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HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the battery and performance. The price and portability also get good opinions. There are mixed comments on the screen and design. There are some negative views about the touchpad and usability.

durability, portability, price, performance, battery

size, usability, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the portability.

portability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP EliteBook 2570P 12.5-inch Laptop (Intel Core i7-3520M 3.6GHz, 4GB RAM, 256GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics 4000, DVD-RAM, Integrated Webcam, Windows 7 ProHP EliteBook 2570P 12.5-inch Laptop (Intel Core i7-3520M 3.6GHz, 4GB RAM, 256GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics 4000, DVD-RAM, Integrated Webcam, Windows 7 Pro

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of HP Elitebook 2570P B6Q06ET from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Many are critical about the design.

design

75% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP 2570p Docking StationHP 2570p Docking Station

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Jerry Jackson (NotebookReview.com)

HP EliteBook 2570p Review

 

The EliteBook 2570p doesn't offer cutting edge design but it does provide the dependability that enterprise businesses demand.

Extremely durable ; Nice keyboard ; Excellent battery life ; Great speakers

Thick and heavy compared to Ultrabooks ; Small touchpad ; Good, but not great performance

As we said at the beginning of our review, the HP EliteBook 2570p isn’t the newest or sexiest Windows PC, but it is an extremely appealing notebook for enterprise businesses with a large mobile workforce.

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: LAPTOP Magazine (laptopmag.com)

HP EliteBook 2570p Review

 

From its highly functional ProtectTools utilities and sturdy design to its great low-light webcam and plethora of ports, the HP EliteBook 2570p is a compelling business portable that both users and IT managers will appreciate. If you're looking for a...

Long battery life with extended battery, Durable design, Wide viewing angles, Strong overall performance

Relatively heavy, Small touchpad

Mar, 2013

Expert review by: Craig Lloyd (slashgear.com)

HP EliteBook 2570p Review

 

Upon first glance, you might think that the EliteBook 2570p came straight out of 2002, and while first opening it up to get a look at it, I thought I had mysteriously jumped through a time warp that took me back ten years and didn't even know it....

In the end, the EliteBook 2570p is a sturdy, well-built laptop that screams professionalism, and can prove itself out in the field. The Core i5 keeps the laptop humming along nicely, and while the integrated graphics aren’t anything too special, they...

Feb, 2013

Expert review by: ComputerShopper (computershopper.com)

Expert Review

 

Highly expandable, Flexible battery options, Great typing feel, Mobile broadband add-on

Mediocre display quality, Small touch pad and wonky keyboard layout, Pricey in BTO configurations

Against that, the display is only average and build-to-order configurations are costly. Corporate IT departments deploying a thousand units will love the EliteBook, but quantity-one entrepreneurs may want to compare it to another ultraportable with a...

May, 2013

Expert review by: Justin King (electronista.com)

Review: HP EliteBook 2570p

 

HP 2570p notebook aims to please business travelers

Solid construction ; Metal lid and chassis top ; Multitude of ports ; Decent performance

Thick ; Tiny trackpad ; Premium price

HP's EliteBook 2570p is the latest notebook in what the company describes as its business rugged category. The 12.5-inch model is designed to hold up to the moderate abuse while on the go, taking advantage of aluminum and magnesium to protect against

Feb, 2013

Expert review by: Craig Simms (cnet.com.au)

HP EliteBook 2570p

 

Although chunky, the impressive performance and flexibility of this 12.5-inch laptop would make the hardened business road warrior happy.

Fully featured business laptop ; Screen can be flipped to lie flat, parallel with body ; 3G capability ; Good battery life

Features necessitate a chunky design

The EliteBook 2570p may be chunky, but with good reason — the business market it's aimed at requires all the ports it can get, and a certain level of ruggedness. Add to this the impressive performance of the 12.5-inch laptop, and you have a laptop that...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: VAUGHN P. (newegg.com)

Pretty good for a refurb! Worth the money!

 

-Would I recommend it? Yes, unless you're a real stickler on cosmetics and expect "Mint / New" condition. -Would I purchase it again? YES. The value here is GREAT. Better than I expected for a refurbished laptop, really. -Is there something I could...

Exactly as described. Had a 240 GB Intel SSD, 8 GB (4GB x 2) of genuine Samsung RAM, Sysprep'd fresh install of the OS with all the correct drivers, and in pretty good shape! Battery works and came with what looked like a new power supply. Still has...

Very little to complain about. They use textured stickers to cover any cosmetic damages (Scratches, general wear, etc) that aren't a 100% match for the original finish, but they're pretty good. If you don't look pretty close, they're fairly easy to...

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Wilson K. (newegg.com)

wrong hard drive, doh!

 

good specs for the price

not the specs listed. came with a 320GB 5200 RPM Hard Drive, not a 240GB SSD list it was listed

Feb, 2016

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: / No / Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3

Display

Display Surface:Matt
HD type: No

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter memory:1.65
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Keyboard

Island-style keyboard: Yes

Networking

3G standards:HSPA+
4G:No / Yes
4G standards:WiMAX

Optical Drive

DVD-R Double Layer read speed:8

Other features

Thunderbolt technology: No

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1 / 2
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes
USB Sleep-and-Charge ports:1

Processor

Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L3
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-3100 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3500 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor package size:31 / 37.5

Security

Face recognition: Yes
Password protection: Yes

Software

Recovery operating system:Windows 8 Pro