Corporate laptops generally soft, black on gray matter. But even on this scale, HP managed to made their mid-line of business notebooks to look soft. Gray and black from the outside, gray and black on the inside, HP Compaq 6730b just screams "big corporate introduction to accounting firm." Continuing the theme, it is not nonsense notebook. 15.4-inch display mat is clear and matte displays are always positive, because they are less likely reflects. The display has a native settlement of 1280x800, which is low to display this size.The keyboard comfortable and functional, while the larger trackpad has two paddle-type buttons that are clearly intended for the latter. Between them, Fingerprint. One notable feature is a glossy tape, which is just below the screen, giving you access to a series of touch screen buttons for volume, mute wireless, presentation and setting HP Help Center. It is heartening, HP Help Center is a useful, providing shortcuts to information, including system management and system specifications.
Inner surface 6730b are unexciting mix of standard business part. Our review system came with Intel Core 2 Duo P8600 (2.4GHz) and 2GB of RAM. On the system plus the Centrino 2 certified, which means, A / B / G and Draft-N wireless as a standard, better integrated graphics and power management. We use PCMark05 compare laptops, and it has mid-range points 4658.Our system had been working 32-bit Windows Vista Business, and we were disappointed that no 64-bit Windows Vista is available as a pre-installation. Nonetheless, Windows XP SP3 is available as downgrade.Our 6730b come with 250GB SATA II 5400 on. / Min drive. This is the maximum available on the line, cheaper model 160GB HDD.