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MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D

MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D
alaScore 86

17 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews of MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the price.



We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops on Many are critical about the price.


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This summary is based on the products: MSI AE2420-3D 24 inch All-in-One PC (Intel Core i5-650 3.2GHz, 4GB, 1TB, Blu-Ray, WLAN, TV Tuner, 3D Glasses, Windows 7 Home Premium)MSI AE2420-3D 24 inch All-in-One PC (Intel Core i5-650 3.2GHz, 4GB, 1TB, Blu-Ray, WLAN, TV Tuner, 3D Glasses, Windows 7 Home Premium)

Dec, 2018

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MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D all-in-one review


When MSI builds an "all-in-one" PC, it doesn't mess around -- the MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D has everything but the kitchen sink ensconced in a plastic frame. Wh...

Jan, 2011

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MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D review


If you're looking for a sexy all-in-one PC, the MSI Wind Top AE2420 3D boasts impressive performance and attractive casing, all with the benefit of that newfangled 3D technology we keep hearing so much about. But MSI will need to take another look at...

Dec, 2010

Product Specifications


Audio system:THX TruStudio Pro
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2 / 3
Number of Speakers:2 / 3
RMS rated power:10 / 20


Color of product:Beige, Grey / Black / Black, Grey / Black, Silver / Black, Transparent / Black, White / White


3D:Y / Yes
3D compatibility: Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:23.6
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Full HD:No / Yes
HD type:Full HD
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen:Y / Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter power:180


Discrete graphics adapter memory:1024 / 512
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5730 / AMD Radeon HD 5730 / ATI MOBILITY RADEON HD 5730
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3 / GDDR5
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter:N / No / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:500 / 733
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):766
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / No


Internal memory:3 / 4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory layout:1 x 1 + 1 x 2 / 2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1 + 1 x 2 / 2 x 2
Memory slots:2
Memory slots type:SO-DIMM


Built-in camera: Yes
Total megapixels:1.3
TV tuner integrated: No


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1+EDR
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo / Blu-Ray ROM / DVD Super Multi

Other Features

Audio output channels:5.1 / 7.1
Cabling technology:10/100/1000 Base-T(X) / 10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Chassis type:All-in-one
Compatible operating systems:Windows 7
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Dimensions (WxDxH):24.3 x 2.83 x 18.2
Display:Full HD / Full HD 3D / Full-HD / LCD / LED
Display included: Yes
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
Expansion Slots:Mini PCI-E x 2 / Mini PCI-E x2
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:AMD / ATI / ATI, Intel
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Line-in: Yes
Line-out: Yes
Mac compatibility: No
Maximum graphics adapter memory:1024 / 512
Maximum number of SMP processors:1
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
Number of processors installed:1
On-board graphics adapter:No / Yes
Power availability:180
Power supply:180
Power supply type:AC/DC
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
SmartCard slot: No
Speakers:2 / 2 x 5W / 2 x 5W + 10W / 2x5W / 2x5W + 10W / 3 / monitor built-in / Y
Storage drive interface:Serial ATA II
Wireless Technology:802.11 b/g/n / Wi-Fi

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included: Yes
Drivers included: Yes
Handheld remote control:N / No / Yes
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard supplied: Yes
Mouse included: Yes

Packaging Data

Package weight:37.5


Product type:PC

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
eSATA ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in:No / Yes
Mini PCI Express slots:2
S/PDIF out port: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4 / 6
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter power:180
Autonomy mode: No


64-bit computing: Yes
Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel G41 Express / Intel H55 Express
Conflict Free processor:N / No
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):19 / 20 / 23 / 24
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
L3 cache:4
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16 / 8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):17.1 / 21
Memory channels supported by processor:2
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 1066/1333 / DDR3 800/1066
Motherboard chipset:Intel G41 Express / Intel H55 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382 / 774
PCI Express configurations:1x16 / 1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:296 / 81
Processor:i3-540 / i5-560M / i5-650 / i7-860S / i7-870S
Processor boost frequency:3.20 / 3.46 / 3.6 / 3.60
Processor cache:0.512, 4 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 8
Processor cache type:L2 / L3 / Smart Cache
Processor code:SLBLG / SLBQ7 / SLBTT
Processor codename:Arrandale / Clarkdale / Lynnfield
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:Intel Core i3 / Intel Core i3-xxx / Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Core i7 / Intel Core i7-xxx
Processor frequency:2.53 / 2.66 / 2.7 / 2.93 / 3.066 / 3.2
Processor front side bus:800
Processor lithography:32 / 45
Processor model:i3-540 / i5-560M / i5-650 / i7-860S / i7-870S
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i3-500 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-500 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-600 Desktop series / Intel Core i7-800 Desktop series
Processor socket:BGA1288 / Socket H (LGA 1156)
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:B1 / C2 / K0
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 73 / 82

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / No / Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID:No / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel FDI Technology:No / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y / Yes
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / No / Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):No / Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / No / Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT): No
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:No / Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y / Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / No
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36 / Yes
Processor ARK ID:41318 / 43546 / 46473 / 48498 / 49653
Processor code:SLBLG / SLBQ7 / SLBTT
Processor package size:37.5 / rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1/4.2 / SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:No / Yes


Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), microSD (TransFlash), miniSD, MMC, SD, xD / Memory Stick (MS), MiniSD, MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD / Memory Stick (MS), miniSD, MMC, SD, xD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 640
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II
Hard Drive Size:3.5
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1500 / 640

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:18.2 / 2.83 / 2.87
Height:17.5 / 18.2 / 2.83
Package weight:37.5
Weight:25.6 / 30.9
Width:22.7 / 24.3