After the success of the MSI GS60 Ghost gaming laptop, MSI has recently released a 3K variant of the said gaming machine – the MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 3K. Like its predecessors, the Ghost Pro 3K features a slim and sleek design built with a fast and newer 4th Gen. Intel Core i7 quad-core Haswell processor and the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M discrete graphics processor. But that’s not all, this gaming machine also features a nice 15.6-inch display with a WQHD+ 3K resolution at 2880×1620, making images and pictures looks crispier and better. Check out the rest of its features, specifications, price, and where to buy below.
MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 3K Features
One of the main features and improvements in the MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 3K is its non-reflective wide-view 15.6-inch display that has a WQHD+ 3K resolution at 2880×1620, with 16:9 aspect ratio. That’s a significant improvement compared to a 1920×1080 display. Bigger resolution means, better display quality, crispier text and images, and more space on the screen.
Aside from the powerful and newer Intel Core i7-4710HQ quad-core Haswell processor, the MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 3K is also powered with the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M discrete graphics processor with 3GB GDDR5 dedicated memory, the latest generation of graphics processors designed to deliver true PC gaming experience on the go. The GS60 Ghost Pro 3K is MSI’s lightest 15″ notebook and the first 3K display notebook to utilize Mg-Li alloy, an ultra-light, and sturdy material, and delivers high-performance gaming without the weight. The newly equipped 3K display fully embraces NVIDIA graphic capabilities and immerses gamers in an all-new definition of HD gaming at resolutions of 2880×1620, for sharper and more stunning images.
It also features MSI’s Super RAID technology, which provides superior data processing and accessing speed by supporting multiple SSDs and increasing data read/write speeds. MSI’s GS70 Stealth Pro, equipped with the latest Super RAID 2 technology, combines the power of three mSATA SSDs, kicking up read speeds to over 1,500 MB/s or three times faster than high-performance single SSD notebooks and more than 15 times faster than conventional laptops with standard SATA hard drives.
The MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 3K gaming notebook features an intelligently designed dual-fan cooling system that efficiently lowers system temperature even under the most strenuous gaming sessions. Dual cooling fans draw in air from vents at the top of the notebooks, circulates it through the motherboard and processor, and dissipates it via dual vents at a 45-degree angle that avoids the gamer’s hands when using a mouse. This proprietary cooling system ensures maximum airflow when compared to systems with air intakes on the bottom of the notebooks and creates a better and more enjoyable gaming experience.
These are not the only features of the GS60 Ghost Pro 3K. Check out more highlighted features below:
The latest 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor
The Thinnest & lightest 15.6” gaming notebook
World’1st gaming notebook with 3K wide-view LCD display
Enthusiast level NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 870M GDDR5 6GB/3GB discrete graphics card provides great performance and ultra-image quality
SteelSeries Engine to customize every key and devices for personalizing your play style
XSplit Gamecaster for easily recording gaming moments, broadcasting and sharing live gameplay sessions to YouTube, Twitch, UStream and more
Miracast for sharing the game streaming, image gallery, or video clips wirelessly to big screen TV
Super RAID with 2 SSD RAID0 gives you over 900MB/s reading speed (option)
Dual fan thermal cooling system
Keyboard by SteelSeries with LED backlight and solid feedback design
Killer™ E2200 Game Networking for smarter, faster, networking for all online entertainment
Sound by Dynaudio
Matrix Display with max 2 external displays to expend the vision for extreme gaming experience or multi-tasks
Wide viewing angles to experience accurate, vivid colors and consistent brightness.
MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 3K-097 Specifications
GS60 Ghost Pro 3K-097
Windows 8.1 64bit
Intel Core i7-4710HQ 2.5GHz – 3.5GHz
16GB DDR3L 1600MHz
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M with 3GB GDDR5
15.6-inch WQHD+ 3K at 2880×1620 (16:9)
128GB M.2 SATA SSD + 1TB HDD 7200 RPM
LAN / Bluetooth
Killer E2200 Game Networking w BT 4.0
Intel 7260 Wilkins Peak 2 (2×2 802.11 ac)
Dynaudio Tech Speakers 2x + Subwoofer 1x
3x USB 3.0
Steel Series full-color backlight with anti-Ghost Key
6 Cell 120W
15.35″ x 10.47″ x 0.78″ (inches)
Weight w/ battery
Price and Where to Buy
As of today, the MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro 3K-097 is available to order with a price tag of $2,470.46 with free shipping here. Prices are subject to change and it may be dropped by the time you visited this page. So better check out the latest price today.
UPDATE: This model is no longer available and has been replaced by the newer GS60 Ghost Pro 4K. Check out their specs and where to buy below.
MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 4K-080 15.6-inch Gaming Notebook Computer (Aluminum Black) 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-4710HQ 16GB DDR3L 1600 MHz RAM 15.6″ WQHD+ 4K IPS Display Full HD 3840 x 2160 Native Resolution NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M Graphics (3GB) Supports up to 2x M.2 SSD & 1TB HDD USB 3.0/mini DisplayPort/HDMI Port Built-in FHD Webcam, Mic & Speakers SteelSeries Keyboard Pre-loaded w/ XSplit Gamecaster Software Available on B&H Photo Video here.
MSI GS60 Ghost Pro 4K-079 15.6-inch Gaming Notebook Computer (Aluminum Black) 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-4710HQ 16GB DDR3L 1600 MHz RAM 15.6″ WQHD+ 4K IPS Display Full HD 3840 x 2160 Native Resolution NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M Graphics (6GB) Supports up to 2x M.2 SSD & 1TB HDD USB 3.0/mini DisplayPort/HDMI Port Built-in FHD Webcam, Mic & Speakers SteelSeries Keyboard Pre-loaded w/ XSplit Gamecaster Software Available on B&H Photo Video here.