Sufficient processing power for multi-tasking, internet, music, movies, productivity(Word, Spreadsheets, etc), advanced photo and video editing, 3D graphics, virtualization software(parallels), file and harddrive encryption
Large amount of memory sufficient for memory intensive applications
Uses conventional harddrive. Higer power consumption, lower shock resistance and longer startup time compared to solid state drive(SSD).
8 hrs battery life is better than average
14" screen suitable for portability; not ideal as desktop replacement or gaming
Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
Integrated webcam for video chatting
Processing power might not be sufficient for ultra high requirements such as running simulations
|Basic Specs||3.2 GHz Core i5 3230M|
6 GB RAM
4.7 lbs; 14" display; 1366 x 768 resolution
1000 GB hard drive
1366 x 768
4.7 lbs overall weight
13.54" x 0.96" x 9.40"
Decent laptop, windows 8 ruins it though. Reinstalled windows 7 from a hard copy and the laptop works 20X better than originally.
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