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HP Envy Phoenix H9

HP Envy Phoenix H9
alaScore 89

91 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 91 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The usability and price also get good comments.

design, price, usability, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the HP Envy Phoenix H9 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: review summary for HP Envy Phoenix H9


alaTest has collected and analysed 4 user reviews of HP Envy Phoenix H9 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktop Computers on

price, reliability

75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: HP ENVY Phoenix h9-1430ea Desktop PC (Intel Core i7-3770 3GHz Processor, 6GB RAM, 2TB HDD, Windows 8)

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HP Envy Phoenix h9-1420t review: Gaming power in a subtle form


This mainstream gaming machine carries a comforting two-year warranty and provides top-notch, if not best-of-breed, performance and gameplay.

Great performance ; Fast gameplay ; Premium graphics card

Just one multilane PCIe slot ; No GeForce GTX 690 upgrade option ; Pedestrian case design

If you're not dead set on your gaming PC looking as if it had just escaped from a sci-fi movie, and if you’re sure you’ll never want to upgrade to a dual-video-card setup, the HP Envy Phoenix h9-1420T will give you excellent overall performance and...

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HP Envy Phoenix h9-1320t


The HP Envy Phoenix h9-1320t ($1,800.89 list, as configured) is a Windows 8-equipped gaming rig that gives gamers a robust and more affordable alternative to pricier custom-built systems from boutique PC manufacturers. It's packed with enough...

Solid performer. Capacious 2TB hard drive. Tool-less chassis. Lots of room for expansion


The HP Envy Phoenix h9-1320t is a powerful ready-made gaming desktop that's worthy of serious consideration for power users and high-end gamers alike thanks to its considerable processing power, room for expansion, and built-in Blu-ray player.


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Order # 29095391 placed on 10\/26\/2012


Rick did a Great Job in handling my Order. I have shopped around a lot over the Years. JR\'s is the Best after multiple purchases....from Them.

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


I found the computer to be as good as all the others have previously rated it. I feel really good about purchasing this computer over all the others i have looked at and highly recommend it.

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


Extremely fast, large capacity and memory, good video card, 3.0 USB and is a relatively quiet unit. Still has a slight fan noise which is louder than my previous Pavillion 8100. This unit comes with a liquid cooling system but still needs fan for 600W...

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


I did a lot of research and with the discounts, etc, I couldn't have built my own computer for less, plus it came with a 2 year warranty. I've had the computer for about a month and I have had no issues. Runs really fast and graphics are sharp and quick.

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


A few weeks ago I received my HPE Phoenix h9t Desktop and I love it!

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


I knew that I was trying to get the best and fastest machine I could afford and I was truly stunned by just how fast this machine works! It processes complex 3D graffics instantly and with a clarity that is almost unbelievable. There are now slowdowns...

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


Very fast. Too bad my printer and scanner are too old to be compatible with this system. I am enjoying learning all the ins and outs of windows 7.

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HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix h9t customizable Desktop PC


after some initial angst with the proper seating of a video card this system works great the SSD make for a speedy startup though I wish they would have offered larger SSD size parings for the raid 0 array as there is plenty of space for it in the...

Product Specifications


DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hybrid Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: No


Bluetooth: No
Card Reader:Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes


Aspect Ratio:Not Applicable
True Resolution:Not Applicable

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:vPro
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 8
Product Type:Tower


Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GeForce GTX 660 / RADEON HD7950
GPU TYPE:Dedicated GPU + OnBoard


Chipset Brand:Intel®
Chipset Type:Z75
Hyper Threading: Yes
Processor:Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I7-3770