|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Hard Disk||The harddisk on a computer is where all your music, movies, pictures and files are stored. HDs can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes with one TB is 1000 GB. Videos take up a lot space, an average feature length film could require around 1-2 gigabytes.
Hard drives commonly range from 128GB to 2TB.
|Screen||–||The size of the screen on your laptop computer determines the total physical size of the computer. The tinyest laptops can be as small as eleven inches while the largest are over 18″. Large screen size means better resolution which is helpful when working the laptop for longer periods. High definition screens have at least a 1720×1080 px resolution.|
|Operating System||There are 3 varieties of OS Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac and Google Android. They all are very advanced operating systems and operate well. Common programmes like Microsoft Office will only work on MS Windows.
Mac OS is popular for their graphics and iTunes capabilities. Google Android is designed for netbooks and smart phones.Google Chrome OS is the recent addition to this list, it is simple to operate for web browsing and checking emails.
|Connections||USB ports: 0
|Whether you want to move files or connect up to devices like a television or scanner, the input/output ports on your computer are required and very helpful.
Some of the most used ports you are likely to need on a computer are usually USB to connect devices such as key-boards and HDMI for connecting to a television.
|RAM||More memory in your notebook enables it to process more jobs at the same time.
random access memory is often used up if you have a number of programs running at the same time. 4GB+ RAM will be ideal for someone who enjoys multitask. Heavy demand applications such as image editing and the latest games could require 8GB. When normal web browsing 2GB is all that is required.
|Battery Life||()||Batteries on a computer can be plugged in to recharge but some models of laptop drain the battery faster. Keep in mind that battery life varies depending on laptop usage. A battery should range from around three to twelve hrs. As the battery ages the battery life normally will go down. When you are unplugged, it’s best to have the model with that more battery.|
|Processor||x||The central processing unit usually determines the speed and power of a laptop. The central processing unit plays the role of the brain of the computer. It tells your laptop what needs doing and when to do it.
You can choose from a number of different processor units. The two market leaders are Intel and AMD. For the most part Intel CPUs are quicker than AMD chips and AMD are cheaper.
This device includes RAM, a CPU and a screen. The laptop weighs and the following dimensions . An internal hard disk provides lots storage for files.