Pros

  • Very inexpensive
  • Cool swipe volume control

Cons

  • Lacks FireWire port for fast downloads
  • Raspy speakers

At A Glance

This low-cost portable has a convenient volume swipe; less desirable are the slow performance and dim screen.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T5250
Processor speed 1500.0 MHz
Display
Display size 14.1 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel 965 Express chip set
General Information
UPC Code 827103348101
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 Mbps

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 56.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Fair
Battery
Battery Life 3:03:34 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 429.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 452.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 529.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 1634.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 696.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 1090.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 350.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 1742.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 300.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 11.78   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 7.87   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 546.0