EX465

MSI recommends Windows® 7.

Overview

 


 
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 

 

The Highly Anticipated Feast of the Vision

High-end ATI Mobility Radeon HD5470 3D discrete graphics card (with DDR3 1GB VRAM)


By drawing on its ATI Radeon HD5470 3D graphics card (with DDR3 1GB VRAM), the EX465 gets unrivalled visual quality and intense performance. ATI Radeon HD5470 3D graphics card is the first to deliver full support for Microsoft DirectX® 11, and these GPUs enable rich, realistic visuals and explosive HD video performance. With Microsoft DirectX® 11, you can realize the brighter and more colorful looking enjoyment.

 

 Prepare to experience a riveting high-definition video experience with ATI Radeon™ HD 5470 graphics processors.

 

 

 

16:9 14” HD Display

The latest in power-saving LED backlight technology


The EX465 draws on power-saving LED backlight technology for its display, not only providing fuller color and more brightness, but enhancing overall picture quality—while extending battery life.

 

 

Advance Power Management Technology

Exclusive ECO engine power management system*


EX465 incorporates MSI’s exclusive ECO Engine power management system, allowing you to select your usage scenario and obtain the best balance of performance and battery life.

*Actual battery life will vary depending on usage patterns and configuration settings.

 

 

SRS Premium Sound™-certified Audio Performance

 

 

 


The 360° surround-sound acoustics of the EX465’s headphone audio give music a like-it’s-live presence and sense of space, so you can enjoy perfect listening wherever you happen to be. Together with the 14” widescreen display, the superb sound makes the EX465 your own private theater. The SRS Premium Sound™-certified audio performance ensures you enjoy an utterly captivating aural experience.

 


Extraordinary Texture Uncommon by Touch


An exquisite striped finish that makes the device a joy to touch

Integrating IMR technology with a classic striped pattern, the EX465 brings a brand-new design concept to PC exterior design. The attention to detail in product design extends to the edges of the keyboard, enhancing the high-fashion appeal of the EX465, with no detail missed out. The use of IMR technology gives the EX465 a bright, cheerful appearance; it is also very smooth to the touch, with an elegant luster and marvelous texture. Other features include scratch and abrasion resistance, resistance to fingerprints, etc. The surface finishing of the EX465 also gives the device a first-class layer of protection!

 


 

MSI chiclet keyboard

The stylish chiclet keyboard design reduces typing errors and increases comfort, In addition, the chiclet keyboard is designed to dampen key-press sounds. Whether typing or gaming, the chiclet keyboard means you no longer have to fret about disturbing those around you with keyboard clicks and clatter.


Enjoy Your Personal Digital Entertainment World

High-Resolution webcam and mic for wireless communication

  
Built-in high-resolution webcam and an internal mic, the EX465 enables you to engage in real-time sharing and live-video, such as participating in videoconferencing in order to enhance your work efficiency.


Create a high-quality, all-around, wireless living space
 
802.11 b/g/n wireless networking standards and can get you on the Internet wirelessly anytime. Because of Bluetooth wireless transmission capability, you can also create a high quality digital living space all around.
 


 


MSI's Exclusive Software Makes Your Computer Even Smarter!

MSI EasyViewer – Full 3D photo browser

  
MSI Easy Viewer is a 3D photo browser. Users can easily operate the MSI Easy Viewer with the mouse, and enjoy browsing and editing photos. You can browse the photos in “Preview mode” first, and then use “Slide mode” to edit photos.


Preview mode

Variations in picture browsing can be based on different goals or user preferences, including magnification and shrinking, full-screen, and auto-play.

 

Slide mode

Slide mode, pictures can be edited, including: magnification, shrinking, and 90-degree rotation. Also, using HDII image enhancement, intelligent white balance and image sharpness adjustment functions allows for richer picture quality, with more three-dimensional and layered contours.


90-degree rotation:   Straightening:
 
      
HDII image Enhancement:
Increase brightness in darker areas of an image
      


Intelligent White Balance:   image Sharpness Adjustment:
 
(Original: image has reddish tinge)     (Adjusted: image appears more realistic)     (Original: Indistinct details)                     (Adjusted: Detailed & clear layers)
      
Exclusive MSI EasyFace (Face Identification software) Inside

 

 

 

 

Easy Face Manager

Through the embedded webcam of the EX465, the Easy Face Manager function can scan the face of the user and record eyes, cheekbones, jaw line, and nose. The user can adjust the level for personal security identification. (One user ID can store up to ten facial images)

Furthermore, the power setting of the Easy Face Manager can adjust the standby time. The EX465 can save power by switching off when it hasn’t been operated during the setting time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MSI Reminds You...
1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific specifications with your local dealers.
2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

Specifications

CPU Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor
OS Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium
Chipset SIS® 672DX+SIS 968
Memory DDR2 667, Max: 4GB
LCD Size 14” WSXGA
Graphics ATI® Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Graphics VRAM DDR3 1GB
HDD (GB) 2.5" 160GB/250GB/320GB SATA
Optical Drive Super-Multi
Audio 2 speakers
Webcam 1.3M
Card Reader SD/MMC/MS/XD
LAN 10/100
Wireless LAN 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth optional
D-Sub (VGA) 1
USB 2.0 port 3
Mic-in/Headphone-out 1/1
Express Card 1
Modem port 1
Keyboard 87 keys
AC Adapter 65W
Battery 6 cells
Dimension 344.4mm x 221.0mm x 13.5~28mm
Weight (KG) 2.1

 

The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.

 

Awards

BIOS

!Special Note:

The BIOS files provided here are exclusive only for MSI-branded Notebook PCs and not compatible with any MSI Whitebook/Whitebrand barebones. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage caused by improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download BIOS from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the BIOS update. To avoid BIOS update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.

- If the notebook you purchased has Win7 Bios installed, please DON'T attempt to update using Windows 8 bios (or vice versa). Failure to abide may result in bricking your system.

- Although there's a bios detection program written to protect user from cross flashing the bios (Win7 to Win8 bios or vice versa), still DON'T experiment. Failure to abide may result in breaking your system.

For Windows 8:

1. To know how to update BIOS under EFI BIOS utility, please click here.
2. To know about how to update win8 BIOS under EFI Shell mode, please click here.


For Windows 7 / VISTA / XP:
a. 1) To know about how to update BIOS Firmware under DOS mode, please click here
2) Please execute "flash.bat" file after unpack the compressed file for upgrade BIOS Firmware.

b. To know about how to update BIOS under windows 7, please click here (Only for CR640 / CX640 / CX640MX / CX480)


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Description Add autodetect WLAN function.
Version 1.0E
Type AMI BIOS Release Date 2010-10-12
Download download File Size 0.49 MB
Note

Driver

Win7 64,Win7 32,XP 32

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

To enjoy MSI notebook technology, please install MSI System Control Manager or S-Bar to enable MSI exclusive hotkey function. MSI System Control Manager and S-Bar can be downloaded from Utility web page under Download menu. The utility for each notebook will vary between different models. Please install the utility dedicated for your notebook.


For WindPad:

1)Driver SOP explanation


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msi Bluetooth_3801/3870/3871
Description Application Version: 3.0.2.280
Version 3.0.2.280
Type Driver Release Date 2011-04-06
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 0 MB
Realtek HD Audio
Description
Version 5.10.0.5904
Type Audio Release Date 2010-04-08
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 76.58 MB
Realtek HD Audio
Description with HDMI 5992
Version 6.0.1.6005
Type Audio Release Date 2010-02-02
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 86.15 MB
Realtek HD Audio
Description with HDMI 5992
Version 6.0.1.6005
Type Audio Release Date 2010-02-02
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 76.56 MB
SiS 672DX Chipset
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-04-26
OS Win7 64
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
SiS 672DX Chipset
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-02-11
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
SiS 672DX Chipset
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-02-11
OS XP 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
msi Bluetooth_3801/3870/3871
Description Application Version: 3.0.2.280
Version 3.0.2.280
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2011-04-06
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 67.95 MB
msi Bluetooth_3801/3870/3871
Description Application Version: 3.0.2.280
Version 3.0.2.280
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2011-04-06
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 67.95 MB
msi Bluetooth_6837D
Description
Version 7.10.01
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2010-05-19
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 73.52 MB
ENE Card Reader
Description
Version 5.89.0.71
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-08-13
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 1.15 MB
ENE Card Reader
Description
Version 5.89.0.71
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-08-13
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 1.15 MB
ENE Card Reader
Description
Version 5.89.0.71
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-08-13
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.15 MB
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Description
Version 8.691.0.0000
Type VGA Release Date 2010-11-17
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 115.73 MB
ATi Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Description
Version 8.732.0.0000
Type VGA Release Date 2010-03-16
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 190.13 MB
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Description
Version 8.691.0.0000
Type VGA Release Date 2009-09-24
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 115.73 MB
SiS LAN
Description
Version 2.0.1039.1110
Type LAN Release Date 2010-08-04
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 4.95 MB
SiS LAN
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type LAN Release Date 2010-05-26
OS Win7 64
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
SiS LAN
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type LAN Release Date 2010-02-25
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
Agere Modem
Description
Version 2.2.98.0
Type Modem Release Date 2010-10-11
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Agere Modem
Description
Version 2.2.98.0
Type Modem Release Date 2010-07-29
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.45 MB
Agere Modem
Description
Version 2.2.98.0
Type Modem Release Date 2010-07-01
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 1.45 MB
Synaptics Touchpad
Description
Version 16.3.1.2
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-12-18
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 46.26 MB
Synaptics Touchpad
Description
Version 16.3.1.2
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-12-18
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 46.26 MB
Synaptics Touchpad
Description
Version 16.3.1.2
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-12-18
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 0 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 9.2.0.458
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2012-01-17
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 17.58 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 9.2.0.458
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2012-01-17
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 17.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_3870 / 3871
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.1.1.0
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-10-08
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 1.46 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6891
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.1.8.1
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-09-30
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6890/6891
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.1.8.1
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-09-30
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6899
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.0.11.0
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-08-03
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6899
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.0.11.0
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-08-03
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6890/6891
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.1.8.1
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-07-21
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_3870 / 3871
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.0.11.0
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-06-11
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_3870 / 3871
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.0.11.0
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-06-11
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 7.7.0.394
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-04-08
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 31.48 MB
Camera
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Camera Release Date 2010-03-16
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
Camera
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Camera Release Date 2008-12-04
OS XP 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB

Utility

Win7 64,Win7 32,XP 32

!Special Note:

The Utilities provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.


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Easy Face(XP 32,11036)
Description
Version 1.1.0.36
Type Utility Release Date 2011-04-12
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 15.87 MB
Note
Easy Face(W7 32,11036)
Description
Version 1.1.0.36
Type Utility Release Date 2011-04-12
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 15.87 MB
Note
Easy Face(W7 64,11036)
Description
Version 1.1.0.36
Type Utility Release Date 2011-04-12
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 15.87 MB
Note
System Control Manager (SCM) for XP32
Description System Control Manager
Version 2.210.0205.006.06
Type Utility Release Date 2011-02-21
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 5.45 MB
Note
System Control Manager (SCM) for Win7
Description System Control Manager
Version 2.210.0205.006.06
Type Utility Release Date 2010-05-26
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 5.45 MB
Note
Simple Camera Application (Win7 32)
Description Webcam Application
Version 1.0.909.0801
Type Utility Release Date 2009-12-09
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 0.76 MB
Note
Simple Camera Application
Description Webcam Application (XP32)
Version 1.0.0.0717
Type Utility Release Date 2008-11-26
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 4.08 MB
Note

Manual

!Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


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Asia

Eastern Europe

Global / America

Western Europe

Firmware

!Special Note:

The DEVICE FIRMWARES contained here are exclusively for MSI product only. MSI assumes no responsibility for any damages resulting from improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download firmware from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the firmware update. To avoid firmware update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.


Update firmware will wipe all data on tablet. MSI strongly recommends that user should prepare a backup before proceeding with firmware upgrade.
- If the notebook has Windows 7 EC firmware installed, please DON'T attempt to update your EC firmware to Windows 8 version since it will cause some function keys (Fn) and hotkeys to work abnormally. If in case you flash your system EC to Win8 version, then kindly revert back to Win7 EC version.

For Windows 8:
To know about how to update win8 EC under windows mode, please click here.

For Windows 7 / VISTA / XP:
1) To know about how to update EC Firmware under DOS mode, please click here.
2) Please execute "ecall.bat" file after unpack the compressed file for upgrade EC Firmware.
We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Camera Firmware
Description NB Camera Firmware V0308
Fix no display/black screen in dialogue of camera program.
Version
Type Firmware Release Date 2010-07-29
Download download File Size 0.27 MB
Note

Quick Guide

\"!\"Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Version Language File Size Download Release Date
Multi-Language 19.86 MB download 2011-04-14

FAQ

Release Date Title
Tue, 29 Mar 2011 If SD card is inserted, the system will hang up in Windows 7 boot logo occasionally during Windows 7 OS loading.
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 After active the Camera device, the device is normal on device manger, but there is no display/black screen in dialogue of camera program.
Mon, 06 Dec 2010 I got max 150 MBit connection on Ralink RT3090 WLAN, shouldn’t the N-Draft be 300 MBit ? And XP and WIN7 both get the same result.
Fri, 10 Sep 2010 Why my WLAN will disconnect automatically when watching online video streaming (for about 2 minutes) under XP. My notebook has equipped with MS-6891 WLAN card and website is www.pms.co.kr.
Wed, 25 Aug 2010 Why does the system occasionally hang up in Windows 7 boot logo during Windows 7 OS loading after I inserted SD card? Note: Issue will happen even when you restart your system.
Wed, 25 Aug 2010 SiS 191 Lan controller can't support Gigabit?
Wed, 25 Aug 2010 I can hear some noise coming from the speakers (left and right) during music playback using Windows Media Player under Windows 7.
Tue, 13 Jul 2010 How to run 3DMark06 on models with ATI Graphics?
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 How do I check if DMA mode is enabled?
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 How can I find MSI office near my country?
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 What OS can MSI Media Center or MSI Media Center Deluxe II support?
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 How can I know what CPU can my motherboard support?
Common FAQ
Fri, 19 Apr 2013 If static electricity is produced when user and notebook are in contact. How do we prevent and avoid electrostatic discharge damage?
Wed, 14 Jul 2010 When I am using the system built-in microphone for sound recording, sometimes I cannot even hear the playback.
Fri, 11 Mar 2011 What kind of adaptor is used to connect S/PDIF-Out?
Tue, 10 Feb 2009 How to install Windows XP when AHCI is enabled?
Tue, 13 Feb 2007 After install device drivers from MSI Vista driver CD, you may be prompted to activate Windows Vista on a computer on which Windows Vista activation was not previously required.
Wed, 21 Oct 2009 On Windows 7 32/64 bit with external display, Windows Taskbar may show on the Primary display while desktop icons show on the extended screen.
Thu, 12 Nov 2009 Sometimes it takes more than 3 minutes to enter or leave Windows 7 OS.
Tue, 08 Dec 2009 After letting the machine sit idle for 10 or more minutes, you may notice that the task-bar does not pop up when moving the mouse to the bottom of the screen, or the start menu does not appear when using the windows key. After approximately 30 seconds, Windows will return to normal operation. The scenario happens in Windows 7 with following settings: Task-bar set to auto-hide, Turn off the display power option is set to 1 minute, Put the computer to sleep power option is set to never, No open windows on the desktop.
Tue, 16 Mar 2010 My notebook has preload hard disk image. When my system hard disk encounters non-recoverable problems, how can I perform the F3 System Recovery Function?(Windows 7)
Wed, 02 Mar 2011 Immediately after you log on to Windows 7, you will see the following Windows Activation window: Windows is not genuine Your computer might not be running a counterfeit copy of Windows. 0x80070005 You may also notice the following symptoms: The computer desktop background is black, and you receive the following error message on the bottom right corner of the screen: “This copy of Windows is not genuine” You receive the following error message when you view the System Properties: (Control Panel / System and Security / System) “You must activate today. Activate Windows now” If you try to use slmgr.vbs /dlv to view the licensing status, you receive the following message: Error: 0x80070005 Access denied: the requested action requires elevated privileges Note: This error message may also occur when a command that is being executed requires an elevated command prompt and is unrelated to the issue discussed here.
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