The latest generation of Pavilion g7 series, dubbed as HP Pavilion g7-2325dx has been release by and expected will be available soon for US market. Based on the AMD A8-4500M Quad-Core Accelerated Processor with AMD Radeon 7640G discrete-class graphics, the 17.3 inch Pavilion g7-2325dx laptop is one of the better choice for user who looking for a desktop replacement at affordable price.
HP Pavilion g7-2325dx laptop is a good laptop that designed to gives impressive multimedia and entertainment experience, as well as fast and seamless office multitasking with reasonable price. Powered by 1.9GHz AMD A8-4500M Accelerated Processor with four cores, 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM and support Turbo Core technology to increase clocking speed up to 2.8GHz, this machine provides more than enough power for play and working hard.
It also comes with AMD Radeon 7640G discrete-class graphics that support up to 2029MB video memory to gives enough graphis performance for watch HD video, play modern games or light editing video. Inside, you will also find a 500GN of Serial ATA disk drive with speed of 5,400 rpm and protected by HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection to ensure your critical data are secure and safe.
The 17.3 inch HD widescreen display with LED Backlit and BrightView technology offer a bright, crisp and beautiful color contrast when you watch video or play games. On the datasheet, Hewlett-Packard Development Company claims if HP g7-2325dx laptop capable to produces internal resolution of 1600 x 900 pixel and support 1080p HD video playback on your HDTV via HDMI cable (not included). Dimension are 10.5 x 16.2 x 1.5 inch with weighs around at 6.6 lbs.
Similar to HP Pavilion g6-2323dx, this model also bring a TrueVision HD webcam located on the top of 17.3 inch display with internal microphone for face to face video communication. Of course, like other HP laptop on its class, HP Pavilion g7-2325dx also has a SuperMulti DVD Burner drive, a pair of Altec Lansing speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio to enhanced audio reproduction and HP’s island-style keyboard for fast, more accurate and pleasure to use. For connectivity, this budget laptop offers 10/100BASE-T Ethernet LAN and 802.11b/g/n WLAN.
There is also a Microphone in jack, Headphone jack, single USB 2.0 port, two USB 3.0 port, 2-in-1 Media Card Reader with supports Secure Digital cards and Multimedia cards, RJ 45 for Ethernet and two external monitor connector (VGA and HDMI port). Other features are HP CoolSense to keep this machine stay cool, HP Recovery Manager, HP Games, HP Connected and more applications from other third party company, such as Windows Live, Microsoft Office Trial, CyberLink PowerDVD, Kindle e-reader, Windows 8 Store Apps and more.
If you interested, HP Pavilion g7-2325dx laptop will be preloaded with the 64 bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 OS with a price starting around $400. So, what do you think? Is it delivers fairly good performance for day to day office and brings good viewing and loud audio experience? Looking for more power and graphics performance? If you have more budget, we recommend you to take a look at the 17.3 inch Samsung NP770Z7E-S01UB Series 7 with Intel Core i7-3635QM quad core processor and just 1.00 inches thin.