HP Pavilion DV6 NX848EA

Community images

HP Pavilion DV6 NX848EA

The HP Pavilion dv6 is a mid-size laptop, with above-average processing power and everything most people need for basic computing, entertainment and o...

> Show product information

78% positive

23 reviews from the community

Review of "HP Pavilion DV6 NX848EA"

published 05/04/2011 | thecalipso
Member since : 04/04/2011
Reviews : 17
Members who trust : 5
About me :
Super
Pro good looks...+speed+ huge hard drive+ great screen
Cons Very low volume.... bad sound card
somewhat helpful
Speed
Look & Feel
Memory / capacity
Comfort & Portability
Robustness & Durability

"Good looks+ speed + good screen but very poor sound quality"

I bought My hp dv6 in september 2010 I was excited the first time I saw it on display in walmart, nice beautiful dark brown ( very classy look), I said to myself if this laptop functions as good as it looks I am in for a treat, so I fully charged my battery because I did not want a battery that had a short life( if you don't fully charge your laptop battery before the first use you are going to lose the full potential of the battery), then I unplugged the laptop and starting surfing the web, running few tasks at once to test the speed and life of the battery, so I was impressed with the battery's life, it was giving me 2 hours and a half, the speed was good too, it takes less than a second to go from one task to the other and surfing the internet was alot of fun, going from one page to the other was so lightening fast( dual core processor :speed 2.8ghz), (4gb of RAM), has a huge 444gb hard drive, I did not even use 1/10 th of that space.

So I was super excited but as soon as I put a cd in and turned the volume up I was disappointed, the volume was so low, I tried everything and then I did some research and I found out that this is a common dv6 problem, so I don't listen to music on my laptop when I work anymore ( I can't work without music)

But to be fair It does everything else I need it to do, it does not overheat unless of course you put it on a couch or fabric( you should never block the vents on the bottom)

Community evaluation

This review was read 1187 times and was rated at
67% :
> How to understand evaluation of this review
somewhat helpful

Most popular similar products

Product Information : HP Pavilion DV6 NX848EA

Manufacturer's product description

The HP Pavilion dv6 is a mid-size laptop, with above-average processing power and everything most people need for basic computing, entertainment and online communication. It features a powerful dual-core processor as well as premium features such as a DVD SuperMulti drive with LightScribe technology, an HDMI output and a 16" widescreen display.

Product Details

RAM / Installed Size: 4

Display / Diagonal Size: 16

Hard Drive / Capacity: 400

Display / Native Resolution: 1336 x 768

Storage / Type: Hard Drive

OS Provided / Type: Windows Vista Home Premium

Optical Storage / Type: DVD±RW

Processor / Type: Intel Core 2 Duo

Processor / Clock Speed: 2.13

Manufacturer: HP

Header / Manufacturer: HP

Long Name: Pavilion dv6, Pavilion dv6-1210eg, Pavilion dv6-1270eg

MPN: NX848EA, NW659EA

Ciao

Listed on Ciao since: 14/01/2009