Cramming in a massive screen, the HP Envy 17-k200 laptop is a behemoth of a laptop designed for awesome performance. This machine should make for a highly enjoyable user experience with its large screen estate and powerful processor.
Build and Screen
It is safe to say that mobility was apparently not at the top of the agenda when HP Envy 17-k200 was being built. The laptop weighs in at a massive 2.88 kg, which is high going by the average weight of most new machines hitting the market these days.
HP Envy 17 k200 shows off a brushed metal finish both on the lid and around the keyboard area. The behemoth packs a huge 17.3-inch diagonal screen with HD or Full HD resolution. The WLED-backlight display has anti-glare quality.
What HP Envy 17-k200 lacks in terms of portability, it more than makes up for in terms of performance. It is kitted with latest Intel Core processors (up to Core i7) to deliver a performance level that allows you breeze through tasks.
The powerful processors are paired with ample RAM of 8 GB or 16 GB for near perfect multitasking. The HP Envy 17-k200 comes with NVIDIA GeForce discrete graphics card with 2GB or 4GB dedicated DDR3 memory.
It is pre-installed with Windows 8.1 operating system and equipped with a 4-cell, 4WHr Li-ion polymer battery. You get a generous storage capacity of up to 1 TB on HP Envy 17-k200 – enough space to take all videos, songs and documents you may have.
The laptop has an innovative HP Control Zone trackpad with dedicated gesture zones on its two sides for easy controls.
HP Envy 17-k200 features dual speakers, BeatsAudio and a subwoofer for immersive sound when watching movies or listening to songs. The ENERGY STAR-certified laptop has Bluetooth 4.0, Miracast and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n for wireless connectivity.
HP Envy 17 k200 comes with expected ports and interfaces such as two 3.0 USB ports, one USB 2.0 port, a compact Ethernet port and a card reader.
Pricing and availability
HP Envy 17 k200 series laptops are not yet available in Nigeria. HP Envy 17 k200 price in Nigeria is expected to start at around N200,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
HP Envy 17-k200 Specs
Here are a few specs of the HP Envy 17 k200 Laptop:
- OS: Windows 8.1
- Processor: Intel Core i7 Processors
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M (4 GB DDR3 dedicated)
- Memory: 12GB or 16GB RAM, up to 16GB RAM
- Colours: Silver
- Dimension: 41.95 x 27.9 x 2.98 cm
- Weight: 2.88 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 17.3-inch back-lit LED Display, 1920 x 1080 pixels, anti-glare
- Keyboard: Full-sized keyboard with numeric keypad
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: up to 1.5TB hard drive
- Optical Storage: DVD Writer
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, HD Webcam
- USB 3.0: Yes, 3 port
- USB 2.0: No
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- VGA: –
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- Speaker: Yes, 2 Speakers with a Subwoofer (BeatsAudio)
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Miracast)
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0 (optional)
- HP Connected Photo
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
- HP Connected Music
- HP SimplePass
- Battery: 4-cell, 41 WHr Li-Po Battery
- Use Time: –