The HP 15-AY523TU is a mid-range laptop designed for daily usage. It comes with a 5th generation Intel core i3-5005U processor with a processing speed of 2 GHz. This processor works quite good without any lagging issues during normal operations. Provided with a screen size of 15.6 inch, the laptop has a dimension of 2.4 x 38.4 x 25.5 cm. The memory included in this laptop is a 4 GB DDR3 RAM with a speed of 1600 MHz. The Hard Disk Drive of HP 15-AY523TU has a capacity of 500 GB. Provided with a 4 cell Li-Ion battery, this laptop has a very good battery backup. The preloaded Windows 10 Operating System is another highlight of this laptop. The laptop weighs 2.19 Kilograms. No dedicated GPU is provided in the HP 15-AY523TU and it seems to be a drawback of this model.
Status – Available in market
Price – 28,850 INR
Detailed Review of Specs
The display of HP 15-AY523TU with a resolution of 1366 * 768 pixels seems to be quite good. The 500 GB HDD with the speed of 5400 revolution per minute seems to be a little low as far as the storage part is concerned. The HP TrueVision webcam included in this laptop has a very good quality. HP also included a SuperMulti DVD burner as the optical drive in this laptop so that users can both read and write CD/DVDs. The full-size island style keyboard and the touchpad with multi-touch gesture support are of good quality. This mid-range HP laptop lacks Fingerprint sensor and touchscreen.
As observed in most of the laptops in this price range, this one also comes with two USB 2.0 ports and one 3.0 USB port. This laptop also includes one SD card reader with high speed data transfer. Internet connectivity options includes a 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet port and a 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wireless LAN as well. The sound technology used in the HP 15-AY523TU is DTS Studio Sound. Digital microphone, dual speakers, headphone jack and microphone jacks are also included in this laptop which provides a good audio experience to the users. Bluetooth version 4 is another feature of this laptop.
HP provides 1 year warranty for this product. The laptop package includes a laptop, one battery, one ac adaptor and a user guide.
Pros and Cons
The Pros of HP 15-AY523TU can be concluded as below.
- Good processor
- Good battery backup
- Preloaded Windows 10 Operating System
The Cons of HP 15-AY523TU can be concluded as below.
- Absence of a dedicated GPU
- HDD capacity could have been 1 TB instead of the included 500 GB
HP 15-AY523TU – The Final Verdict
The HP 15-AY523TU performs good as a daily usage laptop. Provided with a very good webcam and the pre-loaded Windows Operating System this laptop meets the customer expectations. However, this laptop is not intended for those who are looking for a laptop that can support high end games, due to lack of a dedicated GPU.
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