MSI GT640 : The World's Most Powerful Gaming Notebook ? Or is it Toshiba Qosmio X500 ?

Totally unmindful of the existence of Alienware, Voodoo Envy, Thinkpad W Series, Toshiba Qosmio line, Vaio AR line, Acer Ferrari and Macbook Pro, MSI tagged GT640 - one of its newer releases - as "The World's Most Powerful Gaming Notebook"




But is it really? Let's take a look at what's inside the aluminum alloy body to find out:

Core i7 Processor
1GB NVIDIA Geforce GTS 250
up to 4GB of DDR3 RAM,
500 Gigabytes of storage

Other specs:
2MP webcam,
Blu-ray burner.
HDMI
Wifi,
Bluetooth 2.0,
7.1 channel audio output
eSATA input

Well, this might not sound good for MSI, but Toshiba has just released Qosmio X500 - a multi-media and gaming laptop which comes with a Core i7 processor, GeForce GTS 250M, Webcam, Blu-ray Burner and supports up to 8GB of RAM and 1 Terabyte of disk space.


toshiba x500


Looks like Toshiba wins the title this time. But nonetheless, kudos to MSI for the sheer competitiveness.




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4 comments:

  1. I think if you're talking about power, Alienware should always be in the discussion—even if thye don't sell anything in RP!

    http://www.everyjoe.com/thegadgetblog/search/alienware

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  2. Hi Rico

    Thanks for checking out TechPinas.

    Re Alienware, yup, definitely. :) Those are beasts! Qosmio X500 just had a bit of an edge here with the hardware.

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  3. Hi, If you know anyone who sell the Toshiba qosmio please send a mail to paomeow@yahoo.com. I'm trying to buy it. Thanks.

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  4. Pls also e-mail me pls if how much is the toshiba qosmio x500 Im really interested in buying a decent gaming loptop. thnks here is my e- mail bads_q2004@yahoo.com. thnks again

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