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AMD’s first dual core processor was the Athlon 64 X2, and its low-voltage variant Athlon X2 was introduces in 2007, offering reduced TDP of 45 W.

The Athlon X2 is ideal for running multiple programs, performs faster than many of Intel’s dual core processors, and is an excellent choice despite the fact that it requires a new motherboard and memory.

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Toshiba Satellite L505D

Toshiba Satellite L505D-S5965 Notebook  2 1GHz Athlon 64 X2 Mobile QL-65  3GB DDR2  250GB HDD  DVD  RW DL  Windows Vista Home Premium  15 6  LCD


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Release Date
Oct 2009
Nov 2009
Aug 2008
Jul 2010
Jul 2010
Processor Type
AMD Athlon 64 X2
AMD Athlon 64 X2
AMD Athlon 64 X2
AMD Athlon 64 X2
AMD Athlon 64 X2
Display
15.6 in. TruBrite HD+ TFT
15.6 in.
15.6 in.
15.6 in.
11.6 in.
Hard Drive
250 GB Serial ATA, 5400 RPM
320GB HDD
250GB SATA Hard Drive
250 GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive
Installed Memory
3 GB (DDR2 SDRAM)
4 GB DDR2
3 GB (DDR3 SDRAM)
2 GB (DDR2 SDRAM)
Mobile Technology
Athlon 64 X2 Mobile
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology
Wi-Fi Certified
Wi-Fi Certified
Operating System
Windows Vista Home Premium
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Processor
Turion II Dual-Core 2.2 GHz
1.6 GHz
2.2 GHz
AMD Athlon 64
AMD Athlon 64
Laptop Type
Mid-Size Laptop
Netbook
Notebook
Netbook
Use
Home Use
Business
Home Use
Home Use
Netbook

  • - Display and Audio The 15.6-inch screen on the L505 was suitably bright, and its resolution of 1366 x 768 is more than adequate for its size.

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    - Battery performance is disappointing, however, at 2.17 hours.
    - The keyboard with separate keypad an added bonus and quite spacious.
    - The widescreen display is great for multimedia or multi-application use, and all of the connectivity options you're likely to need are included.
    - Boot time is short, and the 3GB RAM coupled with the ATI graphics processor deliver excellent multimedia performance.

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    - The laptop is ideal for use at home and office and also for students.
    - The inbuilt speakers are very weak and the webcam isn’t that impressive either.


  • - The two mouse buttons are nice and wide but a tad noisy.

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    - A great choice for keeping yourself productive while on the go, the nicely affordable Acer AS5517-1216 sports a high-definition, widescreen 15.6-inch display that offers excellent screen real estate for opening multiple windows.

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    - Watching DVDs and streaming HD video is delightful.


  • - The 15.6 inch widescreen has a native resolution of 1366 x 768, which is better than most laptops.
    - This unit comes with a 250GB hard drive and 3 GB of RAM..

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    - And the super cool thing is, its Multi-Gesture Touchpad enables you to pinch, flick and swirl your fingers across the touchpad for more natural photo and video viewing as well as intuitive navigation of websites.

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    - Finally, the highlight that this is a good buy, it is equipped with an HDMI port.