31points

HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB

63points

Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD

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HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB vs Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD

HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD

Why is HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB better than Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD?

  • 1 more RJ-45 ports
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    1vs0
  • 1 more USB 2.0 ports
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    1vs0
  • Has an optical disc drive
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Why is Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD better than HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB?

  • 1.98x higher resolution
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    1920 x 1080pxvs1366 x 768px
  • 339g lighter
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    1.67kgvs2009g
  • 41.44% higher pixel density
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    157ppivs111ppi
  • Uses flash storage
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  • Has anti-reflection coating
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  • 2x faster CPU speed
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    4 x 1.8GHzvs2 x 1.8GHz
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • 1 more USB 3.0 ports
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    3vs2

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Design

1.weight

2.01kg

1.67kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.Has a backlit keyboard
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
3.thickness

22.5mm

18.95mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.Uses a fanless design
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
By using power-efficient components that don't produce large amounts of heat, it's possible to create a device with no cooling fans. This results in a much quieter (or even silent) operation.
6.width

347mm

323.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1366 x 768px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.pixel density

111ppi

157ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
3.has anti-reflection coating
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
4.screen size

14"

14"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.has a touch screen
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.has an LED-backlit display
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

Performance

1.RAM

8GB

8GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.Uses flash storage
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this, they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
3.CPU speed

2 x 1.8GHz

4 x 1.8GHz (Intel Core i7-8550U)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
4.internal storage

1000GB

1000GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
5.has an external memory slot
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
6.Supports 64-bit
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit apps.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.supports Wi-Fi
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.USB 3.0 ports

2

3

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.
4.has an HDMI output
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Battery

1.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.
2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
6.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Miscellaneous

1.Has NX bit
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
2.Has integrated graphics
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
3.uses multithreading
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Multithreading technology (such as Intel's Hyperthreading or AMD's Simultaneous Multithreading) provides increased performance by splitting each of the processor's physical cores into virtual cores, also known as threads. This way, each core can run two instruction streams at once.
4.Supports ECC memory
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Error-correcting code memory can detect and correct data corruption. It is used when is it essential to avoid corruption, such as scientific computing or when running a server.
5.Has AVX
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial apps, as well as improving Linux RAID software performance.
6.Has FMA3
HP Pavilion 14 14" Intel Core i7-4500U 1.8GHz / 8GB / 1TB
Lenovo IdeaPad 330S 14” Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 1TB SSD (Intel Core i7-8550U)
FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

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