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I bought one of these just over 12 months ago, in that time I have upgraded both had drives and had it back to HP for repair (more on that in a minute). First of this thing is huge, I mean massive, don't think its not a blot bigger than a 17" screened laptop, it is trust me its so big it ... Read review
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Powerhouse laptop that isn't that portable the HDX9430 EA

AdvantagesScreen size, power, brilliant graphics, looks, extras

DisadvantagesSize, weight, small(ish) storage

"...and had it back to HP for repair (more on that in a minute). First of this thing is huge, I mean massive, don't think its not a blot bigger than a 17" screened laptop, it is trust me its so big it doesn't fit on average sized peoples laps. Its heavy, it weights around 7kg (about 15lbs in old money I think) thats a lot, you won't be casually carrying this in one hand and your coffe in the other, it is so heavy it generates it own gravity field and ..." Read review

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Manufacturer's product description

Wrapped up in HP's unique Imprint pattern - "Dragon" - this sleek, powerful notebook offers a first-class home theater experience, high-performance computing and HP's first 20.1-inch display.


System Type Notebook
Recommended Use Home use
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition

Processor / chipset

CPU Intel Core 2 Duo T8100 / 2.1 GHz
Number of Cores Dual-Core
Cache L2 - 3 MB
64-bit Computing Yes
Front Side Bus 800 MHz
Chipset Mobile Intel PM965 Express
Platform Technology Intel Centrino


RAM 3 GB ( 1 x 1 GB + 1 x 2 GB )
Max RAM Supported 4 GB
Technology DDR2 SDRAM
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Speed 667 MHz / PC2-5300
Form Factor SO DIMM 200-pin
Slots Qty 2
Empty Slots 0


Main Storage 160 GB HDD / 5400 rpm
Interface Serial ATA-150
Secondary Storage 160 GB / 5400 rpm - Serial ATA-150
Optical Drive DVDRW (R DL) / DVD-RAM - fixed
Disc Labeling Technology LightScribe Technology


Type 20.1"
LCD Backlight Technology Cold Cathode Fluorescent Lamp (CCFL)
Resolution 1680 x 1050 ( WSXGA+ )
Widescreen Yes
Image Aspect Ratio 16:10
Colour Support 16.7 million colours
Features Ultra BrightView dual-lamp technology

Audio & video

Graphics Processor NVIDIA GeForce 8800M GTS - 512 MB
Total Available Graphics Memory 1791 MB
TV Tuner Type Digital and analogue TV
Digital TV Reception DVB-T
Camera Integrated webcam
Sound Stereo speakers, subwoofer , microphone
Compliant Standards Sound Blaster Pro
Audio Features Altec Lansing speakers


Type Keyboard, touchpad, QuickPlay


Wireless Bluetooth, 802.11 a/b/g/n (draft)
Wireless Controller Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Network Interface Gigabit Ethernet


Technology 9-cell Lithium Ion

Ac adapter

Input AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Output 180 Watt , 18.5 V , 9.73 A

Connections & expansion

Slots 1 x ExpressCard/54 ( 1 free )
Interfaces 4 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 PIN USB Type A 1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) 1 x display / video - S-video output 1 x display / video - HDMI 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 1 x docking / port replicator 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 PIN FireWire 1 x storage - eSATA - 7 pin external Serial ATA 1 x infrared - IrDA
Memory Card Reader 5 in 1 ( SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, xD-Picture Card )


Software Included Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Works, Microsoft Windows Media Player, Microsoft Windows Movie Maker, Adobe Reader, HP QuickPlay Software, Microsoft Windows DVD Maker, Microsoft Windows Mail, Microsoft Windows Media Center, Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery, CyberLink DVD Suite, Norton Internet Security 2008 (60 days subscription), Microsoft Office 2007 Home and Student Edition (60 days trial), HP DVD Play


Security Fingerprint reader
Included Accessories Remote control
Localization English / United Kingdom

Dimensions & weight

Width 47.5 cm
Depth 34 cm
Height 5.9 cm
Weight 7.1 kg

Manufacturer warranty

Service & Support 1 year warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - parts and labour - 1 year - pick-up and return


Listed on Ciao since 23/06/2009
Listed on Ciao since 23/06/2009

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