MSI has is this week announced upgrades to its small form factor gaming desktop system the Vortex G25 which will now be equipped with Intel’s new 8th-gen Core processors and higher specification components.
The upgrades should provide up to a 40 percent increase in performance over pervious models says MSI, who is also offering configuration options that include NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics with 3GB or 6GB of GDDR5 RAM or GeForce GTX 1070 graphics with 8GB of RAM.
Vortex G25 specifications include:
• Support for up to 64GB of DDR-2400 RAM (4 SODIMM slots)
• 2.5 inch drive bay for a hard drive or SSD
• 2 NVMe M.2 SSD slots
• 1 Thunderbolt 3 ort
• 1 USB 3.1 Type-C port
• 3 USB 3.0 ports
• 2 HDMI 2.0 ports
• Headphone out and mic in jacks
• 192 kHz/24-bit audio
Vortex G25 adopts the latest Intel 8th Gen Core processor based on the new Z370 platform. The Core i7-8700 processor comes with 6 cores / 12 Thread computing, and a turbo mode overclockable from 3.2 GHz to 4.3 GHz (Multi Core). The Cooler Boost Titan, consists of dual Whirlwind Blade fans with 8 heatpipes and well-endowed airflows for both GPU & CPU, is able to enhance over 30% performance over its last generation. Vortex G25 can fully handle this incredible power with excellent Cooler Boost Titan thermal solution providing stability and performance.
Unfortunately, no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet MSI, but as soon as information comes to light, we will keep you updated as always. For more information in the meantime jump over to the official MSI website by following the link below.