Pros

  • Nice high-resolution screen
  • Fairly light for a big notebook

Cons

  • Keyboard takes some getting used to

At A Glance

This big small-office/home-office notebook isn't flashy, but does include a nice high-resolution screen.

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Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 411308
Inventory Number 25364
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T7400
Processor speed 2160.0 MHz
Display
Display size 17.0 inches
Resolution 1440 x 900 pixels
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Vertical Resolution 900
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset nVidia GeForce Go 7600
Storage
Drive size 100.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 341.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Firewire 1
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x4)
  • Video - S-Video
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Microphone input Yes
Headphone Jack Yes
Wireless connection 802.11 a/b/g
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 15.9 inches
Depth 11.5 inches
Height 1.5 inches
Weight 10.0 pounds
Weight with Accessories 10.0 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Included Software Microsoft Works 8
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices Phone Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List
  • Notebook
  • battery
Pointing Device Touchpad

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 3:41   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 131.16   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 103.23   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 400.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Very Good
World Bench 5 Score 109.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 563.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 441.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 259.0
Ahead Nero 763.0
Windows Media Encoder 272.0
Roxio VideoWave 237.0
Adobe Photoshop 286.0
Microsoft Office XP 520.0
WinZip 372.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 277.0
Adobe Premiere 415.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 324.0