Gaming laptop at modest price
Display and Build
The HP Pavilion 15-E018TX (E3B58PA) sports a 15.6-inch HD BrightView LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It has a thickness of 31.8mm and a weight of 2.3kg and sports a deep flyer red colour which can easily grab attention.
CPU and Platform
Under the hood, the HP Pavilion 15-E018TX (E3B58PA) is equipped with a 2.4GHz Intel Core i3 third generation processor sitting on HM76 Express chipset. Assisting it is a 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP Pavilion 15-E018TX (E3B58PA) comes with a HP TrueVision HD webcam and digital microphone for providing clear and noise free video calling experience. For storage purposes, there is a 320GB SATA hard disk which may turn out to be insufficient. The SuperMulti DVD burner can be used for streaming media from disks.
Packed with a 2GB AMD Radeon HD 8670M graphics card, the notebook gives you the liberty to have fun with demanding games and movies at ease. The dual stereo speakers running on DTS Sound technology provide impressive multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
Fuelled by a 6 cell Li-ion battery, the laptop claims to render up to 3 hours of backup. Connectivity options include two USB 3.0 slots, VGA port, digital media reader, HDMI out, one USB 2.0 slot, Bluetooth v4.0, Ethernet port and WLAN.
The HP Pavilion 15-E018TX (E3B58PA) is apt for youngsters who long for a gaming laptop without spending much. It sports standard configuration along with AMD graphics card for that purpose. The lack of a standard hard disk is very disappointing.