HP Pavilion 13 recently launched in India as the laptop demand in the country increases drastically. The laptop is priced around Rs 72k which comes in two color variants of Ceramic silver and white and seeing its specifications we are pretty much sure that HP will make a huge hit. HP an American tech-giant company known in the world for its laptop performance and had more than 100 years of laptop manufacturing experience.
PROS & CONS
- Good design.
- Speakers with good bass.
- All major ports are present.
- Supports Fast-charging.
- sRGB color Gamut is present.
- Slim and ultra-portable laptop.
- A fingerprint sensor is present.
- Display brightness is low.
- The touchpad size is small.
- Fan becomes active even at low task work.
HP Pavilion looks really attractive because of its excellent design lines and minimalist profile. If we leave the bottom area of the laptop then the whole laptop is made up of Aluminium that makes the laptop sturdy and gritty without adding much weight to it. The weight of the HP Pavilion 13 is only 1.24 Kg that makes it an ideal laptop for carrying.
The hinge of Pavilion 13 is sturdy as well and we found no creeks or bents while opening or closing the laptop display. The laptop has a hinge-lift mechanism that is generally found in higher variants laptop.
MODEL: HP Pavilion 13
SUITABLE FOR: Businessman, Students.
WEIGHT: 1.24 Kg
DIMENSION: 311× 211× 15.4 mm
FINGERPRINT SENSOR: Yes
BACKLIT KEYBOARD: Yes
HP Pavilion 13 has a 13.3″ IPS display panel that flaunts an aspect ratio of 16:9. The display resolution of Pavilion 13 is going to be FHD 1080P. The screen brightness of the laptop is too low and it is very hard to work outdoor or in a bright environment with this laptop.
Rather than the brightness, the laptop has no major issues with the display. The viewing angles are great with good color saturation too. The keyboard supports sRGB color gamut which will be really useful in viewing the keyboard in dim lights. The side bezels are quite thin but the chin is comparatively larger than usual.
SCREEN SIZE: 13.3″ (33.7 cm)
SCREEN RESOLUTION: 1920× 1080 Pixels
SCREEN TYPE: IPS LCD
DISPLAY TYPE: Backlit LED
ANTI-GLARE SCREEN: Yes
SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE
The laptop is powered by Intel i5 11th generation processor along with 16GB DDR4 RAM that makes the laptop super smooth and fast. The Laptop can perform our day-to-day tasks with great ease. Even with heavy multitasking, there are no major lagging issues seen in the laptop.
It seems HP Pavilion 13 laptop fans are super active as they switched on without any heavy loads on the laptop, thankfully the fan noise is low. Also, the laptop gets heated under the heavy task loads. The Intel Iris Xe graphics runs quite well and can handle heavy games in low to medium settings. But, for your kind information Pavilion 13 is not a gaming laptop.
PROCESSOR: Intel i5 11th gen processor
GPU: Intel Iris Xe
SYSTEM ARCHITECT: 64 bit
HARD DRIVE: 512GB
OPTICAL DRIVE: No
CAMERA & AUDIO
The camera is surmounted on top of the laptop that provides 720P video-recording. The zoom and other professional calls can be made with ease.
The audio quality of the HP Pavilion 13 is quite appreciable as it has great sound quality with good bass as well. This laptop will give an excellent multimedia experience along with the great sound.
SPEAKERS: Audio by B&O
HP Pavilion 13 laptop is unpacked with 3 cells which supply the power of 43Wh. The battery can give the backup of 8-9 hours in normal usage. The battery comes with 65W power brick that can charge 50% of the laptop in just half an hour. Additionally, we can charge it with the given USB Type-C charger of the regular smartphone.
BATTERY BACKUP: 8-10 hours under normal usage
NO. OF CELLS: 3
CONNECTIVITIES, PORTS & PERIPHERALS
The laptop has nearly all major connectivity settings present. The fingerprint sensor is also present that enables fast and secure unlock feature in the laptop. Beside that, USB Type-C can be used for charging and connecting the laptop with other displays.
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
PORTS: HDMI 2.0, USB Type-C, 2×USB Type-A, Headphone jack, MicroSD card reader
BACKLIT KEYBOARD: Yes
SD CARD READER: Yes