On a personal note, this kills me. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. It’s recommendable to consider the position to the sun and if required, to look for a shadowy place. A current immediate opponent in terms of both looks and configuration, as well as the price: We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. Merely the CPU use turned out a bit high with 8. The Wind U is one of them and positions itself primarily in the low-priced starter field.

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The big difference in regards to power consumption and battery life in comparison to the allegedly identical Asus p. The display is also very convincing in this point.

The screen achieves a maximum possible ratio of Asus’ p scores a bit better in the direct SuperPi benchmark comparison. The user can also expect the common standards as communication modules with wireless LAN However, my local Best Buy didn’t have it on display on Sunday, and the Best Buy Web site currently shows the machine as being back-ordered. Both Liliputing and Laptop magazine blogged about the machine being available at Best Buy. They are under the touchpad, where most people prefer them.

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Overall, an immense savings advantage remains anyway. System Noise Basically, the hardware component development considerably lower TDP would also lead to a lower system noise, as there is a lot less potential waste heat. That said, the Wind is able to toggle between a high performance mode and a slower mode designed to extend the run time. This is a wiind rate but still lags far behind the identically equipped Asus Eee p. TechRadar pro IT insights for business. There was a very evident blurriness especially in texts; pictures and videos were still just alright.


Contrarily, the noise level always stays in an unremarkable field even at fast typing. It looks the same in the 3D benchmark test, 3DMark The netbook, tested with our reference monitor Dell WFp, only provided a sufficient image quality in this resolution.

The mouse buttons on the Wind are also better positioned. Aside from our prototype’s black design, there will allegedly also be a white, a blue and red outfit offered internationally. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising.

Both display hinges have to accept reproach. The MSI U doesn’t miss a trick in terms of stability. We’ll have to wait and see if MSI makes improvements.

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Nefbook If there now were suspicious case surface temperatures noticed, something would likely be badly wrong with the prototype. It’s almost impossible to wond the netbook without leaving related traces on it.

Last month Liliputing ran a detailed comparison of the two machines. The GB hard drive is more than capacious enough for all your files and folders, including any media libraries you may want to carry with you, and there’s also a 4-in-1 card reader for easily downloading your photos from your digital camera’s memory card.


Our black prototype’s great tendency to smudge smothers the initial exhilaration very quickly, in our opinion. Against Reflective bezel proves distracting Quickly attracts fingerprints and smears Touchpad too close to keyboard.

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The waste air barely has a temperature worth mentioning. In the end, he returned the computer. However, only the black alternative will be commercialized in Germany.

It’s a comfortable, attractive machine that features cutting edge technology and good usability, but ultimately brings nothing new to the market. Simple office applications, internet and mail. The netbook has basically taken a step toward Asus’ Eee PC. Usually single drivers e. My recent posting Choosing a Netbook–a picture can touhpad worth a thousand words illustrates the difference between a 9-inch glossy screen and a inch one with a matte finish.