HP Pavilion 17-e140us 17.3-Inch Laptop Review

17.3 inch HP Pavilion 17-e140us

Anodized metallic HP Imprint finish Pavilion 17-e140us is a 17.3 inch reliable and solid laptop PC that enables you to perform most of your tasks with ease and confidence. It is a great desktop replacement with its 17 inch screen, a 4th generation processor, a good variety of connectivity options and functions.


Haswell Intel Core i3-4000M 3MB L3 Cache processor at 2.40GHz speed, 4GB DDR3 SDRAM memory that can be upgraded to 8GB for more than sufficient amount of multitasking of multimedia and other apps and programs to be able to handle them efficiently, 750GB Serial ATA hard drive at 5400 rpm rotating speed to be able to store hundreds of hours of high definition quality videos, 100s of thousands of music files and images + 25GB lifelong cloud storage for free and Windows 8.1 operating system with its customizable tiles, ease and convenience of use on the new HP Pavilion.

Glossy 17.3 inch diagonal HD+ BrightView LED-backlit screen display at 1600x900 pixel resolution and Intel HD graphics 4600 for sharpness and clarity of images with vivid colors when you're viewing videos and photos, chatting on Skype or playing games- i3 processor is probably not suitable for the latest 3D games but you should be fine with most at lower settings. It comes with a full-size ergonomic keyboard which helps you to type accurately with much less errors and 10-key numeric keypad with easy entry of numeric data.

Anodized silver HP Pavilion is less than 1.3 inch thick and weighs about 6.4 lbs, so it is more like a desktop replacement laptop PC than a very portable one, it is still not too bad though considering its 17.3 inch large screen. Its 6-cell 47WHr lithium-ion battery gives you as much as 4 hrs and 45 mins of battery life if you're not using the screen at highest settings, streaming media for hours or working on demanding tasks. HP SimplePass allows you to conveniently enter your web accounts by also keeping your identity safe and secure.


Being large in size, it offers a good variety of connectivity options, including SuperMulti DVD Burner to read and write CDs and DVDs in different formats, 10/100Base-T wired Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN, 1 x HDMI port, 1 x VGA port, 1 x Audio-out port, 1 x USB 2.0 Port, 2 x USB 3.0 Ports and an integrated Media Card Reader.

Conclusion: HP Pavilion 17-e140us laptop is a robust laptop that performs well with its power usage efficient Haswell i3 processor, generous amount of RAM and hard drive at a variety of tasks on a daily basis, for work, school or entertainment. It has impressive graphics, picture quality and vibrant colors on its 1600x900 high definition 17.3 inch large screen, a comfy keyboard with 10-key numpad and a good selection of connectivity ports.