Standard laptop at modest price
Display and Build
The HP 15-r065tu (J8B81PA) Notebook sports a glossy 15.6-inch HD LED backlit BrightView display which offers comfortable viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It measures 25.3mm around the waist and tips the scale at 2.2kg. The gloss black coloured casing needs a lot of attention as it can attract scratches easily.
Configuration and Platform
On the inside, the HP 15-r065tu (J8B81PA) Notebook is equipped with a 1.7GHz Intel Core i3 fourth generation processor paired with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1,600MHz. For better performance, you can increase the RAMÂs capacity up to 8GB. Rich videos and movies are managed by the integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to provide intuitive experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The laptop is equipped with a HP TrueVIsion webcam which can shoot HD videos and manage high resolution video calls smoothly. For storage purposes, it depends on a 500GB Serial-ATA hard disk functioning at 5,400rpm. The SuperMulti DVD burner allows you to exchange files through all kinds of disks and the dual stereo speakers provide HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP 15-r065tu (J8B81PA) Notebook features a 4 cell Li-ion battery to guarantee uninterrupted service for a decent period of time. From the connectivity and networking point of view, it supports HDMI out, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 port, Ethernet port and Bluetooth v4.0.
The HP 15-r065tu (J8B81PA) Notebook is just a simple laptop with a competitive price tag. The combined presence of Windows 8.1 OS, Intel Core i3 processor and 4GB RAM is appreciable in this price range. Together with 500GB hard disk, HD webcam and powerful optical drive, it scores well. The glossy outfit can be hard to maintain though.