MSI's GT780DX features the Intel Core i7 processor. To kick up performance a few notches, the Intel Core i7 processor supports Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 which automatically allocates CPU resources depending on processing load to enhance core speeds and overall performance. The GT780DX uses MSI's own Turbo Drive Engine (TDE) technology, so just one touch of the luminescent Turbo hotkey located above the keyboard instantly revs up performance.The GT780DX lets you choose from among five keyboard backlighting scenarios - normal, gaming, wave, breathing, and dual color. Gamers will also appreciate the fact that the frequently used W, A, S, D, and Ctrl keys located on the left side of the keyboard are all backlit. Simply depress the Gaming Mode hotkey at the top of the keyboard to light up the LED backlighting at the bottom left side of the keyboard.MSI went to great pains to meticulously craft the GT780DX, incorporating a futuristic star cruiser concept and elements into the overall all design and every detail of this gaming laptop. A luminescent MSI logo accentuates the metal brush finish of the GT780DX's magnesium-aluminum alloy cover. All elements come together to create a machine that marks the epitome of both style and technology. The MSI GT780DX sports a 17.3-inch full HD screen for a crisper picture and richer colors. It also has an HD720p webcam, so you can engage in clear, hiccup-free video conferences with friends and family anywhere in the world.