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Based on 2,224 expert and owner reviews, HP has good ratings for its laptops. HP also has good ratings specifically within its medium processor core laptops range compared to other manufacturers.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the HP Pavilion 17-e021nr has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Pavilion 17-e021nr is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 380MHz.
Very Big Screen Size
The screen sizes of portable PCs of this age and type range from 10" to 18", and the average screen size is 15". When compared to other notebook PCs of this spec and age that we have checked, the screen size of the HP Pavilion 17-e021nr of 17.3 inches is one of the biggest.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The HP Pavilion 17-e021nr 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 similar type and age to it.
This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all laptops of this spec and age.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of portable PC.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Pavilion 17-e021nr has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the Pavilion 17-e021nr.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
The smallest total storage capacity of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Pavilion 17-e021nr is 1GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 500GB. At 750 gigabytes, the Pavilion 17-e021nr has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
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Has a Front Camera
The Pavilion 17-e021nr has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.
AC Cable Included
This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The HP Pavilion 17-e021nr has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as it. Most comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. The best Wi-Fi standard of all comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Pavilion 17-e021nr is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
Six Battery Cells
The Pavilion 17-e021nr is a six battery cell count portable PC.
Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity
At 750 gigabytes, the HP Pavilion 17-e021nr has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Pavilion 17-e021nr. The smallest hard drive capacity of laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Pavilion 17-e021nr is 120GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 570GB.
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Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
Most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Pavilion 17-e021nr have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), including the Pavilion 17-e021nr which has one PCI Express lane (max).
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the Pavilion 17-e021nr is 660MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,000 megahertz, the Pavilion 17-e021nr has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on notebook PCs that were released 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.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Pavilion 17-e021nr, the Pavilion 17-e021nr does not have a touch sensitive screen.
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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory
The Pavilion 17-e021nr has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. Across all the medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 17-e021nr the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
Most comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Pavilion 17-e021nr have between one and four USB 2.0 ports, including the HP Pavilion 17-e021nr which has one USB 2.0 port.
Laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Pavilion 17-e021nr have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg. When compared to other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Pavilion 17-e021nr that we have checked the weight of, the Pavilion 17-e021nr's weight of 2.9 kilograms is one of the heaviest.
Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the heights range from 1.8mm to 300mm, and the average height is 28mm. With a height of 32.8 millimeters, the Pavilion 17-e021nr is one of the thicker medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Pavilion 17-e021nr amongst laptops of this age.
When compared to other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Pavilion 17-e021nr that we have checked, the Pavilion 17-e021nr's width of 420 millimeters is one of the widest. Portable PCs of this type and age have widths of between 28mm and 430mm, and the average width is 360mm.
4 Other reasons to consider the HP Pavilion 17-e021nr
Released Over Three Years Ago
HP released the Pavilion 17-e021nr over three years ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.4 gigahertz, the Pavilion 17-e021nr has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.
Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The Pavilion 17-e021nr has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. Most medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
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Average Internal Memory
The HP Pavilion 17-e021nr has a pretty typical internal memory (6 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 2, 1 x 4, 1 x 2 + 1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DVD Super Multi, DVD Super Multi DL
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
0 - 4570
0 - 3050
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity Range
20 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-15 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video