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Even if there are not really bad choices in laptops anymore, it is important to know that some models are more intended for multimedia, and others more for games.Our analysis was made according to 6 user typologies.So we ran tests on HP Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert to find out what it was worth.
This article is therefore composed according to functions; What is the purpose of this model?
Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert adapted to surf the internet?
Your needs are almost exclusively internet browsing and some word processing documents, but you don’t want any quality defects in this laptop.Ensuring proper operation requires quality components and proven technological competence on the part of the manufacturer.
That’s the direction taken by HP with this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert.A well-made laptop that positions itself as mid-range compared to its competitors and because of its price. Material that seem to be well-designed.
The screen is quite large, with 16 inches. Not necessarily easy to carry around. A reasonable choice equips this model; the Core i5-10300H. Considering that the components evolve very quickly, HP offers a laptop of good quality that will remain a good choice over several years. Moreover, because of this processor, you can be sure that you have a tool that allows you to navigate the Internet correctly. Having 8 Gb of RAM, Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is a laptop in the average. If needed you can add more, thanks to the extra slots inside.
The 500 Gb make this laptop a mid-range laptop in terms of available space. In any case, it should be enough for a use like surfing the web. And when you reach the limit, if you get there, you can always buy an external hard drive or a local file server like Synlogy NAS.
Finally, an important point for a laptop: autonomy; here you will have 5 hours of freedom before you have to plug it back into the socket. With this laptop Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert it will therefore be necessary to always keep the power cable within easy reach. Because of this last point, you can either switch to a competitor’s laptop or always have the product plugged in; it’s up to you.
Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert the right choice for watching movies ?
This Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is a sensible option for anyone who will use it for watching movies and listening to music. It’s easy to find much better ones, although you won’t find any in this price range.
It is sometimes complicated to choose among all the laptops, which ones are specifically designed for this type of use; this section is made to identify if this model is made for you.
HP presents this model in a large size version. It is one of the largest, with a screen size of only a few 16 inches, and it has a good resolution of 1920×1080. Multimedia oriented, you will enjoy watching your films. Very good quality rendering, both in brightness and image detail.
One of the disadvantages of this size, however, is the overall weight: 2.4 kg that will have to be transported.
Unfortunately, the screen of this model is not provided with a glossy finish. The effect is of lower quality in environments with intermediate or even low light levels – often corresponding to the conditions in which a film is viewed. The readability of the display is therefore a little lower.
Therefore, when used in daylight conditions, you will appreciate the lack of this feature, as the light induces reflections, making it difficult to view.
As far as sound is concerned, the card equipment and speakers have been integrated into this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert. By pushing the volume with music, we tested the rendering. Even if the result is good, be aware that even the best laptops will never beat a hi-fi system on this point. In short, it is relevant here to consider buying additional speakers if you are very sensitive to the quality of this function.
The Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert has a processor Core i5-10300H, a little more powerful than average, compared to those dedicated to office automation. A mid-range element with the latest components (chipsets) ensuring better compatibility with your peripherals. So your multimedia sessions will be fluid.
As far as applications are concerned, did HP not install any. Only the operating system is installed. This is a Windows 10 on which you can install the software you need. For multimedia, you can possibly take VLC .
Due to the level of the graphics card, you have one NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650, which with 8 Gb de Ram, will allow you to make multimedia (movie viewing, and some simple photo retouching). Not good enough for 3D imaging professionals, but good enough for most of us.
Concerning the connections, this model has available 4 ports. That makes it one with the biggest number of ports compared to what’s on the market right now. Speakers, a mouse (wired), an external hard drive and an output to a pocket projector when on business trip or when you travel.
As for battery life, it Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert can allow you to have a multimedia use in nomadic mode. 5 hours of battery life is enough for the vast majority of the videos you’ll see.
Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert the right choice for travelling connected ?
It Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is certainly a laptop, but not really portable and certainly not intended for those who travel. At least that’s what we find out a priori. It only fits in a computer bag dedicated to its size, and if you decide to take it in your suitcase, it will be at the expense of clothes, it is so big.
In other words, leave it at home and only take it for occasional short trips.
With its 2.4 Kg, it Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is one of the heaviest in its class. It’s complicated when you have to transport it. For a laptop it”s bulky to move. The main cause is due to the size of the screen. With its 16 inches, the screen will however render a large image.
The designers of this did not consider it useful to integrate the backlit keyboard. Not really necessary.
Despite the absence of a shiny slab, you have good image definition. This laptop displays deep and vivid colors.
It is a product that is easy and pleasant to use. Good image definition and a matt anti-reflective tile that you’ll appreciate when you’re outdoors, with no sun glare.
The manufacturer offers the processor Core i5-10300H on this laptop; in average in terms of power compared to other products in the same range, and also in terms of energy consumption.
However, please note that the autonomy indicated by HP must be reduced. Rather count on 70% of this value in standard use; the more you use the processor, the lower the figure will be.
An autonomy of 5 hours allows this model to average what the competitors do.
In order to speed up booting up and calculations, this laptop is equipped with a hard drive type SSD of 500 Gb. This disk technology (solid-state drive), tried and tested for more than 20 years, allows to store data, on the same principle as the usb key. Thanks to this, HP was able to almost completely eliminate the noise caused by the rotation of the platters and the movements of the read/write heads existing on conventional disks.For those who do not have enough space on the disk, it will be necessary to go through the option of a subscription on the cloud; the price decreases regularly.
When it comes to traveling, you’ll probably think twice before you take that computer with you. Its size does not invite you to carry it everywhere you go. The main reason is its 16 inches, which makes it one of the largest in its class; every move, with its weight, may be difficult.
At the connector level, this model provides 4 inputs. Convenient for travelling when you will need it, it ranks among those with the most.
The techno bluetooth of this model will allow you to connect locally to any type of device that accepts this communication protocol: phone, connected speakers, car…
Following our tests, it appeared to us that it is not Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert really made for travelling.
The Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert- the right model for audio or video editing ?
Considering that the assembly that you intend to carry out is of the range of leisure, this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert can suit you. Thanks to its processor and its RAM, it accepts multitasking without flinching. Of course, there are models with much better performance, but this is already a good model.
Possibly for occasional use, the processor Core i5-10300H will allow you to perform certain tasks, if they are initiated individually. Having 8 Gb de ram, it is good and powerful enough. As standard, you will have the applications to make your video editing or your photo or music modifications. If you decide to install pro applications, you may need to add more memory or you may experience performance degradation.
This model contains an SSD for the operating system and backup part. As a reminder, an audio and video editing use, involves a large capacity hard disk drive for storage, and speed of execution with an SSD. Here with 500 Gb you will have enough space to store everything. This computer, even if it is not intended for this use, is still a good product in terms of storage.
For the autonomy part, HP proposes last generation batteries. Indicated for an autonomy of 5 hours by the manufacturer, it is preferable to keep your charger close by if you need to make changes while on the move or if you use a lot of resources for your audio or video editing. A result in the average of the competitors.
Well thought out in terms of connections, it Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert receives the USB3 connection. An interesting format for transfers when you want to move your large audio-video files. With a throughput about 10 times faster than the previous standard (USB 2.0), you will be able to easily transfer all your video and audio files.
This is a good product to start doing audio-visual editing. If necessary, it can be used for word processing and e-mails. A sensible choice for a product in this price range.
The Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert- the right model to play with?
If the question you are asking yourself is “Can I play games with this laptop?” then the answer is yes, even though most computers today can meet this need. Gone are the days of having to play where the computer is fixed; now you can play anywhere. With this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert, the engineers of HP have succeeded in balancing the right graphics chip, the processor with enough power, the screen with the right size and the cooling that goes well.
The higher the resolution of the image, the more detailed the visual rendering will be. On this computer, it’s a resolution of 1920×1080, nothing better at the moment
HP has also chosen a processor Core i5-10300H which has the merit of doing many calculations in parallel, and for the graphic part, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650, for a good result. Of course, there are much better ones, but with the processor Core i5-10300H’s computing power, the image recreated in terms of colorimetry and fluidity are of good quality.
The most demanding will prefer a processor and graphics chip of the latest generation, but for the majority, HP has chosen the features resulting in good playability on most games currently available.
The huge advantage of choosing a gamer laptop is that they are able to do everything very quickly. It is among the best in terms of GPUs (Graphics Processing Unit).
With its 500 Gb of space, this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is on a level playing field with its competitors. A feature that interested those, and there are still many, who want to install and play locally.
The Wi-Fi technology of this model has wifi with 5GHz band, which facilitates online gaming. More speed for those living in full Wi-Fi areas.
One of the heaviest laptops of the moment, partly due to its 16 inches size.
By offering 5 hours of autonomy, this computer is in the middle of the market.
Clearly, a good quality rendering on the graphics, a size of 16 inches, thin and rather light (2.4 Kg), make this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert an excellent one for a video game use. In addition, it is good value for money compared to competitors. Perfect for a sustained gaming session!
The Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert for office automation.
Which operating system to choose? In fact, there are no bad choices any more today. For those of you who are users of specific operating systems, your choice will probably not head towards this model. Perfectly office oriented, this Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is efficient.
Customary of this OS, HP has chosen as usual. It’s the latest version of Windows 10 that’s running it.
This laptop is mainly for office use and will require some work on your side of things. No applications pre-installed, one would expect more from. HP in this product line. As soon as you have to take this laptop to the office, or on a trip, you will regret its consequent weight. With a weight of 2.4 Kg, you will limit as often as possible the various movements of this laptop.
This computer was really designed for office use. If you work frequently on a spreadsheet, you will appreciate the presence of the numeric keypad.
This Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert eliminates the problems of light reflection on the screen, as it has a matt finish. But at the same time, the light intensity is low enough so as not to tire the eyes in the dark.
During daytime use, the absence of a backlit keyboard will not be a problem.
Storage in this model is in the middle of what is available elsewhere. Equipped with a hard drive of 500 Gb, it will give you the possibility to store all your documents locally.
In short, it Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert is perfectly suited for word processing and spreadsheet use. It combines ergonomics with power, with an interesting price/quality ratio.
The Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert – in summary
Hard to do very well for all purposes; in any case this computer is doing well. The Pavilion Gaming 16-a0007nf Noir/Vert’ is average but will do the job very well.
Simply put, we were not convinced for uses such as :
– travel use
Nevertheless, this laptop can be considered acceptable for :
– web browsing
– listening to music and watching videos
– making audio and video editing
In summary, we advise this model for :
– playing video games
– office tasks