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HP EliteBook 820
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HP EliteBook 820 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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Now employees can hit the road with a travel-ready companion. The HP EliteBook 820 thin and light notebook is ultra-mobile in and out of the office. Work with confidence thanks to proven... More
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15 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked 3,456 expert and owner reviews for HP notebook PCs and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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

The HP EliteBook 820 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC. Most of the other laptops of this age and type have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP EliteBook 820 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels notebook PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 820.

The worst display resolution amongst similar types of laptop is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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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 most portable PCs of this age and spec. Most notebook PCs that were released one year ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The memory clock speeds supported by processor of all portable PCs of a similar type and age to the EliteBook 820 ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The EliteBook 820 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. Most similar spec portable PCs that were launched 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.

An SSD storage medium is actually the best storage medium across all notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

Across similar types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to look at the Elitebook 820 G2[pl_2886802_price] (SSD), or the EliteBook 820 G2[pl_2897415_price] (SSD) both from HP.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age, the HP EliteBook 820 has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the EliteBook 820 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. The smallest maximum internal memory of comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 820 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 14GB.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The EliteBook 820 is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

The EliteBook 820 is a three USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec 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 the most frequently found memory slot on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Very Light

The EliteBook 820 is fairly light (only 1.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook 820. The weights of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the EliteBook 820 range from 940g to 3.8kg.

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Narrow

The widths of laptops that have been on the market for more than a year range from 28mm to 430mm. With a width of only 310 millimeters, the EliteBook 820 is quite narrow compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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7 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 900 megahertz, the HP EliteBook 820 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 820. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the EliteBook 820 range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 950MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

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

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Quite Small Screen Size

The EliteBook 820 has a quite small screen size (only 12.5 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age. The smallest screen size of similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook 820 is 11", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 15".

If this notebook PC screen size is too small for you then you might want to consider the Asus UX303UB[plb_2993330_price] (13.3") which is also higher rated.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the total storage capacity range from 16GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB. The EliteBook 820 has one of the smaller total storage capacity (only 256 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year, the EliteBook 820 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only Three Battery Cells

Most laptops of this age and spec have between two and eight battery cells, including the EliteBook 820 which has three battery cells.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 820

Released Over a Year Ago

This notebook PC was released over a year ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The EliteBook 820 has a fairly average processor clock speed (2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook 820.

If this medium processor core notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the DELL Latitude 12 E7250[plb_2899678_price] (2.3GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the EliteBook 820 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

If this HP portable PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo T450s[plb_3046986_price] (12GB).

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Specification

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Product Type
Docking Station
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Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
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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)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
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
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 Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
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
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Battery
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Power
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Cable Lock Slot
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Energy Star Certified
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Expert Reviews

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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
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Highend input devices
LTE modem
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High price point
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