MSI’s Gaming Passion Shone Through at IEM Katowice 2018
: Tue, 06 Mar 2018
[Taipei, Taiwan] As ESL One’s official gaming partner of 2018, MSI has kicked off another amazing year of gaming with its grand presense at IEM Katowice 2018. "It is a true privilege to be part of the incredible event and see MSI sponsored Fnatic gloriously crowned CS:GO World Champion of IEM Katowice 2018. MSI is the one and only True Gaming brand with years of dedication to futuristic gaming hardware. We feel honored to witness Fnatic’s success and will keep our commitment to the gaming industry,” says Sam Chern, MSI Global Marketing Asssistant Vice President.
As well as watching the world's best gamers compete fiercely for the Championship, fans and visitors enjoyed the finals of the Amateur MSI eSports League, hunting for Dragon Lucky, game knowledge competitions, Cosplay competitions, meetings with eSports teams and famous Youtubers. The center of attention, however, was the MSI GAMING hardware that kept players lingering around for a chance to play the latest game titles with top-notch gaming rigs. Check below for some of the product highlights during the event.
MSI GT75VR Gaming Laptop
The new GT75VR Titan Pro gaming laptop was a real head turner that drew lots of attention with its Rapid Mechanical RGB Keyboard with Per-Key RGB Backlight customization, exclusive Cooler Boost Titan technology, Super RAID 4 and Killer Wireless-AC 1550 network.
MSI Gaming Graphics Cards and Motherboards
Alongside the gaming laptops, there were stunningly powerful PCs powered by ingeniously designed MSI GAMING Series graphics cards and motherboards.
MSI Aegis Gaming Desktop and Optix Gaming Monitor
Another highlight was the MSI Aegis gaming desktop that packed the fastest MSI GeForce GTX 10-series GPUs to deliver the best-in-class graphics performance.
Named a CES 2018 Innovation Award Honoree, the Optix MPG27CQ gaming monitor wowed the visitors with its 144Hz refresh rate, a curved VA panel with an 1800R curve and programmable RGB lighting effects.