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HP 15-ac158dx Powerful Affordable Review

HP 15-ac158dx is an affordable 15.6-inch touchscreen laptop that offers a great combination of power and portability. This HP notebook designed for entry to medium level users who need a reliable notebook for hard work in the office and play at home or in the coffee shop. A combination of the 6GB of Raw Access Memory with a ULV Intel Core i5-5200U Broadwell processor delivers fast computing performance for daily use. The HP 14 4.74 lbs touchscreen plastic laptop which measure only at 1 inch thick also relatively light and pretty comfortable to carry around with you.

HP 15-ac158dx Computing Power

Powered by Intel Core i5-5200U processor with 2.2 GHz clocking rates and paired with 6GB of DDR3 SDRAM, the HP 15-ac158dx have more than enough power for daily tasks. You can handle most modern office software without getting any lags. For multitasks, the Intel Broadwell dual core processor is integrated with Turbo Boost technology that gives extra processor speed up to 2.7 GHz. Like its competitor in its price range, the newest HP 15 touchscreen laptop also comes with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 10 Home as the operating system. As the graphics engine, the Intel HD Graphics 5500 will give enough power to run modern casual games in low to medium resolutions.

HP 15-ac158dx notebook
HP 15-ac158dx affordable notebook

The 15.6 inch High Definition touch screen laptop produces a maximum internal native resolution of 1366×768 and supports a 10-point touch technology. Yeah, the WLED backlit laptop’s panel is not promised stunning viewing experience, but its still delivers fairly bring and clear images. Underneath of the 15-ac158dx notebook, you will see two speaker grilles. They may not produce stunning sound, but still delivers decent loud and rich audio in the small room, thanks to the DTS Studio Sound enhancement audio software.

On the top of laptop’s panel, we have a front-facing VGA web camera for video communications. It’s also equipped with the internal digital microphone for voice recording. This newest HP 15 laptop have plenty of internal storage space, thanks to the 1TB of SATA disk drive. So you will get lots benefit and can store thousand of files with only use the internal storage. It’s also equipped with a SuperMulti DVD burner, make it also perfect to replace your old desktop computer. As a desktop replacement, the full-size HP 15 island style keyboard also comes with a 10-numeric keypad for faster-calculating tasks.

HP 15 Design

Like the HP 15-ac151dx, this notebook also entirely made of high-quality black plastic for the casing. Combined the textured diamond pattern design with solid black color make it feels a quite solid and more sturdy. Unlike the previous HP 15.6 inch model, on the center of lid cover, you will find a small HP black logo. The Lithium-polymer removable battery offers more than 4 hours and 30 minutes runtimes on a single charge. Yeah, it’s not a long battery live, but it’s still like typical laptops in this price range. Measures around at 10 x 15.1 x 1 inch, the HP 15 also will fit perfectly in your bag.

HP 15-ac158dx budget laptop
HP 15-ac158dx 15″ laptop

Like its predecessor, the HP 15-ac158dx laptop’s ports are located on either side of the machine. There are USB 3.0 port, 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack, USB 2.0 port, media card reader, RJ-45 port, security lock slot and HDMI port as HDTV connector. For internet connections, this machine has 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet LAN for wired and standard 802.11b/g/n for wireless connection. Hewlett-Packard preinstalls a fairly lots of preinstalled software, includes from third parties, such as HP Recovery Manager, HP Games, HP ePrint, HP Connected, Evernote, McAfee LiveSafe, Netflix and more.

The newest HP 15 touchscreen laptop is an affordable laptop and comes with more computing power than its competitors. There are some interesting features that give a big value for your money, such as DVD drive, plenty of storage, fairly long battery life and pretty thin design. If you are interested, HP 15-ac158dx is ready now with a starting price only at $479. If you are looking a desktop replacement with dedicated graphics, we recommend you to check the HP ENVY m6-p114dx. It’s a powerful 15.6-inch touchscreen laptop with AMD FX-8800P processor and incorporated with an AMD Radeon R7 as the graphics engine.

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