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HP 620

alaTest has collected and analyzed 72 reviews of HP 620. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and screen. The performance and price are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the battery, while many are critical about the resolution and touchpad.

usability, price, performance, screen, design

keyboard, touchpad, resolution

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP 620 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of HP 620 from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers really like the design and portability. The usability and price are also appreciated, but the resolution and battery get less positive opinions.

performance, price, usability, portability, design

battery, resolution

62% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP 620 XT964UT 15.6" 2GB 250GB DVDRW Notebook PCHP 620 WZ294UT 15.6" Notebook (2.3 GHz Intel Pentium Dual-Core T4500 Processor, 3 GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Drive, DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL LightScribe Drive,

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Review HP 620 Notebook


Retro Office. A good office companion doesn't have to have an Int

AR coated TFT; ExpressCard 34 & modem; Solid case; Resistant surfaces; Good battery life; Lowe power consumption; Low system noise in office mode; Clearly arranged key layout

Inaccurate typing feel; Mouse keys with poor feedback; Contrast weak TFT; High system noise under load

For less than 500 euro: Fujitsu LifeBook A530: built well with Core i3; Lenovo G560: I3 without Windows starting at 430 euro; Samsung R530: extremely quiet with T4500; HP 625: identical case but with AMD; HP Compaq Presario CQ62: consumer with similar...

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HP 620 review


A tough and capable 15.6-inch laptop, but its awkward keyboard disappoints

Decent performance ; Hard drive ; Connectivity

Weak graphics performance ; Keyboard design


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HP 620 Digital Camera


"The HP 620 digital camera features a 2.1 MP total resolution and 12x total zoom - 3x optical and 4x digital zoom. Along with taking video clips of up to 30 seconds long, you can also choose the quality of the pictures taken by three levels."

3 picture quality settings., Flash., Auto-Focus., LED Display., Up to 12 x Zoom.

AC adapter not included.

I was pleasantly surprised that the 620 took such good quality pictures for a 2.1 mega pixel camera. And anyone on a budget should find this camera a good value

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some flaws


will not buy another HP.


extremely uncomfortable ergonomic design flaw. the part of the laptop where your wrists rest has a 90 degree angle at the edge, could be alleviated with a wrist pad. Also, when wrists are resting below the keyboard area on the laptop, the cursor will...

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My wife got this laptop in May of 2011 and has been happy with it. Has everything that she needs. This seems to be a popular laptop. Highly recommend this HP laptop. Hp has a higher reputation than the laptop manufacturers.

Outstanding laptop from HP

No flaws in this laptop

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Looks Good


I just loaded the Windows 7 Professional OS on it. Had no issues.

Low Cost, Non-glare screen

None so far

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HP 620 (XU003UT#ABA) Notebook Intel Core 2 Duo T6670(2.20GHz) 15.6" 4GB Memory 320GB HDD 5400rpm DVD Super Multi Intel GMA 4500MHD


This is my second laptop and I couldnt be more pleased with it! I havent had it very long but if it continues to perform the way it has so far, I am going to enjoy it for quite a while....

Super easy to set up and use! Got connected to my wireless router within minutes. Large keys make it easy to type. Very quiet and navigates the internet quickly. Great laptop for personal home use

None at this time

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just got it


i like the non glare screen, helps a lot when i'm in a lighted room. the non spill key board is a huge plus ; the touch area is not too sensitive, and it works well so far. no finger marks either

i'm not fond of the dust attracting key board boarder, and it's good that it is very light, but it is most made of plastic, which feels very weak vulnerable

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HP 620 (WZ294UT#ABA) Notebook Intel Pentium dual-core T4500(2.30GHz) 15.6" 3GB Memory 320GB HDD 5400rpm DVD Super Multi Intel GMA 4500MHD


LED display, good battery life, low price

mouse problem

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Wrong OS Loaded


Checking with Newegg on this issue. They are very helpful and will do what they can.

Nice laptop, reasonabally priced. Decent performance. Would give this item a better review if it had the correct os. HP may have put the wrong disk drive in accidentally

Lots of junk preloaded. Suppossed to be Windows7 Premium 64-bit. Says so on Sticker, but comes up as Windows 7 32-bit, and labels recovery disk as such. Does not like 64-bit applications

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:2 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader / Single Card Reader
Firewire:No / Yes
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology:Centrino 2 / Centrino Duo / No
Intel Centrino Technology:Centrino Duo / No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:NO OS / Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Professional


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GMA 4500MDH / GMA 4500MHD


Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:40GL / 45GM / Unknown
Processor:Celeron / Celeron Dual / Core 2 Duo / Pentium / Pentium Dual Core
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ®
Processor Number:T3000 / T3100 / T4400 / T4500 / T6570 / T6670