HP Jaguar 15-bs080wm Review

HP Jaguar 15-bs080wm is a multifunctional laptop, mainly designed for home users and students. You can use it for office as well but it doesn’t come with TPM software or fingerprint reader.  This touchscreen laptop runs Windows 10 home operating system.  HP 15-bs080wm incorporates 7th gen Intel Core i7-7500u processor, 8GB RAM and 1TB 5400 rpm hard drive. Intel core i7-7500u is a dual core processor whereas the 8th gen i7-8550u has four cores and it is a much powerful processor compared to i7-7500u. Intel core i7-7500u operates at 2.7GHz of base frequency and the frequency can rise up to 3.5 GHz while the 8th gen Intel core i7-8550u operates at the base frequency of 1.8GHz and frequency can rise up to 4GHz.  i7-8550u has 8MB of cache memory while i7-7500u has 4MB of cache memory. Both the processors are hyperthreading enabled which means i7-8550u can handle 8 threads at a time while i7-7500u handles 4 threads at a time.  Thus, if you are looking for a laptop for photo and video editing or 3D rendering, i7-8550u will make a good choice. For day to day tasks, both the processors are equally good.

None of these laptops come with backlight keyboard. Both the laptop comes with integrated graphics. HP Jaguar 15-bs080wm has Intel HD 620 graphics which supports casual PC gaming. Games like Destiny 2, Prey, COD WWII etc., will be playable in low to medium details and settings.  You can’t upgrade graphics or processor.  Both the laptop come with has inbuilt CD/DVD drive. You can also consider HP 15.6″ HD Premium Touchscreen Notebook which is powered by Intel core i7-8550u processor. It has 8GB DDR4 RAM and 1TB 5400 rpm hard drive

If you are more into gaming, you can consider Dell Inspiron i5577-5328BLK-PUS. Though it is a budget laptop yet it comes with many premium features. It is powered by the quad core Intel Core i5-7300HQ processor which operates with 2.5GHz of base frequency but the frequency can rise up to 3.5GHz. It has 6MB of cache memory. The laptop comes with NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050 graphics with 4GB DDR5 memory and 8GB DDR4 RAM. It comes with the 1TB hard drive as well. All the latest games are playable on this machine.  It has full HD display (1920 X 1080) while HP Jaguar 15-bs080wm supports max resolution up to 1366 X 768 pixels. Full HD delivers more accurate pictures. It comes with the backlit keyboard while HP Jaguar laptop comes with the non-backlit keyboard. The Dell laptop is not a touchscreen laptop and doesn’t come with CD/DVD burner.

Model: 15-bs080wm comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and the memory is not user expandable. It has two memory slots. Before upgrading memory, you must take permission from the manufacturer otherwise you may end up voiding warranty. The laptop has 1TB 5400 rpm hard drive. Both memory and hard drive slots are easily accessible. The laptop doesn’t come with full version of Microsoft office.

HP bs080wm comes with 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (Data transfer only), 1 USB 2.0,  1 HDMI, 1 RJ-45, 1 headphone/microphone combo and SD card reader. It has the webcam as well. The network connectivity is supported by Gigabit Ethernet,  802.11 ac, and Bluetooth.  3 cell lithium ion battery offers up to 5 hours of battery backup, depending upon usage.