If you are on the premium laptop market for 15.6 inch multimedia and light gaming, we recommend you to take a look at HP ENVY TouchSmart Sleekbook m6-k012dx that powered by new AMD Elite Quad-Core platform. Yeah, we already know if AMD’s based laptop have better multimedia and gaming performance than Intel based laptop, so you will not be disappointed. Powered by new AMD A10-5745M Elite Quad-Core accelerated processor that integrated with AMD Radeon HD 8610G as graphics accelerator, the ENVY TouchSmart m6-k012dx Sleekbook delivers outstanding modern game playability and a stunning viewing experience.
The A10-5745M quad core processor that have a clocking rates around 2.1GHZ to 2.9 GHz and incorporated with 8GB of DDR3 SDRAM (expandable to 16GB DDR3 RAM) provides more than enough and smooth performance to handle the most demanding multimedia applications and modern games in low resolution without flaw. The 1TB of Serial ATA disk drive which has spinning speed of 5400 rpm also gives plenty of storage capacity, more than enough to store hundred of video files, music files and game files.
Like the commonly HP ENVY TouchSmart Sleekbook, the m6-k012dx laptop also comes with a glossy aluminum design and have a small HP logo on the cover. There is also a Full sized keyboard with backlit feature which gives comfortable and more accurate typing in low-light conditions and a Clickpad with multi-touch gestures support. In term of size, the 5.6 lbs laptop has dimension in 10.1 x 15 x 0.9 inch and shipped with a 3-cell Lithium Ion, make it comfortable for companion at home, when you on the go and in the office. It is also lighter and thinner than the upcoming Q550LF-BBI7T07 from Asus which has dimension in 10 x 15.1 x 1.1 and weighing around at 6 lbs.
HP ENVY TouchSmart Sleekbook m6-k012dx boasts a 15.6 inch High Definition multi touch screen display with LED Backlit technology and capable to play 720 video content with ease. Like other HP ENVY TouchSmart Sleekbook laptop on its class, this machine also comes with a HP’s BrightView technology and support a 1366 x 768 native resolution, offers sharp text, crisp images and beautiful colors for play games and watch video. There is also a High Definition web camera built into bezel with internal microphone and HP’s TrueVision technology, allows user to keep in touch with family and friends wherever they go via video chats.
Furthermore, the 15.6 inch multimedia laptop also equipped with a single USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm audio combo jack, slot for security lock, two USB 3.0 port, Ethernet LAN with RJ connector, Bluetooth 4.0, 1×1 high-speed 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN. Other features are Altec Lansing speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio, CyberLink PowerDirector, Adobe Flash, CyberLink PhotoDirector, Trial version of Microsoft office and more HP’s own applications, such as HP games, HP Recovery Manager, HP Connected.
Yeah, HP ENVY TouchSmart Sleekbook m6-k012dx is a high end laptop that designed for multimedia and entertainment purpose, so it is not a budget friendly laptop. If you interested and the price is not the big concern, you can grab it for price around at $730 with 1 year warranty, but if you are looking for cheaper laptop with similar performance, we suggest you to check Toshiba Satellite P55-A5200 laptop that powered by Intel Core i5-3337U processor an integrated with Intel HD graphics 4000.