The HP 15-ba042nr (Z2K88UA) laptop has great battery backup. You can enjoy movies, games, surfing for long hours. The strong processor results in great performance in the system and you get an ample amount of storage. However, a Full HD display or dedicated GPU was expected in this budget.
Display and Configuration
The HP 15-ba042nr (Z2K88UA) laptop comes with a 15.6-inch HD SVA BrightView WLED backlit display which features a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. In order to run the system, there is a 2.4GHz AMD Quad-Core A10-9600P processor aided by 4GB of DDR4 RAM and an integrated AMD Radeon R5 GPU. The laptop boots on Windows 10 Home Basic operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Body and Input Devices
The laptop is well designed in a silver coloured body which looks glossy and shiny. It measures 384.3 x 254.6 x 24.3mm and weighs 2.14Kg. Like other laptops, the HP 15-ba042nr (Z2K88UA) also offers three common input devices - a touchpad with touch gesture support, a full size island style with numeric keypad and a DVD writer.
Camera and Storage
A 720p HD webcam is stacked in the laptop for video calling and recording needs. It captures clear quality videos and supports 720p HD recording. In terms of storage, the user can create a library of files in a 1TB SATA hard disk present inside the system.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop sips its juice from a 3 cell li-ion battery which keeps the show running for long hours. On the connectivity front, the HP 15-ba042nr (Z2K88UA) offers a wide range of options such as a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, one USB 3.0 slot, one USB 2.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack and a microphone jack.