Now that we’ve begun with the Envy series of laptops we should continue with presenting you some other gadgets from this big series and we’re speaking about the HP Envy 17 series. Be sure that these gadgets outperform a desktop PC and with their advanced graphics you won’t remain disappointed at all, but you’re going to know more and more about these from our review.
This outstanding gadget is a perfect mixture of beauty and power and you’re going to be convinced of this fact. Let’s start with saying that it has an Intel Core i5 processor that has the Turbo Boost feature, also let’s mention that you have the ability of upgrading it to the Intel Core i7 Quad Core processor and how does this sound?
The Windows 7 Home Premium operating system will help you in your daily activities and you won’t question yourself how you can use an application or another.
There’s the ATI mobility Radeon HD 5850 graphics together with the 1GB of DDR5 VRAM and DirectX 11 support that ensure you as a consumer the best gaming experience ever and you won’t remain disappointed, furthermore you won’t get bored at all with this type of gadget in your hands.
Another thing that needs to be specified is the fact that the HP Envy 17 has a 4GB DDR3 system memory which is expandable to 8GB and this is more than you need. In case you have a lot of stuff in your laptop, the expanded variant will definitely be useful….
There’s the dual hard drive that has up to 1TB or an optional 160GB Solid State drive flash and this ensure extra battery life for you laptop. After all, this gadget is a personal asset that needs to be taken all over the places you intend on going, remember?
The HP ProtectSmart is that feature that protects your data in case you drop your laptop and you wouldn’t want to lose something from it, or would you?
The island-style backlit keyboard is comfortable and it has numeric keypad, things that make typing a pleasant experience. Also, you won’t get annoyed tapping or clicking too much, because the oversized click pad is very easy to handle and on top of all, it’s oversized which is an extra big plus.
The 6-cell battery runs your gadget up to 2.5 hours and you can upgrade it to a 9 cell one that offers up to four hours of battery life, thing that can be unpleasant sometimes because you want your gadget near you as much as possible.
The 17.3” HD display has 45% color gamut that ensures crystal-clear viewing and there’s also the HP TrueVision HD webcam with digital microphones that will help you be seen even if the surrounding light doesn’t help you at all.