HP 2000-2d28ca is another inexpensive laptop from the leading consumer electronics giant, which costs around $299 (during Boxing Day Sale, Best Buy Canada). However, the regular price of the laptop is much higher. It comes with 15.6 inch display which makes it a perfect sized laptop. It is not a thin laptop and comes with a DVD drive. The screen size and the optical drive make the laptop little bulkier. Though there are 11 inches laptops available in the market which makes them portable but if you have to type a lot then it becomes difficult for the user to type as the keyboard size is proportionally smaller.
HP 2000-2d28ca is AMD E1-2500 accelerated processor based laptop which operates at a speed of 1.4 GHz and offers seamless processing for day to day task like typing documents, surfing web, video chat and social networking. Level 2 cache memory of 2 MB is available with the accelerated processor. It offers 320GB hard drive, which is not too small as users are not supposed to store countless softwares, games or movies. As HP 2000-2d28ca comes with entry level processor; it will barely run latest games. Here is a brief review about specifications and performance of the laptop.
HP 2000-2d28ca comprises of AMD Radeon 8240 which is an integrated graphic and part of AMD E1-2500 accelerated processor APU. This APU or accelerated processor is not designed for gaming or other high end tasks like running Adobe Photoshop CS6, premiere CS6, Coral draw, 3Ds Max, Revit or other similar application. In other words, HP 2000-2d28ca simply meets equirements of basic computing. As the APU comes with low TDP rating, user can expect decent battery backup.
The type of RAM used in this laptop is a 4GB DDR3 RAM which is loaded into single slot and one slot is kept empty. User can extend RAM to a total of 8GB. The hard drive operates with 5400rpm speed and is preinstalled with Windows 8 operating system and other trial software.
The 15.6” LED Backlit display supports maximum 1366 X 768 resolution and, thus, supports 720p high definition playback.
Both, built in media card reader and optical SuperMulti DVD drive, are available with this laptop. Both of the above are most used components of any laptop. Integrated microphone, webcam, stereo speakers, touchpad, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 1 USB 3.0 port, HDMI output, VGA output, RJ 45 based Ethernet connectivity, wireless connectivity via 802.11 b/g/n are other common features of HP 2000-2d28ca laptop.
6 cell Lithium ion battery pack offers up to 5 hours of battery life which is really impressive.
This laptop is ideal choice for any user who seeks performance, looks and comfortable laptop blended in right proportion.