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MSI GX60 gaming notebook with Eyefinity support

We believe gaming is for everyone Today, MSI presents the all new MSI GX60 gaming notebook. Equipped with an AMD A10 APU and the renowned AMD HD7970M graphics card, the MSI GX60 is providing the user with the best of two worlds: an affordable notebook with an extreme gaming performance. One of the greatest aspects of this notebook is the support for AMD’s Eyefinity technology, enabling the user to connect three external displays to the notebook. Like all MSI gaming notebooks, the MSI GX60 comes with a Steelseries gaming keyboard and a Full HD (1920*1080) non-glare display. The MSI GX60 will arrive in stores across Europe during the last week of September. Enabling an immersive widescreen gaming experience The MSI GX60 is equipped with the AMD A10 APU and AMD Radeon HD 7970M graphics card, supporting AMD Eyefinity technology and a superior DirectX 11 gaming performance. Via HDMI, VGA and mDisplayPort connections on the backside of the MSI GX60, the user can connect three external displays. With this, the user can surround himself with a triple display environment, enjoying the latest FPS, Racing and RPG games in the best widescreen settings. Super RAID MSI integrated MSI Super RAID technology in the MSI GX60, to maximize the read- and write speed. Two 64GB Gen3 mSATA SSD’s are working together in RAID 0 to increase the read speed to an astonishing 900MB per second. You can store all your favorite video-, audio-, and back-up files on the fast and large HDD of 750...

MSI launches the Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt

MSI, the Thunderbolt mainboard pioneer, is pleased to announce the availability of the new MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt. The Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt is a unique aproach to a Thunderbolt equipped mainboard by breaking the current limits of Thunderbolt, the price. Breaking the mold, the MSI Z77A-G45 is a full-featured Z77 mainboard with Thunderbolt at a new pricepoint that makes Thunderbolt accessible for everyone looking to upgrade to the Z77 platform. Of course, the renowned Military Class III components are again available to deliver the highest quality and most stable components. OC Genie II boosts your overall CPU, Memory, Disk and Graphics performance and thank to its power saving hardware features such as Active Phase Switching (APS), the MSI Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt can combine its performance with best in class power saving. Thunderbolt™ Technology: The Fastest Connection available MSI equipped the Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt with the groundbreaking Thunderbolt™ technology. Thunderbolt™ is the fastest data connection available for your PC, running at 10Gbps. It technology delivers two communications methods, or protocols, on a single cable: PCI Express for data transfer and DisplayPort for displays. MSI has integrated the Thunderbolt controller on the mainboard, ensuring that Thunderbolt is a hassle-free solution that not requires additional cards, cables and configuration issues because external Thunderbolt controllers steal bandwidth from other devices. Thunderbolt is an easy...

MSI launches AE2081 and AE2081G All-in-One PC’s

Energy efficiënt multi-media PC’s MSI introduces two new 20-inch entertainment machines, the MSI Wind Top AE2081 and AE2081G. Both models are equipped with a modern design that perfectly fit into a neat working area. Saving 30% of power with its LED backlight displays over conventional CCFL display panels, combined with the Intel Core i3 processor and MSI’s Military Class II components, these All-in-One PC’s are the embodiment of green computing. The MSI AE2081G is also equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce GT630M graphics card, which supports NVIDIA Optimus technology. The MSI Wind Top AE2081 and AE2081G will become available in Europe by end of September. Energy efficiënt hardware The Wind Top AE2081 and AE2081G are equipped with Intel’s new 3rd Gen Core 22nm processor, increasing performance while reducing power consumption. The AE2081G comes with the NVIDIA GeForce GT630M graphics card for a smooth gaming experience. With the NVIDIA Optimus technology, the system will automatically switch between discrete and dedicated graphics, depending on the required graphics performance. This feature allows the All-in-One PC to use its CPU and GPU in the most power efficiënt way. MSI Military Class II components MSI Quick Fix technology The MSI Wind Top AE2081 and AE2081G boast high quality and highly stable Military Class II components; SFC, Solid Caps and Hi-c Caps. These three components have obtained MIL-Standard-810G military certification and provide a ...

MSI is happy to announce the availability of GEFORCE GTX 660 and GTX 650.

Cooling the way to performance Better cooling, better performance The new MSI GTX 660 Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC and GTX 650 Power Edition 1GD5/OC introduce NVIDIA’s 28nm GPUs to the crowd looking for a great price/performance ratio in their products. You can find MSI’s Twin Frozr III on the MSI GTX 660 Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC where it promises to reduce GPU temperature up to 25% and noise by almost one third. The new TransThermal cooler is present on the GTX 650 Power Edition 1GD5/OC where it reduces noise up to 19% and temperatures by 15%. Afterburner – raise your performance MSI Afterburner is the de-facto standard overclocking software for enthusiasts and media around the world. When equiped with enhanced Thermal Designs like the Twin Frozr III or TransThermal the overclocking potential is simply higher. Power Edition The GTX 650 Power Editiion 1GD5/OC raises the bar for performance with its completely customized PCB and enhanced PWM the increased performance is already visible. Within MSI Afterburner additional overvoltage and monitor options become available (Triple Overvoltage / Triple Temp Monitoring) and allow any enthusiast to squeeze more performance out of their setup. Propeller Blade technology Both TransThermal and Twin Frozr coolers are equipped with MSI’s patented Propeller Blade technology. The fans feature unique air channels on the fan edges to boost cooling performance by increasing the cooling area and providing 20% more airflow compared to ...


MSI GTX 660 Twin Frozr

Today is GeForce GTX 660 launch day, and we're looking at the MSI GTX 660 Twin Frozr, a mid-range gaming workhorse that sports the sleek cooler of the same name. We've seen this cooler on other cards models by MSI, and we came away suitably impressed at the low temperatures and noise levels. Can MSI continue the winning ways with the GTX 660 Twin Frozr? Can it beat the mid-range Radeon cards? Is it worth the money? Let's dive in and answer those questions and more. Click through for the full review.

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MSI introduces new AMD APU based All-in-One PC: AE2051

Excellent graphics performance without the need of a dedicated graphics card The MSI Wind Top AE2051, MSI’s newest 20-inch multi media computer with multi-touch screen, is a space-saving All-in-One PC with a chic, minimalistic design. The touch-screen capabilities make operating the AE2051 very simple. The MSI AE2051 is not only a stylish personal computer, it is also the ideal home entertainment center. Equipped with the AMD Brazos 2.0 APU platform combined with the E2-1800 APU processor and Radeon HD7340 graphics, users can enjoy a high standard multi media performance without the use of a dedicated graphics card. The MSI AE2051 will become available in Europe from the second week of September. Great connectivity possibilities The MSI AE2051 is equipped with two USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0 ports. MSI’s Super Charger technology on one of the USB3.0 ports not only makes it possible to charge your USB device while the computer is switched off, but also reduces charging times up to 40%. HDMI-out is also supported for displaying videos on a larger display such as projectors and TVs. Moreover, the MSI AE2051 can also be used as external display with MSI’s unique Instant Display Technology, in combination with the HDMI-in port. That way, the 20″ screen can perfectly show all multi media content even from an external system. File sharing and synchronizing MSI Quick Fix technology The MSI Wind Top AE2051 incorporates Smart Media Link and Smart Sync, two ...

Z77 MPOWER: Changing the overclocking game

Setting the OC baseline MSI, one of the world’s Top-3 Graphics card and mainboard manufacturer, is extremely happy to announce the availability of the MSI Z77 MPOWER, world’s first OC Certified mainboard. With the Z77 MPOWER MSI is changing the game for everyone looking to get the best performance out of their CPU without worrying about long-term stability. Thanks to the OC Essentials, Military Class III components and Twin Frozr IV inspired thermal design the MSI Z77 MPOWER can withstand extreme loads in long duration overclocking tests. All in all, the MSI Z77 MPOWER promises to be the best choice for gamers and overclockers alike OC Certified OC Certified is MSI’s overclocking testing procedure where MSI’s Z77 MPOWER mainboard is tested for stability with a 24-hour Prime95 stress test. OC Certified tests a mainboard in three key areas: OC Performance Stable Power PWM Cooling OC Performance means that all OC Certified tests are run at a minimum of 4.6 GHz CPU speed, this simulates the high-end overclock range of today’s 3rd Generation Intel Core CPUs.Stable Power is tested by running Prime95 for 24-hours in low airflow conditions. This ensures that the PWM is capable of supplying stable power to the CPU under extreme conditions.The PWM cooling is stressed in low-airflow conditions combined with high overclocks. Other motherboards might become unstable or fail under these conditions. OC Essentials With OC Essentials the MSI Z77 MPOWER provides all the essent...

MSI releases the Z77IA-E53

MSI releases the Z77IA-E53 All-round cleverness MSI, the leading Graphics card and mainboard manufacturer is pleased to announce the availability of the Z77IA-E53, the latest miniITX mainboard for Intel’s Ivy Bridge and Sandy Bridge CPUs. Featuring a wealth of communication features like integrated Bluetooth and Wi-Fi the MSI Z77IA-E53 will easily find its way in many home theater PC’s. But also PC enthusiasts can find everything they need in the Z77IA-E53. With support for 2800 MHz DDR3, PCI Express Gen3 and Automatic overclocking through MSI’s OC Genie II it’s performance rivals that of larger and more expensive ATX models. Mutli-media marvel The Z77IA-E53 connects to your home or LAN event with the greatest ease. With both a Gigabit LAN connector, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth network connectivity is never an issue. Equipped with THX TruStudioPro you can connect to a home entertainment system with analog or an Optical SPDIF connector to experience rich audio. HDMI and D-Sub connectors give you plenty of display output options and the availability of USB 3.0, USB 2.0 and eSATA ports give great flexibility for your storage devices. Windows 8 Compatible With Windows 8 quickly approaching it’s release date, it is essential that any mainboard purchased now fully supports Microsoft’s new opperating system. The MSI Z77IA-E53 supports all the new Windows features like fast and secure booting enabling you to enjoy not only today’s, but also tomorrows ...

MSI AE2281G and AE2081 world’s first Windows 8 certified All-in-One PC’s

MSI is proud to announce that the MSI Wind Top AE2281G and the MSI Wind Top AE2081 have been officially certified for the to be launched Microsoft Windows 8 operating system. Herewith, these MSI products are world’s first All-in-One PC’s officially certified for Windows 8. With the Approved-status in the Windows hardware certification report for the MSI AE2281G and AE2081, the user can be guaranteed to run the Windows 8 operating system smoothly on his All-in-One PC. The certification reports can be read here and here. Both models come with a 3rd Gen Intel® Core™ Processor, the NVIDIA® GeForce® GT630M graphics card and a Multi-Touch display (optional). To ensure a stable working environment, both All-in-One PC’s are equipped with high quality Military Class components that have an optimal lifetime during heavy conditions. Furthermore, two high speed USB3.0 ports with MSI Super Charger technology and four USB2.0 ports ensure a great amount of connectivity options. The MSI AE2281G All-in-One PC is included in the official MSI Windows 8 upgrade program, which enables the user to purchase an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for €14.99,- in the period of 2nd of June 2012 – 31st of January 2013. For more details about the MSI Windows 8 upgrade program, go to: http://event.msi.com/aio/2012/win8_upgrade/

New MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition Graphics Card

(Taipei, Taiwan) Leading mainboard and graphics card maker MSI announces the release of the GTX 660 Ti Power Edition (MKT Name: N660Ti PE 2GD5/OC & N660Ti PE 2GD5) graphics card. The new graphics card incorporates MSI’s exclusive Triple Overvoltage technology and Enhanced PWM Design architecture to boost overclocking potential by up to 18.2%. Perfect cooling is supplied by of the new Twin Frozr IV Thermal Design and exclusive Dust Removal technology automatically removes dust from the heat sink module and maintains optimum cooling performance. Propeller Blade technology increases airflow by 20% compared to conventional fans, effectively reducing the temperature by up to 14℃ and operating noise by 17.1dB. The GTX 660 Ti Power Edition also features Military Class III components, emphasizing on high quality and stability to provide gamers with a smooth and dependable working environment during overclocking or gaming. The MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition incorporates proprietary features and technologies in the power supply, cooling and materials that exceed the specifications of the reference board. The superior overclockability and stability make it the ideal choice among its class. Afterburner The MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition graphics card uses the MSI Power Edition architecture: Triple Overvoltage with Afterburner support allows adjustments to the GPU, Memory and PLL voltages so the full potential of the graphics card can be released and performance overclocked by up t...


MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition

We've got the MSI GTX 660 Ti Power Edition on the bench today, a sexy powerhouse of a card that sports the latest Twin Frozr IV cooler, increased Base Clock speeds, improved power design, and a factory overclock that's just a tease for the voltage-tweaking overclocking possibilities. MSI impressed us with the GTX 670 Power Edition, and considering the 660 Ti sports nearly identical architecture, we're expecting very big results today with this new card. Can this MSI card put up big numbers on the bench? Click through to find out.

MSI Introduces OC Certified mainboards

Changes the overclocking game MSI, the most popular overclocking brand is exited to introduce an all-new standard for overclocking stability. MSI’s OC Certified standard is the new baseline for overclocking mainboards. the new MSI Z77 MPOWER, which is OC Certified, is submitted to a Military grade stress-test for overclocking. Where other motherboard manufacturers only test for a limited duration, every MSI Z77 MPOWER is submitted to a 24 hour OC stress-test. Only mainboards surviving 24 hours of Prime95 while heavily overclocked. The conditions of the OC Certified test are rigorous high temperature, no airflow testing OC Certified, the new standard OC Certified is MSI’s OC testing procedure where each Z77 MPOWER mainboard tested for stability with a 24-hour Prime95 stress test. OC Certified test a mainboard in three key areas: OC Performance Stable Power PWM cooling OC Performance means all OC Certified tests are run at a minimum of 4.6 GHz CPU speed. Stable Power is tested by running Prime95 for 24-hours in these conditions. The PWM cooling test ensures that, even without airflow in a high-temperature room (30°C) without airflow from a CPU cooler.. Military Class testing OC Certified is a major extension of MSI’s Military Class III certification. Military Class III certified mainboards already have their component quality tested in rigourous tests to ensure all-round stability. OC Certified puts these components to the ultimate test When an MSI Z77 MPO...


MSI GTX 670 Power Edition

Today we review the MSI GTX 670 Power Edition. This card looks like it could be a screamer... want to find out how it did in our benchmarks and our final opinion? Click through for the full review.

MSI releases GT70 and GT60 with GeForce GTX680M GPU

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