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HP EliteBook 840 G2

HP EliteBook 840 G2 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 4GB Jul 2015
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10 Reasons For

HP Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

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

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2 is 32GB and the biggest is 2TB. The EliteBook 840 G2 has a fairly big total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most laptops that have been around for around the same time as it. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The memory clock speeds supported by processor of all similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2 ranges from 133MHz (worst) to 1,866MHz (best).

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 840 G2 has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2 also have a front camera.

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Very Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory

When compared to other comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than a year ago that we have checked, the hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of the EliteBook 840 G2 of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The smallest hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of portable PCs of this type and age is 8GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory is 9.6GB.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP EliteBook 840 G2 has one of the faster hard drive speeds amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Across all the laptops of this spec and age the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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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 the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Light

The EliteBook 840 G2 is one of the lighter laptops that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 840 G2 (only 1.6 kilograms) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average weight of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2 is 2kg, and the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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7 Reasons Against

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

Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz. At only 900 megahertz, the EliteBook 840 G2 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2.

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Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This notebook PC has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the EliteBook 840 G2 which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on notebook PCs of a similar spec and 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.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

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

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The EliteBook 840 G2 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook 840 G2 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 840 G2

Released Over a Year Ago

This medium processor cores notebook PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Processor Frequency

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 has a pretty average processor frequency (2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 840 G2.

If this HP portable PC processor frequency is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_3818141_price] (2.3GHz) which is also higher rated.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the EliteBook 840 G2 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Display Diagonal

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 has a pretty typical display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year 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
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by 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 Form Factor
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
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
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 Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
Near Field Communication (NFC)
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
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Bundled Software
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)
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® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
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
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Video Compression Formats

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp h9v82, hp h9v82e, n6q23eaab9, hp p221833, hp p232394, n6q23eaabu, hp h9v82ea, hp h9v82eaa, hp p221833p, hp p232394p, hp h9v82eaab, hp h9v82eaabu
Barcodes 00889296367826, 00889894174284, 00889894201041, 00889894398765, 00889894566980

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