Be A Gaming Legend
The ultimate gaming desktop, no compromise at performance or the looks.
PC gaming conjures images of beastly rigs running impossibly complex lighting and cooling set-ups. The Aegis 3 manages to catch that aggressiveness in a small form-factor while retaining the attitude of a custom built system in both style and function. The fact it runs almost impossibly quiet is amazing given its solid specifications and performance.The MSI Aegis 3's stunningly quiet fans belie its powerful specs and aggressive design, all in a small form factor that's easy to carry. If you're looking to dive head-first into the glorious world of PC gaming, the Aegis 3 is a great place to start.
Windows 10 Home
8th Gen Intel Core i7-8700 processor with DDR4 memory and Optane support
MSI GeForce GTX 1070Ti 8GB GDDR5 graphics
Optional 16GB Intel Optane memory: Boost your system storage up to 14X faster
Exclusive Silent Storm Cooling 2 cooling system
Compact case with built-in carry handle
Vertical graphics optimal protection for your components during transport
Easy to access and upgrade
Mystic Light RGB LED design to customize your Gaming PC
Audio Boost 3: Reward your ears with studio grade sound quality
Nahimic 3 Audio Enhancer
Supports NVMe PCI-E Gen3 SSD speed up to 2.2GB/s
Super speed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type C with reversible design
Super Charger 2: super power delivery, fast charge you mobile device
Exclusive MSI Gaming Center
Get the ultimate immersive game experience with MSI's Gaming Desktops and Curved Gaming Monitors. With the latest Intel 8th gen processor technology and fueled with MSI's game-enhancing features the best gameplay experience is possible. Together with the immersive MSI Curved Gaming Monitors you will step into a world where the difference between reality and games will slip away. Discover a new gaming experience. This True Gaming, This is G.A.M.E. UNLIMITED.
The Latest Intel CPUS - Rigged With Fastest Hardware
The Latest Intel Core Processors: This MSI gaming desktop comes with the latest 8th Generation Intel Core processors. Compared to its previous generation, the CPU multi-thread performance is 40 percent faster. 4K video playback with HDR visual quality is also significantly improved. So what does this mean for you? With these latest Intel processors, you can be totally immersed in full HD gaming, communicating with your teammates while live-streaming and capturing highlights for editing and posting later - all simultaneously and hassle-free!
NVIDIA's Latest GeForce GTX Graphics Inside Best For Gaming and VR Experience: MSI gaming pc features latest NVIDIA Pascal architecture GPU, which is expected to performance improve 3x for Virtual Reliability and more than 1.5x for Gaming than GTX 900 series.
Intel Optane Ready: Get in the game even faster with Intel Optane. This new technologic marvel brings game-changing performance to memory and storage devices. Allow Optane caching to boost your storage devices for an even faster system!
Built With Real Gaming Components
The components within an MSI Gaming Desktop are selected and tweaked to get you the best performance and experience while gaming. This is not a PC. It's a True Gaming PC.
MSI Graphics Card: Armed with own MSI Graphics Card instead of a standard reference card, you'll enjoy the best in game performance while the supreme cooler keeps your graphics card cool and quiet. Welcome to a True Gaming PC!
Integrating the very best of cutting edge technologies on MSI hardware provides a smooth VR ride. Through joint efforts with major VR brands, combined with unique MSI features geared to VR, MSI brings gamers and VR professionals a vivid and realistic experience in which content truly comes alive.
Get Ready to Be Overwhelmed By the Realms of VR: From the start of Virtual Reality, MSI has been deeply involved in making VR Ready hardware in each of its product lines. Whether it's a feature-rich motherboard, a framerate boosting graphics card or a blazing fast complete gaming system, a huge set of VR-supporting features awaits you.
Optimized For the Best VR Brands: Want the best of the best VR experience without any compromise? MSI Gaming Desktops offer everything you need when exploring the possibilities of VR. By closely working with the industries' leading VR vendors, we make sure you get the best possible gaming experience when choosing Virtual Reality.
Straight Into the Action With One Click to VR: Both hard- and software need to be in tune for a smooth VR experience. Found in the MSI Gaming Center app, One Click to VR makes it very fast and easy to get primed for VR. A single click sets all your key components to their highest performance and makes sure other software applications won't impact your virtual adventure.
Housing all this high-powered hardware, MSI Gaming Desktops have a characteristic, breathtaking case design that is incredibly easy to use. Get the real gaming look!
Mystic Light: Customize your Gaming Desktop with Mystic Light. Make your build look on fire or cold as ice. You are in control. You can select any of the colors from the palette to match your system's design, and plenty of LED effects to choose from.
Easy to Carry: Going to a LAN-party, visiting a friend or just feel like taking your Gaming Desktop anywhere you go? A sturdy handle is built into the case to simply pick up and carry this Gaming beast around from one Gaming den to the next.
Easy Access to Components: Always get the best performance out of your system with the latest technologies. The components inside MSI Gaming Desktops are easily accessible and ready to be upgraded at any time. Whether you're expanding storage or upgrading your processor or graphics card, you can always keep your gaming rig up to date with the latest hardware.
Never Lose Your Sound: Keep your headset close to your battle station. This MSI Gaming Desktop is equipped with a handy headset holder. Simply unfold the arm and place your headset. MSI Gaming Desktops don't just store your favorite games, but also your headset.
Stay Cool While Gaming
Cooling is essential for Gaming systems, especially while playing the latest games. MSI Gaming Desktops have a customized thermal design to cool all essential components and make sure your system stays cool and runs stable at peak performance during long gaming sessions.
Silent Storm Cooling: To get outstanding performance MSI Gaming Desktops are equipped with an exclusive, smart and powerful cooling system. MSI's Silent Storm Cooling embraces several separated chambers that individually take care of different components within the system. This unique design makes sure the system's temperature stays perfectly under control, supporting a cool and silent operation.
Stay Cool, Stay Quiet: The custom designed cooling systems inside MSI Gaming Desktops ensure a cool system while also keeping it very silent, so you can always hear the enemy coming.
Sound That Pulls You Into the Game
Get the most immersive sound experience when gaming. MSI Audio Boost delivers the highest sound quality through the use of premium quality audio components. This lets you enjoy breathtaking, game-changing sound to create the most exciting gameplay.
Audio Boost 3: To deliver the crispest sound signal to gamers' ears, a special hardware amplifier called 'Audio Boost' is integrated onto the Aegis's motherboard, especially benefiting gamers using a gaming headset.
All New Nahimic 3 - For Next Level Audio Immersion: Get ready to be amazed by the all new Nahimic 3 and live the gaming immersion like never before! With simple and intuitive new UI, the Nahimic 3 not only further enhances in game 3D surround sound, but also offers even more finite control over your music, movies, and conference calls.
Dominate the Game With the Lowest Latency
Get ready to crush your enemies on the battlefield with MSI GAMING LAN. Featuring the highest quality components tuned to deliver the best online gaming experience without lag.
Optimize Online Gaming Traffic For Lower Latency and Next-Gen Intel Wi-Fi AC and Bluetooth: MSI GAMING LAN Manager automatically classifies and prioritizes the latency-sensitive applications for online games, giving you the best online gaming experience with low latency. This next-generation Intel Wi-Fi / Bluetooth solution uses smart MU-MIMO technology, delivering AC speeds up to 433Mbps with Bluetooth 5 to share your videos, photos, presentations, and more.
Low Latency Gaming LAN Powered By Intel: Experience smooth gaming with Intel LAN. Intel LAN is optimized for championship level online and LAN eSports by reducing CPU overhead and offering exceptionally high TCP and UDP throughput. This means your CPU can be used more effectively, giving you more FPS when gaming.
MSI Gaming LAN Manager
Automatically prioritizes games above other applications
Allows you to change applications' traffic priority
Allows you to customize bandwidth for each application
Apps to Help You Win
With years of experience in creating performance enhancing tools that are easy to use, only the highest quality applications are at your disposal. Use these tools to get the most out of your Gaming Desktop and achieve victory when gaming.
MSI Gaming Center: MSI Gaming Desktops come with free Gaming Center software. Unlike the bloatware that you'll find on other so called 'gaming' PCs, MSI's Gaming Center actually helps you to keep track of your system's in-game performance and to optimize your gaming experience. Gaming Center automatically detects different gaming profiles and settings for dozens of popular games and you can customize your own preferred settings as well.
Built On Everlasting Quality
Using only the finest quality components and integrating the latest technological innovations delivers the best possible gaming experience. Rigorous quality testing under the most extreme conditions ensures a super reliable, high performance Gaming system.
Best Protection For Transport: To protect one of the most important components of your gaming PC and MSI Graphics Card - our design places it in a vertical position. This will prevent bending of the card or damage to the PCI Express slot during transport.
Certified For Gaming: Each model is tweaked to deliver the best FPS for a stutter-free gaming experience. Tested in 24-hour on- and offline gaming sessions with the most popular gaming gear by the world's best eSports players, so you can enjoy top performance and reliability in the world's most popular games.
Plug In and Game On
We built in more than enough ports to let you connect all your game devices. Plug in your portable storage, gaming monitor, gaming headset or keyboard and get into the action in an instant!
Type-C Reversible Connector For Next-Gen USB: Get all the performance benefits from USB 3.1 combined with the convenience of the USB Type-C connector. This reversible USB connector allows for effortless connecting of USB devices.
See More Game In Surround Mode: Experience immersive gaming by expanding your gaming setup with 3 external displays in 4K UHD resolution with the Matrix Display technology. MSI Matrix Display with the latest Surround Mode technologies create an ideal environment for extreme gaming and pleasant multimedia entertainment.
Super Charge Your Phone and Gaming Gear: MSI Super Charger USB ports charge any connected device faster. It delivers more power than regular USB ports to your smartphone, tablet, USB game controller or portable console. Even when the system is turned off!
Ultra 4K HD: Capable of Ultra 4K resolution, MSI Gaming Desktops offer incredibly sharp and crisp images, movies and gameplay.
Processor and Chipset
Processor Manufacturer: Intel
Processor Type: Core i7
Processor Generation: 8th Gen
Processor Model: i7-8700
Processor Speed: 3.20 GHz
Standard Memory: 16 GB
Memory Technology: DDR4 SDRAM
Intel Optane Memory Ready: Yes
Total Hard Drive Capacity: 2 TB
Total Solid State Drive Capacity: 256 GB
Optical Drive Type: DVD-Writer
Optical Media Supported: DVD-RAM/ +/-R / +/-RW
Display and Graphics
Graphics Controller Manufacturer: MSI
Graphics Controller Model: GeForce GTX 1070 TI
Graphics Memory Capacity: Up to 8 GB
Graphics Memory Technology: GDDR5
Graphics Memory Accessibility: Dedicated
VR Ready: Yes
Network and Communication
Wireless LAN: Yes
Total Number of USB Ports: 9
Number of USB 2.0 Ports: 4
Number of USB 3.1 Ports: 4
USB Type-C: Yes
USB Type-C Detail: 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C
Number of DisplayPort Outputs: 3
Operating System Platform: Windows
Operating System: Windows 10 Home
Weight (Approximate): 18.94 lb
Environmentally Friendly: Yes
Environmental Certification: ErP
Environmental Certification: WEEE
Environmental Certification: RoHS
Limited Warranty: 1 Year