HP medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews on average and across all notebook PCs HP is one of the better rated manufacturers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
Fairly New PCI Express Slot Version
The HP EliteBook 2570p has a quite new PCI Express slot version (3) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than two years. Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the EliteBook 2570p the PCI Express slot versions range from 2 to 3.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the EliteBook 2570p has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of laptops of this age and type is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The EliteBook 2570p supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it. Most laptops of this age and spec support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.
Across comparable types of portable PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
16.78 Million Colours Supported Number of Colours Display
This portable PC has a 16.78 million colours supported number of colours display, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as it.
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Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The HP EliteBook 2570p has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 2570p.
Has a Front Camera
The EliteBook 2570p has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of this type and age.
The weights of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 2570p range from 300g to 3.8kg. With a weight of only 1.6 kilograms, the EliteBook 2570p is one of the lighter medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 2570p amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.
Notebook PCs with a heavier weight that might be worth considering include the Lenovo T420s[plb_48433_price] (1.7kg).
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Quite High Front Camera Resolution
With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the HP EliteBook 2570p has one of the higher front camera resolutions amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The front camera resolutions of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 0.3MP to 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution is 28MP.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.
Very Small Minimum Hard Disk Space
Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the minimum hard disk spaces range from 120GB to 320GB. With a minimum hard disk space of only 128 gigabytes, the EliteBook 2570p has a quite small minimum hard disk space compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.
With a width of only 305 millimeters, the HP EliteBook 2570p is fairly narrow compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 2570p the widths range from 38mm to 430mm, and the average width is 360mm.
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Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
The HP EliteBook 2570p is a one PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC.
Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
The HP EliteBook 2570p is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 2570p have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Quite Small Screen Size
The smallest screen size of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the EliteBook 2570p is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of only 12.5 inches, the HP EliteBook 2570p has a quite small screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 2570p.
Quite Small Total Storage Capacity
At only 320 gigabytes, the EliteBook 2570p has a fairly small total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 2570p. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 2570p the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on notebook PCs of this type and age. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
Notebook PCs with a better storage medium that might also be worth considering include the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.
Very Small Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of only 320 gigabytes, the EliteBook 2570p has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for more than two years. The hard drive capacity of comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 2570p range from 180GB to 1.5TB.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.
Only One USB 3.0 Port
The EliteBook 2570p is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The EliteBook 2570p does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other laptops of this age and spec also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4.0 EDR Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when HP released the EliteBook 2570p.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.5 gigahertz, the EliteBook 2570p has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the EliteBook 2570p.
If you are looking for a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Lenovo T410[plb_1629753_price] (2.53GHz).
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The HP EliteBook 2570p has a better processor family than most similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
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Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the EliteBook 2570p has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 2570p.
If this laptop internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Toshiba Satellite L50t[plb_2654704_price] (6GB) which also has a higher rating.
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DVD Super Multi, DVD Super Multi DL
SRS Premium Sound PRO
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720
Front Camera Resolution
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
4.0, 4.0 EDR
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
ESATA/USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Integrated TV Tuner
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
0 - 4570
0 - 3050
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity Range
20 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-15 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
64-Bit Computing Architecture
Minimum Hard Disk Space
305 x 209 x 27
Maximum Hard Drive Capacity
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Manufacturer Part Numbers
hp elitebook2570, hp elitebook2570p
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