What you need to know
- MSI announced the GE66 Raider Dragonshield Limited Edition gaming laptop.
- The laptop features concept art from Coli Wertz.
- The laptop features powerful internals and up to a 300Hz display.
The MSI GE66 Raider is a beast of a gaming laptop, and you can now get that beast adorned in a custom Dragonshield design. The MSI GE66 Raider Dragonshielf Limited Edition gaming laptop features concept art from Coli Wertz, who worked on the Star Wars prequel trilogy, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Iron Man, and Captain America: Civil War and other famous films. The gaming laptop packs in plenty of power and impressive internals, but those come at a starting price of $2,899.
The MSI GE66 Raider features up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i9 processor, up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q GPU, a 300Hz display, and a 99.9Whr battery. MSI matches those flashy internals with a unique design on the Dragonshield Limited Edition version of the device.
|Category||MSI GE66 Dragonshield Limited Edition|
|Operating System||Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Pro
|Processor||Up to 10th Gen Intel Core i9|
|Graphics||Up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q|
|Display||15.6" UHD (3840x2160), IPS-Level
15.6" FHD (1920x1080), 144Hz, IPS-Level
15.6" FHD (1920x1080), 240Hz, IPS-Level
15.6" FHD (1920x1080), 300Hz, IPS-Level
Up to DDR4-3200
|Storage||1x M.2 SSD slot (NVMe PCIe Gen3)
1x M.2 SSD Combo slot (NVMe PCIe Gen3 / SATA)
1x SD (XC/HC) Card Reader
1x (4K @ 60Hz) HDMI
2x Type-A USB3.2 Gen1
1x Type-A USB3.2 Gen2
1x Type-C (USB3.2 Gen2 / DP)
1x Type-C USB3.2 Gen2x2
|Wireless||Killer Gb LAN
Killer ax Wi-Fi + Bluetooth v5.1
802.11 ax Wi-Fi 6 + Bluetooth v5.1
In addition to concept art being emblazoned on the device, it also has mystic light with panoramic aurora lighting and 16.8 million colors available in RGB lighting.
You can get the laptop with up to a 300Hz display, though there are several display options available. It has two front-firing speakers that MSI highlights for its punchy audio that is more accurate.
Unleash the dragon
Power inside a striking design
This gaming laptop features high-end specs and wraps them in art from a famous concept artist. It features up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i9 processor, up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q GPU, a 300Hz display, and a 99.9Whr battery.
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.
Join us LIVE for the Windows Central Video Podcast today at 2:30PM ET
We're LIVE with the Windows Central Video Podcast today at 2:30pm ET, make sure you're there!
The Black Friday keyboard deals you need to know about
Getting your hands on a new keyboard is exciting for PC users, and thanks to Black Friday, it's more affordable than ever before. Here's a look at the best Black Friday keyboard deals available now.
Microsoft’s ‘Project Latte’ aims to bring Android apps to Windows 10
Microsoft is working on a software solution that would allow app developers to bring their Android apps to Windows 10 with little to no code changes by packaging them as an MSIX and allowing developers to submit them to the Microsoft Store. The project is codenamed 'Latte' and I'm told it could show up as soon as next year.
Plow through enemies with these great beat 'em ups for Xbox
Feel the urge to unleash some pent up frustrations on armies of bad guys? Here are some of the best beat em' ups and hack n' slashes to bring your much-needed catharsis.