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MSI announces "world's thinnest and lightest" 17-inch gaming laptop

By Jos
Aug 5, 2013
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  1. PC gaming and portability are not usually things that go well together, though lately a handful of companies have attempted to challenge that notion by shaving a few inches off their gaming oriented notebooks. MSI became the latest to throw...

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  2. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,057   +918

    Looks awesome. Hopefully the cooling is good enough.
     
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  3. NimbusTLD

    NimbusTLD TS Rookie Posts: 23

    Are you sure you meant to compare the battery life to the Razer Edge in the penultimate paragraph? I think you mean the Blade Pro, right?

    I like where the high-end laptop manufacturers are heading. I want a powerful AND portable system, and these new designs by Razer and now MSI give me hope that one day I will find my perfect laptop :)
     
  4. Jos

    Jos TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 2,108   +68 Staff Member

    NimbusTLD yeah I meant Blade Pro, thanks
     
  5. veLa

    veLa TS Booster Posts: 530   +88

    So expensive
     
  6. madboyv1

    madboyv1 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 964   +49

    DAT portability... I've never liked 17" laptops, but at that thickness and those specs, I'd be willing to make an exception to a number of my buying specifications. Assuming it does not double as an aluminum hot plate. The meager battery life isn't even a concern at this point as I'm looking for travel portability, not mobile usage. Can't bring my battle box everywhere now...
     
  7. Arris

    Arris TS Evangelist Posts: 4,599   +110

    Finally an ultragamerbook :)
     


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