View our privacy policy before signing up. Sign up using Facebook. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper. Because it isn’t reflective, you can view the screen in an office environment without having to constantly adjust the angle of the screen to avoid reflections from lights, and it’s also bright enough to be used outdoors on a sunny day. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. The main purpose of the redesign was to reduce costs and the Wind U is very affordable, but that price also comes with RAM that can’t be upgraded and a battery life that is on the lower end of six cell netbook models.

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Either way, you do get used to the small keys; most touch-typists probably won’t have a problem adjusting.

Would you buy this? MSI skyrocketed to the top of the mini-notebook field last June when netbooks with inch displays were rare and when no other netbook, regardless of size, could tout more than five hours of battery life.

Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event winf, competitions, giveaways, and much more. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. This means it is comfortable to use on your lap for long periods of time.

Many of the features remain the same though including the very well designed keyboard that is comfortable to use. For security, you can either settle for Windows XP’s login password or you can enable the supplied face-recognition software, which can log you in by scanning your face.


MSI Wind U120

Every time we mishit the period key, we’d stare at this spare space on the keyboard and wonder whether MSI might have been better to move the up arrow key just one spot over over the right arrow key j120 order to give the more commonly used period and comma keys more space. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Hexus Built firmly on the foundations laid down by the original Wind, MSI’s new netbook baby, the Wind UH, is more of the same, but with a slight twist. Cons Poor balance, period and comma keys are too small. It also doesn’t emit too much heat.

MSI Wind U – External Reviews

I will do that. You’ll be able to use the MSI Wind U for Web browsing, watching videos, listening to music, and even for some limited photo editing; but it can be tiring to crop a series of megapixel msk on its small screen, for example.

It also shows the indicator of how much brightness my screen has. You also get built-in There’s a widn report – look through the comments there, one of the proposed solutions is to update the netbook’s BIOS, other involve various tweaks to the Gnome power manager.

If you care more about price than endurance, then the U is worth considering. The netbook will stay alive for a good 3 hours, which is decent for standard use, but you end up paying for a 6-cell battery that should really be giving you two or vide more hours of work time. The main purpose of the redesign was to reduce costs and the Wind U is very affordable, but that price also comes with RAM that can’t be upgraded and a battery life that is on the lower end of six cell netbook models.


Sign up using Email and Password. Its viewing angles from the side and from the top are adequate. Single Review, online available, Long, Date: This has a lot to do with the large number iwnd vent holes on the base. The status LEDs on the front of the unit msk a little more subdued.

MSI Wind U120 – Erste Eindruecke

The ratings of MSI laptops are above average in the tests as of When I then turn up the brightness the screen starts to flicker. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. Post as a guest Name. It has a non-glossy By using our site, you acknowledge that you u1220 read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

We love the touchpad, which is also very roomy it measures 55x40mm and has individually moulded plastic for the left- and right-click buttons. Sign up using Facebook. We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used. Please, switch off ad blockers.