Medion® Akoya® MD96850 Widescreen Notebook

Medion® Akoya® MD96850 Widescreen Notebook

Found 8th Aug 2008
..following on from my last post this isnt bad either..

Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core processor T2390
(1.86 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache, 533 MHz FSB)
Phenomenal performance for digital entertainment and increased productivity. With a Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core processor T2390 your computer can carry out more than one task at a time. For example, surf the web, listen to music, burn a CD and have anti-virus software running in the background, all at the same time!

Huge 250GB hard disk
for storing up to 45,000 photos or 45,000 music tracks*

Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator X3100
great performance with lower power consumption.

Massive 3GB RAM

15.4" TFT WXGA Widescreen Display

8?Multi-Standard DVD/CD Writer
with DVD-RAM and Dual-Layer support.

High Speed Wireless LAN 802.11n Draft
with up to 300 MBit/s. 802.11 b/g compatible**

eSATA connection

High performance 9 cell battery
providing extra long battery life up to an amazing 4½ hours

Numerous ports

* 1?Multi-cardreader (SD, MMC, MS & MS PRO)
* 3?USB 2.0
* 1?Express Card Slot 54
* 1?eSATA/USB 2.0
* 1?VGA out
* 1?TV out
* 1?RJ-45 LAN
* 1?RJ-11 modem
* 1?microphone
* 1?Line in
* 1?Line out
* 1?6 channel Audio out (analogue + S/P-DIF)

Huge Software Package
(OEM Versions)

* Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium (incl. SP1)
* Microsoft® Office Trial (60 days test version)
* LIFE Software Package (WindDVD 8, Media One, PaintShop Pro, DVD MovieFactory 5.5)
* Microsoft® Works 9.0
* Nero Burning ROM 8 Essentials incl. Nero Recode S2
* Ulead PhotoImpact 12 SE
* BullGuard Internet Security (incl. 90 days internet update)

All the support you need

36 month manufacturers warranty. Medion offer a telephone support hotline charged at National Rates and a return to manufacturer service for repair.


Original Poster

..again is this make any good? Reliable?

I'm sorry I have had to vote it cold but I would buy this instead any day of the week (even if it is from PC World)

Sony VGN-NR38M/S. £449.99

Full specification Benefit
Processor Type Intel Pentium Dual Core T2390
Processor speed 1.86GHz The higher the number of Megahertz (MHZ) the faster the processor should be
Memory Size 2 GB MB
Memory Type DDR2 RAM
Hard Drive Capacity 250 GB The bigger the capacity the more you can store
Optical Drives DVD RW SuperMulti Double Layer
CD-ROM Speed 24 x Enabling access to CD ROM data. The higher the number the faster the speed
CD-RW Speed. 24 x Enabling you to access and store data on CD-RW disks. The higher the number the faster the speed
DVD-ROM Speed 8 x Enabling you access to data on DVD. The higher the number the faster the speed
DVD-RW Speed 8 x Enabling you to store data on DVD. The higher the number the faster the speed
Floppy Disk Drive NO Floppy disks are 3.5" square and store a small amount of data. CDs,DVDs and memory sticks are now usually used instead
Screen Size/Type 15.4" WXGA - X Black
Graphics Card Type INTEL X3100 To enable images to be displayed on your monitor
Graphics Memory Shared MB The higher the memory the better quality images you are display
TV-out NO Allowing you to plug your laptop into a TV to watch DVDs
Modem Type V.92/V.90 Enabling communication with others via the telephone line. A modem is used for the Internet, e-mail and faxing
Wireless Enabled YES Allows you to connect to an existing wireless network such as in a office or a wireless hot spot
No. of USB Connections 2 The more connections the computer has the more equipment you can connect to your computer e.g. a modem, printer, scanner, digital camera, PDA
No. of Firewire Connections 1 High speed data transfer link for digital video and other media. Ideal for quickly downloading video images from a camcorder to PC
Infrared Port Included YES Allowing you to connect to other devices with infrared such as an infrared enabled mobile phone
Other Interfaces WIFI 802.11b/g
Battery Type Lithium-ion

Thanks for posting tho!!! :-)

Hi,i wouldn't,you def need a warranty with a Laptop & as long as poss.
With regards Medion warranty,check more peeps views out

Cheers BOB

ps to price match,you have to take into account all HW,SW,features etc etc,even those you might not be botherted about.

After seeing the Sony Vaio CR31 deal for £449 i don't think anyone will vote hot.

Hi,correct,but that only proves certain things

Cheers BOB
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