Scan code: LN88713 Manufacturer code: 9S7-17B712-031

MSI GS73 Stealth 8RF 17" 4K Ultra HD 8th gen i7 GTX 1070 Gaming Laptop

17.3" MSI GS73 Stealth 8RF-031, 4K/UHD, i7-8750H, 16GB DDR4, 512GB NVMe SSD+1TB HDD, 8GB GTX 1070 Max-Q, TB3, Win10

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Product Overview Max-Q Logo

GS73 Stealth: Light & Shine
Full Performance Thin & Light Gaming Laptop.

Hexa-Ordinary Performance 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
Take a huge leap in performance with the 1st-ever Hexa Core notebook processors! Experience boosted gameplay and faster rendering by up to 40% with the extra cores. The more the merrier!


Performance

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.

Turbo Mode
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.)

Sport Mode
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)

Comfort Mode
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)

Eco Mode
Keep lower power consumption for normal computing works, such as office works or video live demos.

Power Options
Switch between different power schemes while maintaining higher system performance and fan speed or select battery mode for longer battery life.

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.

Connect 4K
60Hz display with single Thunderbolt™ 3. Enjoy your game with double the sensation.

Cooler Boost Trinity: Triple Enhanced Fans for Ultra Slim Platform
Cooler Boost Trinity consists of triple enhanced fans, the Whirlwind Blade. The design of 0.2mm thin 47 fan blades, effectively increasing over 45% air pressure and 14% airflow at the 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.


Visuals

Game Ready: GeForce® GTX 10 Series
This is the ultimate gaming experience, fuelled by the fastest performance, most advanced gaming technologies, and best gaming ecosystem.

Performance
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 1070 Max-Q GPU Is Ready To Amaze You On MSI Gaming Notebooks
With the innovative Cooler Boost cooling solution and MSI’s special gaming features catered for gamers, the NVIDIA's latest GeForce® GTX 1070 Max-Q GPU shall be able to release its full performance completely on MSI gaming laptops.

Embrace The Enthusiast Level Virtual Reality Experience: Get VR Ready With MSI Gaming
The perfect combination of MSI gaming laptops and NVIDIA next gen. graphics (GeForce® GTX 1070 Max-Q) 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.

Matrix Display
Expand the vision for extreme gaming experience. MSI innovative Matrix Display supports up to 3 +1 external displays simultaneously (three external + built-in). 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.
*GS73: 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: 19.6mm Thin, Weighing Merely 2.4kg
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 19.6mm thin. GS73 Stealth adopts a lightweight chassis, making it 40% stiffer than an aluminium-only chassis and the world’s lightest gaming notebook, weighing just 2.4kg.

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.

What’s New?
• Colour display accuracy enhancement.
• Auto Cloud stores colour management ICC profile.
• Higher compatibility for games.
• Anti-blue night shift.
• Colour accuracy calibration.

TriDef: 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.

What’s New?
• Bring PC Games Into The 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: Hands free control all setting via HMD.
• MSI Offer A 3-Month Free License!


Audio

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. The most commonly used specifications of Hi-Res Audio are 24 bit/96 kHz (3.2x more data transmitted than CD) and 24 bit/192 kHz (6.5x more data transmitted than CD). While offering a sampling rate of 24 bit/192 kHz on GT73 and GS series models, MSI also offers the highest sampling rate standard, 32 bit/384 kHz (17.3x more data transmitted than CD), on its top level GT83 and GT75 gaming notebooks. MSI GT and GS 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.

Immersive Gaming with Top-Notch Auditory Sensation
To satisfy consumers' desire to experience high quality sound effects, MSI partners with top audio brand Dynaudio, which has a devoted aspiration for “Authentic Fidelity” to meet this demanding standard and whose loudspeaker systems are often applied by German cars.

It equips the MSI G-Series notebooks with top-notch audio features, creating a realistic sound and immersive effects. The Dynaudio speakers boost power amplitude 50% more than the previous generation, meaning a volume increase over 10dBA. All high quality stereo source is transformed into true-to-life, multi-channel sound. No need to purchase extra speakers, wires or speaker stands to appreciate room-filling sound.

All New Nahimic 3: For Next Level Audio Immersion
Get ready to be amazed by the all-new Nahimic 3 and live the gaming immersion like never before! With simple and intuitive new UI, the Nahimic 3 not only further enhances in game 3D surround sound, but also offers even more finite control over your music, movies, and conference calls.

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!


Control

Per-Key RGB Gaming Keyboard by SteelSeries: Shining Is Just the New Must
Control and program every key individually - Per-Key RGB backlighting giving you the finest control over illumination, creating virtually endless combinations in 16.8 million colours. Besides, its ergonomic design with 1.9mm key travel for better responsive, optimum WASD zone and support of anti-ghosting for up to 45 keys.
*With 10 default animated effects and unique Fn+F1 quick switch command.

Dragon Center 2.0: Free Buff for Your Rig
The redesigned Dragon Center 2.0 takes optimization to a whole new level. Now it not only monitors but also optimizes system performance through various customizable profiles, and freeing up system memories to prioritize in-game performance.

System Monitoring
• Monitor system status, temperature, and much more.
• Intuitive UI with all information at a glance.
• Mini mode, display key info on a smaller window.

System Tuner
• Personalize PC environment.
• Overclock system performance with one click.
• Multiple profiles with detailed customization for various scenarios.

LED Wizard
• Adjust keyboard lighting with ease.
• Configure per-scenario settings.
• Remotely adjust scenarios from Dragon Dashboard App.

Gaming Mode
• Optimize system gaming performance.
• Launch with auto-tuning for visual, audio, and lighting.

Voice Wizard
• Automatically adjust in-game audio volume during VOIP for clearer team chat.

Mobile Center
• Show the system parameters on your mobile devices.
• Instantly launch or switch between the system profiles.
• Remotely adjust LED Wizard scenarios.
• Simple pairing with QR code.

Tools and Help
• Find all supports, product information, useful system backup tools, and access to MSI website with ease.

Game Fancier & Easier with Exclusive Gaming Mode
• System Optimization: Free up memory and prioritize game applications.
• Lighting Optimization: Interactive keyboard lighting for various gameplay.
• Profile Optimization: Optimize True Colour and Nahimic for gaming.

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.

One Application
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.

SteelSeries CloudSync
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.

Interdevice Communication
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.


Streaming

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 1550 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 8th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7 processor with 6 cores & hyper-threading technology.
• Windows 10 Home operating system.
• Ultra-slim 17.3" gaming notebook with GeForce® GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5 Max-Q graphics.
• 17.3" UHD (3840x2160), IPS level panel, 100% Adobe RGB.
• Per-Key RGB Gaming Keyboard by SteelSeries.
• All-new Dragon Center with exclusive gaming mode.
• Sound by Dynaudio and High-Resolution Audio ready.
• 360° virtual surround sound powered by Nahimic 3.
• Exclusive MSI Cooler Boost Trinity with dedicated triple fans & 5 copper heat pipes.
• Equipped with HDMI, mDP, USB 3.1, and Thunderbolt™ 3 ports.
• Killer DoubleShot Pro with Smart Teaming and Killer Shield.
• XSplit Gamecaster free premium license for 1 year.
• WTFast free premium license for 2 months.

Please Note: GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q Base and boost clocks depend upon the laptop’s thermal and electrical system design.
Specifications
Model GS73 Stealth 8RF-031UK
Processor
CPU Type Intel Core i7 8750H
CPU Cores 6 Core
CPU Threads 12
CPU Speed 2.2 GHz
CPU Boost 4.1 GHz
Unlocked/Overclockable CPU No
Display
Screen Size 17.3"
Screen Type IPS-Level, Anti-Glare
Touchscreen No
Resolution 3840x2160 (Ultra HD)
Refresh Rate 60 Hz
Response Time  
NVIDIA G-Sync Technology No
AMD FreeSync Technology No
RAM Memory
Memory 16GB (2x8GB)
Memory Type DDR4 SO-DIMM
Memory Speed DDR4 - 2400
Maximum Memory Supported 32GB (2x16GB)
Storage Drives
HDD Capacity 1000 GB
SSD Capacity 512 GB
Storage Type SSD (M.2 PCIe NVMe) & HDD (SATA)
Graphics
Graphics Chipset NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Graphics Memory 8GB
Graphics Memory Type GDDR5
GPU Cores/Streams/Execution Units 2048
Graphics Core Clock 1101 ~ 1215 MHz
Graphics Boost Clock 1265 ~ 1379 MHz
Graphics Memory Clock 8000 MHz
Graphics Memory Bus 256 Bit
Multi-GPU NVIDIA SLi No
VR Ready Yes
NVIDIA Max-Q Design Yes
I/O
I/O
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Headphone-Out (HiFi/SPDIF)
  • 1 x Killer ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5
  • 1 x Killer GbE LAN
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.2
  • 1 x SD/SDHC/SDXC Card Reader
  • 1 x USB 2.0
  • 2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-A
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C/Thunderbolt3
Other Laptop Specifications
Optical Drive N/A
Card Reader Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Webcam Yes
Built-in microphone Yes
Keyboard Type/Language Chiclet / UK / RGB (Per-Key)
Battery 3-cell
Security Features Kensington Lock Slot
Colour Black
Operating System Windows 10 Home (64 bit)
Accessories Included in Box 1 x 180W Slim AC PSU Power Adapter
Notebook Dimensions 411.8 x 19.6 x 284.9 mm (WxHxD)
Weight (Inc. Battery) 2.43 kg
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
24 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
14 days
RTB Period:
24 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
MSI UK Support
Telephone:
08708200009
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MSI GS73 Stealth 8RF 17" 4K Ultra HD 8th gen i7 GTX 1070 Gaming Laptop
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