Boost / True Color technologies, modify Fans Speed and activate the SHIFT technology to achieve Dynamic Temperature / Performance Balancing or to overclock the system CPU/GPU (Non-K CPU models only support overclocking GPU). All of these functions can be done in just one click. Mobile monitor and adjust your system profile and LED settings are also made possible (Mobile Center). When in need of solving a problem, click on the Tool & Help tab to get consult immediately. Dragon Center empowers users to facilitate tweaking process without occupying system resources.
KILLER DOUBLESHOT PRO – PROTECTING YOUR PING
Stop losing games to lag with Killer DoubleShot Pro. Protect and prioritize networking traffic while preventing lag spikes so you can game without fear and play at your best. Select programs you want your network to prioritize to ensure maximum bandwidth and track your speeds with the easy-to-use Killer Networking Manager. Killer DoubleShot Pro consists of one Killer E2500 Gigabit Ethernet controller and one Killer Wireless-AC 1535 chipset and improves average latency by 3.5 times compared with those utilizing 802.11ac.
KILLER SHIELD – SMOOTHER GAMEPLAY
Killer Shield ensures smoother uploads and download processes. Lower latency and less Jitter optimize gameplay experience. Less pin rate floating reassures more fluent gameplays.
XSPLIT GAMECASTER VERSION 2.9 STREAMING YOUR GAMING TALENTS TO THE WORLD
MSI offers 1 year premium license of XSplit Gamecaster for free. Gamers can now get super professional live streams going by blending into the background. Broadcast your gameplay videos live to Twitch, YouTube, UStream and etc. in just 3 steps. You may login easily with your social network accounts and edit gameplay videos directly on this app. It’s simple, easy to use and ideal for sharing your gameplay with friends, family or the world - or for capturing those perfect gaming moments, just for the heck of it.