Three expert review sites all liked this HP computer. Expert Reviews concluded that this desktop computer was good and gave it a "Best Buy" award and the expert at Computershopper.com said that it was fantastic and gave it an "Editor's Choice" award. Additionally, Technogog.com conluded that they would recommend this personal computer and gave it a "Recommended" award.
This desktop computer was given a "Value for Money" award by Tweaktown.com who thought that this HP computer was good value for money.
On average, based on eighteen expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Expert Reviews, PC Mag and PC Advisor.co.uk the average expert rating of this personal computer is 79 out of 100. That puts this HP desktop computer in the bottom 87% of all the similar spec PCs that came out more than a year ago.
Good User Reviews
Owners have rated this personal computer on average 87 out of 100.
A few customers who bought it agreed that it was compact. Apcmag.com wrote “All-in-one compact form factor” in their review of the HP 200 but they scored it 3 stars. Insidehw.com mentioned in their review of this PC five years ago “Compact design” .
One HP 200 owner wrote in their reviews that the product was lightweight. Tomsguide.com mentioned “Very affordable Compact and lightweight Mouse and keyboard included” in their HP 200 review. One HP 200 reviewer who reviewed this PC thought it was a good size. Expert website I4u.com said “The AIO machine is a nice size and has performance that will make it welcome by most computer users” in their HP 200 review.
A number of people agreed that it was good looking. Six years ago expert review site Tweaktown.com wrote “Many people buy this sort of computer to put into a kitchen or living room for the family to use because the AIO style machines are compact” in their review and rated it 5 stars. Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote in their review “Has a beautiful display” and gave the HP 200 a score of 80 out of 100.
Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the HP 200 was a good design.
Good Value for Money
Expert review site Tweaktown.com highlighted in their review that this personal computer was good value for money.
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Good Technical Features
A few people mentioned that this PC had good features. Pcmag.com gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote on expert website PC Mag “It still offers plenty of other features to give it high recommend” in their review of this PC. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com rated the HP 200 70 out of 100 and wrote in their review “HP’s latest all-in-one desktop kicks performance into high gear--but where are all the fashionable features? HP Omni 200 Quad”. Expert review site Techmagnifier.com mentioned “This all-in-one desktop PC guarantees superior performance and snazzy features thus placing it simultaneously in the high-end category of all-in-one PCs in terms of off” in their review.
Acceptable Noise Level
Some HP 200 reviewers who reviewed it considered that it was quiet. Five years ago Computershopper.com mentioned in their review of this PC “Sometimes it's the quiet, humble-looking ones you need to watch out for” and scored it 4 stars. Insidehw.com said “Quick and quiet”.
Easy to Use
One HP 200 owner who reviewed the product said that it had a good interface. Insidehw.com mentioned “Missing advanced interface connections” in their review of this PC.
One person who purchased the product considered that it was easy to use. Expert website Technogog.com said “I have to say myself, it’s actually nice to use, it’s nice to have a small setup that fits most anywhere” in their HP 200 review and gave this PC a rating of 5 stars.
HP Has Good Reviews for Its Computers
HP is one of the superior computer brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and HP also has good ratings for its few processor core computers.
One HP 200 reviewer said in their reviews that this PC was good in terms of connectivity. Tomsguide.com mentioned “Plenty of connectivity options”.
One HP 200 owner said that it was well made. Six years ago expert website Techreviewsource.com gave it a score of 4 stars and wrote “There's also a few multimedia features bundled with solid performance that make this mo”.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many personal computers of this age and type.
Good for Gaming
Some people reckoned that it was good for gaming. Apcmag.com wrote “The HP Omni 200 5380qd boasts fast application and gaming performance at a competitive price” in their review however despite that they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100.
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The HP 200 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port PC. Most of the other PCs that were released around the same time as the 200 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
SSD Storage Medium
The HP 200 has a faster storage speed than most desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to it. This computer has an SSD storage medium, whereas most few processor core computers that were released one year ago have an HDD storage medium. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.
This desktop computer's storage speed (SSD) is actually the best storage speed across all similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for more than a year.
An HDD storage medium is the worst storage speed amongst comparable types of desktop computer.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This desktop computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many comparable spec PCs that were launched around the same time as it.
Four USB 3.0 Ports
The HP 200 is a four USB 3.0 port PC. Most of the other personal computers that were released around the same time as the 200 have between one and five USB 3.0 ports.
DDR3L-SDRAM Internal Memory Type
The HP 200 has a DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than the DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type found on most desktop computers of a similar age and type to it. Across all few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the 200 the best internal memory type is DDR4-SDRAM and the worst is DDR3-SDRAM.
Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the HP 200 is more than most few processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 2x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this HP computer. The memory slots 2x SO-DIMM are also found on this desktop computer.
The HP 200 is fairly shallow (only 145 millimeters) compared to most of the other few processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the 200. The depths of personal computers of this age and type range from 33mm to 1,100mm.
The HP 200 is fairly light (only 660 grams) compared to most of the other personal computers that are a similar age to the 200. The lightest desktop computer of a comparable age and spec to the 200 is 140g heavy and the heaviest is 14kg.
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Quite Small Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Across all the personal computers of a comparable type and age to the 200 the max internal memory supported processors range from 4GB to 64GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the HP 200 has a quite small max internal memory supported processor compared to most of the other personal computers that were launched around the same time as the 200.
Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
At only 200 megahertz, the HP 200 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been available for a comparable time to the 200. Across all the comparable spec personal computers that have been around for a similar time to the 200 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 100MHz to 690MHz.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
At only 1,000 megahertz, the HP 200 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other personal computers of a similar age and spec to the 200. Across all the few processor core computers that were released one year ago the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz.
Only Two SATA III Connectors
The HP 200 is a two SATA III connector computer.
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Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The average total storage capacity of personal computers of this age and spec is 540GB, and the total storage capacity range from 8GB to 3TB. With a total storage capacity of only 32 gigabytes, the HP 200 has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst computers of this age.
Very Small Internal Memory
At only 2 gigabytes, the HP 200 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to the 200. The internal memory of few processor core computers that were released one year ago range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 4.7GB.
Very Slow Processor Clock Speed
Few processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to the 200 have processor clock speeds of between 0.8GHz and 3.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.8GHz. At only 1.4 gigahertz, the HP 200 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that came out around the same time as the 200.
Only Two Processor Threads
Most few processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago have between two and three processor threads, including the HP 200 which has two processor threads.
Quite Small Processor Cache
Few processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to the 200 have processor caches of between 1MB and 4MB. With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the HP 200 has a fairly small processor cache compared to most of the other similar spec personal computers that are a comparable age to the 200.
1 Other reason to consider the HP 200
Released Over a Year Ago
This desktop computer was released over a year ago.
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