AVADirect Now Offering Clevo M980NU Gaming Notebook

AVADirect.com is now offering what it is calling the “world’s most powerful gaming notebook.” The Clevo M980NU supports quad-core mobile processors, two GTX 280m video cards, up to 8GB of 1333 MHz DDR3 memory, and features a 1080P 18.4-inch screen. Read on for additional details and full specifications in the press release below.

AVADirect.com Starts Selling World's Most Powerful Gaming Notebook

AVADirect.com starts selling the Clevo M980NU Gaming Notebook, most powerful notebook for gamers

(MMD Newswire) July 24, 2009 -- AVADirect.com, a leading custom computer manufacturer, has announced that they are now selling the world's most powerful gaming notebook, the Clevo M980NU. AVADirect started taking pre-orders on the notebook as of mid-June and has begun receiving stock of the item and shipping to customers now.

"This is currently the fastest production notebook that you can buy. The M980NU has support for quad-core mobile processors, two GTX 280m video cards, up to 8GB of 1333 MHz DDR3 memory, and a large 1080P 18.4" screen. Compared to AVADirect.com's past powerhouse notebook, the D900F, which was a workstation notebook, the M980NU was designed for gamers. With the multi-color LED lighting, quick buttons for games, and touch-sensitive hot keys for control, this notebook is any notebook gamer's dream come true." as quoted by Misha Troshin, CMO and co-owner of AVADirect.

The full specifications of the AVADirect Clevo M980NU Gaming Notebook:


18.4" Full HD (1920x1080) TFT LCD with Super Clear Glossy surface


Intel® Core 2 Duo / Core 2 Quad / Core 2 Extreme Socket P processors support

Video Card

NVIDIA® GTX 280M 1GB single or 2GB Dual VGA / SLI configuration


up to 8 GB 1066/1333MHz DDR3 SDRAM Memory Supported

Hard Drive

Support up to 3 Hard Disk Drives with integrated SATA Raid 0,1 Controller

Video Ports

1x HDMI, 1x DVI Port, 1x VGA Port for external Monitors

Data Ports

3x USB 2.0 Ports, 1x IEEE 1394a Port, 1x eSATA Port, 1 RJ-45 LAN (Gigabit LAN)

Media Ports

1x Headphone Jack, 1x Microphone Jack, 1x Line-in Jack, 1x S/P DIF output Jack, 1 CIR for TV remote controller, 1x CATV input Jack function for TV Tuner


1x Express Card 34/54 Slot, 7-in-1 Card Reader (MMC/RSMMC/SD/Mini SD/MS/MS Pro/MS Duo), 2x MiniCard Slots for WLAN Module and TV Tuner


Built-in 10/100/1000MB Base-TX Ethernet LAN, Intel® Wi-Fi Link 5300AGN 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN, Bluetooth V2.1 module

Other Features

Built-in 3.0M Digital Video Camera, Multi color luminous front vent, rear vent, and top cover logo, 5 Built-in Speakers

Starting Price


Compared to other gaming notebooks with a single video card, two video cards in SLI mode will provide up to a 90% increase in framerates at the highest possible screen resolutions. SLI was designed to increase framerates at resolutions of 1600 x 1200 or greater. Large-screened notebooks with a single video card can struggle at their maximum resolution whereas this notebook has no trouble with current and upcoming game titles.

To configure the notebook and see more in depth information, please click the link for the M980NU Product Configuration page.