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HP Envy 17

alaTest has collected and analysed 717 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the keyboard and value for money. The design and performance are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some critical opinions about the reliability and battery.

screen, performance, design, price, keyboard

battery, reliability

We analysed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptop Computers the HP Envy 17 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Envy 17

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 6 user reviews of HP Envy 17 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

screen, reliability, value for money, sound, design

portability

50% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: HP Envy 17-1190 17.3 inch Laptop PC (Intel Core i7-720QM Processor, 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, Windows 7 Home Premium)

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Amazon.com review summary for HP Envy 17

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 257 user reviews of HP Envy 17 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

performance, screen, design, value for money, sound

70% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP ENVY 17-1011NR 17.3-Inch LaptopHP 17-1181NR 17-Inch Envy Notebook PCHP ENVY 17-2070NR Notebook Computer - Silver

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HP Envy 17 3D

 

In 2010's PC World multimedia laptop roundup, HP's Envy 17 proved to be best in show. 2011's model doesn't constitute a particularly substantial overhaul of its predecessor beyond the addition of two extra CPU cores (bringing its total to four), 3D...

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HP Envy 17

 

HP's Envy 17 is obviously the product of a series of excellent design decisions and while it's not perfect, it stood out enough to gain a rare PC World Platinum award.

Product Specifications

Configuration

Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Combo / DVD-Writer / No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader:No / Yes
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive / Hybrid Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:5 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen:Multi Touch / No
True Resolution:Full HD / WSXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 8
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM
Type:Portable

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD / ATI / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GEF GT740M / GEF GT750M / GEF GT840M / GEFORCE 840M / GeForce GT 740M / GeForce GT 750M / Mobility Radeon HD 5850 / Radeon HD6850M

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM55 / HM67 / HM77 / HM87 / Unknown
Processor:CORE I7 / Core™ i3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ® / Intel®
Processor Number:I3-4000M / I5-3230M / I5-4200M / I7-2630QM / I7-4700MQ / I7-4702MQ / I7-4710MQ / I7-720QM
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