Yesterday, a friend of mine bought a new Compaq CQ45 112AU Notebook. With the price, it was such great configuration and I thought “This is great” and here I’m sharing you a few features of this new Notebook.

Features of Compaq Presario CQ45 112AU Notebook

Processor, operating system and memory
Operating system installedFreeDOS
ProcessorAMD Athlon™ X2 Dual-Core Processor for Notebook PCs QL-60
• 1.90 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache, Up to 3600 MT/s system bus running at AC/DC mode 35 watt
Standard memory2048 MB
Memory typeDDR2 800 MHz
Memory layout(1 x 2048 MB)
Maximum memorySupports up to 8GB DDR2 memory
System features
Internal drives250 GB HDD
Hard disk drive speed5400 rpm
Optical drive typeSuperMulti 8X DVD±R/RW with Double Layer Support
Display size14.1″ Diagonal WXGA High-Definition HP BrightView Widescreen Display
Display resolution1280 x 800
Graphic subsystem nameATI Radeon™ HD 3200 Graphics
External I/O ports3 USB 2.0 (3rd shared with eSATA port), 1 HDMI, eSATA Combo, 1 VGA, 1 RJ-11, 1 RJ-45, Expansion Port 3, 1 headphone-out, 1 mic-in, Consumer IR, AC adapter, Integrated Fingerprint reader
Expansion slots1 ExpressCard/54 Slot (also supports ExpressCard/34)
Speakers and microphoneAltec Lansing® speakers
Remote controlHP Mobile Remote Control (Jackson) (Express Card Version)
Network interfaceIntegrated 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet LAN
ModemHigh speed 56K modem
Wireless technologies802.11b/g WLAN
Dimensions / weight / warranty
Dimensions (W x D x H)33.4 cm (L) x 23.7 cm (W) x 3.3 cm (min H) / 4.0 cm (max H)
WeightFrom 2.37 kg
Power supply type65 W AC Power Adapter
Battery type6-cell Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery
Warranty1 year, parts and labour

Well, its quite a great configuration to get at Rs. 38,999/- only. The model looks really cool and attractive with a small screen. It’s light and handy and is really economical. So, if you are looking for a cheap notebook with a great configuration, this will do.

Where to buy Compaq Presario CQ45 112AU Notebook?

Well, you can buy this notebook at Ebay.

Download Vista Drivers for Compaq Presario CQ45 112AU Notebook

Yesterday, I was searching for about an hour in google for vista drivers for Compaq CQ45 112AU Notebook without any valid results. Finally I found the drivers page in HP’s website and I want to share this with you because I know its hard to find it in google. So, Visit the following link to download vista drivers for Compaq CQ45 112AU Notebook.
Compaq cq45 112au Drivers for Vista

Installing Windows XP in Compaq Presario CQ45 112AU Notebook

As many people who have bought this product would have known, you can’t install windows XP in this product with the normal procedure you always do. Some people said that XP can’t be installed but recently, I asked an HP Customer care and it came out that there is a way to install windows xp in these laptops(including other laptops of compaq and hp which wouldn’t normally install xp) with a little bit of extra procedures. Well, the install instructions are described in the pdf file on Installing windows XP or use Alternative method to install XP.