The HP 14-ak041dx is a cheap Chromebook featuring a 14.0-inch HD BrightView WLED-backlit display. It’s powered by entry-level Intel Celeron N2840 dual-core processor, which has a base frequency of 2.16 GHz and a maximum frequency of 2.58 GHz with Intel Burst technology. The processor has 1MB of L2 cache and an integrated Intel HD Graphics. The Chromebook is equipped with 4GB of on-board DDR3L memory at 1600MHz – not bad for a very affordable laptop. But the internal storage is only 16GB eMMC.
The HP 14-ak041dx has a full-size island-style keyboard. There is an HP Imagepad touchpad supporting multi-touch control. Ports on the device include a headphone/microphone combo jack, an HDMI output port, a USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 ports. It doesn’t have built-in optical drive. For additional storage, you can insert a microSD card to the slot on the left side.
It comes with stereo speakers and HD Audio support. For wireless connectivity, it has 802.11ac (2×2) WLAN + Bluetooth 4.0 combo. Above the screen is an HP TrueVision HD Webcam with digital microphone for video conferencing. A 3-cell, 37 Wh Li-ion battery is included inside. The HP Chromebook has width and depth of 13.5 inches and 9.4 inches respectively, with a thickness of just 0.7 inches. It weighs only 3.75 lbs including the battery.
HP Chromebook 14-ak041dx Specifications
Intel Celeron N2840 (dual-core, 2.16 GHz with Intel Burst up to 2.58 GHz, 1 MB L2 cache)
HD (1366 x 768 pixels)
Intel HD Graphics
4GB on-board DDR3L 1600MHz
HD Audio support
Inputs & Controls
Full-size island-style keyboard
HP Imagepad with multi-touch support
1 x headphone/microphone combo
1 x HDMI output
1 x USB 3.0
2 x USB 2.0
microSD card reader
802.11ac (2×2) WLAN + Bluetooth 4.0 combo
HP TrueVision HD Webcam with digital microphone
3-cell, 37 Wh Li-ion battery
45W AC power adapter
Dimensions and Weight
Width: 13.5 inches
Depth: 9.4 inches
Height: 0.7 inches
Weight: 3.75 lbs.
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