MSI Announces the New GT783 Gaming Notebook Featuring the Highly Anticipated

Lastest Updated: Wed, 04 Jan 2012

Providing gamers with an unprecedented gaming experience like no other, the GT783 comes standard
with NVIDIA's top-of-the-line graphics and the Intel Core i7-2670QM quad core processor.

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA – January 04, 2012 – MSI Computer Corp., a worldwide leading manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, is pleased to unleash the GT783 and GT783R, two mobile gaming powerhouse laptops featuring the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580M graphics processing unit (GPU) and Blu-ray burner. The new notebooks are designed with cutting edge technology for gamers that have been thirsting for gaming ecstasy.

Engineered to provide serious gamers with the ultimate power, the new GT783 series combines vibrant graphics from one of the most high-end NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics processors, along with the second-generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor, creating battle-ready notebooks that are poised to dominate the gaming market.

"Gamers will revel in the GT783's arsenal of advanced gaming technology combined with a sleek, innovative exterior. Packing the NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 580M, both GT783 models offer unrivaled visuals and FPS performance providing gamers with an ultra realistic gaming experience unlike anything else available on the market." said Andy Tung, Vice President of Sales, MSI USA.

The GT783 Limited Edition and GT783R comes jam-packed with impressive specs, including 4 DDR3 memory slots allowing the hardcore user to upgrade the memory to an incredible total of 32GB. Each model comes with its own unique storage configuration to meet the needs of any gamer. The GT783R comes packed with a dual HDD set up in RAID 0 for accelerated and enhanced performance. Offering a hybrid storage configuration, the GT783 Limited Edition combines an SSD hard drive with an HDD to instantly increase hard drive read speeds by 70%, more than enough to meet the needs of battle scenes and other complex graphics.

Similar to the G Series family, both GT783 and GT783R models also come loaded with impressive MSI gaming technology, including the following:

  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580M: Latest generation GPU improves overall performance for an intense gaming experience.
  • MSI's Exclusive Turbo Drive Engine (TDE) Technology: Easily overclock GPU with TDE, providing a 3-5% boost in graphics performance to accelerate video decoding and add extra excitement to your gaming.
  • SteelSeries Full Color Backlit Keyboard: Designed for immediate response and supporting simultaneous keystrokes, dominate with precision and control.
  • MSI Cooler Boost Technology: Powerful cool down system instantly increases airflow to rapidly reduce system temp to enhance stability.
  • Dynaudio Speakers with THX Surround Sound:Professional quality speakers with built-in sub-woofer to accurately reproduce THX's surround sound experience.
The new gaming notebook will be available starting the week of January 3, 2012. The GT783 Limited Edition comes bundled with a Battlefield 3 and SteelSeries gaming set, including the popular Battlefield 3 game, an MSI gaming backpack, SteelSeries Siberia V2 gaming headset, the MSI SteelSeries Kinzu optical gaming mouse, and the MSI SteelSeries mouse pad.

The GT783 and GT783R, which start at MSRP $2,499 and $2,299.99 respectively, are available in e-tail stores including and For more information including a complete list of specs, please visit

GT783 Full Specification Below:

Model Number GT783-625US Limited Edition GT783R-658US
Operation System Windows® 7 Premium Windows® 7 Premium
CPU Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM Processor Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM Processor
Graphic NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580M discrete graphics (DDR5 2.0GB VRAM) NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 580M discrete graphics (DDR5 2.0GB VRAM)
LCD Size 17.3" Full HD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Reflective 17.3" Full HD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Reflective
Ratio 16:09 16:09
Memory 16GB DDR3 system memory 12GB DDR3 system memory
Storage HDD 128GB SSD + 750GB HDD (7200rpm) 1.5TB HDD (750GB x 2, 7200rpm)
Optical Drive Blu-ray Disc Burner Blu-ray Disc Burner
Communication LAN Gigabit Ethernet LAN Gigabit Ethernet LAN
Wireless 802.11b/g/n 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth YES YES
I/O Card Reader 7 IN 1
7 IN 1
Display Output Pot Express card/ D-Sub (VGA)/ HDMI-out Express card/ D-Sub (VGA)/ HDMI-out
E-SATA 1 1
USB USB 2.0 x 3
USB 3.0 x 2
USB 2.0 x 3
USB 3.0 x 2
Audio Mic-in/ Headphone out Mic-in/ Headphone out
Dynaudio Speaker + Subwoofer Dynaudio Speaker + Subwoofer
Webcam 720p HD Webcam 720p HD Webcam
Battery 9 Cell 9 Cell
Unit Dimension 16.85" (L) x 11.34" (W) x 2.17" (H) 16.85" (L) x 11.34" (W) x 2.17" (H)
Unit Weight 8.6 lbs 8.6 lbs
Warranty 2 Year Limited (Include 1 Year Global) 2 Year Limited (Include 1 Year Global)

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