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HP EliteBook 840 G1 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Oct 2013
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12 Reasons For

Good Brand

Medium processor cores notebook PCs produced by HP have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just medium processor cores notebook PCs) and found that HP also has good reviews across its entire range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.

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

Most laptops of a comparable age and spec to the EliteBook 840 G1 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the EliteBook 840 G1 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

When compared to other portable PCs that have been around for more than two years, the battery life (max) of the EliteBook 840 G1 of 15.25 hours is one of the longest. Across all the similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 840 G1 the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h.

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SSD Storage Media

The EliteBook 840 G1 has an SSD storage media which is better than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for 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.

This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium amongst all laptops of this type and age.

Amongst similar types of laptop 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 typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP EliteBook 840 G1 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Light

At only 1.6 kilograms, the EliteBook 840 G1 is fairly light compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 840 G1. The average weight of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.1kg, and 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 portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of laptops that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G1 is 12GB, and the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the EliteBook 840 G1 has one of the bigger maximum internal memorys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Has a Touchscreen

The HP EliteBook 840 G1 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteBook 840 G1 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 typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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8 Reasons Against

Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

When compared to other laptops of this age and type that we have assessed, the EliteBook 840 G1's total storage capacity of only 128 gigabytes is one of the smallest. The total storage capacitys of laptops that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 840 G1 range from 1GB to 1.5TB.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago, the HP EliteBook 840 G1 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The EliteBook 840 G1 is a three number of battery cells notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have between one and eight number of battery cellss.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The EliteBook 840 G1 is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the EliteBook 840 G1 have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This notebook PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is the most commonly found recovery operating system on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards

The EliteBook 840 G1 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most portable PCs of a similar type and age to it. This portable PC has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards, whereas most notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it have an 802.11n wi-Fi standards. Across all notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G1 the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is IEEE 802.11a.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 840 G1

Released Over Three Years Ago

HP released the EliteBook 840 G1 over three years ago.

Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the EliteBook 840 G1 has a relatively standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the EliteBook 840 G1 has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Average Processor Frequency

At 1.9 gigahertz, the EliteBook 840 G1 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out 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
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
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
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
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 Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
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
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
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)
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 Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00888182141861, 00888182223826

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