MSI GT70 review

Impressive performance let down by nasty design

By  from What Laptop Issue 165
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
750 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
NVIDIA, Intel
Graphics Controller Model
GeForce GTX 670M, HD 4000
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
Blu-ray Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Dedicated, Shared
Solid State Drive Capacity
128 GB
eSATA
Yes
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
GT70 0NC
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Keyboard Backlight
Yes
Processor Model
i7-3610QM
Colour
Brush Aluminum Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
MSI
Processor Speed
2.30 GHz
Processor Type
Core i7
Screen Size
43.9 cm (17.3")
Number of Cells
9-cell
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080
Standard Memory
16 GB
Weight (Approximate)
3.90 kg
Cache
6 MB
Processor Core
Quad-core (4 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
HM77 Express
Number of Total Memory Slots
4
Optical Media Supported
BD-R/RE
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 3 GB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 4.0
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
5
Memory Standard
DDR3-1600/PC3-12800
Height
55.1 mm
Width
428 mm
Depth
290.3 mm
Screen Mode
Full HD
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
GT70 0NC
Manufacturer
Micro-Star International Co., Ltd
Product Model
GT70 0NC-011US
Product Name
GT70 0NC-011US Notebook
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
9S7-176212-011
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.msicomputer.com
Marketing Information

Priority Online Gaming-Lead the Way

The GT70 represent the first time that MSI has incorporated Big foot Gaming LAN (Killer Gaming Networking)- Killer E2200 Intelligent Networking into its notebooks, endowing them awesome online speeds. The Advanced Game Detect technology recognizes online game data packs and processes them first, accelerating them in the process. The best weapon against stuttering characters, freeze-ups, and lagging, it vastly improves the prowess of online gamers. Now, whether FPS or MMO gaming is your cup of tea, you'll have that extra edge you need to be victorious.

Game data will be defined as 1st priority and accelerate the package delivering

Audio boost design for greatly enhance headphone performance and faithfully reproduce each acoustic detail

The MSI Audio Boost design enhances sound output by 30%. The gold flash audio jack provides stable sound transmission (reduced obstruction) and works in conjunction with the optimized AMP (Audio Power Amplifier) design, characterized by low noise and low distortion, to greatly enhance headphone performance and faithfully reproduce each acoustic detail.

Detail is everything! Hear any sound in game! Response faster!!

Maximum Memory
32 GB
Limited Warranty
2 Year
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