Pros

  • Offers great sound and battery life

Cons

  • Boxy and heavy

At A Glance

Nicely priced, boxy laptop has great sound and impressive battery life, but it's on the heavy side.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24545
Processor
Processor type Turion 64 ML-34
Processor speed 1800.0 MHz
Display
Display size 15.0 inches
Resolution 1024 x 768 pixels
Vertical Resolution 768
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon Xpress 200M
Storage
Drive size 80.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage Five-in-one media card reader
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 448.0 hours
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
  • Video - S-Video
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 1
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Wireless connection 802.11 g
Bluetooth No
Slots Five-in-one media card reader
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR-SDRAM (DDRRAM)
Memory speed 333.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 13.2 inches
Depth 11.1 inches
Height 2.3 inches
Weight 8.1 pounds
Weight with Accessories 8.1 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Included Software
  • Microsoft Money 2005 Standard
  • Microsoft Works 8
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 4:48   (hh:mm)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 897.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Good
World Bench 5 Score 73.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 794.0
Ahead Nero 1064.0
Windows Media Encoder 500.0
WinZip 524.0
Adobe Premiere 624.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 789.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 591.0
Roxio VideoWave 416.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 506.0
Adobe Photoshop 727.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 442.0
Microsoft Office XP 589.0