Pros

  • Affordable ultraportable
  • Good overall design

Cons

  • Terrible battery life
  • No bundled software

At A Glance

If pricier ultraportables are out of reach and you can tolerate short battery life, this notebook is a super choice.

Manufacturer’s Description

StepNote SA2053T Notebook with the power of dual core processing, high quality audio and a new generation of power management features, the ultra-light SA2053T provides you with the ideal mobile platform.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number SA2053T
Battery Information
Battery Capacity 2200 mAh, 4400 mAh
Maximum Battery Run Time 2 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 12.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1280 x 800
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator 950
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 224 MB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 100 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Everex Systems, Inc
UPC Code 853031001481
Manufacturer Part Number SA2053T
Brand Name Everex
Product Name StepNote SA2053T Notebook
Marketing Information StepNote SA2053T Notebook with the power of dual core processing, high quality audio and a new generation of power management features, the ultra-light SA2053T provides you with the ideal mobile platform.
Product Model SA2053T
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.everex.com
Product Line StepNote
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO
Standard Memory 1 GB
Maximum Memory 1 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Number of Total Memory Slots 1
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • StepNote SA2053T Notebook
  • 2 X Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • Additional Information

    Notebook Height:

  • 1.3" - 1.4"
  • Battery Life Detail:

  • 3-Cell Rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery averages 1.5 - 2.0 hours of normal computing usage (Bonus 6-Cell Rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery averages 2.5 - 3.0 hours of normal computing usage also included)
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Broadcom
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
    Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Width 11.7"
    Depth 8.4"
    Weight (Approximate) 60.8 oz
    Warranty
    Additional Warranty Information 24 Hour Toll-Free
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Pentium Dual-core
    Processor Model T2080
    Processor Speed 1.73 GHz
    Cache 1 MB
    Bus Speed 533 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model 943GML
    Software
    Operating System Windows Vista Home Premium
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type Glide Pad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 54.0
    WorldBench 6 Rating Poor
    Battery
    Battery Life 1:10:47 AM   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 482.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 477.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 565.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 1184.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 717.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 1061.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 370.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 1489.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 309.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 8.19   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Multitasking 627.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0