The 2000-2d27dx is one of the latest laptop computers from HP which is powered by quad core AMD APU. This is a budget HP laptop and doesn’t provide touch screen facility. However, AMD A6-5200 quad core APU offers more power with a promise to increase your productivity. The price of this laptop is $330 at Best Buy. HP 2000-2d27dx offers large storage solution – 750GB hard drive, to be specific. The memory includes 4 GB RAM. Only disadvantage of this HP laptop computer is that it doesn’t offer any USB 3.0 ports, but users will get 3 USB 2.0 ports. It does come with DVD burner as optical drive and has webcam. Here is brief review about the laptop.
HP 2000 2d27dx Performance and Specification
HP 2000 2d27dx is equipped with AMD A6-5200 accelerated processor. It has four cores and each core operates with 2.0 GHz frequency. It doesn’t have auto overclocking feature and each core can handle single thread at a time. Due to its four cores, this hp laptop can offer you better multitasking. Some programs or applications utilize multiple cores, like compression of files. In fact, Excel 2010 uses multiple cores to improve the performance. It comes with integrated AMD Radeon HD 8400 graphics which allows user to play many older and current games. In fact, high end games are playable in low details and settings. Call of Duty Black ops 2, Crysis 2, DMC 4, resident Evil 5, dirt 3 etc are playable in low details and settings. Users can stream HD videos flawlessly. However, the laptop itself doesn’t support full HD playback but users can enjoy 720p HD playback. Other applications, like presentation, converting formats of audio and video can be done easily on HP 2000-2d27dx.
Compared with Dell Inspiron 15 i15RV-953BLK, which is available at Amazon, HP 2000-2d27dx offers better performance. Dell i15RV-953BLK comes with 1.9 GHz Intel Pentium 2127U ULV processor which is a dual core Pentium processor. Even though architectural differences exist between these two processors, AMD A6-5200 offers better performance. Advantages with the Dell laptop is that you get 2 USB 3.0 ports along with 2 USB 3.0.ports and it is thinner, as well. Dell Inspiron 15 i15RV-953BLK comes with dedicated numeric keypad and Bluetooth support. On the other hand, HP 2000-2d27dx offers more storage than Dell Inspiron 15 i15RV-953BLK.
15.6” display of HP 2000-2d27dx HD LED-backlit screen offers 1366 by 768 resolution. It comes with 4 GB memory with can be further expanded upto 8 GB. The 750 GB hard drive comes with 5400 rpm speed.
Ports include 1 HDMI port, one VGA port and 3 USB 2.0 ports, headphone out, microphone in port. For network connectivity both, fast Ethernet and 802.11 b/g/n wi-fi, are available. No Bluetooth support is available.
6 cell 47WHr 2.2 Ah lithium-ion battery offers around 4 hours of battery life, however it depends upon usage as well.
Pros of HP 2000-2d27dx
Cheap laptop; considering price and feature ratio
750 GB hard drive
Cons of HP 2000-2d27dx
No USB 3.0
No Bluetooth support