Though its stellar battery life will appeal to road warriors, the pricey, bulky MSI Wind U Hybrid suffers from a few debilitating flaws that are hard to overlook. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. We sad that U90 is almost identical to U model which means that some differences are present. A redesign that’s almost on the nose A redesign that’s almost on the nose by Dan Ackerman. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The underside remains cool, too, even during long computing stretches, but the wrist rest and touch pad do get warm after a spell. It’s still a good machine and if you’re happy to trade battery life for a better keyboard, or purchase a separate battery, it’s still worth serious consideration, but it just misses out on a wholehearted recommendation.

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But other solidly-built mini-notebooks are just around the corner, including Lenovo’s S10 and probably an entry from Dell this Autumn. Nothing has really suffered in this version, and anyone who purchases the netbook will be happy with it. The tiny stereo speakers emit predictably tinny sound. Thankfully, help is on the way; MSI will have a six-cell battery out in September for a yet-to-be-determined amount.

Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Power saving version of the Atom N with additional Virtualization Support and more power saving techniques.

Though its battery life leaves a lot to be desired, the extra space the keyboard affords is greatly appreciated; after using the inch Wind for a few days, we wouldn’t recommend going with anything smaller.


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Continue to next page 01 Many of the features remain the same though including the very well designed keyboard that is comfortable to use. In fact, we have to commend the Fga engineers for packing in so much tech and keeping it all running very cool and quiet. Please share our article, every link counts! We’ve changed, we promise.

Nvidia is looking to shake up the gaming laptop scene with powerful new GPUs, while other PCs pitch added privacy. Reg Hardware There’s no denying that the U offers extraordinarily msl battery life and its performance scores are up there with some of the best SCCs we’ve seen.

Inside, the two Netbooks share very similar configurations, including the 1.

The mobile world might finally get exciting again in We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. Because of that U90 lacks also Bluetooth adapter.

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. Video Memory Memory Allocation Technology.

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If you care more about price than endurance, then the U is worth considering. The MSI Wind U is very well laid out and designed to make it extremely portable but still easy to use.

Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. The battery life is not great, but it mai still within acceptable levels. It provides enough room to view Web pages without needing to scroll side to side, but we were hoping the slightly larger screen would have bumped up the resolution a notch.


Sure, they added 3. Picture that was used for package was chosen in that manner so that your new notebook looks like it came with a gift bow. Klein, bunt, mobil Source: While that may help battery life, it did not help the Wind when multitasking. MSI has skipped the imitation game that most other manufacturers have played so far and actually bested the Eee with the Wind.

The big nsi with the U, though, is its price. CNet This could be the best mini laptop so far — it’s comfortable to use, has a good display, is super-affordable vag promises great performance Sehr gut, Ergonomie gut, Display gut, Preis ausgezeichnet, Leistung sehr gut Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: While the battery life ranges from excellent to out-of-this-world, overall performance is just average.

As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers.

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: Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.

As far as netbooks go, the MSI Wind U is a very interesting proposition but it’s not without its problems.