Powerful mini gaming laptop
Display and Build
The HP Pavilion 15-R203TX (K8U03PA) sports a 10.1-inch WXGA (1,280 x 800 pixels) WLED backlit touch display offering decent viewing experience and enables you to access tasks, edit media or browse the web easily. It is wrapped in a shiny black coloured outfit which looks attractive but can be affected by scratches and smudges easily. It has a thickness of 25.3mm and a weight of 2.2kg.
Configuration and OS
Under the hood, the HP Pavilion 15-R203TX (K8U03PA) sports a 2.2GHz Intel Core i5 processor from the latest fifth generation series. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM ports. It lacks any user friendly OS which is disappointing amidst such powerful hardware.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP Pavilion 15-R203TX (K8U03PA) combines HP TrueVision HD webcam and digital microphone to offer clear and noise free video calls. The massive 1TB SATA hard disk relieves the user of any kind of storage problem. The SuperMulti DVD burner enables you to stream media from disks.
The NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics processor with dedicated 2GB DDR3 memory gives you the ability to handle games without any lag. The dual stereo speakers further boost your experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop keeps the show running with a 4 cell Li-ion battery and can be connected via Ethernet port, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI out, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0 and WLAN.
The HP Pavilion 15-R203TX (K8U03PA) is a small sized gaming laptop for those who don't want to spend much. It boasts of powerful performance but may not be too attractive with its small screen.