There are many affordable laptop that could be perfect for a gift and back to school. But, if you are looking for a new laptop that shipped with plenty of storage space but released with a really affordable price, we think you should consider to take a look at HP 15-g020dx review and specifications. Yeah, the sub-$350 HP laptop is may not the most affordable laptop, but with a 1TB of SATA disk drive and AMD A6-5200 quad core processor as the heart, the 15-g020dx K7W82UA 15.6 inch notebook with just 1 inch thick is still a great laptop and provides more value than the competitor on its price suggest.
HP 15-g020dx is may an affordable laptop and made from a plastic material for casing, but with the black licorice color for entires casing that combined with HP Finished design make this model looks more sturdy and more robust than they really are. On the lid cover, the small HP logo make it looks more expensive than its price suggest. Like the predecessor, this machine also shipped with a 3-cell Lithium Polymer battery that claims will give more than five hours of battery usage between charges.
Like other HP 15 laptop on its class, the 15-g020dx 15.6 inch laptop also perfect for travel companions. The HP 4.8 lbs laptop which has dimension in 10.2 14.9 x 1 inch is easy to slip into carry bag and fell lights to hold in one hand. The non-backlit keyboard with island style design is not designed for typing in a room with light off, but still accurate and comfortable for working with large document and spreadsheet in a room with bright light condition. Above the laptop’s screen, the front facing web camera is not comes with a high resolution camera, but with internal digital microphone you still easily makes video conference with co-workers or family when you on the go.
The AMD A6-5200 quad core processor that features a 2MB L2 Cache can produces more than enough power that you will need for day to day office and entertainment tasks. The processor that clocked around at 2.0GHz and 4GB of DDR3L SDRAM promises smooth and seamless performance when you running two or more applications at the same time. Yeah, this is not a mainstream machine, but with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 as the operating system, HP 15-g020dx laptop still delivers reliable performance for running some demanding modern productivity and multimedia applications without any delays.
The latest HP 15 laptop series boasts a 15.6 inch High Definition display with HP BrightView technology supports. Yeah, like the predecessor, the HP WLED-Backlit display that only can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels is not supported for playing 1080P HD video content, but still provides fairly bright, crisp and natural color for watching video and streaming new movies in 720p resolution. Speaking about audio, the internal dual stereo speakers that optimized with Intel High Definition audio technology is not promises stunning audio experience, but still produce fairly crisp and loud audio in small room.
HP 15-g020dx laptop comes with a 1TB of SATA disk drive as internal storage, so you can store more multimedia and office files on the internal disk drive than its competitors with ease. There is a Super Multi DVD burner that placed on the right laptop’s side, so you can load more apps and video from CDs and DVDs cassettes, along with burn your files for backup. There are also full range of I/O ports and connectivity features, such as USB 2.0 port, audio combo jack, HDMI port, dual USB 3.0 port, Ethernet LAN with RJ 45 as connector, media card reader slot and WiFi 802.11b/g/n for wireless internet connection.
So, what do you think? Yeah, the 15-g020dx laptop that shipped with AMD A6-5200 processor is may not a powerful machine. But, with a 1TB of internal storage and sleek 1 inch design, HP 15-g020dx 15.6 inch laptop that priced only around at $329 is still one of the best deal on those price and provides a big performance for the price. If you are on the market for touch screen laptop, we suggest you to check HP TouchSmart 15-g014dx 15.6 inch laptop that shipped with AMD A8-6410 quad core processor and priced only around at $399.