MSI Gaming GS60 2QE(Ghost Pro)-232LU

MSI GS60 2QE-232LU

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    GS60 2QE-232LU

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    Intel Core i7-4720HQ (6M Cache, 2.60 GHz), 39.624 cm (15.6 ") Full HD (1920x1080) LED, 16GB DDR3L, 128GB SSD + 1000GB SATA HDD, Intel HD Graphics 4600 + NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 3GB GDDR5, Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.0, FHD Webcam, Windows 8.1 64-bit

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    MSI Gaming GS60 2QE(Ghost Pro)-232LU

    Insanely Powerful. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
    Discrete Graphics Card with GDDR5 3GB VRAM

    The NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970M Series brings extreme, next-generation graphics performance to serious gaming notebooks. As the first graphics solution to reach a score over 9,000 in 3DMark 11, the GeForce GTX 970M delivers extremely fast and fluid gameplay at the highest settings and resolutions in a lightweight and portable design.

    “SHIFT”

    The whole new feature “SHIFT” brings you total control over the system’s balance between performance and temperature. Switch between profiles “Sport,” “Comfort,” and “Green” to find the perfect balance between system performance and temperature. SHIFT is activated by the FN + F7 hotkey combo, or via the Dragon Gaming Center.

    Runs CPU and GPU at the highest frequency for maximum performance.

    Limits GPU frequency to level 1. Maintain GPU temperature at a maximum of 89°C.

    Disables Intel Turbo boost and limits GPU frequency to level 2. Control CPU and GPU temperatures at a maximum of 85°C.

    The Stunning Storage Speed

    The first Super RAID design—one notebook with two mSATA SSD RAID 0 (128GB or 256GB) units, is yet another world first courtesy of MSI. Two mSATA SSDs and one HDD can be installed in the same laptop without the need to expand the size of the laptop, increasing read, write, and saving speeds.

    Killer Double Shot Pro with Smart Teaming

    The Killer Double Shot Pro supports both Killer Gb LAN and WiFi 802.11ac dual band protocol and average latency improvement is 3.5 times than others who support 802.11ac as well. It also has Smart Teaming function which will be operated by Killer Network Manager to optimize the bandwidth usage combined with WiFi and Gb LAN at the same time.

    SOUND by DYNAUDIO

    To satisfy consumers desire to experience high quality sound effects, MSI partnered with top audio brand Dynaudio, which has a devoted aspiration for “Authentic Fidelity” to meet this demanding standard. It equips the MSI GAMING-Series gaming notebook with top-notch audio features, creating a realistic sound and immersive effects. Any high quality stereo source is transformed into true-to-life, multi-channel sound. No need to purchase extra speakers, wires or speaker stands to appreciate room-filling sound.

    AUDIO BOOST

    The MSI Audio Boost design enhances the output sound detail and sound stage by 30% more. The gold flash audio jack provides stable sound transmission (reduced obstruction) and works in conjunction with the optimized headsets AMP (Audio Power Amplifier) design, characterized by low noise and low distortion, to greatly enhance headphone performance and faithfully reproduce each acoustic detail.

    Sound Blaster Cinema 2
    Enhanced Wrap around Sound

    All MSI gaming laptops this year feature upgraded Sound Blaster Cinema 2 wrap around sound, making the already cutting-edge Sound By Dynaudio 2.1 channel sound system, even better with optimized software solutions in particular for wrap around sound, human voices, virtual bass, and low quality audio sources. Sound Blaster Cinema and MSI's superior sound system complement each other exceptionally well.

    CUSTOMIZE Your Game Style

    SteelSeries Engine is an app that transforms your keyboard in to a lethal gaming weapon. Here, you can customize each individual key, create different macros, manage keyboard lighting and customize the keyboard to your liking.

    Statistics to analyze and improve

    Whether you're playing an FPS or editing in Photoshop, being better and more efficient is something we want to help you achieve. Use the Statistics module to record your keyboard or mouse actions. Then review the peripheral heat map, which shows with both color and numbers the frequency of your key or button presses. You can then use this information to fine tune your macros as well as your key and mouse button assignments to optimize your tools to play (and work).

    The Real Deal:
    A Keyboard All Gamers Desire For

    Exclusive keyboard positioning and golden triangle layout offers a better gaming experience.

    Show Off or Just Make for Fun
    Best Live Streaming App Ever

    XSplit Gamecaster lets you easily record your gaming experience and broadcast it live to Twitch, YouTube, UStream and more.
    It’s simple, easy to use and ideal for sharing your gameplay with friends, family or the world - or for capturing those perfect gaming moments, just for the heck of it.

    Dual Fan Thermal Cooling System

    Stay stealthy and cool with the quiet yet efficient dual fan thermal cooling solution for optimal airflow. The automated cooler boost feature intelligently increases airflow during extreme gaming sessions to keep you cool in the heat of battle.

    Expand The Vision

    IMatrix display features MSI innovative design with 3 external screen display capabilities, allowing you to output to 3 displays simultaneously using HDMI 1.4, and mini Display-Port 1.2 port. Users can work with multi-task at same time.
    Handle the big screen with support of up to 3840 x 2160 resolutions to watch your movies or play your games in true HD when connected to an HDTV.

    World' 1st gaming notebook
    with Wide-viewing Angle display

    Experience better image quality, the Wide-view angle panel enhanced 20% more contrast level and 20% more brightness level than TN panel, with vivid colors and consistent brightness levels whether you’re looking at the screen from above, below, the front or the side.

    A Must-have Engine for Gaming

    The latest 4th generation quad core processor platform, representing superior performance over previous generations. The CPU performance has increased by 3%~7%, while the overall platform is 15% more powerful. Additionally, the GPU performance of 2D and 3D visuals, is even more noteworthy, with an average increase of over 30%. There have also been significant advances in user experience and battery life.

    Processor

    Motherboard chipset
    Intel HM87
    Processor socket
    BGA1364
    Processor cache
    6 MB
    System bus rate
    5 GT/s
    Processor threads
    8
    Processor cores
    4
    Processor boost frequency
    3.6 GHz
    Processor model
    i7-4720HQ
    Processor family
    Intel Core i7-4xxx
    Processor frequency
    2.6 GHz

    Memory

    Memory form factor
    SO-DIMM
    Maximum internal memory
    16 GB
    Memory slots
    2x SO-DIMM
    Memory clock speed
    1600 MHz
    Internal memory type
    DDR3L-SDRAM
    Internal memory
    16 GB

    Optical drive

    LightScribe
    N
    Optical drive type
    N

    Display

    Aspect ratio
    16:9
    Display surface
    Matt
    3D compatibility
    N
    Full HD
    Y
    LED backlight
    Y
    Touch sensitive screen
    N
    Display resolution
    1920 x 1080 pixels
    Display diagonal
    39.62 cm (15.6")

    Audio

    Built-in microphone
    Y
    Speaker power
    2W
    Speakers manufacturer
    Dynaudio
    Number of built-in speakers
    4
    Audio system
    Sound Blaster Cinema 2

    Ports & interfaces

    Mini DisplayPorts quantity
    1
    SmartCard slot
    N
    CardBus PCMCIA slot type
    N
    ExpressCard slot
    N
    DC-in jack
    Y
    Docking connector
    N
    S/PDIF out port
    N
    Microphone in
    Y
    Headphone outputs
    1
    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports
    1
    DVI port
    N
    HDMI version
    1.4b
    HDMI ports quantity
    1
    USB 3.0 ports quantity
    3

    Weight & dimensions

    Height
    1.99 cm
    Depth
    26.6 cm
    Width
    39 cm
    Weight
    1.9 kg

    Power

    AC adapter power
    150W

    Keyboard

    Keyboard backlit
    Y
    Numeric keypad
    Y
    Pointing device
    Touchpad

    Networking

    Bluetooth version
    4.0
    Ethernet LAN data rates
    10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
    Ethernet LAN
    Y
    Wi-Fi standards
    802.11ac
    Wi-Fi
    Y
    4G
    N
    3G
    N
    Bluetooth
    Y

    Storage

    Compatible memory cards
    SD, SDHC, SDXC
    Card reader integrated
    Y
    Solid-state drive capacity
    128 GB
    Number of SSDs installed
    1
    Hard drive speed
    7200 RPM
    Hard drive interface
    Serial ATA
    Hard drive capacity
    1000 GB
    Number of hard drives installed
    1
    Storage media
    HDD+SSD
    Total storage capacity
    1128 GB

    Packaging data

    AC adapter included
    Y

    Software

    Operating system architecture
    64-bit
    Operating system installed
    Windows 8.1

    Camera

    Video capturing speed
    30 fps
    Front camera resolution
    1920 x 1080 pixels
    Front camera
    Y

    Battery

    Battery capacity (Watt hours)
    52 Wh
    Battery capacity
    4840 mAh
    Number of battery cells
    6
    Battery technology
    Lithium Polymer (LiPo)

    Design

    Market positioning
    Gaming
    Form factor
    Clamshell
    Colour of product
    Black
    Product type
    Notebook

    Graphics

    Discrete graphics memory type
    GDDR5
    Discrete graphics adapter memory
    3072 MB
    Discrete graphics adapter model
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
    On-board graphics adapter model
    Intel HD Graphics 4600

    Processor special features

    Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
    Y
    Intel Virtualization Technology
    VT-d, VT-x
    Intel Turbo Boost Technology
    Y
    Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
    Y
    Intel visual technologies
    Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
    Intel Identity Protection Technology
    Y
    Intel Anti-Theft Technology
    Y
    Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
    Y

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