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HP ProBook 6560b Laptop

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Versatility expert. Get the job done anywhere, anytime. From writing reports to attending mobile meetings, this HP ProBook with a 15.6-inch diagonal HD display is perfect for everyday business tasks. More
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3 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

HP is one of the superior laptop manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and HP also has good reviews for its laptops.

2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Very Small Minimum Hard Disk Space

With a minimum hard disk space of only 128 gigabytes, the ProBook 6560b has a quite small minimum hard disk space compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ProBook 6560b. Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProBook 6560b the minimum hard disk spaces range from 120GB to 320GB, and the average minimum hard disk space is 240GB.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most notebook PCs of this type and age do not have a front camera. The ProBook 6560b is no exception to this as it too does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type, the HP ProBook 6560b does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The HP ProBook 6560b does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the ProBook 6560b also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

At only 1,333 megahertz, the ProBook 6560b has a fairly slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 6560b. Across all the laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProBook 6560b the memory clock speeds range from 1,000MHz to 1,600MHz.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 6560b

Released Over Four Years Ago

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

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the ProBook 6560b has a fairly average screen size compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the ProBook 6560b.

If this notebook PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the HP ProBook 4730s (17.3") which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

At 2.5 kilograms, the ProBook 6560b has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the ProBook 6560b.

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Specification

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Audio
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Expert Reviews

(13)
10 July 2011

A Rolls Royce among the business notebooks The HP ProBook 6560-LG658EA (almost) convinces in every way. The aluminum case that has been additionally reinforced with magnesium isn't only an optical...

With great build quality and lots of features, the ProBook 6560b should be a winner. However, it's let down by a couple of configuration issues, it's noisy and it's keyboard and touchpad could be...

Hardwaregeeks.com

Luxury! That is the word that comes to mind when I look at the HP ProBook 6560b. Luxury! Yeah that?s it. It?s a luxurious machine, and it sort of looks like that limosine the president rides. I... Read more…

24 September 2011

De HP ProBook 6560B heeft een aantal voorzieningen die hem voor een bepaalde doelgroep zeker interessant zullen maken. Daarbij doelen we op de modem en de seriële poort, voorzieningen die je niet...

9 June 2011

De twee be­spro­ken no­te­books zijn za­ke­lij­ke toe­stel­len die goed pres­te­ren. De af­wer­king van de HP Eli­te­Book 8560p is iets ge­raf­fi­neer­der dan die van de HP...

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User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 24 December 2012 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

There were a few things i was looking for and this ticked all the boxes: A Serial port Good battery life Light weight (reasonably) a Nice screen The power port is a bit week but other than that... Read more…

Reviewed 23 July 2016 by Richard Arlan Hovious
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent performance!

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp 6560, hp qr222, hp qw165, hp xu053, hp xu054, hp 6560b, hp lg652, hp i72620, hp xu054u, hp lg652e, hp i52410, hp qr222u, hp qw165u, hp i52550, hp i52520, hp xu053u, hp qr222us, hp qw165us, hp i52550m, hp i52520m, hp xu053ut, hp i72620m, hp xu054ut, hp lg652et, hp i52410m, hp qw165usa, hp xu053uta, hp xu054uta, hp lg652eta, hp qr222usa
Barcodes 00000641206001, 00743272490376, 00886111608126, 00886111612956, 00886111669622, 00886111669639, 00886111669646, 00886111669691, 00886111685301, 00886111884643, 00886111884650, 00886111892075, 00886112423568, 00886112674366, 00886112674373, 00886112722227, 05052181803548, 05052182104231, 07427451448480

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