Are you in the market for an entry-level notebook built around a second generation Intel Core i processor? If yes, you can now expand your search to include MSI's CX640 and CR640 mainstream notebooks. The
two notebooks are now shipping to online retailers in North America
, the company announced Monday.
Let's first look at specs common to both models: a 15.6-inch LED display, Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processor, up to 4GB of RAM, 500GB hard drive storage, and two USB 3.0 ports. Talking of the differences, there aren't many as the two notebooks are more or less identical but for one major difference - the graphics. The$679.99 CX640 features GeForce GT 520M graphics, while the $629.99 CR640 only has integrated graphics.