MSI Introduces Gaming Laptop – GX780

Taiwan based electronics company, MSI has recently announced the GX780, a new gaming laptop. This laptop features Intel’s second generation Core i7-2630QM quad core processor and NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M graphics card.

30-colour LED backlit keyboard

30-colour LED backlit keyboard


This 17.3-inch HD high resolution notebook features a custom SteelSeries keyboard with a 30-color LED backlit keyboard that has five modes to enhance the visual experience. It also has four DDR3 slots and accelerated dual hard disk architecture. The notebook also has comes with wrap around sound by Dynaudio and THX TruStudio Pro. Other notable features of this laptop is that it has USB 3.0 ports as well as a Blu-ray player.

Specifications of the GX780:


  • Processor: Intel® Core i7-2630QM Processor (6M Cache, 2.00 GHz)
  • Operating System: Genuine Windows 7 Ultimate/Professional/Home Premium
  • Memory: DDR3 up to 16GB
  • Display: 17.3" Full HD (1920x1080) or HD+ (1600x900) LED backlight
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M / 1GB GDDR5
  • Video Output: 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
  • Hard Disk Drive: 750GB (4K sector) *2, 750GB SATA 7200rpm *2, 500GB SATA 7200/5400rpm*2, 320GB SATA 5400rpm*2
  • Optical Disk Drive: Blu-ray / DVD Super Multi
  • Interfaces: 2x USB 3.0, 3x USB 2.0, 1x eSATA, SD(XC/HC)/MMC/MS(PRO)/xD card reader
  • Sound: Sound by Dynaudio, THX TruStudio Pro
  • Communication: 802.11 b/g/n WLAN, Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR, 1x Gigabit LAN
  • Webcam: HD (30fps@720p)
  • Battery: 9-Cell Li-Ion(7800mAH)
  • Dimension: 428 x 288 x 55 mm
  • Weight: 3.9Kg (w/ Battery)
  • Other Features: TDE (Turbo Drive Engine), Cooler Boost

No word is out yet on the price of the MSI GX780.

Published Date: Apr 29, 2011 05:05 pm | Updated Date: Apr 29, 2011 05:05 pm