Taipei, Tuesday, September 26, 2017 13:42 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
37°C
CeBIT 2010: MSI showcases three new gaming notebooks
Press release, March 2; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 2 March 2010]

Micro-Star International (MSI) is showcasing the latest members of MSI G-series notebooks, the GX640, GX740 and GT660, at CeBIT 2010.

The GX640 and GX740 boast Intel Core i5 processors with AMD's ATI Radeon HD 5870 and HD 5850 discrete graphics cards, respectively. Both notebooks feature 1GB GDDR5 VRAM on the graphics cards and SRS Premium Sound for audio output.

The GX740 adopts a 17-inch LCD panel, and the GX640 a 15.4-inch. Both notebooks feature MSI's ECO Engine Power Saving Technology as well as Cinema Pro Technology for enhanced performance.

The GX640 and GX740 are covered by an aluminum magnesium alloy chassis and have a keyboard designed specifically for gamers.

The GT660 gaming notebook has an Intel Core i7 processor with Nvidia GeForce GTX 285M (1GB GDDR3 memory) discrete graphics card.

MSI GX640 notebook specifications

Item

Detail

OS

Windows 7 Home Premium

CPU

Intel Core i5 processor

Chipset

Intel HM55

Graphics

ATI Radeon HD 5850 with 1GB GDDR5 VRAM

Memory

DDR3 memory supports up to 8GB

Display

15.4-inch TFT LCD

HDD

2.5-inch 320/500/640GB SATA

Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, March 2010

MSI GX740 notebook specifications

Item

Detail

OS

Windows 7 Home Premium

CPU

Intel Core i5 processor

Chipset

Intel HM55

Graphics

ATI Radeon HD5870 with 1GB GDDR5 VRAM

Memory

DDR3 memory supports up to 8GB

Display

17-inch TFT LCD

HDD

2.5-inch 320/500/640GB SATA

Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, March 2010

MSI GT660 notebook

MSI GT660 gaming notebook
Photo: Company

Realtime news
  • Aemulus rolls out 5G test solutions

    Bits + chips | 41min ago

  • Foxconn chairman to visit Wisconsin in early October

    IT + CE | 1h 4min ago

  • IoT applications may take root in Indonesia in 5 years: Q&A with Advantech executive Ramdhani Gumilar

    IT + CE | 1h 33min ago

  • Smartphone sales in Taiwan remain sluggish in August

    Mobile + telecom | 1h 53min ago

  • China January-August software revenues total CNY3.460 trillion

    IT + CE | 1h 58min ago

  • China August mobile communication users grows to 1.382 billion

    Mobile + telecom | 2h 2min ago

  • Wearable brands releasing new devices

    IT + CE | 2h 8min ago

  • Samsung ready to mass produce MRAM chips using 28nm FD-SOI process

    Bits + chips | 2h 10min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Apple outraces Google for on-device AI development

    Mobile + telecom | 2h 23min ago

  • SMIC to build new plant in Ningbo

    Bits + chips | 2h 35min ago

  • Mikro Mesa, ITRI developing micro LED panels

    LED | 2h 43min ago

  • Sigurd to enter board of Winstek

    Bits + chips | 3h 12min ago

  • MEMS sensor demand for smartphones, automotive surging

    Before Going to Press | Sep 25, 22:23

Pause
 | 
View more
UMC
Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020
Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2017

    Digitimes Research estimates that revenues from sales of server motherboards, servers, storage systems and related network system equipment by Taiwan-based vendors reached NT$555.8 billion in 2016 and the amount is estimated to grow 5.9% on year in 2017.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.