While the chassis and basic design hasn’t changed much, the Wind has picked up a few handy updates over the last couple months that help keep it competitive with the onslaught of new netbook offerings. A small and light ultra mobile PC, which looks and performs better than some of its rivals. Trusted Reviews Innovation can be a double-edged sword. CNet 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. PC Advisor Larger storage, better networking and the all-important extended battery life make the revised U a winner. Continue to next page 01 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.

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Best Laptops for It’s stylish, it’s easy to type on and it’s quick. Though it has a spinning hard drive, it’s very quiet during operation. What you don’t get are any sort of gesture controls as you do with the Eee PC and From a design point, MSI deserves 9. It is small and light, it has all you need from a notebook and it is as mobile as it gets.

Power efficient, cheap and slow Netbook single core CPU. In fact, we have to commend the MSI engineers for packing in so much tech and keeping it all running very cool and quiet. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. They feature the wire-free tidiness of a laptop, combined with the big screen of a desktop PC. We don’t want to place too much emphasis on performance here. PC Pro So, the Wind is, in the main, the breath of fresh air we’d hoped for all along.


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So, details like letters are bigger. We’ve changed, we promise. This AE is an attractively designed touchscreen PC, which is easy to use and looks good to boot. Reg Hardware There’s no denying that the U offers extraordinarily long battery life and its performance scores are up there with some of the best SCCs we’ve seen. Please share our article, every link counts! IT Reviews Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past year, or on a expedition up the far reaches of the Amazon well, that one may not count as even some villages on the banks of the mighty river have WiFiyou must have heard of the U Wind netbook from MSI: MSI’s Wind netbooks have been well received and extensively rebranded by many manufacturers, including Medion and Advent.

It looks good, feels good and its ergonomics are by far the best of the mini-laptop bunch. You may well find therefore that you get more for your money by choosing PC World’s option instead. Computer Shopper You know a notebook has hit the sweet spot in design when it elicits jealous looks from owners cideo both full-size laptops and the tiny Asus Eee PC.

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The hybrid combination of SSD and HDD storage devices has its pros, most evident in long battery life, but such a thing always reflects on the price. Review Sections Review Specs.


Power efficient, cheap and slow Netbook single core CPU. MSI lance une version Plus de son netbook As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers.

It’s an interesting idea, but the results are mixed. This weight is representative for typical viceo with a inch display-diagonal. 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.

The MSI Wind U is a solid netbook with a comfortable keyboard and a more stylish design than its predecessor. Combined with the more attractive choice of colours, free carry bag in the box, and an extended warranty to 2 years, we feel the original MSI Wind U is not just the first Wind, it also breezes into first place. The wireless connectivity could have been better and the standard battery life is relatively poor, but these are issues you can get around.

MSI Wind U seems perfect for work on long journeys or a day on the beach. PC Advisor Larger msl, better networking and the all-important extended battery life make the revised U a winner.