The HP 15-ba022ax (Y8J18PA) laptop is a great choice for gamers who don't mind using an AMD processor. The performance is good and the user can access the system for long hours as the battery backup is great. So, if you looking for a smooth gaming or video editing laptop around this budget, then the HP 15-ba022ax (Y8J18PA) is a good option.
Display and Configuration
The HP 15-ba022ax (Y8J18PA) laptop flaunts a 15.6-inch diagonal HD SVA WLED backlit display and features a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Driving the system is a 2.2GHz AMD APU quad-core A8-7410 processor aided by 4GB of DDR3 RAM and 2GB AMD Radeon R5 M430 graphics card. The laptop runs on Windows 10 Home Basic operating system and weighs 2.19Kg. It is well crafted in a shiny silver colored body which measures 384.3 x 254.6 x 24.3mm.
Camera and Storage
The laptop is armed with a webcam features an integrated digital microphone for video calling and recording needs. The webcam supports 720p HD recording and the video output is good. The user can enjoy video calling by installing apps such as SKYPE, Jitsi, Hangouts etc. On the storage ground, the user can save files in a 500GB hard disk which performs tasks at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute.
Connectivity and Battery
On the connectivity front, the laptop offers option namely - a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, two USB 2.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port. Acting as a fueler is a 4 cell li-ion battery which renders a good amount of backup for long hours.