Small laptop for basic computing
Display and Outfit
The HP Mini 110-3106TU (XP525PA) features a 10.1-inch LED backlit display which offers decent viewing experience with a resolution of 1,024 x 600 pixels (WSVGA). It carries an anti glare coating to prevent mirror like reflections and provide clear readability under the sun. It is housed in a 32.1mm thick outfit which has a weight of just 1.3kg and can be carried around easily. It has a full size spill resistant keyboard and gesture supported touchpad.
Processor and OS
Doing the duty on the inside is a 1.8GHz Intel Atom dual core N475 processor from the second generation and based on NM10 Express chipset. It draws support from a mere 1GB DDR3 RAM which can be further expanded up to 2GB via the single DIMM slot. For better management of intensive graphics, there is Intel HD 3150 GPU. The HP Mini 110-3106TU (XP525PA) runs on 32bit Windows 7 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The laptop is armed with a 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt digital microphone for taking care of online video calls. The 160GB Serial-ATA hard disk operates at 5,400rpm and may not provide sufficient space but then, itÂs built for basic applications. The stereo speakers powered by Beats Audio technology provide intensive multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Mini 110-3106TU (XP525PA) keeps the show running for a fair period of time with a 3 cell Li-ion battery. From the connectivity point of view, we have features like Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, three USB 2.0 slots and VGA port.
The HP Mini 110-3106TU (XP525PA), as the name indicates, is a small sized laptop built for accomplishing only basic computing needs. It is easy on the pocket, light in weight and sports an anti glare display. However, it looks a bit outdated in the presence of a pool of attractive tablets.