MSI GT70 Dragon Edition gaming notebook

MSI's gaming notebook may have a Dragon pattern on its lid and palm rest, but it's not quite an epic fire-breathing beast

  • Expert Rating

    3.50 / 5
  • Price

    $ 2,999.00 (AUD)

Specifications:

Display
Screen resolution
1920x1080
Screen size
17.3in
General
Colour
Red, Black
Graphics card
Graphics card
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675MX
Graphics memory
4GB
Discrete graphics card?
Yes
Secondary graphics card?
Yes
Memory
RAM
16GB
Optical drive
Optical media supported
Blu-ray (BD), CD, DVD
DVD drive type
Read and write
Blu-ray burning speed
Read and write
Power
Battery type
Rechargeable
Removable battery
Yes
Power supply
AC, Battery
Battery life (as tested)
176min
Processor
CPU type
Intel 3rd gen Core i7
Processor speed
2.4GHz
Processor type
Intel Core i7-3630QM
Size and weight
Weight
3.8kg
Height
55mm
Width
428mm
Depth
288mm
Software
Operating system
Windows 8
Storage
Drive speed
7200rpm
Hard drive interface
SATA II
Hard drive type
Hybrid hard drive
Internal storage
990GB
Solid-state drive?
Yes
Supported memory media
SD
Wired connections
Number of USB 2.0 ports
5
Number of USB 3.0 ports:
3
Wired Terminals / Ports
3.5mm headphone jack, eSATA, Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI, Line in, Microphone, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, VGA (D-sub)
Wireless connections
Bluetooth
Yes
Wi-Fi (wireless networking)
Yes
Wireless technology supported
Bluetooth, Wireless 802.11a, Wireless 802.11b, Wireless 802.11g, Wireless 802.11n
*Specifications are subject to change without notice. While every attempt has been made by IDG Communications in the production of these specifications, possible errors or omissions may still occur. IDG Communications neither assumes legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any product specifications supplied.

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