We calculated the average ratings for all HP portable PCs and specifically for HP medium processor core laptops and found that in both cases HP had good ratings.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
At 650 megahertz, the ProBook 4540s has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProBook 4540s. Across all the laptops of this type and age the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz.
Fairly New PCI Express Slot Version
Across all the laptops of this type and age the PCI Express slot versions range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.2. With a PCI Express slot version of 3, the ProBook 4540s has one of the newer PCI Express slot versions amongst portable PCs of this age.
Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed
The ProBook 4540s has one of the faster processor clock speeds (2.5 gigahertz) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The average processor clock speed of portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ProBook 4540s is 2.1GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The HP ProBook 4540s supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it. Most medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago.
Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The ProBook 4540s has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of this age and spec also have a full-size keyboard.
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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
At 750 gigabytes, the ProBook 4540s has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the ProBook 4540s. The smallest total storage capacity of laptops that were released more than two years ago is 1GB and the biggest is 1.5TB.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on notebook PCs of this age and spec.
AC Cable Included
This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The ProBook 4540s has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most portable PCs of this type and age. Most medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. The worst Wi-Fi standard of all portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ProBook 4540s is 802.11a and the best is 802.11n.
Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of 750 gigabytes, the ProBook 4540s has one of the bigger hard drive capacity amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The smallest hard drive capacity of portable PCs of this type and age is 120GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 570GB.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to it.
HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
7 Reasons Against
Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
The ProBook 4540s is a one PCI Express lane (max) laptop. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 4540s have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).
Does Not Have a Front Camera
The HP ProBook 4540s does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the ProBook 4540s.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on similar spec 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.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.
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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed
The average memory clock speed of medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the ProBook 4540s is 1,600MHz, and the memory clock speeds range from 800MHz to 1,800MHz. At only 1,333 megahertz, the ProBook 4540s has a fairly slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 4540s.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The HP ProBook 4540s does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 4540s also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only 1,000 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops of a similar spec and age to it.
6 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 4540s
Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when this notebook PC was released.
Average Screen Size
The ProBook 4540s has a fairly typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.
Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might also be worth looking at include the HP ENVY 17 (17.3") which also has a higher Rating.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The HP ProBook 4540s has a better processor family than most portable PCs that are a comparable age to it. This HP notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.
+4 Other reasons
At 2.3 kilograms, the ProBook 4540s has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the ProBook 4540s.
Average Internal Memory
The ProBook 4540s has a relatively average internal memory (6 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth looking at include the HP EliteBook 850 (£1,196.40) (8GB).
Average Battery Life
At 7 hours, the HP ProBook 4540s has a pretty typical battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM76, Intel HM76 Express
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Clock Speed
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
1 x 2, 1 x 2 + 1 x 4, 1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Size
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
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
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
AMD Radeon HD 7650M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive Interface
DVD Super Multi, DVD Super Multi DL
SRS Premium PRO
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Integrated TV Tuner
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Windows 7 Professional
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 Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD 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)
External Power Adapter
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Wireless Display Connectivity
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-24 - 45
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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