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HP EliteBook 8470p 2 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.9GHz 4GB Nov 2012
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Corporate Elite. Optimized for Windows 7 Professional, this premier notebook offers a 35,6 cm (14") diagonal display and amazing battery life. The business rugged design, graphics choices,... More
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23 Reasons For

Good Brand

On average HP medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews compared to other brands as do all notebook PCs manufactured by HP.

16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The EliteBook 8470p has more PCI Express lanes (max) than most of the notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. This laptop is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) laptop compared to most of the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook 8470p which only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite New PCI Express Slot Version

With a PCI Express slot version of 3, the EliteBook 8470p has one of the newer PCI Express slot versions amongst similar spec laptops of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the EliteBook 8470p the PCI Express slot versions range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.2.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz. At 650 megahertz, the EliteBook 8470p has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 8470p.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook 8470p range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. At 1,250 megahertz, the EliteBook 8470p has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 8470p.

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 2.1GHz. At 2.9 gigahertz, the EliteBook 8470p has a very fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 8470p.

If this HP portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to consider the HP ProBook 650[plb_2481395_price] (3GHz).

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The HP EliteBook 8470p has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. The best processor family of all notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook 8470p is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The EliteBook 8470p supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This HP notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 8470p.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of portable PC is 133MHz.

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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 notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The EliteBook 8470p has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 8470p has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years also have a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteBook 8470p the hard drive speeds range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the EliteBook 8470p has one of the faster hard drive speeds amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Fairly Fast DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

At 8 CD-speeds, the EliteBook 8470p has a quite fast DVD+R double layer read speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. The average DVD+R double layer read speed of similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 8470p is 6.6x.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

At 3.6 gigahertz, the HP EliteBook 8470p has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the EliteBook 8470p. The slowest maximum turbo frequency of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 8470p is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.7GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3GHz.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Fairly Fast CD Rewrite Speed

Portable PCs of this age and spec have CD rewrite speeds of between 4x and 16x, and the average CD rewrite speed is 5.9x. The EliteBook 8470p has one of the faster CD rewrite speeds (10 CD-speeds) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Big Cache Memory

The EliteBook 8470p has one of the bigger cache memories (4 megabytes) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The cache memories of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 1MB to 4MB.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

With a processor cache of 4 megabytes, the EliteBook 8470p has one of the bigger processor caches amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest processor cache of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 8470p is 0.51MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.9MB.

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AC Cable Included

This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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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 portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on laptops of this age and type. 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.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to look at the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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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 notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The EliteBook 8470p does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth noting that most of the other laptops of this type and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4.0 EDR Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Thick

At 34 millimeters, the EliteBook 8470p is fairly thick compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 8470p. Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the EliteBook 8470p the heights range from 2.4mm to 300mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 8470p

Released Over Four Years Ago

HP released the EliteBook 8470p over four years ago.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the EliteBook 8470p has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 8470p.

Notebook PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth considering include the Toshiba Satellite Z30[plb_2558036_price] (512GB).

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook 8470p has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 8470p.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 14 inches, the EliteBook 8470p has a relatively standard screen size compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

If this portable PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the T410[pl_1629753_price] (14.1"), or the L540[pl_1623008_price] (15") both from Lenovo.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.1 kilograms, the EliteBook 8470p has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 8470p.

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Specification

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Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Processor
SMP Processor (max)
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Hard Disk Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Glossy Display
3D Compatible
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
Optical Drive Interface
CD Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Cabling
4G LTE
4G
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Networking Feature
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
I/O Port
Microphone Connection
Headphone Connection
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Firewire (IEEE 1394) Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPort
VGA Port
ESATA/USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Integrated TV Tuner
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard
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 Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
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
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Security Management Description
Password Protection
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
WiFi Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Hard Drive Controller
64-Bit Computing Architecture
Memory Type
Minimum Hard Disk Space
Intel Virtualization Technology
Expansion Slot
Maximum Internal Memory
Manageability Feature
Cache Memory
Dimensions
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port
Wireless Technology
Weight
Size
Maximum Hard Drive Capacity
Display
Battery Type

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp 64b, hp 64bi, hp 8470, hp 8470p, hp b6p94, hp c5a70, hp 64bit, hp b6p94e, hp c5a70e, hp i73520, hp c5a70et, hp i73520m, hp p243635, hp b6p94et, hp p243635p
Barcodes 00887111225030, 00887111225047, 00887111226358, 00887111863973, 00887111863980, 00887111864024, 00887111864840, 00887111864857, 00887111864864, 00887111864888, 00887111864949, 00887111864970, 00887111865052

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