Affordable laptop for basic usage
Display and Design
The HP 15-r030nr (G8Q01UA) carries a 15.6-inch HD BrightView LED backlit display with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a black coloured outfit which has a thickness of 25.3mm and a weight of 2.2kg and looks attractive with its glossy finish but may be prone to scratches and fingerprints easily.
CPU and Platform
Acting as the brains of the laptop is a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N3530 processor. It is coupled with a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. The integrated Intel HD GPU takes care of intensive games and videos. It sails on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to deliver intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with a HP TrueVision HD webcam and digital microphone, the HP 15-r030nr (G8Q01UA) enables you to enjoy clear and noise free online video calls. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk running at 5,400rpm. It also packs a SuperMulti DVD burner so that you can easily exchange data via disks.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP 15-r030nr (G8Q01UA) draws the required amount of fuel from a sealed 3 cell Li-Po battery. On the connectivity front, the laptop comes with features like Ethernet port, digital media reader, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI out, two USB 2.0 slots and WLAN.
The HP 15-r030nr (G8Q01UA) is designed for people who don't want to spend much and can do away with basic computing tasks. It lacks a good processor and demands more attention with its scratch prone outfit.