MSI VR220

MSI VR220

Product Name: MSI VR220 YA

Amazon.com – US (Starting at $699):
MSI VR220-012US – Blue
MSI VR220-004US – Black
MSI VR220-005US – Green
MSI VR220-023US – Pink

Summary:
– 12.1″, Intel Dual-Core, Late 2008
– Search SL’s archives for VR220 News
Markets: Budget/Consumer
Regions: Possibly Worldwide
– This Page Updated: Dec 10, 2008

Notes:
– Comes with a protective bag
– Comes in Denim Blue, Coral Pink, Wasabi Green, and Black
– Magnesium Alloy in some areas
– Some models have integrated Digital TV (DTV) Receivers
– “Exclusive ECO Engine Power Management System”
– Maybe a slightly older Intel CPU (Celeron?)

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History:
Status: In production
Announced:
Available: – Late 2008
Price: Dec 10 , 2008 – $699.99 (Pre-Order)

Related Laptops:
– Part of VR series, MSI VR340 is 13.3″

Updates over previous models:
– This is a new line

Models:
– Intel T3200, 2GB RAM, 250GB HDD, 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth, 8-Cell Battery, Windows Vista Premium
– Start at $699.00
MSI VR220-004US – Black 9S7-122813-004
MSI VR220-005US – Green 9S7-122816-005
MSI VR220-012US – Blue 9S7-122817-012
MSI VR220-023US – Pink 9S7-122815-012

CPU/Platform/Memory:
CPU: Intel T3200 (2GHz, 1MB L2)
Chipset: Intel GL40 + ICH9-M
Front-side Bus: 667MHz
Memory: DDR2 667MHz SDRAM
Memory Capacity: 2GB – 4GB (2 slots)

Graphics/Display:
Display: 12.1″ Anti-Glare, ACV (Amazing Crystal Vision)
Resolution: WXGA 1280×800
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: Intel® GMA 4500M
Graphics Memory: Shared
Video Out: VGA Port
Other:

Storage:
Hard Drive Type: 2.5″ Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Drive Capacity: 250GB
Optical: Internal Super Multi-Writer
eSATA Port: No
Other:

Connectivity/Networking:
Wireless: 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth: Yes
Mobile Broadband:
Modem: 56K Modem
Ethernet: 10/100/1000 Gigabit

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset:
Internal Speakers/Microphone: 2x 2W Stereo Speakers
Audio I/O: 1x Line-In/Microphone, 1x Line-Out/Headphones
USB: 3x USB 2.0
Firewire:
PC Card/ExpressCard: 1x PCI ExpressCard
Flash/Memory Card Reader: 3-in-1, Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS)
Keyboard/Mouse:
Other: 1.3MP Webcam

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint:
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):
Other:

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium, Vista Business
Other Software:
Drivers: Global.MSI.TW.com
Warranty:

Battery:
Type: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Options: 8-cell Battery
Battery Life:

Dimensions:
Width: 11.93 inches / 303 mm
Depth: 9.09 inches / 230.9 mm
Height: 0.94 – 1.18 inches / 23.9 – 29.97 mm
Weight: 3.97 pounds / 1.8 kg