MSI X460DX-i548W7P

Specifications

MSI X460DX-i548W7PNotebook: MSI X460DX-i548W7P (X-Slim X460 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2430M
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2kg
Price: 900 euro
Average Score: 88.5% - very good
Average of 4 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 60%, features: 50%, display: 30% mobility: 70%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 50%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the MSI X460DX-i548W7P

Foreign Reviews

85% Begleiter mit Ausdauer
Source: Chip.de - Test&Kauf 2/12 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 03/01/2012
Rating: Total score: 85%
94% Kompakt, schnell, gut
Source: PC Praxis - 2/12 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/01/2012
Rating: Total score: 94%
MSI X460DX-i548W7P
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/31/2011
Rating: performance: 60% features: 50% display: 30% mobility: 70% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 50%
85% Notebook mit Wireless-Display
Source: Chip.de - HD Welt 1/12 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Rating: Total score: 85%
MSI X460 im Test
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
good but too expensive
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/11/2012
90% MSI X460DX
Source: Laptopworld.dk DA→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/17/2012
Rating: Total score: 90%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M:

Mid-range graphics card based on the GT 435M chip (GF108) with higher clock rates and DDR3 support.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


2430M: Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.4 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.7-3 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1200 MHz Turbo).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.0": 14 inch display size is a mixture between the small formats of subnotebooks and the 15 inch standard display. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2 kg: These sub-notebooks weight less than the average of all notebooks, but represent a heavier class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 12 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


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.

MSI reviews


88.5%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-11-11 (Update: 2012-05-26)