Close

Loading image...
HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
3 Images + 12 Videos

HP Elitebook Folio 9470m 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 14" Laptop

pclab.pl Power Award hardware.info Silver Award uk.hardware.info Silver
2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Jul 2013
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
Everything a business Ultrabook should be. Travel light at full power. HP's first business Ultrabook with docking capabilities included, the HP EliteBook Folio keeps you productive from the... More
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
HP Elitebook 9470M Business Class Ultrabook Unboxing & First Look Linus Tech Tips
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m Ultrabook Unboxing (HD)
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m Video Review (HD)
HP EliteBook Folio 9470m Ultrabook hands-on for review

20 Reasons For

HP Has Good Laptop Reviews

HP has good average reviews for its ultrabooks as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other brands.

Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Elitebook Folio 9470m has one of the fastest on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (650 megahertz) amongst ultrabooks of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of this type and age is 290MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of 32 gigabytes, the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has one of the bigger maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Elitebook Folio 9470m range from 8GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB.

Chart Edit

Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Across all the ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 800MHz to 1,300MHz. The Elitebook Folio 9470m has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (1,200 megahertz) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

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

Most similar spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Elitebook Folio 9470m have between one and three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Elitebook Folio 9470m which has three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

Chart Edit

Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Elitebook Folio 9470m, the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has a front camera.

Chart Edit

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Elitebook Folio 9470m supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Elitebook Folio 9470m.

Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

Read more Less Chart Edit

SSD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many ultrabooks that have been around for more than two years. 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.

If the storage medium of this portable PC is too bad for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon (SSD).

Read more Less Chart Edit

802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

Chart Edit

L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

Across all the notebook PCs of this type and age the maximum internal memories range from 16GB to 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 22GB. With a maximum internal memory of 32,768 megabytes, the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has one of the bigger maximum internal memories amongst ultrabooks of this age.

Chart Edit

Very Big Maximum Internal Memory

When compared to other laptops of this age and spec that we have assessed, the maximum internal memory of the Elitebook Folio 9470m of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The smallest maximum internal memory of ultrabooks that have been around for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m is 4GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 9GB.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of laptops of a similar age and type to the Elitebook Folio 9470m is 9.6GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of 16 gigabytes, the Elitebook Folio 9470m has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (64-bit) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

Chart Edit

Very Big Operating Vibration

The operating vibration of the Elitebook Folio 9470m of 0.75 gravity is one of the biggest amongst laptops of a similar age and spec to the Elitebook Folio 9470m. The operating vibrations of ultrabooks that have been around for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m range from 0.5G to 0.75G.

Chart Edit

Three USB 3.0 Ports

The Elitebook Folio 9470m is a three USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m have between one and three USB 3.0 ports.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Battery Capacity

At 52 watt-hours, the Elitebook Folio 9470m has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the Elitebook Folio 9470m. The smallest battery capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Elitebook Folio 9470m is 23Wh and the biggest is 72Wh.

Chart Edit

Four Battery Cells

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m is a four battery cell count portable PC.

Chart Edit

AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has a maximum memory slots of 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most frequently found memory slot of 1x SO-DIMM.

This laptop's memory slots (2x SO-DIMM) is actually the best memory slots amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Elitebook Folio 9470m.

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

Read more Less Chart Edit

7 Reasons Against

Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m is a one PCI Express lane (max) portable PC.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that have been on the market for more than two years also do not have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Very Small Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of only 128 gigabytes, the Elitebook Folio 9470m has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Elitebook Folio 9470m. Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m the total storage capacity range from 64GB to 1.1TB, and the average total storage capacity is 360GB.

If this HP portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (180GB).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

Chart Edit

Very Big Non-Operating Vibration

When compared to other similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m that we have checked, the non-operating vibration of the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m of 1.5 gravity is one of the biggest. The smallest non-operating vibration of ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the Elitebook Folio 9470m is 1G and the biggest is 1.5G.

Chart Edit

Very Big Non-Operating Shock

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has a very big non-operating shock (200 gravity) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m. Across all the ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the Elitebook Folio 9470m the non-operating shocks range from 60G to 200G.

Chart Edit

7 Other reasons to consider the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m

Released Over Two Years Ago

This HP laptop has been on the market for over two years.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Elitebook Folio 9470m has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. Most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

Chart Edit

Average Battery Life

The HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has a pretty average battery life (8.5 hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a longer battery life then you might want to look at the XPS 13 (8.53h), or the XPS 13 (8.53h) both from DELL.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Elitebook Folio 9470m has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

Chart Edit

Average Screen Size

The Elitebook Folio 9470m has a relatively standard screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m.

If you want a bigger screen size then you might also want to look at the Lenovo T440s (14.1").

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.9 gigahertz, the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the Elitebook Folio 9470m.

Chart Edit

Average Weight

The Elitebook Folio 9470m has a pretty average weight (1.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Elitebook Folio 9470m.

Chart Edit

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free 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
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
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
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
4G
4G Standard
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
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Layout
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 Life
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

3 Awards

pclab.pl Power Award hardware.info Silver Award uk.hardware.info Silver

Expert Reviews

(40)
9 October 2013

Summary: Elitebook Folio 9470m packs a number of features and great performance in a very professional looking package.Ultra-sleek, thin and light, finished with a classy soft touch silver paint.... Read more…

6 June 2013

The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m is a well-made ultrabook-style system with a particularly good combination of keyboard and touchpad. We like the removable battery and the optional battery slice, but...

HP's EliteBook Folio 9470m is a well built, good looking and very comfortable to use Ultrabook, and it's also very fast. All of that good stuff comes at a high price that's perhaps typical of...

29 April 2013

Over the past few years our expectations of what our laptops are capable of have changed dramatically. Not all that long ago we were content with simply having a reasonably fast portable computer... Read more…

19 April 2013

The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m falls into the same trap as so many other laptops: it has good processing power, the body is well built and the battery life is more than sufficient, but the screen is...

« Prev 1 of 8 Next »

User Reviews

(108)
Reviewed 13 May 2015 by Nick T.
(Verified Purchase)

I'm a little upset with Samsung and how this firmware update had NO warning what so ever that data may be lost or come corrupt. Also for future reference firmware updates should NEVER, EVER be... Read more…

Reviewed 7 March 2015 by James M.
(Verified Purchase)

This drive was great until the bundled software "Magician" prompted me to update the firmware. I don't know if the firmware update failed, or if it was just a bad load, but it bricked the SSD. My... Read more…

Reviewed 7 January 2015 by Edward N.
(Verified Purchase)

Thats a verrry large difference...

Reviewed 1 March 2015 by Edward P.
(Verified Purchase)

I chose Samsung's 850 PRO for quality and reliability, but instead.... contact Samsung for RMA; wait for shipping label; wait to be shipped to Samsung; wait for Samsung RMA dance; wait for... Read more…

Reviewed 8 September 2014 by RICHARD G.
(Verified Purchase)

I wish I could install this ssd on my head...

« Prev 1 of 22 Next »

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers h5f09eaaby, h5f09eaak8, h5f10etabf, h5f09eaacb, hp p243659, h5f10eaaby, h5f19eaabu, hp p243659p, hp elitebookfolio9470, hp elitebookfolio9470m
Barcodes 00887758375921, 00887758375945, 00887758375976, 00887758375983, 00887758375990, 00887758376003, 00887758376034, 00887758376041, 00887758376058, 00887758376072, 00887758376096, 00887758376102, 00887758376119, 00887758376164, 00887758376195, 00887758376201, 00887758386149, 00887758488737, 00887758571798, 00887758971666, 00888182462393

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off Apple Mac orders over £350
Valid 25 Apr 16 - 25 Apr 17
20% Off
Voucher
20% Off over £80
Valid until 31 Dec 16
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
8% Off
Voucher
GearBest Consumer Electronics Coupon_ 8% OFF
Valid 6 Aug 16 - 31 Dec 16

See How Other Laptops Compare to the HP Elitebook Folio 9470m

Chromebook C910 vs Elitebook Folio 9470m

Acer Chromebook C910 vs HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
Acer Chromebook C910
2 core Intel Core i3-5xxx 2GHz 4GB 32GB SSD 15.6"
HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
2 core Intel Core i5-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 14"
£ 294.59
Newer by Two Years
A Little Better User Reviews
Eleven More PCI Express Lanes (max)
A Little Better Expert Reviews
Two Times Slower On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Two Less USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Helix vs Elitebook Folio 9470m

Lenovo Helix vs HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
Lenovo Helix
2 core Intel Core i7-3xxx 2GHz 8GB SSD 11.6"
HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
2 core Intel Core i5-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 14"
£ 1,857.71
Three More Awards
User Reviews Are a Lot Better
Hugely Better Review from "IT Reviews.com"
Hugely Better Review from PC Mag
8GB Smaller Maximum Internal Memory
Slower On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Lenovo X240 vs HP Elitebook Folio 9470m

Lenovo X240 vs HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
Lenovo X240
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 180GB SSD 12.5"
HP Elitebook Folio 9470m
2 core Intel Core i5-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 14"
£ 896.15
Vastly Better PC Mag Review
Two More Awards
Vastly Better Computershopper.com Review
Eleven More PCI Express Lanes (max)
Smaller Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Hugely Smaller Battery Capacity
Feedback