Pros

  • Attractive, glossy imprint
  • Dual headphones jacks

Cons

  • Only two USB ports
  • Disappointing battery life

At A Glance

This sibling of the dv6500t also has a gorgeous imprinted case, but battery life is on the short side.

The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 30267
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T7300
Processor speed 2000.0 MHz
Display
Display size 14.1 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
External Monitor Interface Integrated
Vertical Resolution 800
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset nVidia GeForce 8400M GS
Storage
Drive size 160.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
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
  • Infrared
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x2)
  • Video - S-Video
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 1
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 13.1 inches
Depth 9.3 inches
Height 1.5 inches
Weight 6.6 pounds
Weight with Accessories 6.6 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32 bit)
Included Software Microsoft Works
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List
  • Notebook
  • battery
Pointing Device Touchpad
Other Hardware ExpressCard remote control

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 79.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Superior
Battery
Battery Life 2:34:41 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 330.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 414.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 265.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 526.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 412.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 799.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 273.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 808.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 254.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 64.46   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 46.83   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 426.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0