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HP Stream 8 5801

HP Stream 8 5801
alaScore 85

123 reviews

Apr, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 123 reviews of HP Stream 8 5801. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the screen and price. The touch screen and design are also mentioned favorably, but many are less positive about the usability.

design, touch screen, price, screen


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Stream 8 5801 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of HP Stream 8 5801 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on

50% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Apr, 2019

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device did a bois update now it is useless as stated above "bitlocker recovery mode" 4-25-16 Still Dead can not get any answers or help on getting it to run

nice looking

worked for a few weeks not it will not boot up it is in "bitlocker recovery mode I can not reset it

Apr, 2016

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device did a bois update now it is useless as stated above "bitlocker recovery mode"

nice looking

worked for a few weeks not it will not boot up it is in "bitlocker recovery mode I can not reset it

Apr, 2016

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Works as advertised


Lets the kids use this and not worried if they destroy it - Plus for me :)

Price is right, Windows 10 upgrade no issues, display, audio, touch screen OK no issues

None you get what you pay for

Jan, 2016

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great product


The tablet is great and affordable. Also, the camera is great as well

Oct, 2015

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Great device


This tablet replaced a 3 year old Kindle Fire. It was perfect for our needs!

Oct, 2015

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Really Great Tablet


I'm very happy with the way this tablet handles. I'm also pleased with how well I've been able to adapt to using it.

Oct, 2015

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Great Tablet for Work


I take the metro to work everyday and this tablet is perfect to read emails, and get some work done prior to getting to the office. Really satisfied with Windows on my tablet, since it lets me open various excel, powerpoints and word documents while...

Oct, 2015

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Great tablet for Windows


Perfect gift for the preteen/ teen age kids who need to run Windows programs and still enjoy I'll the standard features of a tablet.

Oct, 2015

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Great price for a fantastic find..The Windows10 upgrade is an extra bonus! Microsoft apps are more than enough.

Sep, 2015

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Just like a computer


It works just like a computer since it's full windows 8.1 OS. Pros: - Good size - Decent Screen - Fast boot - Expendable memory with MicroSD Cons: - Battery life is terrible

Sep, 2015

Product Specifications


Audio system:High Definition (HD)
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2


Battery Capacity:4000
Battery life (max):5.75 / 8.3
Battery performance:4000
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:1


Built-in camera:
Front camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):2
Rear camera:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5
Video recording: Yes


Color of product:Black / Grey
Device type:Mini tablet
Form Factor:Slate
Product color:Black / Grey


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:8
Display Resolution:1200 x 800 / 1280 x 800
Display Technology: / IPS
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen type:Capacitive

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:2
AC adapter output voltage:5
Power auto-sensing: Yes


Graphics:HD Graphics
Graphics adapter:HD Graphics
Graphics adapter family:Intel


Internal memory:1
Internal memory type:DDR3L-SDRAM / LPDDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:1


E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes


3G:No / O / Yes
3G standards:HSPA+
4G:N / Y
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 LE
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
WWAN:No / Yes

Other Features

64-bit computing: Yes
Processor socket:BGA592
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:Micro-USB
Keyboard supplied: No
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes


Accelerometer: Yes
GPS:No / Yes
GPS (satellite):N / Y
Operating system architecture:32-bit
Position location:N / Y

Phone Features

Video call: Yes
Voice call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone out:Y
Micro-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Microphone in: Yes
Mini-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):N


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:2
AC adapter output voltage:5
Power auto-sensing:Y


64-bit computing: Yes
Conflict Free processor:Y
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Processor ARK ID:80275
Processor boost frequency:1.83
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor code:SR1UD
Processor codename:Bay Trail
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Intel Atom / Intel® Atom™
Processor frequency:1.3 / 1.33
Processor lithography:22
Processor model:Z3735G
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit
Processor package size:17
Processor series:Intel Atom Z3700 series
Processor threads:4
Scenario Design Power (SDP):2.2

Processor special features

Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: No
Intel 64:Y
Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel HD Audio Technology: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® RealSense Technology:N
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N


Bundled software:Internet Explorer 11\nDropbox\nSkype\nOffice 365 Personal 1yr\nOneDrive
Operating system architecture:32-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 with Bing
Operating system version:Windows 8.1


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal storage capacity:32
Maximum memory card size:32
Storage media:Flash

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.88 / 5
Height:0.35 / 8.9 / 9.9
Weight:13.7 / 14 / 14.4 / 14.5
Width:8 / 8.23