Another laptop which is powered by the new Ivy Bridge processor from Intel is now available in the market, the HP Pavilion dv7-7025dx. This Ivy Bridge powered laptop from HP features large screen size which is good for watching HD movies, ultra-fast USB 3.0 ports, large storage size and high definition webcam which is useful when doing video chats with your friends and family in faraway places.
Core i7-3610QM quad core processor that can automatically overclock up to 3.3 GHz because of Turbo Boost technology. With the new processor one can also enjoy the benefits of having discreet-like graphics controller which has the ability of playing HD movies with ease, the Intel HD Graphics 4000 which is said to be more powerful than the older Intel HD Graphics 3000.
Other features of this laptop that makes you more productive includes 8GB DDR3 SDRAM (2 DIMM); 750GB 5400RPM hard drive with HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection; SuperMulti DVD burner; 17.3-inch diagonal HD+ BrightView LED-backlit display with 1600 x 900 resolution; 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 connector); Built-in TrueVision HD webcam with microphone; Built-in fingerprint reader; 802.11b/g/n WLAN; Beats Audio with 4 speakers and the HP TripleBass Reflex Subwoofer; Full-size island-style backlit keyboard with numeric keypad; Touchpad with on/off button; Digital media card reader for Secure Digital and Multimedia cards; 3 SuperSpeed USB 3.0; 1 Universal Serial Bus (USB) 2.0; VGA and HDMI output port.
For those who were looking for ultraportable laptop this one is not for you. This HP Pavilion dv7-7025dx measures 16.38in (L) x 10.79in (W) x1.39in (minH)/1.28in (max H) and weighs about 6.94 pounds, this is really heavy! One thing that makes it heavyweight is the 9-cell 100WHr lithium-ion battery that can give you much time working away from the main power source.
You will enjoy more the features of this HP Pavilion dv7-7025dx laptop with the help of the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system together with the bundled software available. All in all this laptop costs around $800.