Pros

  • Luxuriously big keyboard

Cons

  • Extremely short battery life

At A Glance

Big-screen laptop produces great sound, even without extra-cost expansion base's Harman-Kardon speakers.

Manufacturer’s Description

Business Notebook nx9600 Notebook PC redefines the mobile desktop, delivering the same functionality and capabilities of a high-end desktop, with all the mobility benefits of a notebook. Performance, flexibility and connectivity are its benchmarks. This desktop replacement is ideal for users requiring occasional mobility with desktop performance, a 17-inch wide-screen display and maximum power.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PR763AA#ABA
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 6600 mAh
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
S-Video Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 4
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 4
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 17.00 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WSXGA+
Screen Resolution 1680 x 1050
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Mobility Radeon X600
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 128 MB
Storage
Storage Size 100 GB
Hard Drive Interface Ultra ATA/100 (ATA-6)
Hard Drive RPM 4200
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard
Manufacturer Part Number PR763AA#ABA
UPC Code 829160750637
Brand Name HP
Product Name Business Notebook nx9600
Marketing Information

Business Notebook nx9600 Notebook PC redefines the mobile desktop, delivering the same functionality and capabilities of a high-end desktop, with all the mobility benefits of a notebook. Performance, flexibility and connectivity are its benchmarks. This desktop replacement is ideal for users requiring occasional mobility with desktop performance, a 17-inch wide-screen display and maximum power.

Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.hp.com
Product Line Business Notebook
Product Series nx9600
Memory
Standard Memory 1 GB
Maximum Memory 2 GB
Memory Technology DDR SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR400/PC3200
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Business Notebook nx9600
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Power cord

Recovery CD Kit:

  • Operating System Recovery
  • Driver/Application Recovery
Additional Information

Flash Memory Card Supports:

  • Secure Digital Card
  • MultiMedia Card
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick Pro
  • Smart Media
  • xD-Picture
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Physical Characteristics
Height 2.0"
Width 15.7"
Depth 11.1"
Warranty
Additional Warranty Information
  • Pick-up
  • Carry-in
  • Toll-free 7 x 24 hardware technical phone support
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Pentium 4
Processor Model 560
Processor Speed 3.60 GHz
Cache 1 MB
Bus Speed 800 MHz
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Model 915P Express
Software
Operating System Windows XP Professional
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type CardBus Type II, ExpressCard/54

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 1:20   (hh:mm)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 777.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Very Good
World Bench 5 Score 85.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 686.0
Ahead Nero 829.0
Windows Media Encoder 385.0
WinZip 449.0
Adobe Premiere 534.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 369.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 478.0
Roxio VideoWave 291.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 555.0
Adobe Photoshop 371.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 307.0
Microsoft Office XP 554.0