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HP Probook 640 G1

HP Probook 640 G1 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.8GHz 8GB Feb 2014
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12 Reasons For

HP Has Good Portable PC Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all HP laptops and also specifically for HP medium processor cores portable PCs and found that in both cases HP had good reviews.

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Probook 640 G1 is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC.

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Very New PCI Express Slots Version

When compared to other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Probook 640 G1 that we have assessed, the PCI Express slots version of the Probook 640 G1 of 3 is one of the newest. The PCI Express slots versions of medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Probook 640 G1 range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slots version is 2.2.

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

Most comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Probook 640 G1 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Probook 640 G1 which has four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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

Portable PCs that are a similar age to the Probook 640 G1 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 660MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz. The Probook 640 G1 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (1,250 megahertz) amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

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Very Fast Processor Frequency

The processor frequencys of notebook PCs of this age and spec range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz. The Probook 640 G1 has one of the faster processor frequencys (2.8 gigahertz) amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

If you would prefer a faster processor frequency then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire VN7 (2.9GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Probook 640 G1 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Probook 640 G1. Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.5GB.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops of this spec and age, the Probook 640 G1 has a front camera.

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Fairly Fast Processor Boost Frequency

The slowest processor boost frequency of portable PCs of this type and age is 1.3GHz and the fastest is 3.7GHz. With a processor boost frequency of 3.5 gigahertz, the Probook 640 G1 has one of the faster processor boost frequencys amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

The HP Probook 640 G1 has one of the faster hard drive speeds (7,200 revolutions per minute) amongst notebook PCs of this age. The hard drive speeds of medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than two years ago range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other laptops of this age and spec, the Probook 640 G1 does 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 came out more than two years ago. 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 laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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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 laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Probook 640 G1 do not have a touchscreen. The Probook 640 G1 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This notebook PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

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

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP Probook 640 G1

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when HP released the Probook 640 G1.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Probook 640 G1 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Probook 640 G1.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the HP Probook 640 G1 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Average Weight

The HP Probook 640 G1 has a pretty typical weight (2 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free 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)
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
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 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
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
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 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
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
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
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 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

Product Identifiers

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