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HP ZBook 17 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 1TB HDD 17.3" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB Sep 2014
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On the go creativity knows no limits with a choice of Windows 8.1 or Linux on a vivid 17.3 diagonal HP ZBook 17 G2. Showcase your best work in the office or on the go and take advantage of HP's... More
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27 Reasons For

HP Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

Many processor core portable PCs produced by HP have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all notebook PCs (not just many processor core portable PCs) and found that HP also has good ratings across its entire range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

When compared to other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17, the HP ZBook 17's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,300 megahertz is one of the fastest. Across all the portable PCs of a similar age and type to the ZBook 17 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,200MHz.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the ZBook 17 has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the ZBook 17. Laptops that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 17 have discrete graphics adapter memory capacities of between 1GB and 8GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.5GB.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The HP ZBook 17 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all portable PCs of a similar age and type to the ZBook 17.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Big Screen Size

The screen sizes of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 17 range from 10" to 18". With a screen size of 17.3 inches, the ZBook 17 has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ZBook 17 is 2.2GHz. At 2.8 gigahertz, the ZBook 17 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB. At 16 gigabytes, the HP ZBook 17 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the ZBook 17.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 17 have total storage capacity of between 32GB and 2TB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the HP ZBook 17 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ZBook 17.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the ZBook 17, the HP ZBook 17 has a full-size keyboard.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ZBook 17 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops of a comparable age and type to the ZBook 17.

Amongst similar types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago, the ZBook 17 has a front camera.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacity of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 250GB to 2TB. The ZBook 17 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Across all the portable PCs that are a comparable age to the ZBook 17 the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. The HP ZBook 17 has a fairly fast hard drive speed (7,200 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The biggest memory slots of the HP ZBook 17 is 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most common memory slots.

This portable PC's memory slots (4x SO-DIMM) is actually the best memory slots across all comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the ZBook 17.

A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is the worst memory slots across comparable types of portable PC.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The ZBook 17 has a quite big maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. The smallest maximum internal memory of laptops of a similar type and age to the ZBook 17 is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The smallest maximum internal memory (64-bit) of notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17 is 4GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 20GB. At 32 gigabytes, the ZBook 17 has a fairly big maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the ZBook 17.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The HP ZBook 17 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency (3.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17. The slowest maximum turbo frequency of many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 17 is 1.3GHz and the fastest is 3.9GHz.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

Notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have discrete graphics adapter memory of between 1GB and 8.2GB. With a discrete graphics adapter memory of 4,096 megabytes, the ZBook 17 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memory amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Eight Battery Cells

Most many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the ZBook 17 have between two and eight battery cells, including the HP ZBook 17 which has eight battery cells.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

At 83 watt-hours, the ZBook 17 has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the ZBook 17. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ZBook 17 the battery capacities range from 30Wh to 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 59Wh.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most portable PCs of this age and type have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the ZBook 17 which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The HP ZBook 17 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ZBook 17 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The ZBook 17 is a one USB 2.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ZBook 17 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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Heavy

At 3.4 kilograms, the ZBook 17 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago. The weights of many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the ZBook 17 range from 430g to 4.8kg.

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Thick

At 34 millimeters, the ZBook 17 is fairly thick compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. The heights of similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17 range from 8.6mm to 180mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP ZBook 17

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over two years.

HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec. 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.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
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
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
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
3D Compatible
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Supported Number of Colours Display
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Disc
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Headphone Out Port
Thunderbolt 2 Port
Thunderbolt Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPort
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management 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
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Intel QuickPath Interconnect
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 Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
WiFi Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology
Display

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Expert Reviews

(23)
15 July 2015

From low-cost Chromebooks to high-end hybrids, and the explosion of diverse, different-shaped Windows devices, there's a dizzying amount of choice out there for anyone looking to replace their... Read more…

Powerful CPU and GPU combination
Lots of storage, memory and expansion options
High quality colour, accurate display
High quality colouraccurate display
Excellent performance, vibrant display, ample connectivity, durable design
Large and hefty
Expensive
Audio support is somewhat lacking
Expensive, ports are condensed, bulky
Amount of storage
10 February 2015

While performance is paramount, HP's workstation line-up is also claimed to have better reliability, with carefully tested parts backed by a three year warranty.For best effect you'll obviously... Read more…

7 February 2015

The HP ZBook 17 G2 does so many things well its flaws are forgivable. It outperforms all the mobile workstations we've reviewed in most categories by a very large margin. However, its display...

6 February 2015

The HP ZBook 17 G2 does so many things well its flaws are forgivable. It outperforms all the mobile workstations we've reviewed in most categories by a very large margin. However, its display...

4 January 2015

HP ZBook 17 G2 The HP ZBook 17 G2 is still a really good mobile workstation . You can equip it with very powerful components, there are numerous options for upgrades and the cooling solution is...

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User Reviews

(6)
Reviewed 14 June 2015 by Warren Callaway

Unfortunately, I am returning my second zbook for exchange. The first one I received had an inoperative display. The only dream color I could see was black. HP could not resolve the problem so B&H... Read more…

Reviewed 13 June 2015 by Wenn79

I purchased the HP 17.3 ZBook Notebook in mid Dec. 2014 and had difficulties with it from the start but thought it was a matter of getting used to it vs. my Toshiba. I specifically wanted a heavy... Read more…

Reviewed 2 February 2015 by Melkordy

This workstation is really well built. The feeling of the keyboard is amazing and it doesn't bend under your fingers even if you press harder than normal. I really admire the panel hinges, they... Read more…

Reviewed 19 October 2015 by Physicist
Physicist would recommend the HP ZBook 17 G2 (Verified Purchase)

Second unit we purchased for CAD and graphic intensive work...

Reviewed 15 October 2015 by Anonymous

I bought it for the processor power and graphics to run Solid Works on a laptop. It does a great job, and is fast. The battery life is a little short at about 2-3 hours. Otherwise a good purchase...

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers k3100m, k4k44u, i74810, hp ddr3, k4k44ut, i74810m, hp k1100, hp k3100, hp k4k44, hp ddr3l, hp k3100m, hp k4k44u, hp i74810, hp i74710, hp i76700, hp k1100m, k4k44utaba, hp i76700h, hp k4k44ut, hp i74810m, hp i74710m, hp mfgk4k44, hp k4k44uta, hp i74710mq, hp i76700hq, hp mfgk4k44u, hp k4k44utab, hp mfgk4k44ut
Barcodes 00760194180871, 00808113010318, 00888793822913, 06953040929098, 08887938229138

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