New Laptop

    Hi, looking for a laptop to play some games and browse the net. My bro has an acer that had vista but it was so slow so if i'm getting vista i want a fast laptop but i wud prefer XP. Looked at this:

    Brand ACER
    Processor AMD Turion 64 x2 Dual Core
    Processor model number TL-56
    Processor speed 1.8 GHz
    Processor bus 1600 MHz
    Processor cache 2x512 kB
    Memory (RAM) 2048 MB
    Storage (hard drive) 160 GB
    SATA storage Yes
    Screen size 17 inches
    Screen type tbc
    Rotating screen Not featured
    Built-in wireless networking Yes
    Wired networking Yes
    Gigabit LAN Yes
    Optical drive Plays & records CDs and DVDs
    Lightscribe technology Not featured
    Blu-Ray compatible No
    HD compatible No
    Operating system Windows Vista Home Premium
    Application software Not featured
    Shared graphics Not featured
    Dynamic graphics Not featured
    Dedicated graphics 128MB NVIDIAGF Go 6100
    Built-in fingerprint reader Not featured
    USB 2.0 slots 4
    Firewire Not featured
    Media card slots 5-in-1
    PC card slots Not featured
    Speakers 2 Acer 3DSonic
    Built-in bluetooth Not featured
    Built-in webcam Yes
    Watch & record live TV Not featured
    Battery life (maximum) 2 hours
    Laptop weight (kg) 3.68 kg

    Is this any good or are there others that are cheaper with similar capabilities?


    How much is that?
    What resolution is that screen?

    Original Poster

    Sorry, forgot to include link:


    Price is £569.99
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