Big laptop at affordable price
Display and Build
The HP Pavilion 17-f010us (G6R28UA) features a large and glossy 17.3-inch HD LED backlit display which looks quite good with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The silver coloured lid and grey keyboard deck imparts a sound appeal. It has a waistline of 29mm and a weight of 2.8kg which is okay considering its big size.
Configuration and OS
Under the hood, the notebook is equipped with a AMD quad-core A6-6310 processor sprinting at 2.4GHz. It works in tandem with a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which is further expandable up to 8GB through two unused SODIMM ports. The AMD Radeon R4 graphics unit handles decently intensive games and videos smoothly. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which is easy to use.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The combination of HP TrueVision webcam which can shoot HD videos and digital microphone provides impressive video calling experience. The HP Pavilion 17-f010us (G6R28UA) accounts for your storage needs with a huge 750GB SATA hard disk.
You can also exchange data via CDs and DVDs through the SuperMulti DVD burner. The laptop houses two stereo speakers powered by Beats Audio technology to provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion 17-f010us (G6R28UA) is fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery claiming to provide up to 5.15 hours of backup. Connectivity features include HDMI out, digital media reader, WLAN, two USB 3.0 slots, one USB 2.0 port and Ethernet port.
If you are looking for a laptop that provides desktop like viewing but doesn't cost much, you can shortlist the HP Pavilion 17-f010us (G6R28UA). It carries a large HD+ display, runs on Windows 8.1 OS and scores well with features like 750GB hard disk, durable battery backup and HD webcam.