MSI has today announced the release of a stylishly classy MSI FX400 Notebook, that is powered by Intel Core i5 processor and features 14-inch LED display powered by NVIDIA GeForce GT 325M discrete graphics card with 1GB dedicated video memory.
The MSI FX400 notebook features aerodynamic lines, a chic exterior, 3D totem seal coating technology to prevent scratching, Turbo Drive Engine (TDE) technology, and cinema-class THX surround sound.
The MSI FX400 also features GPU Boost technology to automatically switch graphics card modes to optimize graphics and processing performance.
MSI Fx400 notebook incorporates MSI’s own 3D totem seal coating and this jet black 3D totem seal coating in the cover to prevent scratching, smudging, wear, and peeling. A silver MSI logo is set in the center of the cover and the area in front of the keyboard features raised diamond texture for added comfort, giving these models a classic feel heretofore only available in handmade products.
MSI FX400 features chrome-plated power button which is set off by a cold luminescent blue light, while the trim encircling the speakers and body give off a platinum aura.
The cover of the FX400 features MSI’s exclusive raised coating to add texture and keep scratching, wear, and fingerprints to a minimum. This machine remains pristine no matter how long you use it. The areas on either side of the touchpad feature raised totem seal coating to give the FX400 a feel heretofore only found with handmade products.
The FX400 features powerful multimedia processing and MSI’s own Cinema Pro technology for the best possible graphics and with a touch of the Cinema Pro hotkey the system instantly kicks in the film mode for higher resolution and richer colors to bring you the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios.
The unique chiclet keyboard, raised multi-point touchpad, and brush finish metal hotkey area underscore the quality engineering capabilities employed by MSI to merge art, fashion, and technology.
MSI FX400 notebook is powered by Intel’s Core i5 processor with HM55 chipset mainboard that offers better performance, while consuming less power and the Intel Turbo Boost and Intel Hyper-Threading technology—dynamic performance adjustment technology to handle more data, while vastly enhancing overall system performance.
The MSI FX400 notebook also feature MSI’s own Turbo Drive Engine technology for instantly throttling up performance with one touch of the brushed metal P1 hotkey above the keyboard, so your NB can process high load applications without bogging down.
The FX400 14-inch laptop includes upto 4GB DDR3 1066 MHz RAM in 2 SODIMM slots, upto 500 GB 5400 rpm SATA hard disk drive, 4-in-1 media card reader supporting XD/SD/MMC/Memory Stick, and integrated HD webcam.
It also features WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/draft n wireless LAN, Bluetooth V2.1 + EDR connection, HDMI digital out port, D-sub VGA poer, 2 USB 2.0 ports, one e-SATA/USB Combo port, Mic-in, Headphone out, and standard RJ-45 port for 100/1000 Ethernet connection.
The MSI FX400 notebook comes with 14-inch HD/Full HD TFT LCD display powered by the nVIDIA GeForce GT 325M discrete graphics card with 1GB dedicated GDDR3 video memory for high performance.
In addition, when system needs extra processing power, the automatic graphics switching in MSI’s GPU Boost technology switches over to discrete graphics card mode for superior, true-to-life multimedia enjoyment. When performing general word processing tasks or browsing the Internet, it automatically cuts to the power-sipping integrated graphics chip mode.
MSI FX400 14-inch notebook also incorporates professional theater-grade THX smart wrap around sound technology that consists of theater-class speakers for high fidelity sound regardless of music type or frequency. The Smart Volume and Surround technologies further ensure clean, crisp sound to maximize your multimedia experience.
“The FX400, MSI’s latest masterpiece, is sheathed in its own raised totem seal coating to prevent against scratching and smudging and features MSI’s stylish and meticulous craftsmanship that put the FX400 in a class all its own. MSI worked in close cooperation with internationally renowned sound system designer THX to craft the theater-class surround sound, enhancing the FX400’s sound output capabilities, giving you sound quality that blasts away the competition,” said MSI Marketing Director Sam Chern.
Cinema Pro technology: The FX400 features powerful multimedia processing and MSI’s own Cinema Pro technology for the best possible graphics. A touch of the Cinema Pro hotkey instantly kicks in the film mode for higher resolution and richer colors to bring you the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios.
The 14-inch MSI FX600 notebook measures 350(L)x234(W)x29.7~33.5 (H) mm and weighs 2.2 kgs with 6-cell battery.
Key Features of MSI FX400 laptop
- Intel Core i5 processor
- HM55 Chipset
- Upto 4-GB DDR3-1333 MHz x 2 SODIMM slot
- 250/320/500GB SATA 2.5-inch HDD
- 14-inch HD TFT LCD Display
- NVIDIA GeForce GT 325M Discrete Graphics with 1GB dedicated video RAM
- 12.7mm ODD display
- Super Multi DVD Writer
- 2 in 1 Card Reader Supporting SD/Memory Stick
- HDMI Digital Out Port
- 3X USB 2.0 Ports
- 1X e-SATA power port
- Mic-in, Headphone out
- 10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN
- Intel 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth V2.1+EDR
- Webcam 1.3M Webcam
- Sound THX TruStudio PC
- x2 Theater Class Speakers
- Special Features: Cinema Pro, TDE, ECO Engine, Anti-Fingerprint Color-Film-Print
- Dimensions - 350(L)x234(W)x29.7~33.5 (H)
- Weight - 2.2 kg
Price and Availability
Sadly, MSI has not yet revealed FX400 notebook price or availability in any market as yet.
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