MSI Enters the Business Laptop Market With New Summit, Prestige, and Modern Series
When you think of MSI, chances are that you’re thinking of gaming laptops or even desktops. Now, they are looking to expand their offerings by officially entering the business laptop market with three new series; MSI Summit, Prestige, and Modern series of notebooks.
MSI Summit, Prestige, and Modern Series of Business Laptops
Let’s start off with the MSI Summit series of business laptops, which is available in a variety of configurations. All of the MSI Summit business laptops will be powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core CPU and comes with PCIe Gen 4 SSD, Thunderbolt 4, and USB 4.0. The MSI Summit B14 and B15 will come with 14-inch and 15-inch Full HD displays respectively, with both running Intel Core i7 CPUs and Intel Xe integrated GPU.
Then there’s also the Summit E14 and E15, which features an Intel Core i7 CPU, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti GPU, and a choice of either Full HD or 4K UHD displays with 100% Adobe RGB. Interestingly, the MSI Summit E13 is a 2-in-1 business laptop, so you have a 360° hinge which allows for a rotating display.
Apart from that, you have the new MSI Prestige 14 Evo, one of the first new Intel Evo-certified laptops which offer responsive performance, instant wake times, fast logins, and a lengthy battery life. It will be powered by a range of 11th Gen Intel Core i5 and i7 CPUs and use a 14-inch Full HD display, Intel Iris Xe integrated graphics, M.2 SSD, Intel Wi-Fi 6, and a built-in IR camera for Windows Hello.
The company has also updated the Prestige and Modern series with new colours. This includes Urban Silver, Pure White, Carbon Gray, Rose Pink, Blue Stone, and Beige Mousse.
If you still want a gaming laptop, there is the new MSI Stealth 15M, which is a more portable take on the GS66 Stealth. It has 15.6-inch 144Hz display, 11th Gen Intel Core i7, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti / RTX 2060 GPU, 64GBs of RAM, and 2TB SSD storage.
There’s no word yet on exactly when all of these laptops will be officially available, especially in Malaysia. From what we know, the Stealth 15M is expected to launch in certain regions sometime in October 2020. We do expect hear more about its official pricing and availability sometime soon so stay tuned.
Pokdepinion: I would definitely like to give the Summit E13 a try. It looks like a very interesting machine.