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HP 625

alaTest has collected and analyzed 179 reviews of HP 625. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the usability and battery are on the whole positive. The screen and price are also appreciated. Comments about the touchpad and energy efficiency are mixed, and the size and keyboard get negative opinions.

performance, price, screen, battery, usability

keyboard, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP 625 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 179 reviews)

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for HP 625


alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of HP 625 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on People really like the sound and usability.

keyboard, usability, sound

86% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Promo Compaq 625,ATHLON P340 CPU,15.6 HD Ag Led SVA,UMA,WEBCAM,3GB DDR3 RAM,3HP 625 15.6" Notebook (2.4 GHz AMD V Series V160 Processor, 2 GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Drive, DVD+/-RW SuperMulti DL LightScribe, Windows 7 Home Premium 32HP Essential 625 XU005UT 15.6" LED Notebook

Apr, 2015

Expert review by: Sebastian Jentsch (

Review HP 625 Notebook


Essential-Office. Motherboard in, buttons on, panels attached - r

Matte TFT; ExpressCard34; Stable Chassis; Little heat dissipation; Decent battery life

Imprecise typing feeling; Mouse buttons with bad feedback; Comparatively weak performance; Low contrast TFT

For about 500 Euros: Fujitsu LifeBook A530: Core i3; Lenovo G560: i3 without Windows from 430 Euros; For under 800 Euros: Samsung P530 Pro i3-330M Pitts: very quiet; Asus UL50V: more mobile with matte TFT; HP ProBook 6555b: better input devices, more...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Tommy Melville (

HP 625 review


A business laptop with lots of safety features

Good business features ; Usability

Average performance ; No numeric keypad ; No Gigabit Ethernet

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: N/A (

NOT a geek


This laptop does exactly what I need it to do with no problem. I LOVE my portable computer and use it all the time now. The desktop is only for possible emergencies. My brother suggested this site for purchasing something reasonably and he was quite...

My problem comes in with attempting to use a warranty that supposedly would totally replace my computer if needed within the space of 2 years after the original warranty expired. The little spring in my battery compartment was broken the very first...

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: ZtoH (

So Many HPs


It works great. Haven't had any problems with it yet

The extra keys on side of the main keyboard tend to throw you off from time to time when typing

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by: ECS (



Bought on sale. For those of you complaining about the restore partition being to large. I guess that is true. I remember it being larger than normal. For users complaining there is no Windows OS DVD or Restore discs come with this notebook. I am not...

Decent laptop. I bought it on sale for some one. I set it up for them and they like it

The media keys are aligned on the left of the keyboard. It is annoying because it offsets where you are use to the tab, shift, ctrl is etc

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by: N/A (



The speakers had no volume. It didn't bother my wife too much as she regularly uses earbuds when she is using this. I had replaced the screen after she closed it on a jelly bean but that was several months ago...

When it worked, it had a nice long battery life

My wife bought this laptop for her business in Feb. Now that it's August the laptop on regular shutdown won't restart. No, POST on power up. Shuts down within 4 seconds

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: NONEÂ (

Excellent Mahine


Very impressed with this computer. Speed is awesome. Runs great. No problems as of yet. Screen size is quite good. Only caveat...I don't care for the keyboard layout. Keys are not located where I'm used to finding them.

May, 2011

Consumer review by: DJ Scotty G  (

Rock Solid Laptop


Great Laptop. I purchased this for mobile DJ use and it works great. The laptop runs my software like a champ and I like that the machine does not have all the

May, 2011

Consumer review by: antares  (

Great computer for the price


It's fast, I didn't like the speaker keys on the left side of the keyboard cause it made it dificult to find the control key with my pinky. For the price I paid 399 couldn't be beat. After the second or third day the thing started locking up and...

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Jeff  (

Great Portable PC


Thus far, I have not had any complaints about this unit. Great quality, looks pretty, great performance. Plugged the computer into my TV through HDMI and sends out a beautiful picture and is not choppy at all. One minor thing is that the screen...

Apr, 2011

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: Yes
Card Reader:Multi Card Reader / No / Single Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


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

General Features

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


Brand of Graphic Chip:ATI
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Mobility Radeon HD 4200 / Radeon HD 4200


Chipset Brand:AMD
Chipset Type:RS880M
Processor:ATHLON II / Turion II / V SERIES
Processor Brand:AMD
Processor Number:P320 / P360 / P520 / P540 / P560 / V140