Close

Loading image...
HP ProBook 450 G1
3 Images

HP ProBook 450 G1 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Dec 2013
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
Make work a touch easier. Get in touch with your productive side. Tap and scroll your way through the workday with an intuitive touchscreen that helps you work so much smarter. Count on durability... 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 ...

17 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all HP notebook PCs and also specifically for HP medium processor core notebook PCs and found that in both cases HP had good reviews compared to other brands.

16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The HP ProBook 450 G1 is a 16 PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the ProBook 450 G1 only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

Chart Edit

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

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

Chart Edit

Fairly New PCI Express Slot Version

The oldest PCI Express slot version of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 450 G1 is 2, the newest is 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.2. At 3, the ProBook 450 G1 has a fairly new PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the ProBook 450 G1.

Chart Edit

Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,150 megahertz, the ProBook 450 G1 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. Laptops of this age and type have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 660MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

Chart Edit

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

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ProBook 450 G1 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the ProBook 450 G1 which has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

Chart Edit

Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Screen Size

The smallest screen size of laptops of this type and age is 10" and the biggest is 18". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the ProBook 450 G1 has a quite big screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

There are a number of alternative 15.6" portable PCs currently available that you might want to look at including the Lenovo ThinkPad L540[plb_2122801_price], the Asus X550CA[plb_2093287_price], or the HP ProBook 650 G1[plb_2059670_price] which is cheaper.

If you are looking for a bigger screen size then you might also want to consider the DELL Inspiron 17[plb_2253142_price] (17.3" and cheaper), or the HP Pavilion 17[plb_2369328_price] (17.3" and cheaper).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ProBook 450 G1, the HP ProBook 450 G1 has a full-size keyboard.

It is worth considering alternative portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard including the ThinkPad T440[pl_2719290_price], or the ThinkPad T440[pl_2564373_price] both from Lenovo or the HP ProBook 450[plb_2350779_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The ProBook 450 G1 has a fairly big total storage capacity (750 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. The total storage capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProBook 450 G1 range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

We compared all the other 750GB total storage capacity laptops to this laptop and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the Inspiron 17 7737[pl_2045961_price], and the Inspiron 15 3521[pl_2092624_price] both from DELL is also worth considering.

Portable PCs with a bigger total storage capacity that might also be worth looking at include the HP ENVY 15[plb_2142908_price] (1TB), or the DELL Inspiron 15 7537[plb_2251818_price] (1TB) which is also cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Has a Front Camera

The HP ProBook 450 G1 has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age also have a front camera.

There are a number of alternative laptops which also have a front camera which you might want to look at including the ThinkPad T440[pl_2719290_price], or the ThinkPad T440[pl_2564373_price] both from Lenovo or the Asus X550CA[plb_2093524_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

Chart Edit

Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The ProBook 450 G1 has a touch sensitive screen, which is unusual. Most of the other laptops of this age and type do not have a touch sensitive screen.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative notebook PCs with a touch sensitive screen currently available including the EliteBook 840[pl_2353454_price], or the EliteBook 820[pl_2446413_price] both from HP or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2392874_price] which is cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Six Battery Cells

The ProBook 450 G1 is a six battery cell count laptop. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have between one and eight battery cells.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 750 gigabytes, the ProBook 450 G1 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. The smallest hard drive capacity of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 180GB and the biggest is 1.5TB.

Chart Edit

2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago. 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.

There are a number of other portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available that you might also want to look at including the Pavilion 17[pl_2369328_price], or the ProBook 640[pl_2481387_price] both from HP or the DELL Inspiron 17R[plb_1412334_price] which is cheaper.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the HP EliteBook 840[plb_2353454_price] (SSD) which is also cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Internal Memory

At only 4 gigabytes, the ProBook 450 G1 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. The average internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 5.3GB.

We compared all the other 4GB internal memory portable PCs to this laptop and we think the Lenovo B5400[plb_2037224_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If you want a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Inspiron 15[pl_2300892_price] (6GB and cheaper), or the Inspiron 15 3521[pl_2190565_price] (6GB and cheaper) both from DELL.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that came out around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the ProBook 450 G1 has one of the slowest hard drive speeds amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The average hard drive speed of laptops of this age and type is 5,900 RPM.

Chart Edit

Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 450 G1

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The ProBook 450 G1 has a fairly average processor clock speed (2.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the ProBook 450 G1.

There are a number of other 2.5GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available which you might want to consider including cheaper portable PCs such as the Lenovo B5400[plb_2037224_price], or the HP 8470p[plb_1457901_price].

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to consider the HP ProBook 440[plb_2370139_price] (2.6GHz and cheaper).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Weight

The ProBook 450 G1 has a pretty typical weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the ProBook 450 G1.

If you are not concerned about having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the HP Probook 450[plb_2078196_price] (2.3kg), or the DELL Inspiron 15 3521[plb_2092624_price] (2.3kg) which is also cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
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
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
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
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
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant 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 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
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel TSX-NI
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 Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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 Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp f7y12, hp f7y12e, hp f7y12ea
Barcodes 00888182083192, 00888182083291, 00888182088630, 00888182184738, 00888182184745, 00888182184813, 00888182184851, 00888182194621, 00888182228326, 00888182230749, 00888182492581, 00888182502884, 00888793748909

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 ProBook 450 G1

Travelmate TMP645-M vs ProBook 450 G1

Acer Travelmate TMP645-M vs HP ProBook 450 G1
Acer Travelmate TMP645-M
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 1.6GHz 4GB 500GB HDD+SSD 14"
HP ProBook 450 G1
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 750GB HDD 15.6"
£ 732.32 £624.36
Vastly Bigger Battery Capacity
Lighter
Three USB 2.0 Ports
One More USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Slower On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Vastly Smaller Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Latitude 14 5000 vs ProBook 450 G1

DELL Latitude 14 5000 vs HP ProBook 450 G1
DELL Latitude 14 5000
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 2GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 14"
HP ProBook 450 G1
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 750GB HDD 15.6"
£ £624.36
Seven Months Newer
18Wh Bigger Battery Capacity
Lighter
37mm Narrower
Vastly Smaller Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Smaller Maximum Internal Memory

LifeBook U554 vs ProBook 450 G1

Fujitsu LifeBook U554 vs HP ProBook 450 G1
Fujitsu LifeBook U554
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 13.3"
HP ProBook 450 G1
2 core Intel Core i5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 750GB HDD 15.6"
£ 645.33 £624.36
Bigger Battery Capacity
760g Lighter
31% Thinner
Four Months Newer
Smaller Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
One Less USB 2.0 Port
Feedback