A desktop like the HP ENVY h8-1520z appeals to a wide variety of people: students, entrepreneurs, gamers, and general computer users. It comes with so many options and configurations that it’s no wonder why so many people choose to buy it. If you’re looking for a desktop that has just the right amount of speed and performance – and maybe even a bit more – than this ENVY PC is a good choice.
Since it can hold up to 3 internal hard drives (select models), you will have all of the storage space you’ll need. Support all of your files and digital libraries by saving them on the hard drives. Some of the hard drive models also include a 16 GB ExpressCache HP solid state drive. There is room for a primary optical drive and a secondary optical drive. Choose from Blu-Ray player/writer and SuperMulti DVD burner/writer combos.
It’s up to you whether or not you want to add a display to your order. Desktops usually don’t come with monitors anymore, but you can easily connect this model to any (compatible) high definition display or television. The graphics cards come with HDMI, DVI, and VGA adapters for this kind of connectivity.
Speaking of graphics, you’ll be glad to know that the HP ENVY h8-1520z comes with a variety of video card options, including 1 GB – 3 GB AMD Radeon HD cards and 1.5 GB – 3 GB NVIDIA GeForce cards. You should be able to run any game or multimedia application you want with any of these.
No HP ENVY h8-1520z would be complete without mentioning the processor, and HP placed many of them in this computer. This PC can run an EIGHT-CORE processor! The base processor is an AMD FX-8120 model (3.1 GHz). There a few other options, including an 8350 model (4.0 GHz). Needless to say, ANY eight-core processor will provide you with plenty of performance and power.
The quality of the audio is superior compared to that of other desktops. Listen to all of your favorite songs through the Beats Audio technology. The sound comes through a studio quality integrated sound card.
If you think you’ll need a lot of memory, you can go up to 16 GB DDR 3 (1333 MHz). The base option is 8 GB DDR3. The higher the amount of memory a PC has, the faster it will be able to run applications.