The HP 14-ar002TU is a decent laptop for daily usage, however, the lack of a dedicated GPU is a bummer. This laptop is quite good overall if you are a mediocre user and use a laptop for only official and entertainment purpose, if you love to play games in your laptop then this laptop is not for you.
Display and Looks
The HP 14-ar002TU (X1G70PA) Laptop comes with a 14-inch HD LED backlit widescreen brightview display, that shows vivid colours. The laptop can be measured 345.44 X 241.55 X 23.9 mm, and weighs as light as 1.94 kgs. It further ships with a touchpad with multi-touch gestures support and full-size island style keyboard as input devices. The laptop sails on the latest iteration of the 64 bit Windows 10 OS. When it comes to the looks, the HP laptop comes dressed in silver coloured outfit.
Configuration and Storage
The HP 14-ar002TU comes with an Intel Core i3-5005U processor, that clocks at 2.0 ghz. The processor is further coupled with 4GB DDR3 RAM. The graphics department is handled by the onboard intel HD 5500 GPU. When it comes to data storage, the laptop is equipped with 1TB of HDD space, that provides the user enough space to store important data.
HP has also equipped the laptop with an HP TrueVision webcam that serves the purpose of video calling and video recording.
Connectivity and Battery
In terms of connectivity, the laptop comes equipped with WLAN, Wi-Fi, 2 USB 2.0 slots and 1 USB 3.0 slot, 1 HDMI port, digital media reader, VGA port and 3-in-1 Card Reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC). All the solutions related audio is provided by 2 speakers with technology from DTS studio sound. The laptop sips all the juice from a 4 cell li-ion battery pack, that keeps the laptop running for a long time in a single charge.