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HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and reliability. The screen and price are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the image quality and size.

performance, price, screen, reliability, durability

sound, size, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the reliability. The price also gets good comments.

price, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440 - Core Duo T2600HP Compaq NW8440 15.4" Laptop (Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8Ghz, 80GB Hard Drive, 2048Mb RAM, DVDRW Drive, XP Profesional)HP Compaq Mobile Workstation nw8440 - Core Duo T2600 / 2.16 GHz - RAM 1 GB - HDD 80 GB - DVD?RW (+R DL) / DVD-RAM - Mobility FireGL V5200 - Gigabit E

May, 2015

Expert review by: CNET (cnet.com)

HP Compaq nw8440(RA727PA)

 

nw8440是採用專業繪圖晶片、超高解析度的工作站NB,商務安全功能完整,效能表現也具水準。但其定位不適合一般消費者,加上價位相當高昂,如果買來只是上上網、打打電動,就實在太浪費了。

三年保固、雙指標裝置、指紋辨識+TPM安全功能、專業繪圖晶片、 1920 x1200超高解析度

價位昂貴、無DVI輸出、無SPDIF光纖輸出

Jun, 2006

Consumer review by: dmtaylor (newegg.com)

Excellent for Pro Graphics and a lot Of Power

 

Nice solid build does not feel cheap of course thats because it's not cheap.

None!

Jul, 2007
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Consumer review by: dmtaylor (newegg.com)

Powerful Notebook

 

This is what I wanted for the longest, and I must say that it is built solid and simple, under neath the hood is another story.

Mar, 2007

Consumer review by: A Name You Can Trust (newegg.com)

Not without its flaws, but well thought out

 

A beautiful user interface built into the laptop housing.

For some reason they decided to put two USB ports and the audio in/outs low on the right side of the housing where any wires sometimes interfere with my mouse hand.

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: maxnix (epinions.com)

nw8440

 

Speed, quality, security , SD & CF Card readers, 3 USB, 1GB ethernet, Firewire (1394)

No BT, no DVI out, only 802.11g WiFi.

Jun, 2007

Consumer review by: mediageek (epinions.com)

True Mobile Workstation with Power for Media and More

 

Fast processor, great display, option for fast 7200 RPM SATA drive, firewire

Could be a tad lighter, headphone output is just as bad as all other laptops

Dec, 2006

Consumer review by: rkeblusek (epinions.com)

Nice Laptop

 

Performance and features.

UXGA very small in native resolution.

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: sTu_Deimus (productreview.com.au)

Excellent

 

I spend MUCH time trying to get a laptop well under 2KG but with atleast WSXGA+ screen. Then stumbled into this unit - while its not much onder 2KG, the WUXGA screen is great to work on, and its 1.9KG is surprisingly more lighter than my previous 2.1KG...

Great balance of low weight and hi-res screen. Quite low-profile. Robust. 15.4" WUXGA screen!!! :). survived several occurrences of being packed in bag without being shutdown properly (ie. it overheated and survived). Nice options for docking stations...

no dvi/hdmi (only on docking station). 4 instead of 3 USB ports would be useful. WUXGA screen not the best colours for movies (then then its not a multi-media unit). Quick Keys at top (eg. volume) seem to be dependent on installed OS. Such a business...

Dec, 2007

Product Specifications

Power-packed with high-end graphics and uncompromising system performance in a thin and light design, the HP Compaq nw8440 Mobile Workstation allows you to easily work beyond the office without compromising performance demands.

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Run Time (Up To):4.25hour(s)/4hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB/4MB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.2in
Height:1.1in
Weight:6lbs
Width:14.1in

Display (Projector)

Color Support:Up to 16.2 million colors
Color Support:Up to 16.2 million colors
Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1680 x 1050/1920 x 1200
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:Canada/Denmark/Europe/Switzerland/United States
Localization:Danish/English/French/French / German / Italian
Manufacturer:Hewlett-Packard
Model:Nw8440
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP Compaq Mobile Workstation

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad / Pointing stick/Keyboard / Pointing stick / Touchpad/Pointing stick / Touchpad / Keyboard

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:667MHz

Modem

Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.90 / ITU V.92/Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.92/ITU V.21 / Bell 212A / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.90 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.23 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.8bis / Bell 103J / ITU V.92 / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.80/ITU V.80 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.250 / ITU T.4 / ITU T.30 / ITU V.92 / Bell 103J / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.23 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.90 / ITU V.34 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.29 / ITU V.22bis / Bell 212A / ITU V.21
Type:Fax / modem

Networking

Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11a/b/g/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x (CD) / 4x (DVD/16x (CD) / 4x (DVD
Type:DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows Vista Business/Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Clock Speed:2.16GHz/2.33GHz/2GHz
Manufacturer:Intel
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Processor Number:T2500/T2600/T2700/T7200/T7400/T7600
Type:Core 2 Duo/Core Duo

RAM

Installed Size:1GB/2GB
Max Supported Size:2GB/4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:100GB/80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino Duo
Security Devices:Fingerprint reader / SmartCard reader/Fingerprint reader / SmartCard reader/SmartCard reader
Windows Vista Certification:Windows Vista Capable

Video Memory

Installed Size:256MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility FireGL V5200