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MSI announces two new G series notebooks for gaming
Press release, July 30; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Friday 30 July 2010]

Micro-Star International (MSI) has announced two new notebooks, the GX660 and GX660R, the latest G series notebooks for the gaming market.

Both models are equipped with AMD's latest ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 discrete graphics card with 1GB GDDR5 VRAM and a sound engine from Dynaudio. The GX660R will also feature RAID hard drive configurations.

In addition to graphics, sound and storage, the notebooks also boast Intel's latest Core i7 processor with MSI's exclusive TDE technology to throttle up system performance with the press of a button, Cooler Boost technology to boost fan RPM for better heat dissipation, and ECO technology to provide a powerful, silent, and extended computing experience.

MSI GX660 notebook specifications




Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit


Intel Core i7 processor


Intel PM55


ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 with 1G GDDR5 VRAM


Two 500GB SATA


DDR3 1066/1333 MHz with three SODIMM slots


15.6-inch HD / Full HD LED backlight display

Dimension (LxWxH)

396mm x 269 mm x 55 mm



Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, July 2010

MSI GX660 notebook

MSI GX660 notebook
Photo: Company

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