Computer Analysis Lab 2 Essay

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Janel Paffie
TB143
Unit 2
1. Computer Analysis

Hard Drive Capacity
RAM
Processor Speed
Special Features
Price
HP Pavilion Desktop AMD A8 Series
2000GB
8GB
2.0Ghz
Built-in Wireless network
$499.99
Dell Inspiron Desktop-Intel Core i3
1000GB
8GB
3.6Ghz
Built-in Wireless network; Bluetooth; HDMI output
$479.99
HP-15.6” Touch-Screen Laptop
Intel Core i3
750GB
6GB
1.9Ghz
Touchscreen; HDMI output
$399.99
Toshiba-Satellite 15.6” Laptop
Intel Celeron
500GB
4GB
2.58Ghz
Bluetooth; HDMI output
$229.99

2. Profession and Computers

Movie Maker: This profession requires a computer capable of handling a memory-busting workload. Fast, sufficient memory, and the latest graphics and audio cards are necessary to support the real-time media work. In order to run software needed at a reasonable level, make sure to have a large enough hard drive (over 160GB), plenty of RAM (more than 4GB), and a quality sound card.

Professional Gamer: Desktops are the best bet for gaming. Fast processors and video cards consume tons of power and produce tons of heat, which is handled better by a desktop. A quad-core processor is recommended due to the rise of modern games making use of additional cores. For smooth graphics and a more immersive experience you will want a fast video card. The processor and video card are of equal importance.
Majority of games will run on 4GB of RAM, but 8GB is recommended. To help with load times, a solid-state drive with over 200GB of storage is advised.

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