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HP EliteBook 8540w

alaTest has collected and analyzed 138 reviews of HP EliteBook 8540w. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the reliability and screen. The usability and price also get good feedback. The connectivity and sound get critical comments, while opinions about the keyboard and portability are different.

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battery, energy, sound, connectivity

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP EliteBook 8540w 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 8540w

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of HP EliteBook 8540w from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the design and usability are on the whole positive. The performance and price also get good feedback.

price, performance, usability, design

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

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Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP EliteBook 8540w

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of HP EliteBook 8540w from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. People really like the price and screen. The usability and image quality are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the battery, while there are mixed comments on the durability and reliability.

portability, image quality, usability, screen, price

battery

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

This summary is based on the products: HP PAVILION DV7-4077CL LAPTOP LCD SCREEN 17.3" WXGA++ LED DIODE (SUBSTITUTE REPLACEMENT LCD SCREEN ONLY. NOT A LAPTOP )HP PAVILION DV7-4077CL LAPTOP LCD SCREEN 17.3" WXGA++ LED DIODE (SUBSTITUTE REPLACEMENT LCD SCREEN ONLY. NOT A LAPTOP )

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: J. Simon Leitner (notebookcheck.net)

Review: HP Elitebook 8540w Notebook (ATI M5800)

 

Worker Bee. Reaching a rating of almost 93%, the HP Worksation le ...

Good Variety of Ports ; Good Display ; Very Good Case ; Very Good Performance ; Very Good Keyboard ; Broad Spectrum of Uses ; Good Graphics Performance ; Numerous Additional Features ; Various Accessories (optional) ; Relatively Low Noise and Heat...

Short Battery Life Under Heavy Use ; Little Space Between Ports (in some cases) ; Fairly Heavy Weight

Not much. Above all, a full-HD resolution so as to see as many open windows on the screen as possible at once

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review HP EliteBook 8540p Notebook

 

The golden boy? The HP Elitebook 8540p is positioned in between the HP Probook 6540b and the HP Elitebook 8540w due to its price and its performance. Those readers who are curious about how well this notebook performs, will find all the necessary...

Very good positioning of the available ports, Very sturdy case, Good performance, Good display, Very good keyboard, Good graphics performance (except when using CAD), Can be used for a variety of purposes, Low emissions, Extensive accessories are...

Small workmanship faults, Somewhat heavy, Very slow card reader, In some places the distance between the ports is too narrow, Insufficient documentation and support offers, Cooling control, A good cooler fan control

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: NotebookReview Staff (NotebookReview.com)

HP EliteBook 8540w Mobile Workstation Review

 

Workstation-class systems offer faster processors, better graphics options, and sometimes additional features over regular business systems. In this review we take a look at the HP EliteBook 8540w Mobile Workstation and see how it compares to other...

Great build quality ; Stylish and functional design ; Solid performance

Custom configurations skyrocket in price ; Still no backlit keyboard option

Nov, 2010

Expert review by: Alex Wawro (pcworld.com)

HP ProBook 4520s

 

Weighing in at just under 6 pounds sans power brick, the new HP ProBook 4520s feels solid and sturdy enough to bear the brunt of your daily commute. Improving on the plastic chassis from last year's 4510s series, HP doesn't aim this business laptop at...

Impressive suite of HP security software ; Comfortable ergonomic design for long work sessions

Shoddy integrated Webcam ; Mediocre battery life

The ProBook 4520s is a sturdy, stylish business laptop that performs well at work or on the go.

Jul, 2010

Expert review by: Kevin O'Brien (NotebookReview.com)

HP EliteBook 8540p Review

 

The EliteBook is HPs business-rugged notebook family aimed squarely at the Lenovo ThinkPad and Dell Latitude. Offering an attractive brushed metal finish, excellent build quality, and high-end processor and graphics options, the EliteBook-series is...

Excellent build quality ; Stylish design ; Above average display

Jan, 2010

Expert review by: Laptop Views (laptopviews.com)

Expert Review

 

HP has recently announced the launch of its new HP EliteBook 8540p notebook in US market that is powered by Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor and has NVIDIA discrete graphics aimed at mobile professionals who need manageability, security, upgradeable...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Ryan McLaughlin (justechn.com)

Review: HP EliteBook 8540w Mobile Workstation

 

The Elitebook laptop is HP's top of the line business notebook, and the 8540w is near the top of that series. The Elitebook 8540w includes several upgrade from last years model, including a faster processor, better screen, and a better video card.

In the end I am impressed with the strength and quality of the of this laptop. It is put together with some top quality parts. My main concern is the battery life. A 15″ laptop is a good travel size and is going to be taken on the road, but with just...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Edward F. Moltzen (crn.com)

Review: HP EliteBook 8540w

 

The HP EliteBook 8540w is the highest-performing notebook evaluated to date in the CRN Test Center lab, and also sports an attractive price point for a system in this class.

Feb, 2011

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by: Denny Atkin (computershopper.com)

HP EliteBook 8540w Mobile Workstation with DreamColor Display

 

A stylish, highly configurable notebook with a class-leading screen and solid design, this EliteBook is an excellent mobile workstation for photographers and graphics pros.

Superb screen; good overall performance; little bloatware

Short battery life

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Sep, 2010

Expert review by: admin (blog.laptopz.com )

HP ProBook 4520s Appearance Review

 

HP business notebooks ProBook series has no updated since last year. This reform is to replace the most recent 32-nanometer Core i3, i5 and i7 processor, installed in three different sizes of notebooks, including the 13.3-inch, 15.6 inch and 17.3-inch...

Let's see HP ProBook series notebook interface layout. HP ProBook 4520s with 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN and Bluetooth, support for HP un2450 EV-DO/HSPA mobile broadband, VGA, HDMI, USB, eSATA / USB, ExpressCard, card reader.

Mar, 2010

Product Specifications

The 8540w is a portable powerhouse. It features workstation-caliber graphics and performance with a 15.6-inch diagonal HD display and an integrated numeric keypad, and a highly mobile and rugged design.

Audio

Audio:4.96 x 12.1 x 14.5 / High Definition Audio, stereo speakers, stereo headphone/line out, stereo microphone in / High definition audio; Integrated stereo speakers; Integrated dual-microphone array; Touch-sensitive controls for volume up, volume down, and mute; Stereo headphone/line out; Stereo microphone/line in
Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio included:High definition audio; Integrated stereo speakers; Integrated dual-microphone array; Touch-sensitive controls for volume up, volume down, and mute; Stereo headphone/line out; Stereo microphone/line in
Audio system:HD / HD Audio / HD PS / HDA / High Definition Audio / HP Premier Sound
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer:Altec Lansing

Audio Input

Type:Stereo microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Battery Capacity:68 / 73
Battery capacity (Watt hours):68 / 73
Battery life (max):5 / 5.3 / 5.5
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6 / 8
Run Time (Up To):5.5hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:3MB

Camera

Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):2

Certificates

Certification:4.5-5.5V DC / ENERGY STAR qualified; EPEAT Gold / EPEAT Gold / ISV / MCAD: AutoDesk (AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit, Alias Studio, Map 3D, Civil 3D), Bentley (In Roads XM, MicroStation, Navigator), CEI, CoCreate OneSpace, Dassault CATIA V5, ICEM Surf, Intelligent Light, MSC Software (MSC.Patran, SimXpert), PTC Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire, Sensable, Siemans PLMS (NX, NX I-deas, Solid Edge, TeamCenter Visualisation), Solidworks; DCC: Adobe (Premiere, After effects, Encore, Photoshop), AutoDesk (3DS MAX/Combustion, Maya), Avid (Xpress Pro, Media Composer), SoftImage XSI; GIS: ESRI ArcGIS; Oil and Gas: Landmark R5000, Paradigm EPOS, GoCAD, Schlumberger (GeoFrame, Petrel), SeismicMicro Technology
Energy Star certified: / Yes
EPEAT compliance:Gold
RoHS compliance: Yes
Wi-Fi certified:Y
WiFi certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Graphite / Black, Grey / Black, Silver / Platinum / Silver
Form Factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Plastic
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise
Internal: Yes
Product type:Mobile workstation / Notebook

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:9.9in
Height:1.3in
Weight:6.4lbs
Width:14.7in

Disk Drive

Hard disk controller:SATA II
Hard disk drive type:250 GB 7200 rpm SATA II / 320 GB 7200 rpm SATA II / 500 GB 7200 rpm SATA II

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6 / 16
Display number of colors:16.77 / 16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1600 x 900 / 1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Gloss / Matt
Full HD:No / Yes
HD type:Full HD / HD+
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:15.6in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.6cm
Max Resolution:1600 x 900
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:120 / 150 / 73 / 90
Battery performance:68
Power auto-sensing: Yes

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:1024
Discrete graphics adapter model: / AMD FirePro M5800 / Intel HD Graphics / NVIDIA NVS 5100M / NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M / NVIDIA Quadro FX 880M / NVIDIA Quadro NVS 5100M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3 / GDDR5
Maximum graphics adapter memory:1.024 / 1.42 / 1024
Number of discrete graphics adapters:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:500
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):667 / 766
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics

Hard Drive

Hard disk controller:SATA II
Hard disk drive type:250 GB 7200 rpm SATA II / 320 GB 7200 rpm SATA II / 500 GB 7200 rpm SATA II

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:United States
Localization:English
Manufacturer:Hewlett-Packard
Model:8540w
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP EliteBook Mobile Workstation

Input Device

Type:Pointing stick / Touchpad / Keyboard

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard:No / Yes
Keyboard backlit:Y
Keyboard form factor:Standard
Keyboard integrated devices: No
Keyboard language:Belgian / English / Finnish / German
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY / QWERTY / QWERTZ
Keyboard number of keys:102
Keyboard style:Straight
Keyboard type:AZERTY / QWERTY / QWERTZ / Spill-resistant keyboard with drain / spill-resistant keyboard with numeric keypad and drain
Numeric keypad:No / Yes
Pointing device: / DualPoint / Touchpad / Touchpad + Pointing Stick / Touchpad + Scroll zone
Purpose:Notebook
Spill resistant keyboard: Yes
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:2 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 32 / 4 / 8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):16
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory layout:1 x 2 / 2 x 2 / 2 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 2 x 2 / 2 x 4
Memory slots: / 1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM / 4x SO-DIMM
Memory slots (available):1
Memory upgrade:16 / 32 / 8

Miscellaneous

Manufacturer Selling Program:HP Smart Buy

Modem

Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications: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.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.34 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.29 / ITU V.22bis / Bell 212A / ITU V.21
Type:Fax / modem

Mouse

Mouse included: No

Networking

3G:N / No / Yes
3G standards:HSPA
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1 / 2.1+EDR
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Data Link Protocol:IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / Gigabit Ethernet / Bluetooth 2.1 EDR/IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
Data network:3G
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking features:Gigabit / Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN / Gigabite Ethernet / Intel Gigabit Network Connection (10/100/1000 NIC)
Type:Network adapter
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g / 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11 a/b/g/n / Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
WWAN:No / Yes

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90 / 20 - 85
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90 / 20 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35 / 5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 35 / 5 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90 / 5 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:10 - 90 / 5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-15 - 60 / -20 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-15 - 60 / -20 - 60

Optical Drive

LightScribe:No / Yes
Optical drive interface:SATA
Optical Drive Type: / Blu-Ray DVD Combo / DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:16x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
Type:DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows 7 Professional / XP Professional downgrade

Other Features

Audio system:HD / HD Audio / HD PS / HDA
Battery Type:8-cell (68 WHr) Lithium-Ion Battery / 8-cell (68 WHr) Long Life Lithium-Ion Battery / 8-cell (73 WHr) Li-Ion / 8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion battery
Compatibility:HP ProBook 4520s
Compatible operating systems:Genuine Windows Vista Enterprise 32; Genuine Windows Vista Enterprise 64; SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 / Windows 7 / Windows Vista\nWindows 7
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab / IEEE802.3, IEEE802.3u, IEEE802.3ab
Dimensions (WxDxH):14.7 x 9.9 x 1.28 / 14.7 x 9.92 x 1.26 / 15 x 10 x 1
Display: / LCD / LED
Display included: No
Docking solution:HP Docking Station, HP Advanced Docking Station, HP Monitor Stand, HP Basic Adjustable Stand, HP Adjustable Notebook Stand / HP Docking Station, HP Advanced Docking Station, HP USB 2.0 Docking Station, HP Essential USB 2.0 Port Replicator, HP Monitor Stand, HP Basic Adjustable Stand, HP Adjustable Notebook Stand
Energy efficiency compliance:
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
Expansion Slots:1 Express Card/54; 1 Smart Card Reader; 1 6-in-1 Media Card Reader / 1 Express Card/54; 1 Smart Card Reader; 1 Secure Digital
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:AMD / AMD, Intel / ATI, Intel / Intel / Intel, NVIDIA / NVIDIA
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
Hard drive controller type:SED SATA II (7200 rpm)\nSATA II (7200 rpm)\nSolid State Drive / SED SATA II (7200 rpm)\nSolid State Drive\nSATA II (7200 rpm) / Solid State Drive\nSATA II (7200 rpm)
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem:No / Yes
Manageability features:HP 3D DriveGuard; Intel Core i5 with vPro/Intel Core i7 with vPro technology capable
Maximum hard drive capacity:256 / 500
Minimum hard disk space:160 / 250
Modem Speed:56
Modem Type:56K v.92 modem / V.92
Multimedia:High definition audio; Integrated stereo speakers; Integrated dual-microphone array; Touch-sensitive controls for volume up, volume down, and mute; Stereo headphone/line out; Stereo microphone/line in
Operating temperature (T-T):41 - 95
Operating temperature range (T-T):41 - 95
Power Requirements:100 - 240V / 100 - 240V AC / 100-240V AC / 100/240V / External 120W HP Smart AC Adapter, HP Fast Charge / External 90-watt Smart AC adapter; HP Fast Charge / External 90W HP Smart AC Adapter (travel use), HP Fast Charge\n8-cell (68 WHr) Lithium-Ion Battery / External 90W HP Smart AC Adapter (travel use), HP Fast Charge\n8-cell (68 WHr) Long Life Lithium-Ion Battery / External 90W HP Smart AC Adapter (travel use), HP Fast Charge\n8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion Battery / External 90W HP Smart AC Adapter, HP Fast Charge
Power supply type:AC / AC/DC
Size:14.7 / 15
TV in port: No
Type:PC
Volume Control:Digital
Weight:Weight varies by configuration and component.\nStarting at 6.5 lb
Weight (imperial):Weight varies by configuration and component.\nStarting at 6.5 lb
Wireless option type:Y
Wireless Technology:Centrino Advanced-N 6200 / GPS / IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n / Intel 802.11a/b/g, HP Integrated Module with Bluetooth 2.1 Wireless Technology / Intel 802.11a/b/g/n; HP Integrated Module with Bluetooth 2.1 Wireless Technology / Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6200 (2x2) 802.11a/b/g/n; HP Integrated Module with Bluetooth 2.1 Wireless Technology / Wi-Fi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: No
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y
TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DisplayPorts quantity:1 / Yes
Docking connector:No / Yes
DVI port: No
eSATA ports quantity:1
eSATA/USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot:No / Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
I/O ports:2 USB 2.0; 2 USB 3.0; 1 DisplayPort; 1 external VGA monitor; 1 1394a; 1 stereo microphone in; 1 stereo headphone/line-out; 1 AC power; 1 RJ-11; 1 RJ-45; 1 eSATA; 1 docking connector; 1 secondary battery connector / 3 USB 2.0; 2 USB 3.0; 1 DisplayPort; 1 external VGA monitor; 1 1394a; 1 stereo microphone in; 1 stereo headphone/line-out; 1 AC power; 1 RJ-11; 1 RJ-45; 1 eSATA; 1 docking connector; 1 secondary battery connector / 3 USB 2.0; 2 USB 3.0; 1 eSATA; 1 external VGA monitor; 1 DisplayPort; 1 1394a; 1 stereo microphone in; 1 stereo headphone/line-out; 1 AC power; 1 RJ-11; 1 RJ-45; 1 docking connector; 1 secondary battery connector
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
Serial ports quantity:1
SmartCard slot:No / Yes
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 3
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 3
USB 3.0 ports quantity:2 / 3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:120 / 150 / 73 / 90
Battery performance:68
Power auto-sensing:Y

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Bus type:DMI
Cache external:4
Chipset: / Intel HM57 Express / Intel QM57 Express
Clock Speed:2.4GHz/2.66GHz
Conflict Free processor:N / No
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):12 / 13 / 14 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 21
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
L2 cache:3
L3 cache:3
Manufacturer:Intel
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Maximum number of SMP processors:1
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM57 Express / Intel QM57 Express
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Number of Processing Die Transistors:382 / 774
Number of processors supported:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16 / 1x16, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2 / 2.0
Processing die size:296 / 81
Processor: / I5-520M / i5-540M / i5-560M / I7-620M / i7-640M / i7-720QM / I7-740QM / i7-840QM / P4500
Processor boost frequency:2.8 / 2.93 / 3.066 / 3.07 / 3.20 / 3.33 / 3.333 / 3.46
Processor cache:2 / 3 / 4 / 6 / 8
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Arrandale / Clarksfield
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family: / Intel Core i5-xxx / Intel Core i7-xxx / Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:1.6 / 1.73 / 1.86 / 2.4 / 2.53 / 2.66 / 2.8
Processor lithography:32 / 45
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:I5-520M / i5-540M / i5-560M / I7-620M / i7-640M / i7-720QM / I7-740QM / i7-840QM / P4500
Processor Number:I5-520M/I7-620M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Celeron Processor P4000 series for Mobile / Intel Core i5-500 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-600 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-700 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-800 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1288 / BGA956 / PGA988 / Socket 988
Processor technology:Intel Centrino 2 w/ vPro
Processor threads:2 / 4 / 8
Stepping:B1 / C2 / K0
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 45
Tjunction:100 / 105 / 90
Type:Core i5

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:45
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions:No / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / Y / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID:No / Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:No / Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel FDI Technology:No / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:No / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology:No / Yes
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / Y / Yes
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:No / Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / Y / Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / No
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):36 / Yes
Processor ARK ID:43122 / 43125 / 43544 / 43560 / 47341 / 47552 / 49024 / 49653 / 49666
Processor code:SLBLY / SLBPE / SLBQG / SLBTN / SLBTT
Processor package size:37.5 / rPGA 37.5x 37.5, BGA 34x28
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1/4.2 / SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

RAM

Installed Size:2GB
Max Supported Size:8GB
Technology:DDR3 SDRAM

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / Yes
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Password protection:HDD / Yes
Password protection type:HDD / Y
Security management:McAfee Security Solution, HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Enhanced Pre-Boot Security, HP SpareKey, One-Step Logon, Setup Password, DriveLock Password, TPM 1.2 Embedded Security Chip, TPM Enhanced DriveLock, HP Disk Sanitizer, Kensington Lock slot, Support for Computrace LoJack Pro for HP ProtectTools, HP Fingerprint Sensor, optional HP Privacy Filter, optional Computrace LoJack Pro Premium for HP ProtectTools with GPS Tracking / Standard: Integrated Smart Card Reader, HP ProtectTools, TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2, Enhanced Pre-Boot Security, HP Spare Key (requires initial user setup), HP Disk Sanitizer, Enhanced Drive Lock, Drive Encryption for HP ProtectTools, Credential Manager for HP ProtectTools, File Sanitizer for HP ProtectTools;\nOptional: LoJack Pro for HP ProtectTools, HP Fingerprint Sensor, Smart Kensington Lock, HP Privacy Filter, McAfee Security Solution
Security management description:McAfee Security Solution, HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Enhanced Pre-Boot Security, HP SpareKey, One-Step Logon, Setup Password, DriveLock Password, TPM 1.2 Embedded Security Chip, TPM Enhanced DriveLock, HP Disk Sanitizer, Kensington Lock slot, Support for Computrace LoJack Pro for HP ProtectTools, HP Fingerprint Sensor, optional HP Privacy Filter, optional Computrace LoJack Pro Premium for HP ProtectTools with GPS Tracking / Standard: Integrated Smart Card Reader, HP ProtectTools, TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2, Enhanced Pre-Boot Security, HP Spare Key (requires initial user setup), HP Disk Sanitizer, Enhanced Drive Lock, Drive Encryption for HP ProtectTools, Credential Manager for HP ProtectTools, File Sanitizer for HP ProtectTools;\nOptional: LoJack Pro for HP ProtectTools, HP Fingerprint Sensor, Smart Kensington Lock, HP Privacy Filter, McAfee Security Solution
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Software

Bundled software:HP Recovery Manager / HP Recovery Manager (available with Windows 7 or Vista only), HP Support Assistant (available with Windows 7 or Vista only), HP QuickLaunch Buttons Software, HP QuickLook 3, HP QuickWeb, HP Power Assistant, HP Connection Manager, HP Wireless Assistant, HP SkyRoom, Microsoft Office Professional 2007 60-day Convertible Trial, PDF Complete SE, Roxio Creator Business 10 (select models), InterVideo WinDVD (select models), Synaptics Touchpad Driver, HP Webcam Software, WinZip 12 / HP Recovery Manager\nHP Power Assistant\nHP Webcam Software / McAfee Security Solution, HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Enhanced Pre-Boot Security / Microsoft Office 2010 Office Starter
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:32-bit / 64-bit
Operating system installed: / Windows 7 Professional / Windows XP Professional
Pre-installed software:Microsoft Office 2010
Trial software:Microsoft Office 2010 / Microsoft Office Professional

Storage

Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MMC+, MS PRO, SD, xD / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, SD / MMC, SD / SD
Hard disk rotational speed:7200
Hard Drive Capacity:250 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II / Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:7200
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II / Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:250 / 320 / 500 / 640

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:320GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel vPro Technology
Recommended Use:Corporate business / Small business
Security Devices:SmartCard reader / Fingerprint reader

System Requirements

Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Technical Details

Minimum hard disk space:250
Power supply type:AC/DC

Video

Video card features:NVIDIA NVS 5100 / NVIDIA NVS 5100 graphics / NVIDIA Quadro FX 880M
Video modes resolution:39.6

Video Memory

Installed Size:1GB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:NVIDIA Quadro FX 880M

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.984 / 10 / 9.84 / 9.88 / 9.92
Depth (imperial):9.9
Height:1 / 1.26 / 1.28 / 1.38
Height (front):1 / 1.09 / 1.26 / 1.28
Height (front) (imperial):1.28
Height (imperial):1.28
Weight:5.27 / 6.37 / 6.5 / 6.55 / 7
Width:1.46 / 14.6 / 14.7 / 146.9 / 15 / 157
Width (imperial):14.7