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Fire up! MSI’s mobile gaming monster – the GX600 Gaming Notebook

With a piano black finish and fiery red tribal designs emblazoned on the hood, the MSI GX600 laptop looks roaring to take the lead amongst current generation gaming laptops. VR-Zone finds out about this lean, mean gaming machine!

Today we have with us for the first time in a long time, an MSI laptop! Dubbed the TurboBook, the GX600 has it’s work cut out for it – to impress and entice exisiting mobile gamers! Arriving in a box clad in red and black tones, the GX600 does radiate the feeling of a classy "Gamer" laptop from first impression.

Here are the specifications for this mobile powerhouse :


Processor & Cache Intel® Core® 2 Duo Processors
Operating System Windows Vista® Home Premium

Intel® PM965 Express Chipset

System Memory

1GB/2GB (DDR2 533/667) ,Max:2 GB

LCD Display

15.4" TFT ACV(Amazing Crystal Vision) Display

Graphics & Video Module

NVIDIA Geforce 8600M GT, 512MB VRAM


SoundBlaster compatible, 4+1 subwoofer


80GB/100G/120GB/160GB/250GB SATA (5400RPM)

Optical Drive

DVD Super Multi/ Combo / HD-DVD

Webcam 1.3Megapixel
Card Reader 4 in 1 card reader , SD/MMC/MS
Communication Port

Built-in Gigabit Ethernet LAN and Modem Module
Built-in 802.11n WLAN Card / Bluetooth Supported (Bluetooth is optional)

I/O Port

Graphics Card Output (15-pin, D-Sub) X 1
USB2.0 Port X 3
Mic-in Port X 1/Headphone Output X 1
Modem Port X 1
LAN Port X 1
IEEE1394 X 1

AC Adapter

Output: 19V DC, 90W / Input: 100~ 240V AC, 50/60Hz universal

Battery Pack & Life

Li-Ion 6/9 cells

Dimensions & Weight

358(L)x259(D) x27-32(H)mm

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