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HP ProBook 4740s
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HP ProBook 4740s 17.3" Laptop

17.3" 2.9kg Sep 2012
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Your Business Partner. Optimized for Windows 8 Pro, these notebooks are ideal for SMBs. They offer multimedia tools, easy-to-use security, aluminum casing for added protection and 17.3-inch... More
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3 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Based on 3,456 owner and expert reviews, HP has good ratings for its laptops. HP also has good ratings specifically within its laptops range.

Fairly Big Screen Size

Notebook PCs of this age and type have screen sizes of between 10" and 18". With a screen size of 17.3 inches, the ProBook 4740s has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst laptops of this age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The ProBook 4740s does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth noting that most of the other laptops of this type and age also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the ProBook 4740s, the ProBook 4740s does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most laptops that have been around for more than two years do not have a touch sensitive screen. The HP ProBook 4740s is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Across all the laptops that are a similar age to the ProBook 4740s the weights range from 210g to 4.5kg. With a weight of 2.9 kilograms, the ProBook 4740s is quite heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ProBook 4740s.

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1 Other reason to consider the HP ProBook 4740s

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when HP released the ProBook 4740s.


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Expert Reviews

21 November 2012

HP ProBook 4740s If you deem a 15-inch laptop too small but do not want to waive on a matte screen, you will not have much choice in this price range. If you are also looking for a solid 17-inch...

Good input devices
Good screen brightness
Cool wrist rest
High application performance
Good battery runtime
No docking port
Graphics card too weak for native resolution
Narrow vertical viewing angles
Fan always audible
Brak ExpressCard, cinite porty peryferyjne, stosunkowo gone chodzenie, wci niedopracowany automat zmieniajcy grafiki
21 August 2012

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29 July 2012

HP ProBook 4740sZmiana chipsetu okaza?a si? dobr? okazj? do od?wie?enia wygl?du i wida?, ?e HP ProBook 4740s prezentuje si? nieco lepiej od poprzednika. Okaza?o si? te? jednak, ?e zabrak?o miejsca...

15 September 2012

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