"New" GS63VR's?

Discussion in 'MSI' started by rickybambi, Sep 13, 2017.

  1. rickybambi

    rickybambi Notebook Enthusiast

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    Yeah, I read that article. They make it sound like they have full-fat 1070s and have been renamed as GT63VR, which I find weird. Calling in @hmscott @Phoenix as the well-informed people who help a lot.

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    Jesus..... Another one.... More expensive than GE cause of 1070 MAX-Q aka 1060 ..... Same horrid thermals. What the hell are they thinking?
     
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  6. Vistar Shook

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    Seems to me like MSI just released a news briefing of the already released MS63/73 with MaxQ for marketing purposes and tomshardware picked it up, and screwed it up, making it seem like a new release.
     
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    It's gotta be a typo - these aren't GT laptops, following the links it's the GS series with the new 1060 and Max-Q 1070, I don't think there is a full 1070 model, and MSI has messed up their ad copy before with this - leaving out Max-Q only to add it to the specifications tab data and a small footnote that it's Max-Q in the Overview.
     
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    Yeah they continue with the misleading marketing, mentioning the 1070 a few times, but only in the specs table is MaxQ cited.
     
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    After verifying, it is a typo. It's still called GS63VR. If you have any questions, feel free to let us know, thank you.
     
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    It appears you have all sorted it out correctly...nothing for me to add.
     
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