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Good: sleep and good looking
Bad: I don't get any thing bed
Comment: I bought it 6 month ago its still working nice
Good: Lightweight and fast
Bad: Sound quality, cheap construction, numerous glitches, keyboard
Comment: I needed a powerful computer for my work (and something lightweight), and the HP Envy 6t-1200 seemed to fit the bill. I got several upgrades (Core i7 processor, upgraded processor speed, graphics card, etc).
Problem #1: Fragile construction. The screen broke within the first couple of weeks by simply opening the laptop. It was fortunately still under warranty (by a day, I believe), so HP replaced it-- that is, after spending 3+ hours on the phone with someone at a very distant call center, who at first tried to coax me into paying $300 for a repair.
Problem #2: Terrible sound quality. HP advertises Beats Audio as being the best in the business. There must be an issue with the sound card. It stutters and skips, whether I'm streaming a video or listening to music online. I had this problem with BOTH computers (the original and the replacement), so it seems to be a real problem, not a random fluke. Now, I simply don't listen or watch anything on my computer. Ever. It's too aggravating. I don't really want to deal with HP's customer service (see problem #1), so I guess I'm just stuck with this.
Problem #3: Glitchy. Computer freezes and restarts without warning. Needless to say, make sure you save your work often.
Giving this computer 2 stars. It's stylistically a sleek-looking computer and has a nice zippy processor, but that's only after throwing in a lot of $$ for upgrades.
Bad: LCD screen technology
Comment: In January 2013 we bought a HP Envy Ultrabook 6-1050eb Azerty laptop from a shop called Coolblue in Antwerp (Belgium).
One day (half year after buying it) I was working on the laptop and I pushed slowly the left corner of the screen for better visibility. Immediately a black line appeared on the screen as it can be seen in the attached pictures. The damage was permanent and it gets slowly worse with time. When we went back to Coolblue for the warranty they told us the damage on the screen is not covered by the warranty because it’s our fault it is damaged. Apparently changing the inclination of the screen from a laptop is a very dangerous thing that requires special attention and care. Which was never the case in the last decade with all the other laptops we owned. Only with this “special” one. So beware of the way you open you laptop and change the inclination of your screen. Pushing it with two fingers is “excessive force”.
Needless to say we completely disagree with the way they decided to treat our problem and together with other past problems we had with Coolblue we decided never to use them again. And we also think it is a design flaw of the screen itself that made it brake down so easily. Too bad because for the rest we are really happy with the performance of the laptop.
Good: sleek, light, sound ok
Bad: ,main thing: it BROKE OF FROM THE HINGE :@, BAD screen resolution, audio cud hv improved, hangs sometime though being i5
Comment: I wouldd like to request everyone NOT to purchase it at all. I suffered 2 times repair in 3 three months and still no improvement. i want to change my model asap.
Comment: I just have one question . Is there anyone who has improved the computer resolution ? If not are there any methods to do that ( hardware ) ?
Good: The machine is lightweight and slim, with a decent size screen. OS runs fine with no blue screens or erros.
Bad: Poorly constructed. Materials are substandard. Built very flimsy.
Comment: I bought this machine back in July of 2012 for my wife to use for her work. Just recently the screen started coming apart from the hinge. The machine internals are good. It’s fast and has nice graphics. However, it looks like HP cut corners on the quality of materials and workmanship, keyboard, screen bezel, and overall construction of the computer. If the outside were as good as the inside, this would be an excellent machine priced right. At $700 - $800, I think it is overpriced for the type of quality and value it offers.
Good: Design, Performance, Feel
Bad: Audio, Heat
Comment: Bought mine around July and i have been satisfied with it. Looks good, good performance compared to my old Sony Vaio especially while using media. The bottom has a cool matte feeling and stays somewhat cool. What I was more confused than dissatisfied with was how to use or settings for the Beats audio. I mean, sounds better than the avg laptop but at times the bass is flat, the treble was somewhat high pitched and maybe some standard settings would be nice. When watching HD movies the top left hand corner near the power switch and speakers it can get pretty hot. Hot enough to where I wouldn't let my hand just lay there. Though, overall I like it more than I dont. Good Price and SO FAR so good.
Good: The thinness and weight
Bad: Has adm processor instead of intel
Comment: Hoping to get this sleekbook soon can't wait!!
Good: I Love beats audio with it.
Comment: Have they sorted the heating issue out
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