U180

MSI recommends Windows.

Overview

 

 
Genuine Windows® 7 Starter 

 
 

Powered by the Latest Intel® Atom™ Processor


The new generation Intel Atom Cedar Trail platform boasts overall superior resolution, power efficiency, and performance over the previous generation Pine Trail platform. The high resolution capabilities bring together a number of enhanced graphics functions, so the tiniest details on the screen are crisper and more realistic to give you a virtual visual feast. And thanks to the enhanced power efficiency, notebooks can run on battery for some 15% longer per charge.

 

 

 

 
 

Ultra slilm < 1"


U180-with ultra-slim appearance never occupies space;stylish and aesthetic ID design underlining personal test.

 
 
   

Only 1 kg


U180-Only 1 kg weight;easy to carry, use your notebook any time any where.

 
 

New Chiclet keyboard


The stylish chiclet keyboard design expands the area of contact between fingers and keys when compared to regular keyboards, reducing typing errors and increasing comfort.
In addition, the chiclet keyboard is designed to damp key-press sounds. Whether typing or gaming, the chiclet keyboard means you no longer have to fret about disturbing those around you with keyboard clicks and clatter.

 

 

 

Super long battery life


No need to bring along heavy power supply units and look all over for outlets, the U180 offers super-long battery life to give you full power all day long.

 

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™ Processor N2800/N2600 Series
OS Genuine Windows® 7 Starter
Chipset Intel® NM10
Memory DDR3 800MHz/1066MHz, 1 slot , max to 2GB
LCD Size 10.1" (1024 x 600) ultra slim
Graphics Intel® GMA 3650
HDD (GB) 2.5" HDD, 320/250GB
Audio 2 speakers
Webcam 0.3M
Card Reader 2 in 1 (SD/MMC)
LAN 10/100
Wireless LAN 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 3.0+HS(included in Wireless-N 130 module)
D-Sub (VGA) 1
HDMI 1
USB 2.0 port 2
Mic-in/Headphone-out 1/1
Keyboard 83 keys
AC Adapter 40W
Battery 3 Cell 2200mAh / 6 Cell 5200mAh
Power Management ECO Engine
Dimension 263(W)x 186(D) x 21.26(H)mm
Weight (KG) 1 (with 3cells battery)

 

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

 

Awards

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 CPU microcode.
Version 10J
Type BIOS Release Date 2012-09-13
Download download File Size 1 MB
Note

Driver

Win7 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 6.0.1.6410
Type Audio Release Date 2012-01-19
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 116.59 MB
Intel(R) Atom(TM) Processor D2xxx/N2xxx
Description Intel(R) Atom(TM) Processor D2xxx/N2xxx
Intel(R) SM35 Express Chipset
Intel(R) DH89xxCC
Version 9.2.2.1034
Type Chipset Release Date 2012-01-31
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 2.7 MB
Intel Bluetooth + High Speed Adapter_N130/N1030
Description
Version 1.0.78.20535
Type Bluetooth Release Date 2011-07-05
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 149.07 MB
Realtek Card Reader
Description
Version 6.1.7600.30127
Type Card Reader Release Date 2011-07-14
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 9.49 MB
Intel VGA - Cedarview
Description
Version 8.14.8.1083
Type VGA Release Date 2012-10-29
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 16.45 MB
Realtek LAN
Description
Version 7.043.0321.2011
Type LAN Release Date 2012-01-30
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 5.51 MB
Elantech Multi Touchpad
Description
Version 8.0.5.4
Type TouchPad Release Date 2012-05-03
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 60.64 MB
AzureWave Wireless LAN _ AW-139H
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 1005.27.0928.2011
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2012-01-17
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 28.19 MB
Intel Wireless LAN _crane peak
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 14.3.0.6
Type Wireless LAN Release Date 2012-01-09
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 286.8 MB
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Description
Version 11.1.0.1006
Type Intel Rapid Storage Technology Release Date 2012-05-04
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 11.33 MB
Camera
Description This device uses the native driver bundled in operating system.
Version
Type Camera Release Date 2010-06-24
OS Win7 32
Download N/A File Size 0 MB

Utility

Win7 64,Win7 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.
S-Bar 2.0 (Ver 4.5)
Description
Version 21.012.12039
Type Utility Release Date 2012-12-06
OS Win7 64, Win7 32
Download download File Size 12.57 MB
Note
Battery Calibration(1.0.1105.1601)
Description Battery Calibration(1.0.1105.1601)
Version 1.0.1105.1601
Type Utility Release Date 2011-06-16
OS Win7 32
Download download File Size 2.55 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.

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FAQ

Release Date Title
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 After install Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5, the system pops up an error message "S-bar is stopping working" when start up the system.
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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