The original two-button, anti-glare-coated Synaptics touch pad sits positioned well left in the palm rest, to align with the primary keyboard area. The RAID 0 array would show its advantage in tasks where large files have to be read and written, such as for example in 4K video editing. The nongaming WS60 came preloaded with trials of Microsoft Office, Symantecs security suite, and WinZip, along with MSIs own Battery Calibration program.
The Webcam above the display is preferable to average, with a full-HD resolution and 60fps recording quality. But thats somewhat next to the point, as it could defeat the objective of investing in a notebook this powerful if you want to hook it up to an external display or displays to really flex its true muscle. Usage of these is more difficult, requiring removing all 16 of the Phillips-head screws from the bottom of the notebook; thats the simple part. Remember that these lights are powered by the display backlight, so they cant be switched off so long as the screen is on.