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HP Compaq 420 Laptop Review – Budget Laptop Best For Students!

HP recently have come up with the magnificent array of laptops which has provided the opportunity for the users looking for the affordable laptop with appropriate configurations. HP Compaq 420 is among the most talked about laptop in recent times, specially because of its price.

This laptop is available in the range of Rs. 23000 to Rs 25000 depending upon the accessory vendor is providing to the customers. It has all the necessary features which you look for in any of the laptop. Let us have a quick view of its review and find out what specifications and features it is offering in the case.

HP Compaq 420 C2D Laptop - Best For Students

HP Compaq 420  Laptop Review

In terms of Exterior Built

HP Compaq 420 is an affordable laptop from HP which is available in US and Indian markets. You can also buy this product online from the sites like flipkart where it is being sold at the price of Rs. 24229. This 2.26kg of hardware is being cased in the frame of 336 x 228 x 27 mm which is quite a standard size these days. It has got the 14-inch display which offers the glossy look.

The frame is of top-notch fiber plastic which make it a light weight and a durable which is superior for portable computing devices. The mouse pad is in the center which provides better accessibility and comfort while accessing the laptop. Keypad is soft which facilitates better typing speed and easy control while using laptop for the professional typing use.

Hardware Configuration and Specifications

 HP Compaq 420 has got the 2.1 Ghz Core 2 duo processor and the Intel express Chipset. It has 2 GB RAM which is expandable up to 8 GB DDR. There are 2 memory slots, out of which you will find one as free for expandable memory. In terms of primary memory it has got the hard disk of 320 GB which is enough to store ample amount of data and movies.

It comes with free DOS and on the top of which you can install any custom OS. It offers the best graphics features with its Mobile intel graphics accelerator which enable it to enhance the picture quality.

The web cam of 2.0 MP is being embedded in HP Compaq 420 which enables you to enjoy the fabulous video chat on Skype, gmail and or any other video chatting apps. There is also the internal microphone which transmits the standard sound quality.

Its display offer the resolution of 1366 x 768 Pixel which is the standard specification in almost all 14 inches display of laptops.  In terms of communication it enable you to enjoy the wireless LAN of 100 MBPS, formats like IEEE 802.11 b/g/n and Ethernet. There are 3 USD 2.0 port in this laptop along with HDMI, VGS and Rj45 port.

Best Suitable for..

It’s a perfect laptop for the students and beginners who are looking for the affordable laptop with loads of features and want to have all the necessary features in their peace. It is also good for play heavy graphics games and other use.

My Verdict –

In my view this laptop is cool; you won’t believe that right now I am using the HP Compaq 420. It has got almost all the necessary feature set which a professional needs. Best thing is that it comes with Core2Duo processor and that too in under Rs 25000. I would recommend this HP Laptop for students and professionals looking forward for the affordable solution for day-to-day basic computing needs

Ratings – 3.5/5

Cost: Rs. 25000 (Avg. Price in India)