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MSI recently announced its newest laptops for 2020, both are now powered by Intel’s 10th Generation Core processors – The GS66 Stealth and GE66 Raider.

GS66 Stealth

GS66 (12)GS66 Stealth boasts a full-black body that makes it look sharper, sleek, and low profile. It’s fitted with a more durable hinge, Cooler Boost Trinity+ that delivers for 10% more airflow, Thunderbolt 3, and can be charged via USB-C Power Delivery.

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GS66 (10)The device packs a 15.6-inch FHD IPS-Level display with a 240Hz refresh rate and an Intel Core i7-10750H, along with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060/2070, up to 64GB of DDR4-2666 RAM, and an M.2 2280 SSD.

GS66 (9)Other features include per-key RGB lighting by SteelSeries, Dynaudio Speaker with Passive Radiator, Hi-Res Audio Certification, and the Nahimic audio software.

Specifications

Processor Intel Core i7-10750H
Display 15.6″ FHD 240Hz IPS-Level Display with Thin Bezel Design
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 with Max-Q Design (GDDR6/8GB)
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (GDDR6/6GB)
Memory DDR4-2666, 2 Slot, Max 64GB
Storage 1 x M.2 2280 SSD Combo (NVMe PCIe Gen3/SATA)
1 x M.2 2280 SSD (NVMe PCIe Gen3)
Communication Killer LAN E3100 + Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650
Keyboard Per-key RGB keyboard by SteelSeries
I/O 1 x Thunderbolt 3 w/ PD Charging
1 x Type-C USB 3.2
3 x Type-A USB 3.2
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Combo Jack
1 x Killer LAN
Audio Dynaudio Speaker with Passive Radiator, Hi-Res Audio Certified, Nahimic
Adapter/Battery 230W (Slim Type) / 180W (Slim Type)
4-Cell, 99.9Whr Battery
Dimensions 358.3mm x 248mm x 19.8mm (W x D x H)
Weight 2.1kg

 

MSI GE66 Raider

GE66 (9)The new GE66 Raider features the world’s first panoramic aurora light, creating what they call a “sci-fi” ambiance. It also boasts a strengthened hinge, along with the most complete set of I/O ports you’ll find on a laptop. It also features Cooler Boost 5 for up to 5°C lower temperature.

GE66 (1)It boasts a 15.6-inch IPS-Level display with a 240Hz refresh rate and runs on an Intel Core i9-10890HK or an Intel Core i7-10750H. For graphics, it has up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super, along with up to 64GB of DDR4-2666 RAM and an M.2 2280 SSD for storage.

GE66 (11)GE66 Raider packs the highest-capacity battery in a laptop, a 99.WHr battery that delivers up to twice the capacity compared to the previous generation.

GE66 (5)Other features include a 1080p webcam, Dynaudio sound system, Hi-Res Audio, Per-Key RGB lighting, and the Nahimic audio software.

Specifications

Processor Intel 10 Gen Core i9-10980HK
Intel 10 Gen Core i7-10750H
Display 15.6-inch 240HZ IPS-level display with thin bezel design
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super (GDDR6/8GB)
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (GDDR6/8GB)
Memory DDR4-2666, 2 Slot, Max 64GB
Storage 1 x M.2 2280 SSD Combo (NVMe PCIe Gen3/SATA)
1 x M.2 2280 SSD (NVMe PCIe Gen3)
Communication Killer LAN E3100 + Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650
Keyboard Per-key RGB keyboard by SteelSeries
I/O 1 x Type-C USB 3.2 Gen2 with DP1.4
1 x Type-A USB 3.2
2 x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen1
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4
1 x Audio Combo
1 x SD Card Reader
1 x RJ45
1 x Type-C USB 3.2 Gen2x2
Audio Dynaudio Speaker with Passive Radiator, Hi-Res Audio Certified, Nahimic
Adapter/Battery 280W (RTX 2070 Super) / 230W (RTX 2080 Super Max-Q/RTX 2070/2060)
4-Cell, 99.9Whr Battery
Dimensions 356mm (W) x 267mm (D) x 23.4mm (H)
Weight 2.38kg

 

MSI has yet to announced the exact pricing for these laptops.

Read more: MSI GE66 Raider Review – Jack of All Trades, Master of None

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.