Affordable laptop with decent specs
Display and Outfit
The HP 250 G3 (J0Y20EA) poses a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The matte anti glare finish on the top of the screen enables you to view things clearly even under the sun. The 25.3mm thick black coloured outfit looks sturdy and has a weight of 2.2kg.
CPU and OS
For driving its processes, the HP 250 G3 (J0Y20EA) is loaded with a 2.1GHz Intel Pentium quad-core M3530 processor from the fourth generation. It is assisted by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two SODIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD GPU is capable of taking care of only simple games and videos. It is devoid of any user friendly OS which is expected in this price group.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP 250 G3 (J0Y20EA) comes with a simple webcam and single digital microphone for handling the video calling needs of the user. The 500GB SATA hard disk offers plenty of space for creating a library of files. You can also store files on disks and retrieve them when needed using the SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with dual layer support. It also gets stereo speakers which render HD Audio solution.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP 250 G3 (J0Y20EA) keeps the show running for a decent period of time with a 3 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity wise, it is packed with two USB 2.0 ports, Ethernet port, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, WLAN, digital media reader, HDMI out and VGA port.
The HP 250 G3 (J0Y20EA) is a reasonably priced standard sized laptop which can be used for dealing with moderately demanding computing tasks. It lacks a good processor or any user friendly OS.