MSI, the world leader in gaming hardware, has continued to make a noise in the tech and gaming industry with their new, classy, and premium laptops. It is no surprise for MSI to announce yet another amazing line up to their Gaming Notebooks during the recent tech events in the metro this month.
MSI Gaming Notebooks 2018 line up
Here are some of the happenings during the SM Cyberzone’s Cybermonth Launch Event and Villman Tech Fest Event.
3rd and 4th of August, 2018 – SM Cyberzone’s Cybermonth Launch Event was held at the SM Mall of Asia. MSI, in partnership with Speed Magazine, put fun activities during the first day of the event through Geek Wars, where tech and lifestyle bloggers competed for awesome prizes. While at the MSI booth, free play of numerous game titles and Dragon Ball Fighter Z was held.
24th to 27th of August, 2018 – Villman Tech Fest Event was held at the Activity Center of SM North EDSA Annex. With the name itself, this event is made especially for all the tech enthusiasts looking for the latest gadgets available. It’s the perfect event to brag about your gadgets as they say;
MSI has displayed some of its most premium and high-end models during the event for customers and visitors to try. Some of the models highlighted were the new Raider RGB series and GS Series.
MSI GS65 Stealth Thin Gaming Laptop
The GS65 Stealth Thin is the first gaming laptop to feature a 144Hz 7ms IPS display with 4.9mm bezels – achieving a stunning 82 percent screen-to-body ratio.
While the bezels are extremely thin, MSI did not compromise on the placement of the webcam. MSI left just enough room in the top bezel for the webcam, as opposed to being awkwardly placed within the bottom bezel.
MSI GS65 Specs & Pricing
|GS65 8RF-082PH||GS65 8RE-202PH|
|Processor||Latest 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H Processor|
|GPU||GeForce GTX1070, 8GB GDDR5||GeForce GTX1060, 6GB GDDR5|
|Panel||15.6 “FHD IPS 144Hz/7ms Thin Bezel|
|Memory||DDR4 8GBx2 (Max 32GB)|
|Storage||512GB NVMe SSD||256GB NVME SSD|
|Audio||2W x2 Dynaudio (Hi-Res Audio, Nahimic 3)|
|Communication||Killer E2500/ Killer1550+BT5 (GTX 1070)||Killer E2500/ Intel 9560+BT5 (GTX 1060)|
|I/O Ports||USB 3.1 Type-A x 3, Thunderbolt (Type-C USB3.1) x1, HDMI 2.0 x1, mDP 1.2 x1, Mic-in, Headphone-out x1|
|Power||82Whr Battery / 180W Slim Type Adapter|
|Dimension / Weight||357.7 x 247.7 x 17.9mm / 1.8Kg|
The GF63 is one of the gaming laptops which also adopted the “Thin Bezel Design”. A newer look is also seen on this laptop as it comes with a metallic top and keyboard cover paired with a unique X-shaped ventilation hidden underneath. Now you can enjoy the more immersive gameplay in an even more compact chassis. Upon testing, a battery can also last up to 7+ hours of productivity and entertainment task.
MSI GF63 Specs & Pricing
|Processor||Intel Core i7-8750H 8th Gen Processor|
|Panel||15.6” FHD IPS-Panel with Narrow Bezel|
|GPU||NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB GDDR5|
|Memory||DDR4 2666MHz 8GBx1, 2 slots (Max 32GB)|
|Storage||128GB M.2 SATA SSD + 1TB HDD|
|Audio||2 x 2W Speaker|
|Communication||AC 9462 Wi-Fi(1×1) + Bluetooth 5|
1x USB Type-C 3.1, 3 x USB Type-A 3.1,
1x RJ45, 1x HDMI 1.4, 1x Headphone-out, 1x Mic-in
|Battery||3 Cell, 51Whr Battery|
|Dimension||359 x 254 x 21.7 mm|
Crafted in lightweight chassis with hair-brushed aluminum, combined with white keyboard illumination, the PS42 is made portable and durable wherever you go! This notebook is so slim and light that it only weighs 1.19kg and as thin as 15.9mm. PS42 will never fail its user when it comes to handling temperature as this notebook is equipped with MSI’s exclusive Cooler Boost 3 Technology, with 2 dedicated fans and 3 heat pipes. It stands out among the competition, keeping your laptop cool even in intense usage.
MSI PS42 Specs & Pricing
|PS42 8RD-210PH||PS42 8RD-211PH|
|Processor||Latest 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8550U Processor||
Latest 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U Processor
|Panel||14″ FHD IPS-Panel with 5.7mm Thin Bezel|
|GPU||GeForce MX150, 2GB GDDR5||
Intel HD620 Share Graphic
|Memory||8GB DDR4 2400MHz, 1 Slot, Max 16GB|
|Storage||512GB NVMe PCIe||256GB NVMe PCIe|
|Communication||802.11 ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.1 (Intel 316G8)|
|I/O Ports||2x Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 1, 2x Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 1, 1HDMI (4K@60Hz), 1x SD(XC/HC) Card Reader, 1x Audio Combo Jack, 1x DC-in, 1x Kensington Lock|
If you want to try out these laptops from MSI, you can always visit MSI Concept Stores at the following malls to try the newest MSI Gaming Laptops.
- MSI SM Mall of Asia, Level 2, Cyberzone, North Wing
- MSI SM Megamall, Level 4, Cyberzone, Building B.
- MSI SM North EDSA , Level 4, Cyberzone, The Annex