Pros

  • Sleek design; nice widescreen

Cons

  • Short battery life

At A Glance

Wide-screen ultraportable with a sleek case has a short battery life but performs well and comes with media software.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number I710MSAPP
Inventory Number 24751
Processor
Processor type Pentium M 755
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 12.1 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Vertical Resolution 800
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset Integrated Intel 855GM
Storage
Drive size 80.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage SD Card
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 232.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
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
  • Mini PCI Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x2)
  • Video - S-Video
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 1
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Wireless connection 802.11 g
Bluetooth No
Slots SD Card
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 500.0 MB
Memory type DDR-SDRAM (DDRRAM)
Memory speed 333.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 11.7 inches
Depth 8.5 inches
Height 1.6 inches
Weight 5.1 pounds
Weight with Accessories 5.1 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Included Software Corel WordPerfect Basic
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Pointing Device Touchpad
Case
Multipurpose Bay
  • Second Battery
  • second HD
  • different optical

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 2:32   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 18.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 46.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 27.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, 1024 by 768, 16-Bit 32.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 9.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 4.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 721.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Very Good
World Bench 5 Score 82.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 690.0
Ahead Nero 1320.0
Windows Media Encoder 439.0
WinZip 490.0
Adobe Premiere 604.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 536.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 604.0
Roxio VideoWave 420.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 404.0
Adobe Photoshop 345.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 489.0
Microsoft Office XP 533.0