We do all HP laptop repair Brisbane wide and can offer you free advice on a purchase with regards to the best options for your needs. When you come to buy a Laptop, you need to consider a variety of things, such as reliability, efficiency, workability, and overall design.
These factors all help in the overall satisfaction of the choice of Laptop you choose to purchase. Questions need to be asked such as; Is the Laptop reliable? Does it have good battery life? Is it easy to use? Is the design lightweight and does it look good?
There have been several reports of problems in mechanical and power issues with the HP Laptops, such that the hinges tending to snap and not being covered under warranty. From experience in repairs we find that this issue is cause by poor assembly or no attention to the smaller details, such as the screws that hold the hinge and therefore the LCD screen to the base come loose and fall out this in turn causes the hinge to tear off the plastic stand offs that secure it to the base of the laptop.
The Pavilion series have seen reports that found problems with the power jacks whether it is the internal jack surging or being dislodged to the power supply not charging the Laptop anymore.
Motherboard issues have been noted not only to the Pavilion series but also the F series Laptops. Problems occur when the Laptop decides to randomly shutdown and struggles to startup on occasions.
This could be due to the fact of the Laptop getting too hot or overheating, which if left long enough the Laptop with be un-repairable and will need a new motherboard. Reports do indicate that frequent shutdown and boot up failures are caused by conflicts in the wireless cards installed internally to the Laptops and the drivers aren’t compatible with certain Windows versions.
Basically, you buy a Laptop for portability and reliability so you need to take the time to find the ‘perfect’ Laptop for you. Don’t rush out and buy the first Laptop you see because it looks good and is cheap. Take the time to research the Laptop you are looking for, also the features you want and need and remember you usually get what you pay for! If there is a model that has had issues, chances are you might have the same after all with millions of Laptops being made there are bound to be some faulty ones in the bunch.
We do repairs on all HP laptop issues whether it is software or hardware even physical damage like screens and hinges for instance. If you happen to buy a HP Laptop and it is faulty or you have any issues we run simple diagnostics to help you, whether we test your power supply or internal jack or we fault find software issues. Give us a call and we can assist you with your problem.
With a Laptop there are only certain things you can do to upgrade the performance and speed of it. Things like upgrading RAM for speed and Hard Drive for storage and performance help immensely. The best Upgrade for performance is usually upgrading the RAM to approximately 4-8GB and the Hard Drive to a 256GB SSD (Solid State Drive) depending on the storage size you are after. Anymore than this is considered ‘overkill’ and you are getting ripped off.
If you have any issues with your Laptop and are getting it repaired you are looking at approximately a 2 day turnaround time, This time usually consists of repairing (1day) and testing (1day) to ensure the work done is sufficient and ready to go back out to the customer. When we repair Laptop issues we thoroughly test them and ‘stress’ the Laptop to make sure the problem doesn’t occur again.
If you have any problems or questions, please do not hesitate to give us a call or come in and see one of our friendly staff for some advice.