A few HP EliteDesk 800 G1 reviewers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was compact. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned on expert website Expert Reviews three years ago “However, we think the processor may be a bit too powerful for the tasks people will undertake with a compact PC”. Pcquest.com scored this PC 70 out of 100 and said two years ago “The compact and attractive desktop system is made for basic computing tasks”. Pcquest.com also said “Compact, efficient performer, plenty of USBs”.
Good Environmental Credentials
One HP EliteDesk 800 G1 owner concluded that it was good in terms of power usage. Pcquest.com mentioned “Easily customizable with toolless entry, very small, wide variety of mounting options, very energy efficient, can handle basic office tasks with no noticeable slowdown, dualmonitor support thanks to t” in their review of the HP EliteDesk 800 G1 and scored the product 70 out of 100.
One HP EliteDesk 800 G1 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was wifi compatible. Pcquest.com said “No HDMI port, no 802.11ac WiFi, no Bluetooth, noisy fan”. One HP EliteDesk 800 G1 reviewer who reviewed this PC concluded that it was ethernet compatible. Two years ago Pcquest.com wrote in their review “Has only 100Mbps Ethernet”.
One HP EliteDesk 800 G1 reviewer considered that the product was a good design. Three years ago expert review site Itpro.co.uk said in their review of the HP EliteDesk 800 G1 “The compact design, high performance” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.
Acceptable Noise Level
One person who reviewed it concluded that it was noisy.
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Easy to Use
One HP EliteDesk 800 G1 reviewer who bought the product considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Three years ago expert review site Geardiary.com wrote “The HP EliteDesk 800 G1 Desktop is small enough and light enough to hold in one handThe HP EliteDesk measures approximately 7″ wide x 6.75 deep x 1.5″ thick”.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on personal computers of this age and type.
Six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
The HP EliteDesk 800 G1 is a six USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity computer.
HP is one of the better rated personal computer manufacturers according to average reviews from owners and experts, and HP also has good ratings for its medium processor cores computers.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This personal computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many comparable spec PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
SSD Storage Media
The EliteDesk 800 G1 has an SSD storage media which is faster than most medium processor cores computers that have been on the market for more than two years. Most similar spec PCs that were released more than two years ago have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.
This computer's storage speed (SSD) is in fact the best storage speed across all PCs of this type and age.
An HDD storage media is the worst storage speed amongst similar types of computer.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many personal computers of a similar age and type to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on personal computers that have been available for more than two years.
Six USB 3.0 Ports
The HP EliteDesk 800 G1 is a six USB 3.0 port personal computer. Most of the other PCs of this spec and age only have between one and five USB 3.0 ports.
The HP EliteDesk 800 G1 is quite light (only 1.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been around for more than two years. The average weight of similar spec desktop computers that have been available for a comparable time to the EliteDesk 800 G1 is 7.8kg, and the weights range from 250g to 24kg.
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A Bit Expensive
One person who reviewed the HP EliteDesk 800 G1 thought it was not cheap. Pcquest.com said “A bit expensive, lack of optical drive could still be problematic for some” in their HP EliteDesk 800 G1 review.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The total storage capacitys of medium processor cores computers that were released more than two years ago range from 32GB to 3.3TB. The EliteDesk 800 G1 has a quite small total storage capacity (only 128 gigabytes) compared to most of the other personal computers that are a comparable age to the EliteDesk 800 G1.
Quite Slow Processor Frequency
The EliteDesk 800 G1 has a fairly slow processor frequency (only 2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteDesk 800 G1. The average processor frequency of computers of a similar age and spec to the EliteDesk 800 G1 is 3.1GHz.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of computers of this spec and age is 2GB and the biggest is 260GB. The EliteDesk 800 G1 has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys (only 16 gigabytes) amongst medium processor cores computers of this age.
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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency
At only 3.2 gigahertz, the HP EliteDesk 800 G1 has a quite slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that were released more than two years ago. The average processor boost frequency of similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteDesk 800 G1 is 3.6GHz, and the processor boost frequencys range from 1.3GHz to 4.4GHz.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
HP released the EliteDesk 800 G1 over two years ago.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the EliteDesk 800 G1 has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other personal computers of this type and age.