Thin, light, and powerful - combined like never before. At just .73" thick and 4.2 lbs, the 15" Raptor S55 is slim and stylish - a real head-turner. With a 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GTX1060 graphics packed into an Al-alloy shell, it may just be the most powerful ultra-thin laptop you'll find anywhere. Take your gaming, media creation, and more on the road in style.

  • 8th Gen Intel® Core® i7 processor
  • 6GB NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 1060 graphics
  • 15.6" 1080p (1920x1080) IPS display
  • Full color LED illuminated back-lit keyboard
  • Fully VR-Ready
  • Just .73" thick and 4.2 lbs
  • 100% US-based lifetime support


8th Gen Intel Core i7 Processors

Extreme processing power for best in class overall performance. Intel's new Coffee Lake i7 chips deliver significant performance advancements—including vastly improved graphics, battery life, and security—for a zero-compromise computing experience. With key features like Hyper-Threading for better multitasking, the Intel® Core™ i7 processor delivers top-of-the-line performance for your most demanding tasks.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Graphics

Take your gaming or multimedia creation to the next level with a powerful discrete graphics solution - the NVIDIA GTX 1060. Powered by NVIDIA's Pascal architecture, you get unrivaled performance, advanced graphics technologies, and full support for Virtual Reality platforms even when on the road.

Custom Tuning

We've made our reputation by building desktops that outperform the competition through a level of custom tuning that the rest simply can't match. We bring that same expertise to every S55. Each laptop is custom tuned to peak performance by our team of engineers to ensure that when it leaves our facility, it does at an unrivaled level of performance.

Sleek and Slim Design

At just .73" and 4.2 lbs, this Al-alloy shell houses a remarkable amount of performance hardware in such a thin, sleek, and stylish package. This may be the most powerful ultra-thin laptop available anywhere. Gone are the days of choosing between form and function - this one has it all.

Fully Customizable

Make your S55 exactly what you need it to be. From M.2 and SATA solid state hard drives to premium dual channel memory, the Raptor S55 is fully customizable to meet your specific needs.

Fully VR-Ready

Connect your favorite VR headset like the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift with full plug and play compatibility and you can be immersed in virtual worlds at any place and any time.


Raptor S55

The S55's 15.6” Full HD (1920x1080) IPS Display with matte finish offers the crispest visuals and best viewing angles possible for an immersive experience whether gaming, editing video, or tearing through home office tasks at light speed.

Take your gaming or multimedia creation to the next level with a powerful discrete graphics solution - the NVIDIA GTX 1060. Powered by NVIDIA's Pascal architecture, you get unrivaled performance, advanced graphics technologies, and full support for Virtual Reality platforms even when on the road.

Raptor S55 side closeup

Overwhelm your senses with up to four total screens. The S55 supports up to 3 additional monitors via HDMI and Display-Port so you can explore fantastic worlds in full breathtaking HD surround or simply get more done, faster.

Raptor S55 keyboard

With this full sized 98-key multi-color LED illuminated keyboard, you'll be more productive than ever. Includes number pad for quicker data input and full-sized Backspace, Enter, and Spacebar keys to give you that desktop feel without the hassle of an external keyboard. Includes customizable option for changing the lighting on certain keys for an even better gaming experience.

Raptor S55 USB

Handle everything with new USB 3.1 Type-C ports. Get faster back-up and file transfer with the fastest USB data transfer rates, up to 10Gbps via USB 3.1 Gen 2 connectivity. Type-C USB port is reversable making it easy to plug in devices and save you time.

Raptor S55 underside

Next gen speakers and BlasterX Acoustic Engine deliver unprecedented levels of audio realism to your ears for an immersive experience. For headphone users, the S55's onboard amplifier boosts power to the headphone port for the finest sound fidelity possible.

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.



Intel® Core™ i7


Intel® HM370 Express Chipset


Supports Dual Channel DDR4
Two 260Pin SODIMM sockets, support for DDR4 2400MHz (Real operation frequency depends on FSB of processor)
Expandable up to 32GB, depends on 8GB/16GB SODIMM module


One changeable 2.5" HDD/SSD, SATA interface
One M.2 2280 SSD, SATA or PCIe Gen3x4 interface


15.6" Full HD 16:9 Wide screen (1920x1080) LED-Backlit Display in Matte Finished screen


NVIDIA® GeForce™ GTX 1060 with 6GB GDDR5 Video RAM
- Microsoft® DirectX® 12 Compatible
- Battery Boost Technology
- NVIDIA® PhysX® Technology
- NVIDIA® CUDA™ Technology
- Supports 4 active displays
- NVIDIA® MFAA Technology
- Support NVIDIA Surround View via HDMI x1 and mini DP x2


High Definition audio interface
S/PDIF digital output
Built-in Array Microphone
Built-in two speakers
SoundBlasterX® Pro-Gaming 360°
ANSP™ 3D sound technology on headphone output


Multi languages full color illuminated full size keyboard with numeric pad, W/A/S/D gaming key


Integrated touchpad with Microsoft PTP multi-gesture and scrolling function


1 HDMI™ output Port (with HDCP)
2 Mini Display port 1.3
3 USB 3.0 Ports (1 x powered USB port, AC/DC)
2 USB 3.1 Ports (Type C)
1 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Headphone / S/PDIF Optical output)
1 Microphone Jack
1 RJ-45 LAN (10/100/1000Mbps)


6-in-1 Card Reader (MMC/RSMMC/SD/Mini-SD/SDHC/SDXC)

Two M.2 Card Slots
- 1st slot for WLAN Combo M.2 2230 Card with PCIe and USB interface
- 2nd for SSD M.2 2280 Card with SATA / PCIe Gen3x4 interface


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


Kensington Lock
Built-in 2.0M FHD Video Camera
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology
AI Alloy


Embedded 4 cells Polymer battery pack 55WH
Full Range 150W AC Adapter, AC-in 100~240V, 50~60Hz, DC output 19.5V, 7.7A


14.96” (w) x 9.80” (d) x 0.73” (h)


4.2 LBs with battery


Meticulous Handcraftsmanship

We’re obsessed with perfection – there are no assembly lines here. As with all Velocity Micro PCs, each Raptor S55 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 S55 meets our own lofty standards.

100% Based in USA

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.


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Raptor S55