February 23, 2016

MSI GT72 and GT80 of GTX980 graphics notebooks are VR ready

Taipei, Taiwan –As the No.1 in Gaming brand in the gaming industry, MSI is always ahead of others in meeting users’ needs by introducing the most up-to-date solutions and offering the most complete gaming features for extreme gamers. The company stands by the principles of breakthroughs in design, the pursuit of excellence, and technological innovation. 

World’s first VR ready Notebooks with extreme GTX 980 graphics
After an extensive research and hard work, MSI, in cooperation with NVIDIA, released GTX 980 models which support virtual reality gaming. Desktop GeForce® GTX 970 or Mobile GTX 980 graphics are a must condition for VR Ready. They will provide the users with the required graphics processing power, image quality, decreased latency and consistent performance level, all of which are crucial for VR gaming experience. 

MSI GT series of GTX 980 graphics VR Ready gaming notebook models approved by NVIDIA are the following:
  • GT72S 6QF Dominator Pro and GT72S 6QF Dragon Edition (29th Anniversary Edition);
  • GT72S 6QF Dominator Pro G Heroes Special Edition; 
  • GT80S 6QF Titan SLI 29th Anniversary Edition; 
  • GT80S 6QF Titan SLI Heroes Special Edition.
The formal product list updated is in the link below:

Many of the VR products used MSI gaming notebooks as demo at CES 2016
The notebooks were presented at CES2016 and were successfully tested using VR technology at different booths. MSI has produced world’s first notebook with VR display.

The visitors got to experience UA Health Box, a product representing a new concept of healthy lifestyle supported by MSI GT72 and GT80 series.

Also, MSI notebook was a part of the Intel booth presentation of HTC VIVE and provided the greatest support with smooth running and minimum latency. The Taiwan VR company 3Glasses also used MSI gaming notebooks for their VR products live demo, which shows that MSI powerful gaming notebook is the world’s best notebook to support the highest performance demand and the most stable performance present at VR developing and VR demonstration.

Andy Tung, the president of MSI Pan America, commented on the MSI’ new step in the world of technology: "VR has traditionally been reserved for desktops, but NVIDIA has given notebooks such as the MSI GT72 Dominator and GT80 Titan / SLI with GeForce GTX 980 the necessary punch to bring virtual experiences to life while on the go. NVIDIA's GeForce GTX GTX 980 VR Ready badge makes identifying VR capable machines easy and guarantees a fantastic and immersive gaming experience."