MSI Aegis 3 8RC GTX 1060 i5 8GB RAM 2TB SSD Gaming PC

QuickFind: 861377 Mfr part code: 9S6-B91811-090
  • Intel Core i5-8400 2.8GHz
  • 8GB, 128GB SSD, 2TB HDD
  • NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB
  • Windows 10 Home

Product Description

MSI Aegis 3 8RC GTX 1060 i5 8GB RAM 2TB SSD Gaming PC


Unmatched in performance and extraordinary in design, the Aegis Series are at the top of MSI's Gaming desktop line-up and meant for gamers that demand the very best. Armed with the most advanced graphics cards, the most refined audio technologies, the best cooling and packed with unlimited gaming features. The Aegis Series are the best of the best of true PC gaming.


This MSI gaming desktop comes with the latest 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors. Compared to its previous generation, the CPU multi-thread performance is 40% faster. 4K video playback with HDR visual quality is also significantly improved. So what does this mean for you? With these latest Intel processors, you can be totally immersed in full HD gaming, communicating with your teammates while live-streaming and capturing highlights for editing and posting later-all simultaneously and hassle-free!


MSI gaming pc features latest NVIDIA Pascal architecture GPU, which is expected to performance improve 3x for Virtual Reliability and more than 1.5x for Gaming than GTX 900 series


Going to a LAN-party, visiting a friend or just feel like taking your Gaming Desktop anywhere you go? A sturdy handle is built into the case to simply pick up and carry this Gaming beast around from one Gaming den to the next.


Always get the best performance out of your system with the latest technologies. The components inside MSI Gaming Desktops are easily accessible and ready to be upgraded at any time. Whether you're expanding storage or upgrading your processor or graphics card, you can always keep your gaming rig up to date with the latest hardware.


To get outstanding performance MSI Gaming Desktops are equipped with an exclusive, smart and powerful cooling system. MSI's Silent Storm Cooling embraces several separated chambers that individually take care of different components within the system. This unique design makes sure the system's temperature stays perfectly under control, supporting a cool and silent operation.


Customize and set up your own color scheme with MSI Mystic Light utility. Select the available colors from the palette to match your system style. Bored of the same colors? Simply change the complete look of your system in 1 second!



  • Intel Core i5-8400 2.8GHz
  • Turbo boost up to 4GHz
  • Six Cores
  • 9MB Cache


  • 8GB DDR4 2400MHz
  • Configuration 1 x 8GB
  • Expandable to 32GB


  • 128GB SSD M.2 PCIe
  • 2TB (3.5") 7200rpm

Optical Drive

  • None


  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home


  • Not included


  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX1060 - 6GB


  • 7.1 Channel HD Audio with Nahimic audio enhancer


  • Intel® WGI219V Gigabit LAN
  • 3168 802.11AC 1x1
  • Bluetooth 5.0

Power Supply

  • 450W 80 Plus Bronze (1U)


  • Exclusive Silent Storm Cooling 2


  • Width 433.18 mm
  • Depth 376.11 mm
  • Height 169.92 mm
  • Weight 9.69kg



  • 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type C
  • 2 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x Mic in / 1 x Headphone out


  • 2 x USB 2.0
  • 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type A
  • 1 x HDMI out
  • 5 x OFC Audio jacks
  • 1 x S/PDIF
  • 1 x RJ45 LAN


Technical Specification

MSI Aegis 3 8RC GTX 1060 i5 8GB RAM 2TB SSD Gaming PC

Cache Memory

Installed Size 9 MB
Installed Size_old 9 MB
Cache Per Processor 9 MB

Optical Storage

Type DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM DVD SuperMulti

Hard Drive (2nd)

Type HDD
Interface Class Serial ATA
Capacity 1 x 2 TB
Spindle Speed 7200 rpm

Storage Controller

Type 1 x SATA
Controller Interface Type SATA 6Gb/s


Monitor Type None.

Graphics Controller

Graphics Card Name MSI GTX 1060 6GT OCV2
Graphics Processor NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060
Video Memory 6 GB GDDR5 SDRAM
Video Interfaces DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort

Audio Output

Sound Output Mode 7.1 channel surround
Compliant Standards High Definition Audio


Ethernet Controller Intel I219-V
Wireless LAN Supported Yes
Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0

Expansion / Connectivity

Bays 1 (total) / 0 (free) x external 5.25" Slim Line ¦ 2 internal 3.5" ¦ 1 internal 2.5"
Slots 2 (total) / 1 (free) x M.2 Card
Interfaces 4 x USB 2.0 (2 front, 2 rear) ¦ 2 x microphone (1 front, 1 rear) ¦ 1 x headphones (1 in front) ¦ 1 x USB-C 3.1 Gen 1 (1 in front) ¦ 1 x LAN (Gigabit Ethernet) ¦ 1 x TOSLINK ¦ 2 x HDMI ¦ 4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ¦ 1 x audio line-out ¦ 1 x audio line-in ¦ 1 x audio line-out (rear) ¦ 1 x audio line-out (centre/subwoofer) ¦ 1 x DisplayPort ¦ 1 x DVI


Device Type Power supply
Power Provided 450 Watt
80 PLUS Certification 80 PLUS Bronze

Operating System / Software

OS Provided Windows 10 Home

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 2 years - pick-up and return

Dimensions & Weight

Width 16.992 cm
Depth 43.318 cm
Height 37.611 cm
Weight 9.69 kg

Dimensions & Weight (Shipping)

Shipping Weight 13.2 kg


Type Personal computer
Product Form Factor Tower
Built-in Devices Silent Storm Cooling 2 cooling system

Processor / Chipset

CPU Intel Core i5 (8th Gen) 8400 / 2.8 GHz
Number of Cores 6-core
CPU Qty 1
Max CPU Qty 1
Chipset Type Intel B360 Express


Installed Size 8 GB / 32 GB (max)
Technology DDR4 SDRAM
Effective Memory Speed 2400 MHz
Rated Memory Speed 2400 MHz
Form Factor SO-DIMM 260-pin
Slots 2 (Total)

Hard Drive

Type SSD - M.2
Capacity 1 x 128 GB
Interface Type PCI Express

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