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Best laptop 2012: 9th Pocket-lint awards contenders

Best laptop 2012: 9th Pocket-lint awards contenders

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With 2012 stuffed fuller with tech than the inside of Phelix Baumgartner’s balloon, a little refresher might be in order. The 9th Pocket-lint awards are coming and we want your votes. If you are wondering how to nominate, you can find out here.For the... >>

MSI Slider S20 pictures and hands-on

MSI Slider S20 pictures and hands-on

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MSI stirred up a fair bit of interest for its Slider S20 Ultrabook concept at Computex and Pocket-lint got some hands-on time with the unit on display at the show. This 11.6-inch multi-touch-enabled Ultrabook differs from most of the models we’ve seen... >>

Intel Ivy Bridge launch laptops pictures and hands-on

Intel Ivy Bridge launch laptops pictures and hands-on

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Intel’s Ivy Bridge processor has arrived in all its 22nm glory. With it comes a beefy line-up of launch hardware all sporting the new CPU. Every major manufacturer rather unsurprisingly, from Lenovo to MSi, has a laptop lined up for Ivy Bridge’s arrival.... >>

Best Laptop 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders

Best Laptop 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders

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The temperature has dropped, the rain's begun and a frost has left our cars chilly in the morning. All this freezing cold excitement can be caused by only one thing: no not Dr Freeze, instead the super cool 8th Pocket-lint awards are upon us.  But we... >>

MSI goes power mad with its new G series gaming laptops

MSI goes power mad with its new G series gaming laptops

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We can't think of many laptops that even come close to this pair of gaming beasts just announced by MSI. With no less than 12GB of RAM inside, an i7 processor and a Nvidia GTX570M, the GT683DXR and GT780DXR should be able to run just anything at a fair... >>

MSI GT680
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MSI GT680

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If you want the power of a desktop in a laptop (or, obviously, if you want to do some serious gaming) you're going to need a gaming laptop. They give you all the power you want and then some, eschewing the current portability trend of slimming down. So... >>

MSI Butterfly concept hands-on

MSI Butterfly concept hands-on

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MSI always has a soft spot for concepts at CES, and 2011 was no different as it used the show to show off both a tablet designed specifically for kids (the MSI Kid Pad) and an all-in-one PC that turned into a rather large stationary tablet. We managed... >>

2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

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CES has packed up for another year, so now you know all about the new gadgets that are on the way. But when will you actually be able to get your mitts on them? We've put together a list of all the launch dates that we know about to save you scrabbling... >>

MSI Kid Pad: You know for kids

MSI Kid Pad: You know for kids

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MSI has shown off a prototype tablet at CES that is designed specifically for kids for parents clearly worried about giving the youngsters their prized possession. The MSI Kid Pad, as it is currently called, will be feature a 10-inch touchscreen display,... >>

MSI unveils the world's fastest gaming notebooks

MSI unveils the world's fastest gaming notebooks

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Sandy Bridge is doing the rounds over at CES. And no, that isn't the name of a Vegas hooker spreading the love amongst the gathered tech industry - it's the codename for Intel's second generation Core i processors.We've already heard about Lenovo's new... >>

MSI Wind Top devices set for CES unveiling

MSI Wind Top devices set for CES unveiling

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With CES 2011 all set to kick-off in a matter of hours (at least in terms of press events), the news seems to be trickling out faster than water from a leaky-pipe in Northern Ireland.And the latest tit-bit of news involves a couple of exciting concept... >>

Next-gen MSI WindPad CES 2011 launch confirmed

Next-gen MSI WindPad CES 2011 launch confirmed

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MSI has confirmed that it will be unveiling two "new generation" WindPad tablets over in Las Vegas at CES 2011.One of the devices, the MSI WindPad 100A, will be Android powered, although the ambiguous statement that it will be rocking "the new Google... >>

2011: The year of the tablet say Motorola, HTC, RIM, HP, Apple, Acer, MSI, Asus, and Dell

2011: The year of the tablet say Motorola, HTC, RIM, HP, Apple, Acer, MSI, Asus, and Dell

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If you thought 2010 was a big year for the tablet, then wait until you get a lot of 2011. Motorola, HTC, RIM, Apple, Dell, Asus, Acer, and MSI have either confirmed they will be launching tablet devices in the first four months of 2011, or are rumoured... >>

MSI GX740
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MSI GX740

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MSI recently expanded its GX gaming series of laptops with the introduction of the aggressively priced 15-inch GX640 and the 17-inch GX740, with the latter available for less than £900 - not bad for a serious gaming model. But, is it any good? The gargantuan... >>

Ten best netbooks for students

Ten best netbooks for students

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While there’s been a lot of chat of late about tablets being the next big thing in the portable, lightweight computer space, right now the average consumer still can’t beat a netbook. Small, capable, easily toted around and in most cases, affordable,... >>

MSI GT663 gaming notebook spotted in the wild

MSI GT663 gaming notebook spotted in the wild

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What you're looking at here is the, as yet not even officially announced, MSI GT663 gaming notebook that was on show at the Nvidia showcase in London. The gaming PC comes with either an Intel Core i7 or i5 chip, with an Nvidia GeForce GT460M chip on board,... >>

MSI GX660 high end gaming goliath

MSI GX660 high end gaming goliath

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MSI has unleashed a beast of a laptop - the GX660, which has all the high-end spec that you'd expect from a £1699 machine, but with a big focus on the audio performance as well.  MSI has teamed up with Danish sound specialist Dynaudio to come up with... >>

MSI FX600 THX-certified multimedia laptop

MSI FX600 THX-certified multimedia laptop

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This is the MSI FX600. It's a standard model and you'll get an Intel Core i3-330M, 2.13GHz CPU with Nvidia GeForce GT 325M graphics (1GB DDR3). RAM is 4GB and you'll also get 500GB of space on a SATA HDD. All very impressive when you consider it's just... >>

MSI Wind U160
4.0 stars

MSI Wind U160

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The fervour surrounding netbooks seems to be abating, as tablets rear their heads and fight for the same space, a middle space, between the phone and the laptop proper. When we think of a netbook, the MSI Wind always comes to mind and here we see the... >>

MSI GX660 has audiophiles locked in its sights

MSI GX660 has audiophiles locked in its sights

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MSI has unleashed a beast of a laptop - the GX660, which has all the high-end spec that you'd expect from a £1700 machine, but with a big focus on the audio performance as well.  MSI has teamed up with sound specialist Dynaudio to come up with a speaker... >>

MSI FX600: An "awesome movie experince"

MSI FX600: An "awesome movie experince"

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MSI has released its latest notepad, the MSI FX600, and the Taiwanese company is stating that the machine is "aimed at those who demand style, functionality and power from a notebook". That is, of course, just a marketing phrase - what exactly does it... >>

MSI CR630: C-series goes lightweight

MSI CR630: C-series goes lightweight

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MSI has announced the latest arrival in its C-series notebook range - the CR630 - and the emphasis from the Taiwanese manufacturer is on how light the machine is. It weighs in at less than 2.5kg - which may not sound very light, but this is a 15.6-inch... >>

MSI Wind Top AE2400
3.5 stars

MSI Wind Top AE2400

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The MSI Wind Top AE2400 is a touchscreen, Windows 7-based, all-in-one PC, which is promoted as "the ultimate multimedia package". The specs are quite impressive for a machine that retails at a penny less than £950. You've got Windows 7 Home Premium running... >>

MSI tweaks netbook range with the Wind U135DX

MSI tweaks netbook range with the Wind U135DX

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MSI has slapped a DX on the end of its U135 netbook model, giving us the revamped MSI Wind U135DX - which promises better performance and better battery life. The spec is fairly standard for a sub £250 netbook. You're looking at a Atom N455 processor... >>

MSI Wind Top AE2400 gets official airing

MSI Wind Top AE2400 gets official airing

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MSI had a busy old time at Computex 2010. They went launch crazy in fact. One of the stand-out machines on display was the all-in-one desktop PC, the MSI Wind Top AE2400 and now MSI has officially announced the device. It's an HD media heavy machine,... >>