HP Stream 14 (7MP91UA) with Intel Celeron N4000, 4GB RAM, 64GB Flash Review
HP Stream 14 (7MP91UA), 14″ HD, Celeron N4000
HP Stream 14 (7MP91UA) is a 14″ entry level laptop with an Intel Celeron N4000 processor at 2.6GHz speed, 64GB eMMC flash storage, 4GB memory, Windows 10 Home operating system and a HD webcam with a built-in microphone. It comes with one year of Microsoft Office included with your purchase.
Quarter two of 2018 release Intel Celeron N4000 is a modern entry level processor that is designed for day-to-day tasks like the web browsing, word processing, video streaming etc. It is a dual core processor with a 4MB cache that runs at a base speed of 1.1GHz that moves up to an impressive 2.6GHz with the turbo boost function. The Passmark benchmark score is 1431 on the day of this product review.
4GB memory offers more than adequate multitasking power to let you open different apps and browsers simultaneously.You shouldn’t have any problems in your daily tasks with a couple of browsers open while working on a software. Windows 10 operating system comes pre-installed on this brand new HP Stream 14 with the older familiar features like the Windows 7 Start menu and the new features like the Edge browser that allows you mark up web pages and Cortana Personal Assistant.
The 14″ high definition BrightView LED-backlit display has the narrow bezels with a 78.4 percent screen to body ratio and the regular 1366 x 768-pixel resolution. Intel UHD 600 is the built-in GPU on the Celeron processor for adequate power for your daily graphics needs. You can play the simple Windows games on this machine. It comes with a decent lithium ion battery with long life to last all day long when you’re out and about and away from a power outlet. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power is only 6 watts which is great news for the battery life.
Silver HP Stream 14 weighs 3.39 pounds and measures 12.76L x 8.89W x 0.78H inches. It has a sturdy and durable construction for many years of use. Connectivity options include the 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth, RJ-45 Ethernet, a headphone/microphone combo, an HDMI 1.4B output, multi-format SD Card Reader, a USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port (data transfer only), a USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A port and a HP Fast Charge power port and the Kensington mini security slot.
The things that stand out on this low end Celeron processor is the 4MB cache, 2.6GHz turbo speed and a very low TDP of 6 watts for a longer battery life. It has a fan-less design and runs super quietly without heating up. You can use this laptop with the Celeron N4000 processor for your less demanding daily tasks. For having many browsers and apps open and running media editing programs, gaming and any other complex tasks you will need to check out the higher priced machines with more powerful processors and technical features. You will get all the related accessories with your purchase.