• CPU: AMD Athlon Silver 3050U
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX Vega 3
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.74 kg (3.8 lbs)

Pros

  • Good input devices
  • MicroSD card slot and a fingerprint reader on board
  • Great battery life
  • Comfortable viewing angles and a good contrast ratio
  • Thin and light design

Cons

  • Covers only 52% of sRGB (BOE NV140FHM-N49) and has mediocre color accuracy
  • We've got some overheating issues, where the laptop switched itself off during gameplay
  • Uses aggressive PWM below 70 nits (our Health-Guard profile fixes the issue)
  • Not the best build quality out there

HP 15 - Specs

CPU Performance #144
  • Intel Core i5-7200U 11.9%
  • Intel Core i7-7600U 12.7%
  • AMD Athlon Silver 3050U
  • AMD Athlon Gold 3150U 9.7%
  • Intel Pentium Silver N5030 9.7%
  • Intel Pentium Gold 5405U 9.5%
GPU Performance #251
  • Intel UHD Graphics G1 0.7%
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 3
  • Intel UHD Graphics 630 0.5%
  • Intel UHD Graphics 1.1%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
HDD/SSD
512GB SSD
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 S
Battery
41Wh, 3-cell
Dimensions
358.5 x 242 x 17.9 mm (14.11" x 9.53" x 0.70")
Weight
1.74 kg (3.8 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 1.4b
  • Card Reader SD
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Audio jack 3.5 Combo Jack
Features
  • Web camera HD
  • Microphone Dual Array Digital Microphone
  • Speakers 2 Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Gifts 32GB SnowBell USB Card

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN

Name15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
Diagonal15.6"
Pixel density141.21 ppi
Panel TypeTN
Resolution1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from24 inches (62 cm)

 

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GPU Performance: AMD Radeon RX Vega 3

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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Results are from the 3DMark: Time Spy (Graphics) benchmark (higher the score, the better)
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