HP Pavilion dv7-4290us Entertainment 17.3" Notebook Computer (Aluminum Argento Stream Design)

HP Pavilion dv7-4290us Entertainment 17.3" Notebook Computer (Aluminum Argento Stream Design)

HP Pavilion dv7-4290us Entertainment 17.3" Notebook Computer (Aluminum Argento Stream Design)

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Product Highlights

  • 2GHz Intel Core i7-2630QM Quad-Core
  • 6GB (1x4GB, 1x2GB) RAM
  • 1TB 5400rpm SATA Hard Drive
  • Blu-ray ROM with LightScribe DVD Burning
  • ATI Mobility Radeon HD 6570 Graphics
  • 17.3" LED Backlit Widescreen Display
  • Integrated Webcam and Microphone
  • Bluetooth, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi
  • Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
  • 6.9 lb
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Overview
  • 1Description

The Pavilion dv7-4290us Entertainment 17.3" Notebook Computer from Hewlett-Packard is a 17.3" notebook computer that weighs a little over eight pounds. The computer's 16:9 widescreen display features LED backlight technology for superior image quality and enhanced energy efficiency. An audio system by Beats provides high-quality audio output.

The system features the HP MediaSmart software suite and an HDMI port for HDTV connectivity. MediaSmart lets you watch Internet TV via Hulu and play music from CDs or the HP Rhapsody Music store. You'll also be able to use it to watch Internet videos, or to create your own videos for upload to YouTube.

It also supports Intel's Wireless Display technology, which allows you to connect to an HDTV wirelessly. You'll need the optional Netgear Push2TV accessory to utilize this technology.

The integrated webcam allows you to chat online. You'll be able to use the computer to edit and print photos with Snapfish. Netflix software is installed, allowing subscribers to stream select movies to their computer via the web.

The system is powered by a quad-core 2GHz Intel Core i7-2630QM CPU, which can be overclocked to 2.9GHz via Intel Turbo Boost. It boasts 6GB of RAM, a 1TB 5400rpm SATA hard drive, Bluetooth, 802.11n Wi-Fi, a Blu-ray ROM drive with LightScribe DVD burning, and ATI Mobility Radeon HD 6570 graphics with 1GB of memory. Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system.

It's Always Showtime
Exclusive HP MediaSmart software gives you instant access to the music and movies you love. Immerse yourself in videos, games and 3D graphics on the high-definition 17.3" diagonal LED BrightView display developed exclusively for HP. Look your best in any light with the HP TrueVision webcam and sound great with integrated dual-array digital microphones for improved noise reduction. With the large hard drive, you can store volumes of data, movies, and music

  • Intel Core i7 processor maximizes speed for demanding applications with Intel Turbo Boost Technology. By accelerating performance to match your workload, it unleashes the ultimate digital media creation experience with fast video editing and encoding, plus incredible performance for image rendering, photo retouching and editing
  • Blaze through intensive graphics with an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 6570
  • Support for Microsoft DirectX 11
  • Expand your entertainment with a Blu-ray optical drive for stunning HD video and digital audio
  • Intel Wi-Di ready to wirelessly stream your photos, videos and other PC content to an HDTV
  • Sync and print wirelessly with Bluetooth-enabled smart phones and printers up to 30 feet away
  • Enter data faster and calculate more easily with the numeric keypad
  • Get up to 5 hours of life with the 9-cell 93Wh Li-Ion battery
Impressive Inside and Out
The Pavilion dv7 notebook offers style with substance, featuring sleek aluminum chassis etched with the stream design. The integrated fingerprint reader and HP SimplePass Identity Management software give you a quick, easy and secure way to access your favorite websites with a single swipe. Built for longevity with higher-quality components, the Pavilion dv7 also includes a comfortable, responsive chiclet keyboard. An easy-to-use, oversized Clickpad supports multi-touch gestures to keep you operating at maximum efficiency
Do It All at the Speed of Life
The system features a mobile processor which provides the performance you need. Longer battery life makes it last. With integrated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology, you'll never feel out of touch. To make the best use of your time one-touch keys launch the applications and functions you use most. And if you hit any bumps along the way, HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection can help save your valuable information
Hear All the Music
With Beats Audio, your PC can finally unlock the sounds that musicians and producers spend hours perfecting in the mixing booth. Engineered in collaboration with music industry veterans, Beats delivers studio-quality playback through line-out to headphones or external speakers. The built-in HP Triple Bass Reflex Subwoofer boosts audio played through the dv7's Altec Lansing speakers. When you're enjoying tracks from your own collection and Rhapsody within HP MediaSmart you'll hear the difference. You'll also see the difference with high-definition content from integrated partners such as Hulu, Netflix, and Roxio CinemaNow
Enjoy PC content on your HD TV wirelessly
The dv7 features Intel Wireless Display so you can sit back and experience your favorite videos, photos and music on your HDTV. Stop crowding around a laptop screen! Intel Wi-Di lets you view content from your dv7's hard disk, your home network or anywhere a browser will take you on the biggest screen in your home. Connection is a snap: Simply connect a Netgear Push2TV Adapter to your TV's HDMI or composite A/V input, follow a few steps, then start sharing with a push of a button
Relax with 24/7 Support
While your PC is within warranty, HP Care Pack Support gives you access to complimentary help from your desktop, through the Internet, and by telephone
In the Box
HP Pavilion dv7-4290us Entertainment 17.3" Notebook Computer (Aluminum Argento Stream Design)
  • 9-Cell Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Software Bundle
    • Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
    • Symantec Norton Internet Security 2011 (60-day Trial)
    • HP SimplePass Identity Protection
    • HP Recovery Manager
    • Sun Java
    • HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection (3D DriveGuard)
    • HP Support Assistant
    • Microsoft Office 2010 (Product Key Purchase Required for Activation)
    • Microsoft Silverlight
    • eBay
    • Beats Audio
    • HP MediaSmart (HP Music Store by Rhapsody, Snapfish, Facebook, Flickr, Hulu, Netflix, Roxio CinemaNow, MTV, Nickelodeon)
    • HP Games Powered by Wild Tangent
    • Snapfish Picture Mover
    • Corel PaintShop PRO X3
    • Corel VideoStudio Pro X3
    • HP Photo Creations
    • Adobe Reader
    • Adobe Flash
    • Windows Live Photo Gallery
    • HP Barnes and Noble e-Reader
    • New York Times e-Reader
    • HP Setup
    • ISP Partners
    • HP Wireless Assistant
    • Windows Live Messenger
    • Windows Live Mail
    • Norton Online Backup
    • Bing Toolbar
    • Microsoft Portal
    • Accellor (Broadband Aggregator in HP Setup)
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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    Specifications
    Performance
    Processor 2 GHz Intel Core i7-2630QM
    Cache Not Specified By Manufacturer
    System Bus Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Memory Slots: 2x SO-DIMM 204-Pin
    Type: DDR3 SDRAM
    Installed: 6 GB (1x4 GB, 1x2 GB)
    Capacity: 8 GB
    Graphics Card Type: Dedicated
    Installed: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 6570 with 1 GB GDDR5 SDRAM and up to 3830 MB Shared Graphics Memory
    Display
    Type Widescreen
    Size 17.3"
    Backlight LED
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Native Resolution 1600 x 900
    Storage
    Optical Drive Tray-Load Blu-ray ROM with DVD Burning with LightScribe
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 4x USB 2.0 (A)
    1x eSATA (Shared with USB)
    Display 1x VGA
    1x HDMI
    Audio  Integrated Stereo Speakers (Beats with HP Triple Bass Reflex Subwoofer)
    Integrated Digital Microphone
    1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone Output
    1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Microphone Input
    Expansion Slots None
    Flash Media Slot 1x SD
    1x MMC
    1x Memory Stick
    1x Memory Stick PRO
    1x xD-Picture Card
    Communications
    Network 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
    Modem None
    Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
    Bluetooth Yes
    Webcam Yes
    General
    Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
    Security Power-On Password, Accepts 3rd Party Security Lock Devices, Kensington Lock Slot, Fingerprint Reader
    Keyboard Type: Full-Size
    Features: Numeric Keypad, Chiclet Style
    Pointing Device TouchPad with Multi-Touch Control, On/Off Button
    Battery 9-Cell Lithium-Ion  Providing up to 5 Hours per Charge (93 Wh)
    Power Requirements AC: 100-240 VAC
    Consumption: 120 W
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 16.4 x 1.5 x 10.8" / 41.5 x 3.7 x 27.4 cm
    Weight 6.86 lb / 3.11 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 11.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.5 x 13.5 x 4.5"

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