Pros

  • DTR features in an all-purpose package
  • Good Speakers

Cons

  • Screen is a little too glossy
  • Slightly redundant multimedia software

At A Glance

This machine brings desktop replacement performance and features down into the all-purpose class -- and does it well.

Manufacturer’s Description

Put extreme entertainment is at your fingertips with titanium HDX 16-1370us Entertainment Notebook, which supplies everything you need to enjoy content in the highest-quality formats.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.hp.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number NV032UA#ABA
Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo T9600
Processor speed 2800.0 MHz
Display
Display size 16.0 inches
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Vertical Resolution 1080
External Monitor Interface Discrete
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset nVidia GeForce 9600M GT
Storage
Drive size 320.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
General Information
UPC Code 884962256466
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Microphone input Yes
Firewire 1
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Headphone Jack Yes
Wireless connection 802.11 n
Bluetooth Yes
Slots
  • Express Card Slot
  • xD-Picture Card
  • SD Card
  • Memory Stick
Memory
Memory size 4000.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 400.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 14.9 inches
Depth 10.2 inches
Height 1.7 inches
Weight 8.0 pounds
Weight with Accessories 8.0 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Storage Media
SD card Yes
Memory stick Memory Stick
Included Software
Included Software
  • SlingMedia SlingBox SlingPlayer
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.2
  • muvee autoProducer 6.1
  • HP MediaSmart
  • CyberLink DVD Suite
Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32 bit)
Other Features
Docking Station Port Yes
Devices AC Adapter
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List Notebook
Other Hardware
  • TV tuner antenna
  • RF coaxial cable adapter
  • express card remote
  • HP standard remote
Pointing Device Touchpad

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 100.0
WorldBench 6 Rating Very Good
Battery
Battery Life 2:13:02 AM   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 268.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 336.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 226.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 357.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 330.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 555.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 211.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 662.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 220.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 62.44   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 55.53   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1680 by 1050 42.74   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 57.12   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 48.29   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1680 by 1050 37.59   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, High, 1680 by 1050 17.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, High, 1024 by 768 36.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, High, 800 by 600 47.97   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 1680 by 1050 17.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 1024 by 768 37.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, Normal, 800 by 600 49.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 163.77   Frames per second (higher is better)
Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 110.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Performance
World Bench 5 Multitasking 355.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0