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HP ProBook 450 G4

alaTest has collected and analyzed 73 reviews of HP ProBook 450 G4. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the touchpad and battery are on the whole positive. The design and reliability also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the price and screen.

performance, reliability, design, battery, touchpad

screen, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP ProBook 450 G4 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Benjamin Herzig (

HP ProBook 450 G4 Y8B60EA Notebook Review


Unworthy screen. HP is one of the first manufacturers to use Kaby Lake in its 400 ProBook lineup in the business sector. Why the 15.6-inch model is not convincing despite its many positive traits can be read in our in-depth report.

good casing ; pleasant casing ; precision touchpad ; decent performance ; diverse interfaces ; long battery life

high temperatures in the stress test ; very unreliable fingerprint scanner ; abysmal TN screen ; no docking port ; no TrackPoint

The ProBook 450 G4 is actually a solid device: The casing is decent and has hardly any weaknesses, the metal wrist rest feels good, and the device offers a very solid selection of interfaces which even include USB Type-C. Although this port is not...

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: Bart (

HP ProBook 450 G4


Overall- this is a lovely laptop. Nice design, pretty similar to the previous non-pro just stronger.

Mouse pad have to be improved as this is really a downside as you have to press it firmly and in the specific point as otherwise the cursor will fly.

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: David (

HP ProBook 450 G4


Nice and light and a good business device

The panel to gain access to the memory slots is a really bad design. I almost snapped the plastic to open it

Mar, 2017

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera signal format:720p


Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / HD

Docking station

Docking station included: No


Discrete graphics adapter:No / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74 / 32
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12 / 12.0
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x5916 / 1916
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4


Island-style keyboard: Yes
Keyboard backlit: Yes


4G:No / Yes

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity:1


Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Kaby Lake / Skylake
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-6200 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1 / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP): No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel TSX-NI:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Intel® OS Guard: Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): Yes
Processor ARK ID:88193 / 95442 / 95443 / 95451
Processor package size:42 / 42 x 24


Password protection: Yes


Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:500
SSD form factor:M.2