The HP Pavilion DV7-6B55DX Entertainment Notebook has a second generation Intel Core i5-2430M processor with a processing speed of 2.40Ghz. With the Turbo Boost technology, this processor can reach a processing speed of up to 3.00GHz. This notebook comes with 8GB of memory, which is expandable to 16GB. It has an internal hard drive with a capacity of 750GB and a speed of 5400 revolutions per minute.
The HP Pavilion DV7-6B55DX Entertainment Notebook measures 16.38 inches by 10.83 inches, with a height of 1.42 inches. It weighs 6.72 pounds. This notebook has an integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 video card and a 17.3-inch diagonal HD+BrightView LED-backlit display. It supports VGA and HDMI video outputs.
This notebook features a Beats Audio sound card and built-in stereo speakers with the HP Triple Bass Reflex subwoofer. It has two headphone jacks and one microphone jack. Its optical drive is a SuperMulti DVD burner. The network card of the HP Pavilion DV7 supports Gigabit Ethernet LAN, 802.11b/g/n wireless connectivity and 4G WiMAX mobile broadband, and it is Intel WiDi-ready.
This HP Pavilion DV7 notebook has a full-size island-style keyboard with a numeric keypad. Its touchpad supports multitouch gestures, which users can turn on and off using the built-in button. The border of the touchpad has LED illumination, which users can turn on and off by pressing the function and space keys. It comes with a nine-cell lithium-ion battery and a 65W AC adapter. In addition, it has two USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0 ports.