April 28, 2012

HP Pavilion G6-1d18dx Laptop: AMD A4-3305M, Radeon HD 6480G, Bluetooth

Another HP laptop powered by AMD VISION Technology is now available in the market, the HP G6-1d18dx. The main features of this laptop aside from its affordability are discreet-like graphics processor, large screen size, Bluetooth and long battery life considering its screen size.

The HP Pavilion G6-1d18dx laptop boasts with 15.6" LED-backlit high-definition widescreen display with BrightView technology and 1366 x 768 resolution; 320GB hard drive (5400 rpm); Built-in webcam with microphone; Multiformat media reader for Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, Secure Digital and xD-Picture Card formats; and HP Imprint finish in pewter style which makes it less prone from scratches but quite a smudge magnet.

This HP Pavilion G6-1d18dx laptop can provide you enough connectivity options like 10/100BASE-T Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 connector); 802.11b/g/n WLAN for you to connect to the internet wirelessly; Bluetooth; 3 Universal Serial Bus (USB) 2.0; VGA (15-pin); Headphone-out; Microphone-in; and HDMI output port.

For those people who are always on the go with their lappy, this laptop for sure is not for you because of its size and weight. This HP Pavilion G6-1d18dx laptop measures 14.72" (L)x 9.65" (W) x 1.20" (min H)/1.43" (max H) and weighs about 5.22 pounds. It has 6-cell 47WHr lithium-ion battery that can give you up to 7 hours of battery life.

One of the main reasons why this laptop, HP Pavilion G6-1d18dx is affordable compared to other is that it is powered by an entry level APU from AMD which has already a built-in video card. This laptop is powered by AMD Dual-Core A4-3305M Accelerated Processor which runs at 1.9 GHz base clock speed and is capable of overclocking automatically up to 2.5 GHz because of Turbo Core technology. This is as powerful as the Intel Celeron 867 and Intel Core i3-380UM in terms of its CPU muscle but much powerful compared to those in terms of GPU processing because of its integrated GPU called Radeon HD 6480G. It runs with Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system. It is priced at about $350.