Laptops built by HP generally have good reviews compared to other manufacturers.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
At 1,150 megahertz, the HP Folio 9470m has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Folio 9470m. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 1,100MHz.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Folio 9470m has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Folio 9470m do not have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The Folio 9470m has a front camera. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Folio 9470m also have a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The HP Folio 9470m supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Folio 9470m.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of notebook PC.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on ultrabooks that came out around the same time as it.
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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed
The Folio 9470m has a fairly fast hard drive speed (7,200 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The hard drive speeds of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Folio 9470m range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 6,200 RPM.
Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory
The average maximum internal memory of ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Folio 9470m is 8.9GB. The Folio 9470m has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) amongst laptops of this age.
Quite Big Operating Vibration
Comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago have operating vibrations of between 0.5G and 0.75G, and the average operating vibration is 0.63G. At 0.75 gravity, the Folio 9470m has a quite big operating vibration compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Folio 9470m.
Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Folio 9470m have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 4GB and 16GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 9.5GB. At 16 gigabytes, the HP Folio 9470m has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that came out around the same time as the Folio 9470m.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.
Three USB 3.0 Ports
The Folio 9470m is a three USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age have between one and three USB 3.0 ports.
Quite Big Battery Capacity
Ultrabooks that came out around the same time as the Folio 9470m have battery capacities of between 23Wh and 70Wh. The Folio 9470m has one of the bigger battery capacities (52 watt-hours) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.
Gold EPEAT Compliance
This notebook PC has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.
Quite Big Flash Memory
The HP Folio 9470m has a quite big flash memory (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the Folio 9470m. Across all the notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Folio 9470m the flash memory range from 16GB to 32GB, and the average flash memory is 23GB.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of the this notebook PC are Not supported, which is typical of many ultrabooks that are a similar age to it.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops that were released more than two years ago.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Folio 9470m does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for a similar time to the Folio 9470m also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Quite Big Non-Operating Shock
The Folio 9470m has a fairly big non-operating shock (200 gravity) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago. Ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the Folio 9470m have non-operating shocks of between 60G and 200G.
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Quite Big Non-Operating Vibration
The non-operating vibrations of laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Folio 9470m range from 1G to 1.5G, and the average non-operating vibration is 1.2G. With a non-operating vibration of 1.5 gravity, the Folio 9470m has one of the bigger non-operating vibrations amongst ultrabooks of this age.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
This laptop was released over four years ago.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The Folio 9470m has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP Folio 9470m has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the Folio 9470m.
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Average Battery Life
At 8.5 hours, the Folio 9470m has a relatively standard battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Folio 9470m.
Average Internal Memory
The Folio 9470m has a fairly standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
If this portable PC internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to consider the DELL Inspiron 15 7537 (6GB).
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 14 inches, the HP Folio 9470m has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 1.8 gigahertz, the HP Folio 9470m has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Folio 9470m.
With a weight of 1.6 kilograms, the Folio 9470m has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the Folio 9470m.
HDD Storage Medium
The HP Folio 9470m has a better storage medium than most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. 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.
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel QM77 Express
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L, DDR3L-SDRAM
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x1, 1x16, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
SMP Processor (max)
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 400, Intel HD Graphics 4000
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
SRS PRO Audio
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Windows 7 Professional
Microsoft Office Starter
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
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 Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
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
Processor Package Size
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
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium, Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
-15 - 12192
-15 - 3048
Storage Relative Humidity Range
5 - 95
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video