The Compaq CQ58-253SA 15.6" Laptop offers big visuals, generous storage and solid processing power for faster, more fun everyday computing.
Wonderful Windows 8
Computing is easier than ever with the all new Windows 8 operating system that drives this Compaq laptop. A colourful new tiled interface works on an app-driven basis and is incredibly easy to navigate and get to grips with.
With live updates, the customisable new Windows Start screen keeps you in the loop with everything that's important to you. It uses a gesture-based interface that makes it simple to navigate through all of your apps and documents.
A cloud connection gives simple to access your documents and apps from any of your devices, so you're always connected. Elsewhere, the Windows Store provides access to hundred of downloadable apps which can even work together for more streamlined computing.
Since Windows 8 can run on low-powered processors, it helps to improve the battery life of your laptop, so you can use your computer all day.
Driven by a 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i3-2328M processor, the CQ58 runs quickly and efficiently, 4 GB of DDR3 RAM ensuring smooth running of multiple applications. You can even choose to upgrade the RAM to 8 GB DDR3 if you need extra power.
A 500 GB hard drive gives you loads of space to store all your important documents, photographs, videos and songs. It's a good-sized drive that keeps things uncluttered running well.
Dynamic display and sounds
Videos, photos and web pages will be rendered in pleasingly sharp definition on the back-lit, 1366 x 768p HD Brightview LED display. At 15.6”, it's certainly big enough to both work and be entertained on.
The Compaq CQ58 Laptop is fitted with a pair of high-quality Altec Lansing speakers, pushing out sublime, rich bass, cutting mid-range and high frequencies that are as clear as a bell. You audio visual content will be so much more enjoyable, from movies to music and more.
Get into the internet
Just the thing for daily computing, this great Compaq potable computer lets have fun with all the Internet has to offer.
Thanks to integrated 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet LAN and 802.11b/g/n WiFi connections, you can explore the Web, catch up on the news, update your status and email. Stay in the digital loop at all times, wirelessly or via a cable connection.
Cool and connected
Insert the digital media card from your camera directly into the Compaq CQ58 laptop and upload photos with the multi-format digital media card reader.
Three USB 2.0 ports are provided so you can transfer data from memory sticks, external hard drives and other compatible devices. VGA, HDMI and a display port are each provided to provide flexible means of connecting to a compatible HDTV or external monitor to enjoy your content on a larger scale.
Listen to music through headphones without disturbing anyone using the 3.5 mm audio jack, and enjoy web chats using the integrated digital microphone and HP TrueVision HD Webcam
At an affordable price, get the features you need without paying for what you don't want. So sit back, and enjoy your Compaq CQ58 knowing you just got a sweet deal!
Compaq CQ58-253SA - Core i3 2328M / 2.2 GHz - Windows 8 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD - DVD SuperMulti - 15.6" HD BrightView wide 1366 x 768 / HD - Intel HD Graphics 3000 - black licorice
Networking 802.11n , 10/100 Ethernet
Weight 2.45 kg
Dimensions (WxDxH) 37.6 cm x 24.7 cm x 3.13 cm
Manufacturer Warranty 1 year warranty
Display 15.6" LED backlight HD BrightView 1366 x 768 / HD
Localisation English / United Kingdom
System Type Notebook
Operating System Windows 8 64-bit
Processor Intel Core i3 (2nd Gen) 2328M / 2.2 GHz / 3 MB Cache
Environmental Standards ENERGY STAR Qualified
Microsoft Office Preloaded Includes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC.
Colour Black licorice
Graphics Intel HD Graphics 3000
Optical Drive DVD SuperMulti
Memory 4 GB DDR3
Storage 500 GB HDD / 5400 rpm
- Screen size - 15.6 in
- Processor - Intel Core i3 2328M - 2.2 GHz
- RAM - 4 GB
- Hard Drive - 500 GB
- Operating System - Windows 8 (64-Bit)
- Optical Drive - DVD Super-Multi
- Warranty - 1 year warranty