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HP G72-B66 US Laptop Review

January 31st, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments

Laptops giant HP has come up with another new model notebook as HP G72-BUS. This notebook is an ideal choice for students, home usage and business purpose. Its entertainment features will enable the user to edit movies and images. It is true that every entertainment laptop demands powerful processor along with reasonable system memory and great graphics. All the needed things are very well equipped in this laptop and powered through Intel Core i3-370M processor with Multi-Core technology as Quad-Core. This processor is very supported through its 4GB system memory and Intel HD Graphics Dynamic Video Memory Technology.

Intel Core i3-370M processor details:

As mentioned earlier, the HP G72-B66 US is powered by the Intel Core i3-370M processor. Cloked at 3.4 GHz, This processor is famous for its 3 MB Intel smart cache. It is a dual core processor and comes along with a hyper threading technology too. Here, it is imperative to know that the each core can process two threads at the same time. It is indicating that four threads can run in parallel. This processor is successful at offering ultimate performance with multiple applications.

HP G72-B66 US Pros:

• Its 17.3-inches screen with 1600 x 900 pixels resolution is definitely an advantage for media and entertainment needs.
• It has possibility to expand its RAM from 4GB to 8GB.
• Its Intel HD Graphics Dynamic Video Memory is additional advantage for entertainment needs.
• It has integrated webcam for video chats.
• Reasonable price.

HP G72-B66 US Cons:

• It is little heavy.
• No Bluetooth.



HP G72-B66 US is powered through Intel Core i3-370M processor that is clocked at 2.4 GHz. This processor’s Multi-Core technology is Quad-Core. It can enable 64-bit computing successfully. This processor comes with L3 Cache of 3 MB capacity.

System Memory:

This system is arranged with 4 GB DDR3 SDRAM and arranged two slots. This can enhanced up to 8 GB successfully. This RAM form factor is SO DIMM 204-pin.

Hard Drive:

This laptop comes with 500GB Serial ATA which spins at 5400 rpm. This storage controller/ Serial ATA interface is Serial ATA-150.

Optical Drive:

This laptop is arranged with DVD Read and Write drive with LightScribe technology and its write speed is 8X.


HP G72-B66 US comes with 17.3-inches TFT active matrix LED backlit display. Its resolution is 1600 x 900 pixels and it is a widescreen display.


This laptop is arranged with one Graphics processor as Intel HD Graphics Dynamic Video Memory Technology.


This laptop is arranged with a sound card for audio output. Built-in Altec Lansang Speakers are arranged for this laptop along with microphone.


HP G72-B66 US laptop comes with a built-in webcam.

Input Devices:

This laptop is arranged with multitouch touch pad and one full size keyboard. There is one built-in numeric keypad too.


HP G72-B66 US has one network adapter and Wireless LAN support. Its Data Link Protocols are Fast Ethernet, Ethernet, IEEE 802.11 b/g/n. Its compliant standards are IEEE 802.11 b/g/n.


For security purpose, this laptop is arranged with Security Lock Slot and Power-On Password.


This laptop is arranged with one 6-cell Lithium-ion battery. This battery offers decent power backup for the notebook. This battery capacity is 47Wh.

Operating System:

This laptop is supplied along with genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition.

Size and Weight:

Width: 16.22-inches.
Depth: 10.59-inches.
Height: 1.27-inches.
Weight: 6.6 lbs.
Color: Bronze.

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