MSI GT680R-008US Gaming Laptop: Price & Specs

MSI has certainly been mixing things up of late, we have seen them appearing at CES 2011 with laptops and tablet PCs, some of which may actually be competitors. The tablet we are talking about is the MSI WindPad and the laptop is a gaming one.

Engadget’s Sean Hollister has been reporting some of the laptops great specs and features, so let’s have a look. The laptop from MSi, it has the latest Intel Core i7-2630QM processor, 8GB of DDR3 RAM across two 4GB sticks, 1TB of HDD space spread across 2 500GB hard drives. It also has an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M graphics card. It has Wireless connectivity, Bluetooth, USB 3.0, a 15.6” at a resolution of 1920 x 1080 giving full 1080p HD. Read the full specs over at the

From the same page over at MSi you can also view some of its great features. One that caught the eye of OSM is the Turbo Drive Engine (TDE), according to the features page; this is the world’s number 1 turbo technology for increasing CPU or graphics frequency. This sounds pretty impressive and will welcome anyone who has already purchased one of these to get your feedback, positive or negative. You get all this for $1,649.99.

What do you think of the advancements made by MSi? Will you be getting one of these laptops? Let us know in the comments section below.