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Model

Key Specs

Type
Midsize
Screen size
15.622
Screen resolution
Other
Bundled OS
Windows
CPU family
Athlon 64
Processor speed
1.619
System RAM
31
Pointing device
Trackpad
Video outputs
VGA
Maximum battery life
Up to 2.520

General

Type
Midsize
Bundled OS
Windows

Other features

Screen size
15.6 inches
160 GB (total)
Screen resolution
Other
512 KB L2 cache
Platter
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
No
Docking station port
No
Fingerprint reader
No
IR port
No
Integrated webcam
No
Security lock slot
Yes
Case lighting
No

Display

Screen surface
Glossy

Processor

Processor make
AMD
Processor speed
1.6 GHz
Number of cores
Single-core

Optical media

Optical drive
Yes

Networking

WiFi
Yes
Ethernet
10/100 [Fast Ethernet]
Mobile broadband
No
Analog modem
None

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
3 GB

Battery

Maximum battery life
Up to 2.5 hours
Battery type
Li-ion
Battery access
Removable

Input

Keyboard
Yes
Pointing device
Trackpad

Connections

USB
2.0
FireWire / 1394
No
Bluetooth
No

Video

SLI
No
Video outputs
VGA

Storage details

Storage interface
SATA

System

Chipset
AMD
System bus speed
667 MHz

Slots / bays / chassis

Expansion card slots
No
External / removable drive bays
No

Environmental

System cooling
Fan-cooled

Audio

Audio outputs
3.5mm
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
No
Speakers
Stereo

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
Yes

Removable disks

Removable disk drive
No