GX60 Hitman Edition

MSI recommends Windows 8.

Overview

 

 

 

The First and Only Choice for the Best Performance 


    

 


AMD Radeon™ HD 7970M Discrete Class Graphics

 

The GX60 Hitman Edition, MSI's latest and greatest generation gaming notebook, features AMD's newest high-end HD 7970M discrete graphics card with amazing visuals that increase game realism. The all-new 28nm graphics core supports DirectX®11 technology, world-class PowerTune Technology, and Enduro display switching technology to throttle up performance and extend battery time as you enjoy a high-performance, high-resolution gaming experience.

 

 

 

 

AMD Eyefinity Multi-Display Technology Support

 

The MSI GX60 Hitman Edition supports AMD Eyefinity Technology which features innovative three-screen display capabilities, allowing you to output to three displays simultaneously using HDMI, VGA, and mini-DisplayPort. You can show one picture (i.e., videos, graphics) on multiple displays or different pictures on multiple displays.

 
  • The one picture, multiple display replicates an image on multiple screens, extending the picture to the left and right edge of your field of vision for a more panoramic viewing experience.
  • The multiple picture, multiple display setting assigns each screen a different task.

Eyefinity's full-screen offers a more immersive visual experience.

*Only A10-Series processor support.

 
 
   
 
 
 

 

 
 

Killer Gaming LAN-, “priority online gaming— lead the way”

 

The GX60 Hitman Edition represent the first time that MSI has incorporated Killer™ E2200 Intelligent Networking into its notebooks, endowing them awesome online speeds. The Advanced Game Detect™ technology recognizes online game data packs and processes them first, accelerating them in the process. The best weapon against stuttering characters, freeze-ups, and lagging, it vastly improves the prowess of online gamers. Now, whether FPS or MMO gaming is your cup of tea, you’ll have that extra edge you need to be victorious.
 

   

 

 
 

The Real Deal: A Keyboard Made Just for Gamers

 
Exclusive, advanced features of G-series Gamer Keyboard.    
Better Size and Position: Enlarge “Ctrl” key size, move Windows key to right side.    
   
     
Just solid!    
MSI has improved the resilience and tactile feedback of each and every key. Users will no longer have to deal with flimsy keys.
     
Multi Keys Input
MSI's gaming keyboard supports simultaneous pressing of multi keys, allowing users to issue commands rapidly and respond to games with precision.

 

 
 

THX TruStudio Pro Provides Excellent Surround Sound Effect

 
THX TruStudio Pro is specially designed to bring the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios— to the PC. THX TruStudio Pro provides the latest groundbreaking technologies that are products of years of collective experience and research by Creative and THX. Together, these technologies deliver the fullest audio experience for music, movies and games, while remaining true to the source and intention of the artists who created it.  

 

 
 

15.6" Full HD anti-glare LCD panel in LED backlight

 

The GX60 Hitman Edition support a LED backlight screen which has undergone atomization treatment to remove all glare to make reading easier and less tiring on the eyes

 

 
 
Exclusive MSI Super-Charger function

Super Charger supports Apple devices to apply higher current charging, especially for iPhone or iPad with faster charge time.


 
 

Exclusive offer for MSI customers
MAGIX MX Suite
The All-in-One Multimedia Solution
Download for free now!

And here is the link to your exclusive landing page: http://rdir.magix.net/?page=6NMOYSXJ8J89

*The software configuration may vary to countries

 

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

Specifications

CPU AMD Quad-Core A10-Series processor
OS Windows 8
Chipset AMD AM70 FCH
Memory DDR3 1600MHz, support up to 16GB
LCD Size 15.6" Full HD (1920x1080) LED backlight, Anti-glare
Graphics AMD RadeonTM HD 7970M Graphic Card
Graphics VRAM GDDR5 2GB
HDD (GB) 750GB SATA 7200rpm
500GB SATA 7200rpm
750GB SATA 7200rpm *2
500GB SATA 7200rpm*2
Optical Drive BD Writer / Blu-ray / DVD Super Multi
Audio Audio Boost, 2.1ch Speakers, THX TruStudio Pro virtual surround
Webcam HD Webcam(30fps@720p)
Card Reader SD (XC/HC)/MMC
LAN 10/100/1000 Killer E2200 series
Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
D-Sub (VGA) 1
HDMI 1(v1.4)
USB 2.0 port 1
USB 3.0 port 3
Mic-in/Headphone-out 1/1
Line-in 1
Express Card N/A
Keyboard 103 keys
AC Adapter 180W
Battery 9 cells
Power Management ECO engine
Dimension 395 x 267 x 55mm
Weight (KG) 3.5

 

The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.

 

Awards

BIOS

Win8.1 64,Win8 64,Win7 64

!Special Note:

The BIOS files provided here are exclusive only for MSI-branded Notebook PCs and not compatible with any MSI Whitebook/Whitebrand barebones. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage caused by improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download BIOS from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the BIOS update. To avoid BIOS update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.

- If the notebook you purchased has Win7 Bios installed, please DON'T attempt to update using Windows 8 bios (or vice versa). Failure to abide may result in bricking your system.

- Although there's a bios detection program written to protect user from cross flashing the bios (Win7 to Win8 bios or vice versa), still DON'T experiment. Failure to abide may result in breaking your system.

For Windows 8:

1. To know how to update BIOS under EFI BIOS utility, please click here.
2. To know about how to update win8 BIOS under EFI Shell mode, please click here.


For Windows 7 / VISTA / XP:
a. 1) To know about how to update BIOS Firmware under DOS mode, please click here
2) Please execute "flash.bat" file after unpack the compressed file for upgrade BIOS Firmware.

b. To know about how to update BIOS under windows 7, please click here (Only for CR640 / CX640 / CX640MX / CX480)


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Description 1. Set max speed of SATA port to GEN3.
Version D0L
Type BIOS Release Date 2014-02-10
Download download File Size 2.16 MB
OS Win8.1 64, Win8 64
Note For Win8 &Win8.1
Description 1. Set max speed of SATA port to GEN3.
Version 90L
Type BIOS Release Date 2014-02-10
Download download File Size 2.16 MB
OS Win7 64
Note For Win7

Driver

Win8 64,Win7 64,Win7 32

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

To enjoy MSI notebook technology, please install MSI System Control Manager or S-Bar to enable MSI exclusive hotkey function. MSI System Control Manager and S-Bar can be downloaded from Utility web page under Download menu. The utility for each notebook will vary between different models. Please install the utility dedicated for your notebook.


For WindPad:

1)Driver SOP explanation


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Realtek audio driver
Description
Version 6.0.1.6818
Type Audio Release Date 2013-08-20
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 149.51 MB
Realtek HD Audio
Description
Version 6.0.1.6728
Type Audio Release Date 2013-03-28
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 131.77 MB
ATI Comel Chipset/VGA driver
Description This driver package includes VGA driver.
“For the latest AMD graphics (beta) driver, please visit: http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/windows/Pages/radeonaiw_vista64.aspx”
Version 9.012
Type Chipset Release Date 2013-02-27
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 219.52 MB
AzureWave Bluetooth AW-NB100H
Description
Version
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2013-11-29
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 172.49 MB
Atheros Bluetooth AW-NB100H
Description
Version 8.0.0.220
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2013-04-02
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 182.51 MB
ATI Richland VGA
Description
Version 9.12.0.0
Type VGA Release Date 2013-08-20
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 260.44 MB
Beta Killer BigFoot LAN
Description
Version 8.0.2.42
Type LAN Release Date 2013-09-26
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 317.41 MB
Beta Killer BigFoot LAN
Description
Version 8.0.2.42
Type LAN Release Date 2013-09-25
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 317.41 MB
Bigfoot lan
Description
Version 8.0.2.31
Type LAN Release Date 2013-08-20
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 251.97 MB
Killer (Bigfoot) LAN
Description If you are upgrading the newer driver from older one before 6.1.0.487, you might need to use the clean tool included inside the zip file(MSI-KCleaner_64bit.exe and MSI-KCleaner_32bit.exe) to completely clean the remaining old driver files. (Reference: http://www.killergaming.com/support/knowledge_base for further information.)
Version 6.1.0.547
Type LAN Release Date 2013-05-23
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 319.26 MB
Synaptics Touchpad
Description
Version 16.3.1.2
Type TouchPad Release Date 2013-05-23
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 46.26 MB
Synaptics Touchpad
Description
Version 16.0.2.1
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-10-23
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 41.71 MB
RealTeK Wireless Lan _AW-NE139H
Description
Version
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2013-11-29
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 28.19 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan - AW-NB100H
Description
Version
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2013-11-29
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 17.62 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan - AW-NB100H
Description
Version 10.0.0.225
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2013-04-02
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 37.84 MB
RealTeK Wireless Lan _AW-NE139H
Description
Version 2007.2.0706.2012
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2012-08-22
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 31.87 MB
Camera
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Camera Release Date 2012-08-22
OS Win8 64
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
Radio Switch
Description
Version 1.0.7112.20593
Type Radio Switch Release Date 2012-11-09
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 0.78 MB
RAID Driver
Description
Version
Type RAID Release Date 2013-08-20
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 0.61 MB

Utility

Win8 64,Win7 64,Win7 32

!Special Note:

The Utilities provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Keyborad LED Manager
Description
Version 1.0.1112.1901
Type Utility Release Date 2013-10-23
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 7.32 MB
Note
Cyberlink PowerDVD 10 Blu-ray patch
Description This patch solved the error of playing Blu-ray DISC:

The integrity of CyberLink PowerDVD is at risk. Check your anti-virus software for malicious activities or try reinstalling CyberLink PowerDVD.
Version DVD130329-01
Type Utility Release Date 2013-10-23
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 125.84 MB
Note
THX EQ
Description
Version 1.00.42
Type Utility Release Date 2013-10-23
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 3.39 MB
Note
Battery Calibration
Description
Version 1.0.1208.0301
Type Utility Release Date 2013-10-23
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 2.55 MB
Note
Keyboard LED Manager
Description
Version 1.0.1112.1901
Type Utility Release Date 2013-08-22
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 7.32 MB
Note
SCM
Description
Version 10.013.06287
Type Utility Release Date 2013-07-08
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 3.4 MB
Note
Sound Blaster Cinema AP
Description
Version 1.00.01
Type Utility Release Date 2013-07-05
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 29.09 MB
Note
S-Bar 2.0 (Ver 4.5)
Description
Version 21.012.12039
Type Utility Release Date 2012-12-06
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 12.57 MB
Note
THX AP
Description
Version
Type Utility Release Date 2012-10-25
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 12.85 MB
Note
THX EQ
Description
Version
Type Utility Release Date 2012-10-25
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 3.39 MB
Note
THX AP
Description
Version 1.04.02
Type Utility Release Date 2012-10-25
OS Win8 64
Download download File Size 12.85 MB
Note
Super charger
Description
Version 1.2.011
Type Utility Release Date 2012-10-01
OS Win8 64, Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 3.56 MB
Note
Battery Calibration
Description
Version 1.0.1105.1601
Type Utility Release Date 2012-05-07
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 2.52 MB
Note
Screen saver
Description
Version
Type Screen saver Release Date 2013-04-15
OS
Download download File Size 72.48 MB
Note

Manual

!Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.

Asia

Eastern Europe

Global / America

Western Europe

Firmware

Win8 64,Win7 64

!Special Note:

The DEVICE FIRMWARES contained here are exclusively for MSI product only. MSI assumes no responsibility for any damages resulting from improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download firmware from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the firmware update. To avoid firmware update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.


Update firmware will wipe all data on tablet. MSI strongly recommends that user should prepare a backup before proceeding with firmware upgrade.
- If the notebook has Windows 7 EC firmware installed, please DON'T attempt to update your EC firmware to Windows 8 version since it will cause some function keys (Fn) and hotkeys to work abnormally. If in case you flash your system EC to Win8 version, then kindly revert back to Win7 EC version.

For Windows 8:
To know about how to update win8 EC under windows mode, please click here.

For Windows 7 / VISTA / XP:
1) To know about how to update EC Firmware under DOS mode, please click here.
2) Please execute "ecall.bat" file after unpack the compressed file for upgrade EC Firmware.
We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Description Update fan table to avoid MLCC noise.
Version 505
Type Firmware Release Date 2013-04-10
Download download File Size 0.22 MB
OS Win8 64
Note 1. For Non-backlight keyboard
2. For Win8 Systems use only.
Description Update fan table to avoid MLCC noise.
Version 2.405
Type Firmware Release Date 2013-04-10
Download download File Size 0.06 MB
OS Win7 64
Note For Non-backlight keyboard.
For Win7 Systems use only.

FAQ

Release Date Title
Tue, 18 Mar 2014 How can I find Sound Blaster EQ's version and to know it is already installed?
Mon, 17 Mar 2014 Why I can see fuzzy and blurry text when I run some applications under Windows 8.1 system?
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 Some Blu-ray disks can't be read by my MSI notebook's TSST SN-406AB Blu-ray drive.
Fri, 24 Jan 2014 When I select refresh or reset button in the Recovery screen of the Windows 8.1, there will be a message pop-up window showing “Insert media. Some files are missing. Your Windows installation or recovery media will provide these files”. What can I do?
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 How to use my recovery disk or USB flash drive to recover the system?
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 When WINDOWS 8 OS is in idle mode, HDD usage often reaches 100%.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 After upgrading to Windows 8.1, why can’t I press F3 to do recovery? How can I Reset my laptop?
Wed, 25 Sep 2013 I have an MSI notebook with a TSST SN-406AB Blu-ray drive. The drive works well to read CDs, DVDs but it is unable to read BDs even with the proper software to do so.
Mon, 19 Aug 2013 I would like to upgrade my notebook at present. What kind of interfaces of storage devices, such as Hard Disk and Optical Drive, are in my notebook?
Tue, 09 Jul 2013 I had installed the OS and SCM by myself. When pressing the multimedia icon on the shortcut keys panel, it didn’t work. Is this normal?
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 All of function keys suddenly stop working on Win8 system. Additionally, SCM (System Control Manager) doesn’t work and SCM's icon disappears on system tray. Under this situation, it might cause that Wi-Fi LED light and Bluetooth LED light could not work well.
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 After install Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5, the system pops up an error message "S-bar is stopping working" when start up the system.
Common FAQ
Fri, 19 Apr 2013 If static electricity is produced when user and notebook are in contact. How do we prevent and avoid electrostatic discharge damage?
Wed, 14 Jul 2010 When I am using the system built-in microphone for sound recording, sometimes I cannot even hear the playback.
Fri, 11 Mar 2011 What kind of adaptor is used to connect S/PDIF-Out?
Tue, 10 Feb 2009 How to install Windows XP when AHCI is enabled?
Tue, 13 Feb 2007 After install device drivers from MSI Vista driver CD, you may be prompted to activate Windows Vista on a computer on which Windows Vista activation was not previously required.
Wed, 21 Oct 2009 On Windows 7 32/64 bit with external display, Windows Taskbar may show on the Primary display while desktop icons show on the extended screen.
Thu, 12 Nov 2009 Sometimes it takes more than 3 minutes to enter or leave Windows 7 OS.
Tue, 08 Dec 2009 After letting the machine sit idle for 10 or more minutes, you may notice that the task-bar does not pop up when moving the mouse to the bottom of the screen, or the start menu does not appear when using the windows key. After approximately 30 seconds, Windows will return to normal operation. The scenario happens in Windows 7 with following settings: Task-bar set to auto-hide, Turn off the display power option is set to 1 minute, Put the computer to sleep power option is set to never, No open windows on the desktop.
Tue, 16 Mar 2010 My notebook has preload hard disk image. When my system hard disk encounters non-recoverable problems, how can I perform the F3 System Recovery Function?(Windows 7)
Wed, 02 Mar 2011 Immediately after you log on to Windows 7, you will see the following Windows Activation window: Windows is not genuine Your computer might not be running a counterfeit copy of Windows. 0x80070005 You may also notice the following symptoms: The computer desktop background is black, and you receive the following error message on the bottom right corner of the screen: “This copy of Windows is not genuine” You receive the following error message when you view the System Properties: (Control Panel / System and Security / System) “You must activate today. Activate Windows now” If you try to use slmgr.vbs /dlv to view the licensing status, you receive the following message: Error: 0x80070005 Access denied: the requested action requires elevated privileges Note: This error message may also occur when a command that is being executed requires an elevated command prompt and is unrelated to the issue discussed here.
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