HP Stream 14-ax000na
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Screen Resolution||35.6 centimetres – 1366 x 768||The screen size on a laptop or tablet determines the overal size of the computer. The tinyest screens can be as small as 11″ while the largest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size can mean higher resolution, which is useful when working the device for long periods. High definition displays have a minimum of 1720×1080 px screen resolution.|
|CPU||2x Intel Celeron||The processor chip generally decides the quickness and power of your laptop. The processor plays the role of the brain of the laptop. It dictates to the computer what needs doing and when to accomplish.
There are a variety of different CPU units available. Two of the market leaders are AMD & Intel. Generally speaking Intel CPUs are better than AMD chips but AMD are cheaper.
|IO Ports||USB ports: 3
HDMI ports: 1
|If you need to move files or connect to external devices like a monitor or printing device, the slots on your laptop are essential and incredibly helpful.
The most common ports you are likely to need on the laptop are usually USB to connect external devices such as mice and HDMI for outputting to the external monitor.
|Battery||9 hours (41 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop computers can be recharged but some models of laptop drain batteries faster.
Note that battery life depends on usage. The batteries will range between around three to twelve hours. As a laptop ages the battery life will go down. If you are on the road, it’s good to choose a laptop with that better battery.
|Hard Drive||32 GB||The harddrive on a computer is where the songs, movies, images and data are saved. They can be measured in gigabytes or terrabytes and one TB is 1000 GB. Movies take up a lot room, an standard film can require between 1-2GB.
HDs generally range from one hundred gigabytes to two terrabytes.
|(OS) Operating System||Windows 10||The 3 main types of operating system, Microsoft Windows, Mac and Android. These are extremely good systems and operate efficiently. Common programmes including MS Office can only work on Windows.
Apple Mac is popular for its graphics and iTunes capabilities. Android works best with tablets and large screen phones.Chrome OS is the recent one on the list, known for being easy to operate when web browsing and reading E-mails.
|Random Access Memory||4 GB||Increasing RAM in a laptop computer means it can complete more tasks at the same time.
RAM is mainly over utilised if you have a number of programs running simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM will be perfect for a person who likes to multitask. Heavy demand programmes like image editing and newer multiplayer games could require 8GB. When general internet browsing 2GB is all that is required.