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HP has good average reviews for its medium processor core laptops as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other brands.
Very Big Total Storage Capacity
The Pavilion 13 has one of the biggest total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the Pavilion 13 the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 500GB.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Pavilion 13 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor core laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Pavilion 13.
Amongst similar types of portable PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Pavilion 13 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Pavilion 13.
Has a Front Camera
The HP Pavilion 13 has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a front camera.
With a weight of only 1.7 kilograms, the Pavilion 13 is quite light compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age. The lightest laptop of this spec and age is 300g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.
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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Pavilion 13 has a very big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Pavilion 13. Medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago have hard drive capacity of between 120GB and 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 570GB.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type and age to it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Pavilion 13 has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Pavilion 13 do not have a touch sensitive screen.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The HP Pavilion 13 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it. The best Wi-Fi standard of all laptops of this spec and age is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
The average width of similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Pavilion 13 is 360mm, and the widths range from 28mm to 430mm. The Pavilion 13 is quite narrow (only 333.2 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the Pavilion 13.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Pavilion 13 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz. When compared to other similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Pavilion 13 that we have checked, the Pavilion 13's on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz is one of the slowest.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 13 is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,000 megahertz, the HP Pavilion 13 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.
Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
The Pavilion 13 has a fairly small maximum internal memory supported by processor (only 16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Pavilion 13. The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of laptops of a similar spec and age to the Pavilion 13 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
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Quite Small Screen Size
The average screen size of portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Pavilion 13 is 15". With a screen size of only 13.3 inches, the Pavilion 13 has a fairly small screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Pavilion 13.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.
Only Three Battery Cells
The Pavilion 13 is a three battery cell count notebook PC.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.
4 Other reasons to consider the HP Pavilion 13
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when HP released the Pavilion 13.
Intel Core I3 Processor Family
The Pavilion 13 has a better processor family than most portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. This HP portable PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the HP Pavilion 13 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Pavilion 13.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 1.9 gigahertz, the HP Pavilion 13 has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago.
We compared all the other 1.9GHz processor clock speed portable PCs to this notebook PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Lenovo ThinkPad T431s is also worth considering.
If this notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to look at the HP EliteBook 850 (2GHz).
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