Reviews and Problems with HP Compaq Presario V4000
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Elizabete Guerra, Cnet.co.uk
20 March 2011
Summary: For the first couple of months the Compaq Presario worked perfectly but after 5 months or so it started slowing down so I transferred everything onto an external hard drive and formatted the whole laptop. After format the speed and everything about this laptop has gone down hill! I know that I could buy an extra RAM stick and stick it in the motherboard but with all the screws and keys falling off I don't really see the point of wasting any money on accessories for this...
Pros: Lasted 4 years I guess.
Cons: Mainly.. The battery life, speed and physical laptop structure.
Compaq Presario V4000 - not a beauty contest winner
23 February 2009
Excerpt: "I guess it is safe to say the design will never win any awards. It looks chunky and the color combination (all silver inside and matt black on the outside) doesn't look very appealing. The buttons on the touch-pad feel rubbery and offer a good touch, but it attracts dirt, is nearly impossible to clean. Ditto for the silver finish too...starts to rub off after a few months and ends looking ancient. The specs are decent and well worth the price - ...
Pros: Good value for money (decent specs at a strong price) and good after - sales support