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HP ENVY 15
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HP ENVY 15 2 Core Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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17 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

On average HP medium processor core laptops have good ratings compared to other brands as do all laptops built by HP.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on medium processor core laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The ENVY 15 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memories (16 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age. The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ENVY 15 range from 1.7GB to 16GB.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The ENVY 15 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ENVY 15 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ENVY 15 is 2.2GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz. With a processor clock speed of 2.4 gigahertz, the ENVY 15 has one of the faster processor clock speeds amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.

Laptops with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth looking at include the Lenovo B590 (2.5GHz).

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the ENVY 15 has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst laptops of this age. The average total storage capacity of comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the ENVY 15 is 530GB, and the total storage capacity range from 16GB to 2TB.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to look at the Lenovo Z51-70 (1TB).

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ENVY 15 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this type and age. Most portable PCs of this spec and age support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this HP laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Notebook PCs of this age and spec processor memory clock speeds range from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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Intel Core I7-5xxx Processor Family

The ENVY 15 has an Intel Core i7-5xxx processor family which is better than most medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as it. Most medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. The worst processor family of all similar spec portable PCs that were released more than a year ago is AMD E and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The ENVY 15 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the ENVY 15.

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Has a Front Camera

The ENVY 15 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ENVY 15 also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity

Across all the notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ENVY 15 the hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacities range from 8GB to 1TB, and the average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity is 630GB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the HP ENVY 15 has a quite big hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the ENVY 15.

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Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the ENVY 15 is 2MB and the biggest is 4.1GB. The ENVY 15 has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory (4,096 megabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the ENVY 15.

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Fairly Big Cache Memory

With a cache memory of 4 megabytes, the ENVY 15 has a quite big cache memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec. The smallest cache memory of similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ENVY 15 is 1MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average cache memory is 3.1MB.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

Across all the portable PCs that are a similar age to the ENVY 15 the processor caches range from 1MB to 6MB. The ENVY 15 has a fairly big processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the ENVY 15.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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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 laptops of this type and age.

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6 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age. 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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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The ENVY 15 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ENVY 15 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Thick

Portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ENVY 15 have heights of between 11mm and 74mm, and the average height is 24mm. The ENVY 15 is quite thick (26.7 millimeters) compared to most of the other laptops that were launched around the same time as the ENVY 15.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP ENVY 15

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this laptop was released.

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the HP ENVY 15 has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ENVY 15.

We compared all the other 8GB internal memory laptops to this notebook PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba Satellite Z30 is also worth considering.

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Average Screen Size

The ENVY 15 has a relatively average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Average Weight

The ENVY 15 has a fairly standard weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ENVY 15.

If you would consider a portable PC with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Lenovo B5400 (2.3kg).

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Specification

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Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
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Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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On-Board Graphics Adapter
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Optical Drive
Disc
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Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
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WiFi Standard
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
ExpressCard Slot
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
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Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel VPro Technology
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Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
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Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
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Battery Capacity
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Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
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Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
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Packaging Data
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Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
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Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Video Compression Format

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Expert Reviews

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 29 April 2015 by Agflak

This is a very capable little machine that I have used as a daily driver for about a month. It can handle photo editing, audio editing, Excel, multiple Chrome tabs, etc. Unfortunately, after only... Read more…

Reviewed 12 December 2015 by KUbbFan
KUbbFan would recommend the HP Envy x360 m6 15

Was hesitant to buy this one but when it went on sale for $549 and can return by Jan 15th if not happy with it, I decided to give it a try. This is now the 4th laptop I have purchased and am... Read more…

Reviewed 21 December 2015 by USUrocks

Initially I really liked this computer. I love the touch screen and the ability to fold the screen all the way back. The display is also great. However, I have been experiencing the same issues... Read more…

Reviewed 9 January 2016 by SadPerson
(Verified Purchase)

I got a great deal, price wise, but it was a sad let down. HP support updates are very slow. The essential ones do not self-download and this causes problems. Every time I wake it up from sleep... Read more…

Reviewed 15 December 2015 by Pbmaloney

Got the same white screen as of yesterday, going to have to take back. I'm pretty ticked off...

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp 15k201, hp 15k201n, hp 15k201na, hp hddl0c91, hp hddl0c91e, hp hddl0c91ea, hp hddl0c91eaa, hp hddl0c91eaab, hp hddl0c91eaabu
Barcodes 00889296071327, 00889296132578, 00889296345817
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