U100 Plus

MSI recommends Windows® 7.

Overview

 

Strolling down Avenue des Champs Elysees in Paris with style, I get swept off my feet by the Aegean Sea in Greece, let my hair down in a Brazilian Carnival, feast on the blanket of polar snow in bliss, and kick up a storm in Vegas, all with my Wind U100 PLUS! Lightweight in design equipped with superior functionality, Wind U100 PLUS is my best travel companion as I trek every city in the world, sharing all the wanderlust moments with the ones I love! My Wind, My colorful Wind U100 PLUS voyage!

 



Angel White

Imperial Black

Rose Champagne

Regal Red

Metallic Blue

Pinky Love


 



 Genuine Windows XP® Home Edition


 To Freely Watch
- 10" Wide LCD Display 


Wind U100 PLUS uses a 10" wide LCD display as oppose to the typical smaller sizes to provide better comfort while viewing or reading. In addition, the 1024x 600 resolution can relief concerns of the full display of WebPages while browsing, giving you the freedom when exploring the internet.
 



- The Latest in LED Power-Saving Backlight Technology 

Wind U100 PLUS is embedded with the LED power-saving backlight technology to provide better color fullness and brightness to elevate the total quality of imagery. Furthermore, the lower power consumption can offer a longer operating time.



 To Freely Go
- Lightness in Design

The frame is approximately 26 centimeters in length and 18 centimeters in width.Its thinnest part measures only 1.9cm. The total weight with battery is only about 1 kg, making Wind U100 PLUS very ideal for taking it on the move. 




 To Freely Operate
- Ergonomic Big-Size Keyboard and Touch Pad

MSI has the same persistence on proper ergonomically design even on the keyboards of our smaller notebook computers. The keyboard of Wind U100 PLUS not only has great texture, it also increases the space between the keys to 17.5mm, allowing you to be as comfortable as you can. Furthermore, with the ingeniously designed spacebar and touchpad, your fingers can move smoothly to avoid strain.  







- Hard Drive with Massive Capacity

Unlike other competitors that has compromised the memory capacity to decrease in size, Wind U100 PLUS is equipped with the 2.5 inch standard hard disk of 160G*. It can operate just as any other regular notebook computers; without worrying not having enough memory capacity to save the greatest moments of your life.
*The Actual Capacity of the hard drive is based on the actual model. 
*The Actual Capacity of the hard drive is based on the actual model.

 



- The Newest Intel® Atom™ N280 Processor 

Intel® Atom™ processor uses a brand new design structure as basis adding in as much as 47 million transistors into one single chip, and the size is smaller than 25 (mm)². This is the smallest CPU and uses the least energy (the power consumption ir around 2.5 watts). Moreover, Atom™ processor has excellent mobility and outstanding functions to let the users explore the internet and enjoy the entertainment on the website.  



 To Freely Play
- The Excitement of Instant Communication

Equipped with high resolution webcam, high-performance 2 channel stereo speakers, and microphone, all fitted perfectly within the framework design, expressing the slickness of technology and the elegance of modern fashion. Web-chats can be broadcasted instantly not missing one exciting moment. The photos taken is very sharp in resolution and brilliant in colors, capturing precise imagery both indoor or out, adding more fun to instant messaging.

 

 

- Wireless Internet Connection

Wind U100 Plus has the 802.11b / g / n wireless all region internet connection and Bluetooth transmission interface, so you can enjoy the convenience of accessing the internet at home or out. There will be absolutely no obstacles getting around your daily life.


- Comprehensive Multi-Media Application Interface

Wind U100 PLUS offers a complete entertainment interface, which includes the 4–in-1 card reader (supports SD, MMC, MS and MS Pro), so it is compatible to most of the mainstream memory cards, making it easy to upload digital files into the notebook computer. Moreover, Wind U100 PLUS focuses on the common products in the market to make your life easier. Therefore, you may connect to your peripherals such as PDAs, digital cameras, digital video cameras, digital MP3 Players, Global GPS Systems and so on. What's more, you can link thesedevices to Wind U100 PLUS through USB 2.0 Port. An external DVD burner may be added (optional) to play and burn important files at will.  

- Long Lasting Battery Life

Wind U100 can be operational up to 6 hours with the standard battery package.* The last battery life can escalate the mobility and the functionality of Wind U100 PLUS, which can also make your daily lives much more convenient.
* The Actual battery life varies according to operating conditions and settings.

 




Intel, the Intel logo, Centrino and the Centrino logo, Intel Core and Core Inside, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries.

 

MSI Reminds You...
1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific specifications with your local dealers.
2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

 

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

Specifications

CPU Intel® Atom™ N280 processor, 1.66GHz, 667MHz
OS Genuine Windows® XP Home
Chipset Intel® 945GSE+ICH7M
Memory 1GB (Chipset supports up to 2GB)
LCD Size 10" 1024x600 LCD Panel
Graphics UMA
HDD (GB) 160GB SATA
Audio HD Audio, Stereo speakers
Webcam 1.3M
Card Reader 4-in-1 Card Reader, SD/MMC/MS/MS Pro
LAN 10/100
Wireless LAN 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth V2.0 EDR
D-Sub (VGA) 1
USB 2.0 port 3
Mic-in/Headphone-out 1/1
AC Adapter 40W
Battery 3/6 cells
Dimension 260(L) X 180(D) X 19-31.5(H)mm
Weight (KG) 1

 

The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.

 

Awards

Best Performance Award - CHIP Magazine
Date: 2009-00
Title: Best Performance Award
Review: -
Media: CHIP Magazine
Country: Indonesia
CHIP TIP Value Award - CHIP Magazine
Date: 2009-00
Title: CHIP TIP Value Award
Review: -
Media: CHIP Magazine
Country: Indonesia
Good Product Award - Benchmark.pl
Date: 2009-00
Title: Good Product Award
Review: >Open
Media: Benchmark.pl
Country: Portugal

BIOS

!Special Note:

The BIOS files provided here are exclusive only for MSI-branded Notebook PCs and not compatible with any MSI Whitebook/Whitebrand barebones. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage caused by improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download BIOS from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the BIOS update. To avoid BIOS update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.

- If the notebook you purchased has Win7 Bios installed, please DON'T attempt to update using Windows 8 bios (or vice versa). Failure to abide may result in bricking your system.

- Although there's a bios detection program written to protect user from cross flashing the bios (Win7 to Win8 bios or vice versa), still DON'T experiment. Failure to abide may result in breaking your system.

For Windows 8:

1. To know how to update BIOS under EFI BIOS utility, please click here.
2. To know about how to update win8 BIOS under EFI Shell mode, please click here.


For Windows 7 / VISTA / XP:
a. 1) To know about how to update BIOS Firmware under DOS mode, please click here
2) Please execute "flash.bat" file after unpack the compressed file for upgrade BIOS Firmware.

b. To know about how to update BIOS under windows 7, please click here (Only for CR640 / CX640 / CX640MX / CX480)


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Description Update EC bin file.
Version 1.0G
Type AMI BIOS Release Date 2010-01-04
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
Description Modify the string of CPU Frequency for W7.
Version 3.0F
Type AMI BIOS Release Date 2009-11-19
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note Only for Brazilian keyboard.

Driver

Win7 32,XP 32

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.

To enjoy MSI notebook technology, please install MSI System Control Manager or S-Bar to enable MSI exclusive hotkey function. MSI System Control Manager and S-Bar can be downloaded from Utility web page under Download menu. The utility for each notebook will vary between different models. Please install the utility dedicated for your notebook.


For WindPad:

1)Driver SOP explanation


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Realtek HD Audio
Description
Version 5.10.0.5953
Type Audio Release Date 2009-10-22
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 59.47 MB
Realtek HD Audio
Description
Version 6.0.1.5953
Type Audio Release Date 2009-10-22
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 59.75 MB
Mobile Intel(R) 45 Express Chipset
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Chipset Release Date 2010-02-08
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
Mobile Intel(R) 45 Express Chipset
Description
Version 8.7.0.1007
Type Chipset Release Date 2008-06-04
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 2.08 MB
msi Bluetooth_6837D
Description
Version 7.10.01
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2009-12-24
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 73.52 MB
msi Bluetooth_6837D
Description
Version 6.40.01
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2009-09-14
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 66.51 MB
Realtek Card Reader
Description
Version 6.1.7600.30111
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-07-19
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 7.31 MB
Realtek Card Reader
Description
Version 6.1.7600.30111
Type Card Reader Release Date 2010-07-19
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 7.31 MB
Mobile Intel® GMA 950
Description
Version 8.15.10.1867
Type VGA Release Date 2009-09-22
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 22.77 MB
Mobile Intel® GMA 950/X3100
Description
Version 6.14.10.4926
Type VGA Release Date 2009-09-10
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 17.14 MB
Realtek LAN
Description
Version 7.011.1127.2009
Type LAN Release Date 2009-12-09
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 5.33 MB
Realtek LAN
Description
Version 5.706.0925.2008
Type LAN Release Date 2009-02-27
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 4.48 MB
Touchpad
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type TouchPad Release Date 2010-03-01
OS XP 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
TouchPad
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type TouchPad Release Date 2010-02-08
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 9.2.0.458
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2012-01-17
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 17.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6890/6891
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.1.8.1
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-09-30
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6890/6891
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 3.1.8.1
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-07-21
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 1.58 MB
Atheros Wireless Lan
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 7.7.0.394
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2010-04-08
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 31.48 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6894
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 6.9104.701.2009
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2009-09-22
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 16.19 MB
msi Wireless Lan_6894
Description You can identify the type of WLAN module being used from the document provided below:
http://www.msi.com/html/pdf/wireless_note.pdf
Version 5.9095.032
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2009-05-12
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 16.34 MB
Camera
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Camera Release Date 2010-09-09
OS XP 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB

Utility

Win7 64,Win7 32,XP 32

!Special Note:

The Utilities provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Simple Camera Application (Win7 32)
Description Webcam Application
Version 1.0.909.0801
Type Utility Release Date 2009-12-09
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 0.76 MB
Note
System Control Manager (SCM)
Description System Control Manager
Version 2.209.1106.005.10
Type Utility Release Date 2009-11-23
OS Win7 64, Win7 32, XP 32
Download download File Size 5.41 MB
Note
MSI Q-Face Webcam Utility
Description For U90/U100/U123 only.
Version 1.0.0.10
Type Utility Release Date 2009-04-17
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 35.38 MB
Note
Simple Camera Application
Description Webcam Application (XP32)
Version 1.0.0.0717
Type Utility Release Date 2008-11-26
OS XP 32
Download download File Size 4.08 MB
Note

Manual

!Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.

Asia

Eastern Europe

Global / America

Others

Western Europe

Firmware

!Special Note:

The DEVICE FIRMWARES contained here are exclusively for MSI product only. MSI assumes no responsibility for any damages resulting from improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download firmware from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the firmware update. To avoid firmware update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.


Update firmware will wipe all data on tablet. MSI strongly recommends that user should prepare a backup before proceeding with firmware upgrade.
- If the notebook has Windows 7 EC firmware installed, please DON'T attempt to update your EC firmware to Windows 8 version since it will cause some function keys (Fn) and hotkeys to work abnormally. If in case you flash your system EC to Win8 version, then kindly revert back to Win7 EC version.

For Windows 8:
To know about how to update win8 EC under windows mode, please click here.

For Windows 7 / VISTA / XP:
1) To know about how to update EC Firmware under DOS mode, please click here.
2) Please execute "ecall.bat" file after unpack the compressed file for upgrade EC Firmware.
We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Camera Firmware
Description NB Camera Firmware V0308
Fix no display/black screen in dialogue of camera program.
Version
Type Firmware Release Date 2010-07-29
Download download File Size 0.27 MB
Note

FAQ

Release Date Title
Common FAQ
Fri, 19 Apr 2013 If static electricity is produced when user and notebook are in contact. How do we prevent and avoid electrostatic discharge damage?
Wed, 14 Jul 2010 When I am using the system built-in microphone for sound recording, sometimes I cannot even hear the playback.
Fri, 11 Mar 2011 What kind of adaptor is used to connect S/PDIF-Out?
Tue, 10 Feb 2009 How to install Windows XP when AHCI is enabled?
Tue, 13 Feb 2007 After install device drivers from MSI Vista driver CD, you may be prompted to activate Windows Vista on a computer on which Windows Vista activation was not previously required.
Wed, 21 Oct 2009 On Windows 7 32/64 bit with external display, Windows Taskbar may show on the Primary display while desktop icons show on the extended screen.
Thu, 12 Nov 2009 Sometimes it takes more than 3 minutes to enter or leave Windows 7 OS.
Tue, 08 Dec 2009 After letting the machine sit idle for 10 or more minutes, you may notice that the task-bar does not pop up when moving the mouse to the bottom of the screen, or the start menu does not appear when using the windows key. After approximately 30 seconds, Windows will return to normal operation. The scenario happens in Windows 7 with following settings: Task-bar set to auto-hide, Turn off the display power option is set to 1 minute, Put the computer to sleep power option is set to never, No open windows on the desktop.
Tue, 16 Mar 2010 My notebook has preload hard disk image. When my system hard disk encounters non-recoverable problems, how can I perform the F3 System Recovery Function?(Windows 7)
Wed, 02 Mar 2011 Immediately after you log on to Windows 7, you will see the following Windows Activation window: Windows is not genuine Your computer might not be running a counterfeit copy of Windows. 0x80070005 You may also notice the following symptoms: The computer desktop background is black, and you receive the following error message on the bottom right corner of the screen: “This copy of Windows is not genuine” You receive the following error message when you view the System Properties: (Control Panel / System and Security / System) “You must activate today. Activate Windows now” If you try to use slmgr.vbs /dlv to view the licensing status, you receive the following message: Error: 0x80070005 Access denied: the requested action requires elevated privileges Note: This error message may also occur when a command that is being executed requires an elevated command prompt and is unrelated to the issue discussed here.
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