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HP Envy 17

HP Envy 17
alaScore 89

624 reviews

Jul, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 624 reviews of HP Envy 17. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the keyboard and price are on the whole positive. The design and screen are also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions about the energy efficiency and battery are mixed. Many are critical about the touchpad and size.

performance, screen, design, price, keyboard

reliability, size, touchpad

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

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Review analysis

(Based on 624 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Envy 17

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of HP Envy 17 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the price and sound. The design and reliability also get good views. Some have doubts about the keyboard and usability.

screen, reliability, design, sound, price

usability, keyboard

44% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: 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)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)

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

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 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Views about the price and design are overall positive. The screen and usability are also mentioned favorably. Reviews are divided on the portability. The touchpad and size get less positive reviews.

performance, usability, screen, design, price

reliability, size, touchpad

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

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: New Zealand PC World (pcworld.co.nz)

HP Envy 17 notebook

 

HP's Envy 17 is a big notebook that's suitable as a desktop replacement computer. It has a fourth-generation Intel Core i7 CPU, discrete NVIDIA...

Fast CPU, Lots of RAM, Plenty of internal storage

Bouncy keyboard, Only single-band Wi-Fi, No touchscreen

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: Harley Ogier (pcworld.co.nz)

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.

May, 2011

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:Flash Hard Drive / 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

Convertible: No
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 / GeForce GTX 850M / Mobility Radeon HD 5850 / Radeon HD6850M

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM55 / HM67 / HM77 / HM87 / SOC / Unknown
Processor:CORE I7 / Core™ i3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ® / Intel®
Processor Number:I3-4000M / I5-3230M / I5-4200M / I5-5200U / I7-2630QM / I7-4700MQ / I7-4702MQ / I7-4710MQ / I7-5500U / I7-720QM
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