A powerful laptop
Display and Build
The HP ENVY TouchSmart 17t-j100 (E2E11AV) arrives with a large but sharp 17.3-inch HD Brightview LED backlit display with an unconventional resolution of 1,600 x 900 pixels, commonly known as HD+. You can even tap, wipe or pinch your fingers over the large edge to edge touch enabled panel for accessing or editing files and apps.
The outfit looks extremely classy and is bound to stand out in an elegant silver finish, But with a thickness of 33.5 mm and a weight of 3.4 kg, it will always prevent you from carrying it too far.
Processor and OS
At the heart of the laptop there is a beastly 4th generation Intel Core i7 processor providing the muscles to deal with all kinds of tasks seamlessly. It is backed by an equally mighty 8GB DDR3 RAM which gives you the liberty to enjoy web browsing on a number of tabs in the front with a number of powerful tasks running in the background. It manages graphics with the Intel HD GPU. You can even expand it via the 2DIMM slots. It runs on the latest tile based 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
As expected, the HP ENVY TouchSmart 17t-j100 (E2E11AV) has the HP TrueVision HD webcam paired with digital microphone. It gives you the scope to stuff in as many files as possible with a massive hard disk of 1TB. It even has an 8X SuperMulti DVD RW Drive. Powered by Beats Audio, the stereo speakers create an imposing environment.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP ENVY TouchSmart 17t-j100 (E2E11AV) is packed with a 6 cell Li-ion battery and can be connected using Gigabit Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, 4 USB 3.0 slots, HDMI out and digital media reader.
If ultra fast performance is your sole priority and you are ready to spend some extra bucks for it, the HP ENVY TouchSmart 17t-j100 (E2E11AV) is worth considering. It boasts of the latest 4th generation Intel Core i7 processor assisted by a mighty 8GB RAM for handling anything you throw at it. However, it is a big disappointment in terms of portability.