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HP ProBook 455 AMD a 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

AMD a 2.2GHz 4GB 500GB Jun 2014
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Meet the demands of your work. Work smarter and look good doing it with an HP ProBook built to perform wherever business takes you. Count on a durable design inside and out, with integrated... More
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HP Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

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

Has a Front Camera

The ProBook 455 has a front camera, unlike most of the other portable PCs that came out more than two years ago which do not have a front camera.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The ProBook 455 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The ProBook 455 has a fairly big display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 455. The display diagonals of portable PCs of this type and age range from 10" to 18".

Laptops with a bigger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo Y70[plb_2964651_price] (17.3" and higher rated).

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The HP ProBook 455 has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards which is better than the 802.11b wi-Fi standards found on most laptops that were launched around the same time as it. In addition, this HP notebook PC has an 802.11g wi-Fi standards.

An 802.11n wi-Fi standards is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard across all comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the ProBook 455.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst Wi-Fi standard is 802.11a.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The ProBook 455 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the ProBook 455 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

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

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4 Reasons Against

Quite Small Internal Memory

Notebook PCs of this type and age have internal memorys of between 2GB and 16GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the ProBook 455 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the ProBook 455.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The ProBook 455 does not have a touchscreen, although this is within the context that most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the ProBook 455 also do not have a touchscreen.

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Very Small Processor Cache

The ProBook 455 has a quite small processor cache (only 1 megabyte) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the ProBook 455. The smallest processor cache of portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ProBook 455 is 1MB and the biggest is 6MB.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

With a battery capacity (Watt hours) of only 40 watt-hours, the ProBook 455 has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. Notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ProBook 455 have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 30Wh and 50Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 44Wh.

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7 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 455

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when HP released the ProBook 455.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.2 gigahertz, the HP ProBook 455 has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the ProBook 455.

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AMD a Processor Family

This laptop has an AMD A processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the HP ProBook 455 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the ProBook 455.

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Average Weight

At 2.2 kilograms, the ProBook 455 has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops of a comparable 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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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Cache
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
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 Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
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
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size 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® 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)
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Battery
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
Warranty Card

Expert Reviews

(21)
17 August 2015

A cheap Linux laptop, but both the software and hardware need more finesse...

14 August 2015

HP, CANONICAL AND EBUYER joined forces recently to release Ubuntu-powered versions of three low-budget, business-focused Windows laptops: the ProBook 255 Ubuntu, ProBook 355 Ubuntu and ProBook 455... Read more…

Cheap, lots of ports, good OS functionality, high capacity HDD
Poor battery life, old version of Ubuntu, mediocre performance
Thick and heavy, dull screen, poor battery life, old version of Ubuntu
30 July 2015

One way to get a dirt-cheap laptop is to buy one not with Windows but Ubuntu preinstalled. That's the case with the £300 HP ProBook 455 G2 Ubuntu edition, but would you be better looking... Read more…

22 July 2015

This collaboration between HP and Canonical partly works, but mediocre performance, poor battery life and a soon to be out-of-date OS stand in the way of Ubuntu's mainstream enterprise success...

13 July 2015

The HP 455 G3 is an unusual mixture of budget and performance, a well specified if slightly old-fashioned machine (are DVD drives really that important these days?) that shouldn't require any...

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User Reviews

(816)
Reviewed 12 June 2014 by Paddcomp
(Verified Purchase)

This is my 4th tablet, after a few excursions into the cheap Chinese tablet market (unsuccessfully, 2 failed with battery issues and too expensive to return to China). I have the previous series 1... Read more…

Reviewed 14 April 2014 by Mr. Sd Margolis

The tablet itself is great but the charging/USB socket is weak and deteriorated until, after 6 months us, it didn't work at all. Asus refused to accept that this was a warranty issue, although I... Read more…

Reviewed 6 June 2014 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

I really loved this tablet for the first 4 weeks, then suddenly it stopped working, wouldn't switch on and wouldn't charge. Evidently Google are aware of the issue because there is a lot about the... Read more…

Reviewed 24 March 2015 by D. J. Willis

I have had my Nexus for 2 years so feel well qualified to comment on its performance. Whilst I have not had hardware problems as many others have reported my big issue is the operating system. It... Read more…

Reviewed 20 September 2014 by Sean Ryan
(Verified Purchase)

My first tablet and I'm loving it. It wasn't intended as my primary mobile internet device (I use a smartphone for that); and for home-computing I use a laptop. The only reason for buying this was... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

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