Looking up for an affordable Notebook…? Didn’t find one which suites your wallet yet..? Then you might have to consider about one of the hot sellers in Sri Lanka “MSI CR61 2M”
Micro Star International or MSI One of the leading Taiwanese multinational information technology company is gradually grabbing its market share in Sri Lanka and seems to have a very good grip on it by fighting its way through the other popular brands Asus, Dell, HP etc…
One of the hot sellers for MSI is the CR61 2M Notebook. The 15.6” wide LED non glare display supports a maximum resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and a choice of latest 4th Generation Intel Core i processors along with Windows 7 Home Basic. Additionally it can be configured up to 8GB (DDR3 1333MHz) of memory and up to 1TB (5400rpm) SATA HDD. Connectivity wise the CR61 2M offers one USB 2.0 and two USB 3.0 ports, a HDMI interface to hook up an external HD display to the notebook, a card reader slot, D-Sub port, Wireless connectivity & Bluetooth. Adding up to the list the 6 cell battery will have sufficient back up power to hold up for a good 7.5 hours while you finish up your work.
Okay coming back to your wallet, we checked out some of the popular computer stores in Colombo and figured out that they have the same model with two different specifications, one was powered by intel core i3 processor and the other with core i5. The i3 model was priced at LKR 67,000 & the i5 at LKR 77,000.
The Latest 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i Processor
CPU performance has increased by 3%~7%, while the overall platform is 15% more powerful, and GPU performance is even more noteworthy, with an average increase of over 30%. In terms of 2D and 3D visuals, this is a huge increase in Intel’s internal display chip performance. Moreover, there have also been significant advances in user experience and battery life.
Enjoy your multimedia entertainment on the go
Supports HDMI 1.4 for HD pictures
The new HDMI 1.4 Ethernet Channel integrates Internet-enabled HDMI equipment, allowing you to connect to the Internet without other cables. There’s no need to add cables if you want to add an audio channel as you can just use the HDMI cable to transmit audio streams to A/V receivers. The supports extreme HD for a better, more true-to-life, and natural picture.
The latest Bluetooth 4.0 technology
The major improvement of Bluetooth 4.0 over 3.0 is that devices transfer much more data, using less power. Devices can also connect and begin transferring data in as little as 3 milliseconds. It also effectively transfers data within a greatly expanded range (over 100 meters) and uses the AES-128 CCM authenticated encryption algorithm, ensuring better security.
15.6″ wide LED non-glare display
The CR61 2M support a 15.6-inch (1366×768) LED backlit screen which has undergone atomization treatment to remove all unwanted glare to make reading easier and less tiring on the eyes.
Check below for specification* on the model which you can find at local computer stores
* Specifications may differ without notice.