MSI X-Slim 15.6” Notebook with USB DVD Burner

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MSI X-Slim 15.6" Notebook with USB DVD Burner
$499.99 + $5 Shipping
Condition: New

Product List:

  • 1 MSI X600-096US X-Slim Intel Core 2 Solo, 4GB DDR2, 320GB SATA, Win 7 Home Prem, 15.6"
  • 1 X-Drive Super Multi USB Optical Drive

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Core 2 Solo? Ugh

'nuff said.

Just for anyone who was wondering here is a froogle of the USB optical drive just to know how much you’re getting the computer and optical drive for.

cnet review + links to other reviews

Look, I found a page with all the FEATURES AND SPECS

MSI X-Slim Super Guide

anyone hackintosh this thing?

Although its not a full powerhouse these get great battery life and is just right for most lightweight activities. Its perfect for carrying around with you all day!:slight_smile:

Specs look pretty good. The in-lap DVD burner is a nice feature too.

Looks like the computer alone is a great deal.

4.6 lbs a bit too hevy for a laptop for me but still a great deal

kinda stinks having a single core cpu and external dvd, but it depends on what it’s being used for i guess…

What sort of battery life can we expect from this little beauty?

This seems like a really good deal, but it always feels weird to type with off-center keyboards and trackpads.

Can anyone really get by with just a single core anymore? I can’t imagine suffering with a single core after getting used to dual cores 2 years ago.

Give me the optical drive for 20 and I’ll be happy.

Newegg has this same laptop. It currently has a $100 rebate thru MSI.

I am failing to understand the purpose of this incarnation. Is this 15.6 notebook suffering from MPD and under the impression that it is a netbook?

What a waste…