Compact and handy business based notebook
Display and Body
The HP Pavilion 13-b103tu (J8C30PA) poses a HD WLED backlit Anti glare display which protects your eyes from reflective rays and provides clear viewing under bright light. The 13.3-inch panel looks quite sharp and rich with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in an attractive grey coloured casing which has a waistline of 21.4mm and tips the scale at 1.7kg.
Configuration and OS
The HP Pavilion 13-b103tu (J8C30PA) drives its processes with a fourth generation Intel Core i5 processor computing at 1.7GHz. For handling multiple tasks running simultaneously, it utilizes a 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two user accessible DIMM ports. The responsibility of managing rich games is given to the integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU. It boots the latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which is easy to use.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with a HP TrueVision HD webcam and dual array digital microphone, the laptop provides crystal clear and noise free online video calling experience. It boasts of a massive 1TB SATA hard disk for storage purposes. Powered by Beats Audio technology, the dual stereo speakers provide rich and intensive multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion 13-b103tu (J8C30PA) draws fuel from a 3 cell Li-ion battery which claims to provide uninterrupted service for up to 3 hours. The connectivity and networking features include digital media reader, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0 port, HDMI out and Ethernet port.
The HP Pavilion 13-b103tu (J8C30PA) is compact in size and capable of executing powerful business centric tasks smoothly. It is light, runs on the latest Windows platform and scores well with Intel Core i5 processor, 1TB hard disk and HD webcam. The mediocre battery life decreases its appeal as a portable laptop.