MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H


MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H
MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H (Wind U270 Series)
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon HD 6320 - 384 MB, Core: 507 MHz, Memory: 1333 MHz
2048 MB 
, SO-DIMM DDR3-RAM (1333 MHz)
11.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, LED illumination, glossy: yes
WDC Scorpio Blue WD3200BPVT-22ZES, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Realtek HD Audio
2 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: mic in, audio out, Card Reader: 4in1 (SD, MMC, MS, XD)
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller (10/100/1000MBit), Realtek RTL8191SE Wireless LAN 802.11n PCI-E NIC (b/g/n)
height x width x depth (in mm): 32 x 297 x 190 ( = 1.26 x 11.69 x 7.48 in)
50 Wh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
Webcam: HD (720p @ 30fps), integrated Mic
Additional features
MSI S-Bar, MSI BurnRecovery, MSI Battery Calibration, MSI EasyFace access control, MSI EasyViewer, MSI i-Charger, Microsoft Office® 2010 Starter preinstalled, 48 Months Warranty
1.425 kg ( = 50.27 oz / 3.14 pounds), Power Supply: 139 g ( = 4.9 oz / 0.31 pounds)



Average Score: 85% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 63%, features: 68%, display: 70% mobility: 91%, workmanship: 84%, ergonomy: 84%, emissions: 89%

Reviews for the MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H

85% Review MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H Netbook | Notebookcheck
A fresh wind. A netbook is actually a contradiction in itself. A device category has been therewith created that is to offer a long battery runtime for low-power tasks, such as surfing or office applications, with energy-efficient hardware. But now, a performance arms race can be observed here.
85% Test MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H Netbook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/09/2011
Rating: Total score: 85% performance: 63% display: 70% mobility: 91% workmanship: 84% ergonomy: 84% emissions: 89%
Test MSI Wind U270-E4523W7H
Source: Notebookcheck German
Single Review, online available, Length Unknown,


AMD Radeon HD 6320:
Integrated graphics card in the Zacate netbook processors (e.g. E-450) featuring an UVD3 video decoder and no dedicated memory. Thanks to TurboCore, it can automatically overclock to 600 MHz.
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Dual Core low power processor with an integrated graphics cards. The processor is on a level with Celeron SU2300 (1.2 GHz) and the GPU part about as fast as an Nvidia ION (2).
» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. Some convertibles are also represented with that size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
1.425 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.

MSI: Micro-Star International (MSI), is a Taiwan based computer hardware manufacturer since 1986 best known for desktop computer motherboards. MSI also designs and manufactures graphics cards, barebone PCs, notebook computers, networking products, servers, multimedia, consumer electronics, and storage devices. MSI, as most Taiwanese computer manufacturers, sells products on OEM/ODM basis. It also sells products worldwide based on its own brand name "MSI". The market share of laptops with the MSI brand is rather low.

MSI is not present in the smartphone market. As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. The ratings of MSI laptops are above average in the tests (as of 2016).

85%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2011-11-19 (Update: 2012-05-26)