November 26, 2011

The HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT Powered by the New Intel Core i3-2350M Processor

HP has made available a new 15.6-inch notebook dubbed HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT. This HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT notebook sports an ultra-High Definition 15.6-inch Clear View display having a display resolution of up to 16 million colors at 1,366 × 768 pixels.

The Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT is equipped with 2.30GHz Intel Core i3-2350M processor with three cache levels where each CPU core has its own 64 KB first level cache and 256 KB second level caches, and the cores share 3 MB third level cache where the L3 or level 3 cache is also shared with the graphics processing unit. The Intel Core i3 is a new Sandy Bridge Processor which has a higher clock speed compared to its siblings: the Core i3-2310M which is 200MHz slower and Core i3-2330M which is 100MHz slower. The integrated Graphics Processing Unit of the Core i3-2350M is HD-capable, and supports 3D acceleration. The video processing features Quick Sync, Clear Video HD, and InTru 3D. The on-chip memory controller of the processor has two channels, and works with DDR3 memory. The Intel i3-2350M supports VT-x virtualization and Hyper-Threading technology. The HyperThreading technology is not present in Intel Pentiums and Celeron processors; this technology adds additional power to the processing speed of the processor by about 20%.
HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT
The Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT laptop is also equipped with 2GB, 4GB, or 8GB PC3-10600 DDR3-SDRAM options; 320GB Hard Drive Serial ATA at 7,200 rpm or 500GB Hard Drive Serial ATA at 7,200 rpm or 750GB Hard Drive Serial ATA at 7,200 rpm or 1TB Hard Drive Serial ATA at, 5,400 rpm or 160GB SSD storage options, the storages with 7,200 RPM will surely add some power to the laptop because of its speed.

This HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT laptop PC comes also with the following optical drive options: DVD SuperMulti Drive, Blu-ray ROM drive (DVD Super Multi drive featured), Blu-ray Disc drive (with DVD super multi drive function). Furthermore, the laptop also features HP TrueVision HD Webcam which has a resolution of about 92 million pixels, built-in Gigabit LAN (10/100/1000), built-in wireless LAN that supports IEEE802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity, 2 in1 media card slot, analog RGB Mini D-sub15 pin × 1, 11 pin HDMI, 4 USB2.0 ports, RJ45 port, microphone input, 2 headphone line-out which is compatible with IDT High Definition Audio, and ALTEC LANSING stereo speakers.

The HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT laptop PC has a dimension of about 378 × 250 × 32 (thinnest portion) -39.5 (thickest portion) mm and weighs about 2.51kg with standard battery pack. This laptop is powered with a Li-Ion Battery 6 cell or 9cell battery to guarantee a long lasting battery backup. The HP Pavilion dv6-6b00/CT runs on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit operating system and will be available at around 43,030 Yen or about $554.