MSI unveils WT72 workstation notebook world’s first with the Quadro M5500

MSI is the first one to unveil a professional mobile workstation powered by NVIDIA’s new Quadro M5500. The new WT72 packs the Quadro M5500 with 8GB of GDDR5, as well as Intel’s new sixth-generation Core processors (with both Core and Xeon CPUs) and 64GB of DDR4 RAM. Other features include audiophile-grade Dynaudio speakers with Nahimic Audio Enhancer, True Color Technology screens with Adobe RGB certification for wide viewing angles and the most accurate visuals. The connectivity wise, WT72 has Thunderbolt 3 as well as USB 3.1.

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MSI’s new WT72 is Autodesk VRED certified and is compatible with both the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Andy Tung, President of MSI Pan America, explains: “The WT72 with NVIDIA’s M5500 Quadro GPU is the world’s first VR Ready mobile workstation and can blaze through the most demanding tasks. NVIDIA powers our workstations, from the ultra-powerful WT72 to the super lightweight WS72 and WS62, and we are delighted to partner with them to drive the VR revolution into a new dimension”.


The MSI WT72 is starting at $5499 with the Core i7-6700Q, and up to $6899 with the Xeon E3-1505M v3 processor and 64GB of ECC DDR4-2133 RAM.