PC Authority The netbook market is now a year old, and it’s worth reflecting on how things have changed over that time, particularly when it comes to considering a refresh of one of our favourites from last years crop of netbook models: Klein, bunt, mobil Source: We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. Everything that was good about the erstwhile MSI netbook standard-bearer is here too, including super-bright screen, decent keyboard and above-average build quality. Microsoft unveils its new Office app for Windows 10 The app will act as a hub for all your Microsoft Office needs. Video Output Graphics Processor. MSI is not present in the smartphone market.

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Memory Max Supported Size. While some models of the U comes with a 9-cell battery, the UUS uses a 6-cell battery which results in a below average running time compared to similarly netbooks. Overall the U could use more of a lift, as its performance scores fell well short of the competition, and everything else is just middle of the road.

MSI skyrocketed to the top of the mini-notebook field last June when netbooks with inch displays were rare and when no other netbook, regardless of size, could tout more than five hours of battery life. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising.

Laptops by Dan Ackerman 10 days ago. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. Most of the changes are appreciated but not spectacular: After all, the U’s exterior is eye-catching–even sexy, considering the glossy deep-blue finish of our review model. After all, the U’s exterior is eye-catching – even sexy, considering the glossy deep-blue finish of our review model.


On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

MSI Wind U – External Reviews

While the design and features don’t look as cutting edge as they once did, this is still a great netbook, and if you’re after an all-in-one solution, it looks like a good option. It shares the same exterior appearance, keyboard and trackpad design. Of course, it helped that this fledgling field wasn’t the mob scene it is today. The only way of enabling this feature was from a Function Key, where as soon as the computer was rebooted all the settings were lost.

The Wind UH represents a minor update from the incumbent. The real problem here is money. Techradar Naturally, this only works when you’re plugged in. It’s small and fairly light about 1kgand it’s sturdy enough to take a beating. Mainboard Data Bus Speed. With that in mind, this device comes highly recommended.

The ratings of MSI laptops are above average in the tests as of This weight is representative for typical laptops with a inch display-diagonal.

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MSI Wind Series

Though most of the MSI Wind U’s specs follow the standard netbook formula, its incredible battery life makes it a standout. Mai U wraps all of this up in a chassis no bigger or heavier than other inch netbooks running with 6-cell batteries. As far as netbooks go, the MSI Wind U is a very interesting proposition but it’s not without its problems.


Sure, they added 3. The 80GB Western Digital drive really helps a lot and 1GB of memory is enough for just about anything a normal notebook user might need. Power efficient, cheap and slow Netbook single core CPU. Please, switch off ad blockers. Inside HW We sad that U90 is almost identical to U model which means that some differences are present.

Reg Hardware There’s no denying that the U offers extraordinarily long battery life and its performance scores are up there with vidoe of the best SCCs we’ve seen. The performance is equal to the N and therefore only suited for basic tasks. Comp Reviews What will make or break a netbook for most consumers is the overall feel and design of the laptop. In fact, the identically priced Toshiba NB is equally attractive and offers an impressive number of unique features, and it lasted more than twice as long as the U did in our tests.

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