MSI GX640-098US gaming laptop Review
In my previous post I have written gaming laptop buying guide. Today I am going to post affordable gaming laptop reviews. Just few years back buying a gaming laptop or notebooks means burning hole in your pocket. But today you can select one for you from wide ranges of affordable gaming laptops. If your budget is around $1000 then you can go for MSI GX640-098US gaming laptop. MSI recently started shipping of this laptop and available in many stores including amazon.
Basic Specification of MSI GX640-98US
MSI GX640-98US laptop is a midsized inexpensive gaming laptop which comes with 15.6” display. It hosts exclusive features like powerful processors, graphics, which make it perfect desktop replacement. When comes to processor this device is powered by Intel Core i5 I5-430M works at the speed of 2.26 MHz. It integrated with turbo boost technology and Hyper-Threading technology which make this MSI device excellent gaming laptop. Memory include 4GB DDR3 RAM in 2*2 format.
When comes to storage capacity MSI GX640-98US gaming laptop it equipped with 500GB SATA hard drive with 7,200 rpm speed and windows 7 home premium operating system onto it.
The 15.4” TFT glossy screen of MSI GX640-098US gaming laptop has resolution of 1680 x 1050 ( max).
Now the important part of gaming laptop- graphics
GX640-098US laptop comes with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5850 graphics with 1GB video memory. This ATI GPUs are known for faster, prosperous, sensible visuals and excellent High definition gaming performance. Not only that, overall configuration of this laptop allows you to play powerful games along with other multimedia task like watching video etc.
Optical drive-It comes with Super Multi DVD Drive Also comes with 4-1 card reader which includes SD memory card, multimedia memory card, xD-Picture Card and picture sticks.
Webcam– It integrated with webcam of 2.0 Megapixels.
MSI GX640-098US gaming laptop hosts two USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI output, one 15 pin graphics card output and MIC and headphone connectivity.
Networking support includes Gigabit Ethernet LAN and Built-in 802.11a/g/n WLAN.
This gaming notebook weighs only 6 pounds including 9 cell battery weights. Overall battery life is of 3 hours in normal course. It has an extra numeric keypad.
One another feature of its keyboard is that its W,S,A and D is highlighted and arrow indications are made for faster gaming experiences.
At $1199 price tag, the MSI GX640-098US gaming laptop will emerge as an excellent gaming laptop. You can consider it for desktop replacement as well. At the time of writing this review, this gaming laptop is available at discount price of $1100 in Amazon.