A1 are open boxed units which have been returned usually due to being unwanted. The units may have at very worst case have very faint minor /non-permanent blemishes. All units then undergo a full 25-point inspection by our experienced tech team ensuring they are in full working order. Once all relevant checks have been complete the units are then securely repacked ready to be resold. Please note although we can’t guarantee that these units are still in their original boxes with all their original accessories we can confirm that on average 85% of our stock is still in its original packaging.
This is a refurbished Grade A1 Product – A1 items are typically box opened product as new fully tested and restored.
With exceptional processing, graphics, storage and design, the HP ENVY 17” Laptop is built for serious mobile computing.
Intuitive Windows 8.1
The ENVY 17 comes pre-installed with the expressive Windows 8.1 operating system. Packed full of intuitive apps, it gives you the information that's important to you whenever you need it.
With Live Tiles, your applications update in real time, so whether you need up the minute news or want to keep an eye on chat while gaming or working on a project, there's an app to keep you current in Windows 8.
Windows 8.1 is perfect for the serious mobile user thanks to integrated cloud connectivity. Simply sign into any Windows 8 device using an email address to access all the files, folders and documents you saved at home or in the office.
Windows 8.1 has been specially designed to be less demanding on your computer's performance, so not only will it boot up quicker, it allows your performance components to focus on what's important.
The ENVY 17 is powered by an incredibly potent quad-core Intel Core i7-5500U processor. The everyday running speed of 2.4 GHz is more than enough for everyday tasks though it's capable of reaching a desktop-rivalling 3 GHz when required.
Perfect for everything from simple word processing to gaming and media creation, the i7-5500U won't let you down, no matter the task.
A huge 12 GB of RAM makes light work of the most demanding tasks and multitasking, so whether you're running multiple instances of design software or playing processor-heavy games, the ENVY 17 will deliver the performance you need.
Files storage is provided by a huge 1TB hard drive. Capable of holding up to a quarter of a million songs, there's bound to be enough space for your games, projects and personal folders.
Backing up your important documents is simple too thanks 3 x USB 3.0 ports. With data transfer speeds that far exceed the rate of the usual USB 2.0 ports, even the biggest files can be copied to external media in no time.
The ENVY 17 features a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M graphics card that delivers beautiful graphics and everyday computing with up to five times the performance of normal computers.
The 4GB of dedicated graphics memory makes the ENVY 17 perfect for gaming on the move, especially when combined with the Full HD 17.3 inch screen that delivers a bigger, more immersive viewing experience wherever you are.
Sharing your games and media on a bigger screen is easy thanks to the integrated HDMI port. Simply connect a HDMI cable between the laptop and your monitor, TV or projector to enjoy the incredible HD display with everyone around you.
You can expect great audio too with the Beats Audio console, 2 x individual speakers plus an integrated subwoofer deliver deep bass and crisp highs that will completely rewrite your expectations on laptop audio.
A built-in WiFi adapter provides access to any available wireless network around you while integrated Bluetooth provides a cable-free connection to a wealth of useful accessories such as headphones, speakers and smartphones.
Featuring a full-sized, backlit keyboard and a battery life of up to five and half hours you can work, game or create in complete comfort for longer between charges too, making the ENVY 17 a truly portable powerhouse.
With an array of powerful components and exciting features crammed into a slim, premium case, the HP ENVY 17 Laptop provides the performance and style you need while out and about.