|OS||Windows 8 Pro (64-bit)|
|CPU||Intel® Core™ i7-3517U Processor|
|Speed (GHz)||1.9 GHz (turbo up to 3.0 GHz)|
Color: Platinum Silver
Color of the casing that the laptop comes in.
15.0" Screen Size
The diagonal measurement of a laptop screen, from corner to corner.
|Resolution||1600 x 900|
|Brightness||400 nits SuperBright™ Plus Technology|
8GB Standard System Memory
Total amount of available memory may be less based on system configurations graphics support, and other factors.
|Memory Type||DDR3 (1600MHz)|
|Max. System Memory||8GB|
Accessible capacity varies; MB = 1 million bytes, GB = 1 billion bytes, TB = 1 trillion bytes. Please note that a portion of the hard drive is reserved for system recovery, operating system and preloaded content software.
|256GB Solid State Drive|
Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Specialized CPU - in cell phones, computers, game consoles - that offloads graphics from a processor.
|Intel® HD Graphics 4000|
|External or Integrated||Integrated|
Maximum Graphics Memory
Maximum Graphics Memory : Shared
Storage that retrieves and modifies data in blocks, rather than individually, for optimal graphic performance.
Optical Disk Drive
Internal drive that uses laser light to read and write media on CDs, DVDs, and other disc formats.
|Sound & Camera|
4W Stereo Speaker (2W x 2)
Additional speakers that supplement or enhance the sound generated from a netbook's internal speaker.
|4W Stereo Speaker (2W x 2)|
1.3 MP HD Webcam
Built-in, high-res camera above screen that enables user to video chat, conference, and upload clips.
|1.3 MP HD|
802.11 a/b/g/n, Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235, 2x2
Technology that links a computer to Local Area Networks (LAN) without wires, often for internet access.
|802.11 a/b/g/n, Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235, 2x2|
|VGA||Mini VGA (Mini VGA to VGA dongle sold separately)|
High-Definition Multimedia Interface. Industry standard for transmitting HD video between components.
USB Ports (Total)
1 x USB 2.0 + 2 x USB 3.0
Universal Serial Bus. Interface standard for connecting peripherals to a computer. USB 2.0 is high-speed.
|1 x USB 2.0 + 2 x USB 3.0|
|Multi Card Slot||4- in-1 (SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC)|
RJ45: Available with included dongle
Terminal that is used to connect a computer to Local Area Networks (LAN) via an ethernet cable.
|Available with included dongle|
Touch Pad / Track Point
Touch Pad (Scroll Scope, Flat Type, Gesture UI)
Surface on keyboard (and monitor) that translates position of fingers to a relative position on screen.
|Touch Pad (Scroll Scope, Flat Type, Gesture UI)|
|Number of Cells / Cell Type||8 cell / Li-Po|
|Watt Hours||62 Wh|
up to 10 hours* Battery Life
*Battery life will vary depending on the product model, configuration, power management settings, applications used, and wireless settings. The maximum capacity of the battery will decrease with time and use. Test results based on independent third party Mobile Mark (or Battery Mark) tests. Non-Metric weights and measurements are approximate.
|up to 10 hours*|
|Security & Safety|
Trusted Platform Module. A security chip that generates an encrypted key to prevent hacking.
|ENERGY STAR® Certified||Yes|
System Dimensions (L x W x H, Inch)
14.0" (W) x 9.3" (H) x 0.58" (D)
Width, height and depth of the laptop, as measured in inches (in.).
|14.0" x 9.3" x 0.58"|
|System Weight (w/Std. Battery, lb.)||3.48 lb.|
|Warranty||3 Year Standard Parts and Labor|
|Disclaimer||*Test results based on independent third party testing should be updated to Test results based on MobileMark 2007 testing running Windows 7. Battery life will vary depending on the product model, configuration, power management settings, applications used, and wireless settings. The maximum capacity of the battery will decrease with time and use. Test results based on independent third party testing.|