MSI archive

  • MSI GT60 is the world’s first 3K gaming notebook
    Laptops

    MSI GT60 is the world’s first 3K gaming notebook

    By 5 December 2013

    Gaming that makes your eyes water and brain melt has been beyond the abilities of laptops until now. The MSI GT60 aims to do exactly that with the world’s highest resolution notebook screen at 2880 x 1620, or 3K. The GT60 isn’t just about resolution...

  • MSI GS70 unveiled - "world's thinnest and lightest" 17-inch gaming laptop
    Laptops

    MSI GS70 unveiled - "world's thinnest and lightest" 17-inch gaming laptop

    By 5 August 2013

    MSI Computer Corp has introduced the GS70, a 17-inch gaming laptop that's both lightweight and powerful. At 5.7 lbs. and 1-inch thick, the GS70 impressively packs a 17.3-inch Full HD anti-reflective display at a 1920 x 1080 resolution. It also has a fourth-generation...

  • MSI GT70 Dragon Edition 2 first play: pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    MSI GT70 Dragon Edition 2 first play: pictures and hands-on

    By 3 June 2013

    Gaming laptops don't come meatier than the MSI GT70 - and we mean the physical bulk as well as the behind-the-scenes power - as the 17.3-inch Dragon Edition 2 goes to show. Pocket-lint got our hands-on the 2013 edition of the specialised series ahead...

  • Best laptop 2012: 9th Pocket-lint awards contenders
    Laptops

    Best laptop 2012: 9th Pocket-lint awards contenders

    By 22 October 2012

    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...

  • MSI Slider S20 pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    MSI Slider S20 pictures and hands-on

    By 7 June 2012

    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...

  • MSI Slider S20 Ultrabook lets you slide into Windows 8
    Tablets

    MSI Slider S20 Ultrabook lets you slide into Windows 8

    By 5 June 2012

    Asus and Acer aren't the only ones launching a Windows 8 tablet at Computex this week: MSI is also trying to show its love for all things Microsoft with the MSI Slider S20 Ultrabook. The 11.6-inch Ultrabook packs an Intel Chief River CULV platform processor,...

  • Intel Ivy Bridge launch laptops pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Intel Ivy Bridge launch laptops pictures and hands-on

    By 24 April 2012

    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
    Laptops

    Best Laptop 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders

    By 2 November 2011

    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
    Gaming

    MSI goes power mad with its new G series gaming laptops

    By 7 September 2011

    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   review
    Laptops 4.5 out of 5

    MSI GT680 review

    By 18 July 2011

    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
    Online

    MSI Butterfly concept hands-on

    By 16 January 2011

    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
    Phones

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

    By 12 January 2011

    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
    Tablets

    MSI Kid Pad: You know for kids

    By 9 January 2011

    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
    Gaming

    MSI unveils the world's fastest gaming notebooks

    By 5 January 2011

    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
    Online

    MSI Wind Top devices set for CES unveiling

    By 3 January 2011

    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
    Tablets

    Next-gen MSI WindPad CES 2011 launch confirmed

    By 29 December 2010

    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
    Tablets

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

    By 27 December 2010

    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...

  • CES 2011: Five gadgets we know will be coming
    Laptops

    CES 2011: Five gadgets we know will be coming

    By 14 December 2010

    With the end of December just around the corner, it can only mean one thing - it’s nearly CES! Yes, the annual Las Vegas tech binge will be taking place from 6-9 January 2011 and, as ever, Pocket-lint will be there to bring back the sights and sounds...

  • MSI GX740  review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    MSI GX740 review

    By 19 November 2010

    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
    Laptops

    Ten best netbooks for students

    By 13 September 2010

    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
    Laptops

    MSI GT663 gaming notebook spotted in the wild

    By 10 September 2010

    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
    Gaming

    MSI GX660 high end gaming goliath

    By 23 August 2010

    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
    Laptops

    MSI FX600 THX-certified multimedia laptop

    By 23 August 2010

    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   review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    MSI Wind U160 review

    By 13 August 2010

    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
    Online

    MSI GX660 has audiophiles locked in its sights

    By 10 August 2010

    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...