The HP 17-x011ds (X2E44UA) features a large display featuring a quick-responsive touch screen. You can save a large number of files in the massive storage and the battery backup is great. An ample amount of RAM outputs great multitasking performance. However, the processor is weak which is a major disappointment in this budget.
Display and Configuration
The HP 17-x011ds (X2E44UA) features a large 17.3-inch HD+ SVA WLED-backlit touchscreen display which outputs a screen resolution of 1,600 x 900 pixels. In order to run the system, there is a 1.6GHz Intel Pentium Quad-Core N3710 processor assisted by an 8GB of DDR4 RAM and an inbuilt Intel HD graphics card. The laptop boots on Windows 10 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Body Looks, Camera and Battery
The HP 17-x011ds (X2E44UA) measures 417 x 279 x 24.9mm and weighs 2.6Kg. It has a well-crafted body with elegant looks. It is available in two colours - white and silver. There is a webcam present above the display screen which comes in handy for video calling and recording needs. Acting as an energy provider is a 3 cell Li-ion battery which keeps the entertainment on for long hours.
Input Devices and Sound
The two common input devices - a touchpad with multitouch gestures support and a Full-size island-style keyboard perform well. The two speakers (DTS Studio Sound) output charming sound wave.
Storage and Connectivity
In terms of storage, the laptop features a massive 1TB SATA hard disk. It performs task at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute Like other laptops, the HP 17-x011ds (X2E44UA) also features a wide range of options such as 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 and a microphone jack.