MSI’s new GE620 and GR620 Sandy Bridge gaming notebook
MSI today has added two new gamers friendly laptops to its G Series notebooks. Both new models GE620 and GR620 have 15.6-inch (1366 x 768) LED-backlit displays and are based on the Intel’s Huron River platform. They have brush metal finish with glowing white characters “MSI” in the center of the cover, and have dimensions of 383 x 249.3 x 38mm and weighting about 2.4kg. GE620 and GR620 feature cinema-grade THX TruStudio Pro smart wrap around sound 4-channel speaker system, the first come with DirectX 11-supporting nVidia GeForce GT 540M discrete graphics card with 1GB GDDR5 display memory and also supports MSI’s GPU Boost technology which automatically switches over to discrete graphics card mode, while the GR620 has Intel integrated graphics.
Powered by Intel’s second generation Core processors and new generation Turbo Boost 2.0 technology, they are also equipped with DDR3 memory, a 320/500/640GB hard drive, Gigabit LAN, 802.11 b/g/n WLAN, Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR, USB 3.0 ports, a 5-in-1 card reader, and a DVD or Blu-ray drive.
The laptops are also packed with HD720p webcams, HDMI ports, i-Charger technology, and MSI’s own Cinema Pro technology that with a touch of hotkey instantly switches to film mode for higher resolution and richer colors. They come pre-loaded with Easy Face facial recognition software to protect data biometrically, Easy Viewer photo manager and S-Bar toolbar that consists of shortcuts for major OS programs and hardware as well as MSI’s own applications.
Prices and retail dates aren’t yet available.