Im looking at buying this TOSHIBA laptop?

  originallyinsane 11:17 31 May 2009

I am looking at buying the below laptop.


Intel® Pentium® processor T4200
CPU speed Dual Core 2.0GHz

OS -Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium (32bit)
HARKDISK -250GB (5400rpm) SATA
Memory 2GB DDR2 (800MHz)
Total memory expandable to 8GB²
GRAPHICS - Mobile Intel® GMA 4500M (128MB system video memory and up to 286MB video memory with 2GB system RAM)
DVD SuperMulti Double/Dual Layer Drive
3 x Hi-Speed USB 2.0

I wish to use it MAINLY for:

Surfing the net/emails/netabanking
Occasional downloads
Running Sims games
CD/DVD burning
Running photoshop type programs
Storing photos and music
Playing music

I want a dual processor because apparently they are better, is this a dual?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:19 31 May 2009

CPU speed Dual Core 2.0GHz


  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:21 31 May 2009

T4200 has 1 MB cache runs at 800 Mhz bus speed and 45 nm.

  originallyinsane 11:22 31 May 2009

Basically i wanted to know if this is a decent laptop, that isnt slow. I hate slow processors. OR can anyone suggest a better one that would be a similar price.

The Toshiba PSAG8A-08D011 A300/08D is slightly higher in price but looks like better specs?

  originallyinsane 11:24 31 May 2009

Im not sure what that means fruitbat?

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