Advent 8315 reviews and prices: 15.4" Laptop computer

64 customer reviews
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+ This laptop has no outstanding positive points. - It scores poorly on battery life.

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8.5 out of 10 based on 64 reviews.
Advent 8315 with Intel Core 2 Duo T5300 1.73 GHz Dual Core Processor, and 120GB Storage on Windows Vista Home Premium. DVD writer, 2 hours of battery See full product description

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Confirmed purchaser

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
ideal for home or office. suits me fine.
Bad points:
only 3 usb sockets and as I need mouse, internet, printer and memory stick (sometimes) printer has to move in and out. Nuisance.
Overall rating 10.0
Design 8.0
Size and weight 10.0
Performance 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 30 Mar 2008

Dan, Newton Abbot Good looking student

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
I've had no problems with the laptop at all, its reliable, fast, and performs all functions i need it to. Very good value for money.
Bad points:
It does heat up considerably, but as yet has not overheated
Overall rating 8.0
Battery life 6.0
Design 5.0
Size and weight 5.0
Performance 8.0
Value for money 10.0
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3 of 3 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 25 Mar 2008

Richard, Shropshire

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Size, weight, looks, performance, good clear screen.
Bad points:
Tracking mouse hard to use....proper mouse recommended. Vista was not activated when received and refused to activate and I had to enter the serial number on the base to get it activated.
Overall rating 9.0
Battery life 9.0
Design 8.0
Size and weight 9.0
Performance 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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2 of 2 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 22 Jul 2008

Steele, Gateshead an internet novice

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
good screen, nice keys and very easy to work for a novice
Bad points:
The screen does not go far enough back.
i find it sometimes difficult to access the internet
Overall rating 9.0
Battery life 8.0
Design 7.0
Size and weight 7.0
Performance 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 22 Apr 2008

Adam, Cardiff male mid twenties UK

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Very very low price. Laptop is comparable with other much more expensive makes, i.e. same spec and weight / size. Battery life is performing better than advertised. Can't fault it.
Bad points:
Keyboard is slightly flimsy.
Overall rating 8.0
Battery life 8.0
Design 8.0
Size and weight 7.0
Performance 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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2 of 2 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 11 Mar 2008

moseen, blackburn

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
speed of processor
Bad points:
noisy hard disk
Overall rating 8.0
Battery life 7.0
Design 8.0
Size and weight 8.0
Performance 8.0
Value for money 7.0
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2 of 2 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 03 May 2008

christine, petersfield none

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
everything
Bad points:
did not get windows operating cd with my computer and l dont have warranty
Overall rating 8.0
Battery life 7.0
Design 8.0
Size and weight 8.0
Performance 7.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Apr 2008

Product Features

Screen size (Inches) 15.4
Screen Resolution (pixels) 1280 x 720 (WXGA)
Operating system Windows Vista Home Premium
Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 120
Number of cores Dual
Processor brand Intel
Processor series Core 2 Duo
Processor number T5300
Processor speed (Gigahertz) 1.73
Number of USB ports 3
Connections Wireless
Connections Firewire
Built-in disc drive DVD writer
Battery life (Hours) 2
Weight (kg) 2.7
Graphics card brand Intel
Graphics card model number Media ACC 950
Type of hard drive Hard Disk Drive
Remote control No
Aspect ratio 16:9
Width in cm 35.8
Depth in cm 25.8
Release date 2007-09-05

Also known as: ADVENT 8315

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