|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Screen||11.6 inches –||The dimensions of the screen on a laptop determines the overal physical size of the computer. The tinyest screens can be as small as eleven inches and the largest are over 18″. A large screen size means higher resolution, which is useful when working on the computer for long periods. High definition displays have a minimum of 1720×1080 px screen resolution.|
|Processor||2x Intel Celeron N2840||The CPU generally determines the quickness and strength of your computer. The onboard cpu plays the role of the brain of your laptop. It tells your computer what needs doing and when to do it. There are a variety of different processor chips. Two of the biggest companies are AMD & Intel.
Generally speaking Intel CPUs are faster than AMD processors but more costly.
|Operating System||Chrome OS||There are 3 main forms of operating system; Microsoft Windows, Mac and Android. These are extremely advanced systems and operate well. Some programmes like Microsoft Office will only work on Windows. Apple Mac OS is popular for its graphics and publishing capabilities. Android is designed for tablets and mobile phones.Google Chrome OS is a recent addition to this list, known for being simple to operate when browsing the iternet and reading e-mails.|
|Random Access Memory||2 GB||The more random access memory in your laptop means it can process more jobs at once.
RAM is often over utilised when you have a number of programs running simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM is going to be perfect for people who likes to multitask. High demand applications such as Photoshop and newer games can need up to 8GB. When normal internet browsing 2GB is sufficient.
|Battery||(3490 milliamp_hours)||Batteries on a computer can be recharged but some models of laptop use battery quicker.
Bare in mind that the battery life varies depending on processor and screen utilisation. The batteries will range from 3-12 hours. As the laptop ages the battery life can decrease. For people unplugged all day it is good to have the laptop with that more batteries.
|Inputs/Outputs||USB ports: 1
|Whether you want to move files or make a connection to devices such as a television or printer etc, the slots on a laptop are essential and extremely helpful. Some of the most common slots you are likely to need on the computer are usually USB for connecting external devices like keyboards and HDMI for outputting to the video output.|
|Hard Disk||16 GB||The hard disk on a laptop is where the music, videos, photos and documents are saved. They are measured normally in GB or TB and one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos take up the most space, the standard film could use around 1-2GB.
HDs commonly range between one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.