HP 15-g004AU Portable Review


hp30-7-14By Jayanta Ghosh

This model comes with 1 GHz, AMD Dual Core E1-2100 processor, 1 MB L2 cache memory and 2GB DDR3L RAM. And you have an option to expand the RAM up to 8 GB. This laptop comes with 500 GB SATA hard disk, at 5600 rpm. Sharing data is not so difficult with this laptop as it comes  with multiple integrated networking options including Bluetooth v4.0+ HS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and 10/100 Base T Ethernet. Other connectivity features include RJ45 LAN, 1 USB v3.0 and 2 USB v2.0 ports, and headphone and microphone-in combo jack. Also the 8X SuperMulti Drive with DL gives you a great option to make quick copies of your important data and also your precious digital content. This HP Pavilion 15.6 comes with Kensington lock slot for theft protection. Using this slot, you can chain your laptop for a theft protection.

Working in this notebook is easy with its full-size textured island style keyboard and touchpad with Windows 8 multi-touch gesture support. The laptop is powered with 4 cell Li-Ion battery, which help this Dual Core notebook  go on for long hours. With 1 GHz, AMD Dual Core A4-1200 APU processor this laptop performs at a lightning speed. You will enjoy the Windows 8.1 64 bit OS experience on this HP Pavilion notebook. The SkyDrive storage can help you store data instantly also sync and share it with other devices. . The card slot supports multi-format readers such as SD, SD-HC and SD-XC. You can share, upload, edit and print your photos in one location with the HP Connected Photo software. For its multimedia feature we can say that the combination of 15.6 inch HD LED-backlit widescreen display and dual speakers with HD audio will make your movie-watching experience a delight. Tether this 15.6 inch notebook to your TV using the HDMI v1.4 port and watch movies on the big screen. With HDCP support, your digital data such as movies, programs and audio is protected against unauthorized interception during digital interface. This laptop comes with 1 year manufacturer warranty and McAfee Internet Security to protects your data from online threats, spam, spyware, identity theft and malware.

Pros : Built, good connectivity options, decent battery life
Cons: Heavy to carry around,
Price: Starting range 31,500/-
15.6” LED Backlit Widescreen
AMD Dual Core E1 APU Processor E1-2100
1 GHz, 1 MB L2 Cache
Windows 8.1 (64 Bit)
Memory:  2 GB PC3-10600 DDR3L-1333 (10667 MB/s), 1 SODIMM Slot (Upgradeable to 8 GB by discard)
Hard Drive:  500 GB Serial ATA
8X SuperMulti Drive with DL
Discrete Class AMD Radeon HD 8210
HP TrueVision HD Webcam – 1280 x 720 by 24 frames
4 Cell Lithium Ion
Dimension (HxWxD) – 1.0 x 14.88 x 10.2 inches
Weight – 2.23 Kgs
Mobility Rating:
Feature: 4, Performance: 4, Value for money: 5 Overall: 4