#10: Lenovo ThinkPad T430 i5-3320M
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Inputs/Outputs||USB ports: 0
|If you want to move files or connect up to hardware like a TV or printer etc, the slots on a laptop are essential and incredibly helpful.
The common ports you are likely to need on a computer are USB to connect hardware like keyboards and HDMI for outputting to the monitor.
|RAM||8 GB||The more random access memory in your notebook enables it to do more jobs at once. random access memory is often over utilised if you have a number of web browser tabs open concurrently. 4GB+ RAM is going to be perfect for a person who enjoys multitask. High usage apps like image editing and newer games can require 8GB. When normal internet browsing 2GB is all that is needed.|
|Screen||14.10 inches – 1600×900||The screen size on your laptop will determine the total physical size of the machine. The tinyest laptops are as small as eleven inches while the biggest are over 18″. Large screen size often means better resolution which is helpful when working the device for longer periods. HD screens have a minimum of 1720 x 1080px definition.|
|Hard Disk||240 GB||The hard drive on your laptop is where all your songs, movies, photos and files are stored. They can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes and 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Films take up the most roomthe average feature length film could require around 1-2 gigabytes.
HDs commonly range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.
|Battery Life||()||The battery on a laptop computers can be recharged but different laptop use up the batteries faster. Keep in mind that battery life varies depending on what you are using the laptop for. Batteries should vary from three to twelve hrs. When a laptop ages the battery life will decrease dramatically. If you are on the road often it’s good to have the computer with extra battery life.|
|Operating System||Windows 10 Professional||There are three main sorts of OS, Windows, Apple Mac OSX and Android. All are extremely good systems and run efficiently. Some software packages including Microsoft Office will only run on Windows.
Mac OS is well known for their design and publishing software. Android works best with tablets and smart phones.Chrome OS is a new one on the list, it is simple to use when browsing online and checking E-mail.
|Processor chip||x Intel Core i5||The processor generally decides the quickness and power of a computer. The CPU plays the role of the mind of the laptop. It tells your laptop what to do and when to do it.
There are a number of CPU units available. Two of the largest manufactures are Intel and AMD.
For the most part Intel chips are faster than AMD cpus but AMD are cheaper.