HP 15-bw038na Review

If you are in the market for a full sized laptop that is also affordable than the HP 15-bw038na might just catch your eye. This laptop is powered by AMD instead of Intel which tends to make for a slightly more budget friendly laptop and just like Intel, AMD has years of providing very solid hardware. Below we are going to take a bit closer look at this new laptop from HP and see if it might be a good option for you by going over some of its benefits and downsides.

 

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Specs

Processor: AMD A12

Memory: 4 GB of RAM

Storage: 1 TB SATA

Screen: 15.6 Inches

OS: Windows 10

Benefits

– Typically you don’t expect much from the graphics card on a budget friendly laptop model but this device actually has an AMD Radeon 530 graphics card which makes gaming a real possibility
– The full sized 15.6 inch display delivers some very good graphics and is great for enjoying entertainment such as gaming or video
– If you are one of those users that tends to save large amounts of data the large 1 TB is a great benefit
– At just 2.1 KG this laptop is quite light for a full sized model making it convenient to take on the go
– Battery life is excellent with it having the capability to provide up to 11 hours on a single charge

Downsides

– No optical drive is included so if you still use physical media you will need to purchase an external drive
– The memory included is very limited with just 4 GB of RAM making performance on higher end tasks a possible issue
– Some of the newer features that users are looking for such as touchscreen or convertible design are not part of this laptop

Verdict

The HP 15-bw038na is a very basic setup but at the same time provides a very affordable option for those who want a full sized display and want to potentially due some light game as well that requires a decent graphics card.

 

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