Guide/FAQ for the Beef up Your Rig Landing Page

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In order to make things easier for you and to get all the information you need, we created the Beef Up Your Rig landing page. It combines all the essentials. Several sections on the landing page simplify the process for you to learn about MSI graphic cards and other products. You can get all your problems solved here on this page.
  • MAIN
    A variety of links to award winning media reviews of MSI graphic cards.
    Lucky the MSI dragon demonstrates how to upgrade some of your MSI products in a quick and easy to understand comic.
    You need some help to choose the latest RTX 20 Series/ GTX 16 Series graphics card but don’t want to get a new PSU? We’ll help you choose a new GPU based on the power consumption of your current GTX 900 series card.
    Learn the in’s & out’s of our graphics cards via a variety of videos.
    Check out our “Smooth gaming” section to compare the different MSI graphic cards and what kind of FPS & resolution options they offer to you.
    Setting up the MSI Dragon Centre and MSI Afterburner is super easy and we’ll explain how to do it right here.
    You’ve got your new graphics card sorted, but what about your peripherals? Fancy an upgrade? Check out this section to get the best recommendations.

Get ready for advanced gaming!

If you’re not yet familiar with MSI graphic cards, our main section provides you with all sorts of award winning blogs and review, including in-depth details of our products. It’s the easiest way for you to learn about our products. Furthermore, once you’ve learned the basics and in’s & out’s of our cards, checking out the “Choose the Right Gear” section is definitely recommended.

Also what about that old GTX 900 series that’s still working heavily inside your rig? You know you need an upgrade, but don’t want to change out the power supply? Don’t you worry, we’ve got it covered. We’ll recommend you the best RTX 20 series / GTX 16 series GPU based on your current GTX 900 series GPU power consumptions.

Take GTX 970 for example; if you feel like upgrading it to 1440p with the MSI RTX 2060 VENTUS, you should experience an FPS increase by approximately 125%.

Furthermore, when enabling DXR, the FPS will improve by about 28%, while creating a more realistic gaming experience. After deciding on your new graphics cards you might want to know how to actually install them in your system. Our UPGRADE GUIDE with Lucky the MSI dragon, demonstrates how to upgrade some of your MSI products in a quick and easy to understand comic.

Upgrades that you can see

Our SECRETS OF MSI GRAPHIC CARDS section covers entire feature overviews of each product. The feature videos also point out advantages of each GPU series.

SMOOTH GAMING compares the resolution of different graphic cards and presents them via a variety of video games. We take 5 popular games and in each game, the screen is divided into three parts. With a different graphics card, resolution and fps will perform differently. When they are put beside each other, you can easily tell the difference.

SMOOTH GAMING compares the resolution of different graphic cards and presents them by applying on video games. We take 5 popular games for examples. In each game, the screen is divided into three parts. With different graphic cards, resolution and fps will have different performance. When they are put beside each other, you can tell the upgrades easily.

Software that supports you

In order to not only provide a good, but amazing user experience, MSI developed a variety of software & apps to assist consumers. In SOFTWARE – UNLIMITED CUSTOMIZATION, we provide you with information about our different softwares so you can pick the one you need. Each software has a detailed introduction and was arranged perfectly with how to steps. Some of them have videos to help you comprehend the steps even more easily. Let’s take Afterburner and Dragon Center as examples: Afterburner is the gold standard of overclocking utilities, providing an incredibly detailed overview of your hardware and it also comes with some additional features such as custom fan profiles, benchmarking and video recording. It is available completely free of charge and can be used with graphic cards from all brands. The latest version of MSI Afterburner features OC Scanner for RTX 20 series graphics cards. OC Scanner is an automated function that will find the highest stable overclock settings for your card. Giving you a free performance boost for a smooth in-game experience thanks to higher FPS. Dragon Center is a practical tool to control your gaming system. This is the go-to platform to adjust all kinds of system settings; ranging from custom cooling, OC, power modes, keyboard backlighting, access to different MSI apps and much more to explore.

Equipped your gaming gear

Finally, yet importantly, it is also consequential to have THE RIGHT GAMING GEAR TO RELY ON. Good gaming gear like Vigor – the keyboard that provides the solid base for your victory; Clutch – the gaming mouse that provides accurate and stable tracking; Immerse – the gaming headset designed to deliver a true to life experience; the Force controllers; the Agility mouse pad and the Mag gaming chair. Those products that meet the need are essential, equipped with superior gear is definitely a plus for any gamer. You can check out this section to choose the most suitable gaming equipment for your rig.

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