Gaming laptop at modest price
Display and Build
The HP Pavilion 15-R074TU (J8B82PA) sports a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit BrightView display which offers visuals with enhanced brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The 25.3mm thick black coloured outfit has a weight of 2.2kg.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, the HP Pavilion 15-R074TU (J8B82PA) is equipped with a 1.7GHz Intel Core i3 processor belonging to the fourth generation. To assist the processor in executing multiple tasks, there is a 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB through two unused DIMM slots. It sails on 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which is easy to use.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The notebook sports a HP TrueVision webcam which can record HD videos and works with a digital microphone. The 1TB SATA hard disk protects the user from any kind of storage troubles. It also has a SuperMulti DVD burner so that you can stream media from disks.
The presence of 2GB NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics card allows you to have fun with highly demanding games and movies. The dual stereo speakers provide the perfect platform for entertainment.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion 15-R074TU (J8B82PA) keeps the show running for a decent period of time with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity wise, it supports Ethernet port, WLAN, one USB 3.0 slot, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0 and HDMI out.
The HP Pavilion 15-R074TU (J8B82PA) is a smartly crafted gaming machine available at a modest price tag. In addition to standard configuration, it supports 2GB NVIDIA graphics card to support demanding games and movies. It flaunts Windows 8.1 OS and impresses with features like 1TB hard disk, HD webcam and powerful optical drive.