HP 15-r264dx is great 15.6 inch multi-touch screen laptop with compact design that designed for day to day productivity in office or on the occasional business trips. This laptop also perfect for entertainment at home or when you on the coffee shop. Comes with the Intel Core i3-5010U dual core processor as the heart, the 15-r264dx TouchSmart laptop is may not promises ultimate performances to play demanding multimedia and 3D games. But if you are on the market for touch-screen laptop and the price is one of your big concern, the newest HP 15 TouchSmart laptop series still gives a big value for hard work and play.
HP 15-r264dx Design
This is may an entry level laptop and designed for a budget laptop shopper. But with black licorice color that combined with HP Finished for entires design make the newest HP 15 laptop model looks stronger and more solid than they really are. The 5.34 lbs laptop is may slightly heavier than its competitor, but with measures just 10.2 x 14.88 x 1.02 inch, the r264dx 15.6 inch laptop is still easy to carry around with you. On the right sides, the laptop comes with multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive for loading more files from and to CDs and DVDs cassettes.
HP 15-r264dx comes with a 750GB of SATA disk drive as internal storage. Its brings up to 5400 RPM for spins speed. The internal storage is may not the largest internal storage on the market, but still delivers plenty of space for all your files. The Intel Core i3-5010U dual core processor that offers 2.1 GHz speed and 6GB of DDR3L SDRAM delivers very reliable performance for daily mobile computing activity in office and at home. HP said the laptop provides more than enough power to running multiple applications at once without any delays. Like its competitor, the r264dx laptop also comes with pre-installed Microsoft Windows 8.1 as the operating system.
Combine the 15.6 inch High Definition touch-screen display with Intel HD Graphics 5500 delivers very crisp and bright images, along with natural color for watching and streaming new video and movies. The WLED-backlit display with maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels also very responsive and supports touch navigation through new Windows 8.1 UI. The internal HP 15 laptop’s speakers that equipped with DTS Studio Sound+ technology is may not promises stunning audio experience, but its still delivers crisp and loud enough audio for listening music and video.
Like the HP 15-f019dx 15.6 inch laptop, this model also comes with island style non-backlit keyboard and have full numeric keypad on the right sides for working with Microsoft Office and calculating tasks. With front facing web camera on the top of bezel and internal digital microphone makes it easy to keep in touch with family when you in office or makes video conference with co-workers when you on the occasional business trips. On the left and right HP 15.6 inch laptop sides, you will find two USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm jack for headphones and microphone-in, single USB 3.0 port, SD card reader slot, RJ 45 port and HDMI port to connect into external 1080p HDTV.
Other 15-r264dx laptop features are 10/100Base-T Ethernet LAN, WiFi 802.11b/g/n, CyberLink Power Media Player, HP Connected, HP Recovery Manager and more usefully applications. Yeah, the newest HP 15 TouchSmart laptop is may not designed for professional or tech savvy. But with plenty of internal storage, multi-touch display, 6GB of RAM and starting price only around at $429, HP 15-r264dx TouchSmart laptop is still a great 15.6 inch touch-screen laptop and provides a big value for your money. If you feel your budget range is not enough for this machine, we recommend you to check the sub-$350 Asus X555LA-SI30504I laptop equipped with Intel Core i3-5005U processor and 6GB of RAM.