MSI Wind

(Model: U100)
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Excelent keyboard, good quality build. Everything works! 3-cell Battery life gets a minus-point but apart from that - highly recommended.

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MSI Wind Specifications

Manufacturer (Click for list) MSI
Model name Wind
Model id U100
CPU type (Click for list) Intel Atom (Diamondville)
CPU speed 1600 Mhz
Graphics Intel GMA 950
OS Microsoft Windows XP Home
Display Size
10.0" 1024 X 600
Screen Type
LED-Backlit LCD
RAM 1024 MB
Hard Disk 80 GB
Battery capacity 24 Wh
Weight (Minimum operating) 1200gm / 2.65 pounds
Size 260/180/31.0 mm
Size 10.2/7.1/1.2 inches
Physical Interfaces
Ethernet 10/100
VGA
MIC-in
Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)
USB 2.0 (x3)
SD card slot
Wireless Interfaces
802.11b/g
BT2.0
BT 2.0 (On some models)
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 3G cellular)
Additional Specs and Accessories (can vary)
WebCam
WebCam 1.3Mp
Product Notes
SD card slot is multi-format. (SD/MMC/MS/MS-Pro.) Hard drive is 2.5" Available in Pink, Black and White. Comes with 3 or 6 cell battery.
MSI Wind price guide (spot-check pricing.)
Europe:€47030 Oct 12
USA:$30030 Oct 12
UK:£32030 Oct 12
MSI Wind news and review linkstrack product
MSI Wind U100 review from TechRadar03/04/09
MSI Wind U100 test.06/01/09
MSI Wind easy overclocking26/10/08
MSI Wind Wikipedia page.20/10/08
Wikipedia link17/10/08
10-week Akoya Mini / MSI Wind review.17/09/08
MSI WInd running OSX09/09/08
Advent 4211 (MSI Wind) review at trustedreviews.03/08/08
Geek.com MSI Wind review.23/07/08
Brighthand review of the MSI Wind U10016/07/08
Medion Akoya First impressions - UMPCPortal15/07/08
PCPro review of MSI Wind U10008/07/08
Memory upgrade on the MSI Wind.08/07/08
Retail box photo set - Akoya Mini03/07/08
Akoya Mini in test. (German)27/06/08
MSI Wind videos
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