MSI GS63VR 15.6" 4K Ultra HD i7 GTX 1060 Gaming Laptop
15.6" MSI GS63VR 6RF-073 Stealth Pro 4K UHD, i7 6700HQ, 16GB DDR4, 128GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD+2TB HDD, 6GB GTX 1060, Win10
The Ultimate PC Gaming Platform: Get Game Ready with GeForce® GTX.
GeForce® GTX delivers the fastest performance, with the most advance gaming technologies (NVIDIA GameWorks™) and the best gaming ecosystem (GeForce Experience™).
Unleash your gaming dominance with the revolutionary new GPUs that turn your mobile rig into a sleek, powerful gaming weapon. GeForce® GTX 10-Series GPUs have come to laptops, powered by the game-changing NVIDIA Pascal™ architecture to deliver unbeatable energy-efficiency, gaming technologies, and VR immersion wherever you game.
GeForce® GTX 10-Series GPUs give you up to 3X the performance of previous-generation GPUs. They're built with ultra-fast FinFET, the latest high-bandwidth memory technologies, and support for DirectX 12 features to deliver the fastest, smoothest gaming notebook experiences.
The Latest Gaming Technologies
These innovative GPUs were created to meet the demands of next-generation displays, including VR, ultra-high-resolution, and multiple monitors. NVIDIA GameWorks™ technologies give you extremely smooth, cinematic gameplay, plus revolutionary NVIDIA Ansel™ that lets you capture 360-degree in-game images and view them in VR.
Discover next-generation VR performance on GeForce® GTX 1080 / GTX 1070 / GTX 1060, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets-driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.
NVIDIA's Latest GeForce® GTX 1060 GPU Is Ready To Amaze You On MSI Gaming Notebooks
MSI is the world's 1st gaming notebook to have this latest NVIDIA next gen. GPU solution onboard. Performance of NVIDIA's next generation GeForce® GTX 1060 GPU is expected to improve more than 40% than GeForce® GTX 900M Series. With the innovative Cooler Boost cooling solution and MSI's special gaming features catered for gamers, the NVIDIA's latest GeForce® GTX 1060 GPU shall be able to release its full performance completely on MSI gaming laptops. By offering "one click to VR" solution and a totally immersive and smooth gaming experiences, the new MSI gaming laptops is going to shatter desktop performance cliché and amaze gamers with refreshing point of views on MSI gaming laptops.
Embrace The Enthusiast Level Virtual Reality Experience
The perfect combination of MSI gaming laptops and NVIDIA next gen. graphics (GeForce® GTX 1080 / GTX 1070 / GTX 1060) shall bring you the enthusiast level of VR experience. Certified by both NVIDIA and VIVE, MSI is the 1st VR ready gaming laptop brand. We provide an exceptionally smooth, powerful mobile platform for ultimate VR games. Perfect for you to immerse in the amazing artificial world and explore new ways of gaming.
IPS Level, True-To-Life Viewing Experience
IPS level display with higher gamut of 72% NTSC colour range takes image clarity to a whole new level with higher pixel resolution. Images are amazingly 40% more sharp and vivid in contrast level and 20% clearer in brightness level compared with those on regular TN panels. Hence, images are more vivid even from left and right side of the viewing angle. When you're playing games, you will have breathtaking and brilliantly true-to-life viewing experience.
True Color Technology
MSI True Color Technology guarantees that each panel in a MSI notebook comes with the finest precision in colour. After examination and an extensive factory calibration process by the MSI True Color Technology, the panel quality will be more accurate, close to 100% sRGB. Hence, each colour is delivered with the highest standard precision in detail, guaranteeing excellent colour fidelity for many use applications.
MSI has partnered with Portrait Displays, Inc. in developing a level of accuracy for display technology that sets a new standard. Trusting that the displays colours naturally represent the content is MSI's objective.
True Color Profile
Vision and sound are the most important two factors in this field. You now get to see clearer than your enemies to always get one step ahead of the rest. Besides Gaming Mode, True Color Technology also offers prefect colour accuracy for 5 more scenarios. Work or play, you can easily switch to the mode that best suits your eyes. The profile sharing feature permits you to share your True Color settings to other users anywhere.
Multi-Task With Up To 3 Monitors
Expand the vision for extreme gaming experience. MSI innovative Matrix Display supports up to 3 external displays simultaneously (three external or built-in+two external). Multi-task is made possible even during competitive gameplays. Connect the laptop to HDTV display, Matrix Display supports 4K output with a resolution up to 3840 x 2160. MSI Matrix Display technology creates an ideal environment for extreme gaming experience and pleasant multimedia entertainment.
*GS63: 3 external displays through 1x HDMI (4K @ 60Hz), 1x Mini DisplayPort 1.2 and 1x Thunderbolt 3. *For Thunderbolt 3, a Type-C to Mini DisplayPort cable is required.
New Definition Of Slimness Gaming: 17.7mm Thin, Weighing Merely 1.89kg
MSI engineers refine every delicate detail to strike a balance between portability and performance. MSI GS gaming series is surely the ideal choice for gamers who refuse to compromise. One shall not be able to find another gaming notebook in the world that delivers such a powerful performance within a chassis only 17.9mm thin. GS63 Stealth adopts a lightweight chassis using Mg-Li alloy in its design, making it 44% stiffer than an aluminium-only chassis and the world's lightest gaming notebook, weighing just 1.89kg.
Latest 6th Generation Intel Core i7 Processors
Experience a whole new way to interact with your PC like never before. With the power to understand your motions, recognize your face and respond to your voice, 6th generation Intel Core H series processors take computing to the next level. They require lower power consumption but deliver better performance than before. CPU performance of Core i7-6700HQ is 20% faster than i7-4720HQ under average usage.
Dynamic Temperature / Performance Balancing
The exclusive MSI "SHIFT" technology pushes system to the extreme while minimizing noise and temperature. Switch between different profiles either push your system to the extreme or in the pursuit of longer battery life. Easily activate it by pressing the FN + F7 hotkey combo, or via the Dragon Gaming Center.
Boost notebooks to higher clock setups to satisfy your need of speed. Fan speed will be accelerated to make the platform stable and keep the CPU and GPU temperature lower. (AC mode only)
When in need of a quiet environment, comfort mode is your perfect choice. It sets the system to a balanced, stable status, but still keeps dynamic and high performance. (AC mode only)
Keep lower power consumption for normal computing works, such as office works or video live demos.
Switch between different power schemes while maintaining higher system performance and fan speed or select battery mode for longer battery life.
PCI-E Gen3x 4 SSD: Ultra Speed Storage
Get in the game before everyone else with the latest PCI-E Gen 3.0 x4 bandwidth utilizing NVMe technology on single M.2 SSD. Harness the full performance potential of the Gen 3.0 SSD through the optimization of the hardware and software outputting extreme read speeds up to 2200MB/s, 5x faster than SATA3 SSD's.
Latest Architecture DDR4-2400 Memory Support
Get the best possible performance out of your notebook with support of the advanced DDR4-2400 memory, achieving over 32GB/s in reading speed and 36GB/s in writing. With over 40% faster performance than previous generations DDR3-1600, DDR4-2400 is the new laptop standard to take your extreme gaming experience to the next level.
One Port For Ultra Data Transfer, 4K Pixels and 5v/3a Device Charging
MSI is the first in the world to adopt the Thunderbolt 3 interface on its gaming notebooks. The latest and fastest interface Thunderbolt 3 supports up to 40Gbps data transfer rates and 4K displays with daisy chain capabilities. Its USB 3.1 ultra speed interface supports up to 5V and 3A current output for charging.
• Higher Speed: Data transfer speed up to 40Gbps.
• More Pixels: 4K LCD output.
• Portable Power: Charging higher-power devices with 5V @ 3A.
60Hz display with single Thunderbolt™ 3. Enjoy your game with double the sensation.
Cooler Boost Trinity: Triple Enhanced Fans For Ultra Slim Platform
Heat is the most original element on earth. It's pure physics that more energy will generate more heat. Cooling is therefore a knotty task to tackle with. Cooler Boost Trinity consists of triple enhanced fans, the Whirlwind Blade. Number of blades reaches up to 41, increasing 30% more airflow at same RPM. Independent thermal solution on both CPU and GPU with a total of 5 heat pipes makes sure that heat doesn't pile up on either CPU or GPU, so that both can deliver its best extreme gaming performance.
ESS SABRE HIFI Audio DAC: 16x Higher Headset Audio Detail Than CD
Push the limits of your audio peripherals and hear the difference with the SABRE Audio DAC. It supports 24bit/192KHz sampling rate and drives high quality headset from 16ohm to 600ohm which gives up to highest sound detail, up to 122dB DNR unmatched by PC, Mac or mobile devices DAC. Discover new details that you've been missing or maintain the upper-hand in competitive FPS matches where every bit of sound counts.
Nahimic Audio Enhancer
Nahimic audio software offers high definition sound technology which boosts the audio and voice performance of your gaming computer. Enjoy an immersive virtual 7.1 sound over your standard stereo equipment!
The Real Deal: A Keyboard All Gamers Desire For
Every hardware detail of this keyboard is calculated and especially designed for professional gamers' needs. Better responsive and tactile feedback, optimum WASD zone and support of multi-key inputs are all for gamers to gain full command over gaming missions.
SteelSeries Engine 3 (SSE3): Target, Position, Aim and Fire
During gameplay, SteelSeries Engines 3 serves as your firearm. With SSE3, you get to suit up your weapon with cool look by lightening it up with multiple backlit colours, transform your keyboard into a high technology firearm by setting up several keys into one key command and cloud syncing all SteelSeries gears together.
Sense Game Stats Directly Through Keyboard
SteelSeries GameSense talks directly to your game and shall grant you the capability in playing games more intuitively. Through backlit colors and LED brightness of the keyboard, users may receive real time game stats like ammo levels, health levels, tool durability, and take immediate actions to respond to these changes, gaining full control during gameplays.
*Please kindly upgrade your SteelSeries Engine 3 software to version 3.4.0 or later and download the Technic Launcher. *SteelSeries GameSense is only available on multi-color backlighting keyboard.
Unlimited Profile Possibilities
Profiles are sets of macros, button assignments, and device configurations that are frequently used together. An unlimited number of profiles, with customizable names, can be stored in the SteelSeries Engine. It provides predefined profiles for common games which can be used directly or as templates for your custom macros.
The SteelSeries Engine 3 was created as a unified software suite for SteelSeries hardware catalog going forward. Currently it works with the devices of keyboard, headset, and mouse.
Users now have the ability to backup, share, and sync your configuration profiles through the SteelSeries CloudSync across all your platforms. Simply log in with your SteelSeries ID and all your configurations will be available wherever you are.
Thanks to the unified software we have opened up new lines of communication between devices. Your devices will fluidly work together, for instance clicking the zoom/scope button on your mouse could activate an equalizer for your headset that focuses on the highs for better listening to footsteps.
Silver Lining Print
See more and do more in the night with high-grade silver lining printed keys. See the full colour spectrum on the SteelSeries multicolour keyboard and enjoy longer lasting keys worry free of long-term wear and tear.
One App, Total Control Of Your Gaming System
Dragon Center provides six functions to get a total control of your personal computer : easy access to all apps at once (App Portal), real-time system performance monitor (System Monitor), adjust LED effect (LED Wizard), parameter adjustments in VR Ready / X Boost / Fans Speed / True Color Profiles / Dynamic Temperature / Performance Balancing - SHIFT in just one click (System Tuner), monitor parameters and adjust system profile and LED settings from mobile phone (Mobile Center) and quick problem solve center (Tool & Help). Dragon Center empowers users to facilitate tweaking process without occupying system resources.
• Integrate Apps into one portal.
• Classify Apps by category.
• All .exe files can be added.
• Monitor system status, temperature and related parameters.
• Visualize key system information so that it's clear at a glance.
• Mini mode, display system information on a small size window.
• Adjust LED effect, colour and brightness easily.
• Configure LED settings for specific scenario.
• LED settings can be switched and adjusted by Dragon Dashboard App.
• Personalize PC environment.
• Implement CPU OC and VR Ready mode in one click.
• Set up different profiles (Profile 01-05) and configure the settings (apps, one click to VR, X Boost, Shift mode, Fan speed and True Color) for various usage scenarios (eg. gaming, multimedia, silent). Switch between these profiles with hotkey to the one that best suits the circumstances according to your desires.
• Applications can be automatically launched following the profile selected.
• Show the system parameters on your mobile devices.
• Instantly launch or switch between the system profiles.
• Remotely adjust LED lighting.
Tool and Help
• Find all supports, product information, useful system backup tools and access to MSI website easily.
Boost Your Storage Performance With X Boost Technology
The X Boost function from MSI technology supports faster storage access speed. Most of the external storage and memory cards can also benefit this feature. X Boost is an auto-execution feature pre-installed in all MSI gaming notebooks with Windows 10 system.
Killer DoubleShot Pro: Protecting Your Ping
Stop losing games to lag with Killer DoubleShot Pro. Protect and prioritize networking traffic while preventing lag spikes so you can game without fear and play at your best. Select programs you want your network to prioritize to ensure maximum bandwidth and track your speeds with the easy-to-use Killer Networking Manager. Killer DoubleShot Pro supports both Killer Gb LAN and WiFi 802.11ac dual band protocol and improves average latency by 3.5 times compared with those utilizing 802.11ac.
Killer Shield: Smoother Gameplay
One more protection for smoother uploads and download processes. Less pin rate floating reassures more fluent gameplays.
Xsplit Gamecaster Version 2.8: Streaming Your Gaming Talents To The World
MSI offers 1 year premium license of XSplit Gamecaster for free. Gamers can now get super professional live streams going by blending into the background. Broadcast your gameplay videos live to Twitch, YouTube, UStream and etc. in just 3 steps. You may login easily with your social network accounts and edit gameplay videos directly on this app. It's simple, easy to use and ideal for sharing your gameplay with friends, family or the world - or for capturing those perfect gaming moments, just for the heck of it.
• Streaming: Use XSplit Gamecaster to stream all of your gaming activities.
• Webcam & Chroma Key: Add a webcam and show your game face.
• Share Your Broadcast: Share your broadcast and conquer the world.
• Realtime Notes: Draw attention whilst casting with in-game annotations.
• Record & Upload: Organize and upload your greatest gaming moments.
• Tridef Smartcam Integration: Revolutionary background removal without the need of a green screen.
• Adaptive Bitrate Technology: Automatically adjusts your bitrate to minimize connection drops so you can enjoy uninterrupted streaming.
• Tobii Eyetracking Integration: Visual representation of your eyes' movements on the live stream let viewers know your focus and priority in game. *Eye Tracker not included, sold separately.
WTFast is the Gamers Private Network; like a global automated army of IT specialists all working together to optimize your game connection from end to end. WTFast reports rich connection stats for your online game, so you can see exactly what is happening with your game connection.
• Built just for MMO gamers.
• Reduce average ping.
• Greatly reduce connection flux, spikes and packet loss. Features • Windows 10.
• Latest 6th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7 processor.
• Latest GeForce® GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5 with desktop level performance.
• 15.6" UHD (3840x2160), IPS level panel, 100% Adobe RGB.
• Exclusive Cooler Boost Trinity Technology.
• The X Boost function from MSI technology supports faster storage access speed.
• Dragon Center provides six functions to get a total control of your personal computer.
• WTFast free premium license for 2-month.
• NVMe M.2 SSD by PCIe Gen3 X4 up to 2200MB/s speed.
• Thunderbolt™ 3 supporting 40Gbps ultra speed data transfer rate, 4K monitor output, and portable charging power up to 5V/3A (optional).
• USB Type-C reversible plug.
• Exclusive SHIFT technology boosts performance under controlled noise & temperature.
• Nahimic 2 Sound Technology delivering 360° immersive audio experience.
• True Color Technology for increased colour contrast and greater image detail.
• Keyboard by Steelseries with full colour backlighting.
• SteelSeries Engine 3 with GameSense to personalize your play style.
• Exclusive Silver Lining Printed keys.
• Killer DoubleShot Pro (Killer Gb LAN + Killer 802.11 a/c WiFi) with Smart Teaming.
• Upgraded Killer Gigabit LAN Controller with Advanced Stream Detect 2.0 and Killer Shield.
• Xsplit Gamecaster free premium license for 1 year.
• Matrix Display supporting surround mode and 4K output up to 3 external monitors.
• Elegant brushed Magnesium-Lithium chassis, creating an ideal fusion of aesthetics and performance.
|CPU Type||Intel Core i7 6700HQ|
|CPU Speed||2.6 GHz|
|CPU Boost||3.5 GHz|
|CPU Cores||Quad Core|
|Screen Type||IPS Level|
|Resolution||3840x2160 (Ultra HD)|
|Refresh Rate||60 Hz|
|NVIDIA G-Sync Technology||No|
|Memory Type||DDR4 SO-DIMM|
|Memory Speed||DDR4 - 2133|
|Maximum Memory Supported||32GB (2x16GB)|
|HDD Capacity||2000 GB|
|SSD Capacity||128 GB|
|Storage Type||SSD (M.2 PCIe NVMe) & HDD (SATA)|
|Graphics Chipset||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060|
|Graphics Memory Type||GDDR5|
|Graphics Core Clock||1506 MHz|
|Graphics Boost Clock||1708 MHz|
|Graphics Memory Bus||192 Bit|
|Multi-GPU NVIDIA SLi||No|
|GeForce GTX VR Ready||Yes|
|Other Motherboard Specifications|
|Keyboard Type/Language||Chiclet Keys / English (UK) / Colour LED|
|Operating System||Windows 10 Home (64 bit)|
|Dimensions||411.8 x 19.6 x 284.9 mm (WxHxD)|
|Weight (Inc. Battery)||2.43 kg|
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Warranty information has not yet been updated for this product. For further information please call 0871 472 4747 or 01204 474747.
Date Issued: 16th Aug 2016
NVIDIA refreshed its range of graphics cards recently with the introduction of a number of new models for performance desktop PCs. Four new GeForces have been released in quick succession. The Titan X, GTX 1080, GTX 1070 and GTX 1060, all based on the new, efficient Pascal architecture, have set new levels of performance in each segment.