Three MSI gaming laptops to add to your Black Friday wish list

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With the colder season approaching in the months ahead, spending more time indoors is inevitable. But you can always pass the time with some good old-fashioned PC gaming. If your gaming laptop could use an upgrade for 2022, Black Friday is probably the best time to do it.

While this hulking shopping spree is over a month away, researching a wish list will give you a nice head start when the avalanche of deals hits the web.

Of the many computer brands out there, MSIA have long established their pillars of success by offering gaming laptops with impressive specs at affordable prices. While their products are already great deals at the MSRP, MSI isn’t shy about offering discounts and is also an avid Black Friday participant.

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With this in mind, these are three of their latest gaming laptops to keep an eye on next month.

MSI 15.6-inch Stealth 15M Gaming Laptop

MSRP: $1,399.00
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The MSI Stealth 15M gaming laptop is equipped with plenty of the latest gadgets to ensure an immersive and entertaining experience. The 11th Gen Intel CPU offers up to 20% faster performance than its predecessor, and the RTX 30 Series GPU smooths out even the most graphics-intensive games. Coupled with an FHD 144Hz display, you can expect every action to be performed accurately and accurately.

Gaming laptops tend to be bulky in nature, but the MSI Stealth 15M proudly evades this stereotype. It is actually one of the thinnest and lightest GeForce RTX 30 series notebooks on the market. Even with all the heavy hardware, the device is only 0.63 inches thin and weighs just 3.73 pounds.

The Stealth 15M has a minimalist construction and is subtly designed to blend in with any environment, from your room or office to a library or coffee bar. The laptop is also available in a pristine Pure White or a cool Carbon Grey. If you’re having trouble deciding which color, maybe ask yourself, “Am I more Rey or Kylo Ren?”

You can currently find variants of the MSI Stealth 15M Gaming Laptop at online retailers such as Amazon and Best Buy. If you want to go deeper into the specifications of this model and its variants, you can find additional information on the MSI website.

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MSI 15.6-inch Pulse GL66 Gaming Laptop

MSRP: $949.00
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The new MSI Pulse GL66 practically pulses with power. It features the latest 11th generation i7-11800H CPU that eclipses the previous processor powerhouse, the i7-10750H, by up to 40%. In combination with the RTX 3070, you can maximize those graphics settings for all your favorite games. And the laptop can do all this without doubling as an oven thanks to MSI’s Cooler Boost 5 design.

Cosmetically, the company has enlisted Maarten Verhoeven, a digital concept sculptor and ZBrush World Champion, to help forge the unique chassis of the Pulse GL66. With titanium gray metal armor and contour lines, this laptop looks battle-ready inside and out. The device also has a full RGB keyboard with a numeric keypad, so you can show off your favorite colors as you venture into the unknown.

Amazon, New egg, and other online stores currently offer different versions of the MSI Pulse GL66 Gaming Laptop. You can also find out where to get a specific model of the laptop on MSI’s website. Knowing this information can help you determine which retailers to go to for potential Black Friday savings.

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MSI 17.3-inch Katana GF76 Gaming Laptop

MSRP: $999.00
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With specs inspired by both the Stealth 15M and Pulse GL66, the 11th Gen i7-11800H and RTX 3060 come together to meet your gaming needs on a 17.3-inch 144Hz IPS-level display. Assisted by Nahimic 3 and Hi-Res Audio, you can enjoy premium sound quality as you lose yourself in music, win online competitions, or capture yourself in the thrill of a TV show like Squid Game.

This latest version of the Katana GF76 has also undergone a new chassis design to suit gamers who like a more subtle look to their devices. Like the Pulse GL66, MSI teamed up with another respected artist in the industry, Nagano Tsuyoshi. Known for his illustrations on Romance of the Three Kingdoms V, he worked with the company to tailor the laptop and other visual ideas to capture gamers’ imaginations.

All three laptops presented here are also equipped with: MSI Center. This software allows you to adjust and adjust all kinds of settings to optimize your gaming experience. With new features like Smart Image Finder, UI Skin Customization, Noise Cancellation and more, your personal preferences are just a few clicks away.

If you’re a fan of the Katana but find the 17.3-inch size a bit much for your taste (or backpack size), you can downsize to the Katana GF66. Despite having a smaller chassis, it still has the same power as its larger variant. These laptops are now both for sale at walmart and Microcenter in case you just can’t wait until Black Friday to get your hands on one. Follow the link below to learn more about the Katana GF66 or GF76.

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