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How To Buy a Packard Laptop

Introduction

To have a good idea of how to buy a Packard laptop you will need to review all their product offerings. Packard Bell EasyNote TS11. The Packard laptop produced by Acer has a compact design with glossy cover and has a black, shiny, silver texture.

Step 1

Fingerprints are not very visible at all. The Palmrest of this Packard laptop has the same texture as the cover, a little more pronounced and matte gray. The Touchpad has the same color and texture, but is streamlined, responsive and easy to use, and its keys are soft and easy to press.

Step 2

The laptop has a diagonal of 15.6 inch, and a display with 1366 x 768p. The lid hinges are solid and support it well, giving the impression of permanence, and have a small game. When the lid is closed, the game is virtually nonexistent. The battery grip is the same as the Acer laptops, and fits well. The battery is small in size, has 6 cells and 4400mAh. The access to internal components of the laptop, such as RAM, HDD or cooling system, you need to open only on the back cover of the Packard laptop.

Step 3

At connectivity you can find an HDMI port and one VGA, and you can connect the local network or Internet connection using Wi-Fi or RJ45 port. You find a card reader in the front and left side. We have 2 USB 2.0, and one USB 3.0 with high speed (speeds up to 5 Gbit / s, 10 times more than USB 2.0 supports). The Touchpad is small, but well defined and the buttons are soft and lightly at this Packard laptop.

Step 4

You can run on it Windows 7 Professional 64-bit with Service Pack 1. It is recommended also a 64 bit version because the system works much better on such a configuration, and the drivers for this version and the x86 (32bit) are available on PackardBell official site.

Step 5

On the multimedia side, you can find the speakers of the Packard laptop and the sound played by them is clean and clear. In addition you will find a speaker microphone, and a 1.3MP HD webcam, good for video conferencing, and chat online with friends.

Tips

The video card NVIDIA GeForce GT450M with 2GB of RAM is impressively economical. You can run several benchmark tests. After about an hour, in which you will use extensively the Packard laptop to run benchmark tests, the palm rest will be heated, as well as the keys on the left, where the video card, processor and cooler are.

Sources and Citations

The Packard laptop processor an Intel ® Core ™ i3-2330M, based on Sandy Bridge architecture, with 3MB cache, two cores and four threads, works at a frequency of 2.2GHz.Compared with Core i5, i3 it has the Turbo Boost function, so it is working at a frequency of 2.2 GHz and 2330M a higher frequency 100Mhz compared with the Core i3-2310M. This processor has an integrated video card (Intel HD Graphics 3000) that is definitely faster than the Intel HD graphics models common in older processors.

By Icarus, published at 02/17/2012
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