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HP EliteBook 820 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 256GB SSD 12.5" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Aug 2014
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Now employees can hit the road with a travel pro. The HP EliteBook 820 G1 industry leading thin and light notebook is ultra-mobile in and out of the office. Work with confidence thanks to proven... More
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16 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 3,456 owner and expert reviews, HP has good reviews for its portable PCs. HP also has good reviews specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range compared to other manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops of this age and spec.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 820 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the EliteBook 820 which has three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The EliteBook 820 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of this age and spec. In addition, this portable 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 laptops that were released more than two years ago.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The HP EliteBook 820 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. Most notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst storage medium is HDD.

We compared all the other portable PCs that have an SSD storage media to this notebook PC and we think the ProBook 640[pl_2351423_price], and the ProBook 640[pl_2351423_price] both from HP which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the Lenovo X230[plb_1465106_price] (SSD), or the DELL Latitude 12 7000[plb_2699090_price] (SSD).

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP EliteBook 820 has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years also have a front camera.

Alternative laptops which also have a front camera that you might also want to look at include the Asus X502CA[plb_1631840_price], the HP EliteBook 820[plb_2320439_price], or the Lenovo L540[plb_2564470_price].

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The HP EliteBook 820 has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other laptops of this age and type do not have a touch sensitive screen.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative laptops with a touch sensitive screen currently available including the DELL Inspiron 15 7537[plb_2251818_price] which is cheaper.

We think you might also be interested in alternative portable PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen including the HP EliteBook 840[plb_2353454_price], or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2392874_price].

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 is 12GB. The EliteBook 820 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 820.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The EliteBook 820 is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 have between 8 and 511 solid-state drive capacity.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

The EliteBook 820 is a three USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other laptops of this type and age have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Light

The weights of notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg. With a weight of only 1.3 kilograms, the HP EliteBook 820 is quite light compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

We compared this laptop to all the other 1.3kg heavy laptops and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the HP EliteBook 820 G1[plb_1620825_price] is also worth considering.

Portable PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth looking at include the EliteBook 820[pl_2320439_price] (1.3kg), or the EliteBook 820 G1[pl_1620826_price] (1.3kg) both from HP.

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Narrow

With a width of only 310 millimeters, the EliteBook 820 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 820. The narrowest portable PC of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook 820 is 38mm wide and the widest is 430mm.

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11 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 820 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. The EliteBook 820 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (only 1,000 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The smallest screen size of similar spec laptops that have been around for more than two years is 10" and the biggest is 18". The EliteBook 820 has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 12.5 inches) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

If this HP laptop screen size is too small for you then you might want to consider the Latitude 13 3440[pl_2551291_price] (13.3" and cheaper), or the XPS 13[pl_2651660_price] (13.3" and cheaper) both from DELL.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type have a full-size keyboard, however the EliteBook 820 does not have a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other laptops which also have a full-size keyboard to this laptop and we think the DELL Latitude E5530[plb_1412904_price], or the Lenovo ThinkPad L540[plb_2122801_price] is also worth considering.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The EliteBook 820 has a quite small total storage capacity (only 256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

Alternative 256GB total storage capacity laptops currently available that you might want to look at include cheaper laptops such as the DELL Inspiron 14 7000[plb_2107084_price].

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the HP ProBook 650[plb_2654888_price] (320GB) which is also cheaper.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Only Three Battery Cells

The HP EliteBook 820 is a three battery cell count portable PC.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz. At only 2.7 gigahertz, the HP EliteBook 820 has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 16,384 megabytes, the EliteBook 820 has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years. Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 820 the maximum internal memories range from 8.1GB to 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 25GB.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This portable PC has a Windows 8.1 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type and age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 820

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Internal Memory

The EliteBook 820 has a fairly average internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

There are a number of other 4GB internal memory notebook PCs currently available that you might want to consider including the Inspiron 17R[pl_1412334_price], or the Latitude E5530[pl_1412904_price] both from DELL or the Asus X551CA[plb_2045549_price] which is cheaper.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth considering include the Latitude 12 5000[pl_2518961_price] (8GB), or the Inspiron 17 5748[pl_2549655_price] (8GB) both from DELL or the Toshiba Satellite C55-B[plb_2529941_price] (6GB).

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.7 gigahertz, the EliteBook 820 has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops that came out more than two years ago.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the Asus PU551LA[plb_2579155_price] (1.8GHz and cheaper).

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPort
VGA Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(24)
15 June 2015

The HP Elitebook 820 G2. Test model courtesy of HP Germany.The HP Elitebook 820 G2 is a Broadwell upgrade of the 820 G1. Only the innards are different while the outside remained the same. The new...

No doubt the HP EliteBook 820 will appeal to those who appreciate an Ultrabook with upgradable internals and a removable battery. Once staples of the laptop world, these useful features have...

21 February 2014

Lisa Gade reviews the HP EliteBook 820, a 12.5? business laptop with Intel 4th generation Haswell CPUs. The 2.94 lb. is very stylish, with a magnesium lid, tapered sides yet it's MIL Spec durable.... Read more…

3 February 2014

There are some very nice touches on the HP EliteBook 820 G1, especially the way it fits an Ethernet port into something much thinner than many business travellers are used to. This isn't the brick...

3 February 2014

HP isn't going to win a style prize for the EliteBook 820 G1, especially compared to sleek-looking hybrid notebooks from Lenovo or the VaporMag-coated Surface Pro 2. But for the business user, a...

1 February 2014

The HP Elitebook 820 is a needed departure from the company's tradition. Though fans of older systems may balk at the new notebook's plastic chassis, the new design is lighter, thinner and less...

11 December 2013

It's hardly surprising that most Ultrabooks tend to have 12-inch or 13-inch screens since, of course, that helps to keep their size and weight as low as possible. For some reason, though, HP seems... Read more…

2 December 2013

A solid laptop, which delivers solid performance. The upgradeability will help to extend the life of the product, and the only letdown is the battery life...

1 October 2013

HP presented a large number of new notebooks today aimed at the business segment. They're all part of the existing ProBook and EliteBook series from HP. According to Herbert Koeck, managing... Read more…

27 July 2015

Mise à niveau vers Broadwell. L'EliteBook 820 G2 est un ultraportable de 12,5 pouces dédié aux professionnels. L'impression générale est bonne, mais avec un prix fixé à un peu moins de 2000... Read more…

Matte, bright, contrastrich IPS display
Excellent case quality
Highend input devices
LTE modem
Easy Maintenance
Fan produces side noise
Poor speakers
High price point
El ventilador produce ruido lateral
Malos altavoces
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Product Identifiers

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2 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 1.8GHz 16GB 1TB Hybrid-HDD 15.6"
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2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 256GB SSD 12.5"
£ 568.75 £599.99
12GB Bigger Internal Memory
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Lenovo T430 vs HP EliteBook 820

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Lenovo T430
2 core Intel Core i7-3xxx 2.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14"
HP EliteBook 820
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 256GB SSD 12.5"
£ 1,799.98 £599.99
70% Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Six More Battery Cells
48Wh Bigger Battery Capacity
Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
Over One Year Older
One Less USB 3.0 Port

DELL Vostro 3560 vs HP EliteBook 820

DELL Vostro 3560 vs HP EliteBook 820
DELL Vostro 3560
2 core Intel Core i5-3xxx 2.6GHz 6GB 500GB HDD 15.6"
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2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 256GB SSD 12.5"
£ 329.00 £599.99
Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Three More Battery Cells
50% Bigger Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
A Lot Bigger Total Storage Capacity
Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
Vastly Smaller Maximum Internal Memory
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