The MSI GX60 1AC-021US 15.6" Notebook Computer is a high-performance notebook, built with gaming and multimedia use in mind. The chassis features a bold design with a sleek black body kit. Audio is provided by THX TruStudio PRO technology.
This MSI gaming notebook features a 15.6" Full HD widescreen display. The screen has an antiglare finish so you'll be able to play in brightly lit conditions with ease. The Full HD 1920 x 1080 native resolution is provided by an AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics card with 2GB of discrete memory.
The system is powered by a quad-core 2.3GHz AMD Trinity A10 processor. It also has 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, a 750GB 7200rpm hard drive, a Blu-ray Disc player, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, an integrated webcam, microphone and speakers.
This MSI computer also features the Windows 8 (64-bit) operating system. With a redesigned Start screen, an emphasis on tiles that update in real-time and a plethora of apps available in the Windows Store, Windows 8 provides a unique user experience that differs from previous versions of Windows.
Quad-Core AMD Trinity A10 Performance
This MSI notebook houses an AMD Trinity A10 processor. Its quad cores can run at a stock speed of 2.3GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 3.2GHz, thanks to AMD Turbo Core technology. With 6MB of L2 cache and 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, you'll be able to multitask between applications as well as play PC games with ease
AMD Radeon HD 7970M Graphics
This MSI computer features an AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics card with 2GB of GDDR5 memory. Built with the advanced 28nm GCN architecture, the AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics card supports DirectX 11 for high-end gaming. It also supports AMD Eyefinity, the stereoscopic 3D feature that supports multiple independent display outputs. Please note that this MSI computer does not have a 3D display. You'll need to connect to one via the HDMI port
Full HD Anti-Reflective Display
The 15.6" display has an anti-reflective coating designed to cut down on the amount of light that reflects off it, reducing eyestrain and sharpening the picture to provide a more enjoyable viewing experience. The display also has a Full HD 1920 x 1080 native resolution so you can play 1080p HD content natively in deep black levels and vibrant color
There is no room for error when it comes to online competitive multiplayer, which is why you need fast Internet solutions in order to prevent lag spikes and high pings. This MSI notebook features a 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 jack for high-speed wired Internet access. If you want to go mobile, it also supports 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi so you can play wherever there is Wi-Fi
For crystal clear and high fidelity sound, the audio jacks have been coated with gold for maximum audio transfer. You can expect to hear every sound from your headset, no matter how subtle
MSI Turbo Drive Engine Technology
MSI's exclusive Turbo Drive Engine (TDE) technology allows for instant one-touch overclocking to give you that extra boost for faster response times and increased data processing
Steel Series Gaming Keyboard
Designed with the player in mind, the keyboard is specially made to increase the performance of the player. Accurately detecting up to 10 simultaneous keystroke actions for precise multitasking and micro-managing, you'll be prepared for any in-game situation
The New Start Screen
Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The new Start screen replaces the traditional Start menu with live 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
When signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your own Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to your services as well, 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