MSI Megabook L715
SpecificationsNotebook: MSI Megabook L715
Processor: AMD Turion 64 MT-34
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon X700 256 MB
Display: 17.1 inch, 16:10, 1680x1050 pixels
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
Reviews for the MSI Megabook L715
Source: PC Magazin DE→EN
Comparison, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/01/2006
Rating: Total score: 61% price: 85%
Source: c't DE→EN
Comparison, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/01/2006
Rating: performance: 85% features: 95% display: 75% ergonomy: 85%
Source: Notebookcheck DE→EN
Comparison, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/23/2006
Rating: Total score: 77% performance: 89% display: 74% mobility: 63% workmanship: 81% emissions: 71%
ATI Mobility Radeon X700: ATI Mobility Radeon X700 is the middle class graphic card for notebooks of the X000 series (the 1000 series). Its performance can be compared with NVIDIA Go 6600. Technically it is comparable with the desktop X700 graphic chip + energy saving functions.
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.
AMD Turion 64: This is a derivative of the Athlon 64 with SSE3 with nx storage protection, 32 and 64 bit support, integrated memory controller for PC3200 memory, mode for low capacity, HT800 and 2 variants ML with 35 Watt and MB with 25 Watt consumption. Regarding the consumption MT might be very similar to a Pentium M. The speed is moderate and approximately as fast as an Pentium M with equivalent clock speed.
MT-34: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.
MSI: Micro-Star International (MSI), is a Taiwan based computer hardware manufacturer since 1986 best known for desktop computer motherboards. MSI also designs and manufactures graphics cards, barebone PCs, notebook computers, networking products, servers, multimedia, consumer electronics, and storage devices. MSI, as most Taiwanese computer manufacturers, sells products on OEM/ODM basis. It also sells products worldwide based on its own brand name "MSI". The market share of laptops with the MSI brand is rather low.
69%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.