Budget gaming laptop HP Pavilion 15t
The latest HP Pavilion 15t to make the trip through our labs features all the same amenities of the previous configuration. But now instead accompanied by a higher-resolution display. Could this be what the Pavilion needed to earn top marks?
Over the past few years, we’ve taken a look at the various incarnations of HP’s venerable Pavilion 15 series. According to the manufacturer, the review notebook with its quad-core Intel Core i7-7700 HQ CPU. Also, they added a discrete graphics card to “handle everything…from immersive streaming sessions to lag-free photo editing”. Since the notebook is equipped with a middle-class NVIDIA GTX 1050 GPU, many potential buyers might be interested. This is a multimedia all rounder-laptop also because of its potential as a budget gaming machine.
Speaking of a budget: at the time of writing, our configuration with Intel Core i7-7700 HQ, NVIDIA GTX 1050 GPU(4 GB GDDR5 dedicated), 16 GB of RAM, dual hard drives (SSD + HDD), and 15.6-inch FHD IPS display costs $1049.