MSI GT72VR 17.3" Dominator Pro Full HD G-SYNC GTX 1070 Gaming Laptop

17.3" MSI GT72VR 6RE-233 Dominator Pro, G-SYNC, i7 6700HQ, 8GB DDR4, 256GB SSD+1TB HDD, 8GB GTX 1070, DVD±RW, Win10

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Product Overview GT72VR Dominator: Shatter Desktop Performance Cliché

Visuals

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.

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.

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.

VR Ready
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 1070 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 1070 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 1070 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.

Buttery Smooth Motion
The 5ms response time helps provide a buttery smooth motion giving an advantage for gamers in winning.

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 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.

High Class Design With E-Sport Enthusiasm
Its brushed-metal lid and aesthetics line design are inspired by matte black supercars, adding high class taste. MSI GT72 series is designed to dominate the cyber world with overclocked CPU and extreme GeForce® GTX graphics.

Performance

Latest 6th Generation Intel Core i7 Processors
The new 6th generation Intel processors 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.

MXM VGA Design: Keep Your Weapon Sharp and Edgy
MSI's MXM VGA design allows you to change and repair the GPU more easily when needed. The special design also prevents heat on the motherboard, ensuring the laptop performance and durability.
*This feature is not for end-users to change the GPU on their own.

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.

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.

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.

Cooler Boost 4: Enhanced Cooling Design For Higher Power Gaming
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. MSI exclusive Cooler Boost 4 technology creates dual thermal modules internally by allocating dedicated heat pipes for GPU and CPU. One click on the fan boost button*, dual fans and up to 7 heat pipes** actively and effectively push heat out of the system, making the cooling design the highest level of its kind.
*The fan boost button is available only on certain models. **Number of heat pipes may vary by specification and model.

Audio

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!

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.

Control

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 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. *SteelSeries GameSense is only available on multi-colour 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.

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.

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) and LED effect control (LED Wizard). Moreover, under System Tuner tab, users may adjust parameters through MSI VR Ready / X Boost / True Color technologies, modify Fans Speed and activate the SHIFT technology to achieve Dynamic Temperature / Performance Balancing or to overclock the system GPU. All of these functions can be done in just one click. Mobile monitor and adjust your system profile and LED settings are also made possible (Mobile Center). When in need of solving a problem, click on the Tool & Help tab to get consult immediately. Dragon Center empowers users to facilitate

App Portal
• Integrate Apps into one portal.
• Classify Apps by category.
• All .exe files can be added.

System Monitor
• 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.

LED Wizard
• Adjust LED effect, color and brightness easily.
• Configure LED settings for specific scenario.
• LED settings can be switched and adjusted by Dragon Dashboard App.

System Tuner
• 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.

Mobile Center
• Show the system parameters on your mobile devices.
• Instantly launch or switch between the system profiles.
• Remotely adjust LED lighting.

Tools 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.

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 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
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 1070 8GB GDDR5 with desktop level performance.
• 17.3" Full HD (1920x1080), 5ms response time panel, & G-Sync Technology.
• Exclusive Cooler Boost 4 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.
• USB Type-C reversible plug.
• Nahimic 2 Sound Technology delivering 360° immersive audio experience.
• Sound by Dynaudio system.
• 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 2 external monitors.
• Brushed-metal lid and aesthetics line design imprinted with MSI iconic Dragon Tattoo, unleashing the true dragon gaming soul.
Specifications
Processor
CPU Type Intel Core i7 6700HQ
CPU Speed 2.6 GHz
CPU Boost 3.5 GHz
CPU Cores Quad Core
CPU Threads 8
Display
Screen Size 17.3"
Screen Type IPS-Level
Touchscreen No
Resolution 1920x1080 (Full HD)
Refresh Rate 60 Hz
NVIDIA G-Sync Technology Yes
RAM Memory
Memory 8GB
Memory Type DDR4 SO-DIMM
Memory Speed DDR4 - 2133
Maximum Memory Supported 64GB (4x16GB)
Storage Drives
HDD Capacity 1000 GB
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD (M.2 PCIe NVMe) & HDD (SATA)
Graphics
Graphics Chipset NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Graphics Memory 8GB
Graphics Memory Type GDDR5
CUDA Cores 2048
Graphics Core Clock 1442 MHz
Graphics Boost Clock 1645 MHz
Graphics Memory Bus 256 Bit
Multi-GPU NVIDIA SLi No
GeForce GTX VR Ready Yes
NVIDIA Max-Q Design No
I/O
I/O
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 (LAN)
  • 1 x HDMI 2.0
  • 1 x Headphone-Out (SPDIF)
  • 1 x Killer AC WiFi with BT 4.1
  • 1 x Line In
  • 1 x Line Out
  • 1 x Mic-In
  • 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.2
  • 1 x SD/SDHC/SDXC Card Reader
  • 6 x USB 3.0
  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C
Other Motherboard Specifications
Optical Drive DVD±RW
Card Reader Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Webcam Yes
Built-in microphone Yes
Keyboard Type/Language Chiclet Keys / English (UK) / Colour LED
Battery 9-cell
Colour Black
Operating System Windows 10 Home (64 bit)
Dimensions 428 x 48 x 294 mm mm (WxHxD)
Weight (Inc. Battery) 3.78 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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