MSI calls GS40 Phantom the thinnest gaming laptop in the world – PC Gamer
The Tardis-like GS40 has an Intel Core i7-6700HQ Skylake CPU which runs at 2.6 GHz, along with 16GB of DDR4 RAM at 2133 MHz. For graphics, itâs got the Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M, which has 3GB of GDDR5 memory. Youâll also find a 128GB PCIe SSD and a 1 TB SATA hard drive under the hood.
For you audiophiles, the GS40 comes with Dynaudio speakers, along with an ESS Sabre Hi-Fi Audio DAC. The laptop offers 3D and virtual 7.1 surround sound in high definition. As for display ports, youâll find one HDMI and one mini-Display Port, as well as MSIâs USB 3.1 Type-C port which can handle up to two daisy-chained 4K displays.
The GS40 Phantom has a 14-inch display at 1920 x 1080 resolution, and the laptopâs dimensions are 345 x 245 x 22.8mm. It weighs in at 1.6kg (3.5 pounds). You can pick one up for an MSRP of $1,600.