Pros

  • Nice widescreen for a tablet

Cons

  • Pricey and heavy

At A Glance

A heavy tablet but great notebook, the CX200 would be a good choice for sometime tablet users.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.gateway.com

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 24624
Processor
Processor type Pentium M 770
Processor speed 2130.0 MHz
Display
Display size 14.0 inches
Resolution 1280 x 768 pixels
Vertical Resolution 768
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Mobility Radeon X600 SE
Storage
Drive size 80.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 302.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Mini PCI Port
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
Microphone input Yes
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Headphone Jack Yes
Firewire 1
Wireless connection 802.11 g
Bluetooth No
Slots
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 533.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 13.6 inches
Depth 11.3 inches
Height 2.1 inches
Weight with Accessories 8.3 pounds
Weight 8.3 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Tablet Edition
Included Software Microsoft Works 8
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad
Other Hardware Stylus pen
Case
Multipurpose Bay
  • CD-ROM
  • DL DL DVD±RW
  • CD/DVD-ROM combo
  • Bay supports second battery

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 3:02   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 103.59   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 175.62   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 67.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 95.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 681.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Very Good
World Bench 5 Score 86.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 689.0
Ahead Nero 731.0
Windows Media Encoder 417.0
WinZip 421.0
Adobe Premiere 491.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 383.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 505.0
Roxio VideoWave 399.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 372.0
Adobe Photoshop 480.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 291.0
Microsoft Office XP 565.0