If you're looking for a beastly gaming laptop with the speed, power and features to get you ahead when it comes to the latest games, look no further than the MSI 17.3" GP76 Leopard Gaming Laptop. Powered by the latest Intel Core i7-11800H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU with 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM, this laptop is able to handle all the latest games with ease. Featuring a 1920 x 1080 resolution on a 17.3" IPS panel, this laptop provides an immersive visual experience for entertainment lovers. The MSI GP76 Leopard Gaming Laptop also includes 16 GB of memory, 1 TB of storage, three USB Type-A ports, one HDMI 2.0 port and 802.11ac WiFi that provides superior wireless connectivity for gaming or streaming on your favorite apps. Plus, with up to 8 hours of battery life in an ultra lightweight design that weighs just 6 lbs.
|MSI 17.3" GP76 Leopard Gaming Laptop (Core Black)|
It comes in at a weight of 6.39 lb / 2.9 kg, and total dimensions of 15.63 x 10.57 x 1.08" / 39.7 x 26.85 x 2.74 cm.
|GP76 LEOPARD 11UG-076|
|Windows 10 Home|
|15.63 x 10.57 x 1.08" / 39.7 x 26.85 x 2.74 cm|
|6.39 lb / 2.9 kg|
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 3070 with 8 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" GP76 Leopard is replaceable, you will be able to upgrade the ram at a later date.
|Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)|
|2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core|
Graphics Card Type
|NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 with 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM|
|3200 MHz DDR4|
|2 x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)|
Max. Memory Capacity
Memory Slot Type
|2 (0 Available)|
The screen has a refresh rate of 240 Hz.
|1920 x 1080|
It comes with 1 TB of hard drive storage installed, via 1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD harddrive.
|1 x M.2 PCIe (Unspecified Interface)|
Solid State Storage
|1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe|
The battery life is achieved via a 4-Cell: 65 Wh capacity battery.
|Lithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)|
|4-Cell: 65 Wh|
|Ports & Peripherals|
It comes with 3 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1) ports, with 3 being more than enough Type-A ports for even advanced laptop users. Chances are, you won't need to use all 3 at the same time.
With a backlit keyboard, you'll clearly see your keys and ensure minimal mistakes when you're typing what you need to type.
The numpad inclusion on the laptop ensures optimal access to number keys, so if that's what you're after then this laptop has it for you.
Don't fret about your wired headphones though, the 3.5mm headphone jack will let you plug right in.
|3 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1)|
|1 x HDMI 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.4|
|1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output|
Build in Speakers
|2 x 2 W|
|102-Key Backlight, Number Pad|
|Dedicated TPM Security Chip|
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.
|1 x RJ45 (2.5GbE)|
|Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax)|
MU Mimo Support
|2 x 2|
The power supply for the MSI 17.3" GP76 Leopard is a 280 W with Barrel/Proprietary so if you're concerned about power usage, make sure this fits within your requirements.
|280 W with Barrel/Proprietary|
The lowest price is $1849 for the MSI 17.3" GP76 Leopard, available from multiple sites. The 5 purchase links we have analyzed have revealed an average price of $1,879.
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