However, such ideas were implemented only in some hardcore machines the size of a large suitcase—with 20″ displays and big 80mm fans. This was noticed with our 3DMark06 benchmarks, where the turbo button gains were almost non-existent. Overall the interface equipment of the Megabook GX is very good. This notebook was fairly tame through our testing, and under normal use was very quiet and cool. The scrolling area is not fully defined, so sometimes you can accidentally enter it making the pointer go nuts.

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The runtime in the Classic test of the BatteryEater tool energy saving setting ‘maximum performance’, maximum display brightness, WLAN and Bluetooth on was 61 minutes. Although MSI probably wanted to make it clear that the GX is really meant for gaming, in our opinion, the designers overdid it.

Review MSI Megabook GX600 Notebook

Refine more Format Format. The GX has a capable T processor at 2. The notebook has a number of ergonomic limitations, it’s a compromise: Best Match Best Match. And finally, we should mention that the key in the left cajera corner of this keyboard is Fn, not ctrl.

So you get all necessary accessories for work and entertainment. To summarize, the Megabook GX The chip set is a PM by Intel.


MSI GX600 Review

If you watch a DVD, the noise increases to To summarize, the battery runtime of the standard battery is rather short. However, such ideas were implemented only in some hardcore machines the size of a large suitcase—with 20″ displays and big 80mm fans. The reviewed notebook slowly increased the revolution speed of the fan step by step.

From the graph shown, it’s evident that the GX won’t be your frequent flyer companion, since its dimensions and weight are hardly ideal for such a scenario cameea when translated into our index, compares unfavorably with more portable models like MSI’s own PR As far as I know, MSI is the first company to offer several mainstream models with such keyboards, including products for home users.

For two reasons mostly: Doom 3 runs with ultra setting absolutely smoothly. Fan noise while gaming did spike up a bit, but nothing too intrusive. Exhaust port, Kensington lock slot. The back side is entirely occupied by the battery and the vent holes.

Furthermore, the GX is equipped with Bluetooth by default. Visit our network of sites: This weight is representative for typical laptops with a inch display-diagonal. In this aspect this notebook is neither positively nor negatively outstanding. This impression is preserved, when you open the lid.


Keyboard and Touch Pad. It’s a large button, easy to grope for. The grey touch pad does not harmonize with the case.

Of course this can also be caused by the bad illumination. Subscribe to the latest tech news as well as exciting promotions from us and our partners!

If you like such cars, you will like this design from MSI. One reason might be the video driver.

Inside a Gaming Notebook : MSI GX Gaming Notebook (Intel Santa Rosa) –

However, this notebook comes with good folding headphones, which significantly raises the value of the GX as a gaming notebook even in its cameta bundle. However, it has some drawbacks.

For a gaming notebook this is almost unheard of, since they tend to be part mai the crowd most likely to pop open a notebook and upgrade some component.

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