Compaq Corporation has been one of the leaders in
manufacturing computers. This company was originally established Rod Canon along
with his two friends from HP Inc Texas in the year 1982. In the year 2002,
Compaq partnered HP to form a single largest unit in the computer industry. At
present, HP or Hewlett Packard is one the leaders of manufacturing computers in
the world, where as Compaq is known for its high quality computer system
supplier and producer.
During the mid 90’s, Compaq became famous worldwide by
introducing the best type of desktop computer brands. Still today, the entire
market is flooded with some of the best Compaq Presario Desktop Computers and
Laptops. At that time, Compaq laptops are being scaled down for the home and
small business market in favor to the HP laptops. This is most likely a
marketing move to avoid brand confusion and product cannibalism.
Compaq Presario Laptops
Compaq Presario Laptops which are available with average
features and performance. They are quite famous among the people around the
world as they have been undisputed leaders in portable computers and notebooks.
The HP Compaq Presario Laptops series available today are targeted toward the
entry level market with aggressive pricing and decent quality configuration. The
price range of these Compaq Presario Laptops starts from 400 dollars to 700
Compaq Presario CQ50
Most of the Compaq Presario Laptops come with the best
quality features however their specifications include: -
- Compaq Presario QL-60 – AMD Athlon™ X2 dual-core
mobile processor QL-60; 2GB DDR2 memory; DL DVD±RW/CD-RW drive; 15.4"
widescreen; 160GB hard drive.
- Compaq Presario CQ 50 –# AMD Athlon™ X2 dual-core
mobile processor QL-60, 2GB DDR2 memory, 160GB hard drive and high-speed
wireless LAN (802.11b/g), Double-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW drive, 15.4" BrightView
widescreen, NVIDIA GeForce 8200M graphics, HP DVD Play buttons, 5-in-1 media
reader and Windows Vista Home Premium with SP1
- Compaq Presario RM70 – AMD Turion™ X2 mobile processor
RM-70; 3GB DDR2 memory; DL DVD±RW/CD-RW drive; 15.4" widescreen; 200GB hard
drive; Windows Vista Home Premium with SP1
- Compaq Presario C770 – Intel Pentium Dual Core T2390,
160GB hard drive, Built-in wireless 802.11bg, 2GB of DDR2 memory, Burns DVDs
and CDs, Media card reader.
- Compaq Presario A945US – Intel Pentium Dual Core
T2390, 160GB hard drive, Built-in wireless 802.11bg, 2GB of DDR2 memory,
Burns DVDs and CDs, Media card reader
The HP Compaq Presario Laptops have been set up to address
the entry level market while HP covers the rest of the marketplace. The series
available today come with the good reputation, features and configurations. The
accessories that come along with these laptops are of high quality (shared
resources with HP). These are some of the latest laptops which actually meet all
the expectations of the user around the world. Overall, these laptops certainly
stand for quality performance and durability. If you are looking for an
inexpensive computer which quality you can trust, Compaq is on your top list.
Not only that but the value for style, finish, design and money are well worth
it. The only question on our mind is where is the Compaq brand going in the
future? Are they going to stay as an entry level laptop line, or are they going
to be taken out altogether and replaced by HP?