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HP Compaq nc6220

alaTest has collected and analyzed 122 reviews of HP Compaq nc6220. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the durability and usability are overall positive. The portability and price are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive views about the battery and energy efficiency.

performance, price, portability, usability, durability

image quality, energy, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Compaq nc6220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Compaq nc6220

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of HP Compaq nc6220 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the performance. The price also gets good feedback.

durability, price, performance

78% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Compaq nc6220 Notebook PCHP Compaq nc6220 Notebook PC

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Compaq nc6220

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 45 user reviews of HP Compaq nc6220 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the design and portability. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas many are critical about the durability and reliability.

performance, price, usability, portability, design

battery, energy, reliability, durability

78% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP NC6220 14.1, Intel Pentium M, 512MB Ram, 40GB Hard Drive, Windows XP Pro (Factory Re-Certified)HP NC6220 14.1, Intel Pentium M, 512MB Ram, 40GB Hard Drive, Windows XP Pro (Factory Re-Certified)

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Danny Allen (goodgearguide.com.au)

Hewlett-Packard Compaq nc6220

 

The HP Compaq nc6220 is a durable lightweight notebook with good performance. While it is outperformed by its nearest rivals it holds its own with a host of unique features.

Durable, light, tight security, DVD writer

Outperformed by rivals

Outperformed by rivals

May, 2005

Expert review by: Danny Allen (goodgearguide.com.au)

HP Compaq nc6220

 

The nc6220 is a Compaq sub-branded business notebook from HP that includes Intel's second-generation Centrino (Sonoma) technology.

Durable, light, tight security, DVD writer

Outperformed by rivals

The HP Compaq nc6220 is a durable lightweight notebook with good performance. While it is outperformed by its nearest rivals it holds its own with a host of unique features.

May, 2005

Consumer review by: Lorie (shopzilla.com)

Video issues

 

Other than video issues, it works fine.

Video issues

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: ½ Kevin¿½ (circuitcity.com)

Good computer

 

I purchased two of these computers and they are fast enough and mobile for my business the only complaint is the screen quality could be better but it is a very good computer and I would buy this item again. I gave it a 4 on Quality for the screen...

May, 2010

Consumer review by: � Cheeversbe¿ (circuitcity.com)

best buy on a Laptop

 

I have bought 2 laptops from you all.. I have enjoyed both of them... great prices.. and will be do business again, in the near future.. Signed, Satisfied customer in Kansas!!!

May, 2010

Consumer review by: � jr½ (circuitcity.com)

awesome product

 

I'm glad I purchased this item I love it.

May, 2010

Consumer review by: ï mike½ (circuitcity.com)

Good for business apps

 

I just got this laptop works good but can't do anything fancy good for business use.

May, 2010

Consumer review by: ¿½ KT¿½ (circuitcity.com)

Fast Enough

 

I use this laptop for photoshop and surfing the web. It seems stable and it is fast enough for my use.

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: ¿½ Billï¿ (circuitcity.com)

Wireless much too slow

 

generally worked well, but wireless connection much too slow for real use, and tech support not able to help. Had to return

Mar, 2010

Consumer review by: roberto (circuitcity.com)

Very Satisfied

 

Works great. No issues. Really good deal for the price and delivered fast!

Feb, 2010

Product Specifications

The HP Compaq nc6220 Notebook PCs offer the smart balance of mobility and performance in a thin, light, stylish design, meant for the professional who needs powerful computing, mobility and enhanced security in a reliable notebook. Users will appreciate being able to take their office on the road without sacrificing performance, productivity or convenience. With total cost of ownership in mind, IT managers will find the HP Compaq 6200 series notebooks the ideal choice for enterprise-wide deployment to mainstream mobile users.

Audio

Audio system:HP Premier Sound 16-bit / HP Premier•Sound / HP Premier•Sound 16-bit
Built-in subwoofer: No

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Battery life (max):4.5
Number of battery cells:6
Run Time (Up To):4.5hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB

Camera

Front Camera:N

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.1in
Height:1.1in
Weight:4.6lbs/5.1lbs
Width:12.4in

Display

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Display Diagonal:14.1
Display Resolution:1024 x 768 / 1400 x 1050

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)/Up to 16.2 million colors
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:14.1in
Diagonal Size (metric):35.8cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 768/1400 x 1050
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: No

Energy Management

AC adapter power:65
Battery life with optional 2nd battery:8.5 / 9

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 900
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.128

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:Belgium/Europe/United Kingdom/United States
Localization:English
Manufacturer:Hewlett-Packard
Model:Nc6220
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Compaq Business Notebook

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad / Pointing stick/Keyboard / Pointing stick / Scroll button / Touchpad/Keyboard / Pointing stick / Touchpad/Keyboard / Pointing stick / Touchpad / Scroll button

Keyboard

Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:Dual-point / QWERTY
Pointing device:Touchpad / Touchpad + Scroll zone

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:533MHz

Memory

Internal memory:0.5
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:2
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM
Memory upgrade:2

Miscellaneous

Manufacturer Selling Program:HP Smart Buy

Modem

Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.8 / ITU V.80/Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis/Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.90 / ITU V.92/Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis/Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis/ITU V.21 / Bell 212A / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.2
Type:Fax / modem

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / Bluetooth / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet
Networking features:Ethernet/Fast Ethernet/Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, Wireless LAN / NetXtreme Gigabit (10/100/1000 NIC) PCI Express Ethernet
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth/802.11b/g/802.11b/g / Bluetooth/802.11b/g / Bluetooth

Operational Conditions

Non-operating relative humidity (non-condensing):5 - 90
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 60

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD-ROM

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x/10x (CD) / 2x (DVD-RW) / 2.4x (DVD+RW)/24x
Type:CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo/DVD/None
Write Speed:24x/24x (CD) / 2x (DVD-R) / 2.4x (DVD+R)

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Other Features

Audio system:HP Premier Sound 16-bit / HP Premier•Sound / HP Premier•Sound 16-bit
Battery Type:6-cell
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.06 x 12.4 x 10.1 / 12.4 x 10.1 x 1.04 / 12.4 x 10.1 x 1.06
Display:LCD
Docking solution:HP docking, HP Advanced docking, HP externe Multibay II
Expansion Slots:1 Type I/II PCMCIA / 1 Type I/II PCMCIA PC
Infrared data port:No / Yes
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Speed:56
Modem Type:Data/Fax V.92
Power Requirements:65W / 65W AC
TV in port:No / Yes
Wake-on-LAN ready: No
Wake-on-Ring ready: No
Wireless Technology:Intel LAN 802.11b/g Mini PCI card, Bluetooth / Intel LAN 802.11b/g, Bluetooth / Intel Wireless LAN 802.11b/g, Bluetooth

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type:Type II
CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector:No / Yes
DVI port:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
I/O ports:1 x Docking
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
Serial ports quantity:1
SmartCard slot: Yes
TV out:Y
TV out port:S-Video
TV-out:Y
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter power:65
Battery life with optional 2nd battery:8.5 / 9

Processor

Cache external:2 / 2048
Chipset:Intel 915GM Express
Clock Speed:1.73GHz/1.86GHz/2GHz
Manufacturer:Intel
Motherboard chipset:Intel 915GM Express
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor frequency:1.73 / 1.86 / 2
Processor front side bus:400 / 533
Processor Number:740/750/760
Processor technology:Intel Centrino
Type:No CPU/Pentium M

RAM

Installed Size:0MB/1GB/512MB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Software

Bundled software:Adobe Acrobat Reader\nHP Local Recovery provided by Altiris HP One-Touch Button Software\nHP Mobile Print Driver\nSynaptics Touchpad Driver\nHP Help & Support\nHP ProtectTools Security Manager: BIOS Configuration for HP ProtectTools Credential Manager for HP ProtectTools\nHP Wireless Assistant\nSonic RecordNow!\nSymantec Norton Antivirus (60-day live update)\nInterVideo WinDVD - DVD Player \nInterVideo WinDVD Creator – DVD Authoring / InterVideo WinDVD Creator, HP Client Manager Software, HP ProtectTools HP One-Touch Button, HP Mobile, Synaptics Touchpad, HP Help, HP Wireless Assistant, Sonic RecordNow!, InterVideo WinDVD / InterVideo WinDVD Creator, HP Client Manager Software,HP ProtectTools HP One-Touch Button, HP Mobile, Synaptics Touchpad, HP Help, HP Wireless Assistant, Sonic RecordNow!, InterVideo WinDVD / InterVideo WinDVD Creator, HP Client Manager, HP ProtectTools HP One-Touch Button, HP Mobile, Synaptics Touchpad, HP Help, HP Wireless Assistant, Sonic RecordNow!, InterVideo WinDVD
Operating system installed:Windows XP Professional

Storage

Compatible memory cards:SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard drive speed:5400
Total Storage Capacity:40 / 60 / 80

Storage Controller

Type:IDE

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:None./Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:0GB/40GB/60GB/80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino
Recommended Use:Corporate business / Small business
Security Devices:SmartCard reader

Video

Video modes resolution:1

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 900

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:4.7 / 4.98