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HP ENVY TouchSmart 15
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HP ENVY TouchSmart 15 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 12GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 12GB Jun 2014
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
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16 Reasons For

HP Has Good Portable PC Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all HP laptops and also specifically for HP many processor cores laptops and found that in both cases HP had good ratings compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This notebook PC has a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 has one of the bigger total storage capacitys (1,000 gigabyte) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ENVY TouchSmart 15 is 32GB, the biggest is 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 730GB.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The HP ENVY TouchSmart 15 has one of the bigger internal memorys (12 gigabytes) amongst laptops of this age. Portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ENVY TouchSmart 15 have internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP ENVY TouchSmart 15 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a Front Camera

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 has a front camera. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for a similar time to the ENVY TouchSmart 15 also have a front camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the ENVY TouchSmart 15.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Eight Processor Threadss

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 has more processor threadss than most of the laptops that were launched around the same time as the ENVY TouchSmart 15. This portable PC is a eight processor threads laptop compared to most of the portable PCs that were released more than two years ago which only have between four and seven processor threadss.

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Four Number of Built-In Speakerss

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 is a four number of built-in speakers notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type only have between one and three number of built-in speakerss.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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Has a Touchscreen

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 has a touchscreen, unlike most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ENVY TouchSmart 15 which do not have a touchscreen.

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Silver EPEAT Compliance

This laptop has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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3 Reasons Against

Only Beats Audio Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The HP ENVY TouchSmart 15 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is actually the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than two years.

Amongst similar types of laptop the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP ENVY TouchSmart 15

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

The ENVY TouchSmart 15 has a fairly typical processor frequency (2.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the HP ENVY TouchSmart 15 has a fairly standard display diagonal compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the ENVY TouchSmart 15.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.6 kilograms, the ENVY TouchSmart 15 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable type 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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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
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 Form Factor
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
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
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
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
Island-Style Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
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
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
Password Protection Type
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

User Reviews

(14)
Reviewed 17 September 2015 by Matthew
(Verified Purchase)

Nice laptop. Doesn't seem quite as stable as my old Dell and the shell is easily scratched. The mouse pad colour bas also worn away very quickly. Touchscreen is awesome.

Reviewed 31 December 2014 by Amazon Customer "Chalks"
(Verified Purchase)

Good laptop, not so happy with Windows 8.1 so replaced with W7.

Reviewed 31 December 2014 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Good laptop, not so happy with Windows 8.1 so replaced with W7.

Although I did not buy this laptop from Amazon and bought it directly from HP I would like to warn others of the appalling problems I have had with this laptop and the problems are still... Read more…

Reviewed 19 November 2014 by Claus Heinrich

I bought this laptop and i am very surprised about the good quality for this low price. i use it to work and my son play games on it. ;) the name of the game was titanfall. i think other games... Read more…

Reviewed 3 October 2014 by Angus Nicolson
(Verified Purchase)

A great laptop. For having a good processer it can be slightly slow but is usually unnoticeable. It has a beautiful design and works effortlessly. Does many things dearer, top ended laptops do,... Read more…

Reviewed 15 September 2014 by Ahmed A.

Fantastic laptop graphics is good.

(Verified Purchase)

The design of laptop and touch screen, i7 were all good.. But HP has all extra stuff which i think sometimes slows down the laptop. I just suspect. However, its speed is quite good when i throw... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Awesome laptop, dual graphics cards, excellent graphics, no hardware issues (so far in 2 months), very good keyboard with backlighting, amazing value for money. My only complaint is that it lacks... Read more…

Reviewed 1 August 2014 by Retro Scendence "retroscendence"
(Verified Purchase)

Straight out the box and the mousepad / trackpad doesn't work. Contacted HP support, went through all the possible diagnostics etc, and told it must be faulty so I should return it for a... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 15j143, 15j143n, 15j143na, hp 15j143, hp 15j143n, hp 15j143na
Barcodes 00888793319529

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