HP 255 G6 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)

HP 255 G6 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR) 1LB17UT#ABA

Description

AMD A6-9220 APU with Radeon R4 Graphics (2.5 GHz, up to 2.9 GHz, 1 MB cache, 2 cores), 15.6", 1366 x 768, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, AMD Radeon R4, Windows 10 Pro 64, 4.14 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $489.00 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:64
GPU Benchmark:
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Fast processor suitable for demanding tasks.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:73/ 100

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HP 255 G6 1LB17UT#ABA
Product nameHP 255 G6 Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR)2017 HP Pavilion 15.6-Inch HD SVA Brightview WLED-backlitLenovo IdeaPad 320-15IKB 80XL0006USASUS F402BA-EB94HP 255 G6 1LB17UT#ABA
CPU Benchmark64better72better75better6564
GPU Benchmarkbetter41better51
Value for Money75better91better78
Popularity80better86808080
Rating
Shopineer score73better79better78better80better74
Price$489.00$489.00worse$489.99worse$489.99better$476.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$561.00$685.00$561.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Pro 64Windows 10Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandHPHPLenovoASUSHP
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"14"15.6"
Display TypeFull HD
Resolution1366 x 7681366 x 768better1920 x 10801366 x 768
LCD FeaturesGlossy
TouchscreenYesNoNo
ProcessorAMD A6-9220 APU with Radeon R4 Graphics (2.5 GHz, up to 2.9 GHz,betterIntel CoreTM i5-6200U (2.3 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-7200U (2.50 GHz)betterAMD A9-9420 3.0 GHzAMD A6-9220 2.5 GHz
Cores22222
Base Frequency2.5 GHz3 GHz2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported
Memory SpeedDDR4 1866
HDD1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical DriveDVD-R/WDVD-Writer
Webcam0.3 MPVGA Camera
Battery2 Cell 30Whr36 WHrs, 2S1P, 2-cell Li-ion4-cell lithium ion
Battery Life
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardAMD Radeon R4betterbetterAMD Radeon R5 Series
Video Memory
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorPlatinum GreyDark BlueBlack
Weight4.14 lbs.worse4.73 lbs.better3.6 lbs.4.14 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
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