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eMachines eME442 Review-Model eME442-V133

November 6th, 2010 Leave a comment Go to comments

eMachines eME442 or E442 is new laptop launched by eMachines which incorporates recently unveiled AMD single core processor V series V140. eMachines eME442-V133 is available at $279 at Best Buy at the time of writing review. No Doubt at $279 a 15.6” laptop is great deal but we before buying it we must know how much performance the laptop would deliver. Here are the detail specs of eMachines eME442-V133

eMachines eME442 Specs

eMachines eME442 comes with latest AMD V series V140 processor which is a single core processor with 2.3GHz clock speed. The important feature of the processor is it comes with dual channel memory controller which transport data at the speed of 1066MT/s. Thus there is low latency. There is 512KB level 2 cache. To know more about AMD V series V140 processor read our review.

eMachines eME442 comes with 2GB DDR3 main memory  and eME442-V133 has 250GB disk space. Other models of eME442  are available with 160GB/320GB/640GB or larger It is enough storage for storing files, music and video clips. Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit is operating system

The eMachines eME442 laptop comes with ATI Radeon HD 4250 graphics which is able to decode high definition content which shares 256MB memory dedicatedly.

The screen of  eMachines eME442 is of 15.6” and it is high definition, LCD screen with 1366*768 p resolution.

The Audio also supports high definition content.

eMachines eME442  or E442 supports both wireless and wire support. eMachines eME442-V133  doesn’t have Bluetooth. Higher models may have Bluetooth 3.0 as written in their specs sheet.

Other connectivity includes 2 in1 media card reader, 3 USB 2.0 port, HDMI port and DVD write

When comes to weight it weighs little heavy compare to similar size laptop that is 6.4lbs.

It comes with 4 cell lithium ion battery which provides approx 2 hours of battery life ( source user)

Pros of  eMachines eME442

Low priced laptop

Support dual boot as it comes with V140 processor which incorporates virtualization technology.

Cons of eMachines eME442

The machine is heavy

Poor battery life

Only one speaker on left side

Final thought

eMachines eME442 or E442 laptop is decent choice if you consider its price, you have HDMI interface, 3 USB 2.0 port and dual booting supported processor though battery life is not up to the mark.

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  1. September 10th, 2011 at 11:18 | #1

    sir i purchased a e442-429 with a v160 cpu and a 320 gig hd i installed 8gig’s of ram and to date i run’s very well boots very fast and can do just about anything i want to my next upgrade is to get a turion 11 p540 cpu and install in it very good laptop for the 289 dollars i spenton it at wallmart