The HP 430 (A9E00PAACJ) is an apt product for people who want a computer for handling simple business oriented tasks smoothly. The Anti Glare display backed by a powerful processor and professional OS makes business easy. It lacks a good RAM which is justified by its low price.
Display, Configuration and OS
The HP 430 (A9E00PAACJ) sports a 14-inch HD LED backlit LCD offering moderately sharp viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Thanks to the matte Anti Glare coating on the top that the screen prevents visuals from getting hampered under bright light. It also protects your eyes from harmful rays thereby enabling you to work for long.
At the heart of the HP 430 (A9E00PAACJ), there is an Intel HM65 Express chipset bearing a 2nd generation Intel Core i5 processor sprinting at 2.5GHz. It is assisted by a paltry 2GB DDR3 RAM which can be expanded up to 8GB via two unused DIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD 3000 GPU is capable of managing only simple games and movies. It ships with 64 bit Windows 7 Professional OS.
Camera and Storage
The HP 430 (A9E00PAACJ) has been spotted with a 0.3MP webcam and digital microphone for taking care of the video calling requirements of the user. The storage functions are executed by the 500GB SATA hard disk functioning at 5,400rpm. You can also store files on disks and retrieve them when needed with the DVD RW Drive.
Battery and Communication
Fuelled by a 6 cell Li-ion battery, the HP 430 (A9E00PAACJ) is capable of running the show without any interruption for up to 3 hours. On the connectivity front, the device supports digital media reader, Ethernet port, WLAN, two USB 2.0 slots, HDMI out and Bluetooth v4.0.