MSI Introduces EX460 14" Gaming Notebook

Hitting the sweet spot between netbook and full-sized netbook is this, the EX460 from MSI. Checking in with a 14" LED backlit display and an Intel Core Duo CPU, this 4.4lb. machine packs a 6-cell battery and a classic, minimalist style. Within, you'll find an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330 GPU (512MB), which is pretty darn impressive for a 14" notebook.

Cleary designed at casual gamers and multimedia junkies, the EX460 boasts MSI's proprietary Vivid image-enhancing technology and an ergonomic keyboard with keys that are 51% larger than keys on conventional notebooks. There's also an array of touch-control shortcuts allows the user to switch between Gaming, Cinema, Presentation, Word Processing and Turbo Battery modes to automatically adjust the screen brightness and processor resources for the optimal balance between performance and power consumption. The full specifications are posted below, but sadly there is no price or release date to discuss.

EX460 Spec
Operation System Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium
Support type @launch Intel® Core™2 Duo processor
Chipset SIS 672DX/SIS 968
LCD 14" HD Ready16:9 ,1366 x 768 LED Backlight Display
VGA Controller ATi Mobility Radeon HD 4330
Memory Type DDR2 667/800Mhz
Config DDR2 SO-DIMM x 2 slot
Maximum 4GB
Audio Speaker 2
Webcam 1.3 M Webcam
Communication LAN 10/100 LAN
Bluetooth Optional
Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n
I / O Card reader 4 in 1 (support SD,MMC,MS,XD)
Mic-in / Headphone out 1 / 1
USB 2.0 3
RJ45 1
D-Sub 1
Storage HDD form factor 2.5" 250 /320/500 GB SATA
Optical Drive DVD Super-Multi / Blu-Ray
Battery 6/9 Cells
Keyboard 87 keys
Power AC Adapter 65W
Physical Characteristics Dimension 344.4x 212 x 13.5.-28mm
Full System Weight 2kg (With 6 Cell Battery)