The HP Envy 17t 3EN04AV_1 laptop for 2018 is a configurable higher-end big-screen model starting at around $1,000. This desktop PC replacement laptop features a large 17.3-inch display with either sharp Full HD or ultra-sharp 4K screen resolution, IPS wide viewing angles, and optional touch support on the Full HD variant. The 6.7-pound aluminum-clad Envy 17t 3EN04AV_1 provides keyboard backlight and excellent internal components. The laptop packs the 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8550U quad-core processor, which is among the fastest laptop CPUs. The chip is accompanied by the Nvidia GeForce MX150 2GB dedicated video card. The MX150 is a basis discrete video card for laptops, but it provides better graphics power than the usual Intel UHD 620 integrated graphics. The laptop has two RAM slots and comes with up to 16GB of RAM. Data storage options include a standard 1-Terabyte hard disk drive, the same drive plus either a 128GB or 256GB solid state drive, or a 512GB SSD only. Furthermore, the 1TB HDD can be supplemented with 16GB of Intel Optane memory to enhance speed of the HDD. The Envy 17t 3EN04AV_1 has a built-in DVD drive and a decently-sized 52.5 WHr battery. It can provide a battery life of up to 9 hours, according to HP.
Usual starting price: around 1,050 USD* as of July 23, 2018.
Specifications of the HP Envy 17t (3EN04AV_1, 2018)
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