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HP EliteBook 840 G1

HP EliteBook 840 G1
alaScore 99

11 reviews

Jul, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the size and reliability. The build quality and battery are also mentioned favorably, whereas comments are divided on the value for money.

screen, battery, build quality, reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Netbooks (Mini-laptops) the HP EliteBook 840 G1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 99/100 = Excellent quality.

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(Based on 11 reviews)

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HP Elitebook 840 G1 review

 

Not cheap, but it is powerful with an excellent display and battery life

Our only concern is the price. The Elitebook 840 G1 is expensive compared to consumer laptops, but the Elitebook’s toughness, excellent screen, touchpad, security features and warranty are worth paying for if your business depends on your access to a...

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HP EliteBook 840 G1 review

 

If you've specifically chosen a laptop with a 14-inch screen then the quality of that screen will be crucial, and the EliteBook doesn't disappoint here. The 1920x1080 resolution display produces a bright, sharp image with excellent all-round viewing...

It's a shame that the EliteBook doesn't include a solid-state drive that can really make the most of its powerful processor and GPU, but this is still a well-designed and versatile laptop that will appeal to many business users. The high-quality...

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HP EliteBook 840 G1

 

The HP EliteBook 840 G1 is well-designed and versatile laptop with a powerful processor, GPU and high-quality display.

It's a shame that the EliteBook doesn't include a solid-state drive that can really make the most of its powerful processor and GPU, but this is still a well-designed and versatile laptop that will appeal to many business users. The high-quality...

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HP EliteBook 840 G1

 

For some reason this is classed as a business product. For that reason I am told it comes with Windows 7 Pro but also Windows 8 upgrade ready on the unit at no extra cost so you can choose. I was sent the non-touch version.

The HP EliteBook 840 G1 measures 33x23.5x1cm the last figure increases to 1.5cm at the back. It weighs 1.8kilos. The viewable screen is 31x17.5cm giving the notional diagonal imperial screen measurement of 14 inches, the screen resolution 1920x1080...

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HP EliteBook 840 G1 review

 

The HP EliteBook 840 G1 is a solidly built, enterprise-focused ultrabook, which offers businesses high performance coupled with a vast array of security services.

Robustly built, solid security services, Haswell

Slightly chunky, battery life isn't as good as HP claims

Product Specifications

Configuration

Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer / No
Embedded 3G/4G:4G / No
Fingerprint Reader:No / Yes
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive / Hard Disk Drive / Hybrid Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam:No / Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:No / Yes
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen:Multi Touch / No
True Resolution:Full HD / HD+ / WSXGA / WXGA

General Features

Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:DOS / NO OS / Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8 / Windows 8 Pro / Windows 8 Pro Downgradable
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):HD GRAPH. 4400 / HD Graphics 4400 / RAD HD8570M / Radeon HD 8750M / RADEON HD8750M

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:Unknown
Processor:Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I5-4200U / I5-4300U / I7-4600U
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