MSI GL62 7QF-1670UK
|Feature||Spec||What it means|
|Screen Resolution||39.624 centimetres – 1920 x 1080 pixels||The dimensions of the screen on your laptop determines the overal physical size of the computer. The smallest laptops can be as small as 11″ and the largest are over 18″. Large screen size means higher resolution, this is useful when working the computer for longer timeframes. High definition displays carry at least a 1720×1080 px screen resolution.|
|IO Ports||USB ports: 4
HDMI ports: 1
|If you need to move data files or connect up to devices such as a monitor or scanner, the slots on your computer are essential and incredibly useful. The common slots you are likely to find on the computer are usually USB for connecting devices such as key boards and HDMI for connecting to your monitor.|
|(OS) Operating System||Windows 10||The 3 main varieties of operating system, Windows, Mac OSX and Google Android. They all are very advanced operating systems and run efficiently. Some software packages including MS Office can only work on Windows.
Apple Mac OS is well known for its design and iTunes software. Google Android is designed for netbooks and smart phones.Chrome OS is a new one on the list, known for being easy to operate when web browsing and viewing E-mail.
|Processor||4x Intel Core i7||The onboard cpu generally determines the speed and strength of a laptop. The onboard cpu acts like the brain of your computer. It dictates to the laptop what needs doing and when to accomplish. There are a number of CPU options. The two market leaders are Intel and AMD. For the most part Intel processors are faster than AMD processors and more expensive.|
|Battery Life||4 hours (41 watt_hours)||The battery on a laptop can be plugged in to recharge but different laptop use up the battery faster.
Bare in mind that the battery life depends on processor and screen utilisation. The batteries will range from around 3-12 hrs. As the battery ages the battery life will decrease dramatically. If you are unplugged often it is good to choose the laptop with more battery.
|Hard Drive||1000 GB||A hard drive on your computer is where the music, movies, pictures and files are saved. Hard drives are measured in GB or TB with one terrabyte is 1000 gigabytes. Videos use the most rooman standard film should require between 1-2GB. Hard drives typically range between 128GB to 2TB.|
|RAM||16 GB||The more random access memory in a notebook enables it to do more tasks at the same time.
memory is mainly over utilised when you have large numbers of programs running at the same time. 4GB+ RAM will be perfect for someone who enjoys multitask. Heavy usage applications like Photoshop and the latest multiplayer games could need up to 8GB. For general internet browsing 2GB is sufficient.