NVIDIA GTX 980M: Insanely Powerful. Discrete Graphics Card with GDDR5 8GB VRAM
The NVIDIA Geforce GTX 980M Series brings extreme, next-generation graphics performance to serious gaming notebooks. As the first graphics solution to reach a score of over 10,000 in 3DMark 11, the GeForce GTX 980M delivers extremely fast and fluid gameplay at the highest settings and resolutions in a lightweight and portable design.
The NVIDIA GTX 980M scored 50.7% higher than a GTX 870M GPU & 27.4% higher than the GTX 880M GPU in 3DMark 11.
The latest 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor
The latest 4th generation quad core processor platform, representing superior performance over previous generations. The CPU performance has increased by 3%~7%, while the overall platform is 15% more powerful. Additionally, the GPU performance of 2d and 3D visuals, is even more noteworthy, with an average increase of over 30%. There have also been significant advances in user experience and battery life. Moreover, it employs a more advanced encryption program to help businesses enhance information security and to protect your BIOS/FW from attacks by malware.
Super RAID 3 with ultra storage performance
Featuring the exclusive technology made by MSI, named Super Raid 3, the data read/write speed of the storage will reach 1600MB/sec or more, while 4 x M.2 SSD combined with RAID0 setting is the key. The Super Raid 3 is no wonder the most advanced storage technology considered both big capacity and high efficiency.
Cooler Boost 3 : Ultra efficiency dual cooling system
The Cooler Boost 3 dual thermal system is made for next generation extreme performance CPU and graphics, this feature designed with independent launch key on the left aside of keyboard, user will be easier to call this program at a glance with 1 touch.
With advanced cooling efficiency, it doesn’t increase any extra space but lower noise. The heat been generated by core components transferred to the vent quietly without troubling users, and supports up to Core i7 Extreme CPUs and GTX880M 8GB graphics with lower temperature than others. When you enable Cooler Boost 3 with boosted fan speed, it could decrease the CPU temperature around 8~10?C and GPU temperature around 4~5?C, the noise will be lower than most of the gaming notebooks with its powerful cooling design.
Killer Double Shot Pro with Smart Teaming
MSI GT72 is the 1st laptop in the world who features Killer DoubleShot Pro. The Killer Double Shot Pro supports both Killer Gb LAN and WiFi 802.11ac dual band protocol and average latency improvement is 3.5 times than others who support 802.11ac as well. It also has Smart Teaming function which will be operated by Killer Network Manager to optimize the bandwidth usage combined with WiFi and Gb LAN at the same time.
Killer N1525 802.11ac Wireless
• Has 2.9X the thoughput of current Killer Wireless-N
• Has 3.5X avg. latency improvent of other 11ac
Audio Boost 2 with 3 independent amp for best sound experience
With dedicated AMPs for headset, isolated audio board and gold flash audio jack, the Audio Boost 2 is definitely delivering the most advanced hearing experience on gaming laptop, averagely enhance 30% of the sound signal with independent AMP. It gives the gamers more sound detail to identify the position of the enemies and minimize the distortion, which is the perfect design for gaming headset spec 32/48ohm. The gold flash audio jack will give less noise interference and assure the durability between pug-in and pug-out.
Sound by Dynaudio 2.1 speaker system
Cooperated with the world leading speaker company Dynaudio for years, the whole new designed GT72 is packing the latest speakers design with 2 channels with 1 subwoofer, and its absolutely authentic hearing experience. The signal has been enhanced up to 50% sound detail and up to 10dB volume has been increased; people who play games or enjoy movies will absolutely be immersed in the perfect system with outstanding sound effect.
Steelseries Engine brings your game style
SteelSeries Engine is the Apps to combine all frequent functions for gamers in order to easily customize every individual key and functions to personalize every gamer’s play style, including KLM, multiple devices management (for example, headset, mouse, and keyboard), keypress macros, and text macros.
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 your application.
XSplit Gamecaster : Best Live Streaming App for Gamers
MSI GT72 comes with the latest online streaming software, the XSplit Gamecaster. On GT72, it designed with independent launch key on the left aside of keyboard, user will be easier to call this program at a glance with 1 touch.
It’s the recording and streaming App for gamers, and let gamers easily record their own gaming moments and share the live gameplay sessions with friends, family, or the world through Twitch, Youtube, UStream and more.
Matrix multi-display presents 3+1 monitors usage
Matrix display features up to 3 external displays with up to 4K resolutions, allowing you to output to 3 displays simultaneously using HDMI 1.4 and dual Mini Display-Port 1.2. Users can out put these displays and work with multi-task at the same time. (Overall 4 monitors include notebook’s monitor on GT72)
The Real Deal: A Keyboard Made Just for Gamers
Exclusive keyboard position and golden triangle layout to offer faster and longer-lasting keyboard action.
MSI has improved the resilience and tactile feedback of each and every key. Users will no longer have to deal with flimsy keys.
Multi Keys Input
MSI's gaming keyboard supports simultaneous pressing of multi keys, allowing users to issue commands rapidly and respond to games with precision.
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, enabling you to be the coolest gamer at any LAN party!