The new Packard Bell EasyNote laptopNS44-HR-050 is a 14-inch model that appears on Intel platform HuronRiver with a Core i3 Sandy Bridge, a good storage space and an Nvidiagraphics card associated with Optimus technology. As well asmultitasking too pushed, he is doing well thanks to its Intel Corei3-2330M Sandy Bridge and 4 GB of RAM.
It has the characteristic to integratetwo graphics solutions used by Nvidia Optimus Technology: Intel GMA3000 HD integrated into Sandy Bridge processor and the GeForce GT520M dedicated card. Optimus focuses on the first operation thatconsumes less energy and leads to greater autonomy. However when aneed for higher graphics performance arises, Optimus requestsautomatically and in real time the Geforce GT 520M to switch back tothe Intel GMA 3000 HD as soon as possible.
These graphs allow both parties to readHD video without problems but the Geforce GT 520M is a bit morepowerful and greedy. It is put to use if a game is launched, forexample. Be careful, do not expect miracles because it is anentry-level GPU. So, we must be content with little resourceintensive games 3D.
The hard drive on the other hand offersgood storage space of 640 GB, while the screen and the connection isof no surprise classic. We thus find a slab 14 inches in 16:9 formatglossy decked out with a treatment room offering a display of 1366 ×768. Side connections, the key is present with HDMI, Wi-Fi, Ethernet,audio ports, VGA as well as three USB 2.0 ports.