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HP 240 G3

HP 240 G3 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.86GHz 2GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Celeron 1.86GHz 2GB Jun 2015
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
Get connected with the value-priced HP 240 G3 Notebook PC. Complete business tasks with Intel technology, essential multimedia tools and Windows 8.1 loaded on the HP 240. The durable chassis helps... More
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8 Reasons For

HP Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

HP has good average ratings for its medium processor cores notebook PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 313 megahertz, the HP 240 G3 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the 240 G3. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the 240 G3 is 100MHz and the fastest is 650MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP 240 G3 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP 240 G3 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year also have a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the 240 G3 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the HP 240 G3 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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20 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of the HP 240 G3 of only 756 megahertz is one of the slowest amongst laptops of this age and type. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the 240 G3 is 950MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago that we have assessed, the maximum internal memory supported by processor of the HP 240 G3 of only 8 gigabytes is one of the smallest. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 240 G3 range from 8GB to 32GB.

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Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

The HP 240 G3 is a laptop that uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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Only Four Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 240 G3 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, including the HP 240 G3 which has four maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The HP 240 G3 is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC.

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Only Two Total Number of SATA Connectorss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the 240 G3 have between two and three total number of SATA connectorss, including the HP 240 G3 which has two total number of SATA connectorss.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The average internal memory of portable PCs of this type and age is 6.3GB, and the internal memorys range from 2GB to 16GB. The HP 240 G3 has a very small internal memory (only 2 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 240 G3.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 2GB internal memory portable PCs and we think the HP Stream 13[plb_2499796_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, 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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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of only 1.86 gigahertz, the HP 240 G3 has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. The average processor frequency of laptops of a similar age and type to the 240 G3 is 2.2GHz.

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Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The HP 240 G3 has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than most portable PCs of this type and age. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. Across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago the processor family ranges from AMD E (worst) to Intel Core i7-4xxx (best).

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The HP 240 G3 has one of the smallest processor caches (only 1 megabyte) amongst notebook PCs of this age. The smallest processor cache of laptops of this age and spec is 1MB, the biggest is 6MB, and the average processor cache is 3.1MB.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 240 G3 have between two and three processor threadss, including the HP 240 G3 which has two processor threadss.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the 240 G3 do not have a touchscreen. The HP 240 G3 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The HP 240 G3 is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the 240 G3 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the HP 240 G3 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago. The maximum internal memorys of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 240 G3 range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

The HP 240 G3 has a very slow processor boost frequency (only 2.13 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the 240 G3. Portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the 240 G3 have processor boost frequencys of between 2GHz and 3.7GHz.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacitys of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 240 G3 range from 250GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 690GB. At only 500 gigabytes, the HP 240 G3 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 240 G3.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The hard drive speeds of portable PCs that are a similar age to the 240 G3 range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM. The HP 240 G3 has one of the slowest hard drive speeds (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP 240 G3

Released Over a Year Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP 240 G3 has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 240 G3.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the HP 240 G3 has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Weight

The HP 240 G3 has a pretty standard weight (1.9 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the 240 G3.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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