Type: Ultraportable Laptop
Announced/Released: February/March 2007
Official Description/Press Release:

Moving away from the cold and impersonal notebooks designs and colors commonly found today, the S262 YA edition will provide an invigorating and fresh way to compute. Coming in a number of lively and vivid colors (Aegean Sea Blue, Fresh Grass Green, and Marguerite Rose Pink); users will stand out from the crowd and express their own individual flair.

“With the S262 YA, MSI is offering a notebook that will allow users to articulate their own individualism,” said Eric Kuo, the Notebook Manager of MSI, “However not just distinct in design, it also packs in great functionality, from wireless connectivity to DVD burning.”


This is a refresh/sequel to the MSI S262 from early last year.

CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo
Display: 12.1-inch widescreen with ACV (“Amazing Crystal Vision” – see note below)
Optical Drive: DVD Writer

Connectivity: 802.11a/b/g wireless, Bluetooth
Firewire: 1x IEEE1394 port
Card Reader: 3-in-1
Interface: Full-size, spring-action keyboard with touch pad.

Size: 30CM L X 24cm W
Weight: 2KG w/battery

* From the Press Release: “For the more detailed and intricate images, S262 YA utilizes ACV(Amazing Crystal Vision) display which provides higher saturation and higher definition visuals that are clearer and crisper. In addition to this, the ACV display also helps to make images easier on the eyes, so long durations in front of the screen is possible.”

Official Press Release