Pros

  • Offers a bargain price

Cons

  • Sluggish WorldBench performance

At A Glance

This DVD burner-equipped Compaq Presario M2000Z is a nicely priced home laptop with a bonus: very long battery life.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Celeron M 360
Processor speed 1400.0 MHz
Display
Display size 15.0 inches
Resolution 1024 x 768 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset Integrated Intel 852GM
General Information
UPC Code 813120018417
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces Mini PCI Port
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Memory
Memory size 250.0 MB
Memory type DDR-SDRAM (DDRRAM)
Memory speed 333.0 MHz

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 2:06   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 9.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 25.79   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 14.93   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 17.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 1087.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Fair
World Bench 5 Score 60.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 1055.0
Ahead Nero 1504.0
Windows Media Encoder 611.0
WinZip 706.0
Adobe Premiere 917.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 720.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 751.0
Roxio VideoWave 586.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 610.0
Adobe Photoshop 482.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 796.0
Microsoft Office XP 677.0