• CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3550H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (3GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
  • Weight: 1.98 kg (4.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Budget-friendly
  • Good keyboard with decent travel
  • Relatively cool
  • 144Hz panel with fast reaction times and 90% of sRGB coverage (BOE NV156FHM-N4K)
  • Doesn't use PWM to adjust screen brightness (BOE NV156FHM-N4K)
  • PCIe x4 drive support and up to 32GB of memory
  • Has an SD card reader

Cons

  • No Thunderbolt support
  • Even the Ryzen 7 3750H is a bottleneck for the GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q
  • Not the greatest build quality
  • Its touchpad is wanky
  • Poor battery life

HP Pavilion Gaming 15 (15-ec) - Specs

CPU Performance #54
  • Intel Core i7-7820HK 1.8%
  • Intel Core i5-1135G7 38.4%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3550H
  • AMD Ryzen 7 3750H 3.1%
  • Intel Core i5-8300H 4.2%
  • AMD Ryzen 3 4300U 4.1%
GPU Performance #57
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q (4GB GDDR5) 2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4GB GDDR5) 3.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (3GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (4GB GDDR5) 1%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
HDD/SSD
256GB NVMe PCIe SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4
RAM
8GB DDR4, 2400 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
52.5Wh, 3-cell
Body Material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
360 x 257 x 23.5 mm (14.17" x 10.12" x 0.93")
Weight
1.98 kg (4.4 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0, Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Card Reader Multi Format SD
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers Front-firing Speakers, Bang & Olufsen
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), TN
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

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CPU Performance: AMD Ryzen 5 3550H

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (3GB GDDR5)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
88 fps
57 fps
28 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
66 fps
34 fps
20 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
43 fps
39 fps
33 fps
20 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
127 fps
86 fps
77 fps
69 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
119 fps
111 fps
92 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
144+ fps
57 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
117 fps
55 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
94 fps
57 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
74 fps
56 fps
52 fps
44 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Assassin's Creed Odyssey
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
51 fps
43 fps
36 fps
22 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
64 fps
35 fps
32 fps
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Minecraft
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Darksiders Genesis
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
116 fps
69 fps
56 fps
51 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Halo: Reach
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
144+ fps
134 fps
122 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Metro Exodus
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Borderlands 3
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
63 fps
41 fps
26 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Resident Evil 2
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
66 fps
56 fps
47 fps
33 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Team Fortress 2
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Gears 5
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
74 fps
47 fps
39 fps
31 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Red Dead Redemption 2
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PES 2020
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 20
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
The Witcher 3
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
66 fps
48 fps
42 fps
29 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Need For Speed Heat
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Apex Legends
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOOM
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOOM Eternal
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Battlefield 5
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
80 fps
60 fps
48 fps
43 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
ARK: Survival Evolved
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
34 fps
32 fps
25 fps
-
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Total War: THREE KINGDOMS
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
83 fps
45 fps
26 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Warframe
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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