MSI, has today announced the launch of its new MSI X600 X-Slim Series notebook PCs powered by Ultra Low Voltage Intel Penryn Core 2 Solo processors, 15.6-inch 16:9 widescreen display powered by ATI Radeon HD graphics with dedicated video memory and is ultra slim at 0.98 inch thick.
Powered by ULV 1.4-GHz Intel Core 2 Solo Processor SU3500, the new MSI X600 notebook sports incredibly light weight chassis and resembles a lot like Apple’s MacBook Air laptop in look and feel.
Only 0.98 inch thick, the MSI X600 features 1-MB L2 cache with 800 MHz FSB and offers 4-GB of DDR2 667 MHz SDRAM with option to accommodate maximum 4-GB RAM in 2 memory slots, a 320 GB SATA hard drive (2.5-inch, 5400 rpm) and built-in 8x DVD Super Multi Double Layer Optical Drive.
The X600 X-Slim series notebook from MSI are designed for multimedia enthusiasts and this models are equipped with advance 2.1-channel subwoofer speaker systems delivering high-quality audio output.
The MSI X-Slim X600 notebook PC is equipped with 15.6-inch WXGA TFT LED backlit Wide HD display offering maximum 1366 x 768 pixels screen resolution with high brightness 200nits, 16ms response time powered by AMD ATI Radeon HD 4330 Graphics Chipset with 512-MB dedicated video RAM.
The MSI X600 notebook also offers MSI EasyFace face recognition software that allows easy and hassle free logging in into system using webcam.
Available in Piano Black and Silver colors, the new MSI X600 notebook comes with integrated 56 kbps v.92 Azalia MDC Fax/ Modem, integrated 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet LAN Adapter, 802.11a/b/g/n(Draft) Wireless LAN connection, integrated bluetooth 2.0 + EDR wireless connection, 3 USB ports, Express card slot, PCMCIA slot, integrated 1.3 megapixel webcam and integrated microphone and an eSATA/USB port that allows connection to any high speed backup device.
The MSI X600 notebook is equipped with built-in Azalia compliant audio chip with 3D effect & full duplex with SoundBlaster Pro Compatible Built-in Altec Lansing co-brand speakers delivering SRS premium sound.
MSI X600 also offers its own dock software viz. MSI S-Bar, that can be customized to include your choice of shortcuts to favorite applications like in Mac OS with similar functionality (zoom at mouse scroll over each icon) and this bar can be programmed to dock any side of the desktop plus made to get auto hide.
Weighing just 2.17 Kgs with 6-cell battery pack, the MSI X600 is preloaded with Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium and also feature built-in 5-in-1 card reader, supporting Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO), xD-Picture Card (xD) and HDMI digital out port connection for direct connection to HD system.
MSI X600 comes with a lot of preinstalled software that includes Ulead Burn Now for DVD /CD burning using the external optical drive, ArcSoft Print Creations for printing photo albums, greeting cards, and calendars, and MSI EasyViewer for viewing photos etc.
The MSI X600 comes with 71W 4800 mAh Li-ion 6-cell battery pack that allows 3.5 to 4 hrs backup time with full charge.
- ExpressCard/54 slot
- 3x Hi-Speed USB v2.0 – 4 pin USB Type A ports
- eSATA/USB port
- IEEE 1394 Port
- Modem – phone line – RJ-11
- Network – Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX – RJ-45
- External VGA – 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
- Line-in/microphone – mini-phone 3.5 mm
- Line-out/headphones – mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
- S-video/TV-out (NTSC/PAL) port
- 5-in-1 Media Card Reader
- HDMI Digital Out Port
MSI X600 X-Slim Series Notebooks Features
- Ultra Low Voltage Intel Penryn Core 2 Solo Processor SU3500, 1.4 GHz
- 1 MB L2 Cache, 800 MHz FSB
- 4-GB DDR III SDRAM, 667 MHz (max 4-GB)
- 320-GB Serial-ATA hard disk drive, 5400rpm
- 8x DVD Super Multi Double Layer Optical Drive
- 15.6-inch WXGA TFT LED backlit Wide HD display, 1366 x 768 pixels screen resolution, high brightness 200nits, 16ms response time
- AMD ATI Radeon HD 4330 Graphics Chipset with 512-MB dedicated video RAM
- Intel/PRO Wireless 2200BG (802.11b/g/n(Draft)) Network Connection
- 10/100/1000 gigabit Ethernet Network card
- 56 kbps v.92 fax/modem
- Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR
- Built-in Sstereo Speakers, Dolby 2.1 Stereo Sound
- 1.3 Megapixels Crystal Eye WebCam
- HDMI Digital Out Port
- Built-in Microphone
- 5-in-1 card reader, supporting Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO), xD-Picture Card (xD)
- Type II PC Card slot
- AC/MC 97 soundcard and modem
- 71W 4800 mAh Li-ion 6-cell battery pack, 3.5 to 4 hrs backup
- Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium
- Dimensions: 15.4 x 10.04 x 0.98 inch
- Weight: 2.17 Kgs
Intel Penryn Core 2 Solo ULV Processor SU3500 powered MSI X600 featuring 15.6-inch display is available in India with Windows Vista Home Premium for Rs. 54,000 with 1 year warranty. Option for connecting a high capacity blu-ray optical drive and larger hard drive is available at extra cost. For more information, please visit www.msicomputer.com.