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HP EliteBook 840 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB Sep 2014
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14 Reasons For

HP Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

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

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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

The EliteBook 840 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the EliteBook 840 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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12 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The HP EliteBook 840 is a 12 maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook 840 have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The internal memorys of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the EliteBook 840 range from 1GB to 16GB. With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the EliteBook 840 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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SSD Storage Media

The EliteBook 840 has an SSD storage media which is better than most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. Most laptops that were released 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.

An SSD storage media is in fact the best storage medium amongst all similar spec laptops that have been available for more than two years.

Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 840 has a front camera. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 840 also have a front camera.

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Light

With a weight of only 1.6 kilograms, the HP EliteBook 840 is one of the lighter portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the EliteBook 840 amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

When compared to other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years that we have checked, the maximum internal memory of the EliteBook 840 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The smallest maximum internal memory of laptops of this type and age is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook 840 have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys, including the EliteBook 840 which has 256 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Has a Touchscreen

The HP EliteBook 840 has a touchscreen, unlike most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec which do not have a touchscreen.

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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 more than two years.

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9 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the EliteBook 840 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the HP EliteBook 840 has a very slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook 840.

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

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 840 range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz. The HP EliteBook 840 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook 840, the HP EliteBook 840 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 840 is 510GB, and the total storage capacitys range from 1GB to 1.5TB. At only 256 gigabytes, the EliteBook 840 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 840.

If this notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Fujitsu LifeBook E754[plb_2475302_price] (320GB).

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.7 gigahertz, the EliteBook 840 has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. The processor frequencys of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The EliteBook 840 is a three number of battery cells portable PC.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The HP EliteBook 840 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. Laptops of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 840 wi-Fi standardss range from IEEE 802.11a (worst) to 802.11n (best).

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 840

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Display Diagonal

The HP EliteBook 840 has a pretty average display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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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)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
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
4G Standard
3G Standards
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
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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 Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
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
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
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
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
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
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers i56300, i56300u, hp m5j22, hp t9x55, hp h9w19, hp t7n25, hp v1b70, hp t7n25a, hp i55200, hp v1b70e, hp i56300, hp m5j22u, hp i56200, hp t9x55e, hp h9w19e, hp i55300, f1n74eauug, hp v1b70ea, hp i56300u, hp p243685, hp p235708, f1q96eaaby, hp m5j22up, hp i56200u, hp t9x55ea, hp h9w19ea, hp i55300u, hp p243699, hp p235809, f1q52eaaby
Barcodes 00888793199244, 00888793284759, 00888793377536, 00888793377796, 00888793377819, 00888793408490, 00888793408506, 00888793408513, 00888793488485, 00888793777107, 00889296032021, 00889296032984, 00889296658603, 00889894695567, 00889894881786, 00889894881823, 00889894898470, 00889899052846, 00889899109816, 00889899560839

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