The laptop sports a 17.3-inch display, the Intel Core i7-2630QM quad-core processor, Nvidia GeForce GT 555M 1GB discrete video card, and a specially designed Steel-Series keyboard, optimized for gaming.
According to MSI, the keyboard is more durable than standard notebook keyboards and has the Windows key moved to the right in order to prevent accidental key hits during gaming. Also, the keyboard sports 30-color LED backlight with 5 different lighting modes.
MSI’s notebook has up to 16GB of DDR3 memory, dual hard drives for up to 1.5TB of storage, DVD burner or Blu-ray combo drive, and a full HD or 1600×900 screen resolution. Its speaker system with a subwoofer produces wrap around sounds with help of THX TruStudio Pro audio technology, while Turbo Drive Engine and Cooler Boost technologies are there for overclocking and better cooling.
Other features include 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, Gigabit Ethernet LAN, a 720p webcam, one USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0 ports, an eSATA connector, HDMI and VGA ports, and a multi-in-one card slot.
Design of the 8.6-pound MSI GX780 is inspired by super-cars and incorporates an aluminum alloy brushed metal finish.
The laptop runs Windows 7 OS.
It’s priced at around $1,500, depending on reseller.