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HP Elitebook 8570w 4 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.4GHz 4GB Nov 2012
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Portable Powerhouse. Optimized for Windows 7 Professional, HP's most versatile mobile workstation offers high-end professional graphics, robust processing power, a 39,6 cm (15.6") diagonal display... More
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14 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

We calculated the average ratings for all HP laptops and also specifically for HP many processor core portable PCs and found that in both cases HP had good ratings compared to other manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Similar spec laptops that have been around for more than two years have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 430MHz. The Elitebook 8570w has a very fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (650 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP Elitebook 8570w has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most common display resolution.

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution across all many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

The worst display resolution amongst similar types of portable PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Elitebook 8570w, the Elitebook 8570w has a front camera.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Elitebook 8570w is 18GB. The Elitebook 8570w has a quite big maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Elitebook 8570w.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The Elitebook 8570w has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots across all many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is the worst memory slots across similar types of portable PC.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

The hard drive speeds of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the Elitebook 8570w has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Elitebook 8570w.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Elitebook 8570w is a two USB 2.0 port portable PC.

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Eight Battery Cells

The Elitebook 8570w is a eight battery cell count notebook PC.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other laptops of this age and spec have a full-size keyboard, however the Elitebook 8570w does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Elitebook 8570w do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Elitebook 8570w is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Heavy

The average weight of similar spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years is 2.5kg, and the weights range from 430g to 4.8kg. The Elitebook 8570w is one of the heavier many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Elitebook 8570w (3 kilograms) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4.0 EDR Bluetooth version, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Thick

Across all the notebook PCs of this type and age the heights range from 8.6mm to 180mm. At 34.5 millimeters, the Elitebook 8570w is fairly thick compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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7 Other reasons to consider the HP Elitebook 8570w

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when HP released the Elitebook 8570w.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.4 gigahertz, the HP Elitebook 8570w has a relatively typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Elitebook 8570w.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the HP ZBook 17 G2 (2.5GHz).

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Average Screen Size

The HP Elitebook 8570w has a relatively average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Elitebook 8570w.

If this portable PC screen size is too small for you then you might also want to consider the MSI GS70 (17").

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Elitebook 8570w has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the HP Elitebook 8570w has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Elitebook 8570w.

If you would prefer a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might want to consider the HP ENVY m6 (6GB and higher rated).

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Average Battery Life

At 6.5 hours, the HP Elitebook 8570w has a pretty average battery life compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many 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.

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Specification

Features
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Docking Station
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Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
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PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
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Thermal Design Power (TDP)
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Memory Slot
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Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
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Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
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Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
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
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 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
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 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 FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
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 Identity Protection Technology Version
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Expert Reviews

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21 June 2013

Mobile workstations are high-performance laptops that are made for professional use. The manufacturers place special focus on reliability, stability and a vast selection of configuration as well... Read more…

28 February 2013

Cadalyst.com

In October 2011, we reviewed the top-of-the-line HP Elitebook 8760w, which proved at the time to be the fastest mobile computer Cadalyst Labs had ever tested. For this review, HP sent the 8570w,... Read more…

18 December 2012

We recently reviewed Dell's top of the line Precision M6700 mobile workstation and found that the overall design left something to be desired compared to HP's high end EliteBooks, but that the... Read more…

19 October 2012

Hoofdreden voor mijn aanschaf van deze computer: het beeldscherm.HP is een van de weinige leveranciers (misschien wel de enige) die notebooks levert die zijn uitgerust met iets anders dan een... Read more…

Nice Design
Lightup Keyboard
Vibrant 1080P LCD with DreamColor
Fast 3D Rendering
Many available IO ports
Expensive
Middle mouse button
Loud Fan on Full Load
Leest geen Blueray
Lastig te bedienen knopje DVDbrander
12 December 2012

Mobilna stacja robocza to sprawdzony sposób, by zast?pi? przestarza?y komputer stacjonarny. Zalety takiego rozwi?zania s? oczywiste - zyskujemy sprz?t, który mo?emy zabra? ze sob? wsz?dzie. Cho?... Read more…

7 November 2012

Mimo tego ?e testowana by?a s?aba konfiguracja HP 8570w, trudno doszuka? si? w tym laptopie wi?kszych wad. Szkoda tylko ?e zrezygnowano z zastosowania technologii Optimus, któr? posiada...

2 December 2012

O contendor. O EliteBook 8570w é um portátil premium projetado para competir no âmbito de workstations profissionais de alto desempenho. Nosso modelo de teste não oferece componentes topo de... Read more…

18 November 2012

El HP EliteBook 8570w es capaz de rendir muy bien en la mayoría de tareas -a pesar de la configuración relativamente de gama baja. El único punto principal de crítica: HP no implementó la...

2 May 2013

EliteBook 8570w je jeden z nejlépe zpracovaných notebook? typu DTR. Plastovo-hliníkové t?lo p?sobí velmi byteln? a odolně, víko displeje je zamknuté na zámek a otevírá se stisknutím... Read more…

17 October 2013

HP EliteBook 8570w ? ??? ???? ?? ??????????? ?????????, ???? ??? ?????????? ??????????, ??????? ????????? ? ????????????????? ????????. ?? ??? ?? ??????? ????????? ???????????? ??????? ?...

Very good keyboard inc
Backlight
Good battery runtimes
Decent system performance
Very good CAD performance depending on the application
Manufacturing flaws in the test device
Unusable Intel's HD Graphics 4000
Loud operating noise during load
Moderate interface positioning
Saba relacja wydajnoci do ceny, brak technologii Optimus skutkujcy zwikszonym haasem bez obcienia i krtsz prac na akumulatorze, relatywnie gony dysk twardy, brak podwietlanej klawiatury
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers zr2440, zr2440w, hp p243656, ly610eauug, ly615eaabu, ly612eauug, ly614eaaby, ly610eaabu, ly615ea#abu, ly614ea#aby, ly612ea#uug, ly612ea#abd, ly610ea#aby, ly614ea#uuz, ly614ea#abd, ly612ea#abu, ly610ea#uug, ly610ea#abd, ly615ea#abd, ly614ea#abu, ly612ea#ak8, ly610ea#abu, hp p243656p, ly614ea#ak8, ly612ea#abn, ly610ea#ak8, ly614ea#abn, ly612ea#aby
Barcodes 00887111847690, 00887111847751, 00887111847799, 00887758351499, 00887758351505, 00887758351628, 00887758351666, 00887758352588, 00887758352595, 00887758353318, 00887758353356, 00887758416877, 00887758416914, 00887758417003, 00887758417034, 00887758418208

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