Ultra powerful gaming hub
Display and design
The HP Pavilion G6-2301AX is undoubtedly an impressive gaming hub. To start off, it carries a superbly built 15.6-inch BrightView HD LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is embodied in a 36.3mm thick body with a weight of 2.47kg thereby posing problems in terms of portability. The extremely glossy sparkling black color is bound to make heads turn but is prone to get affected easily by scratches and fingerprints.
Processor and OS
The inside of the laptop is configured with a 1.9GHz AMD quad-core A8-4500M processor operating on AMD A70M chipset. It is further assisted by 4GB of DDR3 RAM expandable up to 8GB through two slots.
The main highlight of this device is its mighty 2.5GB AMD Radeon HD 7640G/7670M graphics card. Such solid graphics is bound to make you numb while playing high definition games or movies. It runs Windows 8 OS out of the box.
Camera, Storage and multimedia
At the top of the display panel, lies the HP TrueVision webcam which makes high resolution video calling possible. The Altec Lansing speakers boost your experience by preventing any kind of unwanted background noise from reaching the other side. While the inbuilt storage capacity is 500GB, you can use the 8X SuperMulti DVD Drive to store info on disks.
A full size island style keyboard gives pleasure while typing whereas the gesture supported touchpad is good for easy accessibility. The Dolby Advanced Audio v2.0 support for the stereo speakers is bound to enthral you.
Battery and connectivity
A 6-cell li-ion battery guaranteeing continuous service for up to 3 hours fuels the gadget. Connectivity options include Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth, 1 USB 2.0 port, 2 USB 3.0 ports, HDMI out, digital media reader and VGA port.
The HP Pavilion G6-2301AX targets the consumers who use their laptop primarily for gaming. With 2.5GB external graphics card from AMD, the laptop is bound to impress you with its high resolution gaming. The Dolby Speakers serve as the icing on the cake. It also boasts of a HD webcam and powerful optical drive. A good deal at its price.