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Probably other stuff is not working too, but without the network it is hard to check. By Hannah Bouckley T The small ten inch netbook has the most important ports that are needed for everyday use. Win 7 Starter Processor: But the Wind U in Fancy Gold isn’t bad, either.

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The Wind U has a compact and quite solid plastic casewhich defies selective pressure very well. I used Ubuntu before but wanted to try KDE now. Win 7 Starter Processor: Oct 18th In any case, an external keyboard is recommendable for longer and serious work, as the built-in keyboard isn’t bad but can’t keep up with a reasonably good desktop keyboard, anyway.

However, if this fact is clear and the expectations in regards to performance are according, you can have fun with the MSI Wind U 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. Intel Atom processors now ensuring you can get a portable and affordable laptop without compromising on battery performance.

MSI Wind U160 Review

Now I successfully installed Kubuntu on it. Quality journalism wkreless made possible by advertising. The corresponding array microphone is integrated on the display bezel’s right. For some reason the network card is recognized but I can’t connect to my Wlan.


The MSI U feels at home here.

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Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Thus, we find a port for connecting a Kensington lock on the left. The Wind U is available in two different colors.

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May 27th, 5. Typing proved to need a bit of getting used to due to the minimized keys, though.

The single components merge nicely without leaving large gaps between the single parts. Users looking to upgrade the Wind U will find easy access to the system memory, which is a common on most netbooks that only include 1GB of RAM-with an access cover on the wijd side.

In regards to viewing angle stability, the built-in screen also reveals weaknesses. 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.

Review MSI Wind U Netbook – Reviews

Should this work on the standard version too? Results 1 to 2 of 2. A further highlight of the Wind U is its keyboard. Netbooks are known for not being made for performance. All this creates a noise level that is still within a green field even under load, but is at the same time always present.


Before you ask, yes the wlan card is activated and also in kubuntu I activated Wlan. Aside from the chic looks, the Wind U can convince with a good workmanship, direless good battery life, an adequate connectivity and high-end input devices. If you would rather have something more classic, the Wind U in Jet Black is available for you.

Review MSI Wind U160 Netbook

The included lithium Ion battery with a capacity of 65 WH The white lit MSI logo, decentered somewhat to the right on the display’s back, first really stands out in dimmed rooms. Originally Posted by sireless Color and contrast are comparable to other competing netbooks thanks to the glossy screen surface. Unfortunately, the display illumination, the perpetually running fan, as well as the operating temperature under load do leave a bit windd be desired.