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HP EliteBook 745
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HP EliteBook 745 4 Core AMD a 2.1GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

4 AMD a 2.1GHz 8GB Aug 2014
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The thin and light design with optional FHD touch display makes the HP EliteBook 700 series ideal for professionals in and out of the office. Work proficiently and confidently with HP technology... More
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7 Reasons For

HP Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

HP is one of the superior portable PC brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and HP also has good ratings for its many processor cores notebook PCs.

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

Most many processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 745 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the EliteBook 745 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP EliteBook 745 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 745 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 745 has a front camera, as do most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 745.

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Light

The HP EliteBook 745 is one of the lighter portable PCs of this age and spec (only 1.6 kilograms) amongst portable PCs of this age. The average weight of portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteBook 745 is 2.5kg.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP EliteBook 745 has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the EliteBook 745. The slowest hard drive speed of portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 745 is 5,400 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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5 Reasons Against

Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 14 inches, the EliteBook 745 has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average display diagonal of many processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 16".

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most notebook PCs of this age and spec do not have a touchscreen. The HP EliteBook 745 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the EliteBook 745 which has three number of battery cellss.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

The average hard drive capacity of notebook PCs of this age and type is 800GB. The EliteBook 745 has one of the smaller hard drive capacitys (only 500 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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6 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 745

Released Over Two Years Ago

This HP portable PC was released over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.1 gigahertz, the HP EliteBook 745 has a pretty typical processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the EliteBook 745 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 745.

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AMD a Processor Family

The EliteBook 745 has an AMD A processor family which is better than most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it. Most laptops of a similar age and type to it have an Intel Core i7 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the EliteBook 745 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the EliteBook 745.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the AORUS X3 Plus (512GB), or the Asus NX500JK (512GB) which also has a higher rating.

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HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on notebook PCs that are a comparable age to 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.

If you want a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the Samsung NP905S3G (SSD) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Design
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Processor
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Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
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Processor Model
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Memory Clock Speed
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Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
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
DisplayPorts Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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)
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

Expert Reviews

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18 December 2015

Thanks to the AMD A12 Pro processor, HP is able to deliver top-shelf performance at an affordable price with the EliteBook 745 G3. This mid-range business notebook packs mainstream performance, a...

17 December 2015

Thanks to the AMD A12 Pro processor, HP is able to deliver top-shelf performance at an affordable price with the EliteBook 745 G3. This mid-range business notebook packs mainstream performance, a...

17 September 2014

Compared with the Elitebook 840 , only the innards have been modified in the identically built Elitebook 745. The new AMD APU makes an overall good impression. Although the APU's processor part...

5 October 2014

Kaveri dans le monde professionnel. Le prix d'environ 900 euros devrait rendre le tout nouveau 14 pouces professionnel de HP plutôt intéressant. Fin et élégant, le châssis intègre de... Read more…

12 October 2014

Kaveri voor de zakenwereld. De prijs van ongeveer ?900 is bedoeld om HP's nieuwste 14 inch zakelijke laptop aantrekkelijk te maken. De fabrikant heeft meerdere zakelijke functionaliteiten en goede... Read more…

13 October 2014

EliteBook 745 ró?ni si? od identycznego EliteBooka 840 podzespo?ami wewn?trznymi. Zastosowany w nim procesor AMD nie dorównuje wydajno?ci? nawet niskonapi?ciowym Core i5 i Core i7 Intela....

10 August 2015

A HP é bem conhecida tanto pela sua linha residencial quanto empresarial, e dessa vez tivemos a oportunidade de testar um Notebook dessa linha mais ?séria? da empresa, o HP EliteBook 745 G2... Read more…

Solid casing
Highquality materials
Good build
Excellent input devices
Matte screen surface
Poor screen (dark, lowcontrast, bluish cast)
Slecht beeldscherm (donker, contrastarm, blauwe tint)
Kiepska matryca (niska jasno obrazu, kty widzenia, zaniebieszczenie obrazu)
Mala pantalla (oscura, contraste bajo, tinte azulado)
Schlechter Bildschirm (dunkel, kontrastarm, blaustichig)
25 September 2014

Kaveri para los negocios. Un precio de unos 900 Euros debería hacer atractivo al nuevo portátil 14" clase business de HP. La compañía saca una carcasa delgada y elegante fusionada con... Read more…

11 February 2015

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18 January 2016

HP EliteBook 745 G3Licht und Schatten liegen beim HP EliteBook 745 G3 dicht beieinander. Zu den Stärken des Gerätes zählen unter anderem das wertige Gehäuse, die exzellenten Eingabegeräte...

Excellent keyboard
Physical trackpad buttons
Fast performance
Stabiles Gehuse, saubere Verarbeitung, exzellente Eingabegerte, hochauflsendes, helles und blickwinkelstabiles IPSDisplay, solide Anwendungsleistung
USB Typ C
Large screen bezels
Touch isn't standard
Kurze Akkulaufzeiten, keine Wartungsklappe, nur 2x USB Typ A
Kartenleser schlecht erreichbar, mige Webcam
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