As an introduction to this analysis
Choosing a new laptop means that you will have to decide between several models.Some computers have power, others have more basic features.So we ran tests on HP 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen to find out what it was worth.
After reading this article you will know if this model suits your needs.
15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen the right choice for surfing the internet?
Even if your use is limited to surfing the Web, writing e-mails and sometimes using an Excel spreadsheet, the minimum computer quality is essential.This laptop will ensure that the tasks you perform will be reliable and trouble-free for years to come.The key is to achieve balance with a cheap but solid laptop.You only have to take it in your hand to see that the material is of quality.
With this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen, HP is well positioned in relation to other competing models.The screen is quite large, with 15 inches. Not necessarily easy to carry around. The processor chosen for this model is a Ryzen 5 3500U. Considering that the components evolve very quickly, HP offers a laptop of good quality that will remain a good choice over several years. Contrary to a video editing style use that requires computing power, this model is correct for surfing the internet; a use that does not require too much computing power. The 8 Gb of RAM is in the average for this type of product. If needed you can add more, thanks to the extra slots inside.
By offering a hard drive of this size, the company is making this model one of the laptops with the largest disk space on the market. Even with 1200 Gb, you can be sure that many video and audio files are continuously stored. Here, HP provides with this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen a laptop that will allow you to watch all your films locally for a long time.
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. It is in the average range of what is done with today’s battery technology. It would be more interesting for the same price, to buy a desktop or a tablet, more powerful on the part autonomy and web surfing.
The 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen- the right model for streaming and videos ?
High quality, the engineers of HP have chosen to make this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen the top of the range for leisure uses: movies, music, photos. A blend of your TV, stereo and media players in one machine. And to put it simply, this model is clearly one of the best in its category for watching videos or listening to music. The sound reproduction level and the display quality of this top-of-the-range model won’t be lacking.
HP presents this model in a large size version. It is one of the largest, with a screen size of only a few 15 inches, and it has a good resolution of 1920×1080. This model has a wide screen that will be essential for viewing your movies and streaming video. Very good quality rendering, both in brightness and image detail.
The only disadvantage of this size, however, is the weight: here you have a laptop of 2 kg.
Unfortunately, no glossy screen is available on this model. On the other hand, it will be annoying for regular use in a dark room. The readability of the display is therefore a little lower.
In fact, in order not to suffer from reflections on the screen, you will need to have full light conditions.
On the sound side, it 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen has good components: board and integrated speakers. By pushing the volume with music, we tested the rendering. Even if it does well, this laptop will not be able to compete with a good hi-fi system. In other words, if you are demanding on the sound part, you will have to add external speakers.
The 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen has a processor Ryzen 5 3500U, a little more powerful than average, compared to those dedicated to office automation. Although it is in the middle of the range, this processor will be able to evolve according to your future needs, and in the immediate future will allow a good compatibility with all your peripherals. This will result in fluid video and audio sessions.
You will do what you want for the applications, as it is not HP installed by default. There’s only the operating system. As a standard, you have some Windows 10 on which it will be possible to add all the software you need. For multimedia, you can possibly take VLC .
Due to the level of the graphics card, you have one AMD Radeon Vega 8, 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.
On the connectivity side, you will have 3 ports. This is standard compared to computers currently available on the market.Between, the speakers, the mouse, and the external hard drive you will have little possibility to add many more peripherals.
Finally concerning the battery life, you will have time before you have to think about reconnecting the power cable. HP promises 5 hours of battery life; that’s about average.
The 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen to use while travelling.
Easier to transport than a desktop computer, it is not intended for travelling. 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.
Forget about vacations and commuting.
It 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen weights 2 Kg which makes it a computer in the average of its category. It is easy to carry even if you prefer the ultra slim models of the competition. On the other hand, the large size will be an advantage to see photos during the holidays. For 15 inches, on the other hand, it allows you to have a clear display when you want to browse the internet or write e-mails.
No backlit keyboard on this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen. Not really necessary.
Despite the absence of a shiny slab, you have good image definition. The screen shows an interesting result.
This model offers a pleasant user comfort. The anti-glare matt tile allows this laptop to be used outdoors even in bright sunshine.
With its processor Ryzen 5 3500U, this laptop has a power consumption in the average of the others.
However,you’ll have to decrease the manufacturer’s data concerning the autonomy figures given for this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen. Rather count on 70% of this value in standard use; the more you use the processor, the lower the figure will be.
As for the autonomy , the batteries will allow you to use it for about 5 hours.
Because use is likely to consist of travel and traveling, this laptop was thin and relatively light with 2 hard drives, one SSD, the other normal, for an overall size of 1200 Gb. This double disk technology allows to record the operating system on the principle of the usb key, and to store personal data on a standard disk but more resistant in time. The time it takes the laptop to start and leave the sleep mode is ultra-fast. For those who want more space, you will then have the option of a cloud account.
When it comes to taking your laptop with you, it will seem safer to do so only occasionally. You will limit transport as much as possible because of its bulk. The reason for this is its size; with 15 inches, it is one of the largest laptops of the moment.
This 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen allows external elements to be associated via 3 connectors. It is in the average of what is done on competing models.
With the bluetooth functionality of this model you can also simply connect with your loved ones’ devices.
Finally with the 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen, HP deliver us a laptop at a tight price but not intended for travelliing, or as an exception.
The 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen- the right model for audio or video editing ?
For this type of use, it seems necessary to turn to a high-performance product. Clearly, this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzencorresponds perfectly to the need related to this use. With these components, HP puts at your disposal a laptop whose computing speed has been improved since the last generation. It is a laptop designed for multitasking presented with Windows 10, which will allow to manage at the same time the audio-video applications consuming calculations.
Generally speaking, for occasional use, the choice of processor Ryzen 5 3500U makes it possible. With its 8 Gb of RAM, it has enough memory for image processing. All the applications you’ll need to get started are available. If you decide to install pro applications, you may need to add more memory or you may experience performance degradation.
Valuable flash memory via the SSD for fast program execution, and a standard disk for storing personal data. It offers a total available storage space of 1 1200 Gb, the best available. HP offers a computer among the best in its category. In case you need an additional external storage drive, no problem with a connection to external media. In extreme cases, you can always add an external hard drive to one of the USB ports.
For the autonomy part, HP proposes last generation batteries. For 5 hours of autonomy, you have a little time to work on your edits. A duration which is on the other hand equivalent to the other machines at the moment.
For the connector part, the 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzenhas the USB3 format. The latest convenient protocol for interfacing computers and electronic devices such as external hard drives. This standard allows transmission speeds of up to 5 Gbit per second, about ten times faster than USB 2.0.
By choosing this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen, know that you will be well beyond what most laptops offer. And much more if you finally decide to use it only for word processing or web browsing, instead of audio video editing. And for the right price/quality ratio.
15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen the right choice to play online?
There are very few laptops today that do not allow you to play video games. And this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen is one of the average laptops you can play with. On the other hand, if you have to go through several hours, these same components will seem weak.
The higher the resolution of the image, the more detailed the visual rendering will be. With a resolution in 1920×1080 this laptop fis one of the best of its class.
The graphics AMD Radeon Vega 8 card and processor Ryzen 5 3500U will be sufficient to fill your screen. Even if the components are not to the level of the best, the processor Ryzen 5 3500U and the board AMD Radeon Vega 8 allow to achieve a very good result in terms of image and colors.
During the tests we ran on this laptop, the components used by the brand’s engineers proved that they could hold the load.
With an average score on the GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) ranking, this laptop allows you to try some games. With a display system, this machine provides a speed in the average of what is currently done.
Although you won’t need it because of online games, it’s probably one of the biggest hard drives today. The 1200 Gb of 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen can still be used by a large number of players in the case of locally installed games.
A better access to wifi on this 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen that is standard equipped with the 5GHz band. Interesting when you can play outside with full broadband.
With a weight 2 Kg and a screen size of 15 inches, it is a tool in the average of other laptops.
Please note that with an autonomy of 5 hours, you will have enough time to play video games requiring few resources.
It 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen is finally an interesting compromise for those who want performance without spending too much on the purchase. You can also use it for word processing if you need it.
15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen the right choice for office automation ?
Like the majority of its competitors, HP has designed 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen for office automation. It is a mature product.
If you’re already a Linux or Apple user, your choice will probably head for this laptop. It’s Windows 10, last generation.
This laptop is mainly for office use and will require some work on your side of things. It’s up to you to download and/or purchase the software suite that suits you. Neither too heavy nor too light. Average weight, with 2 Kg.
Due to the size of the keyboard, all the office oriented elements are present. Hence the good idea to offer a default number pad as a complement.
Our tests have verified that the matt treated screen limits the effects of light. With less or no glare, this screen will also stay cleaner for longer.an advantage when working on the screen several hours.
Under normal conditions of use, i.e. during the day, you will have no difficulty with the absence of a backlit keyboard.
With more 1200 Gb, it’s not one of the biggest.That gives you a little time before you have to find another data storage area.
In conclusion, this laptop is interesting. Well placed in terms of price, it will meet your needs for office use.
Finally, the 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen….
There is no such thing as a perfect laptop for every purpose, unless you put a price tag on it, and keep in mind that it will be too powerful for most of your needs. The 15-db1043nf Argent/Noir – Ryzen’ is average but will do the job very well.
In other words, this model is not really made for :
– travel use
This laptop is average for the following uses:
– playing video games
– office tasks
And we highly recommend this laptop for :
– surfing on the internet
– listening to music and watching videos
– making audio and video editing