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HP Pavilion dv6-3045eo

alaTest has collected and analyzed 258 reviews of HP Pavilion dv6-3045eo. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the portability and screen. The usability and price also get good comments, whereas many are critical about the touchpad.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Pavilion dv6-3045eo is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for HP Pavilion dv6-3045eo

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of HP Pavilion dv6-3045eo from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Opinions about the screen and sound are on the whole positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas the portability and reliability get critical opinions.

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

This summary is based on the products: HP Pavilion 16 dv6z Entertainment PC - 2.4 GHz; 320GB HD; 4GB MemoryHP Pavilion 16 dv6z Entertainment PC - 2.4 GHz; 320GB HD; 4GB Memory

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Jerry Jackson (NotebookReview.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Review

 

The newest 16-inch notebook from HP promises to deliver great performance at a low price and might be very popular in 2009. The HP Pavilion dv6z features the latest AMD dual-core processors, your choice of integrated or discrete graphics, and all the...

Good value ; Excellent selection of ports ; Nice design and build quality ; Good speakers

Average battery life ; Low screen resolution for a 16-inch screen ; Heat exhaust can be extremely hot on the bottom

If you're currently shopping for a full-featured desktop replacement notebook at a reasonable price then the HP Pavilion dv6z deserves your consideration. The HP Pavilion dv6z came extremely close to winning an Editor's Choice Award because of the...

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: j05h (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

I bought this laptop so I could use it for this upcoming semester, great choice. It's wicked fast and performs really smoothly, there are a few glitches here and there that I'm rather concerned about, but my techy friend has checked it out and says...

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Cyto (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

Been using mine for almost 1.5 years and it has worked like a charm. Could play Skyrim, etc. and run all productivity software for science purposes.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Matathias (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

The dv6 is an excellent laptop, though admittedly I got the higher-end specs such as the AMD graphics card, the 2.0 GHz cpu, and 8 Gb of RAM, as well as a 9-cell battery. The laptop has succeeded at everything I've put it to so far, such as leaving it...

May, 2012

Consumer review by: LilSchoen (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

From web browsing to Gaming it handles ever task extremely fast and smooth. This computer runs games really well and can easily run medium to high setting for most games. Great performance for the price. I recommend the AMD A8 for overall performance.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: stevers1449 (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

Do not have to wait for weather conditions. Pop up fast.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: beachn (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

Thc laptop works great. and performs as expected. I would recommend this laptop

May, 2012

Consumer review by: JDW620 (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

I only had this computer for 24 hours & I had to send the computer back b/c the wi-fi would not stay connected. I was excited to receive the computer after reviewing the features but unfortunately, I had to get rid of it. I can't comment on the other...

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: handyman01 (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

I originally desired an intel i5 but am totally pleased with the performance from the amd a8 quad with the configured upgrade to the 6g memory. I am probably biased by the performance when compared to the pentium (12 years old) laptop I am now using to...

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Dondus67 (hp.com)

HP Pavilion dv6z Quad Edition customizable Notebook PC

 

Cannot complain, it is powerful and reliable. I have been a PC Tech for 20+ years and I feel that it was very simple to get up and going. Windows 7 seems to do well with the components that come with this unit... highly recommend the upgrade to the...

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications

HP Pavilion dv6z Artist Edition 2 with AMD Turion(TM) X2 Ultra Dual-Core Mobile Processor ZM-86 (2.4GHz, 2MB L2 Cache); 500GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive with HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection; 2GB DDR2 System Memory (2 Dimm); Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium with Service Pack 1 (64-bit). Created to entertain and inspire you plus handle your daily PC needs, the dv6z Artist Edition 2 is the winner of the recent HP/MTV Engine Room Notebook Design Contest. This eye-catching laptop lets you create songs, edit photos and videos, sketch and draw, watch movies, do school projects, and stay connected with your friends and family1.With a 16" diagonal high-definition2 LED display, an artistic design on both the interior and exterior. and four full-version creative software titles ($350 value), it's the perfect tool to help you express yourself and get ahead. Buy now and upgrade to Windows 7 free.

Configuration

Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Combo / DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader:No / Yes
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:2 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Surface:Gloss
LED Backlight:Edge LED
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Convertible: No
Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM
Type:Portable

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Radeon HD6470M / Radeon HD6490M / RADEON HD6545G2

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2

Keyboard

Island-style keyboard: Yes

Processor

Chipset Brand:AMD / Intel / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM65 / RS880M / Unknown
Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):17.1
Memory channels supported by processor:2
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 800/1066
Processor:A6-SERIES / CORE I3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7 / PHENOM II X4
Processor Brand:AMD / Intel / Intel ®
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L2
Processor codename:Arrandale
Processor Number:A6-3410MX / I3-2310M / I5-2430M / I7-2670QM / P960
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-400 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: Yes
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36
Processor package size:rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28
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