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HP Pavilion dm4 series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 134 reviews of HP Pavilion dm4 series. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the design and price. The screen and usability are also mentioned favorably. The touchpad and reliability get less positive reviews, while opinions are divided on the durability.

performance, usability, screen, price, design

reliability, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Pavilion dm4 series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Tom Morgan (

HP Pavilion DM4 Beats Edition (DM4-3002ea) review


A powerful 14in laptop that can handle some light gaming, but there are better 15in models

Feb, 2012

Expert review by : Tom Morgan (

HP Pavilion DM4 review


Decent performance and a great design, but the keyboard is a bit annoying

Sep, 2011

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HP Pavilion dm4 review


Sit back and sprinkle a few new processors into its Pavilion line up? Nope, that's exactly what HP didn't do this year when it came to refreshing its successfu...

Jun, 2010

Expert review by : Scott Stein (

HP Pavilion dm4-1065dx review: HP Pavilion dm4-1065dx


HP Pavilion dm4-1065dx

Stylish design and thin body; fast Core i5 performance; strong battery life.

Lacks dedicated graphics; similarly priced laptops include Blu-ray.

HP's slick and powerful Pavilion dm4-1065dx offers great core performance, long battery life, and an eye-catching design at a very competitive price, making it a very attractive back-to-school laptop.

Jul, 2010

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HP Pavilion dm4-3090se Laptop Review


Stylish Beats Audio. The 14-inch Pavilion dm4 Beats Edition is the most stylish Beats Audio notebook to date.. but how does it perform in a market that is increasingly favoring similarly-priced Ultrabooks?

Stylish red and black design, Excellent CPU and HDD/SSD performance all-around, Rubber texture, Quiet fan noise and optical drive, Low temperatures when stressed, High resolution matte display, Backlit keys, The red and black theme together with the...

Starting price, Plastic case, Fingerprint magnet, Shallow keys, Small touchpad, Tight port placement, Average outdoor usability, The notebook could have expanded upon its Beats Audio focus with more audio inputs and an analog volume controller. A...

Apr, 2012

Expert review by : Dan Ackerman (

HP Pavilion dm4 review: HP Pavilion dm4


HP Pavilion dm4

Upscale design; powerful CPU; large touch pad; excellent battery life.

There are better midsize multimedia deals out there; app dock is loaded with advertising pitches.

HP's latest multimedia system, the Pavilion dm4, is a powerful, slick-looking package--but some competitors in the same price range offer more features for less.

Jun, 2010

Expert review by : Naaptol (

Expert Review


Good, battery life, light weight, excellent all round performance and superb sound reproduction

Playing high-end games is not very pleasing experience and even the track pad is not the best in the class. Also, it lacks HDMI port

HP Pavilion DM4-3010TX definitely proves to be an ideal choice for those looking for a notebook with sturdy build quality, excellent battery life and superb performance.

Sep, 2013

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HP Pavilion dm4-3010tx Review


The HP Pavilion dm4-3010tx has been in the market for quite a while now, but from what we have seen, it is one of the better options. Despite being on Sandy Bridge, the performance is actually quite good. But the real cherry on the cake is the very...

Very sophisticated design, Good performance, Very good battery life, Surprisingly light

Alternatives can handle gaming better, Touchpad is not the best

Sep, 2012

Expert review by : PC Perspective (

HP dm4 Beats Edition Notebook Review: Down With The Beat


When you think about a company like HP, you probably don't think about innovation. They're an old company, one that now has a massive market and lots of customers to worry about losing. Common sense says they are more likely to be slow and cautious.

Mar, 2012

Expert review by : ComputerShopper (

Expert Review


The configure-to-order dm4t is a slim, stylish laptop that features long battery life and entertainment-minded features. We could do without all the bloatware, however.

Stylish design, Excellent battery life, Strong productivity performance

Lots of bloatware, Integrated graphics

Jun, 2010