15.6-inch FHD 1920-by-1080 pixels or 4K UltraHD 3840-by-2160 pixels; eDP

  • MSI MS16L1 15.6-inch Notebook

  • Graphics: Upgradeable MXM 3.0b; single GPU
  • AC Adapter: 230W standard; 330W Available
  • O/S Supported: Windows 8x/10
  • System BIOS Version: 10F
  • EC Version: 107

    In order for you to use the GTX 1080 you must have the motherboard that supports the GTX 1080. If you purchased your notebook before this model was capable of using the GTX 1080 your motherboard will not support it! The upgrade to make your motherboard capable of using the GTX 1080 is available below listed under Services.
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    Can I change the color layout of my Backlit Keyboard on my MSI MS16L1?
    Jan 26, 2017

    Yes, you sure can. The software that comes pre-loaded on your notebook that controls the keyboard backlit layout is called KLM. Open KLM and you will find it is pretty self explanatory and easy to use.

    How do I add RAM sticks to the RAM slots under the keyboard on my MSI MS16L1?
    Jan 26, 2017

    Here is a link to a Video that gives you step by step instructions on how to dis-assemble your MSI MS16L1 to place RAM in the two RAM slots under the keyboard.,93)ec

    How do I power on/off the Webcam on my MSI MS16L1
    Mar 21, 2019

    In order to turn the power off and on to your Webcam, simply depress FN-F6. Every depression of this keystroke will power the Webcam Off and On...Off and On

    How do I setup and use the S/PDIF port on my MSI MS16L1 Notebook
    Sep 17, 2020
    PDF Document

    Trying to use the dual S/PDIF-Headphone jack as a S/PDF connection to your Home Theater? Here is the process to change the default headphone jack to a S/PDIF port.

    Please see the attached .pdf

    How do you properly add a M.2 SSD Hard drive w/ Termal Pad to your MSI MS16L1 Notebook?
    Dec 01, 2016

    If you would like to add a M.2 SSD Hard Drive to your system it is important that the correct process is used. If you install the M.2 drive without using the accompanied thermal pad, there is a chance your M.2 drive may overheat possibly damaging your M.2 drive and/or your notebook. Please look at the provided picture which shows the correct placement of the Thermal pad that come with your M.2 Hard drive.
    If you have purchased an M.2 drive and require the thermal pads, they can be ordered from this units upgrade page...,398,0)ec

    What are the Keyboard shortcuts on my MSI MS16L1?
    Apr 05, 2018

    List of Keyboard shortcuts...

    Touchpad: FN+ F3
    Webcam: FN+F6
    Wifi/BT: FN+F10
    Volume UP: FN+ Left Arrow
    Volume Down: FN+ Right Arrow
    MUTE: FN+Numpad 0
    Brightness UP: FN+ Arrow Up
    Brightness DOWN: FN+ Arrow Down