Thursday, 7 February 2013

MSI GT70 Dragon Edition 17.3" Gaming Laptop Review

MSI GT70 Limited Dragon Edition Gaming laptop

MSI is globally famous for its GPU's and motherboards but slowly and slowly they are putting their feet in sector of mobile system seriously. MSI recently comes with gaming laptop which is getting lot of hype from gamers. Yeah I am talking about MSI GT70 Dragon Edition. They have given Dragon edition tag is due to its fast speed and hi-tech specs. 

MSI GT70 Dragon Edition Technical Specifications (Specs):-


MSI GT70 Specifications
Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixel resolution
Screen Size
17.3" Full HD anti-glare LCD panel in LED backlight
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8
3rd gen Intel Core i7-3630QM
Graphic Card
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M having GDDR5 4GB Virtual RAM
CPU Clock Cycle
2.4 GHZ can be clock cycled up to 3 GHZ
16 GB DDR3 1600 MHZ
Hard Disk
750 GB Western Digital Scorpio Black drive
Web Camera
720p resolution @ 30FPS
2x Sandisk mSATA 64GB SSDs in RAID0
LI-ION model, 7800mAh and 87Wh
3.9kg (including Battery)

These are the main technical specifications which we have discussed. Now let's jump on to its other features and overall apparel.

MSI GT70 Limited Dragon Edition Gaming laptop runing on Windows 8

CPU and GPU- The CPU of MSI GT70 is extremely powerful and has sufficient clock cycle of 2.4 GHz for gaming purpose. It has 4 cores featuring Intel Ivy Bridge Processor whereas it's GPU i.e. Nvidia GTX 680M has 960CUDA cores and a 256bit bus. GPU supports Directx 11, Nvidia Physx, Open GL, Blu-Ray acceleration etc. MSI has over clocked its GPU from 600MHz core to 666MHz core.

Screen, Camera, OS - MSI GT70 Dragon edition offers Matte Screen of 17.3-inch having 1920x1080 pixel resolutions. The camera quality is also great i.e. 720p which means it can play or record HD resolution video. The camera is sufficient for HD video calling, conferences etc.
MSI GT70 runs latest Microsoft operating system i.e. Windows 8. This will brings the gaming experience to another level. It is Multi-language OS.

RAM and Hard Disk- MSI GT70 Dragon edition has enough 4x4GB DDR3-1600 MHz RAM for playing intense and powerful game. The game will run smooth and you can perform multi-tasking with so much memory. 

The storage can be a bit more but nevertheless it has 750GB Western Digital Scorpio Black Hard disk drive. You can store sufficient movies, games, music, apps etc.

OTHER- The device has three USB 3.0 ports, one Card reader, HDMI 1.4 out, eSATA, VGA, KillerNIC based E2200 GBLAN port.

MSI GT70 Limited Dragon Edition 17.3-inch Gaming laptop

Some Other Important Features of MSI GT70  Dragon Edition

With MSI Turbo Drive Engine Technology, you can perform over clocking or can apply extra boost to your processor and GPU. This will increase data processing and will produce maximum graphics from your GPU.

The Sound quality is also excellent and dynamic. MSI has taken care of each and every low and high pitch of sound waves which will enrich your overall entertainment. You can feel that you are in real world while playing game. It has Realtek based 3.5mm audio connectors with gold finish. It will boosts notebook audio quality.

With Killer Double shot, the notebook offers double the network processing speed than traditional notebooks. Your online experience will jumps to another level as there will be no hindrance of network problem. It offers Killer 1202 Wireless Card.

MSI GT70 has rich color backlit keyboard. The key response and handling is excellent as it is required while playing games. So they have done enough work on this section also. The keyboard is fully programmable. 

Notebook has anti-reflection screen and can read or write blu-ray discs with ease. It has one HDMI 1.4 out.

BENCHMARK Graph of Different game with GTX 560M (1.5 GB)-

Benchmark of MSI GT70 Limited Dragon Edition

Price:- In Between $1,899 to $3,499.

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