Key Features


7th Gen Intel Core Processors

The latest Intel® 14 nm manufacturing process delivers significant performance advancements—including vastly improved graphics, battery life, and security—for a zero-compromise computing experience. With key features like Turbo Boost 2.0 for extreme performance, the Intel® Core™ processor delivers top-of-the-line power for your most demanding tasks.


Sleek and Slim Design

At less that 1" at the thickest point, the Raptor MX40 was designed to be thin, light, and portable but still fully powered, making it perfect for the home office, travel, or school. Don't sacrifice power for aesthetics ever again!


NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti Graphics

Ultra powerful discrete graphics take your gaming or multimedia creation to the next level. With 1050Ti powered by NVIDIA's Pascal architecture, you get unrivaled performance, faster rendering speeds, advanced graphics technologies, higher frame rates, and the best possible battery life thanks to Optimus technology.


Fully Customizable

Make your Raptor MX40 exactly what you need it to be. From Intel Core i7 options to M.2 solid state hard drives to premium DDR3L memory, the Raptor MX40 is customizable to meet your specific needs with just the right hardware.

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The Raptor MX40's ultra sharp 14.0" Full HD (1920x1080) LED-Backlit Display shows off your movies, projects and games in crystal-clear full 1080p so you get the best multimedia experience possible both at home and on the go.

The MX40 is powered by discrete NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti with Optimus Technology to give you just the right combination of graphic performance and battery life for your needs. Perfect for home office use, video streaming, or a stunning mobile gaming experience.
A thin and light design usually signals a laptop that's severly underpowered. Until now. At less than 1" thick, the Raptor MX40 is as slim as most Ultrabooks and at just 4.4 pounds, just as light. But this laptop is no lightweight when it comes to performance. Powerful hardware coupled with Velocity Micro's custom tuning and tweaking expertise mean you'll never have to choose between performance and aesthetics ever again.
Wait less. The Raptor MX40 is compatible with PCIe Gen3 x4 SSDs for load speeds up to 2200MB/s. That means lightning fast boot times and incredible overall performance when you need it most.
The integrated Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 802.11ac Wi-Fi+Bluetooth adapter lets you move at the speed of life with faster wireless speeds (up to 867Mbps), higher capacity, broader coverage and longer battery life. Combined with Intel Core processors and exceptional Intel Wireless innovations, this component dramatically reshapes your connected experience. Bluetooth 4.0 allows for faster, more reliable wireless connection to compatible peripherals.
This sleek illuminated keyboard is fully programable to complement the modern asthetics and design of the MX40. Customize individual hot keys to personalize your gaming style.
If you’ve ever bought a computer from the behemoth, mass produced competition, you know bloatware. Free trials you don’t want, software you didn’t ask for, search bars you’ll never use – all choking your system. We don't do it, and we never will. With Velocity Micro, we only install what you as us for, and not a thing more.

Why Choose Velocity?


Meticulous Handcraftsmanship

We’re obsessed with perfection – there are no assembly lines here. As with all Velocity Micro PCs, each Raptor MX40 is hand built by expert engineers, meaning every screw is turned by hand. The end result is better airflow and thermal properties, translating into a more stable, longer lasting system.


A Legacy of Excellence

Since our first review in 2002, no PC manufacturer has won more awards from the press than has Velocity Micro. Featured in CNET, PC Magazine, PC Gamer, Maximum PC and many more, Velocity Micro PCs continue to be lauded by reviewers and customers alike for its performance, build quality, and stunning design. Learn more.


100% US-based tech support

Every Velocity Micro PC comes with complimentary lifetime business hours phone support. And the best part – a call placed to our support team will never be routed anywhere offshore. It’s like having your own personal geek, just a call away. It costs more, but we won't let anything get in the way of an astonishing customer experience.


Quality Control

Before shipping, this laptop endures a grueling set of tests and quality control measures that would bring most systems to their knees. Stress tests, extensive reboots, an overnight burn in, and an exhaustive 200-point QA checklist ensure that every Raptor MX40 meets our own lofty standards. 


100% US-Based

Each and every Velocity Micro PC ships from and is supported by our Richmond, VA headquarters. We don’t outsource. We don’t cut corners. Not ever.


Financing Options

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Full Specs


7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7


Supports Dual Channel DDR4

Two 260Pin SODIMM sockets, support for DDR4 2133MHz(Real operation frequency depends on FSB of processor)

Expandable up to 32GB, depends on 4GB/8GB/16GB SODIMM module


14.0" Full HD 16:9 Wide screen (1920x1080) LED-Backlit IPS Display

Graphics Switchable GPU by NVIDIA® Optimus™ Technology -NVIDIA® GeForce™ GTX 1050Ti GPU / Intel® HD Graphics

Audio High Definition audio interface
S/PDIF digital output
1 Built-in Array Microphone
2 Built-in Speakers
Sound Blaster™ X-FI® MB5


Multi languages white LED A4 isolated keyboard

Touchpad Integrated touchpad with multi-gesture and scrolling function


1 x USB 3.0 port (USB 3.1 Gen 1) or (Factory Option) 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 port (Type-C)
3 x USB 3.0 ports (USB3.1 Gen1) (1 x powered USB port, AC/DC)
1 x Mini Display port 1.2
1 x Mini Display port 1.3 (TBC)
1 x HDMITM output port (with HDCP)
1 x Headphone jack
1 x Microphone jack
1 x S/PDIF output jack
1 x RJ-45 LAN port

Internal/External Slots

6-in-1 Card Reader (MMC/RSMMC/SD/Mini-SD/SDHC/SDXC)
Two M.2 Card Slots
- 1st for WLAN Combo M.2 2230 Card with PCIe and USB interface
- 2nd for SSD M.2 2280 Card with SATA / PCIe Gen3 x4 interface


Built-in Gigabit Ethernet LAN
802.11 b/g/n/ac wireless LAN + Bluetooth™ V4.0

Features Kensington Lock
Built-in 2.0M FHD Video Camera
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology


Removable 3 cell smart Lithium-Ion battery pack 45Wh
Full Range AC-in 100~240V, 50~60Hz, 180W AC Adapter, DC output 19.5V, 9.23A

Size 13.74" (w) x 9.72" (d) x 0.99" (h)

Weight 4.4 LBs with Battery Pack


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