Apple MacBoook Pro 17in VS HP Envy 17-2002tx:
Her we match up two of the most powerful and stylish PCs. Our subjects recently are the the MacBook Pros with Sandy Bridge CPUs against its equivalent PCs, but this time we will turn our attention with the 17in (MC725X/A model) of Apple MacBook Pro and the Envy 17-2002tx of HP.
Similarly, these two products are what we call as the laptop PCs that works almost a turbo desktop machine. In fact, these can be a replacement for desktops.
On the other hand, when we take a glance on the looks of these machines, we can say that they are likely the same with great architectural body that comes in a refined style.
Both of them have smooth surfaces and metal-polished. Moreover, these machines have Gigabit Ethernet and a/b/g/n Wi-Fi.
However, based from the comparison above, we can see that MacBook Pro 17in has an Intel Core i7-2720QM processor, which is slightly faster than Intel Core i7-2630QM processor of HP Envy 17-2002tx.
But HP Envy is more powerful with its AMD Radeon HD 6850M and an 8GB of RAM, than MacBook Pro’s AMD Radeon HD 6750M and 4GB. In addition, HP Envy an overwhelming 2TB storage, while MacBook Pro 17in has a smaller storage in 750GB.
Apple Macbook Pro 17in:
In comparison with their screens, HP Envy has it with a 17.3in that is 3D capable whereas the 17in of MacBook is higher in resolution.
Although HP Envy is somewhat heavier than MacBook Pro 17in, its counterpart has a quite amazing endurance of battery life of 7 hours.
Lastly, these two machines have very close retailing price with a $100 difference.