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HP Mini 1030nr

alaTest has collected and analyzed 279 reviews of HP Mini 1030nr. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the keyboard and price are overall positive. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably, but many are less positive about the connectivity and energy efficiency.

performance, portability, usability, price, keyboard

software, energy, connectivity

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Mini 1030nr is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 141 user reviews of HP Mini 1030nr from 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 People really like the size and price. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the connectivity and energy efficiency. Comments are divided on the reliability.

performance, portability, usability, price, size

software, energy, connectivity

72% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: HP Mini 110-1030NR 10.1-Inch Black Netbook - 6.75 Hours of Battery Life

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: JK (

Good machine for little money


Good for the money. Screen a little small, keyboard good. Slow as expected (it\'s a netbook)

Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Good Battery Life","Lightweight

Screen small","Slow

May, 2010

Consumer review by: Yorkies By Diane (

Great Little machine


Great little notebook to carry with you! light weight with an easy to use keyboard.

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Good Battery Life","Lightweight

May, 2010

Consumer review by: coolio from africa (

wndows 7 response


i bought this same netbook 2 months ago its come with a factory defect because the webcam definitively never work.i first thougt that it was the result of upgrading xp to seven but i just come to buy another same piece that i just come to receive. i do...

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Fast","Good Battery Life","Lightweight","Lovely piece

May, 2010

Consumer review by: lila (

Great replacement


I broke my sisters new computer that was exactly like it. The hinge kept coming unscrewed. This one is a great replacement

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Fast","Good Battery Life","Lightweight

May, 2010

Consumer review by: Coolio (



i am from Africa, nevertheless i use to buy frequently from J&R (by my brother who lives in denver). Electronic gadgets are my hoby and J&R offers the best prices. for this precise case i come to buy this lovely net book that i really apreciate. but i...

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Fast","Good Battery Life","Lightweight

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: HR Sandy (

Great buy!


Small and great to use anywhere. Usually use it while I\'m watching TV in bed, but can use it anywhere there is wifi access. Works as well as my desktop!

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Fast","Good Battery Life","I love my netbook","Lightweight

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: Old Sarge (

It did not work for me


I needed a more technical device to allow an external mouse to be plugged in, attachment to computer for downloading from master and larger screen.


Lacks External Ports

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: UALcrew (



I\'m an airline crew member so travel with my netbook every week. I had an ASUS eeePC and loved it except for the weight and the awkward, tiny, right shift key. The keyboard on my new HP mini is awesome. Love the touch of the keys and with the full...

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Fast","Good Battery Life","Lightweight

Black ONLY

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: string.bean (

purchase of netbook coumputer


good light weight computer for lite work

Adequate Storage","Compact","Good Battery Life","Lightweight

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: Quantum Quokka (

Nice little machine


After ~ 2weeks it seems to work just fine, so it\'s worth the money. Quite a bargain even for a webbook. Keybord and monitor are also slightly larger then typical for a webbook, which makes it quite comfortable to use. So far nothing negative to say...

Adequate Storage","Comfortable Keyboard","Compact","Lightweight

Mar, 2010

Product Specifications

Netbook PCs offer the functionality you need for online access and so much more: from managing your business to creating home videos, plus gaming when time permits. To support your always-on lifestyle, it's time to consider the perfect companion PC. Slender, lightweight, and ultra mobile, the HP Mini 1000 series represents a convenient alternative to carrying your primary notebook PC everywhere you go. It offers quick, easy access to online resources and digital entertainment - at a compelling low price point. The HP Mini 1000 series Netbook is based on the groundbreaking Intel Atom architecture. Using proven Intel technology, Intel Atom processors provide reliable, energy-efficient performance optimized for Internet access and basic communication - making them ideal for small, Internet-driven devices like the Netbook.

Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Technology:Lithium polymer

Cache Memory

Installed Size:512KB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:10.1in
Diagonal Size (metric):25.7cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 576
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes


Country Kits:United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Mini

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad


Type: None


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

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Storage

Type: None

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition


Clock Speed:1.6GHz
Processor Number:N270


Installed Size:1GB
Max Supported Size:1GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Hard Drive Features:Solid State Drive
Type:Solid state

Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:16GB
Notebook Type:Netbook

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 950