Visit our Business Solutions website >>

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

alaTest has collected and analyzed 88 reviews of HP Pavilion 15-n098ea. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the battery and portability. The design and usability also get good feedback, but comments about the touchpad and reliability are different. Some have doubts about the keyboard.

performance, usability, design, portability, battery

keyboard

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Pavilion 15-n098ea is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 88 reviews)

User Reviews  

Showing 88 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 10 of 88 Show Reviews: in English

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

good performance with i3 processor. excellent in battery charging and life.

heavy to carry around and no bag provided

Aug, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

Lovely looking, easy to use and no problems at all so far

Windows 8 takes a bit of getting used to - not strictly HP's fault though!

Aug, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-N098EA

 

Lovely looking, easy to use and no problems at all so far

Windows 8 takes a bit of getting used to - not strictly HP's fault though

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-N098EA

 

good performance with i3 processor. excellent in battery charging and life

heavy to carry around and no bag provided

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

Money saving

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

Clear picture Good sound Sleek design Long battery life I am a student and i feel this laptop is ideal for work, music and general use. I would recommend this product.

I feel the running speed is a little slow.

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

Superb screen sound

Could be lighter and backlit keyboard

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

Seems quite capable, does everything we want and excellent spec for the price

Feels a bit flimsy but hp assure me this is normal with slim laptops. Keyboard coukd be designed better. At first glance its very pretty but the high gloss finish is actually a bit sticky on the palms when typing ( brushed finishes seem better) and the...

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

Battery lost about 4 hours after fully charged .Good to watch videos and sound system is very good.Value for money.

Touch pad and windows 8.

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Pavilion 15-n098ea

 

many

none

Apr, 2014

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:DTS Sound +
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:4

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Silver
RoHS compliance: Yes
Wi-Fi certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver, White
Form factor:Clamshell
Product colour:Black, Silver, White
Product Type:Notebook

Display

3D: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:39.6
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
Display Surface:Gloss
HD type: No
LED Backlight: Yes
Touchscreen: No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter: No
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0xA16
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4400

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Island-style keyboard: Yes
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):8
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
4G: No
Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
WWAN: No

Operational conditions

Non-operating altitude:0 - 4570
Operating altitude:0 - 3050
Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-15 - 60

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, DVD
LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi DL

Other features

64-bit computing: Yes
Audio system:DTS Sound +

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included: Yes
Manual: Yes
Package depth:8
Package height:34.5
Package width:48
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in: No
Number of SATA III connectors:4
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
Total number of SATA connectors:4
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:65
Power auto-sensing: Yes

Processor

Bus type:DMI2
Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM76 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x4, 2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor boost frequency:2.6
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Haswell
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:4th gen Intel® Core™ i5
Processor frequency:1.6
Processor lithography:22
Processor Model:I5-4200U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-4200 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA1168
Processor threads:4
Stepping:C0
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64: Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel HD Audio Technology: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Start Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: Yes
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Connect Technology: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel TSX-NI: Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Processor ARK ID:75459
Processor code:SR170
Processor package size:40
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot: Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection: Yes

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 8

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Storage Media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:25.8
Height :2.26
Weight:2.28
Width:38.6