At the recent CeBIT 2012 , MSI has won several major awards with its gaming laptops, including the Best Choice Award, Media’s Choice Award and the Buyer’s Choice Award, achieved thanks to the high quality and the power of its solutions. However, the Taiwanese giant is not resting on its laurels here and then get a refresh for their portable gaming. The models MSI GE60 and GE70 in fact have been renovated with a new hardware platform can improve performance significantly and at the same time have been preserved other features already present, which formed many strong points.
Then we find the beautiful body in aluminum alloy from StarFighter black color, enhanced by inserts illuminated by red LEDs and taut lines and sharp, aggressive yet elegant at the same time. The two models differ then the screen diagonal, equal to 15.6 inches for the MSI version GE60 and 17.3 inches for the MSI GE70, both with full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Instead the same hardware platform that sees both notebook adoption of the new Quad-Core Intel Ivy Bridge Core i7 processor, combined with a maximum of 1600 MHz DDR3 RAM memory of 16 GB.
Upgrade for the storage compartment that now sees the entry of solid-state drives with capacities up to 128 GB alongside a classic 750 GB hard drive, so you have at the same time capacity and high performance operating system, programs and video games. Among other features are then the presence of an optical drive type DVD Super Multi / Blu-ray combo drive, a remarkable audio system with four speakers with surround sound support and technology THX TruStudio Pro audio boost and MSI, doors USB 3.0, HDMI digital video output, multi-format memory card reader, webcam with HD video capture capability at 720p and 30 FPS and modules WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 and Gigabit Ethernet LAN chip Killer Gaming Network. The latter in particular is very interesting in that it is equipped with its own processor that downloads to the system from the management of the connection and also allows to bypass the stack Windows for a faster handling of data packets, allowing overall better performance. Last but not least even when the keyboard is once again developed by SteelSeries, a brand well known among gamers because of the quality of its gaming peripherals. At the moment there is no official information regarding the availability date or price of MSI GE60 and GE70.