Intel Core i9-11900H (11th Gen), Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)
2.5 to 4.9 GHz 8-Core, 2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core
NVIDIA Quadro RTX A5000 with 16 GB GDDR6 VRAM, NVIDIA Quadro RTX A3000 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM
64 GB, 32 GB
MSI has always been at the top of the industry for laptops and workstations. Our 17.3" WS76 Mobile Workstation is no exception - it's incredibly powerful for its size, but still manages to be lightweight. With an 8-core Intel Core i7 processor and 32GB of RAM, it'll handle anything you throw at it, from video editing to your favorite online games to important presentations and more! The WS76 has a dedicated NVIDIA Quadro RTX A3000 with 6GB of GDDR6 VRAM that allows you to edit videos with ease or play high-quality games without any lag at all. It also features Windows 10 Pro and an M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD with 1TB of storage capacity!
|MSI 17.3" WS76 Mobile Workstation||MSI 17.3" WS76 Mobile Workstation||MSI 17.3" WS76 Mobile Workstation|
It comes in at a weight of 5.39 lb / 2.44 kg, and total dimensions of 15.59 x 10.21 x 0.8" / 39.6 x 25.93 x 2.03 cm.
|WS76 11UM-468||WS76 11UK-469||WS76 11UK-470|
|Windows 10 Pro||Windows 10 Pro||Windows 10 Pro|
|15.59 x 10.21 x 0.8" / 39.6 x 25.93 x 2.03 cm||15.59 x 10.21 x 0.8" / 39.6 x 25.93 x 2.03 cm||15.59 x 10.21 x 0.8" / 39.6 x 25.93 x 2.03 cm|
|5.39 lb / 2.44 kg||5.39 lb / 2.44 kg||5.39 lb / 2.44 kg|
It contains a 2.5 to 4.9 GHz 8-Core Intel Core i9-11900H (11th Gen) processor with 24 MB of L3 Cache.
It contains a 2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen) processor with 24 MB of L3 Cache.
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.
With the 12th Gen processors now released, choosing this laptop with a 12th gen CPU inside will ensure your laptop goes the mile. It's the latest CPU from Intel, offering many performance increases over the previous 11th gen CPUs.
There's a Dedicated graphics card which is a NVIDIA Quadro RTX A5000 with 16 GB GDDR6 VRAM.
There's a Dedicated graphics card which is a NVIDIA Quadro RTX A3000 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.
|Intel Core i9-11900H (11th Gen)||Intel Core i9-11900H (11th Gen)||Intel Core i7-11800H (11th Gen)|
|2.5 to 4.9 GHz 8-Core||2.5 to 4.9 GHz 8-Core||2.4 to 4.6 GHz 8-Core|
|24 MB||24 MB||24 MB|
Graphics Card Type
|NVIDIA Quadro RTX A5000 with 16 GB GDDR6 VRAM||NVIDIA Quadro RTX A3000 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM||NVIDIA Quadro RTX A3000 with 6 GB GDDR6 VRAM|
|3200 MHz DDR4||3200 MHz DDR4||3200 MHz DDR4|
|64 GB||32 GB||32 GB|
|2 x 32 GB||2 x 16 GB||2 x 16 GB|
The screen has a refresh rate of 144 Hz.
A 144Hz screen option will give you a great refresh rate for gaming & video work.
|IPS-Type LCD||IPS-Type LCD||IPS-Type LCD|
|1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|72% NTSC 100% sRGB||72% NTSC 100% sRGB||72% NTSC 100% sRGB|
|144 Hz||144 Hz||144 Hz|
It comes with 1 TB of hard drive storage installed, via 1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD harddrive.
|1 TB||1 TB||1 TB|
Solid State Storage
|1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe||1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe||1 x 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe|
The battery life is achieved via a 4-Cell: 99.9 Wh capacity battery.
|4-Cell: 99.9 Wh||4-Cell: 99.9 Wh||4-Cell: 99.9 Wh|
|Ports & Peripherals|
When it comes to ports, it's offered with 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2) 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 Thunderbolt 4 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.
|2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2)||2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2)||2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2)|
USB Type C
|1 x Thunderbolt 4||1 x Thunderbolt 4||1 x Thunderbolt 4|
|1 x HDMI||1 x HDMI||1 x HDMI|
|1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output||1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output||1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output|
Build in Speakers
|2 x 2 W||2 x 2 W||2 x 2 W|
Built in Mic
Media / Memory Card Slot
|Single Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC||Single Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC||Single Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC|
|User-Facing: 720p||User-Facing: 720p||User-Facing: 720p|
|Notebook Keyboard with Backlight||Notebook Keyboard with Backlight||Notebook Keyboard with Backlight|
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)||1 x RJ45 (2.5GbE)||1 x RJ45 (2.5GbE)|
|Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax)||Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax)||Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax)|
MU Mimo Support
|2 x 2||2 x 2||2 x 2|
The power supply for the MSI 17.3" WS76 is a 230 W with Barrel/Proprietary so if you're concerned about power usage, make sure this fits within your requirements.
|230 W with Barrel/Proprietary||230 W with Barrel/Proprietary||230 W with Barrel/Proprietary|
The lowest price is $2599 for the MSI 17.3" WS76, available from multiple sites. The 4 purchase links we have analyzed have revealed an average price of $2,623.