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HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr, 14", Windows 11 Home, AMD Ryzen™ 7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, FHD

  • Windows 11 Home
  • AMD Ryzen™ 7 processor
  • AMD Radeon™ Graphics
  • 16 GB memory; 256 GB SSD storage
  • 14" diagonal FHD displaySee all Specs

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Get more done wherever you go with the HP Pavilion 14" Laptop PC. Powered by a reliable AMD Processor[1], experience a laptop that can keep up with you. Enjoy incredible entertainment with speakers custom-tuned by experts at B&O for an amazing listening experience and see all the action on a flicker-free[2], micro-edge display. Plus, with HP Fast Charge[3], get back to your work or entertainment faster.

Powerful AMD Processor

Enjoy a super-fast, seamless experience with an AMD Processor[1], high-performance graphics and fast Wi-Fi speeds[4].

Sleek design with a precision touchpad

With a modern, compact design and large precision touchpad, you can power through your to-do list in style.

Stunning display and audio perfection

Enjoy the entertainment on a 3-sided micro-edge display, plus an amazing listening experience with Audio by B&O.

Get a fresh perspective

Windows 11 provides a calm and creative space where you can pursue your passions through a fresh experience. From a rejuvenated Start menu, to new ways to connect to your favorite people, news, games, and content—Windows 11 is the place to think, express, and create in a natural way.

AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series Processors with Radeon™ Graphics

Awaken your senses to refreshing speed, with the confidence to unplug and go further. New AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series Processors bring your experiences to life - delivering everything you need, and so much more.

Flicker-free

Using DC Dimming technology that controls brightness by adjusting direct current rather than cycling the backlight, we can eliminate screen flickering for more comfortable viewing.

FHD IPS display

Enjoy crystal-clear images from any angle. With 178° wide-viewing angles and a vibrant 1920 x 1080 resolution, you'll always have a great view of your favorite content.

Ocean-bound plastic

Built with the environment in mind, our laptop design includes sustainable materials like ocean-bound plastic in the speaker enclosure.

Keyboard keycaps contain post-consumer recycled plastic

We're bringing a more sustainable design to our keyboards by using keycaps made with post-consumer recycled plastic.

McAfee® LiveSafe™

Protect your operating system with a free 30-day McAfee® LiveSafe™ subscription.

HP Fast Charge

When your laptop is low on power, no one has time to wait hours to recharge. Power down your device and go from 0 to 50% charge in approximately 30 minutes.

PCIe SSD storage

Boot up in seconds with lightning fast speed with up to 256 GB PCIe SSD storage.

Effortlessly connected

Enjoy ultra-fast gigabit data rate with a Wi-Fi 6 (2x2) and Bluetooth® 5.2 combo

MU-MIMO supported

If you have several MU-MIMO devices in your home, MU-MIMO support works in combination with a MU-MIMO router to maximize network traffic for a smoother online experience.

A truly powerful audio experience

With HP Dual Speakers, HP Audio Boost, and custom tuning by the experts at B&O, you can experience rich, authentic audio. Let the sound move you.

Technical details

Operating system

Windows 11 Home

Processor

AMD Ryzen 7

Graphics

AMD Radeon

Display

14" diagonal FHD display

Operating system

Windows 11 Home

Processor

AMD Ryzen™ 7 5825U (up to 4.5 GHz max boost clock, 16 MB L3 cache, 8 cores, 16 threads)[6,7]

Graphics

Integrated: AMD Radeon™ Graphics

Display

14" diagonal, FHD (1920 x 1080), IPS, micro-edge, BrightView, 250 nits, 45% NTSC[17]

Display brightness

250 nits

Display color gamut

45% NTSC

Finger print reader

Fingerprint reader

Memory

16 GB DDR4-3200 MHz RAM (2 x 8 GB)

Storage

256 GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 SSD

Optical drive

Optical drive not included

Wireless technology

Realtek Wi-Fi 6 (2x2) and Bluetooth® 5.2 wireless card (supporting gigabit data rate)

Power supply

65 W Smart AC power adapter

Battery

3-cell, 43 Wh Li-ion polymer

Battery life

Up to 10 hours and 15 minutes[3]

Video Playback Battery Life

Up to 11 hours[10]

Battery Recharge Time

Supports battery fast charge: approximately 50% in 30 minutes[5]

External I/O Ports

1 USB Type-C® 10Gbps signaling rate (USB Power Delivery, DisplayPort™ 1.4, HP Sleep and Charge); 2 USB Type-A 5Gbps signaling rate; 1 AC smart pin; 1 HDMI 2.1; 1 headphone/microphone combo[19]

Energy efficiency

EPEAT® Silver registered

Webcam

HP Wide Vision 720p HD camera with temporal noise reduction and integrated dual array digital microphones

Audio

Audio by B&O; Dual speakers; HP Audio Boost

Color

Natural silver aluminum cover and keyboard frame, natural silver base

Pointing device

HP Imagepad with multi-touch gesture support; Precision Touchpad support

Keyboard

Full-size, backlit, natural silver keyboard

Dimensions (W X D X H)

12.8 x 8.53 x 0.67 in

Weight

3.11 lb

Warranty

1-year limited hardware warranty. Additional information available at www.support.hp.com; 1-year limited technical support for software and initial setup (from date of purchase)

Software included

McAfee LiveSafe™; 1-month Adobe free trial offerDuet® for HP (30 day free trial)1 month trial for new Microsoft 365 customers[36][2,25][24]

Security management

Trusted Platform Module (Firmware TPM) support

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HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr, 14", Windows 11 Home, AMD Ryzen™ 7, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD, FHD is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 99.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from nice laptop in this segment
Date published: 2023-01-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great buy Meets expectations. Good and simple to use.
Date published: 2023-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ultimate Excellent laptop of old established company in given field at this price range. •Battery 👍 (6hrs-10hrs) based on type of work or battery consuming operations. •Speed is awesome. •Display is nice. •Backlight keyboard with two level brightness is really helpful at night.
Date published: 2022-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best laptop for students Nice laptop in this price
Date published: 2022-11-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best laptop at this price Best in segment display with 400 nits brightness is awesome. Best battery backup in this price range. Like all Pavilion laptops, audio is also amazing. Finally, the processor, AMD 5625U is providing brilliant performance with an amazing battery backup. Very impressed and satisfied. Thanks HP for bringing this 14-ec1019AU model back in stock.
Date published: 2022-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hardware and Light wieght I bought this laptop 10 months ago. This is the best investment for coding or handling office work with his powerful hardware and light weight
Date published: 2022-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 stars Very good product. I am very happy.
Date published: 2022-10-29
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Can it be connected to HP docking station

Asked by: miguelofnj
Yes, this HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr is compatible with HP Docking Stations. The HP USB-C G5 Essential Dock is the recommended Dock for this laptop.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-12-14

How do you find the actual ghz rating, not the “up to” number.

Asked by: Jm54
The General Specifications for the AMD Ryzen™ 7 5825U as listed on the AMD processor website are: Platform Laptop Product Family AMD Ryzen™ Processors Product Line AMD Ryzen™ 7 Mobile Processors with Radeon™ Graphics # of CPU Cores 8 # of Threads 16 Max. Boost Clock Up to 4.5GHz Base Clock 2.0GHz L1 Cache 512KB L2 Cache 4MB L3 Cache 16MB Default TDP 15W Processor Technology for CPU Cores TSMC 7nm FinFET Unlocked for Overclocking No CPU Socket FP6 Max. Operating Temperature (Tjmax) 95°C
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2023-02-03

Does this laptop have a slot for a thumb drive?

Asked by: Sharon50
Hello Sharon and thank you for your question! The HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr will feature two USB-A ports for USB flash drives otherwise known as thumb drives. This has exactly what you need!
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-07-28

Upto what level can i upgrade its ram ?

Asked by: Akshya
Thank you for your question! This HP Laptop 15-ef2097nr can up be upgraded to a Max RAM of 32GB.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-08-05

Is it touch screen compuer, how many usb ports. Can I connect to a monitor

Asked by: Joey V
Hello. Thanks for your question. This HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr does not have a touchscreen. This laptop has 1 SuperSpeed USB Type-C 10 Gbps signaling rate (USB Power Delivery, DisplayPort 1.4, HP Sleep and Charge); 2 SuperSpeed USB Type-A 5Gbps signaling rate; and 1 HDMI 2.1 port. You can connect a monitor that has a HDMI port to the HDMI port on this laptop.
Answered by: HP Live Expert Cheri
Date published: 2022-10-01

Is this a touchscreen? Can a stylus be used with it?

Asked by: TH22
Thank you for your question! The HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr is not a touchscreen. For stylus-compatible touchscreens, please see the HP Envy x360 and HP Spectre x360 laptops.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-08-06

Hi, how many cores and threads does the laptop have and does it have a backlight for the key pad  Thank u 

Asked by: Rez101
Thank you for your question! The HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr features the AMD Ryzen™ 7 5825U (up to 4.5 GHz max boost clock, 16 MB L3 cache, 8 cores, 16 threads). Also, this features a full-size backlit keyboard.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-09-07

I have couple of Qs before I make the order... 1) Does it has fingerprint, SSD reader and ethernet port? 2)how much I can upgrade my SSD of this laptop?

Asked by: Soumitra
Thank you for your question! This HP Pavilion Laptop 14-ec1097nr does have a fingerprint reader or SD card reader listed in the specifications. There should be no limits on the size of the hard drive for upgrade. Hard drive slots are accessible/upgradeable by IT or self-maintainers only.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-08-10
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Return and exchange information
HP.com will accept returns or exchanges for this product up to 30 days after delivery. A restocking fee may apply. For details, please visit: https://www.hp.com/us-en/shop/cv/returnsandexchanges.