Compaq Armada 3500 Reviews
Product Type: Compaq laptops
Description:Model ID 310200-001 / Compaq Armada 3500 - PII 266 MHz - RAM 32 MB - HDD 4.1 GB - Win95 - 12.1" TFT 800 x 600 ( SVGA ) / The all-new Compaq Armada 3500 Series is designed especially for the highly mobile user. The thin and light Armada 3500 Series is the ideal solution for users ... more
Compaq Armada 3500 ... who need a high power lightweight solution. Compaq's Armada 3500 won't slow you down for a second. Weighing in at just over four and a half pounds, this is the Armada to have with you for total convenience in mobile computing. Plenty of processing power comes packed in that small form, and the notebook can be easily accessorized with full multimedia features as well.
The heart of this notebook is Intel's Pentium II processor. This CPU will make your business and multimedia applications absolutely fly. The processor has hardcoded MMX instructions for multimedia acceleration, and L2 cache memory which further enhances its performance. For the most memory-intensive uses, the notebook offers plenty of upgradable RAM. Additional software includes Compaq Intelligent Manageability, Security, Compaq Diagnostics, Compaq Power Management, Online Safety and Comfort Guide, Online Reference Guide, and Carbon Copy. To maximize the portability of this notebook, the multimedia drive has been left out of its base design. The Armada 3500 Mobile Expansion Unit (purchased separately) provides added flexibility, with an integrated CD-ROM drive or DVD drive, and a MultiBay that supports the floppy drive or an optional second hard drive, LS-120 drive, or Zip drive.
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