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HP 15 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 6GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 6GB Feb 2015
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HP Has Good Laptop Reviews

HP is one of the superior portable PC brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and HP also has good reviews for its medium processor core laptops.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The HP 15 has one of the bigger total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the 15 is 16GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 530GB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP 15 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to it. Most medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs of this age and type the memory clock speeds supported by processor ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

Across all the laptops of a similar age and spec to the 15 the screen sizes range from 10" to 18". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the HP 15 has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP 15 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the 15.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP 15 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the 15 also have a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the HP 15 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the 15. The average hard drive capacity of laptops of this age and spec is 670GB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The HP 15 is a two USB 2.0 port portable PC.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Only Two SATA III Connectors

The HP 15 is a two SATA III connector notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec have between two and three SATA III connectors.

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Only Ten PCI Express Lanes (max)

The HP 15 is a ten PCI Express lane (max) laptop. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

Most similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 15 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the HP 15 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Only Two SATA Connectors

Most medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the 15 have between two and three SATA connectors, including the HP 15 which has two SATA connectors.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the HP 15 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 100MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

At only 1.7 gigahertz, the HP 15 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age. The processor clock speeds of medium processor core laptops that were released one year ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.2GHz.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most portable PCs of a similar age and type to the 15 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The HP 15 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The HP 15 has a quite slow hard drive speed (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. The slowest hard drive speed of comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the 15 is 4,200 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP 15

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The HP 15 has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family found on most notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the HP 15 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Average Weight

The HP 15 has a fairly standard weight (2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago.

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Specification

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Full HD
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Audio
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Camera
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HDMI Port
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Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
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Intel Visual Technology
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Expert Reviews

(170)
5 January 2016

This thin and light 15-inch convertible laptop has a lot to offer with four rocking speakers and a brilliant 4K screen...

27 November 2015

Sometimes computer companies feel like they're taking the mickey, producing devices that are technically yesterday's news, but with a price and slight refresh befitting of today.The thing about...

22 November 2015

There is a lot to like about the HP ZBook 15 G2. It is a solidly constructed, relatively lightweight mobile workstation with very good battery life, and both a decent CPU and NVIDIA's top mobile...

Great battery life, ultrahighresolution screen, rugged construction
Highend processor
Discrete ISVcertified graphics
Numerous ports and a wellmade exterior
Customisable specification
Moderate performance for the price
Bland looks
Heavier and thicker than rivals
Middling screen quality
Irritating ergonomic niggles
20 November 2015

The shiny touchscreen is a pointless ostentation raising price and weight besides sapping power, and network connectivity is limited. Otherwise the HP Omen 15 is a nicely built, stylish and speedy...

23 October 2015

HP has used its "Envy" line across a variety of devices to denote a luxury design and feeling. This seems to be a predominant model amongst laptop makers of late. The idea is that consumers will... Read more…

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User Reviews

(120)
Reviewed 21 November 2015 by TechnologyChallenged
TechnologyChallenged would recommend the HP Omen 15 (Verified Purchase)

It comes with Windows 10 which doesn't get along with Google chrome and Mozilla Firefox so you are forced to use internet edge (formerly explorer). It is easy to set up. The first thing you should... Read more…

Reviewed 28 October 2015 by Skroe
Skroe would recommend the HP Omen 15 (Verified Purchase)

When I first got it, I had to make it to where games identified the Nvidia graphics card instead of the intergrated one, a real pain in the butt if you don't know what you're doing. After that the... Read more…

Reviewed 29 November 2015 by NoviceGamer
NoviceGamer would recommend the HP Omen 15 (Verified Purchase)

This little laptop is started and signed in, within 20 seconds on a slow day. The Omen will run Gta 5 with ease and rarely lags. There are some bugs, that are easy to work around. It could really... Read more…

Reviewed 2 November 2015 by Indienink
Indienink would recommend the HP Omen 15 (Verified Purchase)

This is a perfect laptop for your academic and work needs. This far exceeded my expectations on quality and performance...

Reviewed 31 January 2016 by Mercedes12

We originally saw this computer on black friday sale. It was $250 off and had exactly the specs we were looking for (6th gen processor, 1080p screen, lots of RAM etc) all inside of a great-looking... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 15r049, 15r071, 15r208, 15r224, 15r202, 15r107, 15r046, 15r073, 15r152, 15r202n, 15r107n, 15r046e, 15r073n, 15r152n, 15r049n, 15r071n, 15r208n, 15r224n, 15r152nu, 15r049nf, 15r071nf, 15r208nf, 15r224nf, 15r202nf, 15r107nf, 15r046er, 15r073nf, hp i34005, hp 15r134, hp i34005u
Barcodes 00888793308073, 00888793412619, 00888793417102, 00888793482469, 00888793691595, 00888793832134, 00888793858424, 00889296161400, 00889296197447, 00889296220183, 00889296237747
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