Posts Tagged ‘HP’

HP Pavilion dv6 Laptop Sports Quad-Core CPUs

HP Pavilion dv6 Red

The new HP Pavilion dv6 is a laptop that features a 15.6″ touchscreen display and it will make its debut on May 19th.  The laptop sports Quad Core CPUs, AMD or Intel at your choice, up to 1TB of storage capacity, equipped with Altec Lansing speakers on an advanced Dolby audio system, HDMI, VGA and eSATA.

Also, the dv6 uses company’s MediaSmart and TouchSmart software which provides support for entertainment apps such as Hulu, Twitter and other. The laptop is available in a brushed aluminum casing or in HP imprint finishes in black cherry, champagne and sonoma red.


HP Has Launched The EliteBook 8740w Core i7 Notebook

HP Elitebook

The EliteBook family from HP has a new member, the HP EliteBook 8740w Core i7 Notebook.

The notebook has a 17″ LED backlit Full HD display ( 1920 x 1080 pixels ). As processor you can choose between Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i7, the most powerful being the Intel Core i7 1.73GHz 820QM. Graphics come with 1GB  Nvidia Quadro and ATI FirePro.

Also, you can upgrade the RAM memory up to 16GB and you can also choose from a variety of 7200 RPM hard drives. And yes, this notebook features USB 3.0. Other features include 2MP webcam, eSATA, VGA, RJ45, Firewire.


HP ENVY 15 Offers High Performance

HP ENVY 15 Core

The HP ENVY 15 is a very thin laptop, measuring just 1″ in thickness, but you will very surprised when you’ll take a look under its “hood”. The laptop is powered by an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor, at your choice. It supports up to 16GB DDR3 and features a 320GB HDD and updated 1GB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5830 graphics.

The 15.6″ HP ENVY comes with a USB 3.0 port and it also features Night Vision WebCamera, Wireless-N and pre-loaded Windows 7. (more…)

HP Unveils Overpriced Mini 5102 Netbook

HP Mini 5102

The brand new Mini 5102 from HP has been unveiled, but with some “minor” changes about the pricing, being sold for $749 instead of $399( when it was announced) . It sports a 1.66GHz Atom N450 CPU, 2GB RAM, 160GB 7200RPM HDD, 10.1-inch display with 1024 x 600 resolution, 2MP webcam, Wi-Fi connectivity and Bluetooth 2.1 .

One of the reasons for the high price of this model is that Windows XP Professional is available through Windows 7 downgrade rights, but it is still hope for a cheaper version, as HP promised some time ago.

Via ubergizmo

HP’s TouchSmart line-up has New “Members”

HP's New TouchSmart

HP‘s TouchSmart line-up contains now 3 new models with different screen sizes. The first one, the tm2, has a 12-inch multitouch screen and it is powered by a SU7300 1.3GHz ULV processor, 3GB DDR3 memory, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4550 graphic card and it sells for $950.

The second one, the dv6t, has a 15.6-inch screen and features a 2.4GHz Core i5-520M processor, 3GB DDR3 RAM, 320 GB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GT 320M graphic card and it will cost you $930.

The third new model from HP, the dv7t features the same system configuration as the other two but has a larger mutitouch screen of 17.3-inch and it will go on sale for $999.

Via gizmodo

HP Delivers First USB 3.0 Laptops


USB 3.0 is the next big thing in data transfer technology right now and computer manufacturers are stepping over each other to deliver machines with built in USB 3.0 technology.

HP has apparently won the  race and managed to sell the first laptops with implemented USB 3.0 technology. The HP Envy 15 (if you opt for the ATI 5830 graphics and  quad-core i7 processor version) and the Elitebooks 8540p and 8540w have built in USB 3.0 and allow data transfers 10 times faster than before (provided you connect to another USB 3.0 device).

USB 3.0 is backwards compatible, so you’ll be able to connect to older equipment, only it won’t works as well.

via I4U

HP Mini 311 Netbook – Overclocking for Better Gaming Performance

Not satisfied with the poor performance results when you run gaming tests on your HP Mini 311 Netbook? Then you should know that the netbooks aren’t designed for gaming. Even so, there is still a solution for you in order to increase the gaming performance of your netbook. Some guys from MyHpMini forums managed to overclock the Atom CPU in the NVidia ION powered HP Mini 311 from 1.85 GHz to 2.1 GHz. They say that the key is the ASRock OC Tuner software with some tweaks. The results of increasing performance are remarkable. If you are looking for a step-by-step explanation of the overclocking process, click here.

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HP Mini 311 Netbook Overclocking