ASUS C302CA-GU010 360 Degrees Rotatable Full HD Touchscreen Chromebook Flip
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Screen||31.75 centimetres – 1920 x 1080 pixels||The size of the screen on your laptop or tablet determines the total size of the machine. The tinyest screens can be as small as eleven inches and the biggest are over 18″. A large screen size means better resolution which is useful when working the laptop for longer periods. High definition screens have at least a 1720 x 1080 px resolution.|
|Battery Life||10 hours (39 watt_hours)||The battery on a computer can be plugged in to recharge but some models of laptop drain the battery faster.
Note that battery life depends on processor and screen utilisation. The batteries can range between around three to twelve hrs. As a battery ages the battery life will go down. If you are unplugged often, it’s best to choose the laptop with better battery.
|Connectivity||USB ports: 0
|If you need to move data files or make a connection to external hardware like a TV or printer etc, the input and output ports on your computer are essential and incredibly useful.
The most common ports you are likely to find on the laptop are USB to connect external devices like key boards and HDMI for outputting to your TV.
|CPU||2x Intel None||The processor generally decides the quickness and strength of your laptop. The CPU acts like the brain of your laptop. It tells your computer what to do and when to accomplish.
You can choose from a number of different CPU options available. Two of the biggest companies are AMD & Intel. For the most part Intel processors are better than AMD processors but AMD are cheaper.
|Hard Disk||64 GB||A harddisk on a laptop is where a users music, videos, pictures and files are saved. Hard drives can be measured in gigabytes or terrabytes with 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos use a lot space, the standard movie could use between 1-2GB. HDs typically range from 128GB to 2TB.|
|Random Access Memory||4 GB||The more random access memory in your notebook enables it to process more tasks 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 is going to be perfect for people who likes to multitask. Heavy demand apps like photo editing tools and the latest multiplayer games could need up to 8GB. For normal web browsing 2GB is all that is needed.
|(OS) Operating System||Chrome OS||There are three varieties of operating system; Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Linux based Android. These are extremely good operating systems and operate well. Common programmes like MS Office will only run on Microsoft Windows.
Apple Mac is popular for its design and iTunes capabilities. Android works best with netbooks and mobile phones.Google Chrome OS is the recent addition to this list, it is simple to use for browsing online and viewing e-mails.