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HP Compaq Presario CQ57-303SG

Specifications

HP Compaq Presario CQ57-303SG
HP Compaq Presario CQ57-303SG (Compaq Presario CQ57 Series)
Processor
AMD E-450 1.65 GHz
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon HD 6320, Core: 508 MHz, Turbo up to 600 MHz, AMD Catalyst 11.12
Memory
4096 MB 
, 1x 4096 MB DDR3 RAM (1333 MHz), 2 slots
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, Samsung 156AT05-H07, LED backlight, glossy: yes
Mainboard
AMD A50M
Storage
Samsung SpinPoint M8 HN-M500MBB, 500 GB 
, 5400 rpm, 8 MB cache
Soundcard
AMD SB800 High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: headphone, microphone (both 3.5 mm jacks), Card Reader: 2in1 card reader (SD/MMC)
Networking
Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller GigaBit (10/100/1000MBit), Ralink RT5390 802.11 b/g/n WiFi Adapter (b/g/n)
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT40N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 358 x 376 x 247 ( = 14.09 x 14.8 x 9.72 in)
Battery
47 Wh Lithium-Ion, 10.8 V, 4400 mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 0.3 Megapixel
Additional features
power adapter: 65 watt, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
2.55 kg ( = 89.95 oz / 5.62 pounds), Power Supply: 200 g ( = 7.05 oz / 0.44 pounds)
Price
349 Euro

 

Average Score: 76% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 64%, features: 53%, display: 69% mobility: 84%, workmanship: 74%, ergonomy: 74%, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the HP Compaq Presario CQ57-303SG

76% Review HP Compaq Presario CQ57-303SG Notebook | Notebookcheck
Good and cheap? How much power does a notebook need to cope with everyday tasks? HP believes not much and equips the 15.6 inch Presario CQ57 with an energy-efficient E-450 APU. In return, the price of not even €330 is tempting.
76% Test HP Compaq Presario CQ57-303SG Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/16/2012
Rating: Total score: 76% performance: 64% display: 69% mobility: 84% workmanship: 74% ergonomy: 74% emissions: 90%

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 6320:
Integrated graphics card in the Zacate netbook processors (e.g. E-450) featuring an UVD3 video decoder and no dedicated memory. Thanks to TurboCore, it can automatically overclock to 600 MHz.
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
E-450:
Dual Core low power processor with an integrated graphics cards. The processor is on a level with Celeron SU2300 (1.2 GHz) and the GPU part about as fast as an Nvidia ION (2).
» 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.
2.55 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. 

Up to 2015, the company was named Hewlett Packard Company. After a split, the computer range was renamed to HP Inc.

In the laptop segment, HP was the world's largest manufacturer from 2014 to 2016 with a market share of 20-21% from 2014 to 2016, but they only exceed Lenovo by a small margin as of recently. HP is not present in the smartphone sector (as of 2016).


76%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2012-01-18 (Update: 2012-05-26)