All posts tagged "MSI"

  • First official pictures of MSI’s Z68A-GD80 motherboard

    We're still at least a few weeks away from Intel's Z68 chipset launch, but it looks like at least some motherboard makers are already getting ready for the big launch. We've gotten our hands on what should be the first official pictures of MSI's upcoming Z68A-GD80 board with the B3 stepping chipset and although not

  • MSI announces Radeon R6990-4PD4GD5 (AMD Radeon HD 6990)

    MSI has announced its flagship AMD product, the Radeon R6990-4PD4GD5 graphics card. The R6990 has two (downclocked) AMD Radeon HD 6970 GPUs and 4GB of GDDR5 memory on a single printed circuit board, making it the fastest graphics card on the planet.

  • MSI releases R6950 Twin Frozr III Power Edition

    MSI has launched the R6950 Twin Frozr III Power Edition graphics card, featuring AMD's Radeon HD 6950 GPU. The new R6950 features MSI's latest Twin Frozr III dual fan thermal solution, 6+2 phase power delivery and triple over-voltage support for extreme overclocking.

  • Asus and MSI displays mini-ITX H61 boards at CeBIT

    We should soon be seeing some much more affordable mini-ITX boards for Intel's second generation of Core i processors and both Asus and MSI has shown off new models based on the new H61 budget chipset for the platform. The two boards are quite different in terms of what they offer though and we're pretty

  • Asus and MSI’s Z68 boards unveiled at CeBIT

      The very first Z68 motherboards are starting to trickle out at CeBIT and the first two boards are from Asus and MSI. The models are the Asus P8PZ68-V Pro and the MSI Z68A-GD80, of which the MSI board appears to be the higher-end model. The selling point of both boards is that they overclock,

  • MSI annouces exchange procedures for P67 and H67 motherboards

    MSI has announced it is now ready to swap faulty B2-stepping Intel P67 and H67 motherboards with revised B3-stepping ones. Users can either register online for an exchange and wait for MSI's go-ahead for a swap, or wait till the end of March for a walk-in exchange at the store the board was purchased from.

  • MSI releases finalized version of Afterburner 2.1.0

    After months of being in beta status, MSI Afterburner 2.1.0 has been finalized and is now available for download. The new version supports the latest graphics cards, including the NVIDIA GeForce 500 Series and AMD Radeon HD 6000 Series.

  • Mystery MSI mini-ITX board revealed

    Sometimes as a journalist you come across a picture or two of yet unannounced products and today we got our hands on something that’s on its way from MSI, but all the details we have are contained within the picture itself. The board is most likely from MSI’s industrial PC division judging by the unusual

  • MSI announces new ultrathin netbook for the masses

    Is the netbook in danger of getting replaced by the tablet? In all honesty, the likelihood of it happening some time in the future is there, but it would seem that the netbook is still safe for now. And with the demand for netbooks still going relatively strong, it would seem that MSI has deemed

  • MSI unveils X-Slim X370, Wind U270 and CR650 with AMD’s new generation dual core E-350 processor

    MSI has launched their new laptops, X-Slim X370, Wind U270 and CR650 that incorporate AMD's latest dual core E-350 processor.

  • MSI responds to Intel 6 series chipset issues; offers temporary solution, swap or return for affected models

    MSI has responded with regards to the Intel 6 series, announcing that shipments have been stopped. In addition, the Taiwanese hardware manufacturer has also announced temporary solution as well as offer swap or return for affected models.

  • MSI launches new F series laptops that claim superior speed with a touch of class

    MSI has just announced their new F series laptops -  FX620, FR620, FX720, and FR720 - that are based on Intel’s latest Sandy Bridge platform. The laptops are designed to offer superb performance and features in a stylish chassis.

  • MSI releases Sandy Bridge gaming laptop for sale…in the US

    Why settle for a simple, average-performance notebook when there is so much more power to be had by investing a little more? MSI has just released a new notebook based of Intel's Sandy Bridge platform which promises to deliver "world glass performance and sound" in a mobile package designed for gamers.

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti Review: MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II OC

    NVIDIA has finally unleashed the full potential of the GF114 GPU with all eight Streaming Multiprocessors enabled – in the form of the GeForce GTX 560 Ti. Clocked signifcantly faster than its predecessor, is this new kid on the block ready to take over?

  • MSI introduces E350IA-E45 Mini-ITX motherboard equipped with AMD APU

    MSI has announced its first Mini-ITX motherboard equipped with AMD’s new Accelerated Processing Unit (APU), the E350IA-E45. The AMD E350 APU combines a dual core 1.6GHz CPU and Radeon HD 6310 graphics to provide an excellent home entertainment platform. MSI’s E350IA-E45 is also equipped with USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gbps ports, as well as Japanese-made

  • MSI launches N580GTX and N570GTX Twin Frozr II graphics cards

    MSI has launched two new N500GTX series graphics cards featuring their award-winning Twin Frozr II design, the N580GTX Twin Frozr II and the N570GTX Twin Frozr II. The Twin Frozr II cooler is able to reduce operating temperatures and noise levels by up to 20°C and 8.4dB respectively compared to other solutions.

  • MSI GT680 — Fastest Laptop in the World

    MSI has unveiled their latest ultra-powerful gaming laptop, the MSI GT680. This laptop managed  a record-breaking 18,162 points on PCMark Vantage— a benchmark used to measure the overall performance of a computer. This is the best score any laptop has ever been able to attain, which in itself is already a justification of how this

  • Move over Wind Pad; there is a Kid Pad coming through

    Parents will probably be weary about entrusting an expensive tablet to the kids, and for good reason. After all, tablets are prime targets for thieves, and children usually are not capable of shouldering the responsibility of owning a mobile Internet device such as a tablet at their age.  Fortunately for the kids, the day where

  • MSI 990FX motherboard spotted at this year’s Consumer Electrionics Show

    At this year’s CES, an MSI board carrying the unreleased AMD 990FX chipset was spotted. This chipset will be based on the new AM3+ platform, and will be the most high end chipset AMD has to offer to overclocking enthusiasts.

  • Win money and fame in MSI’s Futuremark 3DMark 11 competition!

    The 3DMark 11 competition held by Futuremark and the official sponsor partner of 3DMark 11, MSI will end in one week on 4th Jan 2011. The competition is hotly contested across the globe – submitted results are impressive, with more than over 108,000 qualified entries as of 20th December 2010.