Powerful gaming laptop at decent price
Display and Build
The HP Pavilion 15-p178na (K4D83EA) sports a 15.6-inch HD WLED backlit BrightView display which offers increased brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is packed in a 23.9mm thick white coloured outfit which looks quite stylish and has a weight of 2.2kg.
Configuration and Platform
Under the hood, the HP Pavilion 15-p178na (K4D83EA) is equipped with a 2.4GHz AMD quad-core A8-6410 processor. Assisting it is an 8GB DDR3 RAM which has the efficiency to deal with numerous tasks running simultaneously with ease. It runs on the latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to provide intuitive experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The combination of HP TrueVision HD webcam and dual array digital microphone makes sure that you can enjoy clear and noise free video calls. The HP Pavilion 15-p178na (K4D83EA) accounts for your storage requirements with a huge 1TB SATA hard disk. The SuperMulti DVD burner can be used for streaming media from CDs and DVDs.
The 2GB AMD Radeon R7 M260 graphics card is capable of handling intensive games and movies without posing any lag. The dual stereo speakers and Beats Audio software provide the ideal gaming ambience.
Battery and Connectivity
The notebook keeps the show running for a fair period of time with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. On the connectivity front, it supports features like Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, two USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0 slot and VGA port.
The HP Pavilion 15-p178na (K4D83EA) has been designed to provide powerful gaming performance without creating stress on your pocket. It flaunts a powerful RAM along with 2GB AMD graphics card, 1TB hard disk and dual Beats Audio powered speakers. It lacks a powerful processor which is okay in light of its price.