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HP Pavilion dv7-1140eg

Specifications

HP Pavilion dv7-1140egNotebook: HP Pavilion dv7-1140eg (Pavilion dv7-1000 Series)
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo P7350
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
Display: 17.0 inch, 16:10, 1440x900 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3.5kg
Price: 900 euro
Average Score: 75.33% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 83%, performance: 78%, features: 84%, display: 75% mobility: 66%, workmanship: 89%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the HP Pavilion dv7-1140eg

69% PC raus, Notebook rein
Source: PC Go - 12/08 German
Comparison, , Length Unknown, Date: 12/01/2008
Rating: Total score: 69% price: 90%
77% HP Pavillion dv7-1140eg
Source: Gamestar German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/14/2008
Rating: Total score: 77% price: 70% performance: 75% display: 75%
80% Test: HP Pavilion dv7-1140eg – flottes Notebook für wenig Geld
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/11/2008
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% performance: 81% features: 84% mobility: 66% workmanship: 89% emissions: 90%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT: Successor of the 8600M GT and because of the smaller 65nm production process the card is higher clocked (and therefore faster) with the same current consumption.Furthermore, it features an improved video processor (VP3) and HybridPower to save current (in conjunction with the 9100M G).

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.


Intel Core 2 Duo: This is the Core Duo and Core Solo successor with a longer pipeline and 5-20% more speed without more power consumption. As an addition to the Core Duo design there exists a fourth decoder, an amplified SSE-unit and an additional arithmetical logical unit (ALU).

The Core 2 Duo for laptops is identical to the desktop Core 2 Duo processors but the notebook-processors work with lower voltages (0.95 to 1188 Volt) and a lower Frontside bus clock (1066 vs 667 MHz). The performance of equally clocked notebooks is 20-25% lower than Desktop PCs because of the lower Frontside bus clock and the slower hard disks.


P7350:

Entry level Core 2 Duo processor with 3 MB Level 2 Cache and due to the 25 Watt TDP also suited for 13" laptops.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.0":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

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


3.5 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


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


75.33%: 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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HP Pavilion dv7-1140eg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2008-12- 8 (Update: 2012-05-26)