MSI GT780DX Review and Specs – New MSI 17″ Gaming Laptop

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 - LAPTOP, MSI

MSI is a manufacturer which is famous for its gaming laptops that have great spesifications and performance for your gaming experience. This time MSI introduces its new gaming laptop MSI GT780DXR, it is powered by Intel Core i7 and nVidia GeForce GTX 570. It has a full HD 17 inch led screen and a gaming biased SteelSeries keyboard which is multi-coloured backlit for low light gaming with the ability to simultaneously allow up to 10 commands at a time.


MSI GT780DXR comes loaded with an Nvidia Geforce GTX570M graphics card with 1.5GB of DDR5 memory on-board so is able to run DirectX 11, it also combines the latest Nvidia technology such as Nvidia PhysX and MSI TDE (Turbo Drive Engine) giving a performance boost with the push of a button.

The screen is a full HD 17.3 inch non-glare LED backlit panel with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080, it has a 9 cell battery and weighs in at 3.9kg and the dimensions are 429 x 299 x 55mm and comes bundled with gaming bag and mouse.

MSI GT780DX Price is proximately $1512

MSI GT780DX Specifications

  • Processor CPU: Intel Core i5-2410M (2.30 GHz, 3 MB L3 Cache, up to 2.90 GHz)
  • Chipset Mobile: Intel PM67 Express Chipset
  • Graphic system: Graphic Chip nVidia GeForce GTX 570M (1.5 GB GDDR5)
  • Display Type: 17.3 inch WUXGA (1920x1080) LED
  • Main Memory: 8 GB DDR3
  • Hard Disk Drive: Hard Disk 750 GB 7200 RPM
  • Optical Disc Drive: Blu-ray Disc Drive
  • Web Camera Details: HD 720p Webcam
  • Port & Interface: USB2.0x2, USB3.0x3
  • Firewire: No
  • DVI: No
  • D-Sub/VGA: Yes
  • e-SATA: Yes
  • HDMI: Yes
  • Card Reader: 4-in-1
  • Express Slot: Yes
  • Finger Print: No
  • Connection: Wireless Lan IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • LAN: Yes
  • Modem: No
  • Battery Details: Li-ion 9 Cell Battery
  • Weight Details: 3.90 Kg.
  • Operating System: OS Bundle Windows 7 Home Premium (64 Bit)
  • Other Details: Keyboard SteelSeries
  • Warranty Details: 2 Y.

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MSI GT780DX Review and Specs - New MSI 17" Gaming Laptop

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