About MSI

About MSI GAMING

As a world leading gaming brand, MSI is the most trusted name in gaming and eSports. We stand by our principles of breakthroughs in design, the pursuit of excellence, and technological innovation. Integrating gamers' most coveted extreme performance, realistic visuals, authentic sound, precise control and smooth streaming functions into its gaming rigs, MSI frees gamers from tedious trial and error and pushes gaming performance beyond limits. The determination to surpass past achievements has made MSI a ‘True Gaming’ brand with gaming spirit throughout the industry!
 

A Deep Bond with Gamers

Apart from years of dedication to top-end gaming hardware, MSI has sponsored more than 20 eSports teams worldwide and is the proud host of world-renowned gaming tournament MSI MGA (Masters Gaming Arena). MSI seizes every opportunity for face-to-face interactions with global gamers and fans. Gaming is the universal language MSI and gamers share. Together MSI and gamers have rocked the gaming world with innovative technology and one victory after another.
 

Identity

The MSI GAMING Shield’s red, black and silver design signifies the resonance of gamers’ passion and enthusiasm(red), innovative technology(black) and continuous profit (silver). Accentuated by the dragon, the shield is a symbol of power and constitutes the MSI GAMING Identity System.
 

Vision

All gamers will enjoy breathtaking gaming experiences and be armed with dominant weapons that pave their way to victory.
 

 

Milestone

MSI VR One Backpack PC, GS63VR Stealth Pro gaming laptop and Z270 GAMING M7 gaming motherboard won CES 2017 Innovations Award.
MSI has been awarded from Taiwan Excellence, including gaming NB, MB, VGA, NB, Desktop and headset products.
MSI won two iF Design Awards with Z270 TOMAHAWK gaming motherboard and Trident 3 gaming desktop PC.
MSI GS40 Phantom, AIO Gaming 27XT, and Vortex Gaming Tower won CES 2016 Innovations Award.
GT80 Titan won iF DESIGN AWARD 2016
MSI GAMING notebook won Readers' Choice Awards 2016
MSI GT72 Dominator Pro laptop, GS30 Shadow, AG240 4K Edition AIO and X99 GAMING 9 are prestigious CES Innovations 2015 honorees.
MSI has been awarded from Taiwan Excellence for 17 consecutive years. 8 products are awarded, including MB/ VGA/ NB/ AIO products.
Honored as World’s 4th Best Laptop Brand of 2015 and NO.1 in Ranking of Asian Brands. MSI Proudly Recognized by Laptop Magazine.
MSI GS70 laptop and AG2712A gaming All-in-One PC are prestigious CES Innovations 2014 honorees.
MSI has been awarded from Taiwan Excellence for 16 consecutive years. A total of 13 MSI products are awarded, including the Z87M GAMING motherboard, the GK-601 Dragon Edition gaming keyboard, the ultrathin GS70 laptop, the GT60 3K Edition laptop, the N780 Lightning graphics card, the AG2712A gaming All-in-One PC and the Adora24 ultra-slim All-in-One PC.
MSI Z97 XPOWER AC won COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2014 d&i and Best Choice Award
The No. 1 and Only Best Choice Golden Awarded Motherboard- MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING
MSI Taiwan Excellence Award Winner, 15 years of affirmation. Eleven product of the leading company are awarded
MSI has won the 2013 CES Innovations Awards with the GT70 Dragon Edition notebook and the N680GTX Lightning graphics card.
MSI X79 Series Mainboards break the World Record of 170MHz Base Clock and 5.83GHz CPU Clock of Sandy
MSI GT70 notebook is the only winner awarded Buyer's Choice, Best Choice, and Media's Choice in Computex 2012.
14 products of MSI got 2012 Taiwan Excellence Award.
MSI Z68A-GD80 (G3) and GT780DXR won CES 2012 Innovations Award.
MSI Won one of Top 100 Taiwan Brands Distinguished among 500 brands.
All the 23 products MSI participated in Taiwan Excellence Award selection won the prize, WindTop AE2420 3D AIO won the Gold Award.
MSI Z68A-GD80 (G3), GT780DXR and N460GTX Hawk receive CES Innovations Award Honors.
X-Slim X340 was handed the Taiwan Excellence Silver Award and voted second most popular.
MSI Big Bang-Fuzion mainboard and Telematics Box car infotainment both won Best Choice of COMPUTEX.
MSI participated in 2010 Taiwan Excellence Award selection, and all registered products won the prize.
MSI has been chosen as one of “2009 Top 50 Corporate Citizens” from CommomWealth Magazine (Issue 416) in Taiwan. MSI has been chosen as one of "2009 Top 70 CSR Excellent Enterprises" from Global Views magazine (Issue 273) in Taiwan.
MSI Netbook & Car Infotainment product won the Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2009.
Announced the world's power-saving No. 1 Netbook.
Announced the 1st Ultra Slim Notebook.
Announced the 1st All-in-One PC
Announced the world's 1st Hybrid Storage Netbook.
MSI has been ranked No. 19 of the Top 20 Taiwan Global Brands.
MSI has been awarded "16th Industrial Technology Advancement Awards" by the Ministry of Economic Affairs. "Excellent Enterprise Innovation Award" & "Individual Achievement Award" affirmed the MSI R&D innovation strategy and management.
MSI is the only one winner of Best Enterprise of COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2008; MSI mainboard & notebook were honored to receive the "Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2008".
Announced the 1st Car Infotainment product.
Announced the world's 1st 10” Netbook product.
Announced the 1st double-wheel and smart video & music interactive navigation service robot.
The only one mainboard won the Best Choice of COMPUTEX 2007 award.
Announced the world's 1st overclocking notebook.
MSI Notebook (PR200) won the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2007".
Announced the world's 1st Crystal Collection Notebook product.
Announced the world's 1st HATO Notebook (Concept Product).
 2006
MSI CE products won the iF Design Award in Germany.
MSI is the only one winner in Tom's Hardware Guide (Worldwide No. 1 online IT Media) Both "Editor's Choice awards for Intel P975 and P965 platform.
AAnnounced the world's 1st Pocket Size DTV.
Obtained UL QC 080000 hazardous substance process management system certification.
Announced the world's 1st solar-powered notebook and MP3 Player product (Concept Product).
 2005
MSI CE products won the iF Design Award in Germany.
 2004
Announced the 1st Portable Multimedia Player produc.
MSI CE products won the Good Design Awards in Japan.
 2003
Announced the 1st Notebook product.
Obtained BVQI OHSAS 18000:1999 occupational health and safety management system certification.
Announced the 1st Pen Tablet PC product.
Obtained UL QS 9000:1998 quality management system certification.
 2002
Announced the world's 1st PC2PC WLAN mainboard.
Announced the 1st MSI communication product.
Announced the world's 1st PC2PC Bluetooth mainboard
Inaugurated its EU Hub in Netherlands.
 2001
 Inaugurated its EU Hub in Netherlands.
 Established China service center in Shanghai.
 Announced the 1st Optical Device product.
 Inaugurated the MSI Plant III in Jung-He, the suburb of Taipe.
 2000
 Announced the 1st Server product.
 Established MSI Computer (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
 1999
 Obtained BVQI ISO 14001:1996 environmental management system certification.
 1998
 MSI became a public company as it went on IPO (Initial Public Offering) on the Taipei Stock Exchange (TAIEX).
 Announced the industry's 1st mainboard designed for Socket 7 processor, which supports 100MHz FSB.
 Announced industry's 1st mainboard designed to support Dual PentiumR II processor.
 1997
 Inaugurated the MSI Plant I in Jung-He, the suburb of Taipei.
 Announced the 1st Graphics Card product.
 Announced the 1st Barebone product.
 Obtained TUV ISO 9001:1994 quality management system certification.
 1995
 Obtained TUV ISO 9002:1994 quality management system certification.
 1991
 Announced the 486 and 586 mainboards.
 1989
 MSI moved its production facility to Hsin-Tien, the suburb of Taipei.
 1988
 MSI moved its production facility to Ho-Ping W. Rd. Taipei, Taiwan
Announced the 386DX mainboards.
 1986
 MSI was established, focusing on the design and manufacture of Mainboards and Add-on Cards.
Announced the 1st overclocking 286 mainboards.

 

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