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HP Compaq 610

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HP Compaq 610Notebook: HP Compaq 610
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T5870
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.8kg
Price: 500 euro
Average Score: 57% - poor
Average of 4 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: 82%, performance: 55%, features: 50%, display: 95% mobility: 51%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: 59%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the HP Compaq 610

67% HP Compaq 610 (NX547EA)
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 01/20/2010
Rating: Total score: 67% price: 69% performance: 56% features: 72% display: 95% mobility: 50% ergonomy: 79%
48% HP Compaq 610
Source: T-Online German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/17/2009
Rating: Total score: 48% price: 80% performance: 47% features: 39% mobility: 56% ergonomy: 49%
48% HP Compaq 610 im Test
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/16/2009
Rating: Total score: 48% price: 80% performance: 47% features: 39% mobility: 56% ergonomy: 49%
65% HP Compaq 610 NX55EA
Source: PC Go - 10/09 German
Single Review, , Very Short, Date: 09/01/2009
Rating: Total score: 65% price: 90%
Compaq 610 teszt
Source: Geeks.hu HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/25/2009
Rating: price: 90% performance: 70% mobility: 40%

Comment

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100 is an integrated (onboard) graphic chip on a Mobile Intel 965GM chipset. It is the successor of GMA 950 and features a fully programmable pipeline (supports Aero Glass fully and DirectX 10 with newest drivers). The peformance of the X3100 is clearly better than the GMA 950, still demanding modern games won't run fluently.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» 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.


T5870: Merom based entry level Core 2 Duo processor without Virtualization and a small level 2 cache.» 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.


2.8 kg:

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


HP: The Hewlett-Packard Company, founded 1935, commonly referred to as HP, is a technology corporation headquartered in California, United States. HP specializes in developing and manufacturing computing, storage, and networking hardware, software and services. Major product lines include personal computing devices, enterprise servers, related storage devices, as well as a diverse range of printers and other imaging products. Other product lines, including electronic test equipment and systems, medical electronic equipment, solid state components and instrumentation for chemical analysis. HP posted US $91.7 billion in annual revenue in 2006, making it the world's largest technology vendor in terms of sales. In 2007 the revenue was $104 billion, making HP the first IT company in history to report revenues exceeding $100 billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

HP reviews


57%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.


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

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Stefan Hinum, 2009-10-13 (Update: 2012-05-26)