Notebookcheck

HP G32-240US

Specifications

HP G32-240USNotebook: HP G32-240US (G32 Series)
Processor: AMD Turion II P520
Graphics Adapter: ATI Radeon HD 4250
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.2kg
Price: 620 euro
Links: 
Average Score: 60% - poor
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

Reviews for the HP G32-240US

60% HP G32-240US 14-inch Budget Laptop PC
Source: Comp Reviews English

HP's G42-240US may be a very affordable and more compact laptop but it does feature some quirks. Performance is good from the Turion II processor and the faster 7200rpm hard drive but the battery life falls a bit short of the competition. The trackpad and keyboard design will also confuse some users making it more difficult to use. Still, it is a decent system for those wanting to spend under $600


Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/12/2010
Rating: Total score: 60%

Comment

ATI Radeon HD 4250: Onboard graphics card (in the RS880M chipset) for AMD processors with Avivo HD support and technically a higher clocked HD 4200.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


P520: Entry level Dual-Core CPU with a TDP of 25 Watt. Offers a similar performance as a 2.1 - 2.3 GHz Core 2 Duo with 2 MB Level 2 Cache.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.0":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.2 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


HP: The Hewlett-Packard Company, founded 1935, commonly referred to as HP, is a technology corporation headquartered in California, United States. HP specializes in developing and manufacturing computing, storage, and networking hardware, software and services. Major product lines include personal computing devices, enterprise servers, related storage devices, as well as a diverse range of printers and other imaging products. Other product lines, including electronic test equipment and systems, medical electronic equipment, solid state components and instrumentation for chemical analysis. HP posted US $91.7 billion in annual revenue in 2006, making it the world's largest technology vendor in terms of sales. In 2007 the revenue was $104 billion, making HP the first IT company in history to report revenues exceeding $100 billion. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

HP reviews


60%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Toshiba Satellite L645D-S4106
Radeon HD 4250, Phenom II X2 N660
Acer eMachines D442-142G25Mikk
Radeon HD 4250, V-Series V140

Devices with the same GPU

Advent Monza N2
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II N330, 15.6", 2.8 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 15-NVN2PUK
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P320, 15.6", 2.5 kg
HP 625-XN839EA
Radeon HD 4250, V-Series V160, 15.6", 2.5 kg
Toshiba Satellite L655D-S5164RD
Radeon HD 4250, Phenom II X4 P960, 15.6", 2.5 kg
HP ProBook 6555b-WD770EA
Radeon HD 4250, Phenom II X3 N850, 15.6", 2.5 kg
Sony Vaio VPC-EE3J1E/WI
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P340, 15.5", 2.7 kg
Toshiba Satellite C660D-10W
Radeon HD 4250, V-Series V140, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Packard Bell Easynote TK83-RB-005GE
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P320, 15.3", 2.7 kg
Toshiba Satellite C660D-10P
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P340, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Toshiba Satellite L675D-S7049
Radeon HD 4250, Turion II P540, 17.3", 3 kg
Sony Vaio VPC-EF2E1E/WI
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P320, 15.6", 3.1 kg
Sony Vaio VPC-EE3E0E/WI
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P340, 15.5", 2.7 kg
Sony Vaio VPC-EE23FX/BI
Radeon HD 4250, Athlon II P320, 15.5", 2.2 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

HP 15-af119ng
Radeon R5 (Beema/Carrizo-L), A-Series A8-7410, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP Star Wars Special Edition 15-an001na
GeForce 940M, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP Pavilion 15-ab218nh
Radeon R7 M360, Core i3 6100U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
HP Pavilion 15-AB206UR
GeForce 940M, Core i5 5200U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
HP Envy 15-ae102nh
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
HP Spectre x360 15-ap011dx
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 1.906 kg
HP 255 G4
Radeon R5 (Beema/Carrizo-L), A-Series A8-7410, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP Envy 15-ae15030tx
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 5500U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
HP Star Wars Special Edition 15-an050nr
GeForce 940M, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.25 kg
HP Star Wars Special Edition 15-an000nf
GeForce 940M, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP Envy 15-ae101nc
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.5 kg
HP Envy 15-ae030tx
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 5500U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
HP Pavilion 15-P265Ur
GeForce 840M, Core i7 5500U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
HP Envy 15-ae047nd
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 5500U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Current Prices
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > HP > HP G32-240US
Stefan Hinum, 2010-10-22 (Update: 2012-05-26)