The GE60 0NC-498US 15.6" Notebook Computer from MSI 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, a laser film cover and red accents. Audio is provided by THX TruStudio PRO technology. With several different options, you'll be able to optimize your audio any way you want.
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 a dedicated nVIDIA GeForce GT 650M graphics card with 2GB of discrete memory.
The system is powered by a dual-core Ivy Bridge 2.6GHz Intel Core i5-3230M processor. It also has 8GB of DDR3 RAM, 750GB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, a 7-in-1 digital media card reader, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also quad speakers with THX TruStudio PRO technology. Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system.
Dual-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5 Performance
This MSI notebook has an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5-3230M processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 2.6GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 3.2GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With Intel Hyper-Threading technology, 3MB of L3 cache and 8GB of DDR3 RAM, you'll be able to multitask between applications and games efficiently
nVIDIA GeForce GT 650M Graphics
Built for a visually stunning gaming experience, the nVIDIA GeForce GT 650M graphics card arms you with industry-leading technologies including eye-popping nVIDIA 3D Vision, dynamic PhysX effects, high performance nVIDIA Verde drivers, and more. Based on DirectX 11 technology, tessellation can dynamically extend new triangles and textures for making images more detailed. The GT 650M provides a longer user experience by intelligently saving power with the nVIDIA Optimus technology. With the ability to automatically switch between the nVIDIA discrete graphics and integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000, the GT 650M allows this MSI notebook to prolong battery life for a longer gaming experience
THX TruStudio PRO
Deliver the fullest audio experience for music, movies and games while remaining true to the source and intention of the artists who created it. You'll have 5 different scenarios to enhance audio effects. Surround allows you to control the level of audio immersion. Crystallizer enhances music and movies to make them sound livelier. Speaker enhances sound quality and bass for a better listening experience. Dialog Plus makes voices in movies clearer. SmartVolume adjusts the loudness in balance of audio playback automatically
Full HD Anti-Reflective Display
The 15.6" display has an anti-reflective (antiglare) screen 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 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. Working in sync with an audio amplifier, always have the upper hand as you can expect to hear every step and sound form your headset
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