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MSI chose the wrong form factor for its flagship Windows 8 Ultrabook: the S20 suffers from an uncomfortable keyboard, poor build quality and an awkward design that includes no pointing device whatsoever.

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Pros
  • Adjustable display -- a rarity on slider laptops
  • Decent audio
  • Good port selection
Cons
  • Inferior build quality
  • Cramped, flimsy keyboard
  • No touchpad or mouse
  • No configuration options

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Key Specs

Type
Tablet
Form factor
Hybrid
Screen size
11.622
Screen resolution
1920 x 1080
Bundled OS
Windows
CPU family
Core i5
System RAM
41
Video outputs
HDMI
Type
Form factor
Screen size
Screen resolution
Bundled OS
CPU family
System RAM
Video outputs
Tablet
Hybrid
11.622
1920 x 1080
Windows
Core i5
41
HDMI

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