Lightweight all-purpose laptop
Display and design
The HP 240 G3 (M1V19PA) sports a 14.0-inch HD SVA anti-glare flat LED-backlit display which offers an enhanced brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The black-colored laptop measures 1.9 kg in weight which is easily portable for the users. The laptop is 25.3 mm thick.
Configuration and OS
The laptop features Core i3 5th Gen processor that ticks at 2.0GHz. The graphic processor loaded in the laptop for gaming and development purpose is Intel HD 4400. It works in tandem with a 4GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1,600MHz and expandable up to 8GB with two DIMM port. The graphic processor variant is able to handle simple games. Even, video plays smoothly. The laptop comes with the 64-bits Windows 8 professional version. The 1TB SATA with a speed of 5400 RPM can efficeintly satisfy the user's storage demand.
Camera and multimedia
You can make video calls easily as the laptop is loaded with a webcam. videos and movies can be played smoothly in the laptop. The DVD RW SuperMulti DL with 8x read and write speed allows the users to store their data on disks and easily recoup whenever required.
Battery and connectivity
The HP 240 G3 (M1V19PA) provides a 4-cell Li-Ion battery with a power supply of 65 W AC Adapter. The battery can work up to 6.3 hours cordless. The other connectivity present in the device are one Ethernet port (10/100/1000 BASE-T), Bluetooth 4.0 version, Wireless LAN, one HDMI, digital media reader, VGA port, two USB 2.0 ports and one USB 3.0 port. The 2x speakers are powered with HD Audio solution and the device comes with digital microphone.
The HP 240 G3 (M1V19PA) comes at a bit higher price, but is a suitable option for development and gaming purpose. The battery life and easy portability features are notable aspects present in the product.