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HP ProBook 450 G2

HP ProBook 450 G2 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2GHz 4GB Jun 2014
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
The sleek HP ProBook 450 G2 with optional 10-point touchscreen and the latest generation technologies delivers powerful performance in the office or on the go. Proven reliability and comprehensive... More
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13 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Based on 3,456 expert and owner reviews, HP has good reviews for its notebook PCs. HP also has good reviews specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range compared to other manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The ProBook 450 G2 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most laptops of a similar type and age to it. Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ProBook 450 G2 the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ProBook 450 G2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of this age and type. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops that were launched around the same time as the ProBook 450 G2.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of portable PC is 133MHz.

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Quite Big Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the ProBook 450 G2 has a quite big screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ProBook 450 G2. The screen sizes of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the ProBook 450 G2 range from 10" to 18", and the average screen size is 15".

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP ProBook 450 G2 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ProBook 450 G2.

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Has a Front Camera

The ProBook 450 G2 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ProBook 450 G2 also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The ProBook 450 G2 is a two USB 2.0 port notebook PC.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the ProBook 450 G2 has one of the bigger maximum internal memory amongst laptops of this age. Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have maximum internal memory of between 2GB and 32GB.

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Very Big Processor Cache

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the processor caches range from 0.51MB to 4MB. With a processor cache of 4 megabytes, the ProBook 450 G2 has one of the biggest processor caches amongst portable PCs of this age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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12 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The ProBook 450 G2 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 200 megahertz) amongst laptops of this age. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the ProBook 450 G2 is 4GB and the biggest is 32GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 16 gigabytes, the HP ProBook 450 G2 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched 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.

Laptops with a better storage medium that might also be worth considering include the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The ProBook 450 G2 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The smallest internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the ProBook 450 G2 is 1GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.3GB.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might also be worth considering include the Toshiba Satellite C55-B[plb_2529941_price] (6GB).

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The smallest battery capacity of portable PCs of this spec and age is 23Wh, the biggest is 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 50Wh. At only 40 watt-hours, the HP ProBook 450 G2 has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ProBook 450 G2.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago, the ProBook 450 G2 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the HP ProBook 450 G2 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 450 G2. The hard drive capacity of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the ProBook 450 G2 range from 180GB to 1.5TB.

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Only Four Battery Cells

The ProBook 450 G2 is a four battery cell count notebook PC. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the ProBook 450 G2 have between one and eight battery cells.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This notebook PC has a Windows 8.1 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 450 G2

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2 gigahertz, the ProBook 450 G2 has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ProBook 450 G2.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the ProBook 450 G2 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for more than two years.

If this medium processor core notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba Satellite Z30[plb_2558036_price] (512GB), or the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_2432329_price] (512GB).

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Average Weight

At 2.1 kilograms, the ProBook 450 G2 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
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
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL 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
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
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
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
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 Smart Connect 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
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel ME Firmware Version
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 Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
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Depth
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Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
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Intel Virtualization Technology

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp i75500, j4s36eaakd, hp i75500u
Barcodes 00888793339152, 00888793478813

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