An efficient machine from HP
Display and design
The HP Pavilion g6-1a20ca (LH618UA) laptop poses a 15.6-inch HD HP BrightView LED display that gives the users visual environment with a good brightness and contrast levels. It offers a resolution of 1366 x 768pixels. The laptop comes with a pewter outfit with a waistline of 24.5mm and weighs 2.4kg, that may be difficult for the users to carry. The input devices hosted beside the hinge are - a HP Imagepad with Multi-touch Gesture support and a Full-size island-style with numeric keypad.
Processor and OS
On the inside, the machine is loaded with a AMD Athlon II Dual-Core P360 processor, clocked at a speed of 2.3Ghz. Assisting the CPU is a 4GB RAM in a 1 x 4 gigabyte memory layout which operates at a speed of 1600 Mhz. The RAM can be extended up to 8GB via a single DIMM memory slot. The external 1GB ATI Radeon HD 4250 graphic processor creates a high-end gaming environment for the users. The laptop runs on the 64-bit Windows 7 OS professional.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The laptop houses a well built HP TrueVision webcam and a digital microphone that help the users to experience good video calling. The users can also click good still photos using the webcam. The 500GB SATA hard disk delivers a speed of 5400 RPM. The SRS Premium Sound are powered by Altec Lansing speakers to render high definition audio in your games, movies and songs.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion g6-1a20ca (LH618UA) is fuelled by a 6 Cell Li-Ion battery which gives a power supply of 65 W AC Adapter. Talking of connectivity,the laptop comes with several options like - Ethernet, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, three USB 2.0 slots, HDMI out, Digital Media Reader, VGA Port, touchpad with multi-gesture support and supermulti DVD burner.
The HP Pavilion g6-1a20ca (LH618UA) comes for an affordable price, but comes with a good processor, diversified connectivity options, good speakers and 1GB dedicated external graphics card etc. It is an effiicient choice for moderate users.