The HP 17-j184nr (E8A23UA) is a powerful all-round laptop capable of handling both personal and professional tasks efficiently. With an immensely powerful processor, 1TB hard disk, 8GB RAM and a large display, the laptop exudes a premium appeal. Finally a good quality 2GB external graphics card and Beats audio speakers handles multimedia efficiently and takes gaming to a higher level.
Display and design
The HP 17-j184nr (E8A23UA) laptop boasts of a massive 17.3-inch Full HD Anti-glare LED-backlit Display with a maximum resolution support up to 1920 x 1080 Pixels. The large and technologically advanced display unit gives you crystal clear visuals and keeps hooked to the screen. The silver lustrous chassis has a waistline of 30.7 mm and weighs 2.7 Kg. The input peripherals that the laptop brings with itself are - a Clickpad with Multi-touch Gesture Support and a Full-size island-style backlit keyboard with numeric keypad.
Processor and OS
At the heart of the device spurring all the operations, is an immensely powerful and fast 4th generation Intel Core i7-4702MQ processor clocked at 2.2 GHz and is based on a chipset. For a better optimized performance and multitasking, the CPU is further strengthened by a 8GB RAM in a 1 x 8 Gigabyte memory layout and working at a speed of 1600 Mhz. The RAM can be further increased up to 16GB via one DIMM memory slot. If you are involved in intensive sound and video editing sessions and specially if you are a gaming freak, this is the device you should look for. The powerful dedicated 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M graphic processor makes this laptop a gaming paradise and also provides rich graphics when you watch movies. The Laptop sails on the latest 64-bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, storage and multimedia
The machine poses a HP TrueVision webcam and dual array digital microphone for providing crystal clear and noise free video calls. This laptop relieves you of any kind of storage problem as it is packed with a 1TB SATA hard disk to let you store your softwares, movies , songs, other important data and what not. The highly advanced Blu-ray player and SuperMulti DVD burner facilitates quick copying files from discs or DVDs and also burning data on them. Presence of Beats Audio quad speakers and two subwoofers takes entertainment to a different level altogether.
Battery and connectivity
The 6 Cell Li-Ion battery makes sure that the laptop gives you an uninterrupted service for 4.30 hours. The networking and connectivity features come in the form of Ethernet, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, four USB 4.0 slots, HDMI port and Digital Media Reader.