The laptop comes with an efficient processor mated with a decent RAM unit. Good quality speakers and wide connectivity options add a bit of spice. However the device lacks an external graphics card and thus it is not suitable for high-end gaming and video editing sessions.
Display and Design
The HP Pavilion 14-r056tu laptop is packed with a 15.6-inch HD LED display feature and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The laptop sports a peppy look and comes encased in a 25.3mm thick black glossy chassis and weighs only 1.9Kg. Packed beneath the display is a Touchpad with Multi-touch Gesture support and a full-size island-style keyboard with numeric keypad.
Processor and OS
The heart of the HP Pavilion 14-r056tu (J8C17PA) laptop is loaded with an Intel Core i3 4th Gen-4030U processor clocked at 1.9GHz and takes care of all the processes running on the laptop quite efficiently. To further elevate the performance, the CPU is also aided by a 4GB DDR3 RAM embedded in a 1 x 4 Gigabyte memory layout. An integrated Intel HD 4400 graphic processor ensures a crystal clear visual experience while playing games or watching movies. The laptop runs on a 64-bit DOS operating system.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The new device sports an HP TrueVision webcam and an analog digital microphone that facilitates a good quality and noise free video calling. On the storage front the company provides the users with 500GB of SATA hard disk space for storing data and multimedia files. A SuperMulti DVD burner drive comes under the hood for disk data transferring facilities. Two in-built stereo speakers running on the HD Audio Solution provides a perfect environment while watching movies or playing games.
Battery and Connectivity
The juice required for continuing all the processes inside the laptop, when not plugged in is provided by 4 Cell Li-Ion battery. The HP Pavilion 14-r056tu (J8C17PA) laptop houses several connectivity options like - Ethernet, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI, and Digital Media Reader.