Now employees can hit the road with a travel pro. The HP EliteBook 850 G1 industry leading Ultrabook is ultra-productive in and out of the office. Work with confidence thanks to proven enterprise...
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We calculated the average ratings for all HP notebook PCs and also specifically for HP medium processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases HP had good ratings compared to other brands.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
Most portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 850 G1 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the EliteBook 850 G1 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.
Quite Long Battery Life (max)
With a battery life (max) of 13 hours, the HP EliteBook 850 G1 has one of the longer battery life (max)s amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of this age and spec have battery life (max)s of between 2h and 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.
Intel Core I5 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on portable PCs of this age and spec.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The HP EliteBook 850 G1 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.
This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all laptops that have been around for more than two years.
A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of portable PC.
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Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 850 G1, the HP EliteBook 850 G1 has a front camera.
Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed
The slowest hard drive speed of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook 850 G1 is 4,200 RPM and the fastest is 7,200 RPM. The HP EliteBook 850 G1 has a quite fast hard drive speed (7,200 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 850 G1.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.
Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory
The maximum internal memorys of notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the EliteBook 850 G1 range from 2GB to 32GB. At 16 gigabytes, the EliteBook 850 G1 has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 850 G1.
AC Cables Included
This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots
This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on similar spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age, the EliteBook 850 G1 does not have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Media
This notebook PC has an HDD+SSD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar 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.
Only 32 Solid-State Drive Capacitys
Most notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 850 G1 have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys, including the EliteBook 850 G1 which has 32 solid-state drive capacitys.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on laptops of a similar spec and age to it.
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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss
Most laptops of this age and type have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the EliteBook 850 G1 which has three number of battery cellss.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 850 G1, the EliteBook 850 G1 does not have a touchscreen.
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 portable PCs of this spec and age.
Only 802.11a Wi-Fi Standards
The HP EliteBook 850 G1 has an 802.11a wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11n wi-Fi standards found on most notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it. Across all notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the EliteBook 850 G1 the worst Wi-Fi standard is IEEE 802.11a and the best is 802.11n.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.
6 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 850 G1
Released Over Three Years Ago
HP released the EliteBook 850 G1 over three years ago.
Average Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the HP EliteBook 850 G1 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook 850 G1 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 850 G1.
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Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the EliteBook 850 G1 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the EliteBook 850 G1.
Average Processor Frequency
At 1.9 gigahertz, the EliteBook 850 G1 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the EliteBook 850 G1.
We compared this laptop to all the other 1.9GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs and we think because of it's better review score, the DELL Latitude 12 E7240 is also worth considering.
With a weight of 1.9 kilograms, the EliteBook 850 G1 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 850 G1.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-4xxx
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
HDD, HDD+SSD, SSD, SSD
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1920 x 1080
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4400
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
Number of Built-In Speakers
DTS Studio Sound
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
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
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Operating System Installed
Windows 7 Professional
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