Affordable laptop for basic purposes
Display and Design
The HP Pavilion 15-R248TU (L2Z65PA) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Widescreen display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a black coloured outfit with soft finish on the lid and glossy on the palm rest. It has a thickness of 25.4mm and a weight of 2.2kg.
CPU and Platform
Under the hood, the HP Pavilion 15-R248TU (L2Z65PA) is packed with a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N3540 processor from the fourth generation. Assisting it is a 2GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via the single SODIMM slot. The integrated Intel HD GPU can manage only simple movies and games smoothly. It runs on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to deliver intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP Pavilion 15-R248TU (L2Z65PA) is armed with a HP TrueVision HD webcam and single digital microphone providing clear and noise free video calls. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5,400rpm. The SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with dual layer support can run different types of disks. The dual stereo speakers take care of your multimedia needs.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop runs the show with a 4 cell Li-ion battery and sports connectivity features in the form of Ethernet port, WLAN, digital media reader, two USB 3.0 slots, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 2.0 slot and HDMI out.
The HP Pavilion 15-R248TU (L2Z65PA) is an affordably priced laptop with the ability to handle basic computing purposes. The presence of latest Windows OS is a bit surprising considering its price tag.