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Announced: MSI S271

Micro-Star International (MSI) has announced one of the first AMD Turion 64 X2 Dual Core powered ultraportable notebooks, the MSI S271.

It has a Aluminum/Magnesium Alloy case, weighs around 4 pounds, with a 12.1-inch widescreen “Super Glare” display (i.e. it handles glare better than many other displays) as well as an internal dual-layer DVD Writer. It utilizes an ATI chipset, can handle up to 2GB of DDR2 memory, and has an ATI Radeon Xpress200 for the graphics chipset. Continue reading

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MSI MEGABOOK MS-1058 / MSI S271

Note: The MS-1058 series is named the MSI S271. Please refer to that link if you are looking for information about MSI’s MS-1058/S271 series.

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MSI Mega Book S271 – MS-1058

Search for news about the MSI S271 Product Name: MSI S271 / MS-1058 Official Page: MSIComputer.com Second Official Page: Global.MSI.com.tw Manufacturer: MSI Computer Corp. (Micro Star International) Announced: May 2006 Available: May 2006 Price: Possibly started at $1500 USD, but … Continue reading

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MEGABOOK S271-491KR

Search for news about the MEGABOOK S271 Note: June 30, 2007: This was just announced and as yet, there is little information available. Photo/Source: Akihabara News Product Name: MEGABOOK S271 or MEGABOOK S271-491KR Official Page: Manufacturer: NC Digitech International Announced: … Continue reading

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Announced: MSI MEGABOOK MS-1058

MSI is rolling out the MEGABOOK MS-1058, one of the first ultraportables that utilizes AMD’s Turion 64 X2 Dual Core CPU (2.0GHz). It weighs just over four pounds, has a 12.1-inch widescreen display, and up to 2GB of memory. It utilizes ATI’s Radeon Xpress 200M chipset, and looks like it has a choice of ATI graphics options, either the Xpress 200M or X300SE. A DVD-Writer is standard, and it has the choice of a 4-cell or 8-cell battery.

We should start seeing a lot more of these 64-bit dual-core notebooks popping up over the next month or two. The Turion 64 X2 was announced just two days ago, but it looks like MSI already had these in the pipeline. It does utilize DDR2 memory (some some mobile offerings from AMD didn’t), and has more power-saving/conservation features built into the CPU.

No word on availability outside of Japan. Continue reading

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