The HP 17-x016ds (W2N06UA) laptop comes with an expensive price tag and offers large-sized display. It has good elements such as ample RAM capacity, large storage space, excellent battery backup etc. However, in spite of these features, the laptop fails to impress when it comes to processor. Go for it only if you don't need to run heavy apps or software as a part of your job or hobby.
Display and Configuration
The HP 17-x016ds (W2N06UA) laptop comes with a superb large 17.3-inch HD+ SVA BrightView WLED backlit display which outputs a screen resolution of 1,600 x 900 pixels. The system is managed by a 1.6GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N3710 processor coupled by 8GB of DDR3 RAM. The laptop runs on Windows 10 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Body Looks and Input Devices
The laptop is well crafted in a silver coloured body which is very shiny and glossy. It measures 417 x 279 x 24.9mm and is a bit heavy in weight, say 2.6Kg. A touchpad with multi touch gesture support, a full-size island style keyboard, and a superMulti DVD burner are the input devices available in the HP 17-x016ds (W2N06UA).
Camera and Storage
The laptop has an integrated webcam and features an inbuilt microphone for video calling/ recording purposes. A massive 2TB SATA hard disk is available for the user when it comes to storage needs. It performs well and it revolves at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute.
Connectivity and Battery
In terms of networking, the laptop offers many options 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 and a microphone jack. The laptop sips its juice from a 3 cell li-ion battery which keeps the show running for long hours.