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Thoughts on this Netbook

Compaq Presario CQ62-310AU Notebook $AUD469

A size that's great for productivity, at a price that's hard to beat. Designed to give you more bang for your buck, the Compaq Presario CQ62 Notebook PC also offers a more generous screen-size for comfortable use at work and at home.

Designed to Impress

* The subtle curves and mesmeric etched details of the new Compaq Imprint design add a generous dose of class and minimalistic beauty to the celebrated value of Compaq.
* Turn on the style and turn some heads with elegant Matte Black or the glassy Biscotti finishing.

Enhanced Multimedia Experience

* Get comfortable when you work or play with a generous 15.6" Diagonal High-Definition LED BrightView Display which offers the largest screen size among the Compaq notebook range.
* Experience your games and movies in Full HD with up to ATI Mobility Radeon? HD 4250 Graphics with up to 1 GB dedicated video memory.

Just Right Computing

* Built to perform, not intimidate. We believe that your PC should possess the power. Simplified to let you do what you want in a breeze - without hassle and any complications.
* No gimmicks, no razzle-dazzle, no tricks up the sleeve, just honest to goodness You Need computing. Your computer should come loaded with the things you need and none of the things you don't. How else can you get the best value around?

Product Specifications
* Product Code: XC8945

* Packaged Weight: 3.62kg/7.98073389 pounds

* Accessible Ports: VGA, HDMI, RJ-45 D Ethernet, Microphone in, AC Adaptor

* Battery Type: 6-Cell Lithium-Ion (47Whr 2.2Ah)

* Camera Type: Webcam

* Card Reader: 5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader* for Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, or xD Picture cards

* Display Type: LED

* Hard Drive Size: 500GB

* Headphone Jack: Yes

* Memory: 2048MB 1066MHz DDR3 (1 Dimm). Maximum Memory: "Max supported = 8GB"

* Microphone: Integrated microphone

* Number Of USB Ports: 3

* Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

* Optical Drive: LightScribe SuperMulti 8X DVD?RDRW with Double Layer Support

* PC Graphics: ATI Mobility Radeon? HD 4250 Graphics (shared)

* PC Processor: AMD V-Series? Processor for Notebook PCs V140

* PC Processor Cache: 512KB

* PC Processor Speed: 2.3GHz

* Screen Definition: High Definition

* Screen Resolution: 1366 x 768

* Screen Size: 15.6inches/39.62400 cm

* Security Features: Kensington? MicroSaver lock slot

* Software: HP Total Care Setup, Userguide, HP Support Assistance, HP Advisor, HP Wireless Assistant, Adobe? Reader, Recovery Manager, Norton Online Backup, Cyberlink PowerDVD, Cyberlink YouCam, Cyberlink DVD Suite, Adobe Flash Player, Adobe Shockwave Player, Symantec Norton Internet Security (60 days live update), Motorola Soft Stylus, Sun Java VM, Microsoft Office Starter 2010

* Speakers: Altec Lansing speakers

* Wireless: Integrated 10/100BASE-T Ethernet LAN; 802.11b/g/n WLAN

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This machine does not stand out in any way. It looks like every other value machine out there and for the price is OK but the ONE THING folk try and may get unsettled about is the video system (there is no "card") is good enough for Aero, video play but not for today's games.

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