MSI Unveils New AMD Ryzen 300 Ai, Lunar Lake and Mercedes Gaming Laptops Plus Claw Handhelds at Computex 2024

MSI Unveils New AMD Ryzen 300 Ai, Lunar Lake and Mercedes Gaming Laptops Plus Claw Handhelds at Computex 2024

MSI has announced the launch of several, next-gen Ai+ gaming (and business productivity) laptops, which feature the latest Intel and AMD processors, at Computex 2024.

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The laptops have over 100 TOPS of Ai computing power, support more than 500 Ai models and are optimized to run on Intel Core Ultra and Ryzen AI 300 Series processors. Models equipped with GeForce RTX GPUs offer up to 542 TOPS.

MSI also unveiled the new Claw 8 AI+ Windows 11 gaming handheld device. It’s powered by the forthcoming Intel Lunar Lake processor and sports a new, larger, 8-inch screen.

MSI also launched several co-branded products including new Stealth 18 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport and Stealth 16 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport laptops and a new Limited Edition Fallout version of The Claw. The latter won a 2024 Computex BC Award.

Eric Kuo, MSI’s Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Notebook Business Unit said, “MSI not only brings the industry’s most comprehensive AI+ PC lineup but also introduces multiple new laptops and handheld devices designed for car enthusiasts and gamers worldwide. We welcome global guests to visit the MSI booth to experience next-gen AI computing and exciting gaming products.”

Stealth A16 AI+ & Creator A16 AI+ Laptops

New MSI AMD Ryzen Ai Gaming Laptops at Computex 2024
World’s First 16-Inch Lightweight Gaming & Creator Laptops with AMD Ryzen AI 300 Series processors.

MSI also introduced the world’s first 16-inch lightweight gaming and creator laptops, the Stealth A16 AI+ and Creator A16 AI+ which combine next-gen AI, gaming and content creation capabilities.

MSI Stealth A16 Ai+
MSI Stealth A16 Ai+ AMD-powered laptop.

The AMD Ryzen AI 300 Series Processor brings with it a new processor architecture with integrated graphics and NPU.

In terms of Ai computing power, the new XDNA 2 architecture delivers up to three times the performance compared to previous products, enabling generative Ai and large language models to run directly on the laptop.

The new, integrated Radeon 800M series graphics unit has up to 33 per cent more graphics cores than the previous generation for, ‘a smooth gaming experience on lightweight laptops.’

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The CPU, equipped with the latest Zen 5 architecture, supports up to 12 large cores and has up to 50 per cent more on-chip memory than previous versions. Both are equipped with the latest Nvidia GeForce RTX 40 series GPUs.

Both the Stealth A16 AI+ and Creator A16 AI+ feature lightweight-yet-robust, magnesium-aluminum alloy bodies, MSI’s Cooler Boost 5 cooling tech plus, ‘a wealth of’ ports.

The Claw 8 AI+

The World’s First Windows 11 Gaming Handheld with Lunar Lake

The Claw 8 AI+
Intel stipulated that all Lunar Lake products had to be displayed behind glass!

Since its debut at CES, MSI’s gaming handheld Claw has been a market highlight. Building on its success, MSI unveiled the Claw 8 AI+ – the world’s first Windows 11 gaming handheld powered by Intel’s latest-and-greatest Lunar Lake processors – at Computex 2024.

In addition to the next-gen processor’s improved power and energy efficiency, MSI actively listened to user feedback and upgraded several other hardware specifications. These include adding an additional Thunderbolt 4 port; enhancing the tactile feel of the LB/RB buttons; increasing battery capacity; and replacing the charger with a lighter wall-mounted charger.

Claw 8 AI+ is expected to be the most advanced 8-inch gaming handheld in the market. After the official release, a one-month free trial of Xbox Game Pass will be provided, allowing users to enjoy the most popular AAA games.

Claw x Fallout Limited Edition

Welcome to the Post-Apocalypse

MSI The Claw handheld Fallout SE
MSI does want to set the world on fire with this version of its Claw handheld.

MSI and Bethesda have jointly launched the limited edition Claw x Fallout co-branded handheld at Computex 2024. The exterior design is inspired by the game’s Vaults, the Pip-Boys worn by Vault dwellers and robots – making it a dream item for Fallout fans and players worldwide.

MSI says, ‘With features like an excellent grip, the largest battery in the industry, superior cooling, and joysticks and triggers equipped with Hall-effect sensors, the Claw, featuring Windows 11 allows players to enjoy the Fallout series anytime, deeply experiencing the post-nuclear apocalypse atmosphere of the game.’

Stealth 18 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport & Stealth 16 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport

“A Fusion of High Performance and Luxury”

MSI Stealth 18 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Laptop
MSI Stealth 18 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Laptop.

Last year, MSI became the official partner of the globally renowned high-performance luxury car brand, Mercedes-AMG Motorsport, launching the first Stealth 16 co-branded laptop. To celebrate the one-year anniversary of this partnership, the two have once again joined forces to launch the Stealth 18 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport and have upgraded the original Stealth 16 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport.

The design of the Stealth 18, which is jointly crafted by MSI and Mercedes-AMG’s design teams, incorporates several speed symbols, such as a large area of AMG pattern covering the palm rest area, exclusive metal nameplates from MSI and AMG and the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo displayed throughout. Combined with a lightweight magnesium-aluminum alloy body, it seeks to ‘create an atmosphere of ultimate luxury and high performance.’

MSI says, the actual performance of the Stealth 18 is, ‘As powerful as the Mercedes-AMG GT2 factory race car: equipped with the Intel Core Ultra 9 185H processor and Nvidia GeForce RTX 4080 graphics chip, complemented by a large area vapor chamber cooling, it provides powerful performance, allowing gamers to dominate the gaming battlefield… like the Mercedes-AMG GT2 factory racing car.’

Specs

Model Name Stealth 18 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport
ProcessorIntel Core Ultra 9 processor 185H
Operating SystemWindows 11 Home (MSI recommends Windows 11 Pro for business.) Windows 11 Pro
ChipsetIntegrated SoC
MemoryDDR5, 2 slots, up to 96GB
Display18″ UHD+ (3840×2400), 16:10, MiniLED, 120Hz Refresh Rate, 100% DCI-P3 (Typ.), VESA DisplayHDR 1000 Certified, IPS-Level panel
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080 Laptop GPU 12GB GDDR6
Storage Slots2 x NVMe M.2 SSD by PCIe Gen4 x4
KeyboardPer-Key RGB Gaming Keyboard by SteelSeries
Audio2 x 2W Speakers and 4 x 2W Woofers designed by Dynaudio system 1 x Audio combo jack Nahimic 3 Audio Enhancer Hi-Res Audio ready
USB Ports1 x Thunderbolt 4 / DP/ USB Type-C (w/ PD 3.1), 1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C / DP, 2 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
Card Reader1 x SD Express Memory Card Reader
Video Output1 x Thunderbolt 4 / DP/ USB Type-C (w/ PD 3.1), 1 x  USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C / DP, 1 x HDMI 2.1 (8K@60Hz / 4K@120Hz)
CommunicationIntel Killer Ethernet E3100 (up to 2.5 GbE) / Intel Killer Wi-Fi 7 BE1750, Bluetooth v5.4
WebcamIR FHD type (30fps@1080p) with HDR & 3D Noise Reduction+ (3DNR+)
SecurityIR Webcam / Fingerprint Reader / Firmware Trusted Platform Module(fTPM) 2.0 / Webcam Shutter /  Kensington Lock
Battery4-Cell, Li-Polymer, 99.9Whr
Power Adapter280W adapter
Dimension399.9 (W) x  289.6 (D) x 19.9-23.9 (H) mm
Weight2.89 Kg
Model Name Stealth 16 Mercedes-AMG Motorsport A1V
ProcessorIntel Core Ultra 9 processor 185H
Operating SystemWindows 11 Home (MSI recommends Windows 11 Pro for business.) Windows 11 Pro
ChipsetIntegrated SoC
MemoryDDR5, 2 slots, up to 96GB
Display16″ QHD+ (2560×1600), 16:10, 240Hz Refresh Rate, 100% DCI-P3 (Typical), OLED panel
GraphicsNvidia GeForce RTX 4070 Laptop GPU 8GB GDDR6
Storage Slots2 x NVMe M.2 SSD by PCIe Gen4 x4
KeyboardPer-Key RGB Gaming Keyboard by SteelSeries
Audio2 x 2W Speakers and 4 x 2W Woofers designed by Dynaudio system 1 x Audio combo jack Nahimic 3 Audio Enhancer Hi-Res Audio ready
USB Ports1 x Thunderbolt 4 / DP/ USB Type-C (w/ PD 3.1), 1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C / DP, 1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
Card Reader1 x MicroSD Card Reader
Video Output1 x Thunderbolt 4 / DP/ USB Type-C (w/ PD 3.1), 1 x  USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C / DP, 1 x HDMI 2.1 (8K@60Hz / 4K@120Hz)
CommunicationIntel Killer Ethernet E3100 (up to 2.5 GbE) / Intel Killer Wi-Fi 7 BE1750, Bluetooth v5.4
WebcamIR FHD type (30fps@1080p) with HDR & 3D Noise Reduction+ (3DNR+)
SecurityIR Webcam / Fingerprint Reader / Firmware Trusted Platform Module(fTPM) 2.0 / Webcam Shutter /  Kensington Lock
Battery4-Cell, Li-Polymer, 99.9Whr
Power Adapter240W adapter
Dimension355.8 (W) x 259.7 (D) x 19.95 (H) mm
Weight1.99 Kg

* Product specification, functions and appearance may vary by models and differ from country to country. All specifications are subject to change without notice.

How To See MSI’s New Gaming Products at Computex 2024

Computex Taipei 2024 Square

All the above products are on display at MSI’s booth at Computex 2024. MSI is welcoming global suppliers, channel partners, media and visitors to come and give it their feedback. MSI laptops will also hold regular product tours in the laptop area daily.

Booth Location: 4th Floor, Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1 (TaiNEX 1)
Booth Number: M0806
Booth Address: No. 1, Jingmao 2nd Rd., Nangang Dist., Taipei City
Exhibition Period: 2024/06/04 – 06/07 9:30 – 17:30

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