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Advice for purchasing the new Desktop GPU Laptops

tim02035
Level 2
Hi Folks,
So I wont bore you all with why I'm looking to move to a laptop but It is something I think I need to do at this point.  I have the CV1 with touch pre ordered as well.  Im looking at buying one of MSI's new VR ready laptops with the desktop gpus.  Specifically looking at:
MSI GT73VR PRO 202 Laptop
  • 17.3" FHD 120Hz Matte Screen

  • Intel® Skylake i7-6820HK

  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 [8GB] VR Ready

  • 32GB RAM

  • 512GB PCIe NVMe + 1TB HDD
Im wondering if anyone here has experience with these mobile desktop GPU's and can speak to the quality of the experience.  I had always heard that VR and laptop dont mix but it's looking more and more like this is a totally viable option.  I understand they are more expensive than a desktop solution but I'm willing to pay the extra for a portable quality solution.  

Am i crazy or should i pull the trigger? 

Thanks for any advice!

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gtvevo
Level 3
The MSI GT73VR is very good machine, if you want the full espresso look at the P870DM3, 6700k desktop CPU and 1440 panel. If you purchase I would recommend HIDEVOLUTION.com