This notebook provides the fingerprint reader no longer at the touch pad, but, at the right lower corner of the palm rest areas. Alike its predecessor the p has a decent case in business-look I find it difficult to use on student desks when on campus, but it is perfectly fine when you get to use a larger desk or a table. The minimum brightness of the panel was 0. Despite the problems with my old notebook, I still stick by HP and their ability to deliver some excellent products and to stand behind their products if severe problems crop up.

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Also the surface temperatures are alright. The speakers are located at the front of the notebook, and they sound good.

After opening up the case myself I 8701p able to fix the issue and tighten up the hinges too. Work, play and everything in between, it’s all better on a bigger screen with great tools to boost your experience. The screen on my p was manufactured by LG Electronics, and their displays continue to receive my highest praises as this notebook screen is a winner.

This notebook is no exception. Nvidia is looking to shake up the gaming laptop scene with powerful new GPUs, while other PCs pitch added privacy. Video Memory Installed Size. Despite the problems with my old notebook, I still stick by HP and their ability to deliver some excellent products and to stand behind their products if severe problems crop up.


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I might contact HP for a replacement drive soon, it is that annoying. Loudness If you think that such a high-performance notebook must be loud, you err. It is very clear that this card is a copy-cat of the GT, and our benchmarks prove it!

However, typing is judged by individual preferences. Additionally, next to the Mute button is a volume control slider that enables the user to raise and lower the volume by sliding their finger across that area. Microsoft unveils its new Office app for Windows 10 The app will act as a hub for all your Microsoft Office needs. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising.

A plus is of course the separated numerical pad. The surface temperature is without any striking maximums.

Review HP Compaq p Notebook – Reviews

Even then, there are two exhaust vents at the side and back of the notebook, as well as an additional vent on the bottom of the notebook. This runtime is alright for a DTR notebook with comparable performance. Parts were always sent out quickly to fix my ailing nc, but in my experience the technicians HP send are of mixed quality.

Additionally, the graphics drivers installed were the nVidia At the dimmest of settings the screen is just a hair too dark for standard office use, but is perfect for low light conditions where you do not want to strain your eyes or you are presenting and do not want to emit too much distracting light. That is just about it as far as consumers are concerned.


HP Compaq 8710p – 17″ – Core 2 Duo T8300 – Vista Business – 2 GB RAM – 250 GB HDD Series

Maximum 64 number of units were on the battlefield to stress the CPU during gaming. The four pictures above are provided to just give you some idea of how much larger this notebook is compared to Even so, I can still carry around two binders and a book maybe even two in the backpack before it gets too heavy.

Microsoft Windows XP Professional. Also the volume control, which makes it possible to adjust the volume by moving the finger over a marked zone, is felicitous. Let HP identify any out-of-date or missing drivers and software. Hard Drive Spindle Speed. No further changes got obvious. The keyboard has a clear layout. Also Hewlet-Packard reacted to the progress in CPU development and, especially, also to availability of new video cards by a new business series.

I would still caution users to not put this notebook in an overstuffed backpack.