MSI 17.3" WT72 Mobile Workstation

MSI 17.3" WT72 Mobile Workstation

MSI 17.3" WT72 Mobile Workstation

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Product Highlights

  • 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7-6820HK Quad-Core
  • 16GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM
  • 17.3" IPS WVA Anti-Glare Display
  • Full HD 1920 x 1080 Screen Resolution
  • NVIDIA Quadro M5500 Graphics Card (8GB)
  • 256GB M.2 SATA SSD + 1TB 5400 rpm HDD
  • Blu-ray Burner, SDXC Card Reader
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi & Bluetooth 4.1
  • Thunderbolt 3 + DP1.2 via USB 3.1 Type-C
  • Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
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MSI WT72S overview

  • 1Description

The 17.3" WT72 Mobile Workstation from MSI delivers increased efficiency to the mobile platform by way of workflow performance, multiple application data processing, and 4K video transcoding. The system is powered by a 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7-6820HK Quad-Core processor which will allow you to run multiple applications simultaneously. The processor also features a burst speed of up to 3.6 GHz and the built-in 16GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM allows the computer to quickly access frequently-used files and programs.

The 17.3" IPS Wide View Angle Anti-Glare display has a native Full HD 1920 x 1080 screen resolution, a 16:9 aspect ratio, and is built on True Color technology. The system's display is powered by a dedicated NVIDIA Quadro M5500 graphics card and 8GB of GDDR5 RAM, and you can output video to an external display using its HDMI 1.4 or Mini DisplayPort outputs. Additionally, the system's Thunderbolt 3 port also supports the DisplayPort 1.2 output protocol. The WT72 will support up to three simultaneous external displays.

For long term storage of your files, the WT72 has a 256GB M.2 SATA SSD and a 1TB 5400 rpm SATA hard drive. While the 256GB SSD does not have the larger capacity of the 1TB hard drive, it contains no moving parts and is able to operate with faster data transfer speeds. Having no moving parts also helps the SSD be better-protected against damage from drops and bumps. Additionally, the drive will receive less wear and tear, as there are no read or write heads for the drive media to come into contact with.

If you want to add external storage drives, external optical drives, media card readers, or other external peripherals, the WT72 features six USB 3.0 Type-A ports and one USB 3.1 Type-C port. The system also has a Blu-ray Burner, a 3-in-1 SD card reader that supports SD, SDHC, and SDXC cards, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, a 1080p webcam, dual integrated mics, and dual integrated 3W speakers with a subwoofer, both powered by Nahimic audio.

So you can get started right out of the box, a 230W AC adapter and a power cord are included. The installed operating system is Windows 10 Pro (64-bit). Protection is provided by a limited 2-year warranty, which also includes a limited 1-year global warranty.

MSI WT72 Mobile Workstation

Thunderbolt 3
Transfer massive files with up to a 40 Gb/s transfer speed with Thunderbolt 3 via USB Type-C. Get more pixel power with dual 4K displays and extend your field of view with daisy chain capabilities. You can even charge your mobile phone, tablet, and other mobile device on-the-go or at home (support up to 3A current). Thunderbolt 3 also supports 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 and DisplayPort 1.2.
True Color Technology
MSI's True Color Technology is precisely calibrated to deliver vibrant colors, stunning details, and sharp images. You can select from multiple viewing modes to control color balance, gamma adjustment, and gamut mapping, pre-calibrated for enhanced viewing experiences. These modes include:
  • Gamer: Increase brightness for gaming
  • Anti-Blue: Reduce potential harmful blue light
  • sRGB: Set the screen to 100% sRGB of the color gamut
  • Designer: Increase clarity for lines and words
  • Office: Reduce eye-strain after long term use
  • Movie: Optimize the contrast for vivid movies
  • Powerful Graphics Performance
    The WT72 is now ready with the NVIDIA Quadro M5500 and 8GB of GDDR5 VRAM, delivering improved performance gains and 3D benchmark performances across a wide range of applications such as animation, videos, and design. Utilizing NVIDIA's CUDA processing architecture, render 3D models, video processing, and structural designs for a streamlined workflow
    DDR4 Memory Support
    Get increased performance with the support of DDR4 memory. With over 32% faster performance than previous generations, DDR4 is the new standard for a streamlined and efficient workflow
    Matrix Display
    MSI's Matrix Display allows for the support of up to 3 external monitors to transform the ultra-Portable WT72 into a desktop workstation to run all your essential programs at the same time via HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, and Thunderbolt 3
    Cool and Efficient
    The high performance dual fan cooling system was designed to help maximize airflow to keep the notebook at a constant cool state, even after long hours of processing and rendering, allowing your system to remain stable and your workflow smooth
    MSI Shortcut Manager
    Customize every key to suit your needs in one powerful application. The MSI Shortcut manager allows you to program individual keys to execute a string of commands. Use them to quick launch everyday programs, or even customize the keyboard color scheme to streamline your work habits
    ISV Certified
    MSI workstations are ISV Certified Systems. Officially recognized by major ISVs in 3D modeling such as AutoDesk and SolidWorks for system compatibility, MSI mobile workstations provide a professional experience and optimal performance

    Windows 10 Pro

    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
    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
    Windows 10 Pro
    The Pro version of Windows 10 includes all of the features of Windows 10 Home plus many designed specifically for businesses users, including Hyper-V virtualization, BitLocker disk encryption, and remote desktop access. Devices will also be able to join domains and the Azure Active Directory, and they can even access a specialized version of the Windows Store featuring custom, company-specific applications
    In the Box
    MSI 17.3" WT72 Mobile Workstation
  • 230W AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty (Includes Limited 1-Year Global Warranty)
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    MSI WT72S specs

    Processor Intel Core i7-6820HK Quad-Core
    Base Clock Speed 2.7 GHz
    Maximum Boost Speed 3.6 GHz
    Graphics Type Dedicated
    GPU NVIDIA Quadro M5500 with 8 GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Panel Type IPS
    Size 17.3"
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Native Resolution 1920 x 1080
    Touchscreen None
    Finish Matte
    Total Capacity 1.256 TB
    Solid State Storage 1 x 256 GB M.2 SATA
    Hard Disk Storage 1 x 1 TB 2.5" SATA (5400 rpm)
    Optical Drive Tray-Load Blu-ray Burner
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 6 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C
    1 x Thunderbolt 3 via USB Type-C
    Display 1 x HDMI 1.4
    1 x DisplayPort 1.2 via Thunderbolt Port
    1 x Mini DisplayPort
    Audio 2 x Integrated Speaker
    1 x Integrated Subwoofer
    2 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
    Network 1 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45)
    Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 5; Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1
    Webcam User-Facing: 1080p Video
    Power Supply 1 x 230 W
    Operating System Windows 10 Pro (64-Bit)
    Keyboard Type: Standard Notebook Keyboard
    Features: Backlight
    Pointing Device TouchPad
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 16.9 x 1.9 x 11.6" / 42.9 x 4.8 x 29.5 cm
    Weight 8.4 lb / 3.8 kg
    Packaging Infofudruuqzcd
    Package Weight 15.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 23.0 x 15.0 x 4.0"

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