Updated, refreshed or renewed?
Probably all of this at once. The HP 15 (15-dw1024) is a fresh laptop from the American company, which finally provides a sleek look in 2020. Instead of its thick bezels and flimsy plastic design, the company has gone for a tighter package that houses decent hardware and an optional 1080p IPS display.
In a way, most of the affordable all-rounders on the market provide a similar experience. However, the differences lie in the details. And more frequently, this refers to the failure to accomplish a good build quality or to provide a decent battery life, mainly because of the cost-cutting measures. How much of a compromise was made with this model? Let’s find out.