Pros

  • Excellent gaming
  • Good performance

Cons

  • Heavy
  • Small display and keyboard

At A Glance

Small, stocky but oddly handsome with great gaming—if you can handle the netbook-like ergonomics.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://avadirect.com/

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i7
Processor speed 2300.0 MHz
Cache size 6.0 KB
Processor count 4
Display
Display size 11.6 inches
Display type Glossy LCD with LED Backlight
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels
Storage
Drives included 1.0
Drive size 750.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Other storage
  • Memory Stick
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
Drive type Hard Disk Drive
Ports and Connections
SDHC Card or Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) 1.0
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Available Interfaces Bluetooth
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Video Interfaces
  • HDMI
  • VGA
Slots
  • Memory Stick
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
Memory
Memory size 16000.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1600.0 MHz
Memory max 16.0 GB
Dimensions
Width 11.8 inches
Depth 8.5 inches
Height 1.5 inches
Weight 3.8 pounds
Weight with Accessories 5.8 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
Input devices
  • Keyboard
  • Touchpad (multitouch)

Performance

Overall Performance
Worldbench Score 127.0
Worldbench Version 7
Battery
Battery Life 3:32   (hh:mm)
Start Up
Start Up 21.5   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMark 7 Productivity Suite 3186.0   score (higher is better)
Web Browsing
Web Performance 15.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Storage Performance
File Compression 426.2   seconds (lower is better)
Hard Drive File Operations 221.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 256.6   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 207.0   seconds (lower is better)
Audio Encoding 124.9   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
WorldBench Green Score 72.0
Working power usage 5.4   Watt hours
Idle power usage 20.9   Watts
Gaming
Gaming Score 99.0
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1366x768 37.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 800x600 65.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1366x768 52.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 800x600 84.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1366x768 74.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 800x600 106.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1366x768 134.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 800x600 148.7   Frames per second (higher is better)