I've seen this click here for £429 with the following specs: # Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 TK53 Mobile Technology # Memory: 2GB # HD Capacity: 160GB # Display: 15.4" WXGA High Definition BrightView Widescreen # Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce Go 6100 # Operating System: Windows Vista Home Premium # Optical Drive: Super Multi DVD Writer (+/-R +/-RW) with Double Layer support # Networking: 10/100 Ethernet LAN, Wireless 802.11b/g WLAN # Interface: # 1 VGA port # 3 USB 2.0 ports # 1 RJ 11 modem connector # 1 RJ 45 Ethernet connector # S-video TV out # 1 Headphone-out, 1 mic-in
Hewlett Packard Pavilion GZ974EA
Can anyone tell me if there is anything better that is available in a hurry! I know that Dell deals are available but there is a 3 week turn around at the moment.
Also, are there any shortcomings in the above that would make it unsuitable for a student - not into gaming but she will want it for course work, DVDs, music and so forth.