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HP Pavilion dv6-3051sg

Specifications

HP Pavilion dv6-3051sgNotebook: HP Pavilion dv6-3051sg (Pavilion dv7 Series)
Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 P920
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 1024 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.5kg
Price: 750 euro
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Average Score: 79.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 85%, features: 70%, display: 73% mobility: 76%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 87%, emissions: 79%

Reviews for the HP Pavilion dv6-3051sg

78% Review HP Pavilion dv6-3051sg Notebook | Notebookcheck
Elegant Entertainer. The HP Pavilion dv6 sparkles with its elegant design, high-end materials and strong configuration with a quad core CPU and HD 5650 graphics. Will this sparkle withstand closer examination? We take the test.

Foreign Reviews

81% Test HP Pavilion dv6-3051sg Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/22/2010
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 87% display: 79% mobility: 74% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 85% emissions: 80%
80% HP Pavilion dv6-3051sg Entertainment Notebook
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/28/2010
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 90% display: 70% mobility: 80% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 80%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650: Middle class DirectX 11 capable graphics card with a power consumption of about 15-20 Watt. Supports Eyevision (up to 6 monitors)

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

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


P920: Slow clocked quad core CPU for mid size laptops (due to the 25 W TDP). Single threaded applications and games suffer from the low core speed.» 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.


2.5 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


79.67%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2010-08-19 (Update: 2012-05-26)