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Gateway CX2620

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Gateway CX2620. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the price. The usability also gets good feedback, but reviews are divided on the durability. The size and portability get less positive comments.

screen, usability, price

battery, portability, size

On average, users rate this product 60/100.

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Run-don't walk-away from this PC


I purchased the Gateway CX2620 in June 2006 from BestBuy for $1499 (with a 3 year warranty thank God) intending to use it to teach math when school reopened in September. When I turned it on in August to try it out, the stylus did not function. After ...

Screen was easy to keep clean with a microfiber cloth.

Weak hinge, heavy, no after-market stylus, Gateway customer service is slow.

Jul, 2008

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I was really excited when I got this computer-It looks great, has great graphics and it is very fast. However the speed went away very quickly when I started loading on even a few different programs and applications that I need for school and I had...

Battery life, tablet features

Durability, technical problems

May, 2008

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Got pen will travel


Its a tablet, speed, durability

battery life

Mar, 2007

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Love this tablet! No major problems here either...


The CX2620 was my first laptop purchase, although I have always been an avid fan of technology and computers. Choosing the CX2620 was an easy decision. The CX2620 is one of the first tablet pc's that have become affordably priced. Also, whereas most ...

Relative affordability, processor speed, tablet functionality, and much more.

Battery life (common for tablets), minor calibration/pen issues, weight (not a problem for me)

Mar, 2007

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Love this tablet! No major problems here either...


Relative affordability, processor speed, tablet functionality,and much more.

Battery life (common for tablets), minor calibration/pen issues, weight (not a problem for me)

Mar, 2007

Consumer review (

No problems here...


Display, tablet features, value

Size/weight, Gateway tech support

Nov, 2006

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Looks good

Weight, technical problems

Sep, 2006

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Problems, problems, problems


Looks good

Lack of tablet functionality

Aug, 2006

Product Specifications

Get inspired with the CX2620. It's got the power and mobility of a notebook combined with the flexibility and creativity of a tablet.

Audio Input


Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:14in
Diagonal Size (metric):35.6cm
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Gateway / Gateway CX

Input Device

Type:Digital pen / Digitizer / Keyboard / Touchpad


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem


Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x (CD) / 4x (DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005


Clock Speed:1.73GHz
Processor Number:740
Type:Pentium M


Installed Size:1GB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:100GB
Notebook Type:Tablet PC
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility Radeon X600 SE