MSI CR640 review

A well-built Sandy Bridge laptop that represents good value

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Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
500 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Model
HD 3000
Bluetooth
No
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
Maximum Battery Run Time
6 Hour
eSATA
No
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
eSATA/USB Combo
No
Product Family
CR640
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i3-2310M
Colour
Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
MSI
Processor Speed
2.10 GHz
Processor Type
Core i3
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
4 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.60 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
HM65 Express
Number of Total Memory Slots
2
Optical Media Supported
DVD-RAM/±R/±RW
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 1.60 GB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
4
Memory Standard
DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Height
34 mm
Width
380 mm
Depth
260 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
CR640
Manufacturer
Micro-Star International Co., Ltd
Product Model
CR640-i347W7P B
Product Name
CR640-i347W7P B Notebook
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
0016Y13-SKU1
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.msicomputer.com
Marketing Information

Inspired by top-of-the-line luxury sedans and a design concept integrating external quality and internal performance, MSI created the CR640, two laptop computers characterized by unassuming sophistication and beauty. The jet black and silver color choices and brush finish underscore the unparalleled elegance of the CR640.

Maximum Memory
8 GB
Package Contents
  • CR640-i347W7P B Notebook
  • Standard Battery
  • AC Adapter
Limited Warranty
2 Year
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