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 GPU is expected to improve more than 40% than GeForce® GTX 900M Series. With the innovative Cooler Boost cooling solution and MSI’s special gaming features catered for gamers, the NVIDIA's latest GeForce® GTX 1080 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.
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor
The 7th Generation unlocked Intel® Core™ i7 Processor utilizes a power-efficient micro-architecture, 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. 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 overclock function may vary by model (only available on K series CPU models) and the overclock capability may differ depending on the CPU limitations.
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.
One Port for Ultra Data Transfer 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.
Cooler Boost Titan
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 dual enhanced fans, the Whirlwind Blade. Each fan has 29 blades, increasing 30% more airflow at same RPM. Independent thermal solution on both CPU and GPU with a total of 10 heat pipes make sure that heat doesn’t pile up on either CPU or GPU, so that both can deliver its best under extreme gaming.
A Keyboard Made for Gamers
Exclusive keyboard position and golden triangle layout to offer faster and longer-lasting keyboard action. Full color backlight LED management. Depending on your mood and desires, you can choose from more than 1,000 color combinations and five different scenario modes for the keyboard.
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