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HP ENVY 15
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HP ENVY 15 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 12GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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14 Reasons For

HP Laptops Have Good Reviews

Many processor cores laptops manufactured by HP have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just many processor cores laptops) and found that HP also has good ratings across its entire range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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

Most laptops that were launched more than two years ago 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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12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

The ENVY 15 has a newer on-board graphics adapter DirectX version than most many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it. This notebook PC has a 12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, whereas most many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago have an 11 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version.

This notebook PC's on-board graphics adapter DirectX version (12) is actually the best on-board graphics adapter DirectX version across all many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the ENVY 15.

The worst on-board graphics adapter DirectX version amongst similar types of notebook PC is 11.2/12.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

At 2.5 gigahertz, the HP ENVY 15 has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the ENVY 15. The slowest processor frequency of similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago is 1GHz, the fastest is 3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the ENVY 15 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. The average total storage capacity of laptops of this age and type is 730GB, and the total storage capacitys range from 32GB to 2TB.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The internal memorys of portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the ENVY 15 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB. At 12 gigabytes, the ENVY 15 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the ENVY 15.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP ENVY 15 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the ENVY 15 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The ENVY 15 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ENVY 15 also have a front camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all laptops that were released around the same time as the ENVY 15.

Across comparable types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The HP ENVY 15 is a eight processor threads laptop.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Silver EPEAT Compliance

This notebook PC has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is the most commonly found EPEAT compliance on similar spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The ENVY 15 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only Beats Audio Audio System

This portable PC audio system, which is the most frequently found audio system on portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

With a battery capacity (Watt hours) of only 41 watt-hours, the ENVY 15 has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. The average battery capacity (Watt hours) of comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as the ENVY 15 is 64Wh, and the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 30Wh to 2,700Wh.

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Only Four Number of Battery Cellss

The ENVY 15 is a four number of battery cells laptop.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The ENVY 15 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. This portable PC has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards, whereas most many processor cores laptops that have been available for a similar time to it have an 802.11n wi-Fi standards.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is actually the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the ENVY 15.

The best Wi-Fi standard amongst similar types of laptop is 802.11n.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The average hard drive speed of many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the ENVY 15 is 5,900 RPM, and the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM. With a hard drive speed of only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the HP ENVY 15 has one of the slower hard drive speeds amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP ENVY 15

Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the ENVY 15 over two years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the ENVY 15 has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

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Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the ENVY 15 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ENVY 15.

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HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago. 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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Specification

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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 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
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL 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 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
Accelerometer
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
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® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
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
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
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® 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
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

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Expert Reviews

(37)
12 October 2015

A large convertible laptop with decent performance, but it doesn't excel in any area...

16 September 2015

Slowed down. Everyone thinking about buying HP's new convertible in an unusual 15-inch size will need patience. The sluggish hard drive needlessly slows down the system. A high-quality screen... Read more…

19 January 2015

There's a strangeness to the HP Envy X2 (15-c001tu) that's hard to overcome. This mostly comes from its detachable keyboard, which features a touchpad on the right side, rather than below the... Read more…

27 October 2014

This machine looks good and has reasonable power, but it's unremarkable in laptop mode and is too large to work as a convincing tablet ? and the poor screen afflicts both types of usage. The HP's...

17 September 2014

Like some other moderately priced 15-inch-class touchscreen laptops we've seen of late, the HP Envy x360 is too heavy and too slow to be a road-warrior's dream machine. But the handsome high-res... Read more…

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User Reviews

(224)
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 16 January 2016 by Paul
(Verified Purchase)

The computer is not bad it does have a nice feature to be able to flip over and turn into a tablet but anytime I just shut the computer without turning it off when I open it up I get a bunch of... Read more…

Reviewed 11 January 2016 by Derek

-Overall quality of the first laptop I tried wasn't that great. -Trackpad seemed too lose and just lightly tapping it would make it creak. -Main issue was constant "display driver failure"(s).... Read more…

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

I selected this laptop based on the recommendations of the staff and my needs. Great laptop for the price and more than enough to get me through my online classes!

Reviewed 13 December 2015 by Fatalbert04
Fatalbert04 would recommend the HP Envy x360 m6 15 (Verified Purchase)

Enjoy using it - makes me feel like I joined the knowledgable crew...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 15k058, 15k163, hp 2in1, 15k163c, 15k058c, 15k058ca, 15k163cl, hp 15w237, hp i77500, hp 15w237c, hp i77500u, hp 15w237cl

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