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HP ENVY 15
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HP ENVY 15 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB Sep 2014
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HP ENVY 15 Late 2011 Model Review
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18 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Medium processor cores notebook PCs produced by HP have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all notebook PCs (not just medium processor cores notebook PCs) and found that HP also has good reviews across its entire range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years the discrete graphics adapter memorys range from 0.51GB to 4GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.1GB. The ENVY 15 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memorys (4 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

Most laptops of a comparable type and age to the ENVY 15 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the ENVY 15 which has three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the ENVY 15 is 510GB, and the total storage capacitys range from 1GB to 1.5TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the ENVY 15 has a very big total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the ENVY 15.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

When compared to other similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ENVY 15 that we have assessed, the ENVY 15's internal memory of 8 gigabytes is one of the biggest. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have internal memorys of between 1GB and 16GB.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years is 15", and the display diagonals range from 10" to 18". The ENVY 15 has one of the bigger display diagonals (15.6 inches) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the ENVY 15 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all laptops that have been available for more than two years.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of laptop.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The ENVY 15 has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The ENVY 15 has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type also have a front camera.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB. With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the HP ENVY 15 has one of the bigger hard drive capacitys amongst portable PCs of this age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Has a Touchscreen

Unlike most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago which do not have a touchscreen, the ENVY 15 has a touchscreen.

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots on notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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8 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the ENVY 15 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst notebook PCs of this age. Notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ENVY 15 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The ENVY 15 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of this age and spec the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age. 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 Slow Processor Frequency

Notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ENVY 15 have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz. With a processor frequency of only 1.7 gigahertz, the ENVY 15 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the ENVY 15.

If this medium processor cores notebook PC processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung ATIV Book 9[plb_2413902_price] (1.8GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The ENVY 15 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity notebook PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The slowest hard drive speed of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the ENVY 15 is 4,200 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM. The HP ENVY 15 has a quite slow hard drive speed (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ENVY 15.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP ENVY 15

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when HP released the ENVY 15.

Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the ENVY 15 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the ENVY 15.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

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User Reviews

(456)
Reviewed 12 December 2015 by KUbbFan
KUbbFan would recommend the HP Envy x360 m6 15

Was hesitant to buy this one but when it went on sale for $549 and can return by Jan 15th if not happy with it, I decided to give it a try. This is now the 4th laptop I have purchased and am... Read more…

Reviewed 9 January 2016 by SadPerson
(Verified Purchase)

I got a great deal, price wise, but it was a sad let down. HP support updates are very slow. The essential ones do not self-download and this causes problems. Every time I wake it up from sleep... Read more…

Reviewed 1 February 2016 by Sunny

Got this on thanksgiving from store for a pretty good discount as it was the only best option i could find and also recommended by the store member. Loved the ergonomics,flexible touch... Read more…

Reviewed 8 January 2016 by Dahotbeans
(Verified Purchase)

I bought it brand new during the black friday sales. Two weeks later the screen turns gray whenever i put the screen down then up again. Same thing happens if i put it to sleep, close it, open it... Read more…

Reviewed 16 December 2015 by Navygirl
Navygirl would recommend the HP Envy x360 m6 15 (Verified Purchase)

Really love this laptop. Works well for multitasking. Bought myself one, then purchased one for my husband...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 15u070, 15k000, 15u050, 15k035, 15u001, 15k016, 15u000, 15k005, 15k102, 15k004, 15k101, 15u000n, 15k005s, 15k102t, 15k004t, 15k101t, 15u070n, 15k000n, 15u050e, 15k035n, 15u050s, 15u001n, 15k016n, 15k101tx, 15u070nb, 15k000ng, 15u050er, 15k035nd, 15u050sr, 15u001ng
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