May 5, 2009 at 11:47 am
MSI’s refresh of its popular U100 netbook, the 10.2-inch U123 has now started to ship in the US. Prices currently range from $349.99 at Newegg.com to $379.99 at Frosty Computers (who allow you different customisation options). Amazon
still has the U123 at pre-order stage for $359.99. Only red and blue models are available currently.
The MSI U123 netbook comes with a 10-inch (1024 x 600) display powered by a 1.66Ghz N280 Intel Atom CPU and 945GSE chipset. Graphics are served by Intel’s GMA950. Other features include WiFi (b/g/n), Bluetooth 2.0, 1.3MP webcam and a 4-in-1 card reader.
The Wind U123 comes with a 6-cell battery (5200 mAh) as standard. The unit weighs less than 1.4kg (2.98lbs) including the 6-cell battery. A 9-cell battery is also an optional extra. The Wind U123 will come in four colours (pearl White, grey, black and blue). As we stand, there is still no confirmation on pricing or availability in Europe.
Via Portable Monkey.