This post is brought to you by MSI.
If you’re in the market for a new laptop then you’re in luck because MSI is offering free gift bundles worth up to RM1,499 when you purchase their selection of great laptops in conjunction with the Merdeka season.
When it comes to laptops, the MSI is a name that needs no introduction especially in the gaming arena but they also make reliable and affordable business class as well as productivity laptops too.
In conjunction with the Merdeka month, MSI is including a gaming mouse, gaming headset and a year’s subscription to Office 365 for free with your purchase of selected MSI laptops. The promo period is from 16 August to 30 September 2021.
While there are several notable MSI laptops to consider for every need, budget and performance requirements, here are our picks:
The gaming powerhouse: GS76 Stealth and GS66 Stealth
The MSI GS76 Stealth and GS66 Stealth are the company’s gaming powerhouses packed with the latest and greatest hardware you can get in the market.
Here’s a brief rundown:
- Intel 11th generation i7 (HM470) processor or i9 (HM570)
- NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 or RTX 3080 graphics
- DDR4 RAM
- NVMe PCIe Gen3x4 SSD
- 15.6-inch UHD (2560×1440), 240Hz display or 17.3-inch QHD (3840×2160) 120Hz display both with IPS panel
The latest MSI GS66 Stealth starts from RM11,499.
Purchase the MSI GS66 Stealth or the GS76 Stealth this Merdeka month and get a year’s subscription to Office 365 for free!
Office 365 includes a full suite of Microsoft Office productivity applications such as Words, Excel and PowerPoint. In additional to that, you also get access to Microsoft’s OneDrive cloud storage and Microsoft Teams for online meeting and collaboration.
The uncompromising professional: MSI GP76 Leopard
Next, we have the MSI GP76. The GP76 is a specifically designed for professional who need the performance and power for highly detailed engineering and CAD design work but prefer the sleek look of a business machine yet without sacrificing toughness.
The MSI GP76 has MIL-STD 810G certified which means it can withstand multiple drops from a height of 1 metre without any issues.
The GP76 is a mighty machine with a 17.3-inch FHD (1920×1080) 240Hz IPS display. It’s powered by 11th generation Intel Core i7 (HM570) processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics with 8GB DDR6 RAM, 16GB of RAM and 1TB of NVMe SSD storage packed in a sleek package. The MSI GP76 makes light work of any task you can throw at it.
Purchase the MSI GP76 Leopard for RM8,999 this Merdeka season and get a free MSI gaming mouse as well as a year’s subscription of Microsoft Office 365 for all your professional working needs.
The dedicated road warrior: MSI Stealth 15M
The MSI Stealth 15M is just as capable as the GP76 Leopard but is offered in a sleek ultra-portable package with its 15.6 FHD (1920×1080) 144Hz display.
Despite the smaller footprint, the Stealth 15M sacrifices nothing in terms of performance with its 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics with 6GB DDR6 RAM, 16GB of DDR4 RAM and 512GB of NVMe SSD storage. The MSI Stealth 15M is built for the road warrior who doesn’t want to compromise anything when out on the field.
The MSI Stealth 15M starts at RM6,899 and is offer with a free MSI gaming mouse when you purchase the laptop during this Merdeka promo period.
A sleek design that doesn’t compromise on performance: MSI Creator Z16
Our final pick is the MSI Creator Z16. This is a the latest model to be introduced by MSI and it’s designed with the content creator in mind. Encased in a precisely engineered CNC-machined metal body and coated with a distinctive Lunar Gray colour, the MSI Creator Z16 is a machine imbued with a timeless design.
Where performance is usually sacrificed in the expense of design, the MSI Creator Z16 breaks this convention with its high resolution QHD+ (2560×1600) 16-inch 120Hz touchscreen display, 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics with 6GB DDR6 RAM, a whopping 32GB of DDR4 RAM and 1TB of NVMe SSD storage. In terms of your creative aspirations, there is really nothing you can’t accomplish with the MSI Creator Z16 by your side.
For this Merdeka period, MSI is bundling the Creator Z16 with a year’s subscription to Microsoft Office 365 as well.
These are our four top pick in the MSI range of capable laptops but the free bundle MSI is offering for the Merdeka period is not limited to these machines only. Check out the table below of a choice of MSI machines to suit your budget and needs.
The MSI Merdeka Sales starts 16 August and goes all the way to 30 September, 2021. Check out all the deals here.