Sound option for everyday computing
Display and Design
The HP Pavilion G4-1009TU poses a 14-inch HD Brightview LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is housed in a unique Sonama Red colored outift which has a thickness of 30mm and a weight of just 2.1 kgs.
Processor and OS
At the heart of the device, there is a 2nd generation Intel Core i5 processor racing at 2.9GHz and based on HM65 Express chipset; this is really commendable considering its price tag. It is assisted by a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which is expandable up to 8GB via 2 user accessible slots. It manages games and videos with the inbuilt Intel HD 3000 GPU. It runs on 64 bit Windows 7 Home Basic OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The HP Pavilion G4-1009TU sports a nice 0.3MP HP TrueVision webcam which can shoot HD videos and is paired with digital microphone. It has a 500GB SATA HDD for taking care of your storage needs.
The presence of SuperMulti Light Scribe drive with dual layer support gives you the liberty to stream even high quality media files at ease. With Altec Lansing speakers, it has got the power to produce crisp and sharp sound.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion G4-1009TU is packed with a 6 cell Li-ion battery which promises to provide continuous service for a maximum period of 3 hours. Connectivity wise, it is equipped with features like VGA port, multi card slot reader, HDMI out, Ethernet port, Bluetooth, 3 USB 2.0 slots and WLAN.
The HP Pavilion G4-1009TU is a smartly designed laptop to suit all your basic computing needs efficiently and doesn't ask you to spend much. It also impresses with its HD webcam and responsive optical drive. On the gaming front, it is suitable for only light ones only which is okay considering its price. The unique red color draws attention but may not be liked by everybody.