MSI 17" Raider GE73VR 120Hz Full HD i7 GTX 1060 Gaming Laptop
17.3" GE73VR 7RD Raider-056, 120Hz FHD, i7 7700HQ, 16GB DDR4, 128GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD+1TB HDD, 6GB GTX 1060, Win10
World's First Per-Key RGB Laptop with Gaming Keyboard by SteelSeries: Shining Is Just the New Must
Through Per-Key illumination of the keyboard, you may receive real time game stats like ammo levels, health levels, tool durability, and take immediate actions, gaining full control of gameplays. Every hardware detail of this keyboard is also calculated and especially designed for professional gamers’ needs. The keyboard has ergonomically-designed keys with 1.9mm of key travel for better responsive and tactile feedback, optimum WASD zone and support of anti-ghosting capability for up to 45 keys. Mechanical-level Shielding solution makes the gaming notebook keyboard the most solid ever. All these gaming features are all designed for gamers to gain full command over gaming missions.
Cooler Boost 5: Revolutionary Cooling Module for Enthusiastic Gaming
The latest MSI Cooler Boost 5 excels as dual thermal modules, adopting dual Whirlwind Blade fans with 7 heat pipes and well-endowed 4 airflows in the revolutionary cooling module. It ends up intensively and efficiently driving exhaust heat out of the system, raising the cooling technology to the highest level of its kind. Especially design for GTX 1070 level graphics with greater performance and lower temperature.
Giant Speakers 5 Times Bigger Than Others: Louder Sound, More Resonance, And Higher Quality
End-users can feel every engine sound waves roaring past with upgraded giant speakers and world-class Dynaudio sound system. Exclusive audio module design and independent resonance space for top-notch auditory sensation. Oversize 2 speakers + 2 woofers creating a realistic, fulfilling sound and immersive effects. It allows gamers to step into an incredible sound feast with highest satisfaction!
Don’t Embarrass Yourself Looking for a USB Port
MSI exclusive LED technology helps you find the USB port instantly, especially in the dark.
Metallic Chassis with Brushed Metal Design
Elegant brushed aluminium chassis, creating an ideal fusion of aesthetics and performance.
*Only MSI logo is backlit.
GeForce GTX is PC Gaming
Get Game Ready with GeForce GTX-Powered Gaming PCs. This is the ultimate gaming experience, fuelled by the fastest performance, most advanced gaming technologies, and best gaming ecosystem.
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.
NVIDIA's Latest GeForce® GTX 1060 GPU Is Ready to Amaze You On MSI Gaming Notebooks
With the innovative Cooler Boost 5 cooling solution and MSI’s exclusive gaming features catered for gamers, the NVIDIA's latest GeForce® GTX 1060 GPU releases its full performance completely on MSI gaming laptops. 3D performance of GeForce® GTX 1060 GPU is better than GeForce® GTX 970M graphics.
Embrace The Enthusiast Level Virtual Reality Experience
The perfect combination of MSI gaming laptops and NVIDIA next gen. graphics (GeForce® 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.
Win by Faster Frames: 120Hz Gaming
As a gaming laptop with 120Hz refresh rate, this is the go-to companion you can count on to never lose a detail during chaotic gameplays. The level of realism is drawn from the panel’s ability to produce up to 120 picture frames per second, topped with 94% NTSC Colour Gamut calibration to bring you the most vibrant visuals for your ultimate entertainment pleasures.
Multi-Task with Up to 3 Monitors
Expand the vision for extreme gaming experience. MSI innovative Matrix Display supports up to 2 external displays simultaneously through 1x HDMI port* and 1x Mini DisplayPort 1.2. 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.
*GE Raider Series: HDMI [email protected]
True Colour 2.0: The Next-To-Perfect Colour Presentation
Nothing is perfect, but closing in on perfection is as close as it gets. MSI True Colour Technology, partnered with Portrait Displays, Inc. spawned a new height for the display technology. Each panel will undergo thorough examinations and an extensive factory calibration process so that each colour is presented with the utmost precision in details, guaranteeing exceptional colour fidelity of close to 100% sRGB. The 2.0 version offers better accuracy and compatibility, as well as intuitive user-friendly functions.
• Colour display accuracy enhancement.
• Auto Cloud stores colour management ICC profile.
• Higher compatibility for games.
• Anti-blue night shift.
• Colour accuracy calibration.
Only Everything in 3D!
TriDef VR enables gamer to play their favourite games in 3D on your HMD(head mounted display). DirectX 9,10 and 11 games have been pre-configured to generate an optimal 3D experience using GenMe’s industry leading 2D-to-3D conversion technology. TriDef VR allows users to tweak their HMD to provide optimal user experience. It is compatible with both Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. It also offers a unique head tracked, hands-free user interface to allow users to launch games at will while wearing HMD.
Most importantly, MSI offers a 3-month free license to let gamers to fully benefit from the TriDef and get more from their VR.
• Bring PC Game into VR World: Optimized with 900+ game titles.
• Not just VR, Also Stereoscopic 3D: More reality and more fun.
• Various VR HMD Supported: Support Both VIVE and Oculus Rift.
• Easy One Step On Screen Setup: Hand free control all setting via HMD.
• MSI Offer A 3-Month Free License!
7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
With the innovative Cooler Boost 5 cooling solution and MSI’s exclusive gaming features catered for gamers, the Intel Core i7-7700HQ releases its full performance completely on MSI gaming laptops.
Super RAID 4 Storage Support: Load Games in Seconds
Get in the game before everyone else with Super RAID 4, MSI’s fastest RAID 0 storage configuration. Combining dual M.2 PCI-E Gen 3.0 x4 SSD’s utilizing NVMe technology, harness the full performance potential of the Gen 3.0 SSD through the optimization of the hardware and software outputting extreme read speeds over 3300MB/s. Load games works in seconds!
*Requires 2x M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs. Additional M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD not included, sold separately.
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.
SHIFT: 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 Center.
Permit you to manually adjust the CPU and GPU to overclock the system, and still keep down the system temperature and noise level. (Non-K CPU models only support overclocking on GPU. AC mode only.)
Boost system 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.
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!
Live The Complete and Immersive VR Experience
Unchain the multichannel audio engine of your VR video game with Nahimic VR. More and more VR video games will be supporting the 7.1 audio surround. Unfortunately, they are locked in stereo. Nahimic VR is the world first audio solution to bring the 7.1 sound to a regular stereo headset. We provide specific audio algorithms that are capable of improving the 3D sound field drastically over HDMI and USB output. The result is a full and breath-taking VR experience for the gamers through combining VR video and 3D audio all together at once. Just click on the Nahimic VR button to turn on the VR audio effect through the Dragon Center, and prepare to be stunned!
MSI Notebooks with ESS SABRE HiFi Are Ready for High-Resolution Audio
High-Resolution Audio refers to a collection of digital processes and formats that allow the encoding and playback of music using up to 6.5x higher sampling rates than the standards used in CDs. While offering a sampling rate of 24 bit/192 kHz on GE63/73 series models, MSI offers also the highest sampling rate standard. MSI GE63/73 series notebooks with ESS Sabre HiFi DAC are now the 1st in the world to be ready to broadcast any Hi-Res Audio with the highest quality.
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.
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.
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 colours 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.
The SteelSeries Engine 3 was created as a unified software suite for SteelSeries hardware catalogue 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
Be in control like never before with the Dragon Center. With six functions: App Portal, System Monitor, LED Wizard, System Tuner, SHIFT technology, and Mobile Monitor. This is the go-to platform to adjust all kinds of system settings; ranging from custom cooling, OC, power modes, keyboard backlighting, access to different software, and plenty more customizations to explore. All within a single click.
• 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.
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 consists of one Killer E2500 Gigabit Ethernet controller and one Killer Wireless-AC 1435 chipset and improves average latency by 3.5 times compared with those utilizing 802.11ac.
Killer Shield: Smoother Gameplay
Killer Shield ensures smoother uploads and download processes. Lower latency and less Jitter optimize gameplay experience. Less pin rate floating reassures more fluent gameplays.
XSplit Gamecaster Version 2.9: 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.
WTFast is the Gamers Private Network.
• Built just for MMO gamers.
• Reduce average ping.
• Greatly reduce connection flux, spikes and packet loss.
• MSI Exclusive 2-month premium license. Features • Latest 7th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7 processor.
• Latest GeForce® GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5.
• Windows 10 Home Operating System.
• 17.3" Full HD (1920x1080), 120 Hz Refresh Rate and 5ms response time panel.
• Exotic sporty aluminium alloy design.
• Per-Key RGB gaming keyboard by SteelSeries.
• 5X bigger Upgraded Giant Speakers and sound by Dynaudio for captivating realism.
• Cooler Boost 5: Revolutionary cooling module for enthusiastic gaming.
• MSI Exclusive USB lighting technology.
• Exclusive Super RAID 4 Support (Dual NVMe M.2 SSDs by PCIe Gen3 X4 in RAID 0). *Requires 2x M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs. Additional M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD not included, sold separately.
• Exclusive ESS SABRE HiFi DAC for lossless, high-quality audio.
• 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.
• The latest USB 3.1 SuperSpeed+ interface built in.
• USB Type-C reversible plug.
• Exclusive SHIFT technology boosts performance under controlled noise & temperature.
• Nahimic 2 Sound Technology delivering 360° immersive audio experience.
• True Colour 2.0 Technology for increased colour contrast and greater image detail.
• SteelSeries Engine 3 with GameSense to personalize your play style.
• Killer DoubleShot Pro (Killer Gb LAN + Killer 802.11 a/c WiFi) with Smart Teaming.
• XSplit Gamecaster 1-year free premium license for broadcasting, recording and sharing.
• Matrix Display supporting 4K output up to 2 external monitors.
|CPU Type||Intel Core i7 7700HQ|
|CPU Speed||2.8 GHz|
|CPU Boost||3.8 GHz|
|CPU Cores||Quad Core|
|Screen Type||LCD (LED Backlit), Wide Viewing Angle, Anti-Glare|
|Resolution||1920x1080 (Full HD)|
|Refresh Rate||120 Hz|
|NVIDIA G-Sync Technology||No|
|Memory Type||DDR4 SO-DIMM|
|Memory Speed||DDR4 - 2400|
|Maximum Memory Supported||32GB (2x16GB)|
|HDD Capacity||1000 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|
|NVIDIA Max-Q Design||No|
|Other Motherboard Specifications|
|Keyboard Type/Language||Chiclet Keys / English (UK) / RGB LED|
|Operating System||Windows 10 Home (64 bit)|
|Dimensions||419 x 28.5 x 285 mm (WxHxD)|
|Weight (Inc. Battery)||2.8 kg|
Please note your statutory rights are not affected.
For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions
- 24 months
- DOA Period:
- 14 days
- RTB Period:
- 24 months
- MSI UK Support
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.