MSI announces GT680 Gaming Laptop (CES 2011)

Finally (and official) specifications of MSI’s GT680 Gaming Laptop are out. It’s a 15.6″ laptop that has a full-HD (1980×1080) LED-backlit display.

To drive that display, MSI is using a GeForce GTX 460M graphics processor (GPU) with 1.5GB of video memory. On the raw processing side, there’s a new Core i7, and up to 16GB of RAM can be added to the laptop. To make game load faster, the MSI GT680 is equipped with a 120GB SSD along with up to two conventional hard drives in a RAID 0 setup (to aggregate the speed of the mechanical drives).

Full Specification:
  • 15.6″ 1920×1080 LED backlight display with webcam
  • 2nd Gen. Intel Quad Core Processor
  • Up to 16GB of RAM
  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 460M GDDR5 1.5GB
  • 1x HDMI, 1x VGA (output)
  • 120GB SSD + 500GB HDD/640GB/1TB RAID 0
  • Blu-ray / DVD Super Multi
  • 2x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0
  • 1x eSATA
  • 1x ExpressCard/54
  • SD(HC/XC)/MMC/MS(Pro)/xD
  • 2.1ch speakers Sound by Dynadio THX TruStudio Pro
  • 802.11 b/g/n WLAN + Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
  • 1x Gigabit LAN
  • 9-Cell Li-Ion Battery
  • 15.5″ x 10.5″ x 2.16, 7.7 lbs(w/Battery)