HP Mini 210-3000sa
SpecificationsNotebook: HP Mini 210-3000sa (Mini 210 Series)
Processor: Intel Atom N570
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) HD Graphics
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:10, 1024x600 pixels, glossy: yes
Price: 400 euro
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
Reviews for the HP Mini 210-3000sa
Source: PC Pro
The HP Mini has plenty going for it. With solid build quality, excellent battery life and a good screen and keyboard, it’s a great all-rounder. And if you’ve been put off HP products by stories that it would be selling its PC division, don’t be: the company has now confirmed that PCs remain a key part of its business.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/18/2012
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 83% performance: 67% features: 83% ergonomy: 83%
Source: IT Reviews
There's nothing intrinsically wrong with the HP mini 210 3000sa, and if you need Windows and a keyboard it may suffice. Its solid build could be alluring too.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/24/2011
Rating: Total score: 60%
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) HD Graphics: Onboard graphics card that is built in the new Arrandale CPUs (Core i3 / i5 / i7 Dual Cores). Depending on the model and Turbo Boost, the GMA HD is clocked between 166 and 766 MHz.
Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.
Intel Atom: The Intel Atom series is a 64-Bit (not every model supports 64bit) microprocessor for cheap and small notebooks (so called netbooks), MIDs, or UMPCs. The speciality of the new architecture is the "in order" execution (instead of the usual and faster "out of order" execution). Therefore, the transistor count of the Atom series is much lower and, thus, cheaper to produce. Furthermore, the power consumption is very low. The performance per Megahertz is therfore worse than the old Pentium 3M (1,2 GHz on par with a 1.6 GHz Atom).
N570: Dual core Atom processor with a slightly higher clock rate than the Atom N550 and therefore still slower than the CULV processors.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
This is a typical display size for tablets and small convertibles.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.
Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.
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 %
71.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.