MSI GL73 8RC-408CA w/ Core™ I7-8750H, 8GB, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 17.3in FHD, GTX 1050 4GB, Windows 10

MX75432 GL73 8RC-408CA w/ Core™ I7-8750H, 8GB, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 17.3in FHD, GTX 1050 4GB, Windows 10
MX75432 GL73 8RC-408CA w/ Core™ I7-8750H, 8GB, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 17.3in FHD, GTX 1050 4GB, Windows 10 MX75432 GL73 8RC-408CA w/ Core™ I7-8750H, 8GB, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 17.3in FHD, GTX 1050 4GB, Windows 10 MX75432 GL73 8RC-408CA w/ Core™ I7-8750H, 8GB, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 17.3in FHD, GTX 1050 4GB, Windows 10

Product Info


MSI GL73-8RC-408CA: Sleek Performance w/ A Sharp Finish

The new design grants the GL Series a clean and sleek finish, while retaining the red lining representing the gaming performance inside this laptop.

Hexa-ordinary Performance 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processors

Take a huge leap in performance with the 1st-ever Hexa Core notebook processors! Experience boosted gameplay and faster rendering by up to 40% with the extra cores. The more the merrier!

  • Latest 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Hexa-Core Processor
  • Windows® 10 Home
  • Latest GeForce® GTX 1050 with 4 / 2 GB GDDR5
  • 17.3" Full HD (1,920 x 1,080) eDP Non-Reflective Display
  • Gaming keyboard by SteelSeries with Red LED backlighting
  • Exclusive Cooler Boost 5 Technology
  • Upgraded Giant Speakers are 5x bigger than the competition for captivating realism
  • Exclusive SHIFT technology boosts performance under controlled noise & temperature
  • Dragon Center 2.0 App
  • Nahimic 3 Audio Technology delivering 360° immersive audio experience
  • Matrix Display supporting 4K UHD output for up to 2x external monitors
  • 2 Month Free Premium License for WTFast


5x Bigger Than Others Louder Sound, More Resonance, And Higher Quality

Gamers can feel every engine sound roaring past with the upgraded giant speakers. Exclusive audio module design and independent sound chamber for top-notch auditory sensation.

NVIDIA's GeForce® GTX 1050 GPU is Ready to Amaze You on MSI Gaming Notebooks

With the innovative Cooler Boost cooling solution and MSI's special gaming features catered for gamers, the NVIDIA's latest GeForce® GTX 1050 GPU shall be able to release its full performance completely on MSI gaming laptops.

Multi-task with up to 3 Monitors

Expand the vision for extreme gaming experience. MSI innovative Matrix Display supports up to 2x external displays simultaneously through 1x HDMI port and 1x Mini DisplayPort 1.2. Multi-task is made possible even during competitive gameplays. Connect the laptop to HDTV display, Matrix Display supports 4K output with a resolution up to 3840 x 2160 at 30Hz. MSI Matrix Display technology creates an ideal environment for extreme gaming experience and pleasant multimedia entertainment.

Latest Architecture DDR4-2400 Memory

Get the best possible performance out of your notebook with support of the advanced DDR4-2400 memory, achieving over 32GB/s in reading speed and 36GB/s in writing. With over 40% faster performance than previous generations DDR3-1600, DDR4-2400 is the new laptop standard to take your extreme gaming experience to the next level.

Dynamic Temperature / Performance Balancing

The exclusive MSI "SHIFT" technology pushes system to the extreme while minimizing noise and temperature. Switch between different profiles either push your system to the extreme or in the pursuit of longer battery life. Easily activate it by pressing the FN + F7 hotkey combo, or via the Dragon Center.

MSI Exclusive Cooler Boost 5 Technology

The latest MSI Cooler Boost 5 excels as a dual thermal modules, adopting dual Whirlwind Blade fans with 7 heat pipes and well-endowed 4 airflows in the revolutionary cooling design. It ends up intensively and efficiently driving exhaust heat out of the system, raising the cooling technology to the highest level of its kind. Especially designed for generating greater performance and lower temperature.

All New Nahimic 3: For Next Level Audio Immersion

Get ready to be amazed by the all new Nahimic 3 and live the gaming immersion like never before! With simple and intuitive new UI, the Nahimic 3 not only further enhances in game 3D surround sound, but also offers even more finite control over your music, movies, and conference calls.

Audio Boost

The MSI Audio Boost design enhances sound detail by 30%. The golden audio jack helps with stable sound transmission (reduced obstruction) and works in conjunction with the optimized headsets AMP (Audio Power Amplifier) design. Low noise and low distortion characteristics, benefitting headphones to reproduce each sound with greater detail.

Gaming Keyboard by Steelseries™

Every detail is especially calculated and designed for professional gamers, and now it's yours. This keyboard is with pure color backlighting, ergonomically designed with 1.9mm key travel for better responsive and tactile feedback, optimum WASD zone and support of anti-ghosting for up to 45 keys. Mechanical-level Shielding solution makes the gaming notebook keyboard the most solid ever.

MSI APP Player

Developed under an exclusive partnership with BlueStacks, the MSI APP Player brings seamless gaming experience between mobile games and PC platform, and leverages customized features as specific keyboard lighting and better graphics with multi-task works.

Dragon Center 2.0: The Free Buff For Your Gaming Rig

The redesigned Dragon Center 2.0 takes optimization to a whole new level. Now it not only monitors but also optimizes system performance through various customizable profiles, and freeing up system memories to prioritize in-game performance.

Game Fancier & Easier with Exclusive Gaming Mode

  • System Optimization
    Free up memory and prioritize game applications
  • Profile Optimization
    Optimize visual and audio for gaming

Silver Lining Print

Dreamed of a keyboard with intense lighting? Experience the SteelSeries silver-lining printing keyboard with intense red, that is also built to last.

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Operating System Windows® 10 Home
Processor Intel® Core™ i7-8750H 2.2GHz Hexa Core Processor w/ 4.1GHz Turbo, 12 Threads, 9MB L3 Cache, 14nm, 45W
Chipset Intel HM370
Memory 8GB DDR4-2666, (1x 8GB) 32GB Maximum (2x 16GB)
Display 17.3" Full HD (1,920 x 1,080), Anti-Glare eDP panel w/ 72% NTSC Gamut
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce® GTX1050 w/ 4GB GDDR5 VRAM
Storage 128GB NVMe PCI-E SSD + 1TB 7,200rpm SATA HDD
Camera 1MP 720p HD Webcam
Ethernet Qualcomm QCA8171 Chipset:
1x Gigabit Ethernet Port
Wireless LAN Intel 9462 Chipset: (Jefferson Peak)
Dual Band 802.11 ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
Interface 3x USB 3.0 (5Gbps) Type-A ports
1x USB 3.0 (5Gbps) Type-C port
1x 3.5mm Gold Plated Mic-In port
1x 3.5mm Gold Plated Headphone-Out port
1x Mini-DisplayPort v1.2 port
1x RJ45 Gigabit LAN jack
Audio 3x 3W Giant Speakers
Nahimic Sound Technology
Keyboard SteelSeries Full Size Keyboard w/ Red Backlit Silver Lining Keys
Touchpad Multi Touch Touchpad
Battery 6-Cell 3,834mAH (41Whr) Lithium Ion Battery
Power Adapter 135W AC adapter
Dimensions 418 x 269 x 38.9mm
Weight 2.7kg