HP Stream 14-ax000na
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Hard Drive||32 GB||A hard drive on your laptop is where all a users songs, videos, images and documents are stored. They are measured normally in gigabytes or terrabytes and 1 terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos use the most roomthe average movie can use between one to two gigabytes.
Hard drives commonly range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.
|Screen Resolution||35.6 centimetres – 1366 x 768||The dimensions of the screen on a laptop determines the total size of the machine. The smallest laptops are as small as 11″ while the largest are over 18″. Large screen size often means higher resolution which is helpful when working the computer for long periods. High definition screens have at least a 1720 x 1080 px screen resolution.|
|Battery||9 hours (41 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop can be plugged in to recharge but some models of laptop drain batteries quicker. Bare in mind that the battery life depends on current power consumption. Batteries can range from around 3-12 hours. As a battery ages the battery life can go down. If you are unplugged frequently it is best to choose the computer with that more battery power.|
|RAM||4 GB||More random access memory in your laptop enables it to do more jobs at once.
memory is often used up when you have large numbers of web browser tabs open simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM is going to be perfect for someone who enjoys multitask. High usage apps such as image editing and the latest games can need up to 8GB. For normal web browsing 2GB is all that is needed.
|Operating System||Windows 10||The 3 main sorts of OS Windows, Apple Mac OSX and Google Android. These are extremely advanced operating systems and run well. Some programmes including Microsoft Office can only work on Windows. Mac OSX is well known for their design and iTunes capabilities. Android is designed for netbooks and smart phones.Google Chrome OS is a recent one on the list, it is easy to operate when browsing the iternet and writing email.|
|Connections||USB ports: 3
HDMI ports: 1
|If you need to move documents or connect to hardware such as a television or printer, the slots on a laptop are essential and very useful.
The most used ports you are likely to require on a computer are USB for connecting external hardware such as keyboards and HDMI for connecting to a video output.
|Processor chip||2x Intel Celeron||The processor generally determines the speed and strength of a computer. The CPU plays the role of the brain of the computer. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when to do it.
You can choose from a variety of processor units. The two market leaders are Intel and AMD.
Generally speaking Intel CPUs are faster than AMD chips and more expensive.