Price comparison Reviews on Laptops at Ciao. MSI is not present in the smartphone market. Encoding video or music would probably see higher gains with an overclocked processor, over most gaming situations. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. Be sure to visit the contest entry page to find out more. This was a first for me, as I have never seen this on any other notebook reviewed to date.

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Even then frame rates did slow down at time, usually around heavy action. With its glossy black finish, flame decals, and huge MSI logo front and center it really gets noticed compared to other notebooks.

The display found on the GX is a matte style, which is odd with most gaming notebooks today having the popular glossy type.

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As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. Vidro GX has a full-size keyboard … but it does use some compact keys. PCMark05 and wPrime saw a much greater jump in performance, so we knew it did “something. This is a question that is probably best left to our colleagues over at GameAxis for an in-depth discussion, but an unmistakable trend is that computer and video games have gone mainstream now.

Exhaust port, Kensington lock slot. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community. Price comparison Reviews on Laptops at Ciao. During game-play the noise would increase even more, even though the turbo mode did not really help much.

I found myself having to slow down and verify the position of my finger each time I wanted to aim for that key. Chassis flex is present, noticed when holding the notebook by the palmrest or pressing firmly on different parts of the notebook. Intel Core 2 Duo T 2.

Please share our article, every link counts! Some mild flex was found on the keyboard in mai sections, but nothing too severe. Fan noise was minimal or completely off when browsing the web. This was noticed with our 3DMark06 benchmarks, where the turbo button gains were almost non-existent.

The gaming audience as a whole has increased substantially, but it would seem from MSI’s design that they’re focusing on the younger. Visit our network of sites: Its graphics performance is rather average, however, so anyone who plays games might be better off with an Alienware M or Dell XPS M The scrolling area is not fully defined, so sometimes you can accidentally enter it making the pointer go nuts.

It does not look that pretentious and fancy than the previously reviewed Magabook GX with Extreme Gaming design.

For most consumers, we find its design may be a little too loud and crass to be carrying around. The MSI GX’s snazzy case looks like a powerhouse gaming laptop, but its performance is better suited to the casual gamer. MSI is not present in the smartphone market. This weight is representative for typical laptops with a inch display-diagonal.

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No hiss or static was present, just a nice clean signal. SD card reader, Line-out, microphone in, and headphone jacks. The only feature that seemed to be missing was big LEDs to light up the logo, which most lecturers will love not being in their classroom.

When gaming I always liked to max the backlight out to get any help I could in dark games like BioShock. Horizontal viewing range was more than adequate, so sharing the screen for a movie would not be a problem. The notebook did get quite loud when you enabled the overclocking mode.

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Mwi of the left control key is also in an odd position one over from the left, with the function key taking its place. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. Volume levels were high enough to allow coworkers to get into your game even if they were busy doing work. One key in particular, the “.