July 14th, at 2: Is this laptop worth upgrading? To sum up this article: Averatec Buddy Netbook 13 October , news. I was wondering if the trade off to a SSD disk will be a good choice. Installing Chrome OS and turning it into a Chromebook is also a common customization. Actually, I’ll see if we can get one in to test on a regular laptop.

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The Eee PC’s SSD chips are not bad, but it’s clear that, at least when it comes to booting and opening apps, they aren’t better and may even be worse than a decent 5, rpm hard drive.

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The SSD itself is hardly bottlenecked by the Atom. Log in or Sign up. Blacky Dec 24, at 2: Funny that spending more on the drive than the rest of the computer might make sense to some, but it actually does. I want to highlight these overlooked facts. Also, you might expect SSD’s to allow better battery life. Comparison of netbooks Netbook manufacturers Comparison of netbook-oriented Linux distributions.


Please check this post for details http: Aroundand then you are probable i100 to buy a full-sized notebook for that price. They are supposed to be cheap, portable and do the things most people do. Is this laptop worth upgrading? Yes, I can run apps faster, but the difference between a notebook and netbook with a SSD is night and day. Note that Vista and Windows 7 don’t have this problem since their partitioning agent during OS install aligns partitions more intelligently.

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Actually, I’ll see if we can get one in to test on a regular laptop. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information.

June 12th, at 9: I don’t really care about the capacity on this things since I bought a Wd Passport of GB and I have plenty of space there. If you’ve been following our MSI Wind coverage, you msu that we like the system.

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No, create an account now. Nevertheless, you have to wonder: These points may not be of primary concern, but they are very important for some users.

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In theory, they offer faster swta times, better shock protection, and lower power consumption. And that’s exactly what was disappointing. PhilNov 18, Then I can work from Starbucks and be rid of the office i spend so much to rent. Keyboard Touchpad Microphone 1.

Wind stands for “Wi-Fi Network Device”. Now if they can just go jsi and release the MSI Wind I can try it out myself instead of having to read all these reviews about it! I think MSI was smart on doing this. Do you already have an account? I am just glad I have the chance to replace it later mmsi I have to. The other thing everyone seems to be forgetting is durability – an SSD has no moving parts. You are missing the point of the Mini-Notebooks.