HP Pavilion dv7-4171us is a high end laptop that is powerful enough to replace your desktop while keeping up with the processing power. Let us look at some quick pros and cons before we go into the details of HP Pavilion dv7-4171us
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us Pros
Powerful AMD Phenom II N850 triple-core processor ( 2.2 GHz), Slim design. Blu-ray player, nice beautiful display. Good battery life.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us Cons
The graphics has lacks gaming capability.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us Bottom line
The HP Pavilion dv7-4171us has enough power to perform any of the tasks you want quickly in real time. It is priced competitively and is available at further discount price in the winter sales of 2010, that you may like to get.
Here is some detailed description of the HP Pavilion dv7-4171us.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us Processor
The HP Pavilion dv7-4171us is powered by AMD Phenom II Triple-Core Mobile Processor N850. The N850 has a nominal clock frequency of 2.2 GHz and has three cores. The N850 competes very well with the intel core i5 processors. The processor is especially good if you have multiple processes running simultaneously. The three cores do help. The AMD processor has integrated memory controller, which reduces memory latency and increases the throughput rate.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us Memory and Hard Disk
The HP Pavilion dv7-4171us comes with 4 GB of DDR3 memory. This is especially good since most notebooks today come with only 3 GB of memory. The HP Pavilion dv7-4171us comes with a huge 500GB hard drive , that should be good enough for storing all your data for years to come.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us has Blu Ray ROM with SuperMulti DVDñR/RW Double Layer Support . This will let you use the laptop as an entertainment Laptop for seeing movies using the Blu Ray player.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us Display
The HP Pavilion dv7-4171us comes with a big 17.3 inches display. HP calls it diagonal High Definition. The resolution is 1600×900, slightly short of the full HD resolution. The big 17.3 inch size ensures that you can open multiple windows without feeling the lack of space.
All laptops today come with the wired and wireless networks and HP Pavilion dv7-4171us is not an exception to it.
HP Pavilion dv7-4171us has a good battery life of 4 and a half hour using its 9-Cell 93WHr Lithium-Ion Battery. This is especially good battery life considering that it is a powerful notebook.
The Pavilion dv7-4171us has a regular price of $929, however, it has been offered at $749 on Black Friday Sales on November 26, 2010. While $929 is a little bit high for this notebook, $729 could be a reasonable price for this notebook.