Are you looking for new laptop which has a good portability and multi touch capabilities at a reasonable affordable price? If the performance is your big concern and you are one of AMD’s performance fan, we recommend you to take a look at HP Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook 14-f020us laptop. Comes with a slightly thicker than common 13.3 inch ultrabook and powered by a mobile AMD A4-5000 quad-core processor that based on the new “Kabini” platform, the Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook 14-f020us offers good performance to handle daily office and multimedia tasks with ease, along with a slim design that makes it perfect for companion at home, office, school or when you on the go.
HP Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook 14-f020us comes with a similar thin and light design likes a common ultrabook, but it’s not an ultrabook. Comes with a high quality “sparkling black” plastic for construction and a glossy design, this machine is looks cheap. In term of size, the 4.7 lbs laptop has dimension in 9.41 x 13.66 x 0.85 inches and shipped with a 4-cell lithium-ion battery that provides up to 4 hours of battery life in single charge. The full size matte black keyboard with a glossy and island-style design also offers fast and comfortable to use on the desk.
Yeah, the Sleekbook 14-f020us is a small and light machine, but it’s still heavier and thicker than the ThinkPad T431s 20AA000MUS 14 inch ultrabook which has dimension in 8.9 x 13 x 0.8 inch and weighing only at 3.6 lbs. Unlike common ultrabook that built in with a SSD for storage, this machine comes with a 640GB of SATA disk drive with speed of 5400 rpm, perfect for user who usually store their video and music files into the laptop. Like other HP’s machine, the multimedia files also protected by HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive.
Speaking of performance, the slim and light laptop comes with new AMD A4-5000 quad core processor that clocked at 1.5GHZ and features a 2MB L2 Cache. Incorporated with a 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM (expandable to 8GB DDR3 RAM) for multitasking performance and integrated AMD Radeon HD 8330 as graphics accelerator, new HP Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook 14 laptop delivers more than enough performance for fast and seamless day to day office and multimedia tasks.
The 14 inch High Definition touch screen display LED-backlit and BrightView technology offers fairly bright, crisp and vivid color when you watch 720p video playback or play casual games. It supports 10-point touch capabilities and capable to produces maximum resolution at 1366 x 768 pixels. Above the display, you will find a HP’s TrueVision HD Webcam that paired with internal dual array digital microphone for video communications or self portraits. For detailed viewing experience, the HDMI port that located on the right side allows user to share music and enjoy 1080p HD video content with family and friends on their HDTV.
Of course, it also equipped with a wide range of port and connectivity features, includes a 3.5mm audio combo jack, single USB 2.0 port, double USB 3.0 port, Security lock slot, 10/100Base-T Ethernet LAN with RJ 45 port and high-speed 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN for internet connection. In term of software, the Pavilion TouchSmart 14-f020us Sleekbook also preloaded with Kindle reader, Norton Internet Security, HP Cool Sense, HD games, HD Connected, CyberLink PowerDirector, CyberLink PhotoDirector and more.
Like common HP’s multimedia laptop on its class, this machine offers immersive audio experience, thanks to Altec Lansing speakers that powered by Dolby Advanced Audio. Yeah, this is not the most powerful 14 inch multimedia laptop on the market, but with a starting price around at $539 with 1 year warranty, HP Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook 14-f020us is a great laptop and worth for your money. Need a smaller 14 inch laptop which bring more business performance? Check the ThinkPad T430U 33514VU 14 inch business ultrabook with just 0.83 inches thin and powered by Intel Core i5-3317U dual core processor.