Notebookcheck

MSI CR630-V1225FD

Specifications

MSI CR630-V1225FD
MSI CR630-V1225FD (CR630 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
ATI Radeon HD 4270, Core: 590 MHz, 8.720.0.0
Memory
2048 MB 
, PC3-10600
Display
15.6 inch 16:10, 1366x768 pixel, CPT, glossy: yes
Mainboard
AMD M785
Storage
WDC Scorpio Blue WD2500BEVT-22A23, 250 GB 
, 5400 rpm, 5400 rpm
Soundcard
ATI RS690 HDMI @ ATI SB800
Connections
1 Express Card 34mm, 3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 eSata, Audio Connections: line-out, mic, Card Reader: SD/MMC/MS/xD
Networking
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller (10/100/1000MBit), Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n)
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT32N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 35 x 374 x 247 ( = 1.38 x 14.72 x 9.72 in)
Battery
49 Wh Lithium-Ion, 11.1V 4400mAh
Operating System
FreeDos
Camera
Webcam: 1.3MP
Additional features
24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.415 kg ( = 85.19 oz / 5.32 pounds), Power Supply: 252 g ( = 8.89 oz / 0.56 pounds)

 

Average Score: 73% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: 61%, performance: 61%, features: 75%, display: 69% mobility: 78%, workmanship: 68%, ergonomy: 70%, emissions: 87%

Reviews for the MSI CR630-V1225FD

73% Review MSI CR630 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Plastic book. Many shortcomings and few genuine good points, is how we would sum up this cut-price laptop for €370. Before we can get too pleased about its excellent range of ports, our hands slip over the case’s glassy surface. Read on to find out more about this laptop and its AMD V series V120 processor.
73% Test MSI CR630 Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/29/2010
Rating: Total score: 73% price: 61% display: 69% mobility: 78% workmanship: 68% ergonomy: 70% emissions: 87%

Comment

ATI Radeon HD 4270: Onboard (shared memory) graphics card in the RS880M chipset with Avivo HD support. Technically a higher clocked HD 4250. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
V120: Entry level single core processor with an integrated DDR3 memory controller. Due to the high clock speed, the CPU should be much faster than Atom CPUs.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
2.415 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


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 is not present in the smartphone market. As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. The ratings of MSI laptops are above average in the tests (as of 2016).


73%: 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.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

MSI CR630
Radeon HD 4270, Athlon II P320

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

MSI CR650-642XPL
Radeon HD 7310, E-Series E1-1200, 15.6", 2.4 kg
MSI X-Slim X460
HD Graphics 3000, Core i7 2630QM, 14", 2 kg
MSI CR640-020UK
HD Graphics 3000, Core i3 2310M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
MSI CR640-035US
HD Graphics 3000, Core i3 2310M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
MSI A6400-Ci507 S
HD Graphics 3000, Core i5 2410M, 15.6", 2.5 kg
MSI CR620-643UK
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) HD Graphics, Core i3 370M, 15.6", 2.5 kg
MSI CR620-691US
Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500MHD, Core i3 380M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
MSI CX605-059XPL
Mobility Radeon HD 5470, Pentium Dual Core T4500, 15.6", 2.5 kg
MSI CR640
HD Graphics 3000, Core i5 2410M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
MSI CR650
Radeon HD 6310, E-Series E-350, 15.6", 2.5 kg

Devices from the same Manufacturer

MSI PL62 7RC-001
GeForce MX150, Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 2.2 kg
MSI PE70 7RD-644XES
GeForce GTX 1050 (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 2.7 kg
MSI GT72VR 7RD-462XES
GeForce GTX 1060 (Laptop), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 3.78 kg
MSI GT72VR 6RE-266NL
GeForce GTX 1070 (Laptop), Core i7 6820HK, 17.3", 3.78 kg
MSI GS63 7RE-026XES
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 1.8 kg
MSI GP72 7REX-612XES Leopard Pro
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 2.7 kg
MSI GP72 7RDX-488XRU Leopard
GeForce GTX 1050 (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 2.7 kg
MSI GP72 6QF-690NL Leopard Pro
GeForce GTX 960M, Core i7 6700HQ, 17.3", 2.6 kg
MSI GS73VR-7RF-273TR
GeForce GTX 1060 (Laptop), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 2.43 kg
MSI GP62M 7RD Leopard - 7RD-076DE
GeForce GTX 1050 (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 2.2 kg
MSI GE72MVR 7RG-046
GeForce GTX 1070 (Laptop), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 2.7 kg
MSI GS63VR 7RG-006DE
GeForce GTX 1070 (Laptop), Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 1.8 kg
MSI GT75VR Titan
GeForce GTX 1080 (Laptop), Core i7 7820HK, 17.3", 0 kg
MSI GS63 7RE-011 Stealth Pro
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 1.8 kg
MSI WE62 7RJ-1833US
Quadro M2200, Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
MSI PE70 7RD-086ES
GeForce GTX 1050 (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 17.3", 2.7 kg
MSI GP62 7RE-431XES
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
MSI GL62M 7RDX-1096
GeForce GTX 1050 (Notebook), Core i7 7700HQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Current Prices
Please share our article, every link counts!
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > MSI > MSI CR630-V1225FD
Stefan Hinum, 2010-12-26 (Update: 2012-05-26)