MSI GT680R-008US Sandy Bridge Gaming Notebook Unveiled; Costs $1649.99

January 27, 2011, By Alexandru Ion

This might be the machine for you, if you are a game lover who is looking for a device that features Intel’s Sandy Bridge platform. The MSI GT680R-008US is a gaming notebook, and it is coming with a price tag of $1649.99.

MSI GT680R 008US Sandy Bridge Gaming Notebook Unveiled; Costs $1649.99

The new gaming laptop, which runs the Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit operating system, comes equipped with an Intel Core i7-2630QM CPU.

The machine comes with 8GB of RAM and a total of 1TB of storage. That storage comes via a pair of 500GB 7200 rpm HDDs. The device also features NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M with 1.5GB of DDR5 RAM.

Other features include 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth, THX TruStudio Pro (for excellent surround sound effect), Dynaudio Premium sound speakers, accelerated CPU performance with MSI TDE technology, MSI Cooler Boost technology, USB 3.0 for high speed data transfer, built-in 720p HD webcam, and HDMI output.

The MSI GT680R-008US should be shipping right now at different online retailers and directly from the company.

If you want to know more about the new device, you can head to the MSI website. Check it out here.

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