The Gateway NE56R31u laptop PC comes with HM70 Express chipset and Intel Celeron B830 dual-core processor that features 2MB L3 cache and runs at the clock speed of 1.80GHz without Turbo Boost nor Hyper-Threading technology. The Celeron B830 has a PassMark rating of around 1550; this is more powerful than the new AMD E2-1800 APU with a rating of 812; AMD E1-1200 with a score of 725 but less powerful than Intel Pentium B980 with a score of 2301 and Intel Core i3-3217U with a score of 2178.
This Gateway NE56R31u has an integrated GPU called Intel HD Graphics with 128MB of dedicated graphics memory.
Also, this Gateway NE56R31u offers several connectivity options like 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN; 3 USB 2.0 ports; headphone jack; microphone jack; RJ-45 Ethernet port; VGA port; HDMI with HDCP port. This laptop PC comes equipped with 6-cell lithium-ion battery for up to 4 hours of battery life.
Other features of this Gateway NE56R31u laptop PC includes 4GB DDR3 SDRAM system memory which is expandable to 8GB; 320GB hard drive; 8x SuperMulti DVD Burner; 1.3MP HD webcam with built-in microphone; memory card reader; 15.6 inch Ultrabright LED-backlit Display with 1366 x 768 resolution and more.
This Gateway NE56R31u laptop PC runs with Windows 8 operating syetem. It measures 1.3 in x 15 in x 10 in and weighs around 5.51 pounds. This can be had at the price of $328.