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[Review] HP 15-Af015nr a nice entry level laptop for all budgets

Netbooks have proven to be a very popular and relevant in between category since their launch; all thanks to their portability and low price. One of their trademarks is the size —they’re usually very small, perfect for those who are looking for portability.

In this case we have the review of the HP 15-Af015nr a laptop that would usually qualify as a netbook thanks to its extremely low price, but that offers a much bigger size than usual for this category. Keep reading to find out what this machine is all about.

Pros: 15 inch display, AMD processor, 4GB of RAM (not that common in this price range), full keyboard, extensive connectivity.
Cons: Running on Windows 8 (freely updatable to Windows 10)

HP 15-Af015nr Review of an entry level AMD laptop


Touchscreen and design

The HP 15-Af015nr has an all-black body that we can’t help but like thanks to its discrete look. We said this is a big laptop, but in reality it's only bigger for the price. It’s a medium size, 15.6 inches. Fortunately, thanks to that, it offers a full keyboard with numeric keypad.

The screen itself is a LED HD panel with a 1366x768 resolution. The best part is the anti-reflective finish it has, which will keep reflections at bay so that they don’t bother so much. The size will also be great for long, desktop-like sessions. All without losing the inherent portability of a laptop.

Power and multitasking

HP includes an AMD Dual-Core E1-6015 processor here, hence the name of the laptop (on the Amazon listing at least). This is an entry-level chip with two cores clocked at 1.4 GHz. It’s an adequate CPU for uses like office work, web browsing and multimedia playback; not more than that.

Multitasking capabilities go on par thanks to the 4 GB of DDR3 RAM present (1333 MHz). With this, you’ll be able to handle a couple of tabs open on your browser, as well a programs for work like the mentioned above.

What games can I play?

Gaming is not advised on the HP 15-Af015nr. The integrated Radeon R2 GPU should only be able to handle 2D games and older classics smoothly. Some light games like The Sims 4 might be playable on low settings, though not more than that.

Battery life

The HP 15-Af015nr comes with a 3-cell battery that, thanks to its low power components, should get you a very decent time without having to plug it on. You should expect it to be above the 4 hour mark.

Storage and connectivity

In this review of the HP 15-Af015nr, we found connectivity to be one of the strongest points for the entry level laptop. We have the usual audio combo jack and microSD reader, of course. But there’s also three USB ports (one 3.0, two 2.0) and the best part, a VGA port and an HDMI port for both analog and digital high resolution external displays.

The hard drive included is a mechanical unit with 500GB of storage (5400 RPM). This is a standard for the price, so you can expect to have a very decent option for storing anything from music, to photos and video. Don’t even mention documents go crazy on those.

What’s the verdict?

After reading through the review of the HP 15-Af015nr we are left with a very simple choice. The best thing about this machine is its price, and the size for the price, which has advantages like the full numerical keypad and the expanded connectivity.

If you’re on a budget and want a medium size for work that can also double as a multimedia center thanks to that HDMI and VGA ports, you have a very interesting choice with this one. Also, black is a very nice look.

HP ENVY m6-w103dx Review of a Power player in the convertible space


Convertibles are all over the place and whilst the most popular models still seem to be those who deliver a modest performance, some models still stand out thanks to its high end components coupled with a convenient price. Such is the case of the model we're gonna tackle today as we dive head first onto our review of the HP ENVY m6-w103dx, an affordable high end convertible. Wanna come along for the ride?

Pros; Full HD display, Core i5, 8GB of RAM, 1TB of storage, ethernet port available, convertible.
Cons: no dvd reader, no dedicated graphics chip for heavy duty graphic intensive tasks (gaming).

[Review] HP Pavilion x360 15-bk010nr a Performance beast


Lately it seems as though there are two kinds of consumer laptops; the traditional format and convertibles. The latter models have been taking over the market in part thanks to the novelty factor and in part due to the additional functions that they offer the end user.

Alongside Dell, HP is the other company that's been hard at work in this segment and today we're honored to tackle one of its latest achievements as we review the HP Pavilion 15-bk010nr x360.

Endowed with a Full HD display, a latest generation Core i5 processor, an affordable price and a rather generous battery life, this model has quickly gone up the ranks to become a bestseller within this category. Today we aim to check it out and see what all the fuss is about to help you decide if its worth your money or not.

The pros and cons:

Pros: Core i5 6th generation, 8GB of RAM, 1TB of storage, 8 hour battery life, ethernet port (not usual on convertibles), Full HD display.
Cons: No dedicated graphics chip, storage is a Hard Drive.

HP ENVY 15-as020nr Performance Review of a high end laptop


HP is setting the bar pretty high when it comes to mid range and high end laptops. Recently we reviewed the HP 15-ay018nr which packs a punch thanks to its low cost price coupled with a state of the art Core i7, 256GB SSD and 8GB of RAM. Today we go even further towards exploring the high end of HP's lineup with this review of the HP ENVY 15-as020nr.

The company's latest flagship packs a Core i7, 12GB of the latest generation RAM and a Full HD touchscreen. Now it's time for us to weigh in on this laptop's overall performance and see if it's got what it takes to be a big seller.
The Good: Full HD touchscreen, 6th gen Core i7, 12GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD, almost 11 hours of battery life, conveniently priced.
The Bad: No dedicated GPU, no DVD reader nor ethernet port.

[Review] HP Spectre X360 13-4193dx N5S04UAR

What does the word “premium” constitute? It used to be not long ago, in the realm of PCs, that power was the sole factor on determining a laptop’s “premium” status. Today, that’s no longer the case. We’ve come to such a point where “power” is accessible on almost all levels.


That’s why other features have come to be of greater importance. This is the review of the HP Spectre X360 13-4193dx, a relatively affordably priced machine that takes care of all of these extra features and, ironically, also has all the power you’ll ever need.
Pros: powerful Core i7 processor, QHD display, attractive design, 12 hour battery life.
Cons: screen is not IPS, no dedicated graphics

[Review] HP ENVY 15-w110nr a Convertible on Steroids


We've talked extensively about convertible laptops over the past few weeks. It really seems as though manufacturers are placing a firm bet on this segment and one of the companies that's betting the most on this market is HP with its X360 lineup. Today we're up and ready to do an in depth review of the HP ENVY 15-w110nr, one of the company's latest and most promising ventures into the convertible segment.

With a skylake generation Core i7 CPU, ample SSD storage and an astounding battery life, the HP ENVY 15-w110nr is set to take over the market and though it's not the cheapest model it's certainly one of the best in terms of the price/spec balance.

Pros: Core i7 (Skylake) CPU, 256GB SSD, 8GB of RAM, Full HD IPS touchscreen, up to 8 hours of battery life.
Cons: no dedicated graphics card.

[Review] HP ENVY m7-n101dx Standout performance every step of the way


HP is amping up the temperature when it comes to the laptop market. The company made a splash with its HP 15 ay013nr and now it's looking to do the same on the upper end of the scale by launching the HP ENVY m7-n101dx.

This is one of HP's latest high end laptops and it features a Full HD touchscreen display, a Core i7 processor and 16GB of RAM amongst its list of virtues. Today, as we do everyday, we take a deep look at this model to uncover everything it has to offer in our exclusive review of the HP ENVY m7-n101dx. Ready to tag along?

Pros: 16GB of RAM, Core i7, Dedicated graphics chip, 1TB of storage, Full HD touchscreen display, competitive price.
Cons: Standard battery life, mechanical hard drive instead of SSD.

[Review] HP ENVY 15-U493cl Unrivaled performance on a high end convertible


Convertibles have gained a strong positioning in the market and it's in no small part thanks to HP. The leading PC manufacturer worldwide has launched a slew of convertibles that have set the bar pretty high in terms of the quality we expect from a convertible laptop. Today we're here to talk to you guys about one of HP's most outstanding convertibles as we review the HP ENVY 15-U493cl.

This recently launched laptop is packed with high-end features such as a FHD touchscreen display, 12GB of RAM and a top notch Core i7 CPU. In this teardown review we aim to find out if this laptop is worth your money or if you'd better spend your money elsewhere.

Pros: 6th generation Core i7, 12GB of RAM, FHD 15 inch display, 1TB of storage, Windows 10.
Cons: a little over 6 hours of battery life.

[Review] HP Pavilion 15-BA079DX the Unexpected Hit


Not everyone needs nor wants an Intel powered machine, some people actually prefer the performance delivered by AMD chips. Also, it never hurts that AMD based machines are typically cheaper than their Intel counterparts.

Today we take apart an AMD powered laptop under the name of HP Pavilion 15-BA079DX, a 15 inch mid range laptop that packs quite a punch at a considerably low price point. Let's get to know everything there is to know about this notebook in our full review of the HP Pavilion 15-BA079DX.

Pros: Touchscreen, 6GB of RAM, Quad Core CPU, 1TB of storage, low price point.
Cons: Not a good fit for gamers.

[Review] HP ENVY 17-s030nr a Strong Performer in all Fronts


Touchscreen laptops are often reserved for the more conservative 15 inch form factor. However, every once in awhile we run into a 17 inch touchscreen laptop and this is one of said times. Specifically, today we're ready to tackle the review of the HP ENVY 17-s030nr.

You might wonder what's so special about this laptop. Well, for starters it's got a Full HD touchscreen display with 12 GB of RAM and a state of the art Intel Core i7 CPU. Sound compelling enough? Well, that's just the tip of the iceberg on this model so without further ado let's get on with our review of one of the best 17 inch laptops in the market.

Pros: 17 inch Full HD display, 12 GB of RAM, Dedicated Nvidia Graphics chip, up to 6 hours of battery life.
Cons: Hybrid storage (1TB Hard drive/8GB Nand) instead of SSD storage.

[Review] HP Pavilion 17-g192dx every Inch counts


While 17 inch laptops aren't the most popular machines, they've still got a very strong following, particularly amongst those who look for a compromise between performance and portability. HP, being one of the world's leading PC manufacturers has a whole slew of 17 inch machines and today we're ready to get to know one of its most promising new models under the name of HP Pavilion 17-g192dx.

This new laptop features 8GB of RAM, a Core i5 processor and a very tight price point amongst many other advantages. Now we'd like to invite you to come on down and get to know this notebook in depth as we review the HP Pavilion 17-G192DX.


HP 14-an010nr Review of an Interesting Cloudbook

HP 14-an010nr

Cloudbooks are taking over the market as the go-to entry level machines and giving Chromebooks a run for their money. These laptops feature a very affordable price tag and a set of specs that make them good at entry level tasks as well as the best "travel laptops" available, bringing you the best of Windows 10 in a small yet compelling form factor.

Today we're determined to get to the bottom of one of HP's latest bets in this segment; the HP 14-an010nr. This cloudbook comes with a polished design, 32GB of eMMC storage, 4GB of RAM and Windows 10 home. Now, without further ado, let's take a look at our review of the HP 14-an010nr.

Pros: Quad core AMD processor, 4GB of RAM, lightweight design, 14 inch HD display, low price, a lot of connectivity options.
Cons: 32 GB of eMMC storage.

[Review] HP 15-ay018nr the Next Step in the laptop evolution

HP has been doing an excellent job at giving people what they want in the laptop market. The company launched the immensely popular HP 15-ay013nr a couple of months ago and today we're here to talk to you guys about a more high-end version of that same laptop under the name HP 15-ay018nr.

This new laptop features a Full HD display, Core i7 processor, SSD storage and quite a bit more at a very convenient price. Overall, we're talking about a laptop with high end specs that's within the mid-range price bracket. Without further ado, let's get to know this model in depth in our review of the HP 15-ay018nr.

Pros: Full HD 15 inch display, 8GB of RAM, 256GB of SSD storage, Core i7 CPU.
Cons: Roughly 5 hours of battery life, only 1 USB 3.0 port.

HP 14-an013nr Review of an outstanding cloudbook



Thanks to the advancements on both hardware and software, we’ve been able to get more interesting products every new year. Tablets have earned their place on our lives, and unique machines that rely more on internet connection than local storage seem more and more compelling every time.

In this review of the HP 14-an013nr we find ourselves with one of such products. This is a very unique laptop that makes some interesting decisions with an incredibly low price. Keep reading to find out why, and if this is what you’ve been looking for.

Pros: amazing Full HD display, lightweight design, extended connectivity, solid battery life, low price point, 4 GB of RAM.Cons: 32 GB of SSD storage (upgradable vía an SD card)

[Review] HP Spectre X2 12-a008nr The convertible you've been waiting for


I'm not a big fan of convertible laptops since more often than not it feels like you're getting the worse of both worlds. However, that all changed when I met the HP Spectre X2 12-a008nr. This is an impressive laptop on its own right and doubles as an even more impressive tablet. Today we're gonna dive head first to know everything there is to know about this impressive cutting edge machine in our full review of the HP Spectre X2 12-a008nr.

Pros: Quality build, High definition display, 128GB of SSD storage, LTE connectivity support, 4 GB of RAM, Bang & Olufsen speaker technology, Core M3 processor, affordable price.
Cons: No dvd drive, no USB 3.0 ports.

[Review] HP ProBook 455 G3 W4E07UT#ABA More than just 16GB of RAM


The medium category of laptops can be a bit tricky. Because of their flexible prices, we can find a great bang for the buck fairly easy, but we can also find models that don’t make the right compromises or have some major flaws. That’s why we have to be especially careful when shopping for these kinds of machines.

Fortunately, with the review of the HP ProBook 455 G3 W4E07UT#ABA we plan on doing just that. Come join us and keep reading to find out if this mid-level computer is the right fit for you.


Pros: 16 GB of RAM, long battery life, backlit keyboard, entry level price.
Cons: No dedicated graphics, no SSD storage (which is standard in this price range)

HP Envy 13-d010nr Review of a High End affordable laptop


Pros: QHD display, Skylake i5 CPU, 128 GB of SSD storage, 8 GB of RAM, entry level pricing (for a high end model)
Cons: integrated graphics chip.

If you love the design of the MacBook Air lineup but don't have the budget to go in that direction or actually need to go down the Windows route to get the job done then HP has the perfect fit for you in the shape of the HP ENVY 13-d010nr.

But HP's new laptop has quite a few upgrades when compared to the MacBook Air lineup. Aside from its more affordable price point, this new model also boosts quite a spectacular QuadHD resolution which is even better than Apple's MacBook Pro lineup. There's also a significant increase in RAM, 8 GB to be precise. If you wanna know more here's our full review of the HP Envy 13-d010nr.

What do customers have to say about this laptop? Read the reviews here!

[Review] HP 15-an097nr The Force is Strong with this one


The Good: Skylake i5 CPU, 8 GB of RAM, Full HD touchscreen with anti-glare, 1 TB of storage, WiFi ac support, low price for a gaming laptop.
The Bad: Not very light at 5.3 pounds, battery life doesn't stand out

Star Wars fandom knows no limits. So much so that the Lucas Films enterprise has even given its "blessing" to a new series of HP gaming laptops that feature attractive artwork inspired in the popular saga as well as a great set of internals to show you the force is alive and kicking. One of the most attractive models launched just a few weeks ago is the HP 15-an097nr.

HP's newest Star Wars inspired laptop features a Full HD touchscreen, 8 GB of RAM and a dedicated Nvidia graphics chip amongst many other interesting specs. Today we'd like to ask Obi Wan Kenobi (and you guys, of course) to join us in our review of the HP 15-an097nr Signature Edition. May the force be with you!

[Review] HP 15-ac151dx the one you Actually Need

Pros: i5 processor, Intel HD 5500 graphics chip, 1TB of storage, great customer service, vey affordable price, DVD tray
Cons: No "breath taking feature".

HP is good at two things; building reliable products and offering an exceptional customer service support. When these two things come together and align themselves with a budget friendly laptop it's clear we've got a winner on our hands. It's in that spirit that today we introduce the HP 15-ac151dx.

While it's name might not say much, HP's newest laptop is part of its Pavilion 15 line and as we all know, this line offers a solid build as well as a good price to spec relationship. It's newest laptop houses a Core i5 processor, 1TB of storage and a good Intel HD graphics 5500 graphics chip amongst other virtues. Interested in knowing more? You're not alone, keep reading our review of the HP 15-ac151dx to find out everything worth knowing and then some.


[Review] HP Envy m7-n011dx the "Envy" of all laptops


Pros: Core i7 CPU, 16 GB of RAM, Nvidia GeForce 940M with 4 GB, Full HD 17 inch touchscreen, heavily discounted price.
Cons: Hard Drive instead of an SSD unit.

Finding a great gaming laptop that doesn't drain our bank accounts can be a hard task to muster. However, today we're going to do just that by introducing you to one of the best 17 inch laptops up to date; the HP Envy m7-n011dx.

This laptop is not only a gamer's dream but it's also a huge powerhouse for any demanding user. With 16 GB of RAM, an Intel Core i7 CPU and a dedicated graphics card with 4 GB of dedicated RAM there's not much that this laptop CAN'T do. We know you're dying to know all the details as well as the pros and cons so we won't keep you waiting, here's our full review of the HP Envy m7-n011dx. Enjoy!

Are customers loving or hating this laptop? Find out here!