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MSI Wind U100 Valentine Edition: geek romance, exemplified

Oh sure, there's all manners of garb and chocolates that you could get your lover this Valentine's Day, but the true geek knows just how hard it is to pick up those all-too-clichéd items when it's a gadget you're really after. Enter MSI, who has just delivered the appropriately named Valentine Edition of its Wind U100 netbook just in time for that special holiday. If you'll recall, this isn't the first time MSI has outed a minuscule laptop oozing with romance, but this one boasts a limited edition label (figuratively, at least), a 6-cell battery, 160GB hard drive and a 1.6GHz Atom N270 processor. You can purchase 2.6 pounds of lovey-dovey right now for $429.99, but you better act fast -- no lady worth having will accept the "my UPS guy didn't come through" excuse. The full release is after the break.

Show That Special Someone You love Them with a Limited Valentine Edition MSI Wind U100

Enter to win one of 15 Valentine Edition Winds at

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA – January 20, 2009 – MSI Computer, a leading manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, is excited to announce the MSI Wind Valentine Edition. To help celebrate Valentine's Day MSI will give away 15 of these limited edition Wind U100 models. Participants simply fill in their contact information and upload a picture of them with their Valentine between now and 2/14/09 on MSI will then choose 15 winners at random and announce the winners at the same site on 2/17/09. MSI will also give his and her "My Valentine" 2GB USB Flash Drives to the first 100 participants.

Those that don't win one of the Valentine's Day Netbooks can purchase one at for just $429.99. These limited edition Winds feature the Intel Atom N270 1.6G processor, Windows Home XP Home Edition™, a 6-cell battery and the same great light weight ultra mobile design as the other U100 models. MSI will also be offering free shipping on all the Valentine Edition Winds.

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About MSI

Founded in 1986, MSI strives to design and manufacture superior technology and innovative products, while offering outstanding customer service. The company's expansive range of product lines includes Mainboards, Graphic Cards, Servers/Workstations, Laptops, Barebones, IPCs, Multimedia Products, CE Devices and Networking Devices. MSI is ranked among the world's top 3 motherboard manufacturers and is one of the top 5 server manufacturers. MSI has developed several new technologies, including ACV (Amazing Crystal Vision), and ACS (Advanced Cooling System). MSI's notebooks are known for their aesthetically pleasing designs and powerful components. To keep abreast of the global market MSI provides multi-language customer service and associated web sites. MSI has offices in Taiwan, Mainland China, USA, Germany, France, Holland, United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, Korea, Poland, Russia, Canada, and India. To learn more about MSI's complete line personal computers and components please visit

MSI Wind Limited Valentine Edition


Intel Atom N270 1.6G

Operating System

Genuine Windows XP Home Edition™


10"WSVGA (1024×600) LED


1GB DDR2/ 533 MHz

Hard Drive



6 Cell Lithium Ion


802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth




10.23" x 7.08" x 0.748" ~1.24"


2.6 lbs