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MSI Wind U123

Introduction

I've bought this device with Windows XP home in November 2010. I've immediately installed Ubuntu 9.10 (UNR). Then, in May 2010 I've installed Ubuntu 10.04 (UNE).

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Specifications

For full specifications see the MSI Wind U123 specifications page.

NameMSI Wind U123
ProcessorIntel Atom Processor N280 : 1.66 GHz, 667 MHz FSB, 512KB On-Die L2 Cache
Screen10 (1024×600)
GraphicsIntel UMA
RAMUp to 2GB
HDD80GB to 160GB
Optical DriveNo
Network10/100
Built-in 802.11b/g/n

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorYes
ScreenYes
HDDYes
GraphicsYes
SoundYes
EthernetYes
WirelessYes
BluetoothYes
USBYes
Card ReaderYes
WebcamYes

Notes

At first install with UNR 9.10, there was an issue with brightness which was flickering when I tried to increase or decrease it with the keyboard. After upgrading the BIOS it was solved.

Summary

Perfect with Ubuntu !


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msi_wind_u123.txt · Last modified: 2010/10/13 15:21 (external edit)
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