When you buy the MSI GE 76 raider, you have the satisfaction of owning a gaming laptop powered by Intel’s latest mobile processor, the 12th gen Intel iCore 9, and loaded with the best components that make an exceptional device. After this MSI GE 76 raider review, you will know more about the most premium and flashiest gaming laptops you get in the market today. The laptop not only has the fastest processor that supports the fastest mobile CPU, but it also has the fastest GPU, thanks to the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti. There is a significant improvement in the CPU and GPU performance over the earlier model released last year. The slim profile 17-inch laptop weighs 3 kg, putting it in the mid category between a gaming monster and a light gaming laptop.
MSI GE 76 Raider Specifications
Having known about the power behind the CPU and GPU, let us look at the other things to understand the specifications of the GE 76 Raider. The laptop has a 17.3-inch display, RAM of 32 GB DDR5, 4,800 Hz, the operating system is Windows 11 Pro, and internal storage of 2x2TB SSD. Among the several ports, there is a USB 3.2 Gen 2 port, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port, one Thunderbolt 4w/ display port, two USB 3.2 Gen1 ports, one audio jack, one Ethernet port, one SD Express port, and one Ethernet port. The laptop measures 15.63(W) x 11.18(D) x1.02 (H) inches, weighs 6.39 pounds and has Bluetooth 5.2 and Wi-Fi 6E802.11ax connectivity.
The MSI GE 76 raider gaming laptop has a Titanium Blue colored aluminum anodized chassis with glossy bottom edges where the hinges sit. The slim but heavy device looks like a stealth bomber due to the large vents at the rear that enhance its appeal. On opening the laptop, the black surface looks seductive but cool to touch and resistant to fingerprints. The rectangular body has bezels on all sides, with only ports located on the rear. A deep deck houses the keyboard with speakers on each side. The RGB lighting in the front of the laptop adds an element of fun to the design that draws the attention quickly. Using the Steelseries‘ GG software that comes pre-installed lets, you customize both the light bar and the keyboard.
Paying for the Framesets
Framesets matter most for gamers, and you get enough of it in the MSI GE 76 raider gaming laptop. When you play Red Dead Redemption2 at the highest preset, you can enjoy 92 frames per second. However, pushing the sliders to the maximum comes down to 80 frames per second, which is very high for that game.
You can enjoy 104 frames per second when playing Shadow of the Tomb Raider with ray tracing on Ultra, which goes up to an incredible 143 frames per second on putting off the ray tracing.
The MSI GE 76 raider speakers add the desired punch that ensures an extraordinary gaming experience.