Way more than just fun and games.
The HP Pavilion g7 gives you everything you need to keep in touch, get it done, and have some fun, all in a distinctive design. It delivers the HP innovation you expect, for a whole lot less.
More protection. Cool running. Great looks!
Yes, you can have it all. The HP Pavilion g7 gives you everything you need to keep in touch, get it done, and have some fun, plus stay cool on the go. Load up your music and download pictures with room to spare and built-in protection from sudden impact. Watch HD movies on a brilliant widescreen display with Dolby Advanced Audio. Turn heads with the g6's distinctive curvature, chrome speaker accent and textured touchpad. It delivers all the HP innovation you expect, for a whole lot less.
HP PCs deliver optimal performance through meticulously engineered designs. Each series undergoes at least 140 rigorous tests defined by HP Labs to ensure they can survive extreme conditions and use over the long haul. And each includes components and software from world-class partners.
- Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
- Go up to 5 hours and 15 minutes without recharging.
- Live life in high definition on a 17.3-inch diagonal HD+ BrightView LED-backlit display (1600x900).
- Switch between apps at blazingly fast speeds in breathtaking color and clarity. Visibly smart performance with the 2nd generation Intel Core i3-2350M Processor.
- Store up to 155,000 photos, 140,000 tracks or 280 HD movies and get protection from sudden impact with a 640GB hard drive and HP ProtectSmart.
- Watch movies, record music and video, plus load apps with the SuperMulti DVD burner.
- Stay connected to friends, family, and colleagues at wireless hotspots with Wi-Fi 802.11.
- Protection against cybercrime with 60-day Norton Internet Security subscription; optimized for your PC and ranked #1 in protection and performance. Surf, shop and bank online safely.
Influenced by everyday objects like stacked ceramic bowls, comfort and style come together in a simple design with standout details. Like the curved, beveled edges defining the body and repeated in the inset curvature around the keyboard deck and touchpad. The textured touchpad finish and an island-style keyboard that feel as good as they look. And an exposed speaker bar with a chrome edge. The g7 shines in the glossy sparkling black HP Imprint finish.
HP humanizes technology: we are inspired by the way you think, feel, act and interact.
- HP CoolSense: Get automatic air conditioning for your notebook, so you stay comfortable.
Major studios have relied on HP technology when making blockbuster movies, from Disney's Fantasia (1940) to DreamWorks Animation's Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011). Delivering outstanding entertainment is in our DNA.
- Audio: Enjoy crystal clear audio with Dolby Advanced Audio and Altec Lansing speakers.
- HDMI Port: Watch video on an HD TV with an HDMI cable.
- HP Premier Experience: A faster, easier, and more organized Windows, only from HP. Better organized with HP Launch Box: Find key Windows Live and HP Recommended apps grouped together on the task bar and a box to customize with your own. Faster start, shutdown, sleep and wake up times. Simplified Start Menu and notifications area to find what you need more quickly. Plus, fewer notifications and pop-ups to interrupt you!
- HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection: It senses motion and plans ahead, so a single drop won't delete your entire digital life.
- HP MyRoom: Stay in touch with instant messaging or video chatting and see yourself onscreen, too. Share your content by sending files or setting up a room.
- Online security software: Get 60 days of #1 ranking Norton Internet Security free for protection right out of the box.
Help save more than the earth.
Save time and money, too. Now recycling your HP and Compaq products is more convenient than ever-and totally free! Get your recycling voucher online, then drop products off at a FedEx Office (more than 1,700 US locations) for packing and shipping. Or, get cash back, a gift card or options to donate computer hardware (any brand) with residual value, plus the option to recycle it. Responsible recycling has never been easier!
24 x 7 support
HP Total Care provides award-winning service and support for your computer. Visit online to learn about services and support options that supplement or extend your standard coverage. Check the label placed on the bottom cover (or inside it on select models) for your PC's warranty period.
During your limited warranty period you get:
- 24 x 7 technical assistance via online chat, email, or phone
- Parts and labor coverage, including customer-replaceable parts, return of equipment to HP, and authorized service provider options
- 24 x 7 toll-free technical and limited software support in English or Spanish
In addition, and at no charge, you get lifetime access to:
- HP Support Forum in English, French, or Spanish
- HP Support Assistant: click the icon in your taskbar or desktop for easy access to automated maintenance, built-in diagnostic tools, and a choice of assistance options. Visit online to learn how HP Support Assistant can help you keep your PC up to date and get assistance when you need it.
- Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
- 2nd generation Intel Core i3-2350M Processor
- 3MB L3 Cache
- 6GB DDR3 SDRAM (2 DIMM)
- Maximum supported = 8GB
ACCESSIBLE MEMORY SLOTS
- Intel HD graphics 3000 with up to 1696MB total graphics memory
- 640GB 5400RPM hard drive with HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection
FINISH AND FEATURES
- HP Imprint finish in sparkling black
- HP Webcam with integrated digital microphone
- SuperMulti DVD burner
- 17.3-inch diagonal HD+ BrightView LED-backlit display (1600x900)
- 10/100BASE-T Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 connector)
- 802.11b/g/n WLAN
- Multi-format digital media card reader for Secure Digital cards and Multimedia cards
- Altec Lansing speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio v2
- Full-size island-style keyboard with numeric keypad
- Touchpad with on/off button and precision multi-touch gesture support..
EXTERNAL NOTEBOOK PORTS
- 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.0
- 1 Universal Serial Bus (USB) 2.0
- 1 HDMI
- 1 VGA (15-pin)
- 1 RJ-45 (LAN)
- 1 Headphone
- 1 Microphone in
- 16.22" (L) x 10.53" (W) x 1.22" (min H)/1.45" (max H)
- 6.57 lbs
- Kensington MicroSaver lock slot
- Power-on password
- Accepts 3rd party security lock devices
- 65W AC adapter
- 6-cell 47WHr lithium-ion battery
- Up to 5 hours and 15 minutes
WARRANTY AND SUPPORT
- 1-Year Limited Hardware Warranty with Toll-Free Support (NA)
- 1-Year Free Hardware Technical Support
- 30-Days Free Limited Software Support with 1-Year (from date of purchase) with Product Registration.
SECURITY AND SUPPORT
- Free 60-day Norton Internet Security 2012 Subscription
- HP Support Assistant: Update your PC, troubleshoot problems and get technical support.
- HP Power Manager: Adjust settings for optimal battery life or performance.
- HP Recovery Manager: Recover, restore, and create recovery media for your PC.
- HP Security Assistant: One-stop access to preloaded security solutions to help defend your data.
- HP Application Assistant: Makes finding and downloading the software needed to open your files easy.
- HP Launch Box: Fast launch of HP and Microsoft apps grouped in taskbar boxes, plus option to customize a third box.
- HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection (HP 3D DriveGuard)
- HP CoolSense: Turn it on to stay comfortable when away from your desk or table.
- Adobe Reader
- Adobe Flash Player
- Adobe Shockwave Player
- Microsoft Silverlight
PRODUCTIVITY AND FINANCE
- Microsoft Office Starter: reduced-functionality Word and Excel only, with advertising. No
PowerPoint or Outlook. Buy Office 2010 to use the full-featured software.
- Windows Live Essentials 2011: Mail, Messenger, Photo Gallery, Movie Maker, Writer, Mesh
- HP MyRoom: 2-way video calling, instant messaging, and file sharing in and outside a virtual room (link in HP Launch Box on Task Bar).
MULTIMEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT
- Windows Media Player
- Windows DVD Maker
- Cyberlink YouCam DE: Chat live and capture video or photos. Be yourself or a favorite avatar!
- HP Games powered by WildTangent includes 10 free rental sessions of "Plants vs. Zombies", 2010 Game of the Year, and 1 free game Farm Frenzy valued at $19.99 MSRP.
- Dolby Advanced Audio
- Rara Music: Music for every mood
- Snapfish Picture Mover (link in Start Menu)
- Blio eReader application with full color includes 4 free digital books valued at $75 MSRP.
- Internet Explorer 9
- Bing Bar for Internet Explorer 9