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MSI Introduces GX660R and GX660 Gaming Notebooks


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MSI’s unparalleled team of designers has once again done its magic, creating the GX660 and GX660R, the latest G series laptop computers destined to cause serious salivation among gamers. Under the hood, both are fitted with top end ATi Mobility Radeon HD 5870 discrete graphics card (with 1GB GDDR5 VRAM) and the ultimate in sound from Dynaudio. The GX660R also comes with RAID 0 architecture, doubling capacity to 1TB, while doubling read speed. The powerful performance and unmatched multimedia specs will knock your socks off.

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Very nice, bet it's at least $2,500. rofl


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Been waiting to get a gaming lappy. If this one's got a good price tag. I'm all out for it :D
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i'am starting to show more love for gaming laptops! Sold two my desktops to buy my ASUS ROG. Really happy with mine!:rockout:

I love that this new MSI has USB 3.0 ports! I wish i had them too!
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Im guessing around 2.5-3 G's
Ouch it would be cheaper than that. The G73JH-A2 is only $1700 on Amazon and spec wise its the same.

The G73 also doesn't look like a Christmas tree.
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not 5GB per second, it is 5Gb per second