The new MSI at Computex 2017
At the meeting in Taipei the consumer electronics Computex 2017 MSI held a presentation of a new line of gaming equipment. Was presented a powerful 18-inch GT75VR Titan gaming laptop for enthusiasts GE63VR and GE73VR Raider, ultra slim GS63VR and GS73VR Stealth Pro, desktop computer an unusual design Infinite A and mini PC Trident 3 Arctic. The company’s stand was devoted to the topic “gaming on a new level”, where all visitors could try out a realistic racing simulation in virtual reality. Read more about all the new products read on.
“MSI once again raises the bar of possibilities for the industry of PC gaming. The newest line of gaming products will make the hearts of gamers to fight more often! Come on a private experience experience all the excitement of PC gaming with MSI,” said Eric Kuo, Vice President for international sales and marketing of MSI.
At first glance, 18-inch GT75VR Titan has maintained an aggressive design, complete with trademark red piping, ventilation holes on the rear panel. But the main surprise of users waiting under the lid, which housed the first of its kind keyboard. The manufacturer has set out to integrate a mechanical keyboard with a laptop’s compact size.
Keyboard notebook MSI GT series has made an evolutionary leap. Brand design, fast mechanics with tactile response and independent RGB backlit keys are distinctive features of new keyboards. In addition to more attractive users will note the comfort of the press and an optimal pressing force of the mechanical keyboard. MSI’s collaboration with SteelSeries has developed a unique design with quick keyboard switches, the difference of which is more clear tactile feedback, increased durability and strong base.
GT75VR Titan comes in three versions to choose from – with the GeForce GTX 1080 GTX 1070 GTX SLI or 1070, and processor Core i7-7820HK that lends itself to overclocking to 4 GHz. For the cooling of the laptop meets the system Cooler Boost Titan. GT75VR Titan has also acquired many new and updated game features, including True Color 2.0, speed and performance, VR, display 120 Hz HDR-band for quality of gameplay and video editing, the app Center Dragon and many other technologies.
The GE series of laptops since its introduction enjoyed great popularity among the gaming enthusiasts. This year GE63VR/73VR Raider got updated technological weapons and a completely new design in the spirit of sports cars.
Model GE63VR/73VR Raider is equipped with 15 – inch and 17-inch displays, the GeForce GTX 1070 and convenient system overclocking. They use the latest SteelSeries gaming keyboard with individual RGB backlit keys. Responsible for the power system Cooler Boost 5, which is the most advanced and efficient solution in its segment. A fast matrix with response time of 3 MS, screen refresh rate 120 Hz and support for color space 94% NTSC provides clearer gameplay in a dynamic and realistic scenes in games with HDR support-band.
MSI pioneered the integration with their gaming laptops Dynaudio speakers, the size of the cavity which is 5 times greater than the cavity in any ordinary laptop. Compared to other laptops of this level, the size of the speakers are also 2-3 times higher than competitors. Indicators of sound quality, detail, and volume increased by more than 50%, which is a breakthrough for the speakers gaming. Despite a more compact and slim design comparing to the previous generation platform GE, the volume level rose to 105 dBA and above.
GS63VR/73VR Stealth Pro
Weighing just 1.9 kg GS63VR MSI Stealth Pro was the lightest 15-inch gaming laptop with cooling system Cooler Boost Trinity GeForce GTX 1070 and the fastest display 120 Hz / 3 MS HDR range. It all fit in a thin body thickness of only 17.7 mm, which is thinner than even some ultrabooks. In this capacity the novelty will be enough to run the latest games.
The cooling system Cooler Boost Trinity in the model GS63VR incorporates 5 heat pipes and improved Whirlwind Blade fan providing efficient and quiet cooling of the laptop. SteelSeries keyboard and the application SteelSeries Engine 3 allows gamers to record its own set of macro-keys. Among other things, it should be noted ESS SABRE DAC HiFi with the parameters of the audio processing 24-bit / 192kHz and support for Hi-Res Audio.
In the construction of model GS73VR Stealth Pro uses aluminum alloy of high density. Fine sanding of metal and arched fixing method of the display represent the new style GS-series. The GeForce GTX 1070, the display 120 Hz / 5 MS HDR range and the cooling system Cooler Boost GS73VR allow Trinity to demonstrate stable and high performance even in the most complex game scenes. In addition, GS73VR equipped with SteelSeries gaming keyboard, the SteelSeries Engine 3 application, technology True Color, DAC ESS SABRE HiFi, audio processor, speed and performance, software 2 and other modern developments, placed in a thin casing.
In addition to notebooks at Computex 2017 was also presented a new series of gaming desktops Infinite. Its first representative was the MSI Infinite A. It attracts attention to the image of an electrical circuit with RGB led Mystic Light on the front panel. Transparent side wall made of tempered glass matches the modern PC design and allows gamers to enjoy the view of the internal components. The “heart” of the computer was a MSI Gaming graphics card up to the GeForce GTX 1080 that allows Infinite A to cope with any modern games. For the safety of internal components during transport and more efficient cooling MSI engineers placed the card vertically, and the PCI-E slot is reinforced with Steel Armor protection. It also uses the Intel Core i7 or i5.
Thanks to proprietary cooling system MSI Silent Storm 3 Cooling computer always stays cool. All the hottest components are placed in separate compartments, which increases the cooling efficiency MSI Infinite. While the desktop has a low noise level. Fans of virtual reality will appreciate the front port VR-Link for fast connection of the VR helmet. Combined with function of “One-click to VR” responsible for the automatic optimization of the system, gamers will be able to get the best impressions from VR-gameplay.
Technical characteristics of the Infinite A:
MSI Infinite A
Intel Core i7-7700 (7th generation)
Windows 10 Home
To MSI GeForce GTX 1080 8GB GDDR5
4 slots of DDR4 U-DIMM slots: DDR4 2400 MHz up to 64 GB
2 x 3.5“ HDD, 3 x 2.5“ HDD/SSD and 1x M. 2 SSD (auto switching, support Optane)
Realtek 8111H + Intel AC 3168
550W (80Plus Bronze)
210 x 450 x 488 mm
Front panel: 1 x headphone, 1 x microphone, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A (Super Charger 2) 1 x USB 2.0 Type-A 1 x VR-Link (HDMI-out)
Back panel: 1 x microphone / line-in / line-out, 1 x RJ45 LAN, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, 4 x USB 2.0 Type A, 1 x HDMI output, 1 x DC, 1x VR-Link (duplicate front port VR-Link)
Series gaming desktop MSI Infinite will be on sale this month.
Trident 3 Arctic
Another presented at the exhibition innovation was the mini-computer Trident 3 Arctic. It stands out from the competition frosty white body color. It is comparable in size with game consoles and outperforms the competition in the same format
Trident 3 Arctic uses a customized GeForce GTX 1070 and Intel seventh generation Kaby Lake. With drive M. 2 PCI-E SSD 256GB computer is quick to boot and game levels.
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