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HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA

alaTest has collected and analyzed 187 reviews of HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA. 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 screen and usability are generally positive. The design and portability also get good comments, but there are some mixed comments about the energy efficiency and sound.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 user reviews of HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the screen and durability are generally positive. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably.

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88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Pavilion dv3-2310ea Laptop PC (13.3-inch LED with Multi-Touch Technology, Windows 7 Home Premium, Intel Core i3 i3-350M Processor, 3 GB DDR3 RAM, 2HP Pavilion dv3-2310ea Laptop PC (13.3-inch LED with Multi-Touch Technology, Windows 7 Home Premium, Intel Core i3 i3-350M Processor, 3 GB DDR3 RAM, 2

Apr, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 user reviews of HP Pavilion DV3-4109EE XD844EA 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. People really like the reliability and screen. The design and portability are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the battery.

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83% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Pavilion DV3-1075US 13.3-Inch Laptop (2.10 GHz AMD Turion X2 RM-72 Dual-Core Processor, 4 GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Drive, DVD Drive, Vista Premium) BroHP Pavilion DV3-1075US 13.3-Inch Laptop (2.10 GHz AMD Turion X2 RM-72 Dual-Core Processor, 4 GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Drive, DVD Drive, Vista Premium) Bro

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Sebastian Jentsch (notebookcheck.net)

Review HP Pavilion dv3-2390eg Notebook

 

Touching allowed. The Touch notebook can't decide if it's for ent

Touch panel; Good application performance; Solid construction; Keyboard with good feedback; Useable runtimes; Hybrid graphics

TFT isn't anti-glare; Low contrasts; Relatively dark TFT; Smooth buttons, touch pad; Heavy weight; Limited gaming performance; Loud under load, always can be heard; Droning effect of the HDD; High idle power consumption

How HP manages to build a 7,200 rpm HDD with a droning effect in nearly all its laptops.

Dec, 2010

Expert review by : Florian Wimmer (notebookcheck.net)

Review HP dv3-2210eg Notebook

 

A Touch of Flower Power. Hewlett Packard has been on a trip throu

Good workmanship; Numerous, sensibly placed ports; A lot of supplies; Touchscreen; Cool

Only an average display; Many smudge attracting surfaces; Obtrusive fan

If you're looking for something stylish that has about the same size and maybe isn't as unusual, you'll find a considerably lower priced alternative in Acer's Ferrari One, which has a weaker graphic card and CPU, though. But other notebooks like the...

Dec, 2009

Expert review by : Matt Elliott (cnet.com)

HP Pavilion dv3-2155mx review

 

Editors' note: This review is part of our Back-to-school 2009 Retail Laptop Roundup , covering specific new configurations of popular laptops that can be found in retail stores.

Nearly day-long battery life; compact design; includes small Media Center remote control; imprint finish helps it stand out from the laptop crowd.

Massive nine-cell battery is awkward and uncomfortable; lacks 802.11n Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet; glossy touch pad is uncomfortable.

Its massive battery extends awkwardly from the bottom of the laptop, but the HP Pavilion dv3-2155mx is an otherwise compact thin-and-light laptop that should get students to class and back on a single charge.

Aug, 2009

Expert review by : Darren Gladstone (pcworld.com)

HP Pavilion dv3 Laptop Review

 

Specially-treated keyboard ; Great variety of ports

Incredibly twitchy touchpad ; Microscopic function keys

HP's head-on competitor to the Gateway UC7807u scores style points but stumbles with both performance and some functionality.

Apr, 2009

Expert review by : Cisco Cheng (pcmag.com)

HP Pavilion dv3z

 

The affordable HP Pavilion dv3z is nice and light, but keeping workloads light, as well, is highly recommended.

Affordable. Slim and compact. Tasteful design. Endless selection of features. Large, bright LED widescreen. Big battery. 4GB of memory. Excellent keyboard. Backlit keyboard option.

AMD parts were outperformed by Intel systems in all areas of benchmark testing. Heat and fan noise can be bothersome on certain tasks.

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Mar, 2009

Expert review by : Dana Wollman (laptopmag.com)

HP Pavilion dv3z

 

HP's latest 13-inch notebook offers a sleek design and good performance at a reasonable price.

The HP Pavilion dv3z has a lot going for it: a svelte design (even with the nine-cell battery); good looks; a bright, LED-backlit display; loud speakers, and good performance—with the exception of the sluggish hard drive. Although heavier, the $799...

Mar, 2009

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HP Pavilion dv3-2150us

 

Two USB ports adjoin the DVD+/-RW drive at the left side. A combo USB/eSATA port is at the right, as are HDMI, VGA, and Ethernet ports, the ExpressCard slot, and an SD/MMC/xD/MS flash-card slot.

Great battery life. Nice screen, keyboard, and multimedia remote control. Just five pounds including optical drive

Creaky integrated graphics. Blu-ray and Bluetooth not included

A compact laptop with a big battery, the HP Pavilion dv3-2150us is an appealing alternative to its big-screen multimedia centers.

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Expert review by : Taimoor Hafeez (tbreak.com)

HP Pavilion dv3 4305se Review

 

A powerfully small package.

Very powerful, Good keyboard, Doesn't get too hot under constant load, Compact size

Low battery time

Inside there’s a large mouse pad with a generously size Chiclet keyboard. No backlight on this one, sadly. The 13” screen may be glossy, but the 1366×768 resolution LED screen seems good enough during daytime.

Apr, 2011

Expert review by : Aloysius Low (hardwarezone.com)

HP Pavilion dv3 (Intel Core i7-820QM) - Silver With Envy

 

HP's ever popular consumer notebook returns with a new refresh that seems Envy inspired. Don't go all green with envy on us as we take a look at this sexy machine.

Sleek and sexy designDecent performance

Short battery life

Jul, 2010

Expert review by : Aloysius Low (hardwarezone.com)

HP Pavilion dv3 (4001xx, Intel Core i7-820QM) - HardwareZone.com

 

Featuring the latest in graphics technology and Quad Core support, the HP Pavilion dv3 is a power packed notebook PC that allows you to enjoy the latest entertainment features in a lightweight, mobile form factor.

Sleek and sexy design; Decent performance

Short battery life

Jul, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:3D Sound Blaster Pro / Beats Audio / Dolby
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer: / Altec Lansing

Battery

Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:4 / 6

Camera

Front camera:Y

Certificates

Energy Star certified: / Yes
EPEAT compliance:Silver

Design

Color of product: / Black / Brown, Silver
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook / Ultrabook

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:13 / 13.3
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen:No / Yes
Touchscreen:N / Y

Energy Management

AC adapter power:45 / 90

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.512
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Mobility Radeon HD 4550 / AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5470 / AMD Radeon HD 6370M / No / NVIDIA GeForce G105M
Maximum graphics adapter memory:1.79 / 2.202 / 2302
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200 / 500
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 667 / 766
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0xA16
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 4400

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Island-style keyboard:Y
Keyboard backlit:Y
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory form factor:On-board / SO-DIMM
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM
Memory slots (available):2

Networking

3G: No
4G:N
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:N / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet
Networking topology:Gigabit Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11ac / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: / No / Yes
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi DL / No

Other Features

Audio system:Beats Audio / Dolby
Chassis type: / Rhett 1.0a
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Display: / LCD / LED
Energy efficiency compliance:
Graphics adapter family:AMD / NVIDIA
Infrared data port:No / Yes
Internal modem: No
Power supply type:90W AC
TV in port: No
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:IEEE 802.11a/g/n / IEEE 802.11b/g/n / Intel 802.11 a/g/n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Manual:Y
Quick start guide:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Handheld remote control: / Yes
Manual: Yes
Package dimensions (WxDxH):18 x 4 x 14
Package weight:9
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
eSATA ports quantity:1
eSATA/USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot:No / Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in:No / Yes
Mini DisplayPort quantity:1
Mini DisplayPorts quantity:1
Number of SATA III connectors:4
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot:No / Yes
Total number of SATA connectors:4
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 3
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter power:45 / 90

Processor

Bus type:DMI / DMI2 / FSB
Chipset:Intel HM55 Express
Conflict Free processor:N / Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):10.5 / 16 / 18 / 19 / 20
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 12 / 16
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM55 Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382 / 410
PCI Express configurations:1x16 / 1x4, 2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processing die size:107 / 81
Processor:i3-330M / i3-370M / I3-380M / i5-4200U / I5-480M / I5-520M / T4300 / T6500
Processor boost frequency:2.6 / 2.93 / 2.933
Processor cache:0.512, 3 / 1 / 2 / 3
Processor cache type:L2 / Smart Cache
Processor codename:Arrandale / Haswell / Penryn
Processor cores:2
Processor family:3rd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 4th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / Intel Core i3-xxx / Intel Core i5-4xxx / Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Pentium / Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:1.6 / 2.1 / 2.13 / 2.4 / 2.53 / 2.66
Processor front side bus:800
Processor lithography:22 / 32 / 45
Processor model:i3-330M / i3-370M / I3-380M / i5-4200U / I5-480M / I5-520M / T4300 / T6500
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-300 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-400 series / Intel Core i5-4200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-500 Mobile series / Intel Pentium T4000 series for Mobile
Processor socket:BGA1168 / BGA1288 / BGA956 / PGA988 / Socket 478 / Socket 988 / Socket P
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:C0 / C2 / K0 / R0
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15 / 35
Tjunction:100 / 105 / 90

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID:No / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State:No / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel FDI Technology:No / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel HD Audio Technology: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology:No / Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:No / Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI:Y
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):No / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT):N
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / Y
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™:No / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / Y
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No / Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / Y
InTru™ 3D Technology:No / Yes
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36 / Yes
Processor ARK ID:37253 / 39311 / 47341 / 47663 / 49020 / 50178 / 52952 / 75459
Processor code:SLBNF / SLBUK / SLC26 / SLGF4 / SLGJM / SR170
Processor package size:34 / 37.5 / 40 / rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0 / SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.1/4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:No / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / No / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
HDD recovery: Yes
Password protection:Power on
Password protection type:Power on

Software

Bundled software:HP Utility Center\nWindows Store\nCyberLink YouCam DE\nBeats Audio with SRS 3D\nAdobe Photoshop Lightroom 5\nHP Connected Photo\nHP CoolSense\nAdobe Reader\nHP Connected Music
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 8.1 / Windows Vista Home Premium
Trial software:Symantec Norton Internet Security 2011, Norton Online Backup

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards: / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD / MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400 / 7200
Hard Drive Capacity:320
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:128
Storage media:HDD / SSD
Total Storage Capacity:128 / 320 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.9 / 8.66 / 8.7 / 8.74 / 9
Height:0.591
Height (front):1 / 1.16 / 1.2 / 1.25
Height (rear):1.39 / 1.54 / 2
Weight:3.37 / 4 / 4.59 / 4.65 / 4.7 / 4.94
Width:12.7 / 12.8 / 12.9 / 13 / 8.7