The performance difference between Netbooks with Intel’s 1. With Pine Trail performance and a stunning design, it also has a few surprises inside its shell. Just hold your finger on the corner and the page automatically scrolls up or down. Please share our article, every link counts! It also offers over 7 hours of battery life.

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Basic Netbooks are a fairly simple formula to pull off. The Wind U is an excellent machine which ticks all the right boxes and excels when it comes to portability.

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Lenovo fine-tuned its formula for the Yoga C, adding a trio of useful features that With its wond battery, very usable keyboard and striking design, the MSI Wind U is one of the better notebooks we’ve seen recently. If your main activities are geared towards browsing the Web, social networking, listening to music, and reading and editing documents, then you should definitely check this netbook.

There are cheaper netbooks that offer almost identical performance if budget is a concern, but in a category vvga everything is much of a muchness, the long battery life and interesting design might appeal. Conserve even more power by swapping between five modes optimised for different use, including: Considering there was already little on offer to differentiate vfa U from the competition and it’s quite expensive to boot, we feel there are better alternatives.

As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. However, it doesn’t quite do enough to warrant a What Laptop award.


Tactile feedback is nearly alike, with the same key strength and noise when fully pressed. Intel Atom processors now ensuring you can get a portable and affordable laptop without compromising on battery performance.

It also has a nice battery life and comes with the msu array of expansion ports and connectivity options. On the plus side, you also get Bluetooth, which is sometimes left out of entry-level Netbooks. The updated Spectre x inch convertible laptop adds terrific battery life and top-notch This reimagined MacBook Air fixes almost all previous design issues, but not without adding Vgga Basic Netbooks are a fairly simple formula to pull off.

Unfortunately, the MSI Wind achieves this through a hugely bulky battery that sticks out from the rear of the system significantly, whereas the Dell mzi Asus models manage to u1660 their batteries into the design of the laptop body. MSI was another early combatant in the Netbook wars, and its Wind models have typically followed the usual trends in components and pricing, making them perfectly acceptable alternatives. This gorgeous netbook features a slim build and long battery life, though its price tops the list of Pine Trail netbooks.

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ASUS uses a similar scheme but works winnd wedge shape into the design making the lift less noticeable. One odd note, instead of the touch pad having a scroll bar section along the right side of the pad for vertical scrolling, it instead has scroll points in the top and bottom right corners of the pad.


Our Battery eater Pro Classic rating was about 6 hours, which is a great reading.

Screen and Speakers The Wind U offers a inch glossy LED-backlit display that rates below average compared to other similarly sized netbooks. Low-frequency response is nonexistent, aind expected for almost all smaller netbooks and notebooks. Don’t show this again. Single Review, online available, Short, Date: Besides the screen cover, the rest of the system was very well-constructed.

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The battery design on the U elevates the rear of the notebook with the rear half of the battery pack sticking out under the computer. The hard drive and wireless card require the entire back panel to be removed to access them. The MSI Wind U is a step in the right direction with a larger battery than its U sibling, but it’s priced above the competition and falls short on battery life.

Battery The highlight of the U is the six-cell battery, which MSI claims can last for a whopping 15 hours. The mobile world might finally get exciting again in It’s not enough of a performance difference to notice in real-world use, but if you’re looking for the maximum possible battery life, the Wind is certainly up there.

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