Nicely crafted laptop within budget
Display and Design
The HP 250 G2 (F8Z12PA) features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit anti glare display which has a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels and enables you to view things clearly even under bright light. It looks good in its black coloured outfit which carries a leather like matte finish and has a thickness of 28.1mm with a weight of 2.5kg.
Processor and Platform
Under the hood, the HP 250 G2 (F8Z12PA) is loaded with a 1.8GHz Intel Celeron dual-core 1000M processor based on QM87 Express chipset. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 16GB via two DIMM ports. Rich videos and games are managed by the inbuilt Intel HD GPU. It runs on latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS to render intuitive user experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP 250 G2 (F8Z12PA) is armed with a 0.3MP webcam and inbuilt microphone so that you can enjoy face to face video conversations. It accounts for the storage needs of the user with a regular 500GB SATA hard disk. The presence of SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with dual layer enables you to transfer data via disks.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP 250 G2 (F8Z12PA) draws fuel from a 4 cell Li-ion battery which is rated to deliver uninterrupted service for up to 3 hours. On the connectivity front, we have features like VGA port, Ethernet port, one USB 3.0 slot, two USB 2.0 slots, HDMI out, WLAN and Bluetooth v4.0.
The HP 250 G2 (F8Z12PA) is a reasonably priced laptop suitable for handling home and office based computing applications. However, don't expect it to render seamless performance as it lacks a sound processor.