The HP 15-ay558TU (1HP47PA) features good battery backup and houses ample amount of storage. However, the laptop is a disappointment on other grounds as one can expect a lot of upgraded features at this budget.
Display and Configuration
The HP 15-ay558TU (1HP47PA) comes with a 15.6-inch HD SVA brightview WLED backlit display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Driving the system, is a 1.6GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N3710 processor aided by 4GB of DDR3 RAM and integrated Intel HD 405 GPU. The laptop boots on Windows 10 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Input Devices, Body Looks and Sound
The input devices available in the HP 15-ay558TU (1HP47PA) are - a touchpad with multi touch gestures support, a full size island style with numeric keypad and a DVD writer. The laptop measures 384.3 x 254.6 x 24.3mm, weighs 2.19Kg and is available in a black coloured body. The stereo speakers output pleasing sound, creating an acoustic type surrounding environment.
Storage and Camera
In terms of storage, a 500GB SATA hard disk is present, where one can save a large number of different files. The user can enjoy video calling (SKYPE, Hangouts, ooVoo etc.) and shoot recording with the help of a webcam stacked above the bezel. The video quality of the webcam is good especially when recorded in more lights.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP 15-ay558TU (1HP47PA) is fuelled by a 4 cell li-ion battery which keeps the show running for long hours. On the networking front, the laptop features a wide range of options such as a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, one USB 3.0 slot, two USB 2.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack and a microphone jack.