MSI 15.6" GS60 Ghost Pro Gaming Notebook (Aluminum Black)

MSI 15.6" GS60 Ghost Pro Gaming Notebook (Aluminum Black)

MSI 15.6" GS60 Ghost Pro Gaming Notebook (Aluminum Black)

B&H # MSGS60GP002 MFR # GS60 GHOST PRO-002
Discontinued

Product Highlights

  • 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7-6700HQ Quad-Core
  • 16GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM
  • 15.6" Full HD Display
  • 1920 x 1080 Screen Resolution
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M GPU (3GB GDDR5)
  • 1TB 7200 rpm HDD + 128GB M.2 PCIe SSD
  • SDXC Memory Card Reader
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1
  • MSI Super Port (USB 3.1 Type-C + DP 1.2)
  • Windows 10 Home
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Run your gaming as well as productivity applications on the aluminum black 15.6" GS60 Ghost Pro Gaming Notebook from MSI. It comes armed with a Skylake quad-core Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor and 16GB of DDR4 memory so you can have multiple programs running simultaneously. For data storage, the 1TB hard drive provides ample space to hold your files and the PCIe-based 128GB SSD delivers instant access to applications as well as data. Moreover, this 4-pound gaming notebook features a SteelSeries keyboard that offers full-color backlight and Anti-Ghost keys.

MSI has equipped this notebook with a 15.6" display with True Color technology, which provides vibrant colors and sharp images. With a native resolution of 1920 x 1080, you can enjoy the details while playing games and watching movies. To view images at this resolution without stutters, it comes with a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics card with 3GB of GDDR5 memory. Furthermore, it has multiple ports for external displays when you need to expand the on-screen workspace.

The GS60 gaming notebook comes built with two USB 3.0 ports as well as a single USB 3.1 Type-C port, which supports dual 4K monitors and quickly charges USB battery-powered devices. It offers Killer DoubleShot Pro that includes a dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi module, a Gigabit Ethernet controller, and Killer networking software to provide you with smooth online gameplay. Moreover, it has four speakers as well as a webcam, microphone, memory card reader, Bluetooth 4.1, and a subwoofer.

MSI GS60 Ghost Pro

Quad-Core 6th-Gen Skylake Intel Core i7 Performance
The MSI GS60 houses a 6th-generation Skylake Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor. Its quad cores can reach a stock speed of 2.6 GHz. The processor also can provide speeds up to 3.5 GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. Additionally, it features 6MB of L3 cache as well as Hyper-Threading technology, which enhances the cores.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M Graphics
Built for an immersive gaming experience, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M arms you with industry-leading technologies including dynamic PhysX effects, CUDA, and more. Based on NVIDIA's Maxwell GPU architecture, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M provides optimal performance per watt.
DDR4 Memory Support
This notebook supports DDR4 memory, which offers faster performance than previous generations.
PCIe Gen 3.0 x4 SSD
The 128GB SSD can offer read speeds up to 2,200 MB/s by utilizing NVMe technology, which uses multiple PCI-Express Gen 3.0 x4 lanes.
MSI Super Port
Whatever you need, you can get it done with just one Super Port (USB Type-C). Transfer massive files with up to 1000 MB/s transfer rates. Get more pixel power supporting dual 4K displays and extend your field of view with daisy chain capabilities. Even charge your smartphone, tablet, and other mobile device faster on-the-go or at home (support for 5V @ 3A).
Cooler Boost 3
Cooler Boost 3 comes with two fans that provide intelligent cooling for the GS60 notebook. It also has designated heat pipes that reduce heat generation and increase heat dissipation for the CPU and GPU.
MSI True Color Technology
MSI True Color technology provides multiple viewing modes, each precisely calibrated to deliver vibrant colors and sharp images. Gamer mode increases brightness for gaming. Anti-Blue mode reduces potential harmful blue light. sRGB mode sets the screen to 100% sRGB of color gamut. Designer mode increases clarity for lines and words. Office mode reduces eye-strain after long term use. Movie mode optimizes contrast for vivid movies.
Matrix Display
With Matrix Display technology, the MSI GS60 supports multiple external displays so you can multitask via HDMI and mini DisplayPort. Stream on Twitch or watch your favorite shows while playing your games.
Dynaudio Speakers
Fill the room and feel the bass with four Dynaudio high fidelity speakers. Drop the beat or feel the thunderous roar of the battlefield with an integrated subwoofer. This notebook also comes with audio jacks so you can connect with an external speakers or a headset.
ESS Sabre HiFi Audio DAC
This MSI GS60 notebook comes equipped with an ESS Sabre HiFi Audio DAC that upgrades the audio experience when using your headphones. It provides immersive sound effects and enhances sounds you may have missed.
Nahimic Virtual Surround Sound
Originally developed for military fighter jets, Nahimic specializes in 3D sound software processing and audio improvements offering virtual 7.1 sound in immersive high definition. Designed to work with standard audio and stereo equipment, Nahimic transports gamers into the action, allowing them to sense every footstep, hear every bullet whizzing past, and feel every explosion. It also features a high definition audio recorder to easily capture and stream studio quality sound and is only available on MSI gaming laptops, including the MSI GS60.
SteelSeries Keyboard
Use the fully illuminated SteelSeries keyboard, which has tactile fast action keys, a strategic layout, and powerful customization capabilities. Modify the color, macro every key, and enhance the way you play with the SteelSeries Engine 3 app. This keyboard also features silver lining printed keys that provide long-term wear and tear.
Killer Shield
MSI includes the Killer Shield manager app that protects and prioritizes the networking traffic. It also helps prevent lag spikes so you can play your best.
Killer DoubleShot Pro
Killer DoubleShot Pro provides a Killer E2400 LAN controller and the dual-band 802.11ac Killer wireless card to improve latency and offer smooth online gameplay.
XSplit | Gamecaster
XSplit Gamecaster version 2 lets you record your gaming moments and broadcast your live gameplay sessions to Twitch, YouTube, UStream, and more. It's simple, user-friendly, and ideal for sharing your gameplay with the world.

Windows 10 Home

Start Menu
After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8's Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.
Cortana
Microsoft's digital personal assistant, Cortana can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Notebook, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information gathering skills.
Microsoft Edge
After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.
Windows Store
For Windows 10, Microsoft has unified the Windows Store. Now, apps for PCs, tablets, and phones will all be accessible from one place. And with support for Universal Apps, one version of an app can work across all your compatible devices automatically.
Windows Continuum
Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it's not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.
Xbox on Windows 10
Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.
UPC: 824142120675
In the Box
MSI 15.6" GS60 Ghost Pro Gaming Notebook (Aluminum Black)
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • 6-Cell Battery
  • Protective Sleeve
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty (Includes Limited 1-Year Global Warranty)
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    • 1Description
    Performance
    Processor Intel Core i7-6700HQ Quad-Core
    Base Clock Speed 2.6 GHz
    Max Boost Speed 3.5 GHz
    L3 Cache 6 MB
    Memory Installed: 16 GB
    Memory Type 2133 MHz DDR4 SDRAM
    Graphics Type Dedicated
    Graphics Card NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M with 3 GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Display
    Size 15.6"
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Native Resolution 1920 x 1080
    Drives
    Storage Capacity 1128 GB
    Storage Drive 1 x 1 TB 7,200 rpm HDD; SATA
    1 x 128 GB SSD; PCIe-Based Flash
    Optical Drive None
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C
    2 x USB 3.0 Type-A
    Display 1 x HDMI
    1 x Mini DisplayPort
    Audio 4 x Integrated Speaker
    1 x Integrated Microphone
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone Output
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Microphone Input
    Media Card Slots SD/SDHC/SDXC
    Communications
    Network 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
    Wi-Fi 802.11ac; Dual-Band
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1
    Webcam Yes
    1080p Video
    General
    Operating System Windows 10 Home 
    Keyboard Type: Standard Notebook Keyboard
    Features: Backlight
    Pointing Device TouchPad
    Battery 6-Cell
    Power Supply 150 W
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 15.4 x 0.8 x 10.5" / 39.1 x 2.0 x 26.7 cm
    Weight 4.2 lb / 1.91 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 11.2 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 23.6 x 15.5 x 4.4"
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