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MSI GE73VR 7RE Raider I7-7700HQ 17.3" Full HD 120Hz Gaming Notebook (GTX1060)

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The 17.3" GE73VR Raider Notebook from MSI is a powerful laptop sporting desktop-like graphics performance thanks to its dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 100 graphics card with 6GB of GDDR5 VRAM. With a dedicated GPU, you'll be able to play games at high-to-ultra settings on its 1920 x 1080 Full HD display.
Manufacturer: MSI
SKU: MS-GE73VR-7RE-401ZA
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R20,032.94 excl
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GEFORCE® GTX 10 Series.
This is the ultimate gaming experience, fueled 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 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.

GET VR READY WITH MSI GAMING
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.

WIN BY A MILLISECOND FASTER– WORLD'S FIRST 120HZ 3MS GAMING (OPTIONAL)
As the only gaming laptop with Full HD at 120Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time panel, this is the go-to companion you can count on to never lose a detail during chaotic gameplay. The level of realism is drawn from the panel’s ability to produce up to 120 picture frames per second, topped with 94% NTSC Color 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 an 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 gameplay. 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.

TRUE COLOR 2.0
THE NEXT-TO-PERFECT COLOR PRESENTATION
Nothing is perfect, but closing in on perfection is as close as it gets. MSI True Color 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.

ONLY EVERYTHING IN 3D!
TriDef VR enables the 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 the optimal user experience. It is compatible with both Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. It also offers a unique head tracked, a hands-free user interface to allow users to launch games at will while wearing HMD.

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 – 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 work in seconds!

LATEST ARCHITECTURE DDR4-2400 MEMORY SUPPORT
Get the best possible performance out of your notebook with the 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 a 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.

REVOLUTIONARY COOLING MODULE FOR ENTHUSIASTIC GAMING
The latest MSI Cooler Boost 5 excels as a dual thermal module, 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. Specially designed for generating greater performance and lower temperature.

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 the highest satisfaction!

MSI NOTEBOOKS WITH ESS SABRE HiFiARE 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.

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 breathtaking 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!

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 gameplay. Every hardware detail of this keyboard is also calculated and specially 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.

DON’T EMBARRASS YOURSELF LOOKING FOR AN USB PORT
MSI exclusive technology helps you find the USB port instantly, especially in the dark.

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 a 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.

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.

KILLER DOUBLESHOT PRO – PROTECTING YOUR PING(OPTIONAL)
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 gameplay.

XSPLIT GAMECASTER VERSION 2.9
STREAMING YOUR GAMING TALENTS TO THE WORLD
MSI offers a 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 on 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.

Specifications

Processor
7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor (Quad Core, 6M Cache, 2.80 GHz up to 3.80 GHz with Turbo Boost)

Operating system
Windows 10 Home

Display
17.3" Full HD 1920x1080, 120Hz, 5ms, Wide-View Anti-Glare Panel

Chipset
Intel® HM175

Memory
8GB DDR4 2400MHz (8GBx1 - 2 Slots - Max 32GB)

Storage
256GB Solid State Drive (Boot) + 1TB 7200rpm SATA Hard Drive (Storage)

Graphics
GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5

Networking
Killer 10/100/1000 LAN
Wireless 802.11 ac
Bluetooth v4.2

Webcam
HD type (30fps@720p)

Keyboard
Backlight Keyboard (Full-Color)

Audio
2x 2W Speaker
2x 3W Woofer

Battery
6-Cell, 51 Whr

Ports
1x Type-C USB3.1 Gen2
3x Type-A USB3.0
1x RJ45
1x SD (XC/HC)
1x (4K @ 60Hz) HDMI
1x Mini-DisplayPort
1x Mic-in
1x Headphone-out (HiFi / SPDIF)

Dimensions
419 x 285 x 28.5 mm

Weight
2.8 kg (with battery)

AC Adapter
180W

Battery
6-Cell , 51 Whr

Warranty
2-year warranty + 1-year Upgrade (FREE whilst stocks last)

GEFORCE® GTX 10 Series.
This is the ultimate gaming experience, fueled 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 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.

GET VR READY WITH MSI GAMING
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.

WIN BY A MILLISECOND FASTER– WORLD'S FIRST 120HZ 3MS GAMING (OPTIONAL)
As the only gaming laptop with Full HD at 120Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time panel, this is the go-to companion you can count on to never lose a detail during chaotic gameplay. The level of realism is drawn from the panel’s ability to produce up to 120 picture frames per second, topped with 94% NTSC Color 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 an 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 gameplay. 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.

TRUE COLOR 2.0
THE NEXT-TO-PERFECT COLOR PRESENTATION
Nothing is perfect, but closing in on perfection is as close as it gets. MSI True Color 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.

ONLY EVERYTHING IN 3D!
TriDef VR enables the 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 the optimal user experience. It is compatible with both Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. It also offers a unique head tracked, a hands-free user interface to allow users to launch games at will while wearing HMD.

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 – 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 work in seconds!

LATEST ARCHITECTURE DDR4-2400 MEMORY SUPPORT
Get the best possible performance out of your notebook with the 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 a 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.

REVOLUTIONARY COOLING MODULE FOR ENTHUSIASTIC GAMING
The latest MSI Cooler Boost 5 excels as a dual thermal module, 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. Specially designed for generating greater performance and lower temperature.

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 the highest satisfaction!

MSI NOTEBOOKS WITH ESS SABRE HiFiARE 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.

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 breathtaking 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!

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 gameplay. Every hardware detail of this keyboard is also calculated and specially 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.

DON’T EMBARRASS YOURSELF LOOKING FOR AN USB PORT
MSI exclusive technology helps you find the USB port instantly, especially in the dark.

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 a 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.

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.

KILLER DOUBLESHOT PRO – PROTECTING YOUR PING(OPTIONAL)
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 gameplay.

XSPLIT GAMECASTER VERSION 2.9
STREAMING YOUR GAMING TALENTS TO THE WORLD
MSI offers a 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 on 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.

Specifications

Processor
7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor (Quad Core, 6M Cache, 2.80 GHz up to 3.80 GHz with Turbo Boost)

Operating system
Windows 10 Home

Display
17.3" Full HD 1920x1080, 120Hz, 5ms, Wide-View Anti-Glare Panel

Chipset
Intel® HM175

Memory
8GB DDR4 2400MHz (8GBx1 - 2 Slots - Max 32GB)

Storage
256GB Solid State Drive (Boot) + 1TB 7200rpm SATA Hard Drive (Storage)

Graphics
GeForce GTX 1060 6GB GDDR5

Networking
Killer 10/100/1000 LAN
Wireless 802.11 ac
Bluetooth v4.2

Webcam
HD type (30fps@720p)

Keyboard
Backlight Keyboard (Full-Color)

Audio
2x 2W Speaker
2x 3W Woofer

Battery
6-Cell, 51 Whr

Ports
1x Type-C USB3.1 Gen2
3x Type-A USB3.0
1x RJ45
1x SD (XC/HC)
1x (4K @ 60Hz) HDMI
1x Mini-DisplayPort
1x Mic-in
1x Headphone-out (HiFi / SPDIF)

Dimensions
419 x 285 x 28.5 mm

Weight
2.8 kg (with battery)

AC Adapter
180W

Battery
6-Cell , 51 Whr

Warranty
2-year warranty + 1-year Upgrade (FREE whilst stocks last)

Products specifications
Processor Type Intel Core i7
Number of Cores Quad-Core CPU (4)
Processor Generation Kaby Lake (7th Gen)
GPU/VPU GeForce GTX 10 Series
GeForce GTX 10 Series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060
Display Size (in) 17 to 17.9
Display Resolution 1920x1080
Memory/RAM 8GB
Hard Drive Type / Size Dual Storage
Optical Drive No Optical Drive
Operating System Windows 10 Home 64-bit
Refresh Rate 120Hz
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