MSI Wind U135 special edition netbook available now, starting at $309.99

MSI's newest netbook, the Wind U135, is on sale in the United States now, and it's a special edition to "commemorate" millions of MSI Wind models already sold. Uh huh.

MSI's newest netbook, the Wind U135, is on sale in the United States now, and it's a special edition to "commemorate" millions of MSI Wind models already sold. Uh huh.

Available now at Best Buy, Amazon and other electronics retailers, buyers have a few choices when it comes to picking up a Wind U135 netbook, making the price range from $309.99 to $329.99. (Hint: A larger hard drive might be worth the extra $20.)

Here's some of the special edition features to consider:

  • Intel Atom N450 Pine Trail processor
  • Option of 160GB or 250 GB hard drive
  • 1 GB of DDR2 memory
  • Windows 7 Starter
  • 10-inch LED display (1024 x 600 resolution)
  • A raised chiclet keyboard
  • 1.3-megapixel webcam
  • MSI ECO Engine Technology
  • Choice between 3-cell or 6-cell battery
  • Five power modes (Gaming, Movie, Presentation, Document and Turbo)
  • Three USB 2.0 ports
  • D-Sub port
  • 4×1 memory card reader
  • Available in four fancy colors (silver, charcoal, ruby and sapphire)