IMG 9730 thumb Fire up! MSIs 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!

IMG 9724 Fire up! MSIs mobile gaming monster   the GX600 Gaming Notebook

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 & CacheIntel® Core® 2 Duo Processors
Operating SystemWindows 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

Card Reader4 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