VR-ready gaming laptop, gaming desktops and more on display and demo

[Taipei, Taiwan] The 36th COMPUTEX is just around the corner in its count down to the big moment this May 31 to June 4. Over 1,600 exhibitors will be using over 5,000 booths to showcase their products and services. With a new position on “Building Partnerships in Internet Computing Ecosystems”, the show focuses on four main pillars: IoT applications, innovation & startups, business solutions, and gaming.

This year, accommodating with the fast-growing competitive gaming and eSports industry worldwide, COMPUTEX focuses on gaming for the very first time. The sepraate focus on gaming has attracted more than 30 leading exhibitors in the industry to present their latest gaming products. MSI, a leading manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, will have its full range of VR-ready gaming laptops, gaming desktops, top-notch gaming motherboard, high-end graphics card, and gaming peripherals on display. Eric Kuo, MSI Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing, says Celebrating our 30th anniversary, MSI will present the latest gaming products, including the popular Virtual Reality (VR) devices at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2016.” MSI has also planned sereral VR experience zones which are going to be the icing on the cake for content consumers. What MSI has to offer is sure to satisfy your voracious appetite!


A taste of what’s to come at COMPUTEX 2016


GS63 Stealth Pro: Thin Yet Powerful GAMING laptop

The new Cooler Boost Trinity applied on GS63 consists of a total of 5 heatpipes, enhanced Whirlwind Blade fans to exhaust the heat out of the system effectively and silently. Moreover, dual thermal modules promise the Intel® CoreTM i7 6700HQ and the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX970M level graphics ultimate performance for long gaming sessions.


GT83/GT73 Titan SLI: The New Era of VR SLI Platform

GT83 Titan SLI and GT73 Titan SLI laptops both are VR Ready and are equipped with the SLI platform design.

GT83 Titan SLI packs a NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX980 SLI graphics solution and the extreme 3+1 of 4K display surround mode delivering true-to-life gaming experience. GT73 Titan SLI is the lightest mobile SLI with dual GTX980M SLI level graphics, also supports single GTX980 top-tier mobile graphics. The flexibility of the gaming rig caters gamers looking for a smooth gameplay at 4K settings under 3-monitor surround mode.


GS73: A gaming Beast in a Slim Design

The GS73 laptop accommodates mobile GTX970M graphics and Cooler Boost Trinity, makes it the best slim cooling solution in the industry. Rest of its impressive spec-sheet includes SteelSeries gaming keyboard and SteelSeries Engine 3 software, True Color display with better gamut color panel, ESS SABRE HiFi headset AMP and Nahimic 2.0 for better sound experience.

Backpack PC: Enjoy Virtual Reality Without Limits

Fueled by Intel® extreme CoreTM i7 processors and NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX980 graphics card, the MSI Backpack PC guarantees new levels of performance and capabilities. Forget VR’s limited movement and wires problems, MSI Backpack PC enables gamers to move naturally without restraints, benefitting gamers to get full immersion in the exhilarating world of virtual reality.


System Products

Aegis Gaming Desktop PC Series : Harness the Power of Gaming

Aegis gaming desktop series houses a powerful unlocked Intel® Core™ K-series Processor and a NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX-powered graphics in a 19.6L case, maximizing gaming experience for both current high performance games as well as the hottest VR games. The icing on the cake is the Dragon Button, with just one push on the button to boost 15% of speed and performance. What’s more, the HDMI connector, specifically designed to locate at the front of the case, allows users to easily access their VR device.


Vortex G65 SLI: the VR-ready Gaming Desktop with Astronomical Performance

The world smallest gaming cylinder, the Vortex is a VR-ready gaming PC designed to fit anywhere. Potent yet small, the Vortex is only about 6.5L and comes packed with power utilizing a unlocked Intel® CoreTM i7 6700K processor, dual NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980 SLI graphics for blistering fast performance, and a 360° Silent Storm Cooling design for superior performance under the most intense gaming sessions.


Cubi 2 Plus: Small Body, Powerful Mind

As the winner of the COMPUTEX d&i award 2016, Cubi 2 Plus is powered by the latest Intel® 35W “Low TDP” Skylake-S processors and the new 5×5 mini-STX motherboard, the smallest motherboard possible. The socket design makes CPU upgrading possible and the 2.5” HDD or SSD is easily upgraded as well through the HDD cover. With its compact and stylish design, Cubi 2 Plus is ideal to serve as HTPC at home, all-round media PC in the office or commercial project PC.



X99A GAMING PRO CARBON: the Best RGB Motherboard for Gamers

The X99A GAMING PRO CARBON motherboard comes equipped with exclusive front USB type C, Audio Boost 3 technology, supports Turbo M.2 32 Gb/s, SATA Express devices, Dynamic Mystic Light which supports more than 16.8 million colors with 17 different cool LED modes.

With the MSI exclusive Mystic Light Extension, it allows every top gamer to apply their own unique style and PC personalization.

X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM: the Overclocking Champion

X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM is designed with MSI’s exclusive Titanium theme, breathing extreme performance, outstanding reliability and neat appearance. Featuring the latest U.2 32 Gb/s fast storage, Military Class 5 components, complete I/O and Audio cover, and enhanced thermal design MSI is ready to break overclocking records again.



Z170A MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM: the Most Popular Z170 Motherboard

Sighting gamers’ special demands, MSI caters to power users and extreme overclockers, launching the Z170A MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM. Equipped with a Steel Backplate to prevent bending and provided the best experience. Featured with exclusive Audio Boost 3 & lastest Nahimic technology, front USB Type-C, GAMING LAN and MSI LAN protect, the Z170A MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM is definitely the best choice within today’s popular Z170 motherboard series.


Graphics Gards and Multimedia

GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition: Unlock the ultimate gaming experience!

In COMPUTEX demo line up, MSI rolls out the GeForce® GTX 1080 Founders Edition graphics card. With its immense force, the performance is astonishingly more powerful than two GeForce® GTX 980 SLI and last generation’s flagship TITAN with less power consumption, which efficiently utilizes the energy and lead us to a total display revolution.

Interceptor DS4200 GAMING Keyboard

In the annual event, MSI also users in new line up of gaming gear, including Interceptor DS4200 GAMING Keyboard and Clutch Series GM40 GAMING Mouse.


Date: Tue. May 31 to Sat. June 4, 2016

Time: 9:30 am to 6:00 pm

Venue: Nangang Hall 4F

Booth: M0810



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About MSI 30th Anniversary

2016 marks 30 years of innovation and achievements for MSI.

The first overclocking motherboard of MSI in 1986 and the world’s first turbo gaming laptop in 2007 have made quite a splash in the IT industry.

Driven by the spirit of Top Player, Top Choice, MSI GAMING series is masterfully engineered to be gamers’ weapons of victory that make them shine on the world stage. 

In ways large and small, MSI’s commitment to high-performance gaming through technology has touched worldwide gamers and made MSI a world leading brand in the gaming industry.

●All rights of the technical, pictures, text and other content published in this press release are reserved. Contents are subject to changes without prior notice.

About MSI VR (Virtual Reality)

As the No.1 in Gaming brand in the gaming industry, MSI sees the trend and potential of Virtual Reality far earlier than the rest. In the beginning of 2015, MSI set up a VR lab and started a program assigning a whole team researching and developing on this technology. Being several steps ahead of all the others, MSI is therefore now the first and the only gaming notebook brand being certified by HTC Vive and Intel for VR technology. It is now considered the most reliable VR ready notebooks in the market. As a market leader, MSI has set up a VR development platform where VR application innovators and developers can receive MSI’s assistance in improving and optimizing the VR utilization. For more information, please go to

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