MSI’s latest high-end gaming laptops pair AMD CPU with Radeon graphics

MSI Alpha 15-17 and Delta 15 Price in Nepal
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MSI has announced a couple of new gaming laptops to its portfolio, called the Alpha 15/17 (15-inch and 17-inch variants) and Delta 15. The most interesting of the bunch is the Delta 15, as it’s the new gaming lineup from MSI. So, let’s walk through the specs, features, availability, and expected price of MSI Delta 15 and Alpha 15/17 in Nepal.

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MSI Delta 15 Overview:

Design and Display

Starting with, the Delta 15 is a gaming laptop that’s just 19mm (0.74 inches) thin and weighs around 1.9 kg. Its outer body is made out of sand-blasted aluminum and it comes in a single carbon gray color option.

MSI Delta 15 Design and Display

In terms of display, the MSI Delta 15 features a 15.6″ 1080p IPS panel with a 240Hz refresh rate. It has an RGB backlit keyboard as well.

Performance

Moving on, MSI Delta 15 is part of the AMD Advantage design framework, which means it comes with AMD’s CPU and GPU to take advantage of features like Smart Acess Memory (SAM), SmartShift, and FreeSync. Powering the device is the AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU and Radeon RX 6700M graphics.

MSI Alpha 15-17 and Delta 15 Thermals

Memory-wise, it comes with come with up to 64GB DDR4-3200 RAM and 2x NVMe M.2 SSD (PCIe Gen3 x4) slot for storage. For thermals, it is geared with MSI-exclusive Cooler Boost 5 solution with redesigned heat pipe for better airflow.

Rest of the specs

Furthermore, the Delta 15 has two Type-C (one with DisplayPort) and two Type-A ports (all USB 3.2 Gen 2 standard). You also get an HDMI port for external displays. The wireless connectivity option includes Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX210 and Bluetooth v5.2.

MSI Delta 15 Specifications:

  • Body: 357 (W) x 247 (D) x 19 (H) mm, 1.9kg
  • Display: 15.6″ Full HD, 240Hz Refresh Rate, IPS-Level panel (Optional)
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 6700M
  • Memory: DDR4-3200, 2 slots, up to 64GB
  • Storage: 2x NVMe M.2 SSD by PCIe Gen3 x4
  • Webcam: HD type ([email protected])
  • Connectivity: Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX210+ Bluetooth v5.2 USB
  • Ports: 1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C / DP, 1x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C, 2x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A, 1x HDMI ([email protected])
  • Keyboard: RGB backlit gaming keyboard
  • Audio: 2 x 2W Speakers / Nahimic 3 Audio Enhancer / High-Resolution Audio
  • Battery: 4-cell

MSI Alpha 15/17 Overview:

Design and Display

Likewise, MSI has refreshed the Alpha 15 and Alpha 17 with a brand new chassis design. Here, the former weighs 2.35 kg, while the latter is a little heavier at 2.55 kg.

MSI Alpha 15-17 Design and Display

MSI Alpha 15 and Alpha 17 boasts a 15.6″ and 17.3″ 144Hz IPS panel, respectively. Like the Delta 15, they have a Full HD screen and RGB backlit keyboard. To note, both Alpha and Delta laptops feature AMD’s Radeon Anti-lag feature, which significantly decreases input-to-display response times and offers a competitive edge in gameplay.

Rest of the specs

Moving on, the Alpha 15 and 17 are part of the AMD Advantage program as well. However, they max out at Ryzen 7 5800H and RX 6600M GPU. The memory and thermals stay the same as the Delta 15.

Besides this, the connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6 AX200, Bluetooth v5.2, one USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C, three USB Type-A(two USB 3.2 Gen 1, one USB 2.0), an Ethernet, and an HDMI port.

MSI Alpha 15/17 Specifications:

  • Dimension:
    • Alpha 15: 359 (W) x 259 (D) x 23.95 (H) mm, 2.35 kg
    • Alpha 17: 398 (W) x 273 (D) x 24.2 (H) mm, 2.55 kg
  • Display:  15.6/17.3″ Full HD, 144Hz Refresh Rate, IPS-Level panel (Optional)
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 5000 H-series (up to Ryzen 7 5800H)
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 6600M
  • Memory: DDR4-3200, 2 slots, up to 64GB
  • Storage: 2 x NVMe M.2 SSD by PCIe Gen3 x4
  • Webcam: HD type ([email protected])
  • Connectivity: Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX210+, Bluetooth v5.2 USB
  • Ports: 1x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C / DP, 2x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A, 1x USB 2.0 Type-A, 1x HDMI ([email protected])
  • Keyboard: RGB backlit gaming keyboard
  • Audio: 2x 2W Speakers / Nahimic 3 Audio Enhancer / High-Resolution Audio
  • Battery: 4-cell

MSI Delta 15, Alpha 15/17 Price in Nepal

While the company announced its new gaming laptops, MSI hasn’t mentioned when and where these devices will be available. Hence, their pricing is also unknown for now as well.

  • Meanwhile, check out our review of MSI Prestige 14 Evo (A11M).