MSI GL62 7QF-1670UK
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Screen Size||39.624 centimetres – 1920 x 1080 pixels||The screen size on a laptop will determine the total physical size of the computer. The smallest laptops can be as small as 11″ and the biggest are over eighteen inches. A large screen size means higher resolution, this is useful when working on the device for long periods. HD screens have a minimum of 1720x1080px screen resolution.|
|(OS) Operating System||Windows 10||The 3 main varieties of OS, Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Android. All are very advanced operating systems and operate well. Some programmes including MS Office can only work on Windows.
Mac is popular for its design and publishing capabilities. Google Android is designed for netbooks and mobile phones.Google Chrome OS is a recent one on the list, known for being easy to operate when web browsing and checking E-mails.
|Random Access Memory||16 GB||More RAM in your laptop computer means it can complete more tasks at the same time.
memory is mainly used up when you have large numbers of web browser tabs open simultaneously. 4GB+ RAM will be perfect for a person who likes to multitask. High usage apps such as photo editing tools and the latest multiplayer games could need up to 8GB. For general web browsing 2GB is all that is needed.
|Hard Drive||1000 GB||The hard disk on your computer is where the music, movies, images and files are stored. They can be measured in gigabytes or terrabytes with one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Films take up the most spacean standard film could require around one to two gigabytes.
Hard drives generally range from 128GB to 2TB.
|Battery Life||4 hours (41 watt_hours)||The battery on a computer can be recharged however some models of laptop drain battery faster.
Bare in mind that the battery life varies depending on current power consumption. Batteries can vary from around three to twelve hrs. As the laptop gets older the battery life normally will go down. For people on the road, it is best to have the computer with extra battery.
|Processor||4x Intel Core i7||The processor usually determines the speed and strength of your computer. The onboard cpu acts like the brain of your laptop. It dictates to the laptop what to do and when. There are a number of different processor options. The two market leaders are AMD & Intel.
Generally speaking Intel processors are faster than AMD processors but more expensive.
|Connectivity||USB ports: 4
HDMI ports: 1
|Whether you wish to move documents or connect up to external devices such as a television or printing device, the ports on your laptop are required and very helpful. Some of the most used ports you are likely to require on the laptop are usually USB for connecting external hardware such as mice and HDMI for connecting to a TV.|