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HP ProBook 6560b
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HP ProBook 6560b 15.6" Laptop

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15.6" 2.5kg Dec 2012
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Versatility expert. Get the job done anywhere, anytime. From writing reports to attending mobile meetings, this HP ProBook is perfect for everyday business tasks. More
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HP ProBook 6560b Review - Business Class Notebook
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HP Probook 6560b Review

2 Reasons For

HP Laptops Have Good Reviews

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

Very Small Minimum Hard Disk Space

At only 128 gigabytes, the ProBook 6560b has a fairly small minimum hard disk space compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 6560b. The minimum hard disk spaces of comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the ProBook 6560b range from 120GB to 320GB, and the average minimum hard disk space is 240GB.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

The ProBook 6560b does not have a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs that came out more than two years ago also do not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The HP ProBook 6560b does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 6560b do not have a touchscreen. The ProBook 6560b is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The ProBook 6560b has one of the slower memory clock speeds (only 1,333 megahertz) amongst portable PCs of this age. The average memory clock speed of laptops of a similar spec and age to the ProBook 6560b is 1,500MHz.

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3 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 6560b

Released Over Four Years Ago

HP released the ProBook 6560b over four years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the HP ProBook 6560b has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ProBook 6560b.

If you want a bigger display diagonal then you might also want to consider the HP ProBook 4730s[plb_1424072_price] (17.3" and higher rated).

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the HP ProBook 6560b has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the ProBook 6560b.

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Expert Reviews

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10 July 2011

A Rolls Royce among the business notebooks The HP ProBook 6560-LG658EA (almost) convinces in every way. The aluminum case that has been additionally reinforced with magnesium isn't only an optical...

With great build quality and lots of features, the ProBook 6560b should be a winner. However, it's let down by a couple of configuration issues, it's noisy and it's keyboard and touchpad could be...

Hardwaregeeks.com

Luxury! That is the word that comes to mind when I look at the HP ProBook 6560b. Luxury! Yeah that?s it. It?s a luxurious machine, and it sort of looks like that limosine the president rides. I... Read more…

24 September 2011

De HP ProBook 6560B heeft een aantal voorzieningen die hem voor een bepaalde doelgroep zeker interessant zullen maken. Daarbij doelen we op de modem en de seriële poort, voorzieningen die je niet...

9 June 2011

De twee be­spro­ken no­te­books zijn za­ke­lij­ke toe­stel­len die goed pres­te­ren. De af­wer­king van de HP Eli­te­Book 8560p is iets ge­raf­fi­neer­der dan die van de HP...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 24 December 2012 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

There were a few things i was looking for and this ticked all the boxes: A Serial port Good battery life Light weight (reasonably) a Nice screen The power port is a bit week but other than that... Read more…

Reviewed 23 July 2016 by Richard Arlan Hovious
(Verified Purchase)

Excellent performance!

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp p243615, hp p243622, hp p243615p, hp p243622p, hp le550avnlsb6, hp le550avnlsb6r, hp le550avnlsb6re, hp le550avnlsb6ref, hp mbhp6560bw1025ci5, hp mbhp6560bw1025ci58
Barcodes 00740030217350, 00740030219484, 00740030219491, 00886111608126, 00886111612956, 00886111669622, 00886111669639, 00886111669646, 00886111669691, 00886111884643, 00886111884650, 00886111892075, 00886112423568, 00886112674366, 00886112674373, 00886112722227

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