MSI Announces Wind U135DX Netbook

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MSI has announced the Wind U135DX 10-inch netbook with a new design and DDR3 memory support.

The MSI Wind U135DX is coated in “MSI’s Color Film Print with elegant patterns set off by the NB’s silver trim and wavy lines”. The netbook features the Intel Atom N455 1.66GHz processor, GMA 3150 integrated graphics, up to 2GB of DDR3 memory, a 160GB or larger hard disk, a 3-cell or optional 6-cell battery for up to 7 hours of run time, and Windows 7 Starter operating system.

Its LED-backlit display has a resolution of 1024×600 pixels.

MSI’s new netbook also includes a chiclet-style keyboard, a “20% bigger” touchpad, 0.3MP web camera, stereo speakers, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Ethernet LAN, three USB ports, a 4-in-1 card reader, and a VGA output.

It starts at 2.65 pounds and comes in blue, red, or silver color.

There is no info on pricing and availability at the time of this writing.

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AMD Ultrathin-Based MSI Wind U250 Coming This Summer

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MSI has presented the AMD Ultrathin Platform-based Wind U250 12.1-inch laptop at an event in France.

The Wind U250 includes the AMD Athlon II Neo K325 processor at 1.3 GHz, 4GB of RAM, a 320GB hard drive, and the most likely 1366×768 display resolution.

MSI’s U250 runs Windows 7 OS and is expected to hit the market this summer.

There’s no info on pricing.

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MSI CX623 Classic Series Notebook Released

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MSI has announced the Classic Series CX623 multimedia-oriented 15.6-inch notebook.

The MSI CX623 features the Intel Core i5 processor, Nvidia GeForce 310M 1GB GPU, up to 8GB of DDR3 memory, and a 320 or 500GB hard disk, and a screen resolution of 1366×768-pixels. There’s no info on optical drive.

MSI’s 5.5-pound laptop also includes a chiclet-style keyboard, a 1.3MP web camera, stereo speakers, 802.11n WiFi, Bluetooth, two USB ports, an e-SATA/USB port, a 4-in-1 card reader, and HDMI and VGA outputs.

There is no info on pricing and availability at the time of this writing.

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MSI Unveils CX620MX, CX420MX Classic Series Notebooks

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MSI has unveiled the 15.6-inch CX620MX and 14-inch CX420MX Classic series multimedia notebooks with the 2010 Intel Core processors and new ATI Radeon HD545V 512MB discrete graphics card.

The CX620MX and CX420MX feature two DDR3 memory slots, up to 500GB of hard disk space, and 1366×768-pixel displays. There’s no info on optical drive.

MSI’s new notebooks also include a 1.3MP web camera, microphone, two speakers, 802.11n WiFi, Bluetooth, Ethernet LAN, a 4-in-1 card reader, HDMI and VGA outputs, and three USB ports. One of the USBs in the CX620MX is an eSATA/USB combo connector.

The 4.85-pound CX420MX and 5.47-pound CX620MX both come with a 6-cell battery.

We have no info on pricing and availability at the time of this writing.

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MSI Announced New Laptop Based on Intel’s Arrandale Processors

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MSI announced today the 14-inch CX420 and CR420, and 17.3-inch CR720 laptops, all based on Intel’s Arrandale processors.

Along with the 2010 Intel Core i Series CPUs, the notebooks include up to 4GB of DDR3 memory, and up to 500GB of hard drive space.

The MSI CX420 features the ATI Radeon HD5470 1GB dedicated video card, whereas the CR420 has the Intel GMA HD integrated graphics. Both 14-inchers have a resolution of 1366×768 pixels and stereo speakers.

The CR720 uses the GMA HD graphics. It has a 1600×900 display and stereo speakers with a subwoofer.

MSI’s new laptops also sport built-in web cameras, 802.11n WiFi, HDMI ports, and Windows 7 OS.

We have no info on pricing and availability.

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MSI Wind U160 Netbook Released

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Micro Star Int’l has released the MSI Wind U160, which belongs to the company’s new line of Intel Atom “Pine Trail M”-based netbooks.

The U160 features a 10-inch 1024 x 600-pixel LED-backlight display, the Intel Atom N450 processor with the GMA 3150 graphics, a 160GB hard drive, up to 2GB of DDR2 memory, a 3- or 6-cell battery, and Windows 7 OS.

The U160 comes in two colors: Fancy Gold and Jet Black.

MSI’s new mini-laptop also sports a 1.3MP web camera, stereo speakers, 802.11 b/g/n WLAN, Bluetooth, three USB ports, a 2-in-1 media card reader, a VGA output and 3.5G mobile broadband in select countries.

The Wind U160 is less than one inch thick and weighs 2.2 pounds.

We have no info on availability and pricing at the time of this writing.

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MSI Game Computer with Core i7 Processor Announced

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Micro-Star Int’l announced today the Core i7-based MSI GT640 15.4-inch laptop for gamers.

Along with a quad-core Intel Core i7 processor, the GT640 features the NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M 1GB dedicated video card, up to 4GB of DDR3 memory, up to 500GB of hard drive storage, and a built-in DVD burner or Blu-ray drive. There’s no info on display resolution.

MSI’s new gaming notebook also includes stereo speakers, a 2MP web camera, HDMI and VGA outputs, 7.1-channel audio output, 802.11n WiFi, optional Bluetooth, a Gigabit LAN port, a modem, two standard USB ports and an eSATA/USB combo port, an ExpressCard slot, and a 4-in-1 media card reader.

The GT640 starts at 5.95 pounds and comes with a 6-cell or 9-cell battery.

The laptop runs Windows 7 operating system.

Pricing and availability date are currently unknown.

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MSI CULV-based Ultra-slim Laptop

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MSI’s new Intel CULV-based ultra-slim laptop – the 14-inch X-Slim X400 – is now available for purchase in the United States.

Mwave sells the black/gold MSI X400-060US and black/silver X400-061US, while Excaliber PC additionally offers the white/blue X400-029US model. Weighing at 3.3 pounds, the 1-inch thin notebooks come with the Intel Core 2 Solo SU2700 1.3GHz processor, the GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics, 2GB of DDR2 memory, a 320GB hard drive with Windows Vista Home Premium pre-installed, and a 4-cell battery. The X400 doesn’t include a built-in optical drive.

Its 14-inch glossy display has a resolution of 1366×768 pixels and uses LED backlight.

The MSI X-Slim X400 sports a built-in 1.3MP web camera, stereo speakers, HDMI and VGA ports, support for dual headphone output, two USB connectors, an SD/SDHC/MMC media card reader, 802.11a/g/n wireless, Bluetooth, and a Gigabit LAN port.

The X400-060US, X400-061US, and X400-029US are priced at $800.

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MSI Netbook: Wind U123

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MSI has announced the Wind U123 netbooks, featuring a 10-inch display and Intel’s Atom N280 1.66GHz processor.

The first three models in the MSI Wind U123 Series are the U123, U123H and U123T, all based on the Intel 945GSE chipset. The Windows-compatible netbooks come with 1GB of DDR2 RAM, up to 160GB of hard drive space, and a 3- or 6-cell battery. The LED backlight display has a resolution of 1024×600 pixels.

There are also a 1.3MP or 2MP web camera, depending on model, stereo speakers, 802.11b/g/n WiFi, optional Bluetooth, an Ethernet LAN port, and a 4-in-1 media card reader.

The standard U123 and the U123H with 3.5G HSDPA mobile broadband support have three USB ports. The U123T has two USBs, but includes a built-in TV tuner.

The netbooks weigh around 2.2 pounds. MSI says the U123 Series’ styling is different from the “round and cute” U100. The U123 has “sharper lines and more stylish new colors like the pearl white, dolphin gray, midnight blue and silver red favored by young professional office workers”.

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Entertainment Notebook: MSI GX403

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MSI has uveiled the GX403 14.1-inch gaming laptop, based on Intel’s Centrino 2 processor technology and NVIDIA GeForce graphics.

Along with an Intel Core 2 Duo processor and the Geforce GT 130M 256MB dedicated video card, the MSI GX403 includes up to 4GB of DDR2 memory, up to 500GB of hard drive space, and a DVD burner or a Blu-ray optical drive.

The 14.1″ display has a resolution of 1280×800 pixels.

MSI’s GX403 also features stereo speakers, a 1.3MP web camera, 802.11b/g/n WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet LAN, and optional Bluetooth, as well as HDMI and VGA outputs, two USB ports, an eSATA/USB combo port, an ExpressCard slot, and a 4-in-1 media card reader.

The gaming laptop weighs around 4.8 with a 6-cell battery and has the Color Film Print finish “giving it more texture and brightness”.

MSI has included its exclusive Turbo Drive Engine technology for notebook overclocking in AC power mode. There’s also ECO Engine for better energy efficiency.

The GX403 runs Windows Vista Home Premium OS.

We have no info on pricing and availability.

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