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Compal KHLB2

Specifications

Compal KHLB2Notebook: Compal KHLB2
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo P8600
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.7kg
Price: 1100 euro
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: 80%, display: - % mobility: - %, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Compal KHLB2

Test Compal KHLB2 Barebone
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/24/2009
Rating: performance: 80% features: 80%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650: The Mobility HD 4650 is based on the Desktop 4650 architecture, but features a lower clock rate of memory and core. Depending on the core clock (450-550MHz possible) and the used memory (DDR2, DDR3, GDDR3 with 600-800 MHz possible) the mobile 4650 can show a different performance. The current consumption of the chip alone ranges from 15-25W. Features Avivo HD video features.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core 2 Duo: This is the Core Duo and Core Solo successor with a longer pipeline and 5-20% more speed without more power consumption. As an addition to the Core Duo design there exists a fourth decoder, an amplified SSE-unit and an additional arithmetical logical unit (ALU).

The Core 2 Duo for laptops is identical to the desktop Core 2 Duo processors but the notebook-processors work with lower voltages (0.95 to 1188 Volt) and a lower Frontside bus clock (1066 vs 667 MHz). The performance of equally clocked notebooks is 20-25% lower than Desktop PCs because of the lower Frontside bus clock and the slower hard disks.


P8600:

Fast but still not overpriced dual core CPU. For most games and multimedia applications sufficient and due to the 25W TDP even for smaller notebooks useable.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.7 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Asus M60VP
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo P8700, 3.42 kg

Devices with the same GPU

Sony Vaio VGNFW54M
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo P7450, 16.4", 3.2 kg
Sony Vaio VGN-FW560F/T
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo P7450, 16.4", 3.2 kg
Dell Studio 1747
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core i7 720QM, 17.3", 3.38 kg
Asus N81Vp-D2
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo T9600, 14.0", 2.5 kg
Sony Vaio VGN-FW46M
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo P8700, 16.4", 3.1 kg
Toshiba Satellite A500-14H
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo P8700, 16.4", 3.15 kg
Sony Vaio VGN-FW480J/T
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo P7350, 16.4", 3.2 kg
Sony Vaio VGN-FW41
Mobility Radeon HD 4650, Core 2 Duo T6400, 16.4", 2.8 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2009-04-11 (Update: 2012-05-26)