#9: New Lenovo A9! Quad
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Processor chip||4x AMD E Series||The onboard cpu usually determines the quickness and power of your laptop. The central processing unit plays the role of the brain of your laptop. It tells your laptop what needs doing and when to do it.
There are a number of processor chips. Two of the market leaders are AMD & Intel.
|(OS) Operating System||Windows 10 Home 64 Bit + Office Web Apps||There are three types of operating system Windows, Apple Mac and Google Android. They all are extremely good operating systems and operate efficiently. Common software packages like MS Office will only run on MS Windows.
Apple Mac is well known for their graphics and publishing software. Android works best with netbooks and large screen phones.Chrome OS is the new addition to this list, known for being simple to use for web browsing and reading email.
|Battery Life||()||Batteries on a laptop computers can be plugged in to recharge but some models of laptop use batteries quicker.
Note that battery longevity varies depending on what you are using the laptop for. A battery should range between around 3-12 hrs. As a battery ages the battery life normally will decrease. When you are unplugged frequently, it’s good to have the model with that better battery.
|Random Access Memory||Increasing random access memory in your laptop means it can do more tasks at the same time. memory is mainly used up when you have a number of web browser tabs open simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM will be perfect for someone who likes to multitask. Heavy demand apps like Photoshop and newer multiplayer games could require 8GB. For general web browsing 2GB is sufficient.|
|Screen Size||15.60 inches –||The screen size on a laptop or tablet will determine the overal size of the machine. The smallest laptops can be as small as 11″ while the largest are over 18″. A large screen size means better resolution, which is useful when working the device for long periods. HD displays carry at least a 1720 x 1080 px resolution.|
|Hard Drive||The harddisk on your laptop is where the music, movies, pictures and documents are stored. HDs can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes and one TB is 1000 GB. Films take up a lot spacethe standard film can require around one to two gigabytes.
HDs commonly range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.
|Ports||USB ports: 0
|If you want to move data files or make a connection to hardware like a TV or scanner, the input/output slots on your computer are required and incredibly useful.
Some of the common ports you are likely to find on the computer are USB to connect hardware such as scanners and HDMI for outputting to the external monitor.