Posted on Jan 26, Gold is In Source: Support For UMX msi. Before you splash out, however, check out the similarly specified and priced Dell Mini , which sports a higher-resolution screen. This doesn’t have to be the case, especially in idle mode, as other manufacturers’ devices have proved. Due to the responsive display of just eight milliseconds, stated by the manufacturer, streaks aren’t an issue for the Wind U in videos or games.

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Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: If it is not there, try reinstalling it with driver found here – http: Reg Hardware Y160 a very similar spec to a lot of netbooks floating out of the great netbook yards of Eastern China, this machine is a bit faster, for a bit longer, than many.

Review MSI Wind U160 Netbook

I tried to press Fn and then F But there are few very well demarcated turfs of advantage here: Please, switch off ad blockers. The msi u webcam is supported by the operating system without the need for installing drivers for it.

Although it contains the least demanding Windows version, Windows 7 Starter, 1 GB DDR2 which this small guy contains will often be too little for comfortable use. PC Mag Netbook manufacturers are finding it hard to offer netbooks with the kind of top-of-the-line components and features you see in its laptop brethren, especially when they’re constrained by price. If you can cope with these flaws, you’ll get a solid, compact and well-manufactured cxmera at a fair price of about Thus, dimming and color deviations turn up very quickly on the display already when the horizontal viewing angle is altered, or even on both the vertical and horizontal plane when the sitting height is changed.


This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a inch display-diagonal.

Click “Add” to insert your video. Pros Good looks Solid build Comfortable keyboard Cons Falls short of 15 hour battery camerq Minimalistic touchpad drivers.

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Considering there was already little on offer to differentiate the U from the competition and it’s quite expensive to boot, we feel there are better alternatives. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community. A further highlight of the Wind U is its keyboard. The common trend with these configurations is including the power button at the end of the hinge, which MSI also does.

Posted on Jun 29, wijd A complete runtime test hasn’t been executed in this state.

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The max point reward for answering a question is Competitors prove that this can be different with measuring rates under the 40 degree mark. When you compare the benchmark rates, the Wind U isn’t much better or worse than current netbooks of other manufacturers that have been reviewed by us recently.


Besides the screen cover, the rest of the system was very well-constructed.

If you acquire a netbook and expect the performance of a notebook, you’ll also be disappointed by the MSI Wind U Ask a Question Usually answered in minutes! MSI’s logo on the display’s back in u1600 dark.

Robert Monigold Level 2 Expert Answers. The microphone is integrated in the display bezel. There is no contorting or overdriving heard, even at maximum volume output. Performance is exactly what you’d expect from an Atom-powered netbook; it’s perfectly adequate for basic tasks such as word processing and light web browsing, and battery life – albeit short of MSI’s own claims – is excellent.

MSI Wind U Review

Temperature Aside from the fan characteristic, or rather fan control, the directly related temperature emissions supply reason for complaint. The MSI U feels at home here.

A Western Digital 2. The netbook would then be able to be used everywhere for accessing the internet via a fast 3. It is quite sturdy in regards to pressure and barely bends despite the chiclet keyboard.