Members
Stats
  • Total Posts: 381786
  • Total Topics: 30550
  • Online Today: 165
  • Online Ever: 378
  • (December 09, 2010, 07:31:23 pm)
Users Online

Author Topic: [Help]looking for 7th gen laptop from abans  (Read 283 times)

Offline narutod

  • Noob
  • *
  • Posts: 27
  • 0
  • LIFES A b***h
    • View Profile
[Help]looking for 7th gen laptop from abans
« on: January 15, 2017, 08:13:45 am »
 ::)I'm going to buy a laptop from abans since they offer installment plans. Does anyone have a HP Pavilion I7 model bought from abans is it good :stupid:
« Last Edit: January 15, 2017, 11:45:00 am by narutod »

Offline EGS

  • Immortal
  • *****
  • Posts: 3145
  • 131
  • For the Best Support Service Call EGS
    • View Profile
    • EGS Website
Re: [Help]looking for 7th gen laptop from abans
« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2017, 07:56:36 pm »
They r giving 3 Yrs warranty. Its a Pavilion Notebook so with that warranty should be fine.
E-Globe Solutions Pvt Ltd., 87 5th Lane, Colombo 3. Tel : 0777-802534 / 4795632 / 4718517
For Branded Desktop / Laptop & EGS PC, Gaming Needs from Power Supply, Chassis, VGA cards to PC Accessories, UPS, Printers, NUC & Many More
www.eglobe.lk  www.fb.com/egs.lk

Offline Chayan4400

  • Uber Pwnage
  • ****
  • Posts: 540
  • 13
  • Have you tried turning it off and on again?
    • View Profile
Re: [Help]looking for 7th gen laptop from abans
« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2017, 10:25:03 pm »
In terms of spec pretty good. i7 Pavilions comes with either 8 or 16GB RAM IIRC, and it may have some sort of low-end dedicated graphics card. Can't comment on whether you're getting a good deal without knowing the discounted price and model no. They do come with an HDD though so you'll be bottle-necked there in terms of normal productivity.

In general though, the Pavilion series isn't that much of an impressive laptop. Build quality is cheap and the screens tend to be washed out. I know for a fact that in daily use they tend to develop more physical defects than most other laptops, barring Dell's Inspiron series. I have a few friends who use their's daily in school, and the most common problem is that the hinge loosens and the housing around it cracks. The bottom casing warps after a while on some and doesn't fit properly on the chassis. Also, the keyboard and touchpad aren't that great in comparison to similar laptops in that price bracket. Most issues of course can be addressed by the warranty service, but it's up to you whether the time and money spent sending it off for repair is worth it, especially if you intend to use it longer than 3 years.
----    Main Rig 🔧    ----
Intel Core i5 4590 | Inwin 805  8) | Cosair Vengeance DDR3 8GB | ASUS Strix GTX 960 2GB | ASUS H81M-C | EVGA 550W G2 | 3x NZXT FN-140 v2 140mm Fans | 1x NZXT FZ-120 120mm Fan | Samsung 850 EVO 120GB | Seagate Barracuda 500GB | Some Dell mouse | Bose Soundlink Mini | ASUS Strix Tactic Pro | Dell 22" S2216H | AKG Q701 | XBox One Controller | Kazaira Extended Mousepad | RGB Lighting Strip | APC Back-UPS ES 500 | Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

----    School Laptop 🔧    ----
HP Spectre x360| Intel Core i5 6200U | 8GB RAM | 256GB M.2 SSD | 13.3" 1080p IPS Touchscreen | Bang and Olufsen Speakers | Windows 10 Home 64-bit + Ubuntu LTS 16.04 + MacOS Sierra (Yes, really)

----    Home NAS, Print, RAIDUS and UniFi Server and Networking 🔧    ----
HP 8000 Elite SFF | Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 | Intel motherboard | Samsung + Crucial Ballistix 2x4GB DDR3 | 120GB SanDisk Plus SSD | 2x2TB WD Red in RAID 1 | Ubuntu Server 16.04 | TP-Link 8-port Gigabit Switch | Ubiquiti UAP-AC-LR