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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of MSI CR700. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the size and image quality are generally positive. The screen and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the durability, and there are some critical views about the energy efficiency and battery.

performance, portability, screen, image quality, size

keyboard, touchpad, battery, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the MSI CR700 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of MSI CR700 from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on People really like the performance.


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: MSI CX700-020US 17.3-Inch Laptop - BlackMSI CX700-020US 17.3-Inch Laptop - Black

Oct, 2017

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MSI CX700 Laptop 17-inch ‘Classic-Series’ Laptop Offers ATi Mobility Radeon HD 4330 Dedicated Graphics


MSI has announced its latest 'Classic-Series' MSI CX700 laptop that has17.3-inch WXGA Widescreen LCD TFT glossy display powered by ATI Mobility Radeon HD4330

The MSI CX700 laptop comes with Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium for Rs. 35,400 with one year warranty.

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MSI CR700 Laptop 17-inch ‘Classic-Series’ Laptop Offers NVIDIA GeForce 8200M Graphics


MSI has announced its latest 'Classic-Series' MSI CR700 laptop that has17.3-inch WXGA Widescreen LCD TFT glossy display powered by integrated NVIDIA GeForce

The MSI CR700 comes with Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium with one year warranty.

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MSI CX700-021UK review


A large, comfortable and light laptop, but unfortunately lacking in performance

Good screen ; Nice keyboard ; Connectivity is good ; Light for size ; Dedicated graphics card

Weak Pentium performance ; Poor battery life

The lack of power in this machine will be off putting to some but if you want a large laptop for viewing movies on the go, this should serve you well

Oct, 2009

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High Quality Budget Laptop


Wiped the machine to install Windows 7. Hopefully, I'll have the key before the 30 day grace period is up, but it didn't make sense to install it just to format it in a month.

Very light weight. Puts the HP's, Dell's, and Toshiba's to shame ; Very good build quality, you get a lot of notebook for the money ; Bright screen, decent resolution

Unlike the 16" CR600 that I just bought for my mom, the 17" CR700 lacks Bluetooth ; No telling who the manufacturer is for the touchpad: it comes installed as a Microsoft PS/2 mouse. Can't seem to disable tap to click without the software. Synaptics &...

Oct, 2009

Product Specifications

Abandoning the stereotype of thick-and-heavy traditional notebook, MSI Classic series offers thinner and lighter solution for more convenient usage; furthermore, it is also easier for you to take it on the move. The exclusive sparkling chassis of C series uses unique bright-light sensitive elements that give this series a rich sense of depth under different light sources. Besides, MSI Color Film Print technology enables more brilliant in color and nicer texture in touch. Longing for more realistic and stunning sound effects while watching movies? The MSI C series delivers superior audio for a totally immersive experience when watching TV, movies or listening to music. You can now always enjoy high-quality audio-visual entertainment no matter where you are! CR700 embedded with the LED power-saving backlight technology in providing better color fullness and brightness, elevating the total quality of imagery. Furthermore, the lower usage of power can offer a longer operating time.

Audio Input


Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB


Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3

Dimensions & Weight



Display Surface:Gloss
HD type:HD+

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:17.3in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.9cm
Max Resolution:1600 x 900
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes


Discrete graphics adapter: Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.512


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:MSI CR700/MSI CX700

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:800MHz


Color:Black / Dolphin gray/Black / Silver


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11n (draft)
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g/n (draft)

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium


Clock Speed:2GHz
Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Penryn
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor T3000 series for Mobile / Intel Pentium T4000 series for Mobile
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): No
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor ARK ID:37251 / 37253 / 37258 / 39311 / 40738 / 40739
Processor package size:35


Installed Size:4GB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:320GB
Notebook Type:Notebook

Video Memory

Installed Size:512MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330/NVIDIA GeForce 8200M G