Hewlett-Packard Development Company has expanded their ENVY Sleekbook ultrabook line up with HP ENVY Sleekbook m6-k010dx. Comes with less expensive price than other ultrabook from other brand on its class and powered by new low-voltage “Richland” quad-core processor from AMD that offer up to 12 percent better processor performance than the previous version, the HP ENVY m6-k010dx Sleekbook laptop is a great affordable laptop for hard work and play wherever you are and go.
HP ENVY Sleekbook m6-k010dx laptop comes with a stylish metal body in modern silver color and weighing only at 4.7 lbs with a 3-cell Lithium Ion battery, offers good appearance and perfect for companion at office, school or on the occasional trips. Measures 10.1 x 15 x 0.8 inches make it can slip easily into backpacks and easy to take with you wherever you go. If you compared with other laptop, the ENVY Sleekbook m6-k010dx is lighter and thinner than other 15.6 inch laptop on its class, such as Acer Aspire V5-571P-6866 laptop with 1 inch thin and weighing around at 5.5 lbs.
Basically, this model looks identical to ENVY TouchSmart Sleekbook m6-k012dx 15.6 inch laptop, except the memory and storage space. The m6-k010dx laptop also comes with a AMD A10-5745M Elite Quad-Core Accelerated Processor and integrated AMD Radeon HD 8610G as graphics performance which offers up to 3GB graphics memory, provides more than enough performance to handle most demanding office applications and tons of multimedia work. Sadly, this machine only brings a 6GB of DDR3 SDRAM and built in with a 750GB of Serial ATA disk drive (HP ProtectSmart), instead of 8GB DDR3 RAM and 1TB HDD on its sibling.
The ENVY Sleekbook m6-k010dx boasts a 15.6 inch High Definition LED backlit display with HP’s BrightView technology and offers a 1,366-by-768 native resolution. Yeah, this machine is not capable to play 1080p HD video playback, but you will get bright images and vivid color when play 720p video content. If needed, the HDMI port that located on the left side allows user to connect video and music into external HDTV and share it with friends and family. Like other HP ENVY Sleekbook’s series and other ultrabook on its size, it also lacks optical drive.
Above the display, you will find a HP TrueVision HD web camera for video communications and internal dual-array digital microphone that provides clear audio quality. The Full-size black keyboard with backlit technology offers fast and accurate typing in bright or low light room and a pair of Beats Audio speakers with a subwoofer delivers good quality and loud audio for everyday use.
On the right side, there are also a USB 2.0 port, RJ 45 for Ethernet and 3.5mm audio combo jack, while on the left side, you will find two USB 3.0 port, security lock slot and multimedia card reader with support Secure Digital cards. Other features are a Bluetooth, Ethernet LAN and high-speed 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN, along with a wide range of preinstalled applications for multimedia and productivity, such as CyberLink PowerDirector, Amazon Kindle Reader, CyberLink PhotoDirector, HP Connected, Dragon Naturally Speaking, HP Recovery Manager, Trial version of Microsoft Office and more.
Yeah, this is not the high end multimedia and gaming laptop. You will need more performance for playing modern 3D games with high resolution or editing high resolution video, but with a price starting around at $639.99 with 1 year warranty, HP ENVY Sleekbook m6-k010dx laptop is still a great laptop, especially for the size and price. If you need higher multimedia and gaming laptop, we recommend you to check MSI GE70 2OE-017US gaming laptop that shipped with new Intel Haswell quad core processor and paired with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M dedicated graphics cards.