HP G42-230us is low to medium budget laptop and it comes with an AMD dual core entry level, AMD Athlon Dual Core P520 operates at a speed of 2.3 GHz speed with 2MB L2 cache . This corresponds to entry-level processors of Intel dual core, clocked at GHz, varying from 2.0 to 2.3. The system comes with 4 GB of DDR3 memory and is expandable to 8 GB .

The screen is 14 "high definition LED display with HP BrightView technology for superb clarity. The resolution is 1366 × 768, giving you a 16:9 aspect ratio, and support for 720p HD content. The screen is powered by ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250 graphics card. It has 128 MB of dedicated memory and supports up to 1405MB of shared graphics memory allocated dynamically. Shared memory slows your system down during graphic intensive games such as process.
For storage, this system has an ATA 320 GB SATA (Serial)-hard drive running at 7200. This is a fast, medium-sized players, but still large enough to be useful. The optical drive is a SuperMulti 8X DVD ± R / RW with Double Layer Support. The 5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader for Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro and xD storage offer little more punch if necessary.

External ports include three high-speed USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI to connect to an HDTV, 1 VGA port for connecting an external monitor, headphone and microphone in. You also get a 101 key compatible keyboard with one complete with buttons Quick Start and action buttons. The pointing device is an integrated Touch Pad with On / Off button and 2 scroll pad support.

For the network, can use the built-in Ethernet port via RJ-45 10/100. To achieve an integrated wireless 802.11 b / g / n Wi-Fi adapter for all your web unplugged. You also get a webcam and microphone to use these opportunities to network video chat.

This notebook comes pre-installed genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition. Other software includes Adobe Reader, Cyberlink Power DVD and more. Microsoft Office 2010 Starter is also included.

HP G42-230US 14-Inch Laptop


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  2. This budget friendly laptop looks nice and the features sounds great too. Not much to ask if it comes pre-installed genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition, and includes other software.


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