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HP ZBook 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 8GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.5GHz 8GB Sep 2014
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18 Reasons For

HP Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

HP has good average reviews for its many processor core portable PCs as well as across its entire laptop range compared to other manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the ZBook.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of portable PC.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of many processor core portable PCs that came out more than two years ago is 1GHz, the fastest is 3GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.2GHz. At 2.5 gigahertz, the HP ZBook has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to look at the MSI GT60[plb_2520094_price] (2.7GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP ZBook has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the ZBook.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP ZBook supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most similar spec laptops 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.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs of this age and spec.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of laptop.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP ZBook has a front camera. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years also have a front camera.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

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

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

The HP ZBook has one of the faster hard drive speeds (7,200 revolutions per minute) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. The hard drive speeds of similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The HP ZBook has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots across all portable PCs of this age and type.

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

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The HP ZBook has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (32 gigabytes) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. The maximum internal memory of many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the ZBook range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 18GB.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The maximum turbo frequencies of portable PCs of this age and type range from 1.3GHz to 3.9GHz. The HP ZBook has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency (3.5 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Eight Battery Cells

The HP ZBook is a eight battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec have between two and eight battery cells.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

Laptops of this type and age have battery capacities of between 30Wh and 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 59Wh. At 75 watt-hours, the HP ZBook has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the ZBook have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the HP ZBook which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other portable PCs of this age and type, the HP ZBook does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on many processor core portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the ZBook have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the HP ZBook which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The HP ZBook has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

An 802.11a WiFi standard is actually the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst all laptops of this age and type.

An 802.11n WiFi standard is the best Wi-Fi standard across comparable types of laptop.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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6 Other reasons to consider the HP ZBook

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the HP ZBook has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the ZBook.

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Average Weight

At 2.8 kilograms, the HP ZBook has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the ZBook.

Other notebook PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the HP Z Book 15[plb_2344578_price] (2.8kg).

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Average Screen Size

The HP ZBook has a fairly average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the ZBook.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 750 gigabytes, the HP ZBook has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. 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 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
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
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete 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
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
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
Thunderbolt 2 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
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery 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 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 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 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
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features

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Expert Reviews

(34)
4 November 2015

Fast, light and easily upgradeable too, but expensive and with merely okay battery life...

Versatile, accessible enclosure
ISVcertified discrete GPU
Powerful processor and plenty of memory
Decent keyboard and screen
Gorgeous build
Merely okay battery life
Expensive in every specification
Heavier and thicker than rivals
Battery life is worse than competitors
Pricey
27 August 2015

If you require stronger performance than a consumer-grade laptop, but you're also concerned about heft and style, the HP ZBook 14 G2 is a fine device. However, if you need a serious kick for...

26 August 2015

If you require stronger performance than a consumer-grade laptop, but you're also concerned about heft and style, the HP ZBook 14 G2 is a fine device. However, if you need a serious kick for...

The HP ZBook 14 G2 accomplishes what it set out to do: provide workstation-class functionality in a portable 3.5 pound form factor with nearly all-day battery life. Its Intel ?Broadwell? dual-core...

1 June 2015

What is the HP ZBook 14 G2? The ZBook range aims to provide potent portables for working on the road, and the latest addition to HP's stable of office notebooks is one of its slickest and slimmest... Read more…

20 May 2015

Tough but portable, HP 's ZBook laptop will appeal to a professional audience. We review the HP ZBook 15u G2. Also see: Best laptops 2015 . Now that HP has migrated its mobile workstation laptops... Read more…

13 May 2015

The HP ZBook 15u G2 is a lightweight work notebook that offers a military-standard durable design and solid overall performance...

11 May 2015

The HP ZBook 15u G2 looks and feels like an ultrabook, but delivers workstation performance...

20 April 2015

HP's refresh of its ZBook 14 brings Intel's "Broadwell" into the equation, but only in dual-core form. Overall, it's a capable mobile workstation in ultrabook guise, though it's not cheap even...

Computershopper.com

Only for ProfessionalsAs we have mentioned in the beginning of this review, a notebook has strict standards to be met before it can be called an Ultrabook. For the most parts, these standards are...

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