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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The HP Envy 15-j050st is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the Envy 15-j050st is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution amongst all many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Envy 15-j050st.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of laptop.
Fairly Big Internal Memory
The internal memory of many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Envy 15-j050st range from 2GB to 32GB. With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Envy 15-j050st has one of the bigger internal memory amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The Envy 15-j050st has one of the bigger total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. Across all the laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Envy 15-j050st the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 2TB.
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Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Envy 15-j050st has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Envy 15-j050st also have a full-size keyboard.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Envy 15-j050st supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Envy 15-j050st.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC.
Has a Front Camera
The Envy 15-j050st has a front camera. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago also have a front camera.
The lightest notebook PC of this spec and age is 430g heavy and the heaviest is 4.8kg. With a weight of only 2.2 kilograms, the Envy 15-j050st is quite light compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the Envy 15-j050st.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on notebook PCs of this age and type.
Four Built-In Speakers
The Envy 15-j050st is a four built-in speaker portable PC. Most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the Envy 15-j050st only have between one and three built-in speakers.
Four USB 3.0 Ports
Most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Envy 15-j050st have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the HP Envy 15-j050st which has four USB 3.0 ports.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Envy 15-j050st does not have a touch sensitive screen, although keep in mind that most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out more than two years ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only Beats Audio Audio System
This notebook PC audio system, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
This HP portable PC has been on the market for over three years.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 2.4 gigahertz, the Envy 15-j050st has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Envy 15-j050st.
Average Screen Size
The Envy 15-j050st has a fairly average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Envy 15-j050st.
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HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec. 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.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Processor Cache Type
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
2 x 8
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1920 x 1080
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Number of Built-In Speakers
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Operating System Installed
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