November 28, 2011

Lenovo 1068AFU Laptop with Pentium B950 Processor

The Lenovo 1068AFU comes with 15.6-inch LED-backlit high-definition widescreen display with 1366 x 768 resolution. This Lenovo 1068AFU sports Intel Pentium dual-core processor B950 that runs at a clock speed of 2.1GHz with 1333MHz system bus and 2MB L3 cache. The Pentium dual-core processor B950 has an integrated graphics controller which is enough to display HD content, but it doesn't consist of 3D acceleration and advanced video features which is reserved for more expensive Core iSeries microprocessors.

The Lenovo 1068AFU comes equipped also with 4GB DDR3 memory, 500GB Serial ATA hard drive at 5400 rpm – typically found on entry level laptop, built-in fingerprint reader, and multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive.
Lenovo 1068AFU
This Lenovo 1068AFU budget notebook PC is also comes with built-in 0.3MP webcam; 6-in-1 media card reader that supports Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, MultiMediaCard, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO and xD-Picture Card formats; 4 high-speed USB 2.0 ports – much better if it has the latest USB3.0 support; built-in high-speed wireless LAN with support on 802.11b/g/n technologies; a Gigabit Ethernet LAN and 6-cell lithium-ion battery for up to 4 hours of power to give you more time away from the main power source.

The Lenovo 1068AFU laptop just weighs up 5.2 lbs. and measures just 1.3" thin. It is also comes with Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system. This is available at about $320.

Below is the PassMark Rating of Pentium B950 compared to other processors. The higher the PassMark Rating the better the performance.

In terms of CPU power the Pentium B950 is more powerful compared to AMD E-350 and E-450 APU but slightly outpowered by AMD A4-3300M APU. But on the graphics side, the AMD APUs are much powerful compared to Pentium B950.