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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1285 reviews of MSI Wind. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and price. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably, but views about the energy efficiency and memory are different. Many are less positive about the image quality and touchpad.

performance, usability, portability, price, size

touchpad, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the MSI Wind is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for MSI Wind

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of MSI Wind from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the size and screen are generally positive. The battery and performance also get good feedback.

usability, performance, battery, screen, size

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Aug, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for MSI Wind

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 672 user reviews of MSI Wind from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the size and price. The portability and usability also get good feedback.

performance, usability, portability, price, size

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Aug, 2020

Expert review by (engadget.com)

MSI Wind U90 reviewed, thrown back to the wolves

 

Laptop Mag would evidently like to make two things quite clear: if you pick up MSI's Wind U90, you better love SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 and be totally c...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by (engadget.com)

MSI Wind gets reviewed

 

Hey USers -- we know where all those "delayed" Winds are. Just take a look across the pond. bit-tech managed to wrap their paws around a retail unit of MSI's Ee...

Jul, 2008

Expert review by (engadget.com)

MSI Wind benchmarked and reviewed: now official alternative to Eee PC

 

Here's the moment many of you Eee-wannabees have been waiting for, the official announcement of the 10-inch, 1,204 x 600 LED-backlit MSI Wind. No surprises here on the leakiest of all netbooks. Still, when you consider that your $399 buys you a ...

Jun, 2008

Expert review by (engadget.com)

MSI Wind gets terse pre-release review

 

It's pretty tough to wrap your melon around, but MSI's Wind has not yet officially launched per se. That being said, it has still managed to end up in the hands...

May, 2008

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Expert review by : Cisco Cheng (pcmag.com)

MSI Wind

 

Out of all the UMPCs available in the market, the MSI Wind is the best deal.

Aggressively priced (under $500). Runs the Intel Atom platform. Big 10-inch screen. Very light. 80GB hard drive. Windows XP Home Edition

Needs a bigger battery. Although pleasant to type on, the keyboard needs to be full-size

Jul, 2008

Expert review by : Matt Elliott (cnet.com)

MSI Wind review: MSI Wind

 

MSI Wind

Strikes optimal Netbook balance between portability and usability; polished look; fair price.

Wimpy three-cell battery is only option at the moment; no 802.11n Wi-Fi or WWAN; no option for solid-state hard drive.

The MSI Wind U100 makes a positive first impression with its polished design and roomy (for a Netbook) display and keyboard, but it's missing a handful of features--bigger battery, solid-state hard drive, and WWAN--that would turn it from a very good...

Jul, 2008

Expert review by : Kevin O'Brien (NotebookReview.com)

MSI Wind Review Part 2: Running Windows Vista

 

Almost every mini notebook manufacturer is shunning Windows Vista, and manufacturers are turning towards Windows XP or Linux. Some say it is because the operating system is less bloated and more power efficient, while others say it is just cheaper to...

Jul, 2008

Expert review by : InsideHW (insidehw.com)

Expert Review

 

In accordance with ASUS philosophy of presenting new devices in short periods of time, not long after the first Fonepad, new models, Fonepad Note 6 and Fonepad 7, have been announced. Unfortunately, f... Mechanical keyboard are conceptual way of going...

Jul, 2009

Expert review by : CPU3D (cpu3d.com)

MSI PR200 Ultra Mobile Notebook

 

The amount of features found on the MSI PR200 is unbelieveable. It's one of the most feature-packed ultra portable notebooks I've ever come across. What's more, you get very goood performance from the nippy 2.0Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo T7250 (Merom)...

Excellent Price, - Intel Core 2 Duo T7250 (Merom) Processor, - 2Gb of DDR2 ram, - 160Gb SATA HDD, - 1.3M Webcam, - HDMI output, - Wireless/BlueTooth, - 12.1" ACV screen (Amazing Crystal Vision), - 4-in-1 card reader, - PCI Express card slot, - 3 USB...

None I can think of

Dec, 2008

Expert review by : CRN Staff (crn.com)

Review: Micro-Star's Wind U100 Netbook

 

As miniaturized notebooks gain in popularity, the Test Center looks at MSI's netbook offering.

Oct, 2008