Alike its predecessor, the nw, also the HP Compaq p could convince as business notebook. The brightness settings on the p are staggeringly impressive as well. Temperature The surface temperature is without any striking maximums. Still, overall workmanship and case stability convince. Definitely a nice notebook and I would say it is a steal at the price point this is listed for. Please also look at our benchmark list of mobile processors or at our benchmark list of mobile video cards , in order to compare this notebook to other configurations.

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So, it is possible to further increase the battery runtime by external ‘high capacity batteries’.

And make sure you get a protective case for it, just in case! Overall, the HP Compaq p has a good pressure resistance and flexural rigidity. At least the following is for sure: I recommend waiting until the final Normally, I would expect notebook speakers to sound tinny but tolerable. Please try again shortly. It may sound rude, but it is your laptop and not theirs.

My notebook comes with support for only Again, one of the hot keys launches the Windows calculator. I am one of the users that encountered so many problems with the OS that I avoid it no matter what for the time being. Also, the notebook shipped with the screen just ever so slightly mis-aligned with the notebook chassis. The big battery with 73Wh capacity reached a good runtime. The two-tone appearance of the notebook is seen on both the exterior and interior of the notebook, and it looks great.


Review HP Compaq 8710p Notebook

Yes, the backpack is bulky and heavy…but it is not impossible to carry all that around. All of the wireless devices on your computer are enabled at the factory, so thewireless light is on blue when you turn on the computer.

Please make a different selection, or visit the product homepage. But here are also the docking connector and secondary vompaq bay port. I have found some situations in which I can use the notebook within a class, but I tend to prefer a paper and pen over the computer during most classes.

When trying to find the point from which the notebook screen is unreadable, I found that most copmaq the screen reached the unreadable state not because of any distortion or discoloration. The performance for this drive is about par with what is expected from RPM drives at this capacity.

Reviewed – HP Compaq p, provided by: Download list – Download multiple files at once View, edit and download your entire list of software and drivers here. The two hinges allow a slight see-saw after adjusting the big 17″ display’s position, but, otherwise they seem robust. Additionally, some of you may remember my nc and w reviews in which I bashed the construction of the bezel as I could pull it away and push it in a little bit.


HP Compaq p Notebook PC : Wireless (Select Models Only) – Windows Vista

In general the display was well legible, but, if it was brighter, working outdoors would be even more user-friendly. However, the p does not go without flaws. I don’t see my operating system. Refurb replacement parts are hit-and-miss with HP, so do not be afraid to ask for another replacement part if you are unhappy with what you received. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community.

However, all but one of my replacement screens and all but two of my replacement optical drives were of excellent quality. Seriously, get with the times HP! The sound of the two speakers, located at the front edge of the notebookis passable.

Horizontallyregarding stability to the vantage point the area of operation is spacious. Regardless of if it is a question or a problem, they always seem to be able to help me solve the issue. If it is on, the wireless light is on.