At a reasonable price HP gives you an efficient business laptop. It comes with a modest configuration, good display, high quality speakers and wide arrayed networking options to lure customers for placing their bet on it. It scores high in day to day applications such as office applications, mailing, browsing the net, moderate gaming and watching movies or listening to music. But don't expect it to support games with rich and extensive graphics as the laptop lacks an external graphics card.
Display and design
The HP 340 G1 (F7V07UT) flashes a 14-inch HD anti-glare flat LED-backlit Display, with resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The display provides a user friendly, stress free visual experience to the users. The device is designed with a full sized textured island-style, spill resistant keyboard and a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support. The silver glossy casing of the device is attractive and has a waistline 22.9 mm and weighs 2.0 Kg, which makes it very easy to carry with you.
Processor and OS
On the inside, the HP 340 G1 (F7V07UT) laptop houses a stunning fourth generation Intel Core i5-4200U processor clocked at 1.6GHz and paired with Intel HM86 Express. It also has a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which is expandable up to 16GB via two SODIMM memory slots.The presence of Intel HD 4400 graphics processor ensures good experience in videos and games without posing much lag. It runs on the 64-bit Windows 7 Professional Operating System.
Camera, storage and connectivity
The HP 340 G1 (F7V07UT) Laptop houses a webcam along with an in-built microphone to give you crystal clear video calling experience. The camera is well capacitated to record HD videos. Keeping in mind the storage requirements of the buyers, the company has given this new device a sufficient storage capacity. It comes with a 500GB SATA hard disk running on 5400 RPM. Altec Lansing Stereo Speakers running on DTS Sound technology, the laptop takes entertainment to a different level. The DVD+/-RW SuperMulti Drive allows users to easily copy files from a disc as well as burn data on it.
Battery and connectivity
The laptop is fuelled by a 4-cell Li-ion battery. Ample connectivity ports have been provided in the device in the form of Ethernet, Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, one USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.0 ports, one HDMI port, VGA port and Digital Media Reader.