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HP Compaq Presario CQ61
6.0 out of 10

HP Compaq Presario CQ61

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Reviews and Problems with HP Compaq Presario CQ61

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Overall 6
6.0

Confusion

Grant, Amazon
9 July 2013
  • Summary: Well this computer in the picture has Windows Vista running and has HDMI port, I'm confused what the product really has.
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Overall 6
6.0

Starts strong then slowly dies away

Christoper Millien, Amazon
6 December 2012
  • Summary: Let me start of with the appearance... This is a gorgeous looking laptop. Even my macbook friends compliment me on how nice it looks. I really like the black and silver look. It's a real head-turner. The screen is nice, clear and bright.
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Overall 6
6.0

Overheating Issues

ejp-bjje, Amazon
17 November 2012
  • Summary: I purchased this laptop at Walmart in 2009. It was very inexpensive. The motherboard no longer works properly because the laptop has a tendency to overheat and damage the CPU and I am looking for a new laptop. The battery life is very short. The key buttons also have a tendency to fall off.
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Overall 6
6.0

This laptop will only last you about a year and a half

Karen M, Amazon
22 December 2011
  • Summary: -Powerful for the price. -Ran Counter Strike: Source with average frame rate between 35 and 60 fps. -Battery life declined rapidly after about 6 months. -Battery needed replacing after a year. But was still usable -Hard drive failed after 1 year 11 months.
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Overall 6
6.0

do not buy

jason, Amazon
21 October 2011
  • Summary: great computer. had for 2 years. with windows 7 ultimate. its ran so fast for 2 years. still runs super fast. great graphics. good amount of memory and ram. bad--- had to replace battery before year was up. then again, 5 months later. now i have 2.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great comp but I had issues

projectpat, Amazon
20 October 2010
  • Summary: I love the hd graphics on this laptop its crystal clear. Everything about this laptop is great besides not being able to play games like starcraft and diablo. It is very slow with computer games. But it also isnt a gaming laptop. But my issue with it was windows 7.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good, Heater for winter, but we're in mid June. What to do?

G W Push "Hello", Amazon
12 June 2010
  • Summary: I'm afraid this thing is gonna melt in one week or less (had it for 2 days). It emits lots of heat, real heat, burning HOT. The A/C adapter, also, gets pretty hot (produce things in USA,again, please). Never bought Compaq before, this is my first.
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Overall 6
6.0

compaq laptop cq61-411US

g buzz "g", Amazon
1 March 2010
  • Summary: I purchased with the picture above the laptop and it showed a webcam... took delivery of laptop and no webcam... description didn't mention a webcam but was shown with one... I kept anyway... laptop is good..
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Overall 6
6.0

refund my money

M. Hachami "bigboss", Amazon
3 February 2010
  • Summary: Alas! For the second time I get this type of computer (compaq presario CQ-410US 15.6-inch Laptop Black "), without providing the required specifications, contrary to what exists in a case of advertising company, where confrontation with the truth and that the buyer upon receipt of the computer,...
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Overall 6
6.0

Compaq Presario CQ61-401SA

Susan Kendall, Amazon
16 May 2014
  • Summary: This is an ok laptop if you like the plasticly feel. The only downside of this laptop is that there is no reinstallation dvd for windows if you plan on upgrading the hard drive. My son has dell laptop which has a installation dvd for windows 7 professional 32 bit and he gave me his compaq has he...
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