which emachines laptop is better it is for my mum.

  nice one 15:46 31 Jan 2009
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i have seen 2 that are cheap which one is the best. i have the spechs for the 2 laptops. the first is (e520 m575
Platform1


* Intel® Celeron® mobile processor 575/585(1 MB L2 cache, 2 GHz, 667 MHz FSB, 31 W), supporting Intel® 64 architecture
* Mobile Intel® GL40 Express Chipset
* 802.11b/g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED® network connection

System memory1, 2, 3


* Dual-channel DDR2 SDRAM support
* Up to 2 GB of DDR2 667 MHz memory, upgradeable to 4 GB using two soDIMM modules3

Display


* 15.4" WXGA high-brightness (200-nit) TFT LCD, 1280 x 800 pixel resolution

Graphics1


* Mobile Intel® GL40 Express Chipset with integrated 3D graphics, featuring Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 4500M (Intel® GMA 4500M) with up to 1759 MB of Intel® Dynamic Video Memory Technology 5.0 (64 MB of dedicated video memory, up to 1695 MB of shared system memory), supporting Microsoft® DirectX® 10
* Dual independent display support
* 16.7 million colors
* External resolution/refresh rate:
o 2048 x 1536: 75/60 Hz
o 1920 x 1440: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1920 x 1200: 75/60 Hz
o 1920 x 1080: 100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1600 x 1200: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1600 x 900: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1400 x 1050: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 1024: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 960: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 768: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 720: 100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1024 x 768: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 800 x 600: 120/100/85/72/60 Hz
* MPEG-2/DVD acceleration). (the second one is the d620 the spechs are

* AMD Athlon™ 2650e processor (512 KB L2 cache, 1.6 GHz, 800 MHz FSB, 15 W), supporting AMD HyperTransport™ 3.0 technology
* AMD M690V Chipset
* 802.11b/g Wi-Fi CERTIFIED® network connection

System memory1, 2


* Dual-channel DDR2 SDRAM support
* 1 GB of DDR2 667 MHz memory

Display


* 14.1" WXGA high-brightness (200-nit) TFT LCD, 1280 x 800 pixel resolution

Graphics1


* ATI Radeon™ Xpress 1200 Graphics with up to 1919MB of HyperMemory™ (256 MB of dedicated system memory, up to 1663 MB of shared system memory), supporting Shader Model 2.0, Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0
* Dual independent display support
* 16.7 million colors
* External resolution/refresh rate:
o 2048 x 1536: 75/60 Hz
o 1920 x 1440: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1920 x 1200: 75/60 Hz
o 1920 x 1080: 100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1600 x 1200: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1600 x 900: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1400 x 1050: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 1024: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 960: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 768: 85/75/60 Hz
o 1280 x 720: 100/85/75/60 Hz
o 1024 x 768: 120/100/85/75/60 Hz
o 800 x 600: 120/100/85/72/60 Hz
* MPEG-2/DVD decoding). can any one help thanks in advance for any help.

  User-1229748 17:02 31 Jan 2009

purely personal but i would go for the e520 and you will want the 2gig of memory

  nice one 17:30 31 Jan 2009

thanks for the reply. so the e520 is better than the d620 when you look at the full spechs the e520 looks better.

  User-1229748 17:50 31 Jan 2009

for me it does yes if it has the 2gig of memory as i'm presuming it will have vista on it.

  nice one 02:22 02 Feb 2009

no they both have 1GB the first one can have up to 4GB the second one can only have up to 2GB. i am plan to upgrade the memory.

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