Best Buy is offering the HP G62-435DX notebook for sale this week at $449. The HP G62 is part of the newly refreshed HP G Series line of notebooks which is designed to deliver a capable, yet affordable user experience to students and home users.
HP G62-435DX Quick Specs:
The HP G62-435DX comes with the 2.40GHz AMD Athlon II Dual core processor, 4GB DDR3 RAM, a 320GB hard drive and an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250 GPU. The HP G62 comes with a webcam, wireless connectivity and HDMI connectivity as well as a dual layer DVD RW drive. The 15.6″ display has a 1366×768 resolution. The HP G62’s battery will likely last a little over 3 hours during normal use.
What can the G62-435DX Handle?
Like most of the HP G Series notebooks, the HP G62-435DX will handle most of the tasks that home and student users throw at it such as office work and web surfing. The discrete graphics should give you enough power to handle occasional photo and video editing, but the tasks will take longer than on newer processors.
HP G62-435DX Build Quality:
The HP G62-435DX has a higher build quality than many budget notebooks and should be suitable for surviving the hazards of day to day home use and the occasional trip.
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HP G62-435DX Specs:
- 2.4GHz AMD Turion™ II dual-core mobile processor P540
- 4GB DDR3 memory
- Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support
- 15.6″ LED high-definition display – 1366 x 768 resolution
- 320GB Serial ATA hard drive (5400 rpm)
- ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250 graphics
- Built-in webcam with microphone
- 5-in-1 digital media reader
- 3 high-speed USB 2.0 ports
- Built-in high-speed wireless LAN (802.11b/g/n)
- Built-in 10/100Base-T Ethernet LAN
- Weighs 5.5 lbs. and measures just 1.4″ thin
- Long battery life – up to 4 hours and 15 minutes
- Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system