These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
For issues with the HP Pavilion 15-cd040wm , see this device’s troubleshooting page.
Background and Identification
This laptop was produced in March 2016, by HP. It has an HD display, and the main color is mineral silver. It is 14.9 inches in width, 9.9 inches in depth, and .9 inches in height. It contains a numeric key pad and a built-in web camera. It can hold up to 12 GB of memory. This laptop has a nice selection of ports including two USB 3.1 ports, one HDMI port, one headphone out/microphone in port, one USB Type-c port and one built in SD Card reader.
This device has a 3 cell, lithium ion battery that can generate 8.25 hours when fully charged. In addition, the device comes with Microsoft office pre-installed. The main platform is Windows, and the hard drive can store up to 1 TB. To help identify this device as the correct device, there is a model number tag located on the back upper left corner.
There have been no official recalls or major design defects noted by HP to this day. In addition there have been no common issues with this model.
- Product number: 1KU37UA
- Product name: HP Pavilion - 15-cd040wm
- Microprocessor: AMD Quad-Core A12-9720P APU (2.7 GHz base frequency, up to 3.6 GHz burst frequency, 2 MB cache)
- Memory, standard: 12 GB DDR4-1866 SDRAM (1 x 4 GB, 1 x 8 GB)
- Video graphics:
- AMD Radeon™ R7 Graphics
- Hard drive: 1 TB 5400 rpm SATA
- Optical drive: DVD-Writer
- Display: ERROR123
- Keyboard: Full-size island-style keyboard
- Pointing device: HP Imagepad with multi-touch gesture support
- Wireless connectivity: Intel® 802.11b/g/n/ac (2x2) Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® 4.2 Combo
- Network interface: Integrated 10/100/1000 GbE LAN
- Expansion slots: 1 multi-format SD media card reader
- External ports: 1 USB 3.1 Type-C™ Gen 1 (Data Transfer up to 5 Gb/s); 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (Data transfer only); 1 HDMI; 1 RJ-45; 1 headphone/microphone combo
- Dimensions (W x D x H): 37.8 x 25.21 x 2.25 cm
- Power supply type: 45 W AC power adapter
- Battery type: 3-cell, 41 Wh Li-ion
- Audio features: B&O PLAY; HP Audio Boost; Dual speakers
- Operating system: Windows 10 Home 64
- Software included: McAfee LiveSafe™