Product information: GT70 2QD-2402UK, 17.3" FHD Anti-Glare, Intel Core i7-4710MQ, 8GB DDR3, 1TB 7200RPM HD, NVIDIA GTNVIDIA GTX 970M: Insanely Powerful. Discrete Graphics Card with GDDR5 3GB VRAM
The NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970M Series brings extreme, next-generation graphics performance to serious gaming notebooks. As the first graphics solution to reach a score of over 9,000 in 3DMark 11, the GeForce GTX 970M delivers extremely fast and fluid gameplay at the highest settings and resolutions in a lightweight and portable design.
The NVIDIA GTX 970 scored 28.2% higher than a GTX 870M GPU & 8.3% higher than the GTX 880M GPU in 3DMark 11.
Mega Storage & Speed with SUPER RAID 2 (option)
Super RAID 2 design gives the storage performance up to 1500MB/s reading performance on MSI GT series, the reading, writing and saving speeds is 15x faster than a single 750GB 7200rpm HDD. And one more HDD can be installed in the same laptop without the need to expand the size to put recovery system, to backup and put more data.
*Note : This unit comes with 1 x 1TB drive only.
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.
3K output / Matrix Display
Matrix display features up to 3 external displays, allowing you to output to 3 displays simultaneously using HDMI 1.4, mini Display-Port 1.2 and VGA port. Users can work with multi-task at the same time. (Overall 4 monitors include notebook's monitor on GT series).
The benefit of the Killer Gaming LAN is the "Advanced Game Detect™" technology, which recognizes online game data packs and processes them first, accelerating them in the process. The best weapon against stuttering characters, freeze-ups, and lagging, it vastly improves all the online experience. Whether FPS or MMO gaming, you'll have that advantage to response faster to get victorious.
SteelSeries Engine is the App 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), key press macros, and text macros.
Friendly UI design
The SteelSeries Engine is easy to understand by using pictorial representations of devices along with basic drag-and-drop techniques to assign key presses, complex macros, device profiles and buttons. Also features intuitive macro creation with customizable colors, fonts, and names for everything.
4 keyboard layers options!!
There are 4 layers for gamers to set 4 usage scenario or game. Not only that, while playing the game, gamers can easily and quickly switch layer*, such as a chat screen with friends. Communication with friends is not interrupted!!
Intelligent keypress macro capabilities
There are virtually unlimited key press macro creation capabilities. Anything you can do on a mouse or a keyboard can be programmed along with specific event timing. You can even program mouse events into keyboard macros. Your macros will be running at a high priority in your computers Operating System, yet it does NOT interfere with your real time actions during gameplay.
KLM (Keyboard light 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!
Statistics to analyze and improve
Whether you're playing an FPS or editing in Photoshop, being better and more efficient is something we want to help you achieve. Use the Statistics module to record your keyboard or mouse actions. Then review the peripheral heat map, which shows with both color and numbers the frequency of your key or button presses. You can then use this information to fine tune your macros as well as your key and mouse button assignments to optimize your tools to play (and work).
Cooler Boost 2 : Ultra efficiency dual cooling system
Compare to last generation of Cooler Boost technology on GT series in 2012, MSI Cooler Boost 2 technology make a better balanced design, we use thermal bridge connects both CPU cooling and Graphics cooling system together, once CPU or Graphics is hotter than another side, the bridge could transfer the heat to another side faster, so the cooling performance is over 15% on most usage, chip temperature is 15% lower at same watts, and up to 25% lower noise of the laptop system!
Sound by Dynaudio
MSI worked with Dynaudio, world-class name in sound system design from Denmark, studying electrical circuits, dozens of speaker drivers, and how to best arrange internal parts and components to optimize sound. For over a year, they tweaked the sound and developed electrical circuits and materials with the best sound response. The results of their studies have been incorporated into MSI's high-end GT Series gaming NBs--the laptops with the best stereo sound in the industry. The GT Series, the only laptops in the industry with a Dynaudio sound system, clearly leads the industry not simply in terms of volume, but also in terms of stereo and crisp, clear sound for a more enjoyable gaming and multimedia experience.
Windows Start button
On the SteelSeries keyboard there is a change to the usual keyboard layout, the CTRL key is moved to the left of the keyboard and has been made larger as this is an important key for gamers and is now more accessible. The windows key has moved to the right of the keyboard so while your gaming you don't press it by accident, so now you won't quit your game in the middle of a battle!
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.
- Product Code: GT70 2QD(Dominator)-2402UK
- OS: Windows 8.1
- CPU: Sharkbay Core i7-410MQ (2.5GHz - 3.5GHz)
- Display: 17.3" FHD, Anti-Glare (1920*1080) eDP
- Memory Supplied: 1 x 8GB
- Memory Type: DDR3L
- Memory Speed: 1600
- Max Memory Support: 32GB
- Graphics Chipset: NVIDIA GeForce GTX970M (Maxwell)
- Graphics Memory: GDDR5 3GB
- Storage: 1 x 1TB 7200RPM
- Keyboard Type: SteelSeries FULL back lit keyboard with SteelSeries Engine
- USB3.0 Ports: 3
- USB2.0 Ports: 2
- HDMI Port(s): 1(v1.4)
- mini Display port(s): 1(v1.2)
- LAN Port(s): 1
- Microphone Jack(s): 1
- Headphone Jack(s) (SPDIF): 1
- Card Reader: SD (XC/HC)
- Audio: -Sound by Dynaudio with subwoofer -Support 7.1 channel SPDIF output -Exclusive Audio Boost technology -Creative Sound Blaster Cinema
- LAN: Killer Killer™ E2200 Game Networking LAN
- Wireless: 802.11ac
- Bluetooth: V4.0
- Webcam: FULL HD Camera 1080p
- CD Drive : Blu-Ray
- Security: Kensington Lock
- Battery: 9-Cell
- Dimension: 428(W) x 288(D) x 55(H)mm
- Weight: 3.9Kg (W/ Battery)
- Warranty : 2 Yrs Collect & return (1 YR Worldwide)