HP Pavilion 15-au067cl and HP Pavilion 15-au097cl are touchscreen laptops integrated with 6th generation Intel core i5-6200u processor, 8GB RAM and 1TB 5400rpm hard drive. Specification of the laptops makes them perfect for home and small office use. As these laptops lack dedicated graphics, you can’t play high end games smoothly on these machines. But you can play GTA V, Fallout 4, Overwatch and similar games in low details and settings. These laptops can run Minecraft smoothly. Another drawback of HP 15-au097cl and 15-au067cl is the traditional 1TB 5400 rpm hard drive which is considered slow if you are going to use the laptops for editing images and videos. Furthermore, the laptops come with low resolution display ( 1366 X 768) which can support playback of 720p content but not 1080p. A full HD display is preferable for editing photo and video as it produce more accurate colors. You can also consider inexpensive Acer Aspire E5 575g 53VG which comes with Intel core i5-6200u, 8GB DDR4 RAM and 256GB solid State Drive. It has NVIDIA Geforce 940MX graphics with 2GB GDDR5 video memory. It has full HD display as well ( 1920 X 1080). Like au067cl and au097cl, it also comes with backlit keyboard and has CD/DVD burner.
The RAM is not user expandable in HP Pavilion 15-au067cl and HP Pavilion 15-au097cl but you can upgrade RAM up to 32GB in Acer Aspire 575G. It also has a SATA slot and you can install additional hard drive. Acer laptop is not touchscreen enabled but Windows 10 works well with non-touch environment as well.
HP 15-au097cl is encased in sport purple body while HP au067cl comes in modern gold cover. You can also get it in two other colors- Dragonfly Blue 15-au087cl and Natural Silver 15-au057cl. All four laptops have same specs and run on Windows 10 home 64 bit operating system.
The laptops are integrated with intel core i5-6200u processor which has 2 cores and each core operates with base frequey of 2.3GHz. The frequency can increase up to 2.8GHz and system demand. The processor is hyperthreading enabled which means 2 cores can handle 4 threads at a time. Intel core i5-6200u is a decent processor for home usage as well as for small office. It offers smooth performance for jobs like making presentations, video calls, streaming youtube, Netflix and Spotify, downloading itunes, small photo and video editing etc. For the similar price, you can also consider 2016 Newest Acer High Performance Premium 15.6″ FHD IPS Touchscreen Laptop which is powered by Intel core i7-6500u processor ( 2.5GHz-3.1GHz) and has 8GB DDR3L RAM and 1TB 5400rpm hard drive. It also comes with backlit keyboard and CD/DVD drive. As i7-6500u operates with higher frequency compared to i5-6200u so you will get better performance.
All of four laptops (HP 15-au097cl, 15-au067cl, au057cl and au087cl) have integrated Intel HD 520 graphics which supports casual gaming. The graphics supports DirectX 12.These laptops come with integrated battery as well.
Ports and connectivity features include 2 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0, 1 HDMI, 1 RJ-45 (LAN), 1 Headphone-out/microphone-in combo jack and SD card reader. HP laptops do not come with USB 3.1Type C port which is available with Acer 575G. All the above mentioned laptops come with webcam. The Network connectivity of HP 15-au067 cl and other models are supported by Fast Ethernet, Wirless-ac and Bluetooth.
For the asking price, HP 15-au097cl, 15-au067cl, au057cl and au087cl are decent laptops but you get more features with Acer Aspire E5 575G which can improve overall performance.