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
Weight of 11.2 lbs is heavier than average for this screen size
Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
No integrated webcam; will need separate webcam purchase for video chat (or camera information unavailable)
1.6 GHz Intel Pentium Dual
1 GB RAM
11.2 lbs; 15.4" display; 1280 x 800 resolution
120 GB hard drive
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100 with 128-251MB dynamically allocated shared
1280 x 800
11.2 lbs overall weight
Multiformat DVDRW/CD-RW with double-layer support records up to 8.5GB of data or 4 hours of video using compatible DVD-R DL and DVD+R DL media, also supports DVD-RAM
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