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HP Compaq nx7400

HP Compaq nx7400
alaScore 79

110 reviews

Oct, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 110 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the screen and reliability. The design and performance are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the keyboard.

battery, performance, design, reliability, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Compaq nx7400 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for HP Compaq nx7400

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of HP Compaq nx7400 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

performance, usability, portability, design, screen

reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Compaq Business Notebook nx7400 - Core 2 Duo T5500 / 1.66 GHz - RAM 1 GB - HDD 80 GB - DVD?RW (+R DL) / DVD-RAM - GMA 950 - WLAN : 802.11a/b/g - WHP Compaq Business Notebook nx7400 - Core 2 Duo T5600 / 1.83 GHz - Centrino Duo - RAM 1 GB - HDD 120 GB - DVD?RW (+R DL) / DVD-RAM - GMA 950 - WLAN :

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Review HP Compaq nx7400 Notebook

 

Solid Basics. The Hewlett-Packard Compaq nx7400 is optimized for ...

Robust Case, Good Keyboard, Touch pad comfortable, Suffiecient bright display with good illumination, Acceptable noise and temperature emissions

Wobbling battery, Teetering hinges, Reflecting display, Vertical stability to the vantage point, Below-average battery runtime

In order to be more battery-supplied, HP offers a 12 cells battery and two external battery solutions, which can be docked at the bottom side of the notebook (Extended Life Battery und Ultra Capacity Battery)

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HP Compaq nx7400 review

 

An impressive corporate laptop, but we've seen better

p>Light and portable Good battery life Excellent usability</p

p>Weak basic system spec Forget about games</p

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Hewlett-Packard Compaq nx7400

 

The HP Compaq nx7400 is an affordable all-purpose notebook with solid overall performance and outstanding battery life. It will suit those looking for...

Outstanding battery life, Competitive price, Wi-Fi, Solid performance, Quiet

Not ideal for games, Below average speakers

Outstanding battery life and solid performance make this an excellent choice for mobile professionals. If you don't want to play games, this is an ideal machine.

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HP - Compaq nx7400

 

Like most, if not all laptop vendors, the introduction of Intel's Core 2 Duo has given HP a very good reason for new models to be dropped into product lines or to give old models a ...

A well balanced notebook, ideal for the smaller business running on a tight budget, but the omission of any serious form of backup option - i.e. a DVD burner - is a surprise.

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HP Compaq nx7400

 

A well-built and attractive notebook for a reasonable price, but there's little in the way of extras

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Exceded Quality Expectations

 

Nice sturdy machine, all the options available, having a docking station was important to me.

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Good Low Price Work Horse

 

contains the basic features our business needs ; loads relatively fast compared to similar machines in the same market ; lighter than others in the same market I compared it to ; battery life is better than others in the same market ; purchased 20 so...

none so far, it works great for our businesses needs

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Pretty Nice!

 

I bought this laptop for business and it came very quick and packaged very well.

The setup was a bit of a pain.

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Faster than expected

 

It's definitely fast! The screen had no dead pixels.

Just not a fan of companies than like to mess with the bios and customize it to their own liking.

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Product Specifications

Packed with the latest technology and an impressive combination of mobile office features, the HP Compaq nx7400 Business Notebook PC offers low cost business computing without compromising on performance. This thin and light notebook is equipped with a widescreen display, excellent battery life and is compatible with a range of award-winning HP accessories for the complete business solution.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Run Time (Up To):3.5hour(s)/5.8hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB/2MB/4MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.2in
Height:1.2in
Weight:5.5lbs
Width:14.1in

Display (Projector)

Color Support:Up to 16.2 million colors
Color Support:Up to 16.2 million colors
Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1200 x 800/1280 x 800/1440 x 900/1680 x 1050
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:Canada/Denmark/Europe/Finland / Sweden/Italy/Netherlands/Norway/Switzerland/United States
Localization:Danish/Dutch/English/Finnish / Swedish/French/French / German / Italian/Italian/Norwegian
Manufacturer:Hewlett-Packard
Model:Nx7400
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Compaq Business Notebook

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad/Keyboard / Touchpad/Touchpad / Keyboard

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:533MHz/667MHz

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.80 / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.92/ITU V.21 / Bell 212A / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.23 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.8bis / Bell 103J / ITU V.92 / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.80/ITU V.80 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.250 / ITU T.4 / ITU T.30 / ITU V.92 / Bell 103J / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.23 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.34 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.29 / ITU V.22bis / Bell 212A / ITU V.21
Type:Fax / modem

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11a/b/g/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/802.11b/g/802.11b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x (CD) / 4x (DVD/16x (CD) / 4x (DVD/24x
Type:CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo/DVD
Write Speed:24x/24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Business/Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:1.46GHz/1.66GHz/1.6GHz/1.73GHz/1.83GHz/2GHz
Manufacturer:Intel
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor Number:410/420/430/T1300/T2300E/T2400/T5500/T5600/T7200
Type:Celeron M/Core 2 Duo/Core Duo/Core Solo

RAM

Installed Size:1GB/256MB/2GB/512MB
Max Supported Size:4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Software

Microsoft Office Ready:Includes a preinstalled image of select 2007 Microsoft Office suites. Purchase a Medialess License Kit (MLK) to activate the software.

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:100GB/120GB/40GB/60GB/80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino/Intel Centrino Duo
Windows Vista Certification:Windows Vista Premium Ready

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 950
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