MSI laptops to get CHERRY MX Speed switches

At CES 2017 in Las Vegas MSI announced to equip certain Notebooks with the mechanical CHERRY MX Speed switches. This makes the manufacturer the first one to use the fastest MX switches so far in notebooks. 

The GT83VR series notebooks are true gaming flagships: They use the latest high end processors of the seventh Intel Core generation and the 3D performance of the Nvidia Geforce GTX 10 series. Some of the laptops even use two GPUs for running in powerful SLI!

MSI GT83VR
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The screen size is 18.4 inches and the screen’s resolution is Full-HD (1.920 x 1.080 pixels). The “Cooler Boost Titan” cooling is a combination of three seperated cooling systems which ensure low temperatures. MSI uses M.2 SSDs which are connected via PCI Express 3.0 and NVMe to the system. This makes them up to five times faster than SATA connected flash memory.

GT83VR laptops
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Other features are Thunderbolt 3, True Color display technology, multichannel audio and other things for gamers. If you want to learn more about the MSI laptops then please follow this link: MSI – Best Meets Best

MSI GT83VR
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MSI to equip high end laptops with CHERRY MX Speed

The GT83VR series of the Taiwanese Manufacturer are world’s first laptops to be equipped with the fast CHERRY MX Speed switches. These mechanical switches allow a 40 percent higher switching frequency compared to other MX switches: the actuation point of 1.2 millimeters and the low activation force of only 45 centinewton are making clear that these switches are optimized for both low respones times and high switching frequencies.

CHERRY MX Speed switches in MSI laptops
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Also the feature set guarantees a proven durability of over 50 million keystrokes with constant pressure quality. The switches feature also a individual programmable RGB lighting. So you have the choice out of 16.7 million colors!

CHERRY MX SPEED-Switches in MSI laptops.
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Worth mentioning is the laptop’s touchpad which is placed right next to the keyboard: With a single touch you can easily switch to a numeric keypad.