HP has dubbed the HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX as an entertainment notebook PC. Looking at the HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX specifications, it is not too hard to see why it is called an entertainment notebook PC by HP.
HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX specifications:
Intel Centrino Core 2 Duo P7350 (2.0Ghz)
2048MB DDR2 Ram
250GB Hard Disk Drive
14.1″ WXGA Widescreen LCD
DVD+/-RW Double Layer Drive
Nvidia Geforce 9200 GPU
Built in Bluetooth
Built in Web Cam
Integrated TV Tuner
802.11b/g Wireless Adapter
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
5 Cell Lithium Ion Battery
HP Carrying bag
Price at the time of writing: RM3999.00
The HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX was launched in Malaysia in early September this year. Until now, the notebook dubbed the entertainment notebook PC still are gaining popularity among Malaysia mobile computing user.
The HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX is solid machine. The 14.1″ screen are just the right size as it serves the same screen real estate as other 15″ models, but minus the weight. With the glossy screen display features, watching movies are a plus on this Pavillion DV4 model.
Another cool features on HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX worth mentioning are the media control above the keyboard. Appearing on a strip of light, this super sensitive touch control offer some shortcut button to the Pavillion control and usability. While these features are cool, some prefer a dial controller such as the on that came with the Toshiba Satellite L310-4016 reviewed before.
There aren’t any fault that I can found on the HP Pavillion DV4-1038TX notebook. It serves it purposes well as an entertainment notebook PC, and the asking price for the notebook in Malaysia are just right for the targeted market.