Remember during Computex trade show we told you about the MSI X460 laptop? Well, today MSI officially unveiled MSI X460 and X460DX laptops. Both of them are 14-inchers powered by second generation Intel Core family processors. What is interesting is that in spite of small size (less than 1-inch thin and 1.98Kg weight), they provide powerful features including an integrated DVD burner. The X460 also offer option of Core i7 processor — making it the lightest Intel Core i7 quad core processor packing laptop out there. Also worthy of note, a second internal hard drive is optional with the X460 and X460DX to greatly enlarge storage capacity.
The X460 can pack Intel’s second generation Core i7-2630QM or Core i5-2410M processors and Intel HD Graphics 3000 display chip, while the X460DX comes with Intel Core i5-2410M processor and nVidia GeForce GT540M discrete graphics card. It also supports the latest DirectX 11 for powerful graphics performance.
Common features include up to 8GB DDR3 memory 750GB + 750GB hard drive or optional SSD, and 14″ HD LED backlight display (1366*768).
The X460 and X460DX also provide 802.11b/g/n WLAN, Bluetooth 3.0+HS, Gigabit LAN, USB 3.0 x 2, USB 2.0 x 1, 4 in 1 card reader, Intel Wireless Display technology, HD webcam (30fps@720p), HDMI, VGA, and 6-cell battery.
Operating system is Windows 7.
No word on pricing.