Gateway NV51B05u Review: Sub $500 Notebook That Impresses w/ AMD Fusion
8 April 2011
Excerpt: The Gateway NV51B05u is a 15.6″ notebook that uses the new AMD Fusion E-350 processor normally found in smaller 11.6″ ultraportable notebooks. Sticking a processor normally found in a netbook in a larger notebook would normally be a horrible idea, but the new AMD Fusion processor has more than...
Pros: Great Performance (for the price), Nice Keyboard, Good Build Quality, Overall Value
Excerpt: If a big screen, a roomy keyboard, and a low price are more important to you than sexy looks and sizzling performance, the NV51B05u is for you. Just know it cuts a few corners to hit the $469 mark.
Pros: Extremely low price, Bright, vibrant screen, Some 3D-graphics abilities, Very good keyboard with number pad, Above average battery life
Cons: Below-average productivity, multimedia performance, Weak audio, Subpar Webcam, Small touch pad
Gateway NV51B05u First impressions and Hands On with AMD Fusion (Video)
2 March 2011
Excerpt: The Gateway NV51B05u is a new budget notebook from Gateway, powered by the new AMD Fusion E-350 APU. The NV51B05u may fall into the budget category, coming in around $470, but our initial tests found a notebook that is sturdy and more than capable enough to meet the needs of your average home or...