Summary: It's neither fast nor fancy, but for users who want a laptop for basic productivity work, the inexpensive HP Compaq nx6110 is a good fit.
Pros: Inexpensive; long battery life; good keyboard, touch pad, and mouse buttons; well-labeled ports and slots; better-than-average speakers; lifetime toll-free phone support and real-time chat support.
Cons: Lacks multimedia controls; low screen resolution results in blurry text; merely average performance.
HP Compaq nx6110 Intel Celeron M 360 1.4GHz Notebook PC
24 May 2005
Excerpt: The HP Compaq nx6110 Notebook offers a good combination of mobility and power. And at it’s price point it is a bargain for those looking for a laptop computer that can also double as a decent desktop unit.
Excerpt: The HP Compaq nx6110 laptop is powered by 1.4 GHz Intel Celeron M Processor 360J with 1MB L2 cache at 400MHz FSB and it features Mobile Intel 915GM Express Chipset Mainboard, 512 MB DDR2 SDRAM, 40-GB SATA hard drive and DVD-CD-RW Combo Optical drive.
Summary: You might wonder why we'd give a Gold award to a notebook with a 1.4GHz Celeron M 360 processor, just 256MB of DDR RAM and no DVD writer. Well, the reason is the price tag - just £469. Including VAT.