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Medion MD98300

Specifications

Medion MD98300Notebook: Medion MD98300
Processor: AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-50
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce Go 6100 128 MB
Display: 15.4 inch, 16:10, 1280x800 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Price: euro
Average Score: 84.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: 82%, features: 81%, display: 86% mobility: 67%, workmanship: 75%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 91%

Reviews for the Medion MD98300

90% Aldi / Medion MD98300 - Mobil dank 'Akkutrick
Source: PC Praxis German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 05/20/2007
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 90% mobility: 50%
86% Medion MD 98300
Source: Computerbild German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 05/10/2007
Rating: Total score: 86% price: 90% performance: 80% features: 81% display: 89% mobility: 83% ergonomy: 81% emissions: 91%
Das aktuelle Aldi-Notebook MD98300
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 05/02/2007
Rating: features: 80% workmanship: 80%
78% Medion MD 98300
Source: Kieskeurig Dutch NL→EN
User Review, online available, Length Unknown, Date: 11/14/2007
Rating: Total score: 78% performance: 83% display: 83% workmanship: 70%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce Go 6100: The NVIDIA GeForce Go 6100 / 6150 is an integrated graphics card of the NVIDIA nForce Go 430 MCP for AMD Turion notebooks. It doesn't have any integrated memory, but uses a part of the mainmemory (up to 128 MB) like the direct competitor Intel GMA 950. Therefore, the gaming performance is quite moderate and can only be used for elder games.

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.


AMD Turion 64 X2: AMD Turion 64 X2 is intended to be positioned against the Intel Core Duo was presented in 17. May 2006. The current consumption is not higher than with Centrino-Duo-notebooks (TL-45 with ATI Xpress and Mobility Radeon X300). This means, that approximative the same battery runtime and fan functions can be expected (with this chipset). However, the performance was 20% below the T2300 (1.66 GHz) due to the lower L2 Cache (Core Duo has 2048 Kbyte shared L2 Cache). Nevertheless, the performance is sufficient.


TL-50: In 90nm produced dual core processor with a low clock rate of 1.6 GHz. The TL-50 is still based on the K8 core and compareable to a slower clocked Core Duo.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.4": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. Nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


3 kg: This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in this class of weight.


Medion: Medion AG is a German consumer electronics company. It operates in Europe, the United States, and the Asia-Pacific region. The main products are computers, TVs, refrigerators, toasters, and fitness equipment. The manufacturer of laptops Medion mainly is active in the German market, but to smaller extent also in Western Europe. Market shares and amount of reviews are low. Above all, supermarkets like Aldi sell their laptops.

Medion reviews


84.67%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


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

Reviews and price comparison on Medion Laptops at Ciao

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Author: Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-01-16)