With its superior craftsmanship, high performance, and cutting-edge technology, MSI, a leading premium laptop brand globally, has embraced the zeitgeist of AI technology as it sweeps the globe. Introducing the Claw A1M, the first gaming handheld in the world powered by the Intel Core Ultra Processor. With its advanced XeSS technology and ARC graphics with up to 8 Xe cores, the Claw A1M delivers fluid gameplay across a wide range of AAA titles. With Thunderbolt 4 connectivity, a large 53Wh battery, and a powerful Hyper Flow cooling system, it’s an amazing handheld gaming device.
Eric Kuo, Executive Vice President and NB BU GM of MSI, stated, “We aim to address market pain points and dedicate efforts to the handheld space as part of our commitment to enhancing the gaming experience for our users.” “We have refined unique designs created just for gamers, introducing Claw, our first handheld that raises the bar in the handheld market.”
We are honored to collaborate with MSI to provide users all over the world with experiences that are unmatched. With its Intel Core Ultra processor, the new MSI Claw is an exciting new gaming handheld that offers an unmatched gaming experience that can be enjoyed anytime, anywhere. – Michelle Johnston Holthaus is General Manager and Executive Vice President of Intel’s Client Computing Group.
Integrated Graphics is revolutionizing with Intel Core Ultra with ARC
With up to 8 Xe cores, its innovative ARC integrated graphics, new silicon architecture, and AI capabilities, the Core Ultra stands out. The graphical performance of this configuration is double that of earlier generations. The ARC, enhanced by XeSS super-sampling technology, provides fluid gameplay at medium settings and 1080p resolution. A media engine built into its SOC tile supports cutting-edge video codecs like VP9, H.265, and AV1, guaranteeing high-quality streaming with lower performance requirements.
The Claw A1M is the first gaming handheld in the world with Core Ultra
The Claw A1M from MSI is a game-changing innovation in portable gaming. With Intel XeSS technology and Intel Core Ultra processors, it improves frame rate for fluid, engaging gameplay even in taxing AAA titles. With its dual fans and heat pipes, MSI Cooler Boost Hyperflow technology effectively dissipates heat from the device. Top gaming performance is ensured by the intraflow thermal design, which maximizes airflow to cool internal components.
With a class-leading 53Whr battery that provides an amazing 2-hour battery life under maximum load, the Claw lets gamers play for extended periods of time. It has the MSI Center M UI, which offers quick game launcher and instant platform access among other convenient features and settings. By supporting the MSI APP Player, the Claw adds even more gaming options to its repertoire by supporting mobile games for Windows and Android.
The Claw’s ergonomic design makes it comfortable for hands of different sizes, which improves gameplay. With a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a 7-inch Full HD touchscreen display, it offers a visually stunning and responsive gaming experience.
In conclusion, MSI’s Claw A1M is a ground-breaking addition to the gaming world, providing unmatched portability, cutting-edge technology, and potent performance features.
Claw A1M Specifications
|Up to Intel Core Ultra 7 processor 155H
|Windows 11 Home (MSI recommends Windows 11 Pro for business.)
Windows 11 Pro
|LPDDR5 onboard, 16GB, dual channel
|7″ FHD (1920 x 1080), 120 Hz Refresh Rate, Touch Screen, 120 Hz Refresh Rate, 100% sRGB(Typical), 500nits(Typical), IPS-Level panel
|Intel Arc Graphics
|1 x NVMe M.2 2230 SSD by PCIe Gen 4 x4
|6-Axis IMU Vibration Motor
|Intel Killer Wi-Fi 7 BE1750, Bluetooth v5.4
|2 × 2W Speakers / 1× Audio combo jack / Hi-Res Audio readyk
|1 x Thunderbolt 4 / DP/ USB Type-C (w/ PD 3.0 Charging)
1 x microSD Card Reader
1 x Audio combo jack
1x Power button with Finger Print Sensor
|6-Cell, Li-Polymer, 53Whr / 65W USB Type-C PD 3.0
|294 (W) x 117(D) x 21.2(H) mmn
Product features, specifications, and looks can differ between models and nations. Any changes to the specifications could occur at any time.