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MSI Ships Gaming and Prestige Notebooks with Intel’s 6th Generation Core™ i7 Skylake Processors

Type: Product News
Lastest Updated: Sun, 27 Sep 2015


Notebooks featuring unlocked and overlocked processors, NVIDIA desktop performance GPUs, and an array of cutting-edge components now available through Newegg, Amazon, TigerDirect, and Fry’s


City of Industry, Calif. – Sept 27, 2015 – MSI Computer Corp, a leading manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, announces the availability of its full arsenal of notebooks armed with Intel’s 6th Generation Core™ i7 processors.

The new MSI GT72 Dominator Pro will deliver extreme desktop gaming performance with unlocked and overclocked 6th Gen Intel Core i7 K Processors paired with the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 desktop graphics.

Available in a myriad of gaming and consumer models, Intel’s Skylake processors increases system performance while decreasing energy consumption, resulting in more versatility and power versus previous models. MSI notebooks receiving the Intel upgrade include the flagship GT72 Dominator Pro; the ultra-slim and lightweight GS70 Stealth and GS60 Ghost; the perfectly balanced GE62 and GE72 Apache, and the design focused PX60, PE70 and PE60.


MSI’s GE62/GE72 Apache Pro laptops will be the bread and butter of the G-Series line, striking the perfect balance between price and performance.

“We’ve perfectly complemented Intel’s newest processor with cutting-edge components that will delight even the most hardcore gamer,” says Andy Tung, president of MSI Pan America. “Our new notebooks now have even more power, impressive battery life, and superb features for longer gaming and work sessions on the go.”
The award-winning GS60 Ghost Pro and GS70 Stealth Pro thin and light gaming notebooks also makes it debut with the new Skylake processor, delivering advanced gaming performance with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics, and stunning details with an optional 4K display.

MSI will also be the 1st to ship unlocked versions of the 6th Gen Intel Core i7 K Processors. Pairing this with the newly announced NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 desktop graphics that will also be available on the new GT72 Dominator Pro and you have the ultimate gaming machine delivering extreme performance for the hardcore gamers and enthusiasts.

Select gaming notebooks, including the GT72 Dominator Pro, now feature Super RAID 4, the latest in multi-disk technology that optimizes hardware and software for extreme speeds; and Killer DoubleShot Pro, the ultimate lag killer that prioritizes network traffic to prevent lags. Select gaming notebooks also come with ESS Sabre HiFi Audio Dac for the crispest sound in a game, and SuperPort, a Type-C master connector that transfers files with speeds of up to 1,000 MB/s, supports up to dual 4K displays with daisy chain capability, doubles as a USB 3.1 port, and can charge mobile devices with a 3A current output.

All MSI laptops featuring Intel’s 6th Generation Core™ i7 processors now come with Silver-Lining Print technology by SteelSeries, a unique feature that eliminates eye strain during long usage sessions and also increases brightness of the illuminated keyboard for an eye-opening experience.

The Prestige Series sports a stunning silver streamlined full aluminum chassis, white illuminated keyboard and the latest hardware fit for professionals and students alike

MSI laptops with Intel’s latest processor are now available through Newegg, Amazon, Tiger Direct, Fry’s, and more. For more information on MSI’s gaming solutions, visit us.msi.com.


 

 

GT72 Dominator

GS70 Stealth

GS60 Stealth

GE72 Apache

GE62 Apache

Processor

Core i7-6820HK
2.7-3.6GHz

Core i7-6700HQ
2.6-3.5GHz

OS

Win 10 Multi-Language

Chipset

CM236

HM170

Display

17.3" FHD, Anti-Glare IPS Wide View Angle

17.3" Full HD eDP
Non Reflection

15.6" UHD+ 4K IPS

17.3" Full HD eDP
Non Reflection

15.6" Full HD                                    eDP Wide View Angle

Resolution

1920x1080
16:9

3840 X 2160
16:9

1920x1080
16:9

Graphic

GeForce GTX980M

GeForce GTX970M

HDD

Super RAID 4 256GB SSD + 1TB 7200rpm

128GB SSD + 1TB (7200RPM)

256GB M.2 SATA + 1TB (7200RPM)

128GB M.2 SATA + 1TB (7200RPM)

Memory

Supports up to 64GB
DDR4 2133MHz

16GB (8G*2)
DDR4 2133MHz

Optical Drive

BD Burner

NA

DVD Super Multi

LAN

Killer Gaming Network E2400

Wireless

Killer N1535 Combo

Killer N1525 Combo

Intel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)+BT4.0 M.2 type

Card Reader

SD (XC/HC)

USB

USB 3.0 *6

USB 3.1 x 2
USB 3.0 x 2

USB 3.0 x 2

USB 3.0 x 2
USB 2.0 x 1

HDMI

HDMI 1.4

Webcam

FHD type (30fps@1080p)

Speaker

Dynaudio Tech

Battery

9 cell

6 cell

Keyboard

Steel Series Full-color backlight with Anti-Ghost key+ silver lining

Touchpad

Multi Touch

Click Pad

Multi Touch

Dimension

16.85"x11.57"x1.89"

16.47"x11.29"x0.85"

15.35"x10.47"x0.78"

16.49"x11.02"x1.14"

15.07"x10.23"x1.06"

Weight

8.4 lbs.

5.7 lbs.

4.2 lbs.

5.95 lbs.

5.29 lbs.

MSRP

$2599.99

$1799.99

$1899.99

$1499.99

$1499.99

 

 

PX60 6QD-002US

PE70 6QE-035US

PE60 6QE-031US

Processor

Core i7-6700HQ (2.6-3.5GHz)

OS

Win 10 Multi-Language

Chipset

HM170

Display

15.6" FHD, Anti-Glare eDP Vivid Color 94%

17.3" Full HD                                  eDP Wide View Angle

15.6" FHD, Anti-Glare eDP Vivid Color 94%

Resolution

1920x1080 (16:9)

Graphic

Geforce GTX950M

Geforce GTX960M

HDD

1TB (7200RPM)

Memory

16GB (8G*2)
DDR4 2133MHz

12GB (8G+4G)
DDR4 2133MHz

8GB
DDR4 2133MHz

Optical Drive

NA

DVD Super Multi

LAN

Qualcomm Atheros 8161

Wireless

Intel 3165 Stone Peak 1 (1x1)+BT4.0 M.2 type

Card Reader

SD (XC/HC)

USB

USB 3.0 x 2

USB 3.0 x 2
USB 2.0 x 1

HDMI

HDMI 1.4

Webcam

FHD type (30fps@1080p)

Speaker

Dynaudio Tech

Battery

6 cell

Keyboard

White backlight 102 Key+ silver lining

Touchpad

Click Pad

Multi Touch

Dimension

15.35"x10.47"x0.78"

16.49"x11.02"x1.14"

15.07"x10.23"x1.06"

Weight

4.2 lbs.

5.95 lbs.

5.29 lbs.

MSRP

$1199.99

$1099.99

$999.99

 

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