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MSI CX700

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the price and portability. The screen and connectivity are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed reviews about the keyboard, and the size and battery get negative comments.

connectivity, screen, portability, price

battery, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the MSI CX700 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 3 reviews)

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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

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MSI CX700 review

 

If you're looking for a laptop to replace your existing desktop computer, MSI's CX700 is a good bet.

A decent desktop-replacement laptop that's capable of playing games. With a large hard disk and powerful components, it's a great choice.

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Product Specifications

MSI C series, your stylish companion, is perfect for everybody and everyday computing. With MSI C series, you can enjoy every single moment of you own or with friends. MSI classic series is the ideal notebook for everyone! 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. CX700 series 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

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.5in
Height:1.5in
Weight:5.5lbs
Width:16.2in/16.3in

Display (Projector)

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

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:MSI
Model:020US/027US
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:MSI CX700

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad/Touchpad / Keyboard

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:800MHz

Miscellaneous

Color:Black / Silver

Modem

Type: None

Networking

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

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Storage

Type:DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium/Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.1GHz/2GHz
Manufacturer:Intel
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor Number:T4200/T4300
Type:Pentium

RAM

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

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /3 years warranty

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

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

Video Memory

Installed Size:512MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330