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HP Stream 8 5900ng

HP Stream 8 5900ng
alaScore 87

12 reviews

Apr, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of HP Stream 8 5900ng. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Stream 8 5900ng is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 12 reviews)

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Expert review by : Sascha Mölck (

HP Stream 8 5900ng Tablet Review


Surf for free. The HP Stream 8 is an 8-inch Windows tablet with an integrated 3G modem, currently on the market for 209 Euros (~$247). The tablet also comes with 200 MB of data usage every month for 2 years - without a contract. Is this an enticing offer?

Bright IPS display, Reasonably good manufacturing quality, One-year Office 365 licence, 3G modem with free data

1 GB RAM, No video output

We liked the HP Stream 8 5900ng. The device is a simple 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet priced at 209 Euros (~$247). The tablet gives the user access not only to applications from the Windows Store, but also normal desktop programs. However, the latter...

Jan, 2015

Expert review by : Srivatsan Sridhar (

HP Stream 8 Review


HP launched the Stream 8 Windows tablet in India earlier this year. The tablet is compact, offers full Windows 8.1 experience on-the-go and even has 3G support. Is the tablet worth the price ? Let us find out in the complete review.

Good display; 3G support via SIM slot; Compact design

Multitasking is not smooth mainly due to 1GB of RAM; Lacks HDMI out and standard USB slots; Back cover is hard to remove

At a price tag Rs. 16,990, the HP Stream 8 is a decent Windows tablet for casual use, but it doesn’t offer the experience of a full PC since it lacks sufficient RAM for smooth multitasking and also lacks a standard USB slot to connect other...

Mar, 2015

Expert review by : Anupam Saxena (

HP Stream 8 review - The Times of India


Microsoft and its partner OEMs took their own sweet time for making 8-inch Windows 8 tablets mainstream as the OS is focused more on productivity than on content consumption.

- Good display ; - Compact and light-weight ; - Offers 3G data connectivity

Feb, 2015

Expert review by : Digit Tablets (

HP Stream 8


HP Stream 8 is a mid-range Windows tablet. It has an 8 inch display with 1280 x 800 pixels resolution. The tablet has a 1.8 GHz quad-core Intel Atom processor and runs Windows 8.1 OS. It has 1 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage expandable via microSD...

Jan, 2015

Product Specifications


Built-in Microphone:No / Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2


Battery Capacity:14.8 / 4000
Battery capacity (Watt hours):14.8
Battery life (max):5 / 8.5
Battery performance:4000
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Browsing time (3G):5
Continuous audio playback time:5.7
Continuous video playback time:5.3
Number of battery cells:1


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


Color of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, Purple / Silver
Device type:Mini tablet
Form Factor:Slate
Product color:Black / Silver


Display Diagonal:8
Display Resolution:1200 x 800 / 1280 x 800
Display Technology:IPS
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touch technology:Multi-Touch

Energy Management

AC adapter power:10
Energy Star certified: No


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


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


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

Other Features

64-bit computing: Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-x
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-x
Processor socket:BGA592
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

Keyboard supplied: No
Quick start guide: Yes


Accelerometer: Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y
Operating system architecture:32-bit
Position location:Y

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone out:Y
Micro-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Microphone in: Yes


AC adapter power:10
Energy Star certified:N


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™
Processor frequency: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
Intel 64:Y
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N


Bundled software:Skype
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

Height:0.35 / 0.352 / 3.5
Weight:13.7 / 14.5