Pros

  • Fast next-gen Intel processor
  • Affordable

Cons

  • Screen could be brighter

At A Glance

Equipped with a new Intel Penryn processor, this laptop offers top mobile speed and better-than-decent features a low price.

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The Specs

Pricing
Inventory Number 31020
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T9300
Processor speed 2500.0 MHz
Display
Display size 15.4 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Vertical Resolution 800
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset nVidia GeForce 8600M GT
Storage
Drive size 200.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
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
  • Infrared
  • Mini PCI 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 n
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • Express Card Slot
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 667.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 14.3 inches
Depth 11.4 inches
Height 1.8 inches
Weight 7.6 pounds
Weight with Accessories 7.6 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32 bit)
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Other Hardware International power cord
Hardware List Notebook
Pointing Device Touchpad

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 97.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Battery
Battery Life 3:53:08 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 244.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 351.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 265.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 431.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 362.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 630.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 219.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 509.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 219.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 123.54   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 308.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0