MSI X-Slim X340

MSI X-Slim X340

Product Name: MSI X-Slim X340

Summary:
– 13″ 16:9 Display, Intel CULV
– Search SL’s archives for MSI X-Slim X340 News
Markets: Consumers/Professionals
Regions: Worldwide (possibly)
– This Page Updated: April 4, 2009

Notes:
– MSI Claims it will consumer 1/6 the power of other notebooks
– One of the first to be based on Intel’s Consumer Ultra Low Voltage (CULV) Platform
– MSI’s description: “Light, Slim, Aesthetic”
– HDMI connection
– Blu-Ray support (external optical drive)
– Webcam

Related Stories:
April 4, 2009: MSI X-Slim X340 Compared to Lenovo X301
Mar 5, 2009: MSI X-Slim X340 Hands-On (SlashGear)
Feb 26, 2009: MSI and Asustek to Showcase CULV Laptops at CeBIT
Feb 23, 2009: MSI Shows Off X-Slim X340, X600 Before CeBIT

History:
Status: In production
Announced: Feb 2009
Available:
Price: Possibly around $699 – $998

Related Laptops:
– May compete with 13.3-inch U Leader Design Altro
– Similar to MSI X-Slim X320 (which is Atom-based)
– Being introduced at the same time as the MSI X600 (15.6-inch)

Models:
– Three colors: Splendid Champagne Gold, Elegant Peral White, Stylish Techno Black

CPU/Platform/Memory:
CPU: Intel Centrino ULV CPU
Chipset: Intel Centrino (CULV)
Front-side Bus:
Memory:
Memory Capacity:

Graphics/Display:
Display: 13-inch LED-backlit 16:9
Resolution:
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: Probably Intel
Graphics Memory:
Video Out: 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
Other:

Storage:
Hard Drive Type:
Hard Drive Capacity:
Optical: External/USB
eSATA Port:
Other: Blu-Ray Support

Connectivity/Networking:
Wireless: 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth: Yes
Mobile Broadband: Optional WiMAX
Modem:
Ethernet: Yes

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset:
Internal Speakers/Microphone:
Audio I/O:
USB:
Firewire:
PC Card/ExpressCard:
Flash/Memory Card Reader: Possibly Secure Digital (SD)
Keyboard/Mouse: Touchpad
Other:

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

Software & Warranty:
Operating System:
Other Software:
Drivers:
Warranty:

Battery:
Type:
Options:
Battery Life:

Dimensions:
Width: inches / mm
Depth: inches / mm
Height: 0.24 – 0.78 inches / 6mm – 19.8mm
Weight: 2.87 pounds / 1.3 kg