The Pavilion 17-e040us 17.3" Notebook Computer from HP features a unique HP Imprint finish in anodized silver. The 17.3" HD+ BrightView widescreen display is backlit with LED lights, which are more energy efficient than their CCFL counterparts. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1600 x 900 native resolution, provided by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600.
The system is powered by a dual-core 4th generation Haswell 2.4GHz Intel Core i3-4000M processor. It also has 6GB of DDR3L RAM, a 750GB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, a multi-format media card reader, 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with DTS Sound+ technology.
Windows 8 is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles, which provide notifications in real-time. 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 that differs from previous versions of Windows.
HP Pavilion 17
- Dual-Core 4th-Gen Haswell Intel Core i5 Performance
- The HP Pavilion 17 houses a 4th generation Intel Core i3-4000M processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 2.4GHz. The 4th-gen Haswell Intel Core i3 processor is also low voltage for improved battery life while still maintaining its fast performance. With a dedicated 3MB L3 cache, 6GB of DDR3L RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to multitask between applications quickly and efficiently
- 17.3" HD+ BrightView LED-Backlit Display
- The 17.3" HD+ BrightView LED-backlit display of this HP notebook provides full-screen views of HD content. With a 1600 x 900 native resolution powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600, subtle yet significant refinements elevate your viewing experience. You can connect this HP notebook to an external display via the HDMI port
- Stay Connected
- Stay connected to the Internet with 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. A built-in HP TrueVision HD Webcam with an integrated digital microphone puts you face-to-face with friends or colleagues. Capture high quality HD videos or photos and send them to friends or post them on social media networks
- DTS Sound+ Technology
- The HP Pavilion 17 utilizes DTS Sound+ technology, which provides both dynamic and subtle audio enhancements for an immersive listening experience
- Eco Friendly
- This HP 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
- Sleek Design
- The HP Pavilion 17 has an HP Imprint finish with a micro dot design complete in an anodized silver finish for a sleek and portable design
- 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 tablet style design featuring tiles. Tiles are customizable 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
- 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
- Windows Store
- 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