2018 HP Flagship High Performance 15.6 inch HD Review

Latest pricing, specs and 2018 HP Flagship High Performance 15.6 inch HD gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This HP laptop features a Intel UHD Graphics 620 graphics card, an Intel Core i5-8250U CPU and 12 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 8.82 lb (4 kg).

Unfortunately, this laptop won't run games like Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 401 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 40% rating.

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2018 HP Flagship High Performance 15.6 inch HD
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 14%

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2018 HP Flagship High Performance 15.6 inch HD Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-8250U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 620

RAM (Memory)

12 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1366 x 768 pixels (WXGA HD)

Weight

8.82 lb (4 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

37.85 cm x 25.4 cm x 2.29 cm
14.9 in x 10 in x 0.9 in

Brand

HP

Series

HP 15-BS158CL

Model Number

HP 15-BS158CL
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2018 HP Flagship High Performance 15.6 inch HD PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 142 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run GTA 5?

This HP gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This HP gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This HP gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

2018 HP Flagship High Performance 15.6 inch HD Features

  • 15.6-inch diagonal HD SVA BrightView WLED-backlit (1366x768) display, Intel UHD Graphics 620 with up to 6230 MB total graphics memory
  • Intel 8th Gen Core i5-8250U Quad-Core processor, 1.60 GHz can up to 3.4GHz, 12GB DDR4 SDRAM, 2TB 5400 RPM SATA hard drive
  • 2 x USB 3.1, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI, 1 x Headphone output/Microphone input combo, Integrated 10/100/1000 GbE LAN, RJ-45
  • DVD-Writer, 802.11ac, Bluetooth, Webcam, Media Reader, HD Audio with stereo speakers, Full-size island-style keyboard with numeric keypad
  • Windows 10 Home, 0.94" Thin, 4.3lbs Weight, Battery: 3-cell lithium-ion, Color: Jet Black

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