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.
Memory may not be sufficient for simultaneous editing of large number of photos and videos, virtualization software(parallels), engineering and simulation software, 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
15.4" 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
2.1 GHz AMD Turion X2 Ultra dual
4 GB RAM
15.4" display; 1280 x 800 resolution
250 GB hard drive
ATI RADEON HD 3200
1280 x 800
|Camera||Built-in HP Pavilion webcam and integrated microphone make it easy to chat with family and friends|
Multiformat DVDRW/CD-RW with double-layer support records up to 8.5GB of data or 4 hours of video using compatible media
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