The GT70 may not be an exception to this rule, but at least it’s not an egregious offender. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. The keyboard, trackpad, chassis and speakers all bleed quality, sidestepping so many of the common sins that PC makers commit. Threads relating to support will be closed with discussion continuing in your ticket at the SteelSeries Support Center. Sure, last year’s Qosmio X packed quite a punch, but its own next-generation successor isn’t due for another couple of months. If you have an urgent matter, please open a help desk ticket!

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The fields of Tamriel’s frozen north were certainly playable, but we had to scale back a few settings to keep our modern soldier on the front lines. While the GT70 wraps itself around the latest technologies, its build impressed us most.

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MSI GT70 gaming laptop review

Up front, the machine flaunts a single row of indicator lights: Sure, good stereo still won’t replace a proper surround sound pair of gaming cans, but it’s a boon for lazy headset-free gaming.

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Steelsedies. So as happy as we were, we certainly wouldn’t scoff at faster solid-state storage.

The MSI rig didn’t give up on Engadget’s standard battery test for almost three hours, a respectable runtime for a Crowning the notebook is a dark brushed aluminum lid, framed by a matte black band. Bluetooth, WiFi, battery, sleep and disk activity. If you’re looking for a machine to go toe-to-toe with Stedlseries latest, you may have to wait awhile.


Earlier we mentioned a “turbo” toggle on the laptop’s touch sensitive control bar — this activates the MSI Turbo Drive Engine, a one-touch VGA overclock tool that’s supposed to sharpen the rig’s already fine edge. Posts that do not fit into flair categories will promptly kfyboard removed at moderator discretion. With the overclock engaged, PCMark rated the GT70 at 14,; 3DMark06 pegged it at steelseties, jumping its scores by on both accounts — give or take 20 points.

Of course, if you don’t want or can’t afford the GT70’s flagship configuration, MSI is happy to trim a few specs to save you a gtt70.

MSI didn’t fiddle much with the standard keyboard layout — a typical QWERTY lineup hogs the majority of the machine’s face and is headlined by a row of F keys, a few function toggles and a starboard number pad. You are doing a major service to yourself and our community. For a standalone, stationary setup, a single user won’t have an issue with this, but sharing the screen or using it in a mwi situation as anything but the primary monitor could prove to be problematic.

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If you have an urgent matter, please open a help desk ticket! Game audio and music flow richly from the stereo drivers and the orphaned subwoofer on the machine’s underbelly, showcasing a clear left-right differential. Yes, we can fault it for its less-than-ideal screen and horrendously loud “cooler boost” fan overdrive, but the straw we’re grasping is brittle, and it makes a poor bed. Dell XPS M15z 2. We’ve got one right here: Look and feel For all its bells and whistles, the GT70 is an unassuming beast.


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Realtek’s HD Audio Manager is on board to help you configure your surround sound digs. If you haggle yourself down to the GT70’s lower-end configurations, you’ll be left with an interesting choice: It didn’t even seem to mind when we intentionally overloaded twenty of those tabs with streaming video.

We observe all U. Skyrim and Battlefield 3 snagged us average frame rates of 38 and 25 at the gr70 native x resolution, respectively.

Will there be support for the MSI GT70 Keyboard in SSE3? : steelseries

Will there be support eventually, or is it a case similar to that of the Sensei? The GT70 may not be an exception to this rule, but at least it’s not an egregious offender. Now that Intel’s let the cat out of the bag and into the Ivyit’s high time we took a look at what manufacturers are going to do with those fancy new processors. The rig’s left side mirrors the right with a large vent, a trio of USB 3.