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MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17

MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17
  • Processor

    Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)

  • Processor Cores

    2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core

  • Graphics Card

    NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAM, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAM, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM

  • Installed Memory

    16 GB

Description
The MSI 17.3" Gaming Laptop is a culmination of all the latest hardware and software technologies to make your gaming experience better than ever. See every corner of the battlefield in crisp detail with a wide-viewing 17.3" 1920 x 1080 display, 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11800H quad-core processor and a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti discrete graphics card. This powerful Gaming Laptop also features 16 GB of DDR4 memory and up to 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD.
Specification
MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 Gaming Laptop (Titanium Gray)MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 Gaming Laptop (Titanium Gray)MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 Gaming Laptop (Titanium Gray)MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 Gaming Laptop (Titanium Gray)
Storage

It comes with 512 GB of hard drive storage installed, via 1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD harddrive.

SSD Slots
1 x M.2 PCIe (Unspecified Interface)1 x M.2 PCIe (Unspecified Interface)1 x M.2 PCIe (Unspecified Interface)1 x M.2 PCIe (Unspecified Interface)
Storage Installed
512 GB512 GB512 GB512 GB
Solid State Storage
1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe1 x 512 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe
Performance

With an 11th gen Intel CPU you can be assured that the laptop has a recent CPU. Whilst not the latest, due to the release of the Intel 12 Series CPUs, it is still recent. However, with the release of the 12th gen you may wish to choose that instead to ensure the longevity of your new laptop.

There's a Dedicated graphics card which is a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAM.

There's a Dedicated graphics card which is a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAM.

There's a Dedicated graphics card which is a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM.

A dedicated graphics card usually offers a little bit more graphics power so could be better suited towards gaming and/or graphics processing work like image or video editing.

The maximum memory capacity is 64 GB via the 2 (0 Available) memory slots.

The RAM slot type is 260-Pin SO-DIMM.

Because at least one of the ram slots in the MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 is replaceable, you will be able to upgrade the ram at a later date.

Memory Type
3200 MHz DDR43200 MHz DDR43200 MHz DDR43200 MHz DDR4
Processor Cores
2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core
Memory Configuration
2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)
Graphics Card Type
DedicatedDedicatedDedicatedDedicated
Installed Memory
16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Graphics Card
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAMNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAMNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 with 4 GB GDDR6 VRAMNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM
Max. Memory Capacity
64 GB64 GB64 GB64 GB
Memory Slots
2 (0 Available)2 (0 Available)2 (0 Available)2 (0 Available)
Memory Slot Type
260-Pin SO-DIMM260-Pin SO-DIMM260-Pin SO-DIMM260-Pin SO-DIMM
Processor
Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)
Display

The screen has a refresh rate of 144 Hz.

A 144Hz screen option will give you a great refresh rate for gaming & video work.

Panel Type
IPS-Type LCDIPS-Type LCDIPS-Type LCDIPS-Type LCD
Screen Resolution
1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
Colour Gamut
72% NTSC72% NTSC72% NTSC72% NTSC
Aspect Ratio
16:916:916:916:9
Refresh Rate
144 Hz144 Hz144 Hz144 Hz
Screen Size
17.3"17.3"17.3"17.3"
TouchScreen?
NoNoNoNo
Connections

You'll find Wifi 6 inside the laptop, which is the current generation. This gives you a small step up in terms of future-proofing your tech, yet may not give you much of an advantage over wifi 5 unless your router and the rest of your setup is up to scratch.

With the latest standard of Bluetooth included, Bluetooth 5, you'll be set for a few more years of ensuring any new peripheral purchased is fully compatible.

NFC
NoNoNoNo
Ethernet
1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)1 x RJ45 (Gigabit)
MU Mimo Support
2 x 22 x 22 x 22 x 2
WIFI
Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Bluetooth
5.15.15.15.1
Ports & Peripherals

When it comes to ports, it's offered with 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0) ports. 2 Type-A ports is usually enough for regular laptop users, giving you enough freedom for the peripherals you need.

There's an option of using the Type-C USB ports, with 1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports being offered too, allowing both the use of almost any current peripheral, but also adaptors & dongles allowing use of additional ports for the laptop.

With a backlit keyboard, you'll clearly see your keys and ensure minimal mistakes when you're typing what you need to type.

Don't fret about your wired headphones though, the 3.5mm headphone jack will let you plug right in.

USB Type C
1 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 11 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 11 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 11 x USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1
Security
Dedicated TPM Security ChipDedicated TPM Security ChipDedicated TPM Security ChipDedicated TPM Security Chip
Keyboard
99-Key Backlight99-Key Backlight99-Key Backlight99-Key Backlight
Built in Mic
YesYesYesYes
Audio Ports
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output
Ports
2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0)2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0)2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0)2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) 1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0)
Display Ports
1 x HDMI1 x HDMI1 x HDMI1 x HDMI
Pointing Device
TouchPadTouchPadTouchPadTouchPad
Webcam
User-Facing: 720pUser-Facing: 720pUser-Facing: 720pUser-Facing: 720p
Build in Speakers
2 x 2 W2 x 2 W2 x 2 W2 x 2 W
Design

It comes in at a weight of 5.07 lb / 2.3 kg, and total dimensions of 15.68 x 10.76 x 0.95" / 39.83 x 27.33 x 2.41 cm.

Dimensions
15.68 x 10.76 x 0.95" / 39.83 x 27.33 x 2.41 cm15.68 x 10.76 x 0.95" / 39.83 x 27.33 x 2.41 cm15.68 x 10.76 x 0.95" / 39.83 x 27.33 x 2.41 cm15.68 x 10.76 x 0.95" / 39.83 x 27.33 x 2.41 cm
Operating System
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
Brand
MSIMSIMSIMSI
Weight
5.07 lb / 2.3 kg5.07 lb / 2.3 kg5.07 lb / 2.3 kg5.07 lb / 2.3 kg
Manufacturer ID
CROSSHAIR 17 A11UDK-202CROSSHAIR 17 A11UDK-091CROSSHAIR 17 A11UCK-203CROSSHAIR 17 A11UEK-066
Power

The power supply for the MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 is a 150 W so if you're concerned about power usage, make sure this fits within your requirements.

The power supply for the MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 is a 180 W so if you're concerned about power usage, make sure this fits within your requirements.

Power Supply
150 W150 W150 W180 W
AC Input Power
90 to 264 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz at 7.5 A90 to 264 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz at 7.5 A90 to 264 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz at 7.5 A90 to 264 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz at 9 A
Battery

The battery life is achieved via a 3-Cell: 53 Wh capacity battery.

Battery Capacity
3-Cell: 53 Wh3-Cell: 53 Wh3-Cell: 53 Wh3-Cell: 53 Wh
Battery Chemistry
Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)
Where to buy the MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17
MSI 17.3" Crosshair 17 Gaming Laptop (Titanium Gray)
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MSI Crosshair17 17.3" 144Hz FHD Gaming Laptop Intel Core i7-11800H RTX3050TI 16GB 512GBNVMe SSD Win10
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Crosshair 17 A11UCK-203 17.3" FHD Gaming Laptop
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