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HP Probook 6470B B5W83AW

HP Probook 6470B B5W83AW
alaScore 84

32 reviews

Feb, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 reviews of HP Probook 6470B B5W83AW. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the HP Probook 6470B B5W83AW is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review HP ProBook 6470b Notebook

 

Business on the go. Beside its 15-inch ProBook laptop, HP also offers a smaller version for business people who value mobility. The ProBook 6470B provides a full-blown Office device in a small size with Intel's dual-core processor and integrated Intel...

Solid workmanship, Many interfaces, Temperature management, Performance, Battery life, Matte screen, The well-crafted casing featuring elegant materials and a timeless (but staid) design

Poor black value and contrast, Tight viewing angles, System noise, The screen could be a bit brighter for a 1000 Euro machine

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (digit.in)

HP 6470b ProBook

 

The HP 6470b ProBook Laptop is meant for personal as well as professional users. It has a bead-blast aluminum display with wear-resistant tungsten-colored finish that protects your laptop against everyday bumps and scratches as well as gives it a...

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Cerberus (newegg.com)

Good Work Laptop

 

If you do not like windows 8 and need a work laptop with Windows 7 this is the machine for you. Look no further.

Good work machine with options to use a docking station. Machine has plenty of power and good built quality. I buy these for a company and that seems to be the best application for these units

Comes with a lot of HP bloatware. You can always uninstall it or install a fresh copy of the OS

Oct, 2014

Consumer review by: Audio Dave (newegg.com)

Somewhat Disappointed

 

I admit that I jumped on this deal like a dog with a new bone! I didn't even really study the specs, so I shouldn't have expected so much. The screen display is very unimpressive and the sound quality is only fair. I made the mistake of setting this...

Great price, if you can believe the "original" price

Display and sound leave a lot to be desired. Lacks features that are common on most laptops

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: Nick42 (cdw.com)

HP ProBook 6470b

 

Sturdy and versatile package. Users like them, and we've had very few physical problems aside from a cracked screen (while sitting open on a desk against a wall!) and a broken hinge.

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: lhietpas (cdw.com)

HP ProBook 6470b

 

Good machine, for a home system. I have a feeling that these should be able to last awhile without any hardware problems.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Scott Alan Miller (cdw.com)

HP ProBook 6470b

 

That woudl actually be a four core processor. i7 doesn't even come in oct. Good machine, but for home users. More of an awesome media and gaming rig than for business use.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: ski9826 (cdw.com)

HP ProBook 6470b

 

This computer is a beast. 8 core processor, 16GB RAM, 2TB hard drive. Excellent graphics card. My only issue that I have with this computer, is that the fan kicks on a lot and is very noisy. Going to look at the BIOS and see if I can turn it down.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Mike775 (cdw.com)

HP ProBook 6470b

 

The HP ProBook 6460b has a known issue with a bad BIOS ROM chip. Basically, all of the sudden it won't power on. The charge light will stay on, and flash amber when you push the power button, but it won't power on. I had 3 out of 7 die within two...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Nick42 (cdw.com)

HP ProBook 6470b

 

These were a mainstay for a while. They last, no doubt. But when they begin to fail (hardware), they seem to do so in the most hard to pin down way.... :)

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: / Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Rear camera: No

Display

Display Surface:Matt

Graphics

Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x152 / 0x166
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Networking

3G standards:HSPA+
4G: No

Optical Drive

DVD-R Double Layer read speed:6

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity: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
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:L2 / L3
Processor cache type:SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-3100 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3300 Desktop series / Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 77

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 TSX-NI: No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Processor package size:37.5
Thermal solution specification:PCG 2011D

Security

Face recognition: Yes