The HCL Me Icon AE1V2877-X laptop has dedicated GPU, ideal for gaming and multimedia needs. It also has great battery backup, you can hang on with apps for long hours. However, overall the price falls on the higher side as there are lot of better laptops with more features present at this price tag.
Display and Configuration
The HCL Me Icon AE1V2877-X laptop flaunts a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The system is driven by a 2.3GHz Intel core i5-2410M processor seated upon Intel HM65 Express chipset. It is aided by 4GB of DDR3 RAM which is expandable upto 8GB. A 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M graphics card results sharp visualisation while playing games and watching movies/videos. The laptop runs on Windows 7 Home Basic operating system floating upon 64-bit architecture.
Camera and Battery
A 1.3MP webcam is armed in the HCL Me Icon AE1V2877-X above the display screen. It captures nice quality videos and supports 720p HD resolution recording. Acting as an energy booster, is a 6 cell li-ion battery which claims to render a backup for around 5 hours.
Storage and Connectivity
For storage needs, there is a 750GB SATA hard disk present where one can save a large number of different files. On the connectivity front, the laptop offers options such as a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v3.0, two USB 2.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.
Input Devices and Sound
Input devices namely a touchpad with multi touch gesture support, a standard Notebook Keyboard and a DVD Writer perform well and is quick to respond. The sound quality output from the stereo speakers is pleasant to the ears.