The HP 255 G2 (F7V54UT) Laptop poses a good balance of features that make it an effective business laptop and good for simple office applications, a moderate gaming machine and also good for entertainment purposes like listening to songs or viewing high resolution videos. With a modest RAM unit, sufficient storage space, good display bundled with variegated connectivity and a good webcam, the laptop tries to compensate for not coming up with a powerful processor.
Display and Design
The HP 255 G2 (F7V54UT) Laptop features a 15.6-inch LED-backlit HD BrightView Display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The display architecture boasts of a good colour ratio with great brightness and contrast levels. The durable laptop weighs 2.5 Kg and is encased in an outfit whose waistline is 28.1 mm. Below the display, the laptop houses input devices such as - a Touchpad with Multi-touch Gestures Support and a Full-sized keyboard.
Processor and OS
At the heart of the device, the laptop is empowered by a modest AMD Quad Core A4-5000 processor with a processing speed of 1.5 GHz. The CPU is further strengthened by a 4GB DDR3 RAM set in a 1 x 4 Gigabyte memory layout with a speed of 1600 Mhz. The RAM can be further increased up to 8GB with the help of two unused SODIMM memory slots. The AMD Radeon HD 8330 graphic processor ensures a lag-free gaming experience and is also very instrumental in high resolution movies. The laptop depends on the 64-bit Windows 7 professional Operating System.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The laptop houses a 0.3 MP webcam on the top and working collectively with an in-built microphone it provides a noise-free video calling with good clarity. A 500GB SATA hard disk serves as the primary storage in the laptop where you can easily store your files and folders. The DVD+/-RW SuperMulti optical drive allows you access files from CDs and DVds with added ease. The Stereo speakers included in the laptop is integrated with the HD Audio Solution software to generate good quality sound for entertainment purposes.
Battery and Connectivity
In unplugged mode, the laptop is capable of providing undisturbed service for a span for 3 hours, thanks to a 4 Cell Li-Ion battery. Talking of connectivity, this laptop has been spotted with features like Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot and VGA port.