The Asus G73SW-A1 gaming notebook with the latest Intel quad-core processor is now in stock at Excaliber PC, while the 3D version of the same laptop – the G73SW-3DE – is available for pre-order.
The G73SW-A1 and -3DE feature the Intel Core i7-2630QM CPU, Nvidia GeForce GTX 460M 1.5GB video card, 8GB of RAM, dual 500GB hybrid HDD/SSD drives for 1TB of storage, Blu-ray combo drive, full HD screen with LED backlight, Windows 7 Home Premium OS, “one-click” overclocking functionality, and a F117 stealth bomber-inspired design with a rubberized matte finish.
Asustek’s 8-pound gaming machine sports an 8-cell battery, built-in stereo speakers and a subwoofer, TNX TruStudio audio technology, backlight keyboard, a 2MP web camera with mic, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Gigabit LAN, three USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0 port, HDMI and VGA outputs, and an 8-in-1 media card reader.
The 3D edition has a 120Hz 3D-capable screen and includes 3D Vision glasses.
The Asus G73SW-A1 and G73SW-3D both come with a gaming mouse and backpack and are priced at $1,849 and $1,939, respectively.
Update: You can also buy the G73SW-A1 at Amazon for $1,793.53.