HP has launched the Compaq Presario CQ62z affordable 15.6-inch notebook, starting at $381.
The Compaq Presario CQ62z processor choices include the dual-core AMD V120 at 2.2GHz, AMD Athlon II N330 at 2.3GHz, Turion II P520 at 2.3GHz, or Phenom II N620 at 2.8GHz, and triple-core Phenom II N830 at 2.1GHz. The laptop features the ATI Radeon HD 4250 integrated or Radeon HD545v 512MB dedicated graphics, up to 8GB of DDR3 memory, up to 500GB of hard disk space, and a DVD writer or Blu-ray combo drive.
Its LED-backlit display has a resolution of 1366×768 pixels.
The Compaq Presario CQ62z also includes an optional web camera, microphone, built-in Altec Lansing stereo speakers, 802.11n WiFi, optional Bluetooth, Ethernet LAN, optional modem, three USB ports, and VGA output, as well as an HDMI port and a 5-in-1 media card reader in select configurations.
The 4.85-pound laptop comes with a 6-cell battery and has a matte-black exterior finish.
The CQ62z runs Windows 7 Home Premium OS and can be purchased now via HP’s online store.