|   by Josh Grant

The MSI GT783 offers a 17.3-inch display, an Intel Core i7-2670QM quad-core processor and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580M 2GB GDDR5 graphics card.

  • 17.3-inch FHD matte display, 16:9 aspect ratio with LED backlighting (1920×1080 resolution)
  • Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • Intel Core i7-2670QM quad-core processor (2.2GHz, 3.1GHz max Turbo Boost, 45W TDP, 6M cache)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580M 2GB GDDR5 graphics card
  • 16GB DDR3-1333MHz dual-channel RAM (4x4GB)
  • 128GB SSD boot drive (Transcend TS128gssd25s-m)
  • 750GB 7200rpm Western Digital Scorpio Black hard drive for additional storage (WD7500BPKT)
  • DVD SuperMulti optical drive
  • Intel Centrino Wireless-N 130 802.11 b/g/n network adapter
  • Gigabit Ethernet LAN
  • Bluetooth 2.1
  • 720p webcam
  • 9-cell Li-ion battery (7800mAh, 87Wh, 150W power supply)
  • Weight: 8.6 lbs w/ 9-cell battery
  • Dimensions: 16.85 x 11.34 x 2.17 inches (WxDxH)
  • 2-year US parts and labor w/ lifetime tech support and 1-year accidental damage warranty

  • Pros

    • Amazing performance
    • Stunning design
    • Solid build
    • Brilliant FHD display
    • Stays extremely cool
  • Cons

    • Pricey for all the best features and hardware
    • Can get loud when exerted
    • Finish collects dust/grime easily

Quick Take

The MSI GT783 is a top notch gaming notebook with only a few flaws - none of which should deter a serious gamer who is willing to pay for exceptional notebook performance.

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