HP Pavilion Chromebook 14 comparison

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HP Pavilion Chromebook 14

HP Pavilion Chromebook 14
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HP Pavilion TouchSmart 11z

HP Pavilion TouchSmart 11z
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Alienware 14 (Core i7, 16GB, 256GB SSD, Nvidia GTX765M)

Alienware 14 (Core i7, 16GB, 256GB SSD, Nvidia GTX765M)
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Alienware 18

Alienware 18
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HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4

HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4
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Price $315 at 1 store $329 at 1 store $500 to $789 at 2 stores
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3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.9 (3.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.4 (4.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.4 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 3.5 stars out of 1 review 0 stars No reviews, write one! 4.5 stars out of 5 reviews 2.5 stars out of 1 review 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews
Release date February 04, 2013 July 02, 2013 August 20, 2013 October 04, 2013 November 01, 2012
The Bottom Line The HP Pavilion Chromebook 14 advances the argument for Chrome as a low-cost mainstream computing environment, but the laptop's most noteworthy feature is a slightly bigger screen. HP revives an 11-inch favorite with the Pavilion TouchSmart 11z, but there are better performance-for-money deals to be had. Dell has revamped its gaming line, including the new Alienware 14. The design changes don't go nearly far enough, but no complaints about the performance. There's a premium to be paid, but the massive Alienware 18 is a show-off-worthy desktop replacement that takes down even the newest PC games, and is just plain fun to use. The HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4 is a good gateway to the Windows 8 experience with a responsive touch screen in a traditional laptop body.

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Product Description HP Pavilion 14 Chromebook 14-c010us - 14 in - Celeron 847 - Google Chrome OS - 2 GB RAM - 16 GB SSD
- 11.6 in - A4 A4-1250 - Windows 8 64 - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD
- 14 in - 4th gen Core i7 4700MQ - Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium - 16 GB RAM - 256 GB SSD + 750 GB HDD
- Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, English - 16 GB RAM - 750 GB
- 14 in - 3rd Gen Core i5 - Microsoft Windows 8 - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB
Packaged Quantity 1
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Battery 4-cell - up to 4.25 hour(s)
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System Type Chromebook
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Display 14 in LED backlight HD BrightView 1366 x 768 / HD
11.6 in 1366 x 768
14 in
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Graphics Intel HD Graphics
Info unavailable nVidia GeForce GTX 765M with 2GB GDDR5 - 2 GB
Dual nVidia GeForce GTX 770M with 3GB GDDR5 - nVidia SLI Enabled
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Operating System Google Chrome OS
Windows 8 64
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, English
Microsoft Windows 8
Storage 16 GB SSD
500 GB HDD / 5400 rpm
256 GB SSD / 7200 rpm + 750 GB HDD / 7200 rpm
750 GB / 7200 rpm
500 GB
Dimensions (WxDxH) 13.7 in x 9.4 in x 0.8 in
11.4 in x 8.5 in x 0.86 in
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Weight 4 lbs
3.08 lbs
6.12 lbs
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Networking 802.11n , 10/100 Ethernet
Bluetooth
802.11 b/g/n
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Optical Drive None
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Processor Intel Celeron 847 / 1.1 GHz / 2 MB Cache
AMD A4 A4-1250 / 1 GHz / 1 MB Cache
Intel 4th gen Core i7 4700MQ
Info unavailable Intel 3rd Gen Core i5
Memory 2 GB DDR3 SDRAM
4 GB DDR3
16 GB DDR3L
16 GB DDR3L
4 GB
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