Are you HP laptop’s fan and have a plan to buy new touch screen laptop? There are many awesome HP’s multi touch screen laptop that currently available on the market, but if you are looking for a AMD’s laptop and the price is one of your big concern, we think you should take a look at HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-n013dx. Yeah, this is not the best AMD 15.6 inch laptop, but with new AMD Richland Quad Core platform as the heart, the sub-$450 HP Pavilion 15-n013dx TouchSmart laptop still has many strengths and worth for your money.
Under the hood, HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-n013dx laptop comes with AMD Elite A8-5545M Quad-Core Processor as the heart and incorporated with AMD Radeon HD 8510G as graphics engine. Yeah, this is not designed as a gaming machine, but we believe the laptop still gives more than enough performance that you will need for hard work and enjoy some light and multimedia tasks. The processor that clocked around at 1.7GHZ with 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM and optimized with AMD’s Turbo Boost technology (support up to 2.7GHZ when single core active) also promises almost all office and light multimedia tasks run fast and smoothly.
Speaking of design, the Pavilion TouchSmart 15-n013dx laptop is looks like to the $399 Pavilion 15-n019wm laptop. On the silver lid cover, there is a small HP logo with micro dot design that makes it looks a high end HP’s series. For the interior, the sparkling black color with HP Imprint design makes the budget friendly laptop looks more solid. In term of size, the 15.6 inch laptop has dimension 10.x 15.2 x 1 inches and weighing around at 5.6 lbs with 4-cell Lithium Ion battery. Yeah, this is not the most thin and light machine, but we think the HP’s still easy and comfortable for travel companions.
Like the previous model, the 15.6 inch laptop boasts a High Definition Touch Screen widescreen display with HP’s BrightView technology, provides very bright, crisp and stunning color for images, 720p video and games. It supports 10-point touch and can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels. On the center of sparkling black bezel, the HP’s TrueVision High Definition web camera that integrated with digital microphone offers fairly crisp and stunning color for face to face video chats and video recording.
Like other laptop on its price, HP TouchSmart 15-n013dx laptop offers 500GB of Serial ATA Hard Disk Drive with HP ProtectSmart and has spinning speed of 5400 rpm. There are also dual Altec Lansing stereo speakers that optimized by Dolby Advanced Audio, provides very crisp and loud audio reproduction, especially for small room. The black full size keyboard has large keypad and full numeric keypad on the side, promises fast and accurate typing session, especially if used on the office desk.
Around the edges, this machine also brings full range of port interface, such as 3.5mm audio combo jack, two USB 3.0 port, single USB 2.0 port, VGA port, RJ 45 for Ethernet LAN connector, security lock slot and HDMI port with support 1080p HD video playback on bigger HDTV. Moreover, the AMD’s laptop also equipped with 10/100Base-T Ethernet LAN, WiFi 802.11b/g/n for internet connection and a Super Multi DVD drive with multi format supports.
There are also full range of useful applications, such as Dragon Notes, CyberLink app (PowerDirector, PhotoDirector and Power2Go), HP Connected (Music, Photo), Windows Live Essentials and more. Yeah, this is not designed for business or professional users, but for small home business and student user, the 15-n013dx laptop’s still gives the power that you will need. So, what do you think? If you interested, HP Pavilion TouchSmart 15-n013dx laptop is now available for US budget conscious costumer with a starting price around at $429. If you are on the market for 17.3 inch laptop, we recommend you to check the Pavilion 17-e009wm laptop that shipped with AMD A4-5000 processor and priced only around at $398.