HP Stream 14-ax000na
This is another offering by HP. An internal 32 GB hard disk delivers lots space for media files.
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Ports||USB ports: 3
HDMI ports: 1
|If you wish to transfer documents or connect to hardware like a monitor or printer, the ports on your laptop are required and very helpful. The most common slots you will require on the computer are USB to connect external hardware such as key-boards and HDMI for connecting to your television.|
|Operating System||Windows 10||The three types of OS, Microsoft Windows, Mac and Linux based Android. All are very advanced systems and operate efficiently. Some programmes like Microsoft Office can only run on MS Windows.
Mac OS is popular for its graphics and publishing software. Google Android is designed for tablets and mobile phones.Chrome OS is a recent addition to this list, known for being easy to use for browsing online and writing E-mails.
|Hard Drive||32 GB||The hard drive on a laptop is where a users music, videos, images and documents are stored. HDs can be measured normally in GB or TB and 1 TB is 1000 GB. Videos take up the most room, the standard movie could use between one to two gigabytes.
HDs commonly range between one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.
|RAM||4 GB||The more random access memory in a laptop enables it to do more jobs at once.
random access memory is mainly used up if you have large numbers of web browser tabs open at the same time. 4GB+ RAM is going to be perfect for people who enjoys multitask. Heavy demand programmes like image editing and newer games can require 8GB. For general web browsing 2GB is all that is required.
|Screen Size||35.6 centimetres – 1366 x 768||The screen size on your laptop will determine the overal size of the laptop. The smallest laptops can be as small as eleven inches while the largest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size often means higher resolution, this is helpful when working on the device for longer timeframes. HD displays have at least a 1720 x 1080 pixels screen resolution.|
|Battery Life||9 hours (41 watt_hours)||A battery on a laptop can be plugged in to recharge but some models of laptop drain battery quicker. Bare in mind that battery longevity depends on processor and screen utilisation. A battery can range from three to twelve hrs. As the battery ages the battery life will go down. When you are out of the office frequently it is good to choose a model with more batteries.|
|CPU||2x Intel Celeron||The processor usually decides the speed and power of your computer. The processor chip acts like the mind of your laptop. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when to do it.
There are a variety of different CPU chips available. The two biggest companies are AMD & Intel.
In the main Intel chips are faster than AMD but AMD are cheaper.