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HP Pavilion Sleekbook TouchSmart 15-b153sg

Specifications

HP Pavilion Sleekbook TouchSmart 15-b153sgNotebook: HP Pavilion Sleekbook TouchSmart 15-b153sg (Pavilion Sleekbook 15 Series)
Processor: AMD A-Series A4-4355M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7400G
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.494kg
Price: 479 euro
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Average Score: 66.67% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: 41%, performance: 39%, features: 68%, display: 64% mobility: 64%, workmanship: 76%, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the HP Pavilion Sleekbook TouchSmart 15-b153sg

76% Review HP Pavilion Sleekbook TouchSmart 15-b153sg Notebook | Notebookcheck
Low-cost touchscreen. Laptop sales are in decline, the outlook is gloomy. Can a touchscreen help reverse this trend? HP certainly hopes so, equipping a 450 Euros (~$588) device with such a panel. But does this also equate to a possible tipping point for the cheap laptop segment?

Foreign Reviews

67% HP Pavilion Touchsmart Sleekbook 15-b153sg (D2W96EA)
Source: Chip Test & Kauf - Heft 2/2014 German DE→EN
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/16/2014
Rating: Total score: 67%
57% Schnäppchen-Ultrabook mit Schwächen
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 57% price: 41% performance: 14% features: 77% display: 66% mobility: 46% ergonomy: 80%

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 7400G: Processor graphics card that is built into the Trinity A4 series APUs from AMD (e.g. A4-4355M). Based on the VLIW4 architecture of the Radeon HD 6900 desktop series.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

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


A4-4355M: 17W ULV-Trinity, 1 module at 1.9 - 2.4 GHz, HD 7400G GPU» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.494 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


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


66.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-09- 4 (Update: 2013-09- 4)