MSI has unveiled the updated Wind Box DC100, which made its first appearance in CeBit 2009. The small form factor PC is now equipped with the latest AMD Brazos platform E-450 dual-core processor and A50M chipset for superior performance, compared to the Intel Atom processor incorporated two years ago.

The MSI Wind Box series is designed with superb performance and energy saving capabilities in a small footprint. The newly launched Wind Box DC100 is equipped with the latest AMD Brazos platform E-450 dual-core processor and A50M chipset to offer great computing performance. The average power consumption is only 40W, compared to 60W for previous generation products, providing power savings for users.

The small form factor PC features AMD Radeon HD 6320 discrete class graphics that support output resolutions of up to 1080p, and supports DirectX 11 image processing technology for high-definition video playback. The Wind Box DC100 features VGA and HDMI output  Incorporating MSI's proprietary software, Smart Media Link and Smart Sync, you can synchronize your files with an easy-to-use user interface, as well as play multimedia files you have selected simultaneously on different devices such as tablets, smartphones and HDTV in the same LAN or Wi-Fi network. The Wind Box DC100 is also a quiet performer with under 22dB noise when in standby mode.

Source: MSI

MSI Wind Box DC100 Specifications

Operating Systems Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
Processor AMD Brazos Dual Core E-450 (1.65GHz)
Chipset AMD A50M (Hudson M1)
System Memory DDR3 2GB , 1333 MHz (2GB x1) ; DDR3 SO-DIMM x 1 slot Max to 4GB
Graphics AMD Radeon HD 6320 Discrete
Wireless Networking 802.11 b/g/n
Hard Drive 320G 2.5-inch SATA II 5400 rpm
Audio 5.1-channel Audio(SPDI/F adapter)
Audio Chipset Realtek ALC662
I/O HDMI out x1; VGA outx 1; USB x6 (front x4, rear x2);
  Front mic-in/Headphone out x1 /1; Line-out x1; SPDIF-out x1; LAN x1
Card Reader 6-in-1 (XD, SD ,mini SD ,Micro SD, MMC, MS)
Adapter HD (30fps@720p)
Power 40W
Dimension 191.8 X 150.93 X 34.94mm
Weight 830g