[MSI, HQ] The winners of COMPUTEX d&i awards 2016 are finally unveiled. 107 participants from 12 countries submitted 253 entries to be evaluated by a high profile jury and only 87 entries were selected as winners. MSI, the world leading gaming brand, once again receives the honor and wins 3 awards with its brand-new, elegant full-arc designed GS73 gaming laptop. Also MSI’s small, powerful and high performance desktops, the MSI Vortex gaming PC and Cubi 2 Plus mini-PC received the d&I award.

COMPUTEX d&i awards honor excellent designs and innovations and have been an essential part of COMPUTEX TAIPEI, the largest computer exhibition in Asia and the second largest in the world. Since 2008, COMPUTEX d&i awards have won industry acclaim for ushering in a new wave of design concepts. An international jury of professionals has discussed and evaluated all submitted entries in a dedicated, critical and constructive manner, to make sure all award winners are best-of-the-best innovations worthy of the name.

MSI GS73: a gaming beast in a slim design
MSI GS73 uses high density aluminum alloy to form the main body. The delicate brushed metal mixed with elegant full-arc design evolves new gaming style. Long inhale grills in front of the keyboard generate four side exhale design, delivering ultimate performance in a slim chassis. The lower case adopts forged aluminum process to maintain the strength and make the whole body slimmer. What’s more, the metal plate in the middle can be customized for professional gamers to show unique personality.


MSI Cubi 2 Plus: small body, powerful mind
With its compact and stylish design, MSI Cubi 2 Plus is ideal to serve as HTPC at home, all-round media PC in the office or commercial project PC. Featuring the latest Intel® 35W “Low TDP” Skylake-S Processors, the Cubi 2 Plus packs the new 5×5 mini-STX motherboard, the smallest motherboard possible. The socket design makes CPU upgrading possible and replacing the 2.5” HDD or SSD can be easily done through the HDD cover.

MSI Vortex: unrivaled gaming performance and a dazzling look
MSI Vortex is absolutely a gorgeous mini gaming desktop with only 6.5 liters—half the volume of the competition. To achieve the highest performance, the body was raised higher for the Silent Storm cooling system to direct enormous air flow into the machine and then produce turbo air stream through the top fan to exhaust the heat and gain the best cooling performance.