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.
15.6" screen provides good tradeoff between desktop replacement and portability
Weight of 5.6 lbs is typical for this screen size
Economy display with resolution of 1366 x 768; screen space sufficient for most purposes but less than ideal for graphics design, gaming, programming etc
Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
Integrated webcam for video chatting
2 GHz 8032
4 GB RAM
5.6 lbs; 15.6" display; 1366 x 768 resolution
750 GB hard drive
1366 x 768
5.6 lbs overall weight
10.16" x 15.80" x 0.97"
Brand New with Manufacturer Warranty
USB 2.0 Ports: 1
USB 2.0 Ports: 1
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