The all new HP 15-G010DX is one of the lowly priced full-size laptops available in the market currently. A very good thing about it is that even though it comes with a low price tag, the manufacturers have not compromised on its performance as it comes with impressive specs.
Dimensions and Display
The HP 15-G010DX measures 10.2 x 1 x 14.9 inches and weighs 4.8 pounds. It is not that bulky and you can quite comfortably push it inside your bag and carry it to your office or college. The black licorice color of this notebook truly gives it a sleek and sophisticated appeal. The look of the laptop is such that you will not feel as if you are using a cheap looking device.
The manufacturers have housed a 15.6inch HD display screen. Hence, it supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. Viewing quality of the display screen is quite good under bright sunlight. The viewing angles are also good and colors appear realistic and bright. Whether you watch any movie on this laptop or play any game, you will be happy with the display.
Processor, RAM and Graphics
The HP 15-G010DX gets its force to deliver smooth performance through an AMD A6-series processor. It delivers a clocking speed of 1.8GHz. Along with it, the laptop is also driven with 4GB DDR3 SDRAM. There is no extra DIMM slot to upgrade RAM.
The laptop also houses an AMD Radeon R4 graphics card. It allows smooth playback of high resolution videos. Users of this notebook can also enjoy casual gaming. However, it is not powerful enough to play high-end games. The HP 15-G010DX can also be hooked with an HDTV by using an HDMI cable to enjoy 1080p content.
Storage, Operating Storage and Keyboard
The HP 15-G010DX comes with a 500GB hard drive. The space is sufficient enough for storing up all your documents, videos, pictures and music files. Even though it is slim laptop, HP has also included an optical drive that supports DVD writing and burning.
The notebook is running on 64-bit Windows 8.1 operating system. It is also comes with a host of other applications such as CyberLink Media Suite, CyberLink PowerDVD and MS Office 365 trial edition.
Webcam, Connectivity and Other Features
The HP 15-G010DX comes with an inbuilt HD camera for video conferencing and video chatting. It seamlessly works with applications like Skype. When it comes to connectivity, the laptop offers various options like HDMI slot, LAN, Wi-Fi, digital media card reader, one USB 3.0 port and two USB 2.0 ports. This laptop does not feature Bluetooth connectivity.
The internal speakers of HP 15-G010DX is loud enough to be heard well in a small room. For louder sound output, one can connect big speakers to the laptop through 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo port.
Battery and Price
The HP 15-G010DX comes with a 3-cell Li-Po 2800mAh battery. One a single charge and moderate use, it can run up to four hours. If the manufacturer had included a 6-cell battery, users would not have to worry about charging it more than once a day. With free shipping, Best Buy is selling the HP 15-G010DX for $329.99.
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