MSI X620

Specifications

MSI X620Notebook: MSI X620
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo SU7300
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:10, 1680x1050 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.4kg
Price: 800 euro
price: 70%, performance: 53%, features: - %, display: 80% mobility: 88%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 65%

Reviews for the MSI X620

MSI X620: A Notebook with Extreme Autonomy
Source: Inside HW English
We've saved the best for last. The large eight-cell battery turned out to be a revelation indeed. It managed to pull of an entire three hours under full load, while pushing the autonomy to an incredible 14.5 hours when switched to the integrated graphics solution. Although this number was obtained under minimum load, for a notebook with this display size and hardware components, this is an amazing result.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/28/2010
Rating: mobility: 90%

Foreign Reviews

Recensione MSI X-Slim X620
Source: Notebook Italia Italian IT→EN
Review Type Unknown, online available, Length Unknown, Date: 07/20/2010
Rating: performance: 80% mobility: 80%
MSI X-Slim X620
Source: CDR-Hard CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/08/2010
Rating: price: 80% performance: 40% display: 80% mobility: 90% emissions: 40%
MSI X620
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/11/2010
Rating: mobility: 90% emissions: 90%
MSI X620
Source: HwT DA→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/08/2010
Rating: price: 60% performance: 40%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430: DirectX 11 chip with the codename Park LP, slowest clocked HD 5400 series chip.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

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


Intel Core 2 Duo: This is the Core Duo and Core Solo successor with a longer pipeline and 5-20% more speed without more power consumption. As an addition to the Core Duo design there exists a fourth decoder, an amplified SSE-unit and an additional arithmetical logical unit (ALU).

The Core 2 Duo for laptops is identical to the desktop Core 2 Duo processors but the notebook-processors work with lower voltages (0.95 to 1188 Volt) and a lower Frontside bus clock (1066 vs 667 MHz). The performance of equally clocked notebooks is 20-25% lower than Desktop PCs because of the lower Frontside bus clock and the slower hard disks.


SU7300: Slow clocked dual core processor with a low TDP of 10 Watt.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. 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.


2.4 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 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.

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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2010-06- 7 (Update: 2012-05-26)