HP Pavilion 15 are a range of Windows based laptops with 15.6-inch display. Latest members of the range run on Windows 10, but older Windows 8.1 or Windows 7 models may also be available. HP Pavilion 15 laptops are relatively low cost and great for home use, home-office or for students. It is also a good entry level laptop if you want to start programming or web development.
Where to Buy HP Pavilion 15 Laptops
Powered by top grade Intel Core i3, Core i5, or Core i7 processors as well as AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 7 processors, the HP Pavilion 15 offers a solid performance. Some of the older models offer HDD and built-in DVD player/writer, but most of the latest models offer faster SSD storage with no DVD player.
HP Pavilion 15 Key Specs & Features
- 15.6-inch Display, 1366 x 768 or 1920 x 1080
- Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro
- Intel Core i3, Core i5, Core i7 (up to 11th Generation Intel Core i7), AMD Ryzen 7, Ryzen 5
- Intel Iris Xe Graphics, NVIDIA GeForce MX450
- 4GB RAM, 8 GB RAM, 12GB RAM, up to 16GB RAM
- 128GB SSD, 256GB SSD, 512GB SSD, 1TB SSD Storage
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi 5, Wi-Fi 6
- USB Type C Port (10Gbps, Power Delivery)
- Audio by Bang & Olufsen; Dual speakers; HP Audio Boost
- 720p HD Webcam
- HDMI 1.4 or HDMI 2.0 Port
A 15.6-inch Laptop
The HP Pavilion 15 comes with similar screen as most low cost and mid range laptops from HP. It measures 15.6-inch display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. You also have an option of a full HD resolution at 1920 x 1080. Touchscreen options are also available.
The latest models run on Windows 10, but you may also find older models running on Windows 8 or Windows 7, especially if you are not buying a brand new model. There is a market for used and refurbished Pavilion 15, which will offer options for Windows 8.1 or even Windows 7.
HP Pavilion 15 laptops are great value for money, powered by high performance Intel Core i3, i5, or i7 processors with Intel HD Graphics or NVIDIA GeForce Graphics. The entry level model may feature Intel Pentium or Intel Celeron processors.
Latest models now have options for 11th generation Intel Core processors up to 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor with NVIDIA GeForce MX450 discrete graphics with 2GB GDDR5 dedicated memory.
Depending on configuration, you can also AMD Ryzen 5, Ryzen 7 processors with AMD Radeon Graphics.
They offer 4GB or 8GB RAM with capacity for a 16GB maximum. HP Pavilion 15 comes with 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB SSD. There are also configurations that combine 256GB SSD with 16GB Intel Optane menery, 512GB with 32GB Optane Memory, or 1TB SSD with 32GB Optane memory.
Ports available on latest HP Pavilion 15 notebooks include HDMI 2.0 port, Bluetooth 5, USB Type C port, USB Type A port, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, and SD card reader. They also offer HP 720p HD webcam with dual array mic.
HP Pavilion 15 Price and Availability
HP Pavilion 15 Price starts at around $429 and leading global online stores. In Nigeria price ranges from 200,000 Naira to 950,000 depending on the year model, configuration and your location in the country. HP Pavilion 15 laptops are available in Nigeria at leading computer stores and online stores in the country.
HP Pavilion 15 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP Pavilion 15 Notebook:
- OS: Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro
- Processor: Intel Core i3, Core i5 or Core i7 Processor (up to 11th generation Intel Core i7), AMD Ryzen 7, Ryzen 5 Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics (Optional NVIDIA GeForce Graphics), AMD Radeon Graphics
- Memory: 4GB, 8GB, 12GB RAM, up to 16GB DDR4 3200 MHz RAM
- Colours: Natural Silver, Ceramic White, Forest Teal, Warm Gold, Fog Blue
- Dimension: 36.0 x 23.4 x 1.78 cm
- Weight: 1.75 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch IPS backlit LED Display (768 x 1366 or 1920 x 1080 or 3840 x 2160 pixels), 250 nits, 220 nits, Touchscreen option
- Keyboard: Full-size Keyboard with Numeric Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Precision Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: up 128GB SSD, 256GB SSD, 512GB SDD, 1TB SSD, 256GB SSD + 16GB Optane Memory, 512GB SSD + 32GB Optane, 1TB SSD + 32GB Optane Memory
- Optical Storage: No (may be available as an option in older models)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 720p HD Webcam
- USB Port: Yes, 1 x USB Type C port (USB Power Delivery, DisplayPort 1.4, up to 10Gbps), 2 x USB Type A ports
- HDMI: Yes, 1 x HDMI 2.0 / HDMI 1.4 port
- DisplayPort: Yes, via USB Type C
- VGA: No
- Ethernet (RJ-45): No
- SD Slot: Yes
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi 5, Wi-Fi 6
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0
- Mobile Broadband: No
- NFC: No
- Docking Connector: No
- Bang & Olufsen with 2 speakers
- Energy Star certified
- EPEAT Silver registered
- HP Fast Charge
- Kensington Nano Security lock slot
- Battery: 3 cell, 41 Wh Li-ion Battery, 65W / 45W Smart AC Power Adapter, Fast Charging (Charge up to 50% in 45 minutes)
- Use Time: up to 10 hours (Depends on Configuration)