The HP 250 G3 is a decent pocket friendly laptop with disk operating system, so you can install any OS you want on it like Windows and Linux. It is a suitable option for students and professional users, who don't require high performance gaming experience. The notebook offers a large display with anti-glare coating, high storage capacity, 1.5W stereo speakers, and decent configuration.
Display and display
The HP 250 G3 (J8K47PA) laptop comes with a large 15.6-inch HD flat slim LED backlit display. The notebook's screen has an anti-glare coating, which doesn't put strain on user's eyes even after using for several hours. It has a thickness of 25.3mm and has a weight of just 2.1 kilograms.
Configuration and OS
The HP 250 G3 is backed by a fourth-gen 1.8GHz Intel Celeron dual-core N2815 processor, further supported by 4GB of DDR 3 RAM. Users can expand the RAM to further up to 8GB to get more performance while using RAM-hungry applications. The notebook is a DOS machine, so users have freedom to install any operating system they want on the device.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
For video calling purpose, the HP 250 G3 (J8K47PA) laptop is equipped with a 0.3MP front-facing web-cam, aided by a microphone. To take care of storage needs, the notebook is loaded with a 500GB SATA HDD operating at 5400 rounds per minute to provide fast data transfer.
The laptop offers smooth gaming and media viewing experience thanks to Intel HD graphics. The dual 1.5W stereo speakers on board offer rich and loud sound reproduction. It comes with a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support and a DVD writer.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP 250 G3 is backed by a 4-cell Li-Ion battery, which delivers a mediocre usage of four hours. For connectivity, the laptop is equipped with VGA, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0, HDMI, Ethernet (10/100 BASE-T), and multi-format SD card reader.