9.3.2.5 Lab – Research Laptop Screens Answers

9.3.2.5 Lab – Research Laptop Screens Answers

Lab – Research Laptop Screens (Answers Version)

In this activity, you will use the Internet, newspaper, or a local store to gather information and then record the specifications for a laptop display onto this worksheet.

Answers Note: You may choose another laptop screen to research. The answers below are specific to the Lenovo T440p.

  1. Research and list the specifications for a replacement laptop screen. Please ask your Answers for the laptop model to research.

    Screen Specifications

    Display Screen

    Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
    Size 14.0 inch
    Resolution WXGA 1366 x 768 or WXGA++ 1600 x 900
    Backlight Type LED
  2. When replacing a laptop screen, the replacement screen must match many, if not all specifications of the original screen. Research and list which specifications must match the original display screen.
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    These specifications must match the original display screen: size, resolution, and backlight.
  3. Shop around, and in the table below list the features and cost of two replacement screens for a laptop.
    Screen Specifications Replacement #1 Replacement #2
    Type LCD LCD
    Size 14.0” 14.0”
    Resolution WXGA (1366 x 768) WXGA++ (1400 x 1050)
    Backlight Type LED LED
    Approximate cost $54 $64
    Warranty 3 year 3 year
  4. Based on your research, which replacement screen would you select? Be prepared to discuss your decisions regarding the screen you select.
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    Student may choose a specific resolution, but must be prepared to explain his/her decision.