Powerful gadget for all needs
Display and Design
The HP Envy M6-1216TX comes with a HD Brightview LED backlit display with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a stylishly finished body carrying the natural silver color similar to that of aluminium. With a thickness of 26.9mm, it does not disappoint in terms of slimness as well. The input devices include a full size island style keyboard and a touchpad with on-off buttons and supporting multiple gestures.
Processor and OS
There is the 3rd generation Intel Core i7 3632QM processor sprinting at 2.2GHz and paired with HM77 Express chipset. It boasts of an 8GB 1600MHz DDR3 RAM upgradable up to 16GB combined with 6MB of cache memory. With the 2GB of dedicated AMD Radeon HD 7670M graphics card, you will have a great time while watching high resolution movies or playing games. It runs Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Equipped with features like HD resolution and enhancement under low light and paired with inbuilt dual array digital microphone, the HP TrueVision camera is good for video calling. The HP Envy M6-1216TX makes sure that the user doesnÂt face any storage problems with its 1TB of hard disk.
Coming to the entertainment options, the notebook is bound to make you mad with its large dual speakers combined with the subwoofer which play Beats Audio sound. A high speed 8X SuperMulti DVD Drive with Dual Layer support lets you run and create disks instantly.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Envy M6-1216TX has a 6 cell Li-ion battery which can run continuously for up to 3 hours, which is slightly disappointing in such a high priced laptop. Connectivity features include 3 USB 3.0 ports, 1 USB 2.0 port, Bluetooth v4.0, Ethernet Gigabit LAN, WLAN, digital media reader, VGA port and HDMI with HDCP.
The HP Envy M6-1216TX is certainly impressive in terms of its configuration designed to handle anything at ease. With rich graphics and brilliant speakers, it scores well on the entertainment front as well. However, despite being available at a high price, it lacks a backlit keyboard and a long battery backup.