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HP 840 G2 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Jul 2016
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16 Reasons For

HP Laptops Have Good Reviews

HP is one of the better rated portable PC brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and HP also has good reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on new laptops.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The HP 840 G2 has more USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys than most of the medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the 840 G2. Most of the newly released medium processor cores notebook PCs only have between one and three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, however this laptop has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Just Released Seven Months Ago

This portable PC was only released seven months ago.

Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released in the last year, the HP 840 G2 has a front camera.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP 840 G2 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 840 G2.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP 840 G2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most new notebook PCs. Most newly released laptops 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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the 840 G2.

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

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of recently released medium processor cores notebook PCs is 4GB, the biggest is 12GB, and the average internal memory is 6.5GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the HP 840 G2 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the 840 G2.

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SSD Storage Media

The HP 840 G2 has an SSD storage media which is better than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all laptops that were released in the last year.

The worst storage medium across similar types of notebook PC is HDD.

Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the Lenovo X1 Carbon (£1,344.00) (SSD).

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Quite Long Battery Life (max)

At 9.3 hours, the HP 840 G2 has a quite long battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the 840 G2. Across all the recently released similar spec laptops the battery life (max)s range from 4h to 11h.

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HD HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is HD+, which is the most frequently found HD type on latest comparable spec portable PCs.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The HP 840 G2 has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards which is better than most recently released similar spec notebook PCs. Most newly released laptops have an 802.11b wi-Fi standards. In addition, this notebook PC have an 802.11ac and 802.11g wi-Fi standards.

This laptop's Wi-Fi standard (802.11n) is actually the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out in the last 12 months.

The worst Wi-Fi standard amongst similar types of laptop is 802.11a.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The HP 840 G2 has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the notebook PCs that were released in the last year. This notebook PC is a four USB 3.0 port laptop compared to most of the new similar spec portable PCs which only have between one and three USB 3.0 ports.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The HP 840 G2 has bigger solid-state drive capacitys than most of the medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 840 G2. Most of the newly released medium processor cores notebook PCs only have between 8 and 255 solid-state drive capacitys, however this laptop has 256 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the 840 G2 range from 30Wh to 56Wh. At 50 watt-hours, the HP 840 G2 has a quite big battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the 840 G2.

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Silver EPEAT Compliance

This notebook PC has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is the most frequently found EPEAT compliance on new notebook PCs.

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The HP 840 G2 does not have a touchscreen, although keep in mind that most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the 840 G2 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The HP 840 G2 is a three number of battery cells laptop.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP 840 G2

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.2 gigahertz, the HP 840 G2 has a relatively standard processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the 840 G2.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the HP 840 G2 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other new medium processor cores notebook PCs.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 1.6 kilograms, the HP 840 G2 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other recently released comparable spec laptops.

Other portable PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the HP 430 G2 (1.5kg) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 256 gigabytes, the HP 840 G2 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other recently released notebook PCs.

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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
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Configurable TDP-Down
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Panel Type
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Graphics Adapter Open GL Support
Number of Discrete Graphics Adapters Supported
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Near Field Communication (NFC)
4G
WWAN
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPorts Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Recovery Operating System
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
Intel® RealSense Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel HD Graphics
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Built-In Visuals Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Wireless-AC Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
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 (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp 64b, hp 5200, hp 64bi, hp m5j22, hp n6q14, hp 5200u, hp 64bit, hp h9w19, hp n8q14, hp p0c58, hp h9w19e, hp n8q14e, hp p0c58u, hp i55300, hp i55200, hp m5j22u, hp n6q14e, n6q41esuuz, hp i55200u, n6q14eaabe, hp p220152, hp p243674, n6q48eauuz, hp p221532, hp m5j22up, hp n6q14ea, n6q14eaab9, hp p235809, p4s98esuuz
Barcodes 00725350625450, 00888793199244, 00889296306184, 00889296551447, 00889296658603, 00889894188700, 00889894200471, 00889894206909, 00889894294487, 00889894320100, 00889894398727, 00889894398734, 07330381639494

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