Pros

  • Dazzling screen
  • Fingerprint reader is also scroll button

Cons

  • Bulky
  • Awful battery life

At A Glance

The feature-laden N6420 has a beautiful screen and can handle a second hard drive, but it's bulky and has poor battery life.

Manufacturer’s Description

The high-speed mobile Intel Core 2 Duo Processor coupled with high speed ATI Mobility Radeon X1600 graphics deliver the level of performance gamers and technology enthusiasts crave. With its unique high contrast 17-inch Color-Enhanced Crystal View display, video optimization circuitry and built-in stereo sound system (which includes a subwoofer), the LifeBook N6420 notebook takes portability to a whole new level. This model features a High Definition HD DVD-ROM drive which also works as a Dual Layer DVD Writer.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T7200
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 17.0 inches
Resolution 1440 x 900 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Mobility Radeon X1600
General Information
UPC Code 611343056663
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Ports and Connections
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 1:21   (hh:mm)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 105.24   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 53.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 408.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Very Good
World Bench 5 Score 104.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 586.0
Ahead Nero 802.0
Windows Media Encoder 272.0
WinZip 431.0
Adobe Premiere 450.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 473.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 344.0
Roxio VideoWave 252.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 335.0
Adobe Photoshop 292.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 268.0
Microsoft Office XP 536.0