The HP ENVY TouchSmart 14 4-1105dx (C6N88UA) is a nice touchscreen laptop with dual storage and sound battery backup. It is light in weight, easy to carry around. The performance is good for daily usage. However, a Full HD display was expected in this price range.
Display and Configuration
The HP ENVY TouchSmart 14 4-1105dx (C6N88UA) comes with a 14-inch HD BrightView LED-backlit touchscreen display. It has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels and runs on Windows 8 operating system. The system is driven by a 1.8GHz Intel Core i3-3217U processor coupled with a 4GB of RAM and an integrated Intel HD 4000 graphics card. The laptop runs on Windows 8 operating system floating upon 64-bit architecture.
Storage and Camera
The laptop houses dual storage - a 500GB SATA hard disk with 5,400RPM speed and a 32GB solid state drive. Coming to the camera, there is a 720p HD webcam stacked in the HP ENVY TouchSmart 14 4-1105dx (C6N88UA) for video calling and recording needs. It captures superb quality videos.
Input Devices and Sound
A touchpad with multi touch gesture support, a Full-size island style keyboard without numeric keypad and a DVD writer are the input devices available in the HP ENVY TouchSmart 14 4-1105dx (C6N88UA). The stereo speakers with a subwoofer deliver enhanced sound quality which is pleasant to the ears.
Body Looks, Connectivity and Battery
The laptop is well-designed in a silver coloured body with elegant looks. It measures 339.8 x 235.7 x 19.8mm and weighs only 1.75Kg. The networking options available in the HP ENVY TouchSmart 14 4-1105dx (C6N88UA) are - Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, two USB 3.0 slots, a headphone jack and a microphone jack. Acting as an energy booster is a 4 cell Li-Po battery which renders long hours of backup.