MSI Launches GT70 Gaming Notebook With Nvidia GeForce GTX680M

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News Posted: Fri, Aug 24 2012 11:34 AM

MSI introduced the GT70 gaming notebook with Intel's 3rd generation Core i7 quad core processor and Nvidia's GeForce GTX 680M discrete graphics card. Nvidia's flagship GeForce GTX 680M is touted as the fastest and most powerful discrete graphics card available. This GPU features 1,344 CUDAs (Compute Unified Device Architecture) as well as Optimus display switching technology. MSI is combining the power of the GTX 680M with its own Loading Balance technology to offer a power savings mode that enables the notebook to last for almost four hours when browsing the Internet. Although that number may seem low, it's actually much higher than other gaming notebooks on the market. In fact, MSI goes so far as to claim the GT70 offers the "longest battery time of any gaming laptop in the world." Other key features of the laptop include a customizable backlit keyboard, matte 1080p screen, E2200 Game Networking, a Super RAID Dual SSD, and up to 32G of memory.

MSI GT70 Features Nvidia GeForce GTX680M

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MSI is rolling out the GT70—the most awesome gaming notebook ever. It not only packs Intel's 3rd generation Core i7 quad core processor, but is also equipped with Nvidia's all-new flagship GeForce GTX 680M discrete graphics card. With the help of its 1,344 CUDAs (Compute Unified Device Architecture), the GT70 racked up a record-shattering P24,000 points on 3D Mark Vantage, representing pinnacle for graphics and display performance for this year's high tech industry. These let the MSI GT70 is recommended by world renowned media Laptop Magazine.

Taipei—MSI has received high marks from all quarters for its high-end gaming laptops, including being selected for Innovations Honorees at the CES 2012 and being named as the only winner of three awards at Computex 2012. Now, MSI is introducing the GT70—the ultimate in next-generation gaming notebook. It features Intel's third gen quad core processor and new generation Nvidia GeForce GTX 680M discrete graphics card—the fastest one of its kind on the planet. Specially designed to meet the extreme demands of extreme gamers around the world. These killer notebooks also boast awesome peripherals.

MSI Notebook explains that the MSI GT70 gaming notebook sports Nvidia's flagship GeForce GTX 680M--the fastest discrete graphics card available anywhere. The most powerful discrete graphics card ever, the GeForce GTX 680M sports 1,344 CUDAs (Compute Unified Device Architecture)--three times more than the previous generation. Coupling this with Optimus display switching technology enabled the GT70 to score P24,000 points on 3D Mark Vantage, shattering the previous record of P16,000 points made by the last generation. In addition, MSI's exclusive Loading Balance technology harnesses Optimus to meet real systems' needs with the power savings mode, so that their battery last for almost four hours when browsing the Internet--about twice the amount of time offered by comparable notebooks on the market, giving it the longest battery time of any gaming laptop in the world. *Actual battery times will vary depending on settings and how the computer is used.

World renowned media Laptop magazine pointed out that MSI GT70 combines a quad-core processor, Nvidia GTX GPU, a massive amount of storage and customizable backlit keyboard to achieve gaming nirvana. Such as powerful graphics and performance; Matte 1080p screen; Good audio; Comfortable keyboard; and Good battery life for gaming rig.

MSI Notebook went on to say that in addition to offering today's gamers cutting-edge graphic display capabilities that have no problem handling the latest online 3D games as well as amazing sound, the MSI GT70 also comes with unparalleled peripherals, such as professional Steelseries keyboards, industry-leading professional grade killer E2200 Game Networking, the world's fastest read-write Super RAID Dual SSD, and up to 32G of memory, to meet the needs of serious gamers the world over. The GT70 also has over 1,000 lighting effect combos and boast explosively crisp sound. These are the result of MSI's Audio Boost sound solution, AMP, and gold flash audio jack exclusively for earphones which come together to bring the next-generation Dynaudio sound technology to an even higher level of perfection. It's no wonder, therefore, why the MSI GT70 represent the best in battle laptops in the world today and is the top choice of the world's top extreme gamers--"Top Player, Top Choice!"

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Erakith replied on Fri, Aug 24 2012 12:03 PM

I struggle to understand how a huge display with tons of high performance hardware can be classified as "portable", but whatever. Nice specs for sure, not something I'd be interested in personally simply because I game on desktops. For portable productivity, I'd much rather use an ultrabook or Tablet + Keyboard.

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I will only game on desktop but the specs are outragous. Portable = smartphone

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AKnudson replied on Sat, Aug 25 2012 7:07 PM

Its portable because its self powered and cordless. It goes anywhere, does anything and does it well.

Desktops are fine, wonderful most times but you can't beat the utility of a gaming laptop. Love of gaming goes with you, keep it close to heart.

:D besides, you get bragging rights.

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eunoia replied on Sun, Aug 26 2012 12:21 AM

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...pending.

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CKr replied on Sun, Aug 26 2012 9:58 PM

I would love to see a GTX670M !

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DDK replied on Sun, Aug 26 2012 11:33 PM

Gaming Laptops or Gaming PCs ?? confused

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RRajan replied on Sun, Aug 26 2012 11:53 PM

I wish Laptops wouldn't get so hot and run of battery ... then I would definitely consider the laptops

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Gaming Laptops won't hit big unless they popularize swappable/upgradable mobile GPUs

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JOMA replied on Mon, Aug 27 2012 7:35 AM

If you travel a lot and need to game on the go this would be a great solution. I'd personally never buy a gaming laptop since I prefer a desktop but for people who need portability or don't have the space for a desktop, this is a good system.

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