In the era of software downloads web applications and brooking content, an ultra portable notebook prepared with a DVD drive suffers almost charming. But that’s faithfully what builds Gateway’s EC14D07u stand out from other 11.6-inch laptops; it manages to cram an optical drive into its right side while still weighing a fairly light 3.6 pounds. For some, this characteristic will approach in helpful particularly those who have a big DVD collection or a Netflix account. The EC14D07u also attributes a peppy dual-core Pentium processor and virtually 8 hours of battery life. But should you pay this much when opposing sans-optical-drive 11-inchers cost significantly less?
RAM/Expandable to: 4GB/4GB
Hard Drive Size/Speed: 320GB/5,400 rpm
Operating system: Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
CPU: 1.3-GHz Intel Pentium SU4100
Display Size/Resolution: 11.6 inches/1366 x 768