As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. They feature the wire-free tidiness of a laptop, combined with the big screen of a desktop PC. IT won’t suit anyone looking for a powerhouse portable but if your needs are basic, writing emails and using the internet, or a word processor for the commute, this is as good as it currently gets. The mobile world might finally get exciting again in While we’ve been frank in our criticism of netbooks for their lack of just that, it’s as much a reflection of the sector and its demands as the strategy of any manufacturer – when you’re trying to make low-cost devices there isn’t a great deal of wiggle room!

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Inside HW We sad that U90 is almost identical to U model which means that some differences are present. The Bottom Line The MSI Wind U makes a positive first impression with its polished design and roomy for a Netbook display and keyboard, but it’s missing a handful of features–bigger battery, solid-state hard drive, and WWAN–that would turn it from a very good to a great on-the-go mini-laptop.

Although the design comes off a bit bland, it’s still a pretty good looking machine that will look the part in any situation, boardroom or coffee shop.

Windows 7 running on MSI Wind U100 Netbook

While that may help battery life, it did not help the Wind when multitasking. This reimagined MacBook Air viedo almost all previous design issues, but not without mxi Don’t show this again. Still, those factors don’t add up to a minute difference on this test. With that in mind, this device comes highly recommended. If this works is shown in the following test Apple’s Touch Bar — a thin screen that replaces the function keys on the new MacBook Single Review, online available, Short, Date: Thankfully, help is on the way; MSI will have a six-cell battery out in September for a yet-to-be-determined amount.


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MSI Wind review: MSI Wind – CNET

It doesn’t have the looks to pull off a premium price tag and although it’s a good performer, it’s verging into traditional laptop territory. In the Eee PC ‘s favor is a solid-state hard drive and the fact that its internal graphics chip is set to share up to MB of the main memory to the Wind’s 64MB.

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After all, the U’s exterior is eye-catching–even sexy, considering the glossy deep-blue finish of our review model. It does, however, provide Bluetooth.

After all, the U’s exterior is eye-catching – even sexy, considering the glossy deep-blue finish of our review model. By way of comparison and to illustrate how far vide prices have dropped, we offer this tidbit: Continue to next page 01 The Wind UH represents a minor update from the incumbent.

Wid manufacturer site for details. Seeing as Windows does like a reboot every now and then, this could be bothersome in the long run.

MSI Wind Series

Unlike its competitors, the Wind NB offers the complete package, including an adult-size keyboard, a larger inch screen, and a very capable Atom processor. When news and images of the MSI Wind first popped up online in March, we thought we had seen at least a competitor and perhaps the successor to the Eee PC, Asus’ Netbook that started the low-cost, low-power laptop craze last year.


The original MSI Wind burst onto the scene in spectacular fashion, nabbing the first-ever Editors’ Choice in the netbook category. Please share our article, every link counts!

MSI Wind U Plus – External Reviews

The U90 uses the same chassis but, despite its lower price, the smaller screen and reduced storage fail to pack the punch of its predecessor. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. When you’re running on batteries it runs at the same clock speed but puts performance ahead of battery life, so screen brightness is typically higher.

While the original specs that called for an 80GB hard drive with 3-cell battery can still be found, most Winds on sale today pack GB and a beefier 6-cell unit. This weight is representative for typical laptops with a inch display-diagonal. Best Laptops for The Wind’s touch pad does feature vertical and horizontal scroll zones, which always come in handy when surfing the Web or working your way down a long Word doc or large Excel sheet.