We believe you already know if the Hewlett-Packard Development Company is one of the best laptop maker in the world. There are many laptop from various series has been released on the market but if you are on the market for a 15.6 inch Intel Haswell laptop, we think you should take a look at the latest laptop in HP Pavilion 15 lineup, named HP Pavilion 15-n290nr F5W50UA. Yeah, like other Pavilion series, the Pavilion 15-n290nr laptop is not designed for play most demanding 3D games, but light video editing and common modern 3D games, this machine still can handle every tasks with ease.
HP Pavilion 15-n290nr F5W50UA is a budget orientated laptop that designed for medium to high end users that need a reliable machine for hard work and play but did not want to breaking the bank. The 4th generation of Intel Core i5-4200U dual core processor that offers a base clock rates at 1.6GHZ isn’t the most powerful processor on this clas, but with Hyper-Threading and Turbo 2.0 Boost technology (support up to 2.6GHZ), the HP laptop’s still promises more than enough power to handle most demanding office and modern Business applications.
Under the hood, the 6GB of DDR3L SDRAM that paired with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows Home Premium for operating system provides very smooth and seamless mobile computing performance, even for multi thread applications. As a middle class laptop, the Pavilion 15-n290nr laptop also equipped with larger memory space than its predecessor. There is a 750GB of Serial ATA hard disk drive promises up to 5400 rotate per minutes for read/write speed.
Of course HP Pavilion 15-n290nr is a budget 15.6 inch laptop and definitely isn’t a gaming laptop, but with the Intel HD graphics 4400 as graphics accelerator still can produces more than enough graphics performance for playing casual 3D games and handle video editing applications in low to middle resolutions. The 15.6 inch High definition display that optimized with HP’s BrightView technology also provides very crisp, bright and natural colors for multimedia tasks and gaming.
According to HP, the LED-backlit display can produces up to 1366 x 768 pixels resolution. Its mean you need to connect the laptop into external HDTV to enjoy 1080p HD video playback. But you did not need to worries, the HDMI port that placed on the side allows users to share their multimedia content into external high resolution display. For face to face video communications, the High Definition TrueVision web camera that paired with internal dual array microphone offers better experience to keep in touch with your partners and family when you on the go.
Like common HP Pavilion laptop on its series, the Pavilion 15-n290nr laptop also comes with premium design and high quality material that makes it look more expensive than they actual price. The Black interior that combined with silver exterior looks more stylish and solid than they really are. Speaking of size, the HP 5.1 lbs laptop’s which has dimension in 10.16 x 15.18 x 0.9 inch is offers slimmer design than the 5.1 lbs X550CA-SI30303T-W from Asus that measures around at 14.9 x 9.8 x 0.97-1.2 inches. Its mean this model can fit perfectly in your bag and perfect for companion at home, office or when you on the vacation.
Around the edges, the Pavilion 15-n290nr F5W50UA laptop also comes with full range of port interface features such as dual USB 3.0 port, 3.5mm audio combo jack, single USB 2.0 port and RH 45 port for Ethernet LAN along with SD card reader slot. Other specifications are security lock slot, SuperMulti DVD burner for load and burn DVD cassettes, dual stereo speakers with DTS Sound+ technology and 4-cell Lithium Ion battery that claimed will gives users more than five hours of battery continued use in single charges.
Yeah, this isn’t a high end multimedia and gaming laptop. It’s also more expensive than Asus X550CA-SI50304V 15.6 inch laptop that comes with Intel Core i5-3337U dual core processor. But for a middle class users who looking a multimedia and office laptop in one stunning packages, the HP Pavilion 15-n290nr laptop that comes with a starting price around at $645 is still a great choice and provides a big value for your money. So, what do think? Are you decide to buy this machine?