The 2000-2b24NR 15.6" Notebook Computer from Hewlett Packard combines performance and affordability. The 15.6" HD BrightView display has LED backlighting, a 1366 x 768 native resolution and a 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio. The integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 has up to 1696MB of total shared memory for high definition video playback. This HP notebook comes with a HP Imprint finish in black licorice. It features a full-sized keyboard and a touchpad with an on/off button. Its 6-cell lithium ion battery provides plenty of power to keep you connected while on the go.
The system is powered by a dual-core 2.2GHz Intel Core i3-2328M processor. It also has 4GB of DDR3 RAM, a 500GB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in Altec Lansing stereo speakers.
Windows 8 is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles that update in real-time, which provide faster access to news, weather forecasts, sports scores, social network updates and more. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience.
Dual-Core Sandy Bridge Intel Core i3 Performance
This HP notebook houses a Sandy Bridge Intel Core i3-2328M processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 2.2GHz. With a dedicated 3MB L3 cache, 4GB of DDR3 RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, this HP notebook provides a smooth multitasking experience
15.6" HD BrightView Display
The 15.6" HD BrightView display features LED backlighting, which is more energy efficient than their CCFL counterparts. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1366 x 768 native resolution powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000. You can also connect to an external display, such as a monitor or HDTV, via the HDMI port
Now you can enjoy the best online experience possible with a 10/100 Ethernet jack and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. A built-in webcam with an integrated microphone puts you face-to-face with friends or colleagues. Capture videos or photos and send them to friends or post them on Facebook. The 6-cell lithium ion battery allows you to stay productive while on the go
Going Green with Style
Enjoy a high quality black coating on the HP Imprint finish of this HP notebook. The notebook is Energy Star certified and EPEAT Silver registered for excellent energy efficiency. It also has a mercury-free LED display, arsenic-free display glass and free recycling for your old computer hardware to promote a green, eco-friendly lifestyle
The Redesigned Start Screen
Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a more tablet style design featuring tiles. These tiles are customizable to your liking as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen. If you prefer the traditional Start screen of Windows 7, you have the option to switch to it
To the Cloud
With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more
In the Windows Store you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it