• GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q
  • Display: 16.1″, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 144 Hz, IPS
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4
  • Weight: 2.35 kg (5.2 lbs)

Pros

  • Up to 64GB of RAM in dual-channel mode + NVMe drive support
  • The display doesn't flicker at any brightness level (Panda LM156LF-2F01)
  • Covers 96% of sRGB and has a great color accuracy (with our Gaming and Web design profile)
  • 144Hz IPS display option with quick response time
  • Decent performance and cooling
  • HP is first to experiment with 16" screen on a gaming notebook

Cons

  • Flimsy build quality
  • The keyboard is not the best for gamers

HP Pavilion Gaming 16 (16-a0000) - Specs

GPU Performance #25
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q 5.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop) 9.3%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB GDDR5) 2.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (6GB GDDR5) 4.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (3GB GDDR5) 7.2%
Display
16.1″, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 144 Hz, IPS
panel 1
Innolux N161HCA-GA1 (CMN1602)
Color accuracy 2.5 -> 0.7
HDD/SSD
512GB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
RAM
8GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
52Wh, 3-cell
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
370 x 262.4 x 23.6 mm (14.57" x 10.33" x 0.93")
Weight
2.35 kg (5.2 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps), Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Card reader SD
  • Ethernet LAN 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac/ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 Combo Jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone Dual Array Digital Microphone
  • Speakers 2 Speakers, Bang & Olufsen
  • Optical drive

 

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DISPLAY: 16.1-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name Innolux N161HCA-GA1 (CMN1602)
Diagonal 16.1"
Pixel density 136.83 ppi
Brightness 338 cd/m2
sRGB 96%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 25 inches (64 cm)
Contrast 1240:1
dE Color Checker 2.5 0.7
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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CPU Performance:

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
144+ fps
114 fps
56 fps
36 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
144+ fps
131 fps
69 fps
42 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
85 fps
77 fps
68 fps
43 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
quality
average
115 fps
110 fps
84 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
141 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
60 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
117 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
144+ fps
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144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
115 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
quality
average
144+ fps
118 fps
109 fps
90 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
AC: Odyssey
quality
average
96 fps
84 fps
72 fps
47 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
123 fps
76 fps
71 fps
45 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
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