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HP EliteBook 840 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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The HP EliteBook 840 thin and light notebook allows users to be ultra-productive in and out of the office. Work with confidence thanks to proven technologies, security, performance, and management... More
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HP Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Based on 3,995 expert and user reviews, HP has good ratings for its portable PCs. HP also has good ratings specifically for its medium processor cores notebook PCs compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Very Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The EliteBook 840 has a very big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the EliteBook 840. The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.7GB.

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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 comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The HP EliteBook 840 has one of the bigger internal memorys (8 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest internal memory of portable PCs of this age and type is 1GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.5GB.

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 840 has a front camera, as do most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteBook 840 have hard drive speeds of between 4,200 RPM and 7,200 RPM. The EliteBook 840 has a fairly fast hard drive speed (7,200 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Light

The weights of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook 840 range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. With a weight of only 1.3 kilograms, the HP EliteBook 840 is one of the lighter medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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11 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 900 megahertz, the HP EliteBook 840 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most notebook PCs of this age and spec do not have a full-size keyboard. The HP EliteBook 840 is no exception to this as it too 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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as 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.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago the display diagonals range from 10" to 18". With a display diagonal of only 14 inches, the EliteBook 840 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 840.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The EliteBook 840 is a three number of battery cells portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 840 have between one and eight number of battery cellss.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 840, the EliteBook 840 does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8.1 Pro recovery operating system, which is the most frequently found recovery operating system on portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 840

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.3 gigahertz, the EliteBook 840 has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

If you are looking for a faster processor frequency then you might want to look at the HP 8440p[plb_2912403_price] (2.4GHz and higher rated).

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

The EliteBook 840 has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family which is better than most portable PCs of this age and type. Most notebook PCs of this type and age have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook 840 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook 840.

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Specification

Design
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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
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
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp w7p, hp w7pr, hp m7d41, hp w7pro, hp t7n21, hp t7n21a, hp i56300, hp m7d41u, hp i55200, hp i55300, l3z71utaba, hp t7n21aw, hp i56300u, hp m7d41up, hp i55200u, hp i55300u, hp p241302, hp p241302p, hp hddt7n21, hp t7n21awa, hp m7d41upa, hp t7n21awab, hp m7d41upab, hp hddt7n21a, hp m7d41upabu, hp hddt7n21aw, hp t7n21awabu, hp hddt7n21awa, hp hddt7n21awab
Barcodes 00889296218388, 00889296218395, 00889296825524, 00889894682147, 08892962183882

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