HP’s tiny 2-in-1 ain’t perfect — but it’s getting close HP’s tiny 2-in-1 ain’t perfect — but it’s getting close by Lori Grunin. Other than the hiccup with the keyboard design and pretty short battery life, the notebook performed very well overall. Samsung Notebook 9 Pen for Because of this, it hasn’t had the time to truly refine the design of its laptops. The touchpad of the S remained without remarkablenesses, and is characterised by a good responding and a good sliding surface. For Excellent performance Highly portable Decent feature set.

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MSI Megabook S262 (Core Duo 1.66 GHz, 512 MB RAM, 60 GB HDD) Series

Although not perfect, the Megabook S is a vast improvement over previous iterations. Mainboard Data Bus Speed. A control lamp with changing colours at the frontal border gives feedback. A multi-format DVD rewriter lets you back up your files to all current forms of DVD witeless, and there’s also a 4-in-1 card reader for transferring files from your digital camera or Pocket PC.

This wireeless a dual-core chip, meaning you’ll be able to perform several tasks at the same time without delay. The swap to Intel processors has given performance a much-needed boost, and there’s a lot on offer from this highly portable machine.

MSI Megabook S – External Reviews

The fan is positioned at the right side and sucks air from below. The volume of the fan does not disturb much, but already rather the frequent change between on and off.


The pertinent keys need more pressure wirelwss a response and are somewhat too small processed. The S offers all over four additional keys – mail, browser, WLan and Zoom. Brightness and illuminating seem to be ok.

The access time of the implemented hard disk is slightly above the average. A view from below results in a too strong deviation in the vertical range, which leads to an impairment of the legibility. Nearly all connections are concentrated at the right side of the chassis – unfavorable for right handed people.

The Megabook S shows a good stability with viewing angles. We reviewed a lot of laptops in This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks.

The runtime of the test equipment sample with that mAh battery was okbut not outstanding good. Laptops by Justin Jaffe 2 days ago. The core duo processor is guarantee for good performance data in applications.

With the test of susceptibility for creation of streaks by means of the Pixperan readability test we could achieve level 7, which is a result slightly above the average.

It uses a standard chassis, which means it looks similar to cheaper MSI machines. Only a slight deviation in the vertical msii leads to an impairment of the readability. The space bar is positioned somewhat too far on the right side for my taste, since the thumb of my left hand w262 that key often. The keyboard was good and could be handled pleasently.


MSI Mega Book S / MS | Small Laptops and Notebooks

Pro valuable magnesium case elegant design stiff against torsions light weight pleasent keyboard bright display good viewing angles Contra wirelese lacks of workmanship bad positioning of the interfaces no video exit fan is not optimal.

This helps to keep weight down to just 2. Case temperature and noise emissions likewise remained tolerable. Despite the small screen, MSI has fitted a decent-sized keyboard.

MSI S262 Notebook Windows XP, Vista Drivers, Applications, Manuals

However both problems are not really disturbing and probably many users will not notice it. Battery Eater Readers test megabookk corresponds about the maximum runtime min. The moreover somewhat different gap dimensions of construction modules were noticeable. Like already its predecessors the S is equipped with a graceful designed and resistant magnesium case, but beyond that contains a high performance Core duo processor.

With continuous load the right part of the Megabook, the keyboard and the areas near the air entrances and wirleess heat up clearly.

In addition it is to be marked that the S exhibits only a VGA exit, but no video exit.