HP has introduced a new gadget named HP Envy 15 laptop with some advanced features which makes it somehow distinguished from other laptops in its class.This 15 inch laptop is slightly heavier and thick than other laptops in 15 inch class.It has distinct feature of red analog volume button at the right side of the keypad.Below the red button is a small mute button which allows a full control over the volume.The Hp Envy 15 gets warm very fast but with its HP sense technology,its temperature comes down.But if we see it as a whole,it gets warm fast.
This 14.9 x 9.6 x 1.1 inches sized machine has the display screen of 15 inches with native resolution of 1920 x 1080 and has a good battery life of approx. 5 hours.It weighs approx. 5.8 pounds(2.6 kg).
Specifications And Reviews
The HP Envy 15 is boosted with the Intel Core i5-2430M Processor with the speed of 2.4GHz and with the RAM of 6 GB which is expandable to 16 GB and 500 GB SATA hard drive with the speed of 7,200 rpm.It comes installed with the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit) which gets boot up in approx. 45 seconds.
The HP Envy 15 comes with the RAM of 6 GB and is expandable to 16 GB and 500 GB SATA hard drive with 7,200 rpm speed which boots up the sysytem in approx. 45 seconds.
The machine comes installed with the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit).
This gadget comes installed with AMD Radeon HD 7690M Graphics card and Video memory of 1 GB which gives you a pleasing gaming and HD video experience.
Keyboard & touchpad
Its has a black matte backlit keyboard with well spaced keys and keys have their own LED lights.The keys are very smooth to type and give you smooth typing experience.
The machine has a synaptics made 4.3 x 2.6 inch sized touch pad which has a line at the bottom to separate left and right mouse buttons.It gives your fingers a smooth and fine platform for rotating the cursor over the screen and it supports multi touch gestures like two finfer flicking,three finger flicking and four finger flicking.One thing to remember is that the multi touch gestures will not work below the line.
It is packed with 8-cell 72WHr Lithium – lon battery which lasts for approx. 5 hours once fully charged and unplugged.
Other Features & Specifications
- 3 USB ports including one 2.0 USB port and two 3.0 USB ports,Gigibit Ethernet,security lock,HDMI port,Microphone port,Mini display port,Two headphone jacks and 2-1 card reader slot.
- An HD web cam Using Cyberlink Youcam 6.0 software which captures pictures and videos in 1280 x 800p resolution.
- Supports 2 year limited warranty.
- Its size is 14.9 x 9.6 x 1.1 inches and weighs approx. 5.8 pounds(2.6 kg).
- 802.11 a/b/g/n WiFi with Intel Centrino(R) Ultimate-N 6300 AGN WiFi model.
- AMD Radeon HD 7690M graphics card with 1 Gb video memory.
- DVD RW optical drive with 8X optical drive speed.
- Display size is 15.3 inches with the native resolution of 1920 x 1080.
- HP cool sense technology which keeps the machine cool and comfortable to use.
- Backlit keyboard uses advanced sensor technology to predict when to switch on or off the lights.
- Wireless display to connect laptop to the TV.
- HP cool sense technology.
- Inbuilt Adobe software.
- Backlit Keyboard.
- Good battery life.
- Good performance.
- Volume control button.
- Bit expensive.