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HP EliteBook 820
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HP EliteBook 820 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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Now employees can hit the road with a travel-ready companion. The HP EliteBook 820 thin and light notebook is ultra-mobile in and out of the office. Work with confidence thanks to proven... More
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10 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all HP portable PCs and also specifically for HP medium processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases HP had good reviews compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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Very Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 that we have assessed, the maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of the EliteBook 820 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. Across all the notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 820 the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 2.7GB.

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

The HP EliteBook 820 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook 820 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 820 is 1GB and the biggest is 16GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the EliteBook 820 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the EliteBook 820.

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 820 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 820 also have a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 820 have hard drive speeds of between 4,200 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP EliteBook 820 has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook 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|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Light

Similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteBook 820 have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg. The EliteBook 820 is quite light (only 1.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 820.

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11 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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

The EliteBook 820 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (only 900 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of similar spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago is 10" and the biggest is 18". The HP EliteBook 820 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 12.5 inches) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other portable PCs that have been around for more than two years, the EliteBook 820 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type. 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 typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the EliteBook 820 which has three number of battery cellss.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 820, the EliteBook 820 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This portable PC has a Windows 8.1 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 820

Released Over Two Years Ago

This laptop has been on the market for over two years.

Average Processor Frequency

The EliteBook 820 has a pretty standard processor frequency (2.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

Portable PCs with a faster processor frequency that might be worth considering include the HP 8440p (2.4GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

The HP EliteBook 820 has a better processor family than most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. This HP portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time 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 EliteBook 820 has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
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
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 Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
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 DirectX 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
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
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
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® Smart Response Technology
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
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
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)
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 Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

Expert Reviews

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15 June 2015

The HP Elitebook 820 G2. Test model courtesy of HP Germany.The HP Elitebook 820 G2 is a Broadwell upgrade of the 820 G1. Only the innards are different while the outside remained the same. The new...

No doubt the HP EliteBook 820 will appeal to those who appreciate an Ultrabook with upgradable internals and a removable battery. Once staples of the laptop world, these useful features have...

21 February 2014

Lisa Gade reviews the HP EliteBook 820, a 12.5? business laptop with Intel 4th generation Haswell CPUs. The 2.94 lb. is very stylish, with a magnesium lid, tapered sides yet it's MIL Spec durable.... Read more…

3 February 2014

There are some very nice touches on the HP EliteBook 820 G1, especially the way it fits an Ethernet port into something much thinner than many business travellers are used to. This isn't the brick...

3 February 2014

HP isn't going to win a style prize for the EliteBook 820 G1, especially compared to sleek-looking hybrid notebooks from Lenovo or the VaporMag-coated Surface Pro 2. But for the business user, a...

1 February 2014

The HP Elitebook 820 is a needed departure from the company's tradition. Though fans of older systems may balk at the new notebook's plastic chassis, the new design is lighter, thinner and less...

11 December 2013

It's hardly surprising that most Ultrabooks tend to have 12-inch or 13-inch screens since, of course, that helps to keep their size and weight as low as possible. For some reason, though, HP seems... Read more…

2 December 2013

A solid laptop, which delivers solid performance. The upgradeability will help to extend the life of the product, and the only letdown is the battery life...

1 October 2013

HP presented a large number of new notebooks today aimed at the business segment. They're all part of the existing ProBook and EliteBook series from HP. According to Herbert Koeck, managing... Read more…

27 July 2015

Mise à niveau vers Broadwell. L'EliteBook 820 G2 est un ultraportable de 12,5 pouces dédié aux professionnels. L'impression générale est bonne, mais avec un prix fixé à un peu moins de 2000... Read more…

Matte, bright, contrastrich IPS display
Excellent case quality
Highend input devices
LTE modem
Easy Maintenance
Fan produces side noise
Poor speakers
High price point
El ventilador produce ruido lateral
Malos altavoces
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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp t7n74, hp t7n74a, l3z36utaba, hp t7n74aw, hp t7n74awa, hp t7n74awab, hp t7n74awabu
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Four Number of Battery Cellss
19% Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
1.5" Bigger Display Diagonal
Eleven Less Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness
Three Times Smaller Total Storage Capacity

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Four Number of Battery Cellss
200MHz Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
Bigger Display Diagonal
0.1GHz Faster Processor Boost Frequency
Nine Times Smaller Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
96% Smaller Total Storage Capacity
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