Who is not familiar with Gigabyte? Gigabyte has been known as a manufacturer of computer hardware, such as RAM, motherboard, etc., since a few decades ago. The company also has produced the laptop since last few years. Gigabyte P2532N is its latest multimedia laptop.
Gigabyte P2532N is the latest multimedia laptop that offers impressive specifications. This multimedia laptop is mainly powered by an Intel Core i7-2630QM Quad core GPU and NVIDIA GeForce GT550M. The need for audio is supported by four dual-channel stereo speakers with subwoofer. It offers a quality display with Full HD screen. Gigabyte P2532N is included in middle-class multimedia laptop; the price is quite competitive $ 1,385
Gigabyte P2532N general review
Gigabyte P2532N is built with a classic look. Top cover of this laptop is black as if it is less susceptible to fingerprints. Meanwhile, the edge of the deck lid and the laptop is coated with a glossy silver aluminum, very elegant looking. This laptop size 15.4 x 10.3 x 1.1 to 1.4 inches with a weight of 5.8 pounds. Talk about weight, this laptop may be less suited to carry while traveling. But Gigabyte P2532N is lighter than Dell XPS 15 (6.6 pounds) and Asus G53SW-A1 (9.2 pounds).
This laptop’s keyboard is styled on the island style so as to provide a good distance between the keys. But users need to be careful when typing so that it is not easily touch the touchpad 3.5 x 2.1-inch which is sensitive so that the cursor does not move that disrupts the activity of your typing. Sized 15.6-inch glossy screen is able to provide clear colors are fun, well suited for multimedia purposes. It is completed with 1.3 megapixel camera that is capable to support video chat with Skype smoothly and clearly. Unfortunately, Gigabyte P2532N delivers a little buzzed when used for multimedia work such as online streaming video.
Gigabyte P2532N performance can be said is very good. And incredibly, this laptop only takes a minute to boot Windows 7 Home Premium; this is four seconds faster than the average similar laptop. And also when tested to duplicate the mix of multimedia files 5 GB, this laptop only takes 2 minutes 33 seconds with speed of 33.3 MBps, just like the average similar laptop. One plus, its battery could last up to 4 hours 27 minutes.
Gigabyte P2532N specifications:
- Processor: Intel Core i7-2630QM (2.0GHz-2.9GHz)
- Internal memory: 4 GB DDR3 RAM
- Graphic card: NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M 2 GB
- Display: 15.6 inch full HD 1920×1080 LED backlight
- Harddisk: 500 GB 7.200 rpm HDD
- Webcam: 1.3 megapixel
- Audio: 4 speakers stereo, subwoofer
- Connectivity: 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0+ HS
- Input/output port: eSATA/USB 2.0, USB 3.0, HDMI, VGA, ethernet LAN
- Operation system: Windows 7 Home Premium (32 & 64-bit)
- Weight: 2,6 kgs (5.8 pounds)