Simple yet efficient notebook
Display and Design
The HP 15-G040CA (J1A75UA) Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR) (AMD quad-core E2 / 2GB / 500 GB / Windows 8.1) is a 15.6-inch high definition BrightView LED-backlit display laptop with 1,366 x 768 pixel resolution. For pointing and easy typing purposes, the input devices are full size island style keyboard and multi-touch gesture supported touchpad. It is designed in a classic black coloured body weighing 2.2kg and a thickness of 25.4 mm.
Architecture and platform
The HP 15-G040CA (J1A75UA) Laptop is equipped with AMD Quad-core E2-6110 processor with a processing speed of 1.5GHz. The onboard memory (RAM) is 4GB which is expandable to 8GB using memory slots. AMD Radeon R2 graphics processor with no dedicated graphics memory is proffered. This G040CA series notebook functions on 64-bit Windows 8.1 operating system.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP notebook is packed with a physical storage of 500GB in form of SATA type hard disk drive (HDD) to store all the necessary information. HP TrueVision make webcam to allow webcam and other video chatting needs. The audio units are built-in digital microphone and stereo speakers with HD audio solution. In order to transfer hard disk data to compact discs like CD roms and DVDs, SuperMulti DVD burner is offered.
Connectivity and Battery
For necessity of staying connected with other gadgets, the HP 15-G040CA (J1A75UA) Notebook PC consists of Ethernet 10/100 BASE-T, Bluetooth v4.0, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, three USB ports, HDMI port and Digital Media Reader. A 3 cell Li-ion battery comes under the hood to provide uninterrupted laptop use for decent time.
The HP 15-G040CA (J1A75UA) Notebook is made for everyday computing. In order to compensate on the budget price, HP has offered an AMD processor, and has missed out a dedicated graphics memory, making it unsuitable for heavy gaming.