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HP 8470p 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Nov 2012
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The HP EliteBook 8470p Notebook PC combines the HP Ultra Extended Life Notebook Battery with the 9-cell primary battery on a properly configured HP EliteBook 8470p for up to 24 hours and 15... More
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17 Reasons For

HP Has Good Laptop Reviews

HP is one of the superior portable PC manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and HP also has good ratings for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

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

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Quite New PCI Express Slots Version

The average PCI Express slots version of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 8470p is 2.2. At 3, the HP 8470p has a quite new PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 8470p.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the HP 8470p has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 8470p is 360MHz.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

The average processor frequency of portable PCs of this age and type is 2.1GHz. At 2.5 gigahertz, the HP 8470p has a quite fast processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 2.5GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the HP 8460p[plb_1458088_price].

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP 8470p supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most laptops of a similar age and spec to it. Most laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this HP portable PC 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 notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the 8470p.

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

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Quite Long Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 9.25 hours, the HP 8470p has a quite long battery life (max) compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the 8470p. The battery life (max)s of portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the 8470p range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP 8470p has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the 8470p also have a front camera.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP 8470p has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the 8470p have hard drive speeds of between 4,200 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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Fairly Big Operating Vibration

The HP 8470p has a quite big operating vibration (0.75 gravity) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the 8470p. The operating vibrations of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 0.5G to 110G.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

At 2,500 megahertz, the HP 8470p has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age. The average processor clock speed of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the 8470p is 2,100MHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 800MHz to 3,100MHz.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The HP 8470p has a quite big battery capacity (Watt hours) (55 watt-hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than two years. Across all the laptops that were released more than two years ago the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 5Wh to 100Wh.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on portable PCs of this age and type.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the 8470p, the HP 8470p does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. 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 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 8470p, the HP 8470p does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This portable PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is the most frequently found recovery operating system on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Only 4.1GB Internal Memory Size

This portable PC has a 4.1GB internal memory size, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4.0 EDR bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Non-Operating Vibration

Portable PCs of this age and spec have non-operating vibrations of between 1G and 160G, and the average non-operating vibration is 2.1G. With a non-operating vibration of 1.5 gravity, the HP 8470p has a fairly big non-operating vibration compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Quite Big Non-Operating Shock

The HP 8470p has a quite big non-operating shock (200 gravity) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the 8470p. The non-operating shocks of comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 60G to 240G, and the average non-operating shock is 130G.

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6 Other reasons to consider the HP 8470p

Released Over Four Years Ago

HP released the 8470p over four years ago.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The HP 8470p has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Most laptops of a similar type and age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP 8470p has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the 8470p.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the HP 8470p has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the 8470p.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the HP 8470p has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the 8470p.

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Average Weight

The HP 8470p has a fairly average weight (2.1 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the 8470p.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 2.1kg heavy portable PCs currently available including the HP 8460p[plb_1458088_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

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Processor Memory Clock Speed
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Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots (available)
Memory Slots
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Memory Clock Speed
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Internal Memory Size
Hard Drive
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Storage
Total Storage Capacity
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Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
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Touchscreen
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Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
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Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
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Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Second Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Rear Camera
Built-In Camera
Front Camera
Networking
Cabling Technology
4G
Data Network
WWAN
3G Standards
Bluetooth Version
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Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Networking Features
3G
Bluetooth
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Modem (RJ-11) Ports
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Firewire (IEEE 1394) Ports
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
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USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
S-Video Port
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TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
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Bundled Software
Recovery Operating System
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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® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
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
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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
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® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
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
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
External Power Adapter
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Security
Face Recognition
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
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Packaging Data
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
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Non-Operating Vibration
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
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Intel Visual Technology
Power Supply Type
Internal Modem
Floppy Drive Installed
Ethernet Interface Type
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port
Display
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Expert Reviews

(12)
12 June 2013

HP's EliteBook 8470p offers stacks of built-in features, security options and connections to the past. It's a solidly built business machine with great performance and it feels comfortable to use....

Performance
Solid build quality
Good keyboard
Lots of built-in features
Robust metal case
Touchpad sometimes unreliable
Screen resolution too low
Feels heavy
Bulky appearance
Poor contrast display
29 May 2013

If you're the type of user who wants a lot of power and plenty of features in their laptop , the business-oriented HP EliteBook 8470p is worth a look. It's a chunky beast that actually gives you a... Read more…

HP's EliteBook 8470p offers stacks of built-in features, security options and connections to the past. It's a solidly built business machine with great performance and it feels comfortable to use....

1 November 2012

EliteBook 8470p: Known strengths and weaknesses When on the hunt for a business notebook that reaches high demands, sooner or later you will certainly find yourself looking at the HP EliteBooks....

4 September 2012

The HP EliteBook 8470p is an impressive overall performer, so much so that it seems somewhat reductive to simply pigeonhole it as a business-class laptop. It's armed with enough oomph to handle...

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User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 4 July 2016 by G.T. B
(Verified Purchase)

Bought this HP EliteBook 8470p 14-inch Notebook from 'The Designer Laptop Shop'; it was for my computer naive brother and replaced his Acer 5532. Given the HP laptop is circa four years old it's... Read more…

Reviewed 29 June 2016 by Drfridge
(Verified Purchase)
(Verified Purchase)

It is in working condition.But not the worth for the cost show as Hardware casing life does not showing any value add.I feel like casing will last soon after few months time .HDMI port is also not... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp 64b, hp 8470, hp 3320, hp 3210, hp 64bi, hp b5p22, hp 3210m, hp 64bit, hp a5u78, hp 8470p, hp 3320m, hp a5u78a, hp b5p22u, hp b5p22ut, hp a5u78av, hp b5p22uta, hp b5p22utab, hp b5p22utaba
Barcodes 00065430005643, 00738759679948, 00887111047069, 00887111304162, 00887111304223, 00887111670731, 00887111811264, 00887111882479, 00887111882486, 00887111883032, 00887111883049

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