It features a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) matte display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 4-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Integrated SoC graphics and a 256GB SSD. This laptop’s specs are suitable for light multi-tasking, creating docs, and streaming movies and TV shows.
Although we didn’t review this model, we’ve tested similar HP Pavilion series laptops. Generally, we find HP laptops to be chic, sturdy and deliver solid performance. HP rates its battery life as up to 9 hours on a full charge.
At 3.7 pounds and 0.7 inches thin, the HP Pavilion 15 is a fairly portable 15-inch laptop. It’s lighter than the Dell XPS 15 OLED (4.3 pounds, 0.7 inches) and on par with the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme (3.8 pounds, 0.7 inches) and Asus ZenBook 15 (3.7 pounds, 0.7 inches).
For your connectivity needs, the HP Pavilion 15 supplies you with 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port (Power Delivery, DisplayPort 1.4, HP Sleep and Charge) 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports and 1 x HDMI port. There’s also a headphone/microphone combo jack on board.