Powerful gaming laptop at decent price
Display and Body
The HP Pavilion 15-p203tx (K8U15PA) sports a glossy 15.6-inch HD BrightView WLED backlit display offering comfortable viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The 23.9mm thick outfit tips the scale at 2.2kg and draws attention with the combination of blue colour on the lid and black finish on the keyboard.
Configuration and OS
Doing duty on the inside is a fifth generation Intel Core i3 processor clocked at 2.1GHz. It is paired with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which operates at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two SODIMM ports. It boots latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to render intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with HP TrueVision HD webcam and dual array digital microphone, the HP Pavilion 15-p203tx (K8U15PA) promises to offer quality video calling experience. For storage purposes, there is a massive 1TB SATA hard disk which can storage numerous files of all kinds. The SuperMulti DVD burner can be used for retrieving data from disks.
The 2GB NVIDIA GeForce 830M graphics processor gives you the freedom to run intensive games and videos. To bolster your multimedia experience further, there are double stereo speakers powered by Beats Audio technology.
Battery and Communication
The laptop draws the required amount of fuel from a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Moving to the networking and connectivity section, it supports generation options like Ethernet port, two USB 3.0 ports, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, one USB 2.0 slot and digital media reader.
The HP Pavilion 15-p203tx (K8U15PA) comes at an attractive price and has the power to deal with intensive graphics smartly. It boasts of 2GB NVIDIA graphics card but misses out a good display.