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HP 15 2 Core Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Feb 2015
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13 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

We calculated the average ratings for all HP portable PCs and also specifically for HP medium processor core laptops and found that in both cases HP had good ratings compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the 15 the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1.7GB to 16GB. At 16 gigabytes, the HP 15 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 15.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.3GHz. At 2.4 gigahertz, the HP 15 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the 15.

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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 the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. This HP notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the 15 the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Quite Big Screen Size

The HP 15 has one of the bigger screen sizes (15.6 inches) amongst laptops of this age. Across all the medium processor core laptops that were released more than a year ago the screen sizes range from 10" to 18".

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Intel Core I7-5xxx Processor Family

The HP 15 has an Intel Core i7-5xxx processor family which is better than most similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year. Most portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. The worst processor family of all notebook PCs of this age and type is AMD E and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP 15 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the 15 also have a full-size keyboard.

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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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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 laptops of this age and spec.

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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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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The processor caches of similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the 15 range from 1MB to 6MB, and the average processor cache is 3.1MB. At 4 megabytes, the HP 15 has a quite big processor cache compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the 15.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago.

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9 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on portable PCs of this spec and age.

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

The HP 15 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than a year have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on laptops that have been around for more than a year. 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.

If the storage medium of this portable PC is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the DELL Latitude 12 E7250 (SSD).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec, the HP 15 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the HP 15 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The average hard drive capacity of laptops of this spec and age is 670GB, and the hard drive capacity range from 5GB to 2TB. At only 500 gigabytes, the HP 15 has a fairly small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the 15.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The hard drive speeds of medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM. The HP 15 has a fairly slow hard drive speed (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the 15.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP 15

Released Over a Year Ago

This notebook PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the HP 15 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the 15.

Other 8GB internal memory portable PCs currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Asus UX303LA.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP 15 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than a year ago.

If you would prefer a laptop with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon (512GB), or the HP ZBook 15u G2 (512GB).

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.2 kilograms, the HP 15 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 15.

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Specification

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Intel Visual Technology
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Expert Reviews

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27 November 2015

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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

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User Reviews

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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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