MSI GT70 Ivy Bridge Gaming Notebook Giveawayby Anand Lal Shimpi on May 24, 2012 11:59 PM EST
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Congrats to lebarle who won the MSI Z77A-GD65 from our last giveaway. As I hinted at last time however, if you didn't win or aren't in need of a new motherboard, MSI had something special planned for us: a quad-core Ivy Bridge notebook to give away.
It's the MSI GT70, a 17.3-inch 1080p gaming notebook with a Core i7-3610QM CPU (quad-core Ivy Bridge, 2.3GHz base clock, 3.3GHz max turbo). The system comes with an insane amount of memory - 12GB of DDR3-1600. There's a 750GB 7200RPM internal hard drive with more than enough space for all of your games. As a gaming notebook, it's no surprise that MSI outfitted the GT70 with a GeForce GTX 670M (40nm GF110 based design) and 3GB of GDDR5. By all accounts this should be one powerful gaming notebook. The full specs are below:
|MSI System Specs|
|MSI GT70 0NC|
|CPU||Intel Core i7-3610QM|
|GPU||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M|
|GPU Memory||3GB GDDR5|
|Audio||THX TruStudio PRO, Dynaudio Premium Speakers w/ Subwoofer|
|Storage||750GB 7200RPM SATA HDD|
|Optical Drive||DVD Super Multi Drive|
|Wireless||Bluetooth + 802.11b/g/n WiFi|
|Card Reader||7-in-1 Card Reader|
|Webcam||720p HD Webcam|
|USB||3 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0|
|Video Port||VGA x 1, HDMI 1.4 x 1|
|Audio Port||Mic in, headphone out|
|Dimensions||16.85" x 11.34" x 2.17", 8.6 lbs|
|Warranty||2 Years Limited Warranty|
|OS||Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit|
To enter the contest simply respond to this post with comment telling MSI how you'd use this notebook if you won.
Now the rules. This contest is only available to US residents in one of the 50 states. Secondly, you are only allowed to enter once.
Entries will be accepted from 11:59 PM ET on May 24, 2012 through 12:01 AM ET on May 31, 2012. Winners will be selected by June 2, 2012.
Good luck everyone :)
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racerx_is_alive - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkto keep myself from having to use my other old crummy laptop. And play games.
Ben90 - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkLol, its faster than my main computer. Definitely wouldn't mind.
sb2k57 - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkDitto.I still am using a S775 system lol.Will definitely put this to good use.
SpacedCadet - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkThis would enable me to Play games away from my Desktop for the first time. It would provide something to do with those hotel room hours.
thetesh - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkI would use this epic system to crush my enemies online and punish them for their insolence. The fools will cower as I hunt them down and bring upon them a reckoning of biblical proportions.
Then as I crush my competitors souls with overpowering might, i'll cackle maniacally as I celebrate my victory, not only for defeating them, but for also winning this excellent MSI laptop.
CloudFire - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkI'd use this laptop for the exact same reasons! It is not enough that I succeed, others should fail! Muahaha.
One great laptop though.
Thompsonren - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkThis is a great laptop.I would use this for gamin.
brandonicus - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkDiablo 3 on the go!
apalmer62 - Friday, May 25, 2012 - linkAbsolutely! Diablo 3 on the go!!!
celivi - Saturday, May 26, 2012 - linkI would love to play the same on the Go!!