FX610

MSI recommends Windows® 7.

Overview

 

 
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 
 

Stylish and Fashion Design 

 

 

 

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.

 

Smart Computing makes Your Life Even Easier 

 

 

MSI GPU Boost equipped with ATI Power Xpress Technology
The FX610 has MSI GPU Boost which is equipped with ATI Power Xpress Technology. The GPU Boost Technology can manually switch the mode to achieve great graphics performance and superior battery life. While you are editing images or conducting graphics-intensive programs, this smart technology turns on which enables smoother operations. For other daily works, graphics mode is off and therefore you can enjoy a longer-lasting battery life.

Exclusive ECO Engine Power Management System
FX610 selects the brand new ECO Engine as the power management function to extend the battery running time while performing different tasks; simply touch ECO quick launch sensor to switch among the 5 different modes—Gaming, Movie, Presentation, Office and Turbo Battery mode.

Furthermore, the advanced MSI ECO design can turn off some unused components’ power in order to save more energy and make your notebook workable in critical situation without any power supply.

 

 

Lively Video & Audio Enjoyment

 


Exclusive Cinema Pro Technology
Cinema Pro Technology offers consumers the finest movie viewing experience. With a simple touch of the exclusive Cinema Pro button, you can immediately switch to Movie Mode. The quality on screen and the heavy bass will be activated, providing the finest sensory of the theaters.

 

 

 

 

 


THX TruStudio Pro+ 2 Premium Sound Speakers
THX TruStudio Pro is specially designed to bring the same great audio experience found in live performances, films, and recording studios— to the PC. THX TruStudio Pro provides the latest groundbreaking technologies that are products of years of collective experience and research by Creative and THX. Together, these technologies deliver the fullest audio experience for music, movies and games, while remaining true to the source and intention of the artists who created it.

 

Enjoy Entertainment in Multiple Extremes

 


Built-in HD Webcam
Genuine 720p high-definition (HD) video quality to 30fps (30 continuous images per second allowing smooth, natural progression without jerkiness; ordinary webcams only offer 8fps). This guarantees truly clear and smooth video and picture quality and exceptional audio effects. In addition, the 16:9 HD wide-screen video display can be used with all kinds of social networking media, allowing optimum high-quality video communication and production of HD videos for the enjoyment of friends and family.


 


High Definition Multimedia Interface
The FX610’s HDMI output not only delivers super-fast 5GB per second data rates, but it also reduces cable clutter, while ensuring the best possible video quality.


 


Convenient Wireless Networking
With its 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN and Bluetooth networking interfaces, the FX610 provides a versatile way to connect to, browse, and retrieve data on both your own devices and the online universe.


 

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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 AMD Athlon™ II Dual/Triple Core Processor
OS Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium (MSI recommends upgrade to Genuine Windows® 7 Professional)
Chipset RS 880M
Memory DDR3 800/1066, Max: 8GB
LCD Size 15.6" 1366x768 HD
Graphics ATI RADEON HD5470
Graphics VRAM DDR3 1GB
HDD (GB) 2.5" 250GB/320GB/500GB SATA
Optical Drive Super-Multi
Audio 2 Theater Class Speakers
Webcam HD Webcam
Card Reader SDXC/SD/MMC/MS/XD
LAN 10/100/1000
Wireless LAN 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth BT2.1+EDR
D-Sub (VGA) 1
HDMI 1
USB 2.0 port 2
eSATA/USB Combo 1
Mic-in/Headphone-out

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Keyboard 87 keys
AC Adapter 90W
Battery 6 cells
Dimension 383(L)x249.3(W)x32.5(H)
Weight (KG) 2.4

 

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 Fix the system can’t run Burn Recovery function when pressing “F3” key to recover the system.
Version 10D
Type AMI BIOS Release Date 2010-09-24
Download download File Size 0.71 MB
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Driver

Win7 64,Win7 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


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
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 with HDMI 5992
Version 6.0.1.6151
Type Audio Release Date 2010-08-17
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 106.63 MB
Realtek HD Audio
Description with HDMI 5992
Version 6.0.1.6151
Type Audio Release Date 2010-08-17
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 106.63 MB
ATI RS880M Chipset/VGA driver
Description This driver package includes VGA driver.
Version 8.733.1.2
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-08-19
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 127.64 MB
ATI RS880M Chipset/VGA driver
Description This driver package includes VGA driver.
Version 8.733.1.2
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-08-19
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 127.64 MB
AMD South Bridge Driver
Description Supported chipsets:
SB700, SB800 family

Version 1.2.1.210
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-06-22
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 0.37 MB
AMD South Bridge Driver
Description Supported chipsets:
SB700, SB800 family

Version 1.2.1.210
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-06-22
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 0.37 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
JMicron Card Reader
Description
Version 1.00.45.00
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-08-18
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 1.12 MB
JMicron Card Reader
Description
Version 1.00.45.00
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-08-18
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.12 MB
Realtek LAN
Description
Version 7.023.0623.2010
Type LAN Release Date 2011-01-03
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 10.8 MB
Realtek LAN
Description
Version 7.023.0623.2010
Type LAN Release Date 2011-01-03
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 10.8 MB
Elantech Multi Touchpad
Description
Version 8.0.5.4
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-05-03
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 60.64 MB
Elantech Multi Touchpad
Description
Version 8.0.5.4
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-05-03
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 60.64 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_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_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
Camera
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Camera Release Date 2010-09-09
OS Win7 64, 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 2010-06-24
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB

Utility

Win7 64,Win7 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.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Corel WinDVD2010(W7 3264,1005830)
Description
Version 10.0.5.830
Type Utility Release Date 2011-04-18
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 138.67 MB
Note
Cinema Pro II for W7 32/64Bit
Description Cinema Pro II Player
Version 1.0.0.9z
Type Utility Release Date 2011-03-18
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 2.67 MB
Note
Easy Viewer (W7 32,1.3.0.8)
Description Webcam Utility
Version 1.3.0.8
Type Utility Release Date 2011-03-18
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 20.36 MB
Note
Easy Viewer (W7 64,1.3.0.8)
Description Webcam Utility
Version 1.3.0.8
Type Utility Release Date 2011-03-18
OS Win7 64
Download download File Size 20.42 MB
Note
System Control Manager (SCM) for 6xx
Description System Control Manager
Version 2.210.0617.007
Type Utility Release Date 2010-11-02
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 5.49 MB
Note
THX EQ for W7 32/64Bit
Description THX EQ Management Utility
Version 1.00.0.10
Type Utility Release Date 2010-10-11
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 2.99 MB
Note
THX for W7 32/64Bit
Description THX Sound Utility
Version 1.02.07
Type Utility Release Date 2010-07-27
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 11.46 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
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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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Global / America

Western Europe

FAQ

Release Date Title
Tue, 04 Oct 2011 I usually got very laggy results even with very fast internet connection when my webcam resolution is set to 720P during video streaming / video calls while better quality results to lower resolution. Moreover, the webcam is advertised to support 720P @ 30FPS in the website. (For laptop that equipped with HD webcam module)
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 Why the battery can't be charged?
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 When we do the display switching by pressing Fn+F2 with external display connected, CinemaPro would stop working, and the system would jump up an error message as below picture.
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 How to check THX version and know THX EQ is installed?
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.
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 How can I find MSI office near my country?
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 When I overclock my CPU with Corecenter to FSB 210, why WCPUID still show my CPU as FSB 200?
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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