With the Compaq Presario CQ61-204sf, Hewlett-Packard laptop offers a 15.6-inch format for those whose budget is limited.
This model has a Celeron M 900 processor (2.2 GHz), 2 GB DDR2 RAM, a SATA hard drive 250 GB 5400 rpm, a graphics Intel GMA X4500HD shared up to 797 MB, a screen 15.6 ' 'HD BrightView WXGA resolution of 1366 × 768, a 0.3 megapixel webcam with microphone, a LightScribe DVD burner, card reader 5 in 1, a keypad interface and Wi-Fi b / g, HDMI, VGA, Headset, Microphone, Ethernet and USB 2.0 (x3 combo with 1 e-SATA).
Supplied with a 6-cell battery, weighs 2.68 kg and measuring 378 x 252 x 35.1-41.2 mm. It works with Windows Vista Home Basic with Integrated Works office and software for creating CD / DVD Cyberlink DVD Suite.
1 year warranty, the HP Compaq Presario CQ61-204sf should interest those whose budget is reduced and not wishing to turn to the netBook.
He enjoys a good amount of RAM, a good storage space, a fairly powerful graphics chipset for integrated, screen format 16/9 particularly suitable for playing video, a keypad for entering numbers and a significant connection with HDMI and e-SATA. This is convenient for portable use office / internet and multimedia database, but we should not expect miracles later because of multi-processor simple heart. Worry, however, the Celeron M 900 is better than Atom. However we appreciate even more the presence of the Basic edition of Vista, the less cpu resources than the Premium version.