Basic games might need more than basic hardware. The PS42 8RC-029ES is a good choice for casual gamers, offering enough CPU power, RAM and storage to get the job done – hardcore gamers may need something a little meatier though.
As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 14 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.
You need to pack a lot into this screen, hence a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for.
Continuously tweaking video clips are fun but requires a quite a bit of computing power. Which is why the memory size of 16 GB, the multi-core processor and the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card all combine to provide a level of performance that matches your needs.
In addition, this laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.
It also comes with the Memory card reader just in case you need an alternative option to move your creative work from once device to another.
Developing your own tunes and mixes is important to you, so we've recommended a laptop that has got an advanced audio system on-board with HD sound capabilities.
The presence of a 4 cores core process will help speed up music format conversions or codec-based compression.
When you need crystal clear audio and plenty of grunt for processing and encoding, the PS42 8RC-029ES can handle everything you throw at it. A selection of ports allow you to connect instruments and devices, while the 1.8 GHz takes care of the actual production work.
The 14 inches screen gives you enough screen-space to wade through columns and rows
Excel, Quicken etc, don't need much power so this option won't up the requirements on processor.
Your 's 16 GB RAM will ensure large sheets and accounts wont undermine performance
You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various dev environments. The PS42 8RC-029ES sports an Intel Core i7-8550U, (a processor with 4 cores) plus a healthy 16 GB of RAM to power your VMs and dev tools.
Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, are relatively undemanding, but the Intel Core i7-8550U processor and 16 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel' on the PS42 8RC-029ES
Surf the web at speed thanks to the PS42 8RC-029ES’s speedy b/g/n/ac WiFi interface.
A sizeable drive allows you to download and manage hundreds of thousands of emails on the PS42 8RC-029ES.
Although less powerful than other laptops, the PS42 8RC-029ES is more than capable of keeping you connected to Facebook, Twitter and all the other social networks you love.
With its 10 hours battery life, the PS42 8RC-029ES offers a good amount of freedom while moving from place to place around the house.
The PS42 8RC-029ES is the perfect size working on the move. With a battery life of 10 hours, this is a machine that slips easily into a bag and goes everywhere with you without worrying too much about the next time you need a charge.
The PS42 8RC-029ES allows you to stay productive even when you need to pop out for a few hours thanks to its portability and 10 hours battery life.
A long journey doesn’t mean wasted time with the PS42 8RC-029ES thanks to its massive 10 hours battery life.
If you’re always on the move around your office, you need a laptop that moves with you. The PS42 8RC-029ES offers 10 hours of battery life so you can swap desks as much as you like between charges.
With a great run time of approximately 10 hours, there isn't a huge need to carry a charger each time your about.
The PS42 8RC-029ES is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 1.19 kg weight is enough to get the job done.
Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The PS42 8RC-029ES works just as well on your lap or a desk.
The lights may be low, but that doesn’t mean you can’t work. The PS42 8RC-029ES’s built-in 1 allows you to type accurately – even in the dark
The PS42 8RC-029ES combines style and power to create a laptop that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this machine will turn heads.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a laptop that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the PS42 8RC-029ES fits the bill.
|Display HD Type||FHD|
|Display Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display Size||14 inches|
|Display Technology Name||TN|
|Processor Architecture||64 Bit|
|Processor Cores||4 cores|
|Processor Family||Intel Core i7|
|Processor Model||Intel Core i7-8550U|
|Processor Speed||1.8 GHz|
|RAM Size||16 GB|
|RAM Speed||2400 MHz|
|SSD Capacity||512 GB|
|Storage Total Capacity||512 GB|
|Graphics Card Model - Dedicated||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050|
|Graphics Card Model - Integrated||Intel UHD Graphics 620|
|Graphics Card Type||Dedicated|
|Network Bluetooth Type||5.0|
|Network Wireless Type||b/g/n/ac|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|Memory Card Reader||1|
|USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports||2|
|USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports||2|
|Operating System Architecture||64 Bit|
|Operating System Name||Microsoft Windows|
|Operating System Version||Windows 10 Home|
|Battery Life||10 hours|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Dimesnsions - Depth||22.2 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Height||1.59 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Width||32.2 cm|