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HP EliteBook 840 G2
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HP EliteBook 840 G2 2 Core Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-5xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Aug 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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14 Reasons For

HP Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Medium processor cores notebook PCs manufactured by HP have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all notebook 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 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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

The EliteBook 840 G2 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The EliteBook 840 G2 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year the memory clock speeds supported by processor ranges from 133MHz (worst) to 1,866MHz (best).

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SSD Storage Media

The EliteBook 840 G2 has an SSD storage media which is better than the HDD storage media found on most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. 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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2.

An HDD storage media is the worst storage medium amongst comparable types of laptop.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The EliteBook 840 G2 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels notebook PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all laptops that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 840 G2.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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Intel Core I7-5xxx Processor Family

The EliteBook 840 G2 has an Intel Core i7-5xxx processor family which is better than most medium processor cores notebook PCs 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 have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. Across all laptops of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook 840 G2 the worst processor family is AMD E and the best is Intel Core i7-4xxx.

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Has a Front Camera

The EliteBook 840 G2 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 is a four USB 3.0 port portable PC. Most of the other laptops of this age and spec have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Light

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 is fairly light (only 1.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 840 G2. Across all the comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the EliteBook 840 G2 the weights range from 940g to 3.8kg.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 1.6kg heavy notebook PCs currently available including the Stream 13[pl_2499796_price], or the Stream 13[pl_2816949_price] both from HP which has better reviews.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The average processor cache of laptops of a similar age and type to the EliteBook 840 G2 is 3.1MB, and the processor caches range from 1MB to 6MB. The HP EliteBook 840 G2 has one of the bigger processor caches (4 megabytes) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on laptops of this age and spec.

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4 Reasons Against

Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This portable PC has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteBook 840 G2 have a full-size keyboard, however the HP EliteBook 840 G2 does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 840 G2 do not have a touchscreen. The EliteBook 840 G2 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops that were launched more than a year ago.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 840 G2

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.4 gigahertz, the EliteBook 840 G2 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

Portable PCs with a faster processor frequency that might be worth looking at include the UX303UB[pl_2993330_price] (2.5GHz), or the X555UB[pl_2993334_price] (2.5GHz) both from Asus which also has a higher rating.

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Average Internal Memory

The HP EliteBook 840 G2 has a relatively average internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

Other 8GB internal memory laptops currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the DELL Vostro 15 3558[plb_2926403_price].

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Average Display Diagonal

The EliteBook 840 G2 has a fairly average display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 256 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook 840 G2 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Specification

Design
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Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
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Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
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
Maximum Internal Memory
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
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
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
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 Port
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® 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® 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 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
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp w81, hp w81p, hp j8r62, hp j8r64, hp j8r63, hp j8r62e, hp j8r64e, hp j8r63e, hp i75600, hp p227144, hp j8r63ea, hp p232389, hp p220165, hp i75600u, hp p233678, hp j8r62ea, hp p234892, hp j8r64ea, hp p233678p, hp ssdj8r62, hp ssdj8r64, hp p234892p, hp j8r64eaa, hp p227144p, hp j8r63ear, hp p232389p, hp p220165p, hp j8r64eaab, hp intel5500, apple i75500
Barcodes 00889296177128, 00889296177135, 00889296177142, 00889296233466, 00889296367642, 00889296367666, 00889296405672

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