The black GT70 0ND-491US 17.3" Gaming Notebook Computer (Black) from MSI makes gaming on the go easy and convenient as this notebook computer sports a reduced form factor for increased portability. Don't be fooled by its size as this gaming notebook still packs a punch with an Intel Core i7-3630QM capable of running at speeds of 2.4GHz all the way up to 3.4GHz providing the necessary power for virtually any type of multimedia task. Multitasking is easy as the 16GB of DDR3 SDRAM provides the much needed memory capacity for not only gaming but everyday tasks.
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675MX found inside the GT70 Gaming Notebook provides dedicated graphics for double your gaming performance and extra long battery life with NVIDIA Optimus Technology. Charge ahead with up to 60% faster gaming than GeForce 660M. Take advantage of integrated gaming tech such as NVIDIA PhysX technology and NVIDIA 3D Vision for an enhanced gaming experience.
Storage is essential in any notebook computer, and this gaming notebook sports both a 750GB HDD and two 64GB SSDs. The 750GB HDD provides sufficient storage capacity for a variety of files from HD quality video to pictures and music. Alongside the 750GB HDD you can take advantage of dual 64GB SSDs providing memory for instant action and near nullified load times as well as read times of up to 900 MB/s.
Windows 8 is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles that update in real-time, which provide faster access to news, weather forecasts, sports scores, social network updates and more. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience.
Enhanced Graphics Support
Powered with an NVIDIA graphics card for a dramatic gaming experience, the GTX 675MX is a quality solution for your gaming needs. The NVIDIA 675MX achieves a better user experience by intelligently saving power with the NVIDIA Optimus Technology. Automatically switching between the NVIDIA discreet graphics card and the on-board video, this feature increases battery life for a more enjoyable experience.
Super RAID 0
Equipped with dual 64GB Gen3 mSATA SSD's in RAID 0, experience enhanced speeds for instant action and near nullified load times. This storage configuration increases read speeds to over 900 MB/s. With the additional capacity of the 750GB HDD you get the storage necessary for movies, videos, music, documents, etc.
Killer Gaming Network
Take advantage of improved accuracy and reliability with the built-in Killer E2200 networking solution. The Killer 2200 automatically classifies and prioritizes latency-sensitive application traffic for online games, live video and high-quality online audio for better control and fewer interruptions in your applications.
Intel Core i3
Able to perform multiple tasks with ease, the Core processor increases processing speeds of up to 20% while creating, writing, and editing any multimedia. Need higher resolution viewing power? The new processor outputs 1080p resolution and its multi-core processing power kicks up the overall GPU performance by 30-60%.
One-Touch Overclocking Capability
This MSI gaming notebook allows you to take advantage of one touch overclocking giving you that extra boost for increased data processing and maximum graphics rendering.
Steel Series Gaming Keyboard
This MSI G-Series notebook comes standard with the Steel Series gaming keyboard. Immediate response times and accurate handling of up to 10 simultaneous key hits, this keyboard enables you to take your gaming to the next level.
For high fidelity sound, the audio jacks have been coated in gold for maximum audio transfer. Working in sync with an audio amplifier, always have the upper hand as you can expect to hear every step and sound from your headset.
This MSI Gaming Series Screen is designed to cut down on the amount of light that reflects off the display, reducing eyestrain and sharpening the picture to provide a more enjoyable viewing experience.
The Redesigned Start Screen
Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a more tablet style design featuring tiles. These tiles are customizable to your liking as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen. If you prefer the traditional Start screen of Windows 7, you have the option to switch to it
To the Cloud
With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more
In the Windows Store you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it