MSI, a known motherboard and notebook manufacturer, has unveiled the all-in-one nettops which is sure to cost people not because of its specs but because of its size and weight. All boasting of various features that include bigger LCD screens, higher memory and hard drive capacity as well as energy saving features, these NetTops are bound to be a hot demand in the market soon.
The MSI Wind NetOn AP1900 has an 18.5-inch WSXGA 16:9 display, Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz processor, up to 2GB of DDR2 memory and both a 160GB SATA hard-drive and DVD burner. According to MSI, at full operating load the 35mm wide NetOn AP1900 requires just 35W, saving around 86-percent on a traditional PC.
As for connectivity, it includes gigabit ethernet, WiFi b/g, three USB 2.0 ports, a D-Sub video output and a 4-in-1 memory card reader. It includes audio in/out and a 1.3-megapixel webcam, together with stereo speakers. Graphics can accommodate up to 228MB shared memory.
The MSI Wind NetOn AP1900 measures 550 x 420 x 35mm and has both an adjustable stand and a VESA mount on the back. No word on pricing or availability, but it is expected to cost in the area of $500 and above.