MSI Computer GX60

  |   by NotebookReview Staff

The MSI GX60 is a 15.6-inch gaming notebook loaded with an AMD A-series processor and high-performance Radeon HD 7970M graphics. As of early 2013 this really is the best bargain for a gaming notebook given a retail price of $1,200.

  • 15.6-inch glossy LED FHD anti-glare display (1920×1080)
  • Windows 7 (Windows 8 configuration also available)
  • AMD A10-4600M quad-core processor (2.3GHz base clock/3.2GHz max clock, 35W TDP)
  • AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics (2GB GDDR5)
  • 8GB DDR3-1600 RAM (4GB x 2)
  • 750GB 7200RPM hard drive + 128GB SSD
  • 10/100/1000 Killer E2200 series
  • 802.11b/g/n wireless network adapter
  • Bluetooth V4.0
  • Integrated 720p webcam
  • Blu-ray drive
  • 9-cell Li-ion battery (11.1V, 7800mAh, 87Wh)
  • Weight: 7.7 lbs.
  • Dimensions: 15.6 x 10.5 x 2.2 inches (395 x 267 x 55mm)

  • Pros

    • Non-glare 1080p display
    • Powerful graphics with Eyefinity support
    • Fast, high-capacity storage (SSD + HDD)
  • Cons

    • Mushy keyboard
    • No keyboard backlight (on this configuration)
    • Processor might be a bottleneck for some games

Quick Take

The MSI GX60 is an extremely powerful gaming notebook at a very affordable price.

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