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MSI Primo 81 A31S 1GHz 16GB 7.85" Tablet

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A31S 1GHz Android 16GB Sep 2013
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Ultra Slim, Ultra Light Extremely thin, extremely light, extremely powerful 7.85" Multi-touch Control Screen. With IPS (In-Plane Switching) IPS board offers high quality full-wide angle... More
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7 Reasons For

Nice Design

One person who bought the MSI Primo 81 considered that it was a good design. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on expert review site Expert Reviews “The Primo 81 is has a strikingly similar design, near identical dimensions” in their review of the MSI Primo 81 nonetheless they gave it a rating of 60 out of 100.

One customer who reviewed this tablet concluded that it was good looking. Expert website Kitguru.net said “A nice looking tablet.” in their review of this tablet.

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Robust

One customer who bought the MSI Primo 81 mentioned that it was strong and durable. Three years ago expert review site Hardwaresecrets.com mentioned “The high-quality screen and sturdy all-aluminum” in their review.

Very Large Internal Storage Capacity

At 16 gigabytes, the Primo 81 has a quite large internal storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the Primo 81. The internal storage capacitys of A31 processor tablets that have been around for around the same time as the Primo 81 range from 4GB to 16GB.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 16GB internal storage capacity tablet computers currently available including the HP Slate 8 (£394.26), or the Modecom FreeTAB 1004-IPS-X4 which has better reviews.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This tablet has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum video resolution on tablets of a similar age and spec to it.

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1024 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The MSI Primo 81 has a maximum display resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. That's 28% more display resolution than a 1024 x 600 pixels tablet, which is the most common display resolution. The best display resolution of all A31 processor tablets that were launched around the same time as the Primo 81 is 1280 x 800 pixels and the worst is 1024 x 600 pixels.

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Very Light

The MSI Primo 81 is one of the lighter A31 processor tablets that have been around for around the same time as the Primo 81 (only 330 grams) amongst A31 processor tablets of this age. The weights of tablet computers of a similar spec and age to the Primo 81 range from 240g to 670g, and the average weight is 430g.

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Very Thin

The MSI Primo 81 has one of the thinner depths (only 7.82 millimeters) amongst A31 processor tablets of this age. The depths of tablets of this age and type range from 7.5mm to 180mm, and the average depth is 34mm.

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7 Reasons Against

Poor Battery Life

Some MSI Primo 81 reviewers who bought it thought it did not have a good battery life. Martin Durkan wrote “Lasted 3 weeks before a battery fault came on”. Expertreviews.co.uk rated it 3 stars and said on Expert Reviews “It's underpowered and the battery life is poor” in their MSI Primo 81 review.

Not 4G

Most comparable spec tablet computers that have been available for more than two years are not 4G. The Primo 81 is no exception to this as it too is not 4G.

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Not 3G

The MSI Primo 81 is not 3G, although keep in mind that most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the Primo 81 are also not 3G.

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Very Small Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Primo 81 has one of the smaller solid-state drive capacitys (only 16 gigabytes) amongst tablet computers of this age. The smallest solid-state drive capacity of comparable spec tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to the Primo 81 is 16GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average solid-state drive capacity is 120GB.

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Very Small Processor Cache

The processor caches of similar spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Primo 81 range from 0.25MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.1MB. The Primo 81 has a fairly small processor cache (only 1 megabyte) compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that are a comparable age to the Primo 81.

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Quite Low Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 3,500 milliamperes * hour, the Primo 81 has a quite low battery capacity compared to most of the other tablet computers of this type and age. Across all the A31 processor tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the Primo 81 the battery capacitys range from 2,300mAh to 7,000mAh.

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Very Quiet Speaker Power

At only 0.5 Watts, the MSI Primo 81 has a quite quiet speaker power compared to most of the other tablet computers of this age and type. The quietest speaker power of A31 processor tablets that were released more than two years ago is 0.5W and the loudest is 1W.

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5 Other reasons to consider the MSI Primo 81

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this MSI tablet was released.

Four Processor Coress

The MSI Primo 81 has four processor coress. That's average compared to the other 23 similar spec tablets that were launched more than two years ago that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

We compared this tablet computer to all the other 4 processor cores tablets and we think the Slate 8 (£394.26), and the Slate 7 Plus both from HP or the Archos 80 Platinum which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Processor Frequency

The MSI Primo 81 has a fairly standard processor frequency (1 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablets that came out more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 1GHz processor clock speed tablets currently available including because of it's better review score, the Slate 8 (£394.26), or the Slate 7 Plus both from HP or the Archos 80 Platinum.

Tablet computers with a faster processor frequency that might also be worth looking at include the Brigmton BTPC-1014QCHD (1.2GHz and higher rated), the TenGO Induce 101 (1.2GHz and higher rated), or the Sunstech TAB108QCBT (1.2GHz and higher rated).

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Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

The Primo 81 has a relatively standard rear camera resolution (numeric) (2 megapixels) compared to most of the other A31 processor tablets that are a comparable age to the Primo 81.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 2MP rear camera resolution tablet computers currently available including because of it's better review score, the Archos 80 Platinum, the Leotec L-Pad Supernova S, or the HP Slate 8 (£394.26).

Tablets with a higher rear camera resolution (numeric) that might be worth considering include the Blaupunkt 101G (3MP and higher rated), or the Ice-Phone Ice-Phone (5MP and higher rated).

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Average Display Diagonal

The MSI Primo 81 has a fairly typical display diagonal (7.85 inches) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were released more than two years ago.

There are a number of alternative 7.85" tablet computers currently available which you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the HP Slate 8 (£394.26), or the Ice-Phone Ice-Phone.

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the BTPC-905QC (9"), or the BTPC-1014QCHD (10.1") both from Brigmton or the Blaupunkt Endeavour 800 QC (8") which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Model
Processor Frequency
Processor Cores
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Cache
Processor Architecture
Processor Brand
Processor Family
Memory
Internal Memory Type
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Version
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Maximum Memory Card Size
Compatible Memory Cards
Storage Medium
Card Reader Integrated
Storage Media
Display
Display Diagonal
Aspect Ratio
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Graphics
Graphics Adapter
Graphics Adapter Family
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Recording
Rear Camera
Audio
Speaker Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
Data Network
Wi-Fi Standards
Bluetooth
4G WiMAX
Top Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Headphone Connectivity
Microphone in
Headphone Out
Mini HDMI Ports Quantity
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Orientation Sensor
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
RoHS Compliance
Colour of Product
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Keyboard Supplied
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Other Features
Docking Connector
Kids Tablet
Wi-Fi
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Total Storage Capacity

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Expert Reviews

(13)

Hardwaresecrets.com

30 April 2014

The MSI Primo 81 is an excellent option for anyone looking for a small and light low-cost tablet to browse the web, access social networks, read emails, etc.It may not have the most powerful...

Hardwaresecrets.com

7 December 2013

Looks similar to the iPad Mini and is well-priced, but it's underpowered and the battery life is poor...

21 November 2013

A nice looking tablet, but it is clear that MSI have had to cut corners to achieve such a low price...

Kitguru.net

29 October 2013

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28 October 2013

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 27 January 2015 by Martin Durkan

Lasted 3 weeks before a battery fault came on. Apparently its not covered in the warranty so they want.

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Manufacturer Part Numbers msi 00n821sku2, apple 9s7n82124046
Barcodes 04719072304249, 04719072304775, 04719072316518, 04719072321932

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