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HP EliteBook Folio 9470m
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HP EliteBook Folio 9470m 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Nov 2012
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Everything a business Ultrabook should be. Travel light at full power. HP's first business Ultrabook with docking capabilities included, the HP EliteBook Folio keeps you productive from the... More
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6 Reasons For

HP Has Good Portable PC Reviews

HP medium processor cores portable PCs have good reviews on average and across all portable PCs HP is one of the superior manufacturers.

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

Most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the EliteBook Folio 9470m which has three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The hard drive speeds of similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 4,200 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 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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AC Cables Included

This notebook PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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9 Reasons Against

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The EliteBook Folio 9470m is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago have a front camera, however the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for more than two years also do not 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 frequently found storage media on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. 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 medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago do not have a touchscreen. The EliteBook Folio 9470m is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

Laptops of this age and type have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3GHz. With a processor boost frequency of only 2.6 gigahertz, the EliteBook Folio 9470m has one of the slower processor boost frequencys amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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7 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when HP released the EliteBook Folio 9470m.

Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 8.5 hours, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a relatively standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the EliteBook Folio 9470m has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the EliteBook Folio 9470m has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook Folio 9470m.

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Average Display Diagonal

The EliteBook Folio 9470m has a pretty typical display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Average Processor Frequency

The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a fairly average processor frequency (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the EliteBook Folio 9470m.

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Average Weight

At 1.6 kilograms, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Networking
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
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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® 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
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
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 Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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 Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

3 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(40)
9 October 2013

Summary: Elitebook Folio 9470m packs a number of features and great performance in a very professional looking package.Ultra-sleek, thin and light, finished with a classy soft touch silver paint.... Read more…

6 June 2013

The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m is a well-made ultrabook-style system with a particularly good combination of keyboard and touchpad. We like the removable battery and the optional battery slice, but...

HP's EliteBook Folio 9470m is a well built, good looking and very comfortable to use Ultrabook, and it's also very fast. All of that good stuff comes at a high price that's perhaps typical of...

29 April 2013

Over the past few years our expectations of what our laptops are capable of have changed dramatically. Not all that long ago we were content with simply having a reasonably fast portable computer... Read more…

19 April 2013

The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m falls into the same trap as so many other laptops: it has good processing power, the body is well built and the battery life is more than sufficient, but the screen is...

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Reviewed 13 May 2015 by Nick T.
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Reviewed 7 January 2015 by Edward N.
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Reviewed 1 March 2015 by Edward P.
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Reviewed 8 September 2014 by RICHARD G.
(Verified Purchase)

I wish I could install this ssd on my head...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp c9j10, hp c9j10u, hp c9j10ut, hpqd0n28paakl
Barcodes 00887111810557, 00887111918734, 00887111919410, 00887111995063

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