MSI has announced its first set of virtual reality-ready gaming laptops. Each of these new machines are equipped with a mobile NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 graphics chip, making them ready for the Oculus Rift VR headset when it arrives later this year. Each laptop is also comes equipped with an Intel Core i7 processor and Windows 10 pre-installed.
There are two primary models of these new laptops: the GT72S 6QF and the GT80S 6QF. Both are available in different variations. The GT72S comes in Dominator Pro G, Dragon Edition G, and Dominator Pro G Heroes variants, and featuers a 17.3-inch display in either 1920x1080 or 3840x2160 resolutions. The GT80S 6QF Titan and SLI Heroes editions each come with an 18.4-inch display with a resolution of either 1920x1080.
All five models support new DDR4 memory for 30% faster performance over DDR3. They also support USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 for faster data transfers.