Affordable laptop for standard purposes
Display and Outfit
The HP Pavilion 14-v201tu (K8U22PA) poses a glossy 14-inch HD BrightView WLED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a red coloured outfit which definitely looks attractive with its glossy finish but is susceptible to get affected by scratches and smudges. It has a thickness of 24.4mm and an impressive weight of 1.9kg.
Configuration and OS
For driving its processes, the notebook relies on a 2.0GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the recently released fifth generation. It is aided by a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two SODIMM slots. It manages intensive games and videos with the inbuilt Intel HD 5500 GPU and ships with latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which is easy to use.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with HP TrueVision HD webcam and dual array digital microphone, the HP Pavilion 14-v201tu (K8U22PA) provides impressive video calling experience. It relieves the user of any kind of storage problem with a massive SATA HDD of 1TB. You can also transfer files via SuperMulti DVD burner. The dual stereo speakers and Beats Audio technology render immersive multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion 14-v201tu (K8U22PA) ensures uninterrupted service for a decent period of time with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity and networking options come in the form of digital media reader, two USB 3.0 slots, WLAN, one USB 2.0 slot, Ethernet port, HDMI out and Bluetooth v4.0.
The HP Pavilion 14-v201tu (K8U22PA) has been built to take care of standard business oriented tasks and boasts of a massive hard disk. Go for it if you are okay with its shiny red colour.