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HP 8470w

HP 8470w 4 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.4GHz 4GB 750GB HDD 14" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.4GHz 4GB Aug 2013
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Workstation Power. Notebook Mobility. Optimized for Windows 7 Professional, HP's most travel-friendly workstation features ISV-certified, workstation-caliber graphics and powerful processing with... More
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11 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

HP many processor cores laptops have good ratings on average and across all portable PCs HP is one of the better rated manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than two years is 430MHz. The HP 8470w has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencys (650 megahertz) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP 8470w supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of a comparable age and spec to it. This notebook 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 laptops of this type and age.

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

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Has a Front Camera

The HP 8470w has a front camera. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the 8470w also have a front camera.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

The slowest hard drive speed of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the 8470w is 5,400 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP 8470w has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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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 many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on laptops of this type and age.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included on many processor cores laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP 8470w does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago do have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 14 inches, the HP 8470w has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. The average display diagonal of similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago is 16", and the display diagonals range from 10" to 18".

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Very Small Internal Memory

Across all the portable PCs of this age and spec the internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the HP 8470w has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 8470w.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The HP 8470w does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched around the same time as the 8470w also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The HP 8470w has one of the smallest discrete graphics adapter memory (only 1,024 megabyte) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of notebook PCs of this age and type is 1GB and the biggest is 8.2GB.

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6 Other reasons to consider the HP 8470w

Released Over Three Years Ago

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

Average Processor Frequency

The HP 8470w has a pretty typical processor frequency (2.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

If you are looking for a faster processor frequency then you might want to consider the HP 17 G2[plb_2985052_price] (2.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 750 gigabytes, the HP 8470w has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the HP 8470w has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the 8470w.

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HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops of this spec and age. 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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Average Battery Life (max)

At 5.7 hours, the HP 8470w has a relatively standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the 8470w.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
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
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Flash Memory
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
4G
4G Standard
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
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Firewire (IEEE 1394) Ports
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPorts Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
ESATA/USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
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® 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
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
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
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology

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Expert Reviews

(4)
15 November 2012

HP's EliteBook 8470w is a very good implementation of cutting-edge laptop technology alongside fundamental workstation qualities . Particularly the connectivity, upgrade options and casing quality...

21 July 2014

14-calowy notebook do zastosowa? profesjonalnych. Wydajny procesor Core i7 oraz uk?ad graficzny AMD z serii FirePro sprawiaj?, ?e praca nawet z najbardziej wymagaj?cymi aplikacjami b?dzie si?... Read more…

Good system performance
Good mobility qualities
Very good casing, material and build quality
Very good keyboard
Very good connectivity and expansion options
Screen mostly only average quality and covered with a fine, annoying grid
Virtually useless keyboard lamp
Loud hard disk
Cramped arrow keys
3 December 2012

Nu är de här! De starkaste nya Ivy Bridge-modellerna på mobilsidan har dröjt, men nu har de landat med fyrkärniga Core i7-processorer, högre prestanda och sänkt strömförbrukning.Vi har... Read more…

2 November 2012

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Nu är de här! De starkaste nya Ivy Bridge-modellerna på mobilsidan har dröjt, men nu har de landat med fyrkärniga Core i7-processorer, högre prestanda och sänkt strömförbrukning.Vi har... Read more…

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 3 November 2014 by Bill L.
(Verified Purchase)

Replaced Hard drive with 500GB SSD System now is faster than any previous machine and all of it's peers. Get one. ;-)...

Sturdy and durable - feels strong
Works fast
Simple and functional design
Long Battery Life
Needed RAM upgrade
Has no DVDCD drive

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp ly542, hp ly542e, hp ly542et

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