MSI just unveil the MSI GX680 a gaming laptop and may very well be a gamer’s dream machine. In a nutshell the MSI GX680 is powered by Intel’s 2nd gen Core i7 2630QM Processor, up to 16 GB DDR3 of RAM and a 15.6″ Full HD (1920×1080) LED backlight display that will be using Nvidia GeForce GT 555M GPU with a dedicated 1GB GDDR5. The MSI GX680 will also have a storage capacity up to 750GB that comes with in RAID 0 technology.
And that’s just the good part, the MSI GX680 will also have a BD player and certified THX TruStudio and Dynaudio sounds. The MSI GX680 also have the usual bells and whistles of a laptop like Wifi Support, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR and an HD web cam that can record 720p video @ 30fps, USB 3.0 and 2.0, card reader and . Of course all the power and might of MSI GX680, it will have a 9 cell battery.
MSI GX680 Specs:
Intel Core i7 2630QM Processor
15.6″ Full HD (1920×1080) LED backlight
Nvidia GeForce GT 555M / 1GB GDDR5
Windows 7 Ultimate/Professional/Home Premium
Memory DDR3 up to 16GB
HDD: Up to 750GB w/ RAID 0
ODD: Blu-ray / DVD Super Multi
Ports: 2x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0, HDMI, VGA, eSATA, 5-in-1 card reader
2.1ch speakers, Sound by Dynaudio, THX TruStudio Pro
WLAN 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
Ethernet Gigabit LAN
HD Webcam (30fps@720p)
Battery 9-Cell Li-Ion
So far no price and availability have been announced by MSI, but I would estimate that MSI GX680 will more or less be in the $1,200 to $1,500 price range.
Last modified: March 25, 2011