Sober and elegant with its white design, the HP 17-ca2028nf is a laptop computer offering a large storage capacity of 1TB and an optical drive for reading / writing CDs / DVDs. Designed for everyday use, with its AMD Picasso Athlon Silver processor, it has a good amount of RAM and adopts a 17-inch anti-glare screen.
Specifications HP 17-ca2028nf
|Screen (s)||17.3 ” WXGA LED IPS 60% NTSC 220cd / m² (1600×900, anti-glare)|
|Processor||AMD Athlon Silver 3050U Picasso (2.3 GHz, 2 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||8 GB (1 x 8 GB) DDR4 2400 MHz, 2 slots (1 free)|
|Graphic card||AMD Radeon Vega 2 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||1TB at 5400 rpm|
|Connectivity||2 USB 3.0 1 USB 2.0, HDMI 1.4b, SD, CD / DVD reader / writer|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac (1×1, Realtek RTL8821CE), Bluetooth 4.2 Gigabit Ethernet|
|Audio system||2 loudspeakers|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Autonomy announced / Battery||5 hours / Li-Ion 3 cells 41Whr (210 gr)|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||2.38 Kg / 414.8 x 272.2 x 24.5|
Chassis, connectors, screen of the HP 17-ca2028nf
Rechargeable to approximately 50% in 45 minutes sports an elegant and discreet design with its Snow White frame pattern mesh textured finish.
This computer is properly equipped in terms of connectivity its useful HDMI video output in order to easily connect it to a monitor or a TV for example, its wireless Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 4.2 modules for remote connections and communications, its ports Ethernet and audio as well as its 3 USBs (all compatible with both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0), the USB 3.0 guaranteeing faster transfers than USB 2.0 if you connect USB 3.0 peripherals.
On the right side, an optical unit is integrated while it has become rarer in recent years due to modes of finesse and dematerialization. So with this PC, you can write and burn CDs and DVDs.
Thanks to its anti-reflective coating, the screen is less tiring for the eyes than a glossy panel over a long period and more readable in bright environments (eg outdoors). It is also suitable for displaying videos with its 16: 9 format, a classic characteristic as well as its definition of 1600×900.
Performance, battery life of the HP 17-ca2028nf
The HP 17-ca2028nf is a 17 inch laptop computer designed for everyday use.
In this field, as in office automation and surfing the Internet, it delivers correct services, helped by its good amount of RAM of 8 GB above average and very appreciable in multitasking. On the other hand, its entry-level Athlon Silver 3050U Dual Core Picasso AMD APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) processor shows its limits under CPU-intensive software.
The Picasso houses the Radeon Vega 2 graphics part within it. It is not designed for heavy graphics work such as games but of course allows you to view photos and videos.
On the storage side, this computer benefits from a 1000 GB hard drive which will be of interest to those who wish to benefit from a high storage capacity to install and store multiple diverse and varied files.
As for the battery life of this computer whose weight is contained for a 17 inches, comfortable format for mainly sedentary use (eg at home), bet on about 5 hours of battery operation in light use.