Pros

  • Offers great features for the price

Cons

  • Big and heavy

At A Glance

Big parallelogram-shaped unit hogs desk space but packs in lots of features for less than $900.

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24546
Processor
Processor type Mobile Sempron 3000+
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 60.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage None
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 206.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x2)
  • Video - S-Video
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 0
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Wireless connection 802.11 g
Bluetooth Yes
Slots None
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 500.0 MB
Memory type DDR-SDRAM (DDRRAM)
Memory speed 333.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 13.2 inches
Depth 11.2 inches
Height 1.7 inches
Weight 7.3 pounds
Weight with Accessories 7.3 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Included Software
Included Software
  • Microsoft Money 2005 Standard
  • Microsoft Works 8
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices Phone Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 2:06   (hh:mm)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 1202.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Fair
World Bench 5 Score 63.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 863.0
Ahead Nero 1607.0
Windows Media Encoder 545.0
WinZip 616.0
Adobe Premiere 704.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 918.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 605.0
Roxio VideoWave 437.0
Mozilla 774.0
Adobe Photoshop 482.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 539.0
Microsoft Office XP 624.0