The HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-d045nr (F5Y19UA) is a good performer for daily usage. The battery backup is good and the touchscreen is quick to respond. However, the price falls a little on the higher side due to the absence of Full HD display and an upgraded processor in this budget.
Display, Configuration and Body Looks
The HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-d045nr (F5Y19UA) features a 15.6-inch HD BrightView LED backlit touchscreen display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Under the hood, there is a 2.4GHz Intel Core i3-3110M processor coupled by 4GB of DDR3 RAM. An integrated Intel HD 4000 GPU outputs good quality visualisation. The laptop runs on Windows 8.1 Home Basic operating system floating upon 64-bit architecture. The laptop comes in a black coloured body which is shiny and glossy. It measures 378 x 259 x 30mm and weighs 2.8Kg.
Camera, Input Devices and Battery
The user can enjoy video calling by installing apps such as SKYPE with the help of a webcam present above the bezel. One can also shoot videos and post in websites such as YouTube or share it on personal ground. A touchpad with multi-touch gestures support without on/off button, a full size island keyboard with numeric keypad and a DVD writer are the input devices available in the HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-d045nr (F5Y19UA). The laptop gets its energy from a 4 cell li-ion battery which claims to keep the show running for long hours.
Storage, Connectivity and Sound
As far as the storage is concerned, the HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-d045nr (F5Y19UA) houses a 750GB hard disk. It performs task at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute. Connectivity options include a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, one USB 3.0 slot, two USB 2.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack and a microphone jack. The stereo speakers featuring HD Audio Solution delivers crisp clear sound wave.