Latest 6th Generation Intel ® Core™ i7 Processors
Skylake is codename of the brand new 14nm micro-architecture of
Intel’s latest 6th generation processors. The Skylake platform
requires lower power consumption but delivers better performance
than before. CPU performance of Core i7 6700HQ is 20% faster than
i7 4720HQ under average usage. For optional models of GT series,
will have special version of Core i7 6820HK with overclock
capability from 3.7GHz to over 4GHz, the overclock frequency may
differ depends on the CPU capability.
PCI-E GEN3x 4 SSD – LOAD GAMES IN SECONDS
Get in the game before everyone else with the latest PCI-E Gen
3.0x4 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.
Cooler Boost 3: Keep Calm Under Pressure
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. MSI exclusive Cooler Boost 3 technology
creates dual thermal modules internally by allocating dedicated
heat pipes for GPU and CPU. A total of 4 heat pipes and dual fans
actively and effectively push heat out of the system.
“SHIFT” – Boost Performance under Controlled Noise &
The exclusive MSI “SHIFT” technology pushes system to the extreme
while minimizing noise and temperature. Switch between three
profiles “Sport,” “Comfort,” and “Green” to reach balance between
system performance and comfortable user experience.
SHIFT is activated by the FN + F7 hotkey combo, or via the Dragon
- Runs CPU and GPU at the highest frequency for maximum
- Limits GPU frequency to level 1. Maintain GPU temperature at a
maximum of 89°C.
- Disables Intel Turbo boost and limits GPU frequency to level 2.
Control CPU and GPU temperatures at a maximum of 85°C.
Super Port – One Port for Everything
Whatever you need, you can get it done with just one Super Port.
Transfer massive files faster than ever with up to 1000MB/s
transfer rates. Get more pixel power supporting dual 4K displays
and extend your field of view with daisy chain capabilities. Even
charge your phones, tablet and any device faster on-the-go or at
home (support up to 3A current).
- Data transfer speed up to 10Gbps
- Dual 4K LCD output
- Charging higher-power devices with 5V @ 3A
Output dual 4K displays with single Super Port. Enjoy your game
with double sensation.
Latest architecture DDR4-2133 Memory Support
Get the best possible performance out of your notebook with support
of the advanced DDR4-2133 memory, achieving over 2.9GB/s in reading
speed and 3.2GB/s in writing. With over 30% faster performance than
previous generations DDR3-1600, DDR4-2133 is the new laptop
standard to take your extreme gaming experience to the next
The Real Deal:
A Keyboard All Gamers Desire For
Every hardware detail of this keyboard is calculated and especially
designed for professional gamers’ needs. Better responsive and
tactile feedback, optimum WASD zone and support of multi-key inputs
are all for gamers to gain full command over gaming missions.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR GAME STYLE
SteelSeries Engine is an app that transforms your keyboard in to a
lethal gaming weapon. Here, you can customize each individual key,
create different macros, manage keyboard lighting and customize the
keyboard to your liking.
Freedom to Play
SteelSeries Engine will automatically recognize what game you are
playing and open your saved profile(s) for that game. You can
create your own profiles for other applications and then have
SteelSeries Engine open the corresponding profile when you start up
FRIENDLY UI DESIGN
The SteelSeries Engine is easy to understand by using pictorial
representations of devices along with basic drag-and-drop
techniques to assign key presses, complex macros, device profiles
and buttons. Also features intuitive macro creation with
customizable colors, fonts, and names for everything.
99% PROGRAMMABLE MACRO/HOTKEY
Every gamer can easily customize every individual key as hot key to
personalize his own play style, greatly increase the convenience on
* FN, F1-F12 keys except
QUICKLY LAUNCH APPS WITH JUST ONE CLICK
Gamers can assign application launches to specific keys, avoiding
the need to browse through endless menus.
4 keyboard layers options!!
There are 4 layers for gamers to set 4 usage scenario or game. Not
only that, while playing the game, gamers can easily and quickly
switch layer*, such as a chat screen with friends.
Communication with friends is not interrupted!!
*The layers switch key is “Fn+1~4”
Intelligent keypress macro capabilities
There are virtually unlimited keypress macro creation capabilities.
Anything you can do on a mouse or a keyboard can be programmed
along with specific event timing. You can even program mouse events
into keyboard macros. Your macros will be running at a high
priority in your computers Operating System, yet it does NOT
interfere with your real time actions during gameplay.
Create your own text macro
Besides keypress macro, SteelSeries Engine also can create the text
macro for gamers’ talk. By this way, gamers can have simultaneously
multi-party conversation and do not waste time in doing repetitive
Create your own text macro
KLM (Keyboard light 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, enabling you to be the coolest gamer at any LAN
Unlimited profile possibilities
Profiles are sets of macros, button assignments, and device
configurations that are frequently used together. An unlimited
number of profiles, with customizable names, can be stored in the
SteelSeries Engine. It provides predefined profiles for common
games which can be used directly or as templates for your custom
Statistics to analyze and improve
Whether you're playing an FPS or editing in Photoshop, being better
and more efficient is something we want to help you achieve. Use
the Statistics module to record your keyboard or mouse actions.
Then review the peripheral heat map, which shows with both color
and numbers the frequency of your key or button presses. You can
then use this information to fine tune your macros as well as your
key and mouse button assignments to optimize your tools to play
Silver Lining Print
See more and do more in the night with high-grade silver lining
printed keys. See the full color spectrum on the SteelSeries
multicolor keyboard and enjoy longer lasting keys worry free of
long-term wear and tear.
*Optional for only few language keyboard layouts
ESS SABRE HiFi Audio DAC – Evolve Details You Hear
Push the limits of your audio peripherals and hear the difference
with the SABRE Audio DAC. Support 24bit/192kbps sampling rate.
Drive your high quality headset from 16ohm to 600ohm which gives
highest sound detail, up to 122dBA 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.
*Available on GT and GS certain SKU.
Nahimic Virtual Surround Sound - Military Technology, the Next
Originally developed for military fighter jets, Nahimic specializes
in 3D sound software processing and audio improvements offering
virtual 7.1 sound in immersive high definition. Designed to work
with standard audio and stereo equipment, Nahimic transports gamers
into the action, allowing them to sense every footstep, hear every
bullet whizzing past, and feel every explosion. It also features a
high definition audio recorder to easily capture and stream studio
quality sound and is only available on MSI gaming laptops.
Highly immersive 7.1 virtualization Brings an ultra realistic
Powerful AND deep bass Emphasizes the sub frequencies of expiosion
shockwaves and brings vibrancyto the gaming soundtracks
Because each sound can be decisive Raises up the highest
frequencies in order to highlight all the important tiny details
(footsteps, gunshot whistles…).
Noise gate & Noise reduction
Removes 90% of the noise Removes the noise from your
communications. The result is a crystal clear in-game voice com in
*Available on select models
SOUND BY DYNAUDIO
To satisfy consumers desire to experience high quality sound
effects, MSI partnered with top audio brand Dynaudio, which has a
devoted aspiration for “Authentic Fidelity” to meet this demanding
standard. It equips the MSI GAMING-Series gaming notebook with
top-notch audio features, creating a realistic sound and immersive
effects. Dynaudio delivers an authentic sound experience by
boosting power amplitude 50% more than the previous generation,
meaning a volume increase over 10dBA. Any high quality stereo
source is transformed into true-to-life, multi-channel sound. No
need to purchase extra speakers, wires or speaker stands to
appreciate room-filling sound.
The MSI Audio Boost design enhances the output sound detail and
sound stage by 30% more. The gold flash audio jack provides stable
sound transmission (reduced obstruction) and works in conjunction
with the optimized headsets AMP (Audio Power Amplifier) design,
characterized by low noise and low distortion, to greatly enhance
headphone performance and faithfully reproduce each acoustic
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 supports both Killer Gb LAN and WiFi IEEE
802.11ac dual band protocol and improves average latency by 3.5
times compared with those utilizing IEEE 802.11ac.
Killer Shield – Smoother Gameplay
One more protection for smoother uploads and download processes.
Less pin rate floating reassures more fluent gameplays.
SHOW OFF YOUR SKILLS TO THE WORLD
XSplit Gamecaster lets you easily record your gaming moments and
broadcast your live gameplay sessions to Twitch, YouTube, UStream
and more. It's simple, easy to use and ideal for sharing your
gameplay with the world. So what are you waiting for? Join the
revolution and start streaming and recording with XSplit Gamecaster
Use XSplit Gamecaster to stream all of your gaming activities
Webcam & chroma key
Add a webcam and show your game face
Share your broadcast
Share your broadcast and conquer the world
Draw attention whilst casting with in-game annotations
Record & upload
Organize and upload your greatest gaming moments
TriDef SmartCam Integration
Revolutionary background removal without the need of a green
Adaptive Bitrate Technology
Automatically adjusts your bitrate to minimize connection drops so
you can enjoy uninterrupted streaming.
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 the 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 use applications.
MSI has partnered with Portrait Displays, Inc. in developing a
level of accuracy for display technology that sets a new standard.
Trusting that the displays colors naturally represent the content
is MSI’s objective.
TRUE COLOR PROFILE
Vision and sound are the most important two factors in this field.
You now get to see clearer than your enemies to always get one step
ahead of the rest. Besides Gaming Mode, 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. The
profile sharing feature permits you to share your True Color
settings to other users anywhere.
Expand the vision for extreme gaming experience. MSI innovative
Matrix Display supports up to 3 external displays simultaneously.
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. MSI Matrix Display
technology creates an ideal environment for extreme gaming
experience and pleasant multimedia entertainment.
World' 1st gaming notebook
with Wide-viewing Angle display
Experience better image quality, the Wide-view angle panel enhanced
20% more contrast level and 20% more brightness level than TN
panel, with vivid colors and consistent brightness levels whether
you’re looking at the screen from above, below, the front or the
Insanely Powerful. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
Discrete Graphics Card with GDDR5 3GB VRAM
The NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970M Series brings extreme, next-generation
graphics performance to serious gaming notebooks. As the first
graphics solution to reach a score over 9,000 in 3DMark 11, the
GeForce GTX 970M delivers extremely fast and fluid gameplay at the
highest settings and resolutions in a lightweight and portable
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Windows 10 (64-Bit)
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
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Intel® HD Graphics 530
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Nahimic sound technology
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1920 x 1080
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