MSI GT70 Ivy Bridge Gaming Notebook Giveawayby Anand Lal Shimpi on May 24, 2012 11:59 PM EST
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Congrats to lebarle who won the MSI Z77A-GD65 from our last giveaway. As I hinted at last time however, if you didn't win or aren't in need of a new motherboard, MSI had something special planned for us: a quad-core Ivy Bridge notebook to give away.
It's the MSI GT70, a 17.3-inch 1080p gaming notebook with a Core i7-3610QM CPU (quad-core Ivy Bridge, 2.3GHz base clock, 3.3GHz max turbo). The system comes with an insane amount of memory - 12GB of DDR3-1600. There's a 750GB 7200RPM internal hard drive with more than enough space for all of your games. As a gaming notebook, it's no surprise that MSI outfitted the GT70 with a GeForce GTX 670M (40nm GF110 based design) and 3GB of GDDR5. By all accounts this should be one powerful gaming notebook. The full specs are below:
|MSI System Specs|
|MSI GT70 0NC|
|CPU||Intel Core i7-3610QM|
|GPU||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M|
|GPU Memory||3GB GDDR5|
|Audio||THX TruStudio PRO, Dynaudio Premium Speakers w/ Subwoofer|
|Storage||750GB 7200RPM SATA HDD|
|Optical Drive||DVD Super Multi Drive|
|Wireless||Bluetooth + 802.11b/g/n WiFi|
|Card Reader||7-in-1 Card Reader|
|Webcam||720p HD Webcam|
|USB||3 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0|
|Video Port||VGA x 1, HDMI 1.4 x 1|
|Audio Port||Mic in, headphone out|
|Dimensions||16.85" x 11.34" x 2.17", 8.6 lbs|
|Warranty||2 Years Limited Warranty|
|OS||Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit|
To enter the contest simply respond to this post with comment telling MSI how you'd use this notebook if you won.
Now the rules. This contest is only available to US residents in one of the 50 states. Secondly, you are only allowed to enter once.
Entries will be accepted from 11:59 PM ET on May 24, 2012 through 12:01 AM ET on May 31, 2012. Winners will be selected by June 2, 2012.
Good luck everyone :)
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ciahul - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkSame here.Would play games & some video watching on this if i won.
satoruu - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkI would use this laptop for playing music, movies and games! I haven't tried any game in ages...
Yurt60 - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkFor Playing Games , Full HD Movies & Music on those pretty DynAudio Speakers.
Hernandezy - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkGreat laptop.I would use it to it's fullest.Thanks!!
Lopezkir - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkSimilar reasons.Though i have played some games but due to the low-end hardware in my PC , i had to turn the resolution down.If i win , i will be able to enjoy latest games in full Hd. :)
Suntastic131 - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkWould be using this for gaming & listening to Music.
Bryanfuyi - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkGaming!!!!!!!!
luke01215 - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkI would use this computer to play the newest games possible. It would also act as my computer that I take to school and everywhere I go.
Confusador - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkSeriously, the specs on this are ridiculous for a laptop! Not that I'd mind, my laptop just died, so replacing it and displacing my desktop as my primary computer at the same time would not be unwelcome.
angelguy - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkThe specs are way beyond amazing compared to a laptop this valued.Hats off MSI!I would be replacing my Pentium D machine with this if i get the chance but will i ? That's the question in my mind.