MSI India has released new variants of two of its gaming laptops, the GT720 and the GS60, updated with the latest 6th gen. Intel processors. The GT72 Dominator Pro G will be available in two variants, one with an Intel Core i7-6820HK processor, and one with Intel Core i7-6700HQ. The GS60, on the other hand, will be available with only one processor choice, that is the Intel Core i7-6700HQ. There is a difference in GPUs as well. The GT72 features an Nvidia GTX 980M, and the GS60 has Nvidia GTX 970M.
|GT72 Dominator Pro G||GS60 Ghost Series|
|Processor||Intel Core i7 6820HK / Intel Core i7 6700HQ||Intel Core i7 6700HQ|
|RAM||DDR4-2133 up to 32GB||DDR4-2133 up to 16GB|
|GPU||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M|
|Storage||Super RAID 4 (Two PCI-E Gen3x4 SSD in RAID 0)||PCI-E Gen3 SSD|
Here is the complete press release
MSI, the leading gaming notebook manufacturer and innovator, is the first in the gaming market to launch gaming notebooks of Intel’s latest 6th generation Intel Core i7 Skylake processors for hardcore gamers.
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. Regular Core i7 6700HQ is 10% faster than i7 4720HQ under average usage. CPU performance of i7 6820HK increases up to 30% under overclocking compared with that of i7 4720HQ. Furthermore, GT72 with i7-6820HK supports overclocking up to 4GHz.
MSI has not only introduced enhanced MSI exclusive technologies, but also launched several powerful and cool new gaming features on new gaming notebooks to fully unleash the revolutionary computing power of this new Intel skylake architecture platform.
ESS SABRE HiFi Audio DAC is the next generation solution for authentic sound effects. After fulfilling gamers’ desires to see clearly during gameplays, MSI decides to work with ESS and to amaze gamers with pure and lossless audio quality.
“MSI is an undisputed leader in the gaming industry and we are excited to collaborate with them on this landmark notebook series,” said Dan Christman, ESS’s Chief Marketing Officer. “The gaming industry has always led the way in evangelizing superior technologies and we are pleased to see this recognition for the outstanding audio capabilities of our SABRE products.”
SABRE HiFi with the best ESS DAC delivers a sampling rate over 24bit/192kbps, supporting Hi-Res Audio and delivering superior sound quality over compressed audio formats, even with regular headsets. One of the most popular Hi-Res Audio formats is FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec).
The new Silver Lining Print design on the solid Steelseries keyboard further enhances the top of the class impression. MSI Super RAID 4 technology runs two PCI-E Gen3 M.2 SSD (NVMe) under RAID 0, pushing the read speeds over 3300MB/s. Killer Shield, a new member of the Killer Family, watch over the whole networking environment to ensure smoother uploads and download processes. Nahimic Audio Enhancer creates directional sound effects whereas True Color Technology provides greater image detail for true professional gamers.
Moreover, after upgrading the operating system to Windows 10, MSI fans may experience straight away the complete DirectX 12 extreme gaming effects.
The latest MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G is designed to dominate the cyber world. Its brushed-metal lid and aesthetics line design are inspired by matte black supercars, adding high class taste. It features NVIDIA G-SYNCTM technology, bringing supreme visual experience by avoiding lags, minimizing frame-rate shutter and reducing visual tearing. There is no doubt that MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G will dominate the gaming notebook market AGAIN.
New GS60 Ghost Series come with ultra slim design with whole metallic shield. These two series are ideal choices for gamers who refuse to compromise. MSI engineers refine every delicate detail to strike a balance between portability and performance. GS60 Ghost Series’ THIN STEALTH TECHNOLOGY will win hardcore gamers’ heart.
As a pioneer in the notebook industry, MSI is the world’s first notebook manufacturer to offer Intel Broadwell and the latest Skylake platform at the same time. MSI is dedicated to transform its Gaming DNA into MSI exclusive technologies to create groundbreaking system performance and ultimate gaming experience for MSI fans.