Pros

  • Above-average display quality
  • USB 3.0 and HDMI connectivity

Cons

  • Center-heavy speaker setup
  • Slow general performance

At A Glance

The MSI Wind Top AE2050 delivers compelling features, inexpensively. But several compromises keep it from surpassing its budget-priced peers.

Manufacturer’s Description

The MSI Wind Top AE2050 All-in-One PC equipped with a 20" HD 16:9 widescreen display available with an optional multi-touch panel, it's a great choice for the entire family to use anytime. AE2050 features two high speed USB 3.0 ports, enjoy transferring large amounts of data at blazing speeds. MSI's AE2050 is powered by AMD's new Fusion processor combining the CPU and graphics on a single chip that deliver the cutting-edge processing and video power. With the AMD Radeon HD 6310 Discrete-Class graphics, enjoy your favorite HD movies in beautiful detail and color. Escape to your favorite casual games and enjoy smooth, realistic graphics. MSI AE2050 All-in-One PC, incomparable experience in vision.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type AMD Fusion
Processor speed 1.6 MHz
Display
Included monitor All-in-One
Display size 20.0 inches
Resolution 1600 x 900 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon HD
General Information
UPC Code 816909081831
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces HDMI
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Other Features
Devices Built-In Webcam

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 53.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 869.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 578.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 452.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 965.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 914.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 668.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 1504.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 468.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 392.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 392.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 23.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 15.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 8.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 16.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 13.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 15.9   Frames per second (higher is better)