MSI Gaming GT72 Dominator Pro-010

MSI 9S7-178111-010

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    Intel Core i7-4710HQ (6M Cache, 2.50 GHz), 43.942 cm (17.3 ") Full HD (1920x1080) LED, 24GB DDR3L, 2 x 128GB SSD + 1TB SATA HDD, BD Writer, Intel HD Graphics 4600 + NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M 8GB GDDR5, Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.0, FHD Webcam, Windows 8.1 64-bit

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    MSI Gaming GT72 Dominator Pro-010

    Super RAID 3 with ultra storage performance

    Featuring the exclusive technology made by MSI, named Super Raid 3, the data read/write speed of the storage will reach 1600MB/sec or more, while 4 x M.2 SSD combined with RAID0 setting is the key. The Super Raid 3 is no wonder the most advanced storage technology considered both big capacity and high efficiency.

    Cooler Boost 3 : Ultra efficiency dual cooling system

    The Cooler Boost 3 dual thermal system is made for next generation extreme performance CPU and graphics, this feature 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.

    With advanced cooling efficiency, it doesn’t increase any extra space but lower noise. The heat been generated by core components transferred to the vent quietly without troubling users, and supports up to Core i7 Extreme CPUs and GTX880M 8GB graphics with lower temperature than others. When you enable Cooler Boost 3 with boosted fan speed, it could decrease the CPU temperature around 8~10∘C and GPU temperature around 4~5∘C, the noise will be lower than most of the gaming notebooks with its powerful cooling design.

    Killer Double Shot Pro with Smart Teaming

    MSI GT72 is the 1st laptop in the world who features Killer DoubleShot Pro. The Killer Double Shot Pro supports both Killer Gb LAN and WiFi 802.11ac dual band protocol and average latency improvement is 3.5 times than others who support 802.11ac as well. It also has Smart Teaming function which will be operated by Killer Network Manager to optimize the bandwidth usage combined with WiFi and Gb LAN at the same time.

    Killer N1525 802.11ac - WLAN

    - Killer N1525 802.11ac Wireless
    - 2.9X the throughput of current Killer Wireless-N
    - 3.5X avg. latency improvement of other 11ac

    Killer E2200 - LAN

    Audio Boost 2 with 3 independent amp for best sound experience

    With dedicated AMPs for headset, isolated audio board and gold flash audio jack, the Audio Boost 2 is definitely delivering the most advanced hearing experience on gaming laptop, averagely enhance 30% of the sound signal with independent AMP. It gives the gamers more sound detail to identify the position of the enemies and minimize the distortion, which is the perfect design for gaming headset spec 32/48ohm. The gold flash audio jack will give less noise interference and assure the durability between pug-in and pug-out.

    Sound by Dynaudio 2.1 speaker system

    Cooperated with the world leading speaker company Dynaudio for years, the whole new designed GT72 is packing the latest speakers design with 2 channels with 1 subwoofer, and its absolutely authentic hearing experience. The signal has been enhanced up to 50% sound detail and up to 10dB volume has been increased; people who play games or enjoy movies will absolutely be immersed in the perfect system with outstanding sound effect.

    Steelseries Engine brings your game style

    SteelSeries Engine is the Apps 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), keypress macros, and text macros.

    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.

    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.
    Every key can be customized to hot key as you want!!

    Every gamer can easily customize every individual key as hot key to personalize his own play style, greatly increase the convenience on key usage.

    * FN, F1-F12 keys except

    Just one click!! quickly launch Apps from SteelSeries Engine

    Gamers can freely choose any key as launch application button, no longer need to click the mouse for Apps start.

    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!!

    *The layers switch key is “Fn+1~4”

    Intelligent keypress macro capabilities

    There are virtually unlimited keypress 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.

    Create your own text macro

    Besides keypress macro, SteelSeries Engine also can create the text macro for gamers’ talk. By this way, gamers can have simultaneously multi-party conversation and do not waste time in doing repetitive typing.

    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!

    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.

    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).

    Freedom to Play

    SteelSeries Engine will automatically recognize what game you are playing and open your saved profile(s) for that game. You can create your own profiles for other applications and then have SteelSeries Engine open the corresponding profile when you start up your application.

    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.

    - Add a Webcam and show your game face
    - Draw attention whilst casting with in-game annotations
    - Use XSplit Gamecaster with all of your PC & Console Games
    - Share your broadcast and conquer the world
    - Organize and upload your greatest gaming moments

    Matrix multi-display presents 3+1 monitors usage (Surround view)

    Matrix display features up to 3 external displays with up to 4K resolutions, allowing you to output to 3 displays simultaneously using HDMI 1.4 and dual Mini Display-Port 1.2. Users can out put these displays and work with multi-task at the same time. (Overall 4 monitors including notebook’s monitor on GT72)

    Handle the big screen with support of up to 3840 x 2160 resolutions to watch your movies or play your games in true HD when connected to an HDTV.

    The Real Deal: A Keyboard Made Just for Gamers

    Exclusive keyboard position and golden triangle layout to offer faster and longer-lasting keyboard action.

    Just solid!

    MSI has improved the resilience and tactile feedback of each and every key. Users will no longer have to deal with flimsy keys.

    Multi Keys Input

    MSI's gaming keyboard supports simultaneous pressing of multi keys, allowing users to issue commands rapidly and respond to games with precision.

    Full color backlight LED 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!

    Ultimate NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M discrete graphics card

    The top-of-the-line new gen NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M graphics card provides gaming performance at "the speed of light" and with incredible realistic image detail. It boasts more than 21% better performance on 3D Mark 11 standard tests over similar level gaming computers of the previous generation of, like the GTX780M and GTX770M. The lightning-fast antialiasing provides crisper, smoother graphics on all 3D games, giving you a superior extreme gaming experience on top-end gaming platforms.

    Sound Blaster Cinema 2 enhanced wrap around sound

    All MSI gaming laptops this year feature upgraded Sound Blaster Cinema 2 wrap around sound, making the already cutting-edge Sound By Dynaudio 2.1 channel sound system, even better with optimized software solutions in particular for wrap around sound, human voices, virtual bass, and low quality audio sources. Sound Blaster Cinema and MSI's superior sound system complement each other exceptionally well.

    The latest 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor

    performance over previous generations. The CPU performance has increased by 3%~7%, while the overall platform is 15% more powerful. Additionally, the integrated 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.

    Processor

    Motherboard chipset
    Intel HM87
    Processor cache level
    L3
    Processor socket
    BGA1364
    Processor cache
    6 MB
    System bus rate
    5 GT/s
    Processor threads
    8
    Processor cores
    4
    Processor boost frequency
    3.5 GHz
    Processor model
    i7-4710HQ
    Processor family
    Intel Core i7-4xxx
    Processor frequency
    2.5 GHz

    Memory

    Memory form factor
    SO-DIMM
    Maximum internal memory
    32 GB
    Memory slots
    4x SO-DIMM
    Memory clock speed
    1600 MHz
    Internal memory type
    DDR3L-SDRAM
    Internal memory
    24 GB

    Optical drive

    LightScribe
    N
    Optical drive type
    Blu-Ray RW

    Display

    Aspect ratio
    16:9
    Display surface
    Matt
    3D compatibility
    N
    Full HD
    Y
    LED backlight
    Y
    Touch sensitive screen
    N
    Display resolution
    1920 x 1080 pixels
    Display diagonal
    43.94 cm (17.3")

    Audio

    Built-in microphone
    Y
    Built-in subwoofer
    Y
    Speakers manufacturer
    Dynaudio
    Number of built-in speakers
    2
    Audio system
    Sound Blaster Cinema 2

    Ports & interfaces

    Mini DisplayPorts quantity
    2
    Line-in
    Y
    SmartCard slot
    N
    CardBus PCMCIA slot type
    N
    ExpressCard slot
    N
    DC-in jack
    Y
    Docking connector
    N
    S/PDIF out port
    Y
    Microphone in
    Y
    Headphone outputs
    1
    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports
    1
    DVI port
    N
    HDMI version
    1.4
    HDMI ports quantity
    1
    USB 3.0 ports quantity
    6

    Weight & dimensions

    Height
    4.8 cm
    Depth
    29.4 cm
    Width
    42.8 cm
    Weight
    3.78 kg

    Power

    AC adapter power
    230W

    Keyboard

    Keyboard backlit
    Y
    Numeric keypad
    Y
    Pointing device
    Touchpad

    Networking

    Ethernet LAN data rates
    10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
    Ethernet LAN
    Y
    Wi-Fi standards
    802.11ac
    Wi-Fi
    Y
    4G
    N
    3G
    N
    Bluetooth
    Y

    Storage

    Compatible memory cards
    SD, SDHC, SDXC
    Card reader integrated
    Y
    Solid-state drive interfaces
    mSATA
    Solid-state drive capacity
    128 GB
    Number of SSDs installed
    2
    Hard drive speed
    7200 RPM
    Hard drive interface
    Serial ATA
    Hard drive capacity
    1000 GB
    Number of hard drives installed
    1
    Storage media
    HDD+SSD
    Total storage capacity
    1256 GB

    Packaging data

    AC adapter included
    Y

    Software

    Operating system architecture
    64-bit
    Operating system installed
    Windows 8.1

    Camera

    Video capturing speed
    30 fps
    Front camera resolution
    1920 x 1080 pixels
    Front camera
    Y

    Battery

    Battery capacity (Watt hours)
    83 Wh
    Number of battery cells
    9
    Battery technology
    Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

    Design

    Market positioning
    Gaming
    Form factor
    Clamshell
    Colour of product
    Black
    Product type
    Notebook

    Graphics

    Discrete graphics memory type
    GDDR5
    Discrete graphics adapter memory
    8192 MB
    Discrete graphics adapter model
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M
    On-board graphics adapter model
    Intel HD Graphics 4600

    Processor special features

    Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
    Y
    Intel Virtualization Technology
    VT-d, VT-x
    Intel Turbo Boost Technology
    2.0
    Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
    Y
    Intel visual technologies
    Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
    Intel vPro Technology
    N
    Intel Identity Protection Technology
    Y
    Intel Anti-Theft Technology
    Y
    Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
    Y

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