Pros

  • Amazing battery life
  • Slick design

Cons

  • Typical netbook performance

At A Glance

An easily upgradable netbook with exceptional style and battery life.

Manufacturer’s Description

The LT2118u 10.1-inch netbook computer from Gateway is a compact computer with a 10.1-inch LED backlit LCD display. The system weighs less than 3 pounds, so it won't weigh you down, and boasts such useful features as 802.11n Wi-Fi and a 250GB hard drive.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.gateway.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LT2118U
Processor
Processor type Atom N450
Processor speed 1660.0 MHz
Display
Display size 10.1 inches
Resolution 1024 x 600 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Storage
Drives included 1.0
Drive size 250.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 5400.0 RPM
Drive Controllers Serial ATA II
Other storage
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • MultiMedia Card (MMC)
  • SD Card
  • xD-Picture Card
General Information
UPC Code 099802671471
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • Ethernet - RJ45
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
  • Video - 15 pin High-Density D-shell (VGA)
Memory Stick PRO 1.0
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Slots
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • MultiMedia Card (MMC)
  • SD Card
  • xD-Picture Card
PC Card Slots 0
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 800.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 10.1 inches
Depth 7.3 inches
Height 1.5 inches
Weight 2.7 pounds
Weight with Accessories 3.1 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Starter
Included Software Adobe Acrobat 9; Microsoft Works
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Built-In Webcam
Input devices Touchpad (multitouch)

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 33.0
Battery
Battery Life 11:17   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 974.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 654.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 702.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 1286.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 1304.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 761.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 633.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 1363.0