Very good user reviews on Amazon
Low-cost processor suitable for basic tasks such as internet, music, movies.
Processor not suitable for multitasking, and computation intensive tasks such as advanced photo and video editing, etc.
Uses conventional harddrive. Higher power consumption, lower shock resistance and longer startup time compared to solid state drive(SSD).
Battery life is unknown.
Basic GPU allows playing less demanding games (WoW, Sims3, etc) at low detail settings and resolution
GPU is not suitable for demanding games (Assassin's creed, Black Ops 2,) even at lowest settings
15.6" screen provides good tradeoff between desktop replacement and portability
Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
Integrated webcam for video chatting
2.2 GHz Intel Pentium B960
15.6" display; 1280 x 1024 resolution
500 GB hard drive
Intel HD Graphics w/128MB dedicated system memory
1280 x 1024
|Camera||1.3 Megapixel HD Webcam (1280 x 1024)|
8X DVD-Super Multi Double-Layer
So far so good! The only thing is I wish the cord was longer. Kind of short compared to the cord that came with the computer.... I am very pleased with the price and that it really worked with my Laptop....the one thing that could have made this purcase more exciting was the cord needed to be longer....Overall I am a happy camp... Works great! No problems.. quick delivery... My original laptop charger for my Gateway had malfunctioned. This fits and works well on my Gateway nv59c 17" laptop...no problems here........ the last replacement charger i bought actually shorted out and killed my laptops battery all together...but this one has worked great!!!... they were fast getting it to me and the price was good I was so happy to be able to use my laptop again... Worked great, just what my daughter needed but found her original one after I ordered this. Now she has a spare... Similar one lasted about a year. Still can buy 3 or 4 for price of one original. I use bag a lot and wires get shorted with bending and use. My two laptops use the same size so having an extra or two ... Read full
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