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HP Pro 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

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HP Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

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

Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 32 gigabytes, the HP Pro has a fairly big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Pro. Many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the Pro have maximum internal memory supported by processors of between 2GB and 64GB.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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

The HP Pro is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Pro have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of similar spec portable PCs that have been available for more than a year range from 1.7GB to 32GB. At 2 gigabytes, the HP Pro has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Pro.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the HP Pro is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst similar types of laptop.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year, the HP Pro has a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Pro, the HP Pro has a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP Pro supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. Most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The best memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs of this type and age is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The HP Pro has a better storage medium than most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than a year ago. This laptop has an SSD storage medium, whereas most notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to 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.

This portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Pro.

The worst storage medium across similar types of portable PC is HDD.

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Light

The weights of many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Pro range from 580g to 3.8kg. The HP Pro is one of the lighter many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Pro (only 2.1 kilograms) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

There are a number of alternative 2.1kg heavy portable PCs currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the HP Pro[plb_2883384_price].

Laptops with a heavier weight that might be worth looking at include the HP Omen[plb_2709272_price] (2.1kg).

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The average maximum turbo frequency of notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago is 3.1GHz, and the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.8GHz to 4GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.7 gigahertz, the HP Pro has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Eight Processor Threads

Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than a year ago only have between four and seven processor threads, however the HP Pro has eight processor threads.

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Quite Big Processor Cache

The average processor cache of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Pro is 4.2MB, and the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB. The HP Pro has a quite big processor cache (6 megabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Pro.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The HP Pro has a touch sensitive screen, unlike most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age which do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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L3 Processor Cache

The HP Pro has a better processor cache level than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, whereas most many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as it have a L2 processor cache.

A L3 processor cache is in fact the best processor cache level across all laptops of a similar age and spec to the Pro.

A L2 processor cache is the worst processor cache level amongst similar types of notebook PC.

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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 many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

Most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Pro have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the HP Pro which has four USB 3.0 ports.

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Quite High Speaker Power

At 2 Watts, the HP Pro has a quite high speaker power compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago. The average speaker power of portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Pro is 1.5W.

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Quite Shallow Power Adapter Depth

The HP Pro has one of the shallower power adapter depths (only 75.5 millimeters) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. The average power adapter depth of portable PCs of this spec and age is 99mm.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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5 Reasons Against

Only 11.2/12 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This notebook PC has an 11.2/12 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The HP Pro has one of the slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 200 megahertz) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Pro is 200MHz and the fastest is 850MHz.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The HP Pro has a fairly small total storage capacity (only 256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than a year. The total storage capacity of laptops of this age and spec range from 32GB to 2.2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 780GB.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the Acer Aspire ES1-531[plb_3002477_price] (500GB), or the Lenovo 11e[plb_2936284_price] (500GB).

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Only Four Battery Cells

Most notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Pro have between two and eight battery cells, including the HP Pro which has four battery cells.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

At only 16 gigabytes, the HP Pro has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Pro. The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Pro is 4GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 20GB.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP Pro

Released Over a Year Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.5 gigahertz, the HP Pro has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Pro.

Portable PCs with a faster processor clock speed that might also be worth looking at include the HP Pro[plb_2883384_price] (2.6GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the HP Pro has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Pro.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the HP Pro has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

Laptops with a bigger screen size that might also be worth considering include the Acer Aspire ES1-711[plb_2971844_price] (17.3"), or the HP ZBook 17 G2[plb_3015479_price] (17.3").

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Average Battery Life

The HP Pro has a pretty typical battery life (5 hours) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago.

There are a number of other 5h battery life portable PCs currently available that you might want to look at including the HP Pro[plb_2883384_price] which has better reviews.

If this portable PC battery life is too short for you then you might also want to consider the Aspire ES1-531[pl_3002477_price] (5.5h), or the Travelmate TMB116-M[pl_3002690_price] (5.5h) both from Acer.

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Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
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PCI Express Lane (max)
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Total Storage Capacity
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Camera
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Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio 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
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Power Adapter Weight
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Warranty Card
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Quick Start Guide
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Energy Star Certified
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Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Manufacturer Part Numbers hp k1100, hp j8z54, hp t7w12, hp k1100m, hp j8z54e, hp t7w12e, hp i74720, hp j8z54ea, hp i74720h, hp j8z54et, hp t7w12et, hp ssdj8z54, hp ssdt7w12, hp j8z54eta, hp j8z54ear, hp i74720hq, hp ssdj8z54e, hp ssdt7w12e, hp j8z54etab, hp ssdj8z54et, hp ssdt7w12et, hp j8z54etabu, hp ssdj8z54eta, hp ssdt7w12eta, hp ssdj8z54etab, hp ssdt7w12etab, hp ssdj8z54etabu, hp ssdt7w12etabu
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