MSI http://www.stuff.tv/msi/all en-GB MSI unveils GE620DX gaming laptop http://www.stuff.tv/ge620dx/msi-unveils-ge620dx-gaming-laptop/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We predict spending a lot of time with the GE620DX </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="391" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSI-GE620DX-gaming-laptop_0.jpg?1364401637" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_3024.jpg?1364401637" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>When buying a gaming laptop, we're quite fussy about the specs. MSI is betting on power, visuals and sound to be precise with its latest piece of hardware and the GE620DX's stash of not-so-secret weaponry includes a quad-core Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce GT 555m graphics card and THX surround sound.</p> <p>With a 15.6in HD display and a GPU Boost feature – to free up the internal graphics chip for intensive gaming – MSI has cruised through the first levels on the way to getting us to part with our cash but is making us wait for a price or release date.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/news-nugget/msi-unveils-ge620dx-gaming-laptop </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/ge620dx/msi-unveils-ge620dx-gaming-laptop/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/ge620dx/msi-unveils-ge620dx-gaming-laptop/news#comments GE620DX MSI Fri, 29 Jul 2011 10:21:21 +0000 Sophie Charara 417246 at http://www.stuff.tv In detail – MSI WindPad 100 http://www.stuff.tv/msi/detail-%E2%80%93-msi-windpad-100/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rember the WindPad we saw at Computex? Now it&#039;s back in this glossy set of pics which show off its curves to full effect. We&#039;re also seeing the dock </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/19545077emn_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="318" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/19550082cbli_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="274" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/19548076fbli_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="670" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/195510461bli_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="254" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/195470942bli_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="133" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/195460c14bli_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="303" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/19549099ebli_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/194370c3cbli_367.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Rember <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/MSI-shows-off-the-WindPad/14567/" target="_blank">the WindPad we saw at Computex</a>? Now it's back in this glossy set of pics which show off its curves to full effect. We're also seeing the dock here (with what looks like a built-in speaker – more on that later). We'd expect the spec to look about the same on this Atom-engined tablet. That means it'll run Windows 7 and have a 32GB SSD.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/stuff/in-detail-msi-windpad-100 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/detail-%E2%80%93-msi-windpad-100/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/detail-%E2%80%93-msi-windpad-100/news#comments MSI WindPad 100 Tue, 17 Aug 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14929 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI GX740 http://www.stuff.tv/msi-gx740/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MSI&#039;s latest gaming laptop promises big screen, big performance but a three-figure cost. Does it deliver? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="500" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/IMG_166038.jpg?1364298977" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="751" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSIgx740front.jpg?1364298977" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="800" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSIGX740sideview.jpg?1364298977" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="900" height="700" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSIgx7400Back.jpg?1364298977" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>MSI's latest GX740 is the anathema of high-spec gaming laptops. Normally, if you want a machine that's built for performance, like the <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Asus-G73-review/" target="_blank">Asus G73</a> or the <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/Alienware-m17x-arrives-for-hardcore-gaming-duty/12461/" target="_blank">Alienware M17x</a>, it's going to cost you. All those cutting-edge components don't come cheap, you know.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £1,000.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Outstanding value for a high-performance games machine, made possible by some sensible spec compromises </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/msi-gx740 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi-gx740/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi-gx740/review#comments GX740 Laptops MSI Thu, 12 Aug 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 14914 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI Wind Top AE2400 is official http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-top-ae2400-official/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We knew this one was coming; MSI showed off its new all-in-one at CeBit 2010 and again at Computex a couple of weeks ago. But it’s still nice to becom </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/1846205c5mn_0.jpg?1364403953" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>We knew this one was coming; MSI showed off its new all-in-one at <a href="http://stuff.tv/blogs/cool/archive/2010/03/03/the-best-and-worst-of-cebit-2010.aspx" target="_blank">CeBit 2010</a> and again at <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/MSI-debuts-fresh-laptops-and-all-in-ones/14577/" target="_blank">Computex</a> a couple of weeks ago. But it’s still nice to become properly acquainted with the 2.7GHz multimedia 3D workhorse.</p> <p>Aimed at the movie and game crowd, the latest Wind Top AE2400 has a 23.6in HD display, amply supplied by the discrete ATI Radeon 3D graphics card’s 1080p output.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/stuff/msi-wind-top-ae2400-is-official </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-top-ae2400-official/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-top-ae2400-official/news#comments MSI Wind Top AE2400 Wed, 16 Jun 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14658 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI debuts fresh laptops and all-in-ones http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-debuts-fresh-laptops-and-all-ones/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Computex is well under way in Taiwan, and MSI has been particularly busy. Not only has the firm unveiled the WindPad tablet, it’s also just pulled the </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/181450cffmn_1.jpg?1364403969" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Computex is well under way in Taiwan, and MSI has been particularly busy. Not only has the firm unveiled the <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/MSI-shows-off-the-WindPad/14567/" target="_blank">WindPad tablet</a>, it’s also just pulled the dustsheets off a boatload of new all-in-ones and laptops.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/stuff/msi-debuts-fresh-laptops-and-all-ones </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-debuts-fresh-laptops-and-all-ones/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-debuts-fresh-laptops-and-all-ones/news#comments MSI Wed, 02 Jun 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14577 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI shows off the WindPad http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-shows-windpad/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The whole world is going tablet crazy, it seems. MSI is the latest company to rip the wrappers off a portable touchscreen PC. It’s called the WindPad </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/181200525mn_1.jpg?1364403969" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The whole world is going tablet crazy, it seems. MSI is the latest company to rip the wrappers off a portable touchscreen PC. It’s called the WindPad and it’s coming out later this year.</p> <p>Spec wise we know the WindPad has a 1024 x 600 10-inch capacitive screen, Windows 7 Home Premium, a 1.66GHz Intel Atom processor, 2GB RAM and 32GB of solid state storage. It’ll also have an HDMI output for whizzing 720p hi-def video over to your HDTV.</p> <p>Pricing will apparently be around the $499 mark. That’s roughly £345 at the current exchange rate.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/computers-and-consoles/stuff/msi-shows-windpad </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-shows-windpad/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-shows-windpad/news#comments MSI WindPad Tue, 01 Jun 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14567 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI X-Slim X600 http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-x-slim-x600/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An affordable, super-skinny 15incher with a decent processor and good graphics. Is the X600 the ultimate mix of laptop power and netbook design? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="672" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/msi-x-slim-x600.jpg?1364299407" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="814" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSI_XSlim_X600.jpg?1364299407" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="752" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSIxslimangle.jpg?1364299407" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="666" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/msiXslim.jpg?1364299407" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="665" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/X0slimX600side.jpg?1364299407" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Back when MSI released its first X-Slim notebook, the 13in <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/MSI-X-Slim-X340-review/" target="_blank">X340</a>, there weren't many ways you could get your hands on an inch-thick laptop for under £1,000.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £799.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Let down by a low-resolution screen and average build quality, but for the size and weight it’s superb value </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/msi-x-slim-x600 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-x-slim-x600/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-x-slim-x600/review#comments Laptops MSI X-Slim X600 Fri, 25 Sep 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 13349 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI X-Slim X340 http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-x-slim-x340/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Skinny as a low-fat latte but without a premium price, is the MSI X-Slim the MacBook Air for the masses? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="768" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/msi-x-slim-x340-012fr-1.jpg?1364299599" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Other than the ageing <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Rock-Pegasus-210/" target="_blank">Rock Pegasus 210</a>, there's no other computer that's quite like the MSI X-Slim. That's not to say it's completely unique: rather that it blends together ideas from all over the silicon spectrum in a way no-one else has quite done before. </p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £760.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> More than a netbook but not quite a proper portable PC, this is a good compromise but not an essential purchase </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/msi-x-slim-x340 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-x-slim-x340/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-x-slim-x340/review#comments MSI Netbooks X-Slim X340 Fri, 29 May 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 12449 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI Wind Top AE1900 http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-top-ae1900/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The all-in-one Wind is here at last. But does the huge 18in screen justify a huge price? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="4863" height="4096" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/msi_wind_top_ae1900_1.jpg?1364299599" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The third nettop to pass through our labs is the MSI Wind Top. While the name may raise a puzzled smile, the large 18in screen comes clad in a classy transparent and brushed aluminium frame, so it demands to be taken seriously.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £550.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Exactly what a nettop should be, in every respect but the price </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/msi-wind-top-ae1900 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-top-ae1900/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-top-ae1900/review#comments MSI Netbooks Wind Top AE1900 Thu, 14 May 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 12358 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI GT725 http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-gt725/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Light for a 17in and ridiculously powerful, MSI&#039;s latest quad-core laptop is upping the game for play-friendly laptops </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1040" height="800" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/MSI_GT725_9.jpg?1364299492" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>There are countless laptops that claim to be capable of running the latest games. The trouble is, the only ones that can actually do it at any sort of quality level are back-breakingly heavy and could only be more expensive if they were made from solid gold.</p> <p>Which is why MSI's new GT725 defies all our expectations of a games machine. It's only 200g heavier than a 17in aluminium <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Apple-MacBook-Pro-09/" target="_blank">MacBook Pro</a>, and the price tag is only just the wrong side of a grand.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £1,100.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Light, well designed and extremely powerful, no other gaming laptop comes close to offering this kind of value for money </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/msi-gt725 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-gt725/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-gt725/review#comments GT725 Laptops MSI Fri, 20 Mar 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 12055 at http://www.stuff.tv MSI Wind U100 http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-u100/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MSI’s long awaited Eee PC-killer is here. Is it a silent assassin or a hopeless hitman? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1600" height="1372" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/58212-msi-wind-u100-blanc.jpg?1364299859" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The recent flurry of mini PCs may all look alike but, like a manufactured boy band, they’ve all subtly carved their own identities.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £330.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Big without the bulk, but poor battery life lets the MSI down </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/msi-wind-u100 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-u100/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/msi/msi-wind-u100/review#comments MSI Netbooks Wind U100 Thu, 10 Jul 2008 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 10413 at http://www.stuff.tv