How satisfied are you with this reply? This particular model is probably geared towards individuals who want more processing ability than mobility, because it does feel like a full 8 lbs. Can anyone tell me how to get appropriate drivers for the Compaq R? Though once all the discounts are calculated in, this is a whole lot of notebook for a very reasonable price and is affordable for most people who are shopping notebooks with a modest budget. Underside view with battery removed larger image.

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Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. The design of this notebook is excellent in my aesthetic opinion. Find the link below to check for the updates. t4000

Compaq Presario R review – Engadget

Startup time from the power button r000 to Windows logon screen is almost exactly 40 seconds and shutdown time from button click to completely off is right at 15 seconds, so frustrating wait times are of compqa concern.

You need a newer computer that runs windows 7 or 8 to try the preview. Input and Output Ports: You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number.

How satisfied are you with this reply? For the third May in a row, it’s issuing These drivers allow you to complete the Windows installation and connect to the Internet.


I’ve seen Vista drivers work for 7, 8, and 8. The screens are generally flawless in regards to dead pixels and if you order a custom model, chances are relatively good that they will ship you a product that has passed this type of inspection.

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Although, keep in mind that the price quoted in this review is with the Academic Discount and the rebate they offered, so it is a good idea to try and find out what their current offers are vidoe before you buy. How satisfied are you with this response? That compwq computer is really old. For games you might want to hook it up to an actual receiver and change the sound output to one of the many surround sound supported modes to enhance your experience.

Video Drivers for Compaq R Notebook PC – Microsoft Community

Overview Specs Write a Review. I doubt you can run the preview at all. Just a few questions to get a clear picture of this issue: Underside cpmpaq with battery removed larger image.

Thanks for marking this as the answer. Front-Side View larger image. Did this solve your problem? This site in other languages x. HP wants to make sure you don’t get burned, literally. Though you can save a couple bucks and just go with the 54g TM After being essentially attached to this expensive little toy for the past few weeks, I have to say that I am really impressed by how far notebooks have come these days.


The AMD Powernow Technology definitely does help in this area as will decrease the clock speed according to battery charge level, helping you get the most out of whatever power you have left, but it does suck the juice down pretty quick. The stock components that came with this notebook were nice, but they were a little short of the standards I had in mind for heavy duty processing, so I upgraded just about all of the hardware to the maximum configuration available and ended up with this little monster:.

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So far, the worst thing about this notebook vidfo the excruciating build time endured while waiting for it to arrive. You’ll have to try the XP or Vista drivers for that.

Try to scan your system for out-of-date and missing drivers and software. Drivers for basic functions like storage, networking, input, and display come with Windows. We haven’t heard any tales of exploding compaa in quite some time, and we’re sure that’s in large