MSI announces the GX60 Gaming Notebook

MSI GX60 Gaming Notebook

MSI and AMD worked together to come up with a new gaming Notebook that is being called the MSI GX60. There isn’t a release date or price just yet, but we do know a lot of the specs and they’re pretty impressive.

The MSI GX60 is a 15.6″ Notebook with a full HD (1920×1080) non-glare display. Processing power is provided by a AMD A10 4600M Quad Core CPU, and a AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics card with 2GB of VRAM. For memory, the GX60 supports up to 16GB worth of DDR3 1600MHz RAM. If that’s not enough, you’ll also get a 128GB Super RAID for storage. Other specs include a HDMI port, 3 x USB 3.0 and 1 x USB 2.0 ports, Bluetooth 4.0, a Blu-ray writer and a 103 key Steel Series Keyboard.

We’ll keep you updated on pricing and availability once we learn more. For now, you can get more details after the break.

AMD has been leading graphics innovation with the AMD Radeon™ series of GPUs.  Lately, we have been advancing  state of the art of graphics technology with the AMD Radeon™ HD 7000M Series of notebook GPUs by providing uncompromising performance, immersive features, and intelligent battery life.

Today MSI has partnered with AMD to launch a great new gaming notebook based on the HD 7000M Series of mobile graphics  for incredible gaming at an affordable price.

The MSI GX60 is equipped with an AMD A10 4600M Quad Core CPU, and the AMD Radeon™ HD 7970M GPU. The latter features the award-winning GCN Architecture for superior DirectX® 11 gaming and tremendous compute performance.  In addition to this awesome core hardware, MSI has also installed a ton of features & technologies in the GX60 to create a perfect platform for gamers.
Key MSI GX60 Features:

  • Full HD (1920×1080) non-glare display
  • Steel Series Keyboard for improved durability and response
  • Killer™ Gaming LAN for fast, low-latency gaming and downloading
  • Audio Boost for high-fidelity gaming on headsets

Key AMD technologies:

  • Graphics Core Next  –  A 28nm/DirectX® 11-ready graphics architecture
  • AMD App Acceleration – Uses the GPU to accelerate everyday applications like browsers, video editors, and  enhance image quality & video playback
  • AMD Eyefinity Technology – Game on up to 3 displays with VGA, HDMI and mDP
  • AMD Enduro technology – Get great graphics performance & extended battery life

The MSI GX60 is perfectly suited for high-resolution gaming, and can double up as a great option for 3D rendering or video editing, at home on the move.  If you are a gamer wanting a new, high-end desktop replacement with few compromises, then the MSI GX60  is one of the best-designed machines on the market.