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HP Pavilion DV6-6157EA LZ436EA

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of HP Pavilion DV6-6157EA LZ436EA. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the sound and portability. The durability and usability are also appreciated. Reviews about the touchpad and keyboard are different.

performance, usability, durability, portability, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Pavilion DV6-6157EA LZ436EA is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Pretty Nice, Actually


In all entirety, it's not that bad of a laptop really. Especially since it's less than half off of it's normal retail value. It plays games well, it's quick, and honestly, I don't know what the other guys are complaining about. I'd definitely recommend...

First things first, this laptop is very quick, responsive, and sturdy feeling. The case is metal, which adds a bit of weight, but it feels strong. (My friend has a similar model laptop made of plastic and it feels very flimsy/weak.) ;...

At first, the speakers (with Beats audio) were pretty wimpy. However, I was able to fix it pretty easily by messing with the equalizer in the Beats systray settings. It took maybe 2 minutes to make the speakers plenty loud. But since I fixed it, I...

Feb, 2012

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Bad deal


While this is a good computer, for a refurb model, in comparison to what they just finished selling, this should be $400.

This is a good computer for price (if new) but please read on

I own the Hp DV6 6135DX which is similar to this and was also refurbished,, for ~$530 ; It is the same as this in the description except for that it included also ; Hd6750m dedicated graphics ; Fingerprint Reader ; Blu Ray + DVD burner combo ; It did...

Feb, 2012

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the best computer...


my husband loves it he like the 10 key pad is on the right hand side and he say it does run alot faster then the one he had thank you hsn for bring another great product

Oct, 2012

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great purchase, amazing computer...


just got mine a couple of days ago to replace an older laptop, I am so impressed with the features. My favorite feature I didnt know i was getting is the finger swipe identification to keep passwords for all your websites stored under the program....

Oct, 2012

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Great Computer...


I just received my new DV6 and so far so good I love it!!!! The keystroke is wonderful and the adding keys to the right make calculations a breeze. I am one satisfied customner. Thank you HSN

Oct, 2012

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I had been wanting an HP for sometime, however, I shipped it back today. First, the add indicates a 9 cell battery and I received a 6 cell which HSN did say they would ship a 9 cell. I had a problem trying to transfer data from old computer and call HP...

Sep, 2012

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Ordered 7 days ago - NOT SHIPPED...


I ordered this item on 8/15. The order "processed" for 2 days and shows in order status as shipped on 8/17 but as of late on 8/22, the item is still not picked up by UPS - so it is NOT shipped.The shipping information showed I would receive it in 3-5...

Aug, 2012

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Very satisfied! Love It!!...


I really love this computer. It performs exactly as advertised! It is so much faster than the computer I had before. I am extremely satisfied!!

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it is AWESOME ....


it is really suparb laptop....i m using it from past 9 month and the result is really awesome.....its audio quality i.s. beat audio is mind blowing..........i suggest to preffer this laptop in this price.....

Aug, 2012

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really superb


brought this hp dv6 laptop 10 months back,its awesome sound clarity,stylish look worth going for it ,processor speed is bit slow 2.1ghz , but doesnot matter ,over all hp dv6 is excellent laptop with a excellent specification

Jul, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio system:Beats
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:4


Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)


Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Clamshell


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
LED backlight: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240


Discrete graphics adapter: Yes
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4000


Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad


Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory layout:1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4


3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Audio system:Beats
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:Intel, NVIDIA
GSM module: No
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Power supply type:AC/DC

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included: Yes
Handheld remote control: No


Electronic compass: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240


Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM76 Express
Conflict Free processor: Yes
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):23
ECC supported by processor: No
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM76 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.3
Processor cache:6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor cores:4
Processor family:3rd gen Intel® Core™ i7
Processor frequency:2.3
Processor lithography:22
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:I7-3610QM
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-3600 Mobile series
Processor socket:Socket G2
Processor threads:8
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):45
Tjunction:105 C

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64: Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI): Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD): Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID): No
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology): Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT): Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi): Yes
Processor ARK ID:64899
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Cable lock slot:Kensington


Bundled software:Cyberlink DVD Suite\nCyberlink Youcam\nAdobe Flash Player\nAdobe Shockwave Player
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:640
Hard drive speed:5400
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:640

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