MSI Megabook S425

MSI Megabook S425


MSI Megabook S425
MSI Megabook S425
Intel Pentium M 750
Graphics adapter
14.1 inch 16:10, 1280 x 800 pixel
,  GB 
, : 0GB, 0rpm
Additional features
HDD: 0GB, 0rpm, ,
2.1 kg ( = 74.08 oz / 4.63 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Average Score: 69.5% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 71%, features: 78%, display: 79% mobility: 79%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 58%, emissions: 79%

Reviews for the MSI Megabook S425

60% A budget single-core notebook for undemanding users
Source: English
With a cheeky nod to Apple's design team, MSI's Megabook S425 is a tidy looking notebook with a sharp 14.1in screen. Like many MSI models, the keyboard lettering and minimal track pad look futuristic, while the blue LEDs that illuminate the power button, hard disk activity, Wifi connection and suchlike look positively space age. The pearl white keyboard, palm rest and screen trim complements the black exterior, even though everything is moulded from plastic. The Intel Pentium M 750 (1.86GHz) processor and 1GB DDR2 Ram aren't quite as modern but, at this price, we weren't expecting one of the new Core Duo processors.
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(von 5): 3, Preis/Leistung 4, Ausstattung 3, Ergonomie 3
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/03/2006
Rating: Total score: 60% price: 80% features: 60% ergonomy: 60%

Foreign Reviews

MSI Megabook S425
Source: c't German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/10/2006
Rating: performance: 75% features: 95% display: 75% ergonomy: 45%
79% Testbericht MSI Megabook S425
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Review Type Unknown, , Length Unknown, Date: 02/11/2006
Rating: Total score: 79% performance: 66% display: 83% mobility: 79% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 70% emissions: 79%


NVIDIA GeForce Go 6200: Smalles card of the GeForce 6 series and not much faster than integrated graphic cores. Only advantage is the PureVideo technology. These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Intel Pentium M: With Intel chip set (855 or 915) and Intel WLAN also available with the name Centrino (name for the package).
In the comparison very fast per megahertz and very modest with weaknesses in floating point operations.
It is also available as a low voltage version with very small current consumption.
750: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This display size represents a treshold between the small sizes of subnotebooks and ultrabooks and the standard-sizes of office- and multimedia laptops on the other hand. Laptops with that size are somewhat rare, nowadays.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
2.1 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).

69.5%: 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.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-01-15)