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HP Pavilion dv7-6135dx

Specifications

HP Pavilion dv7-6135dxNotebook: HP Pavilion dv7-6135dx (Pavilion dv7t Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2410M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 6490M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3kg
Price: 800 euro
Average Score: 70% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)

Reviews for the HP Pavilion dv7-6135dx

70% HP Pavilion dv6-6135dx
Source: PC Mag English
Granted, the HP Pavilion dv6-6135dx doesn't measure up to its competition in terms of productivity and multimedia performance.But it offers the best graphics bang for your buck in this price range, and the Blu-ray drive is icing on the cake. If you're looking for an affordable desktop replacement with some graphics chops and can live with mediocre processing power, put the dv6-6135dx at the top of your list. If you require more speed and wireless options such as WiDi, WiMAX, and Bluetooth, stick with the Lenovo IdeaPad V570-1066A9U.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/08/2011
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% HP Pavilion dv7-6135dx
Source: PC Mag English
Buyers looking at the HP Pavilion dv7-6135dx may be put off by some of the things that are missing, like a Blu-ray drive or a quad-core processor, but the price tag is still hard to pass up. If you want all the bells and whistles, and don't mind spending $170 more to get them, then the Editors' Choice HP Pavilion dv7-6143cl is probably a better fit for you. If you want a desktop replacement laptop that meets all for your day-to-day needs without costing a bundle, the HP Pavilion dv7-6135dx should definitely be on your shopping list.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/07/2011
Rating: Total score: 70%

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 6490M: Entry to middle class graphics card based on the Seymore XT codename with support for fast GDDR5. The chip can be clocked at 700-750 with GDDR5 and 800 with slow DDR3.

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.


2410M:

Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.3 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.6-2.9 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1200 MHz Turbo).

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


17.3": Meanwhile the 17 inch display size is a more frequently offered standard format for desktop-replacements. The DTR-laptops can't be carried easily, need much energy but on the other side texts can be read easily and high resolutions are no problem. DTR mainly are intended for stationary usage on desks, where the weight and the energy need are unimportant.
» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


3 kg: This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in 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 %

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70%: 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, 2011-07-26 (Update: 2012-05-26)