Taipei, Monday, December 18, 2017 11:31 (GMT+8)
cloudy
Taipei
15°C
MSI launches 17-inch gaming notebook
Press release, March 15; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Monday 15 March 2010]

Micro-Star International (MSI) has launched its latest 17-inch gaming notebook - the GE700 - equipped with Intel's latest core i5 processor, ATI Radeon HD 5730 discrete graphics card with 1GB DDR3 VRAM, two cinema-class speakers, a subwoofer, a HD webcam, and support for two hard drives.

The GE700 utilizes Intel Turbo Boost Technology for dynamic enhanced processing efficiency, and boasts MSI's exclusive ECO Engine Power Saving technology to extend battery running time.

The GE700 adopts a keyboard that features luminescent touch hotkeys with shortcut keys for activation of technologies such as GPU Boost, Cinema Pro, and Multimedia Control.

MSI GE700 gaming notebook specifications

Item

Detail

OS

Windows 7 Home Premium

CPU

Intel Core i5 processor

Chipset

HM55

Graphic

ATI Radeon HD 5730 with 1GB VRAM

Memory

DDR3 SODIMM slot x2

Display

17.3-inch LCD

HDD

2.5-inch 250/320/500GB SATA, supports up to two hard drive (optional)

Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, March 2010

MSI GE700 gaming notebook

MSI GE700 gaming notebook
Photo: Company

Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020
Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

    Digitimes Research expects global AP shipments to surpass the 1.9 billion mark in 2017, with smartphones remaining the main application. Qualcomm will be leading the market in 2017, as other players continue playing catch up and scramble for funds to invest in more diverse applications.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.