The folks over HP are well know for making some great looking laptops. No matter if it’s an entry-level model or a high-end one, they always put a big price on design. The HP Envy m6-w103dx is somewhere between, being a mid-range model, but it sports a very elegant look. Besides this, it comes with enough processing power to be a great choice for anybody who like to consume a lot of media. Considering that it also features a convertible design, it can be an option for those who like to use it in bed.
It’s powered by a 6th gen Intel Core i5 CPU, running at 2.3 GHz, alongside 8 GB of DDR3L SDRAM. The Turbo Boost technology, specific to Intel processors, allows you to increase the clock speed, for a little extra speed, whenever needed.
When it comes to the graphics, the laptop is relying an an Intel HD Graphics 520 chip, with shared video memory, powerful enough to provide everyday image quality for basic tasks, like browsing the Web, light photo editing or even some casual gaming.
Finally, the HP Envy m6-w103dx has a storage capacity of TB, provided by a hard disk drive, enough for your collection of HD movies, music or photos.
It also features two USB 3.0 ports and a 2.0 one, so you can connect accessories or peripherals. The built-in media reader supports MMC cards and it’s great for quickly transferring photos from your camera or smartphone. You can also use them for flash drives, in order to transfer files, since the laptop doesn’t come with a DVD/CD drive.
The connectivity suite consists in a HDMI output, so you can connect the laptop to a bigger display, next-gen Wi-Fi, three times faster than Wireless-N and finally, a Gigabit Ethernet LAN port, so you can plug into wired networks. The Bluetooth 4.0 interface is great for syncing with compatible devices.
Moving on to the display, the HP Envy m6-w103dx is using a 15.6″ LED-backlit panel, with a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, able to boast impressive color and clarity. The IPS technology allows you to enjoy wide viewing angles.
It also has a dual, integrated speaker setup, using the Bang & Olufsen technology, able to provide rich and immersive sound.
Like mentioned above, the laptop features a 360 flip-and-fold design, in order to use it in three more modes: tablet, tent and stand. It has a very elegant natural silver finish and it’s a relatively compact model, measuring 0.94″ in thickness and measuring 5.06 lbs.
Other features worth mentioning are the built-in HP TrueVision HD webcam with dual-array digital microphone, backlit-keyboard and the HP CoolSense technology, automatically adjusting the laptop’s temperature based on use and conditions.
The HP Envy m6-w103dx is available for $869.99, with a pre-installed copy of Microsoft Windows 10 and an included software package, containing titles like CyberLink PowerDirector, PhotoDirector, MediaEspresso, YouCam and a trial of Microsoft Office.