ASUS X441SA-WX152T VivoBook
This is another offering from ASUS. It has a weight of 1.7 Kg and dimensions of 24.2 x 34.8 x 2.8 cm. I don’t want to confuse you with tech data, so here is a short outline.
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|CPU||2x Intel Celeron||The central processing unit generally decides the quickness and strength of your laptop. The processor chip acts like the brain of the computer. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when to do it. You can choose from a number of different processor options available. Two of the market leaders are AMD & Intel. Generally speaking Intel chips are quicker than AMD chips and AMD are cheaper.|
|Battery||8 hours (36 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop can be recharged but some models of laptop drain the battery quicker.
Bare in mind that battery longevity depends on usage. A battery can range from 3-12 hours. When the laptop ages the battery life can go down. If you are out of the office frequently it is good to choose a model with that more batteries.
|Random Access Memory||4 GB||The more memory in your laptop means it can do more jobs at once.
random access memory is mainly used up if you have large numbers of programs running concurrently. 4GB+ RAM is going to be perfect for a person who likes to multitask. Heavy usage apps like photo editing tools and the latest games can require 8GB. When general web browsing 2GB is all that is required.
|Ports||USB ports: 3
HDMI ports: 1
|Whether you wish to transfer documents or connect to devices such as a monitor or scanner, the input/output slots on a computer are essential and very useful.
The most used slots you will require on a computer are usually USB for connecting devices such as key-boards and HDMI for outputting to the TV.
|Hard Drive||1000 GB||The hard disk on your computer is where all your songs, movies, images and documents are stored. They can be measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes and one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos take up the most spacean average feature length film should require around 1-2 gigabytes.
Hard drives commonly range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.
|System||Windows 10||There are 3 sorts of operating system; Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Linux based Android. They all are very advanced operating systems and operate well. Some software packages like Office will only work on MS Windows.
Apple Mac OSX is popular for its design and publishing software. Google Android is designed for netbooks and smart phones.Google Chrome OS is a new addition to this list, it is simple to operate for browsing online and reading e-mails.
|Screen||14 centimetres – 1366 x 768 pixels||The dimensions of the screen on a laptop or tablet will determine the total physical size of the machine. The tinyest laptops are as small as 11″ and the biggest are over 18″. Large screen size means higher resolution, this is useful when working on the computer for long periods. HD screens have a minimum of 1720 x 1080px screen resolution.|