The Hewlett-Packard Company, now known as HP Inc., was a company founded in Palo Alto, California in 1939, by William Redington Hewitt and Dave Packard. It has grown and evolved to become one of the largest computer makers in the globe. In 2015, HP Inc.’s revenues exceeded $50 billion and the company currently employed about 50,000 people (just counting the division that makes hardware such as computers and printers). Today, the company remains headquartered in the same city in which it was founded. It is regarded as a founding company of Silicon Valley.
Because of the company’s long track-record and influence on the American economy, it has built a reputation for innovation and quality. Many consumers purchase HP computers because of the confidence they have that HP products will not disappoint them. The company also produces computers that are competitively priced, allowing it to be one of the dominant players in the computer market. HP is one of the dominant brands among makers of desktop computers, laptops, tablets, and printers.
It is because of HP’s reputation for quality and its competitive pricing that we prominently place reviews of the company’s products on this site. We hope consumers will get the most out of the reviews we link to in order to assist them in making informed decisions about the computers they buy.