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HP ProBook 455 G2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 105 reviews of HP ProBook 455 G2. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and durability. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the keyboard, and the reliability and energy efficiency get critical reviews.

price, usability, performance, durability, design

battery, energy, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP ProBook 455 G2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP ProBook 455 G2

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of HP ProBook 455 G2 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 products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk.

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

Oct, 2020

Expert review by : Till Schönborn (notebookcheck.net)

HP ProBook 455 G2 Notebook Review

 

You get what you pay for. HP demands less than 400 Euros (~$446) for the basic configuration of its ProBook 455 G2, which recommends it for entering the world of semi-professional office laptops. Unfortunately, the weak hardware slows down the user far...

Decent build, Good input devices, Matte screen surface, Low temperature development, Low price

Weak application and 3D performance, Fan spins permanently, Below average battery life, 12 months warranty only

HP's ProBook 455 G2 sooner leaves a mixed overall impression after our test. The laptop with a price of below 400 Euros (~$446) appeals with decent connectivity, office-suitable input devices and an above average casing quality. Of course, a swift SSD...

Apr, 2015

Expert review by : Wayne Williams (betanews.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2: A low-cost business notebook for Ubuntu lovers [Review]

 

Most of the laptops you can buy come with Windows pre-installed. Obviously the latest batch have Windows 10 on them, with more being announced daily. If you prefer Linux you can either replace Microsoft's operating system with your distro of choice, or...

Jul, 2015

Expert review by : Andrew Harrison (techadvisor.co.uk)

HP ProBook 455 G2 Ubuntu budget laptop review

 

HP keeps down the price of its ProBook 455 budget laptop with Ubuntu preinstalled. We see how it stacks up against Windows rivals

It may be cheap but out of the box, but the HP ProBook 455 G2 Ubuntu won’t suit many users. A newer Ubuntu or Windows OS may help, but it’s not one for the typical untutored budget PC buyer.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by : Mike Passingham (itpro.co.uk)

HP Probook 455 G2 Ubuntu review

 

If you're sick of Windows 10 already then try this Ubuntu-powered budget laptop

Cheap; good build quality; open-source operating system; big hard disk

Patchy performance; limited legacy applications; so-so screen

A cheap Linux laptop, but both the software and hardware need more finesse

Aug, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2

 

Not much! Small delete key tucked away at the top of the keyboard is the only thing so far.

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2

 

Good value for money with Windows 7 Pro installed and Windows 10 media supplied. Also a laptop case included. Build quality good for the price

Lettering on keyboard could have better contrast to make it easier to read Lots of Windows updates needed to bring system up to date

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2

 

The aluminium shell is great, a real premium look and feel. Much thinner and lighter than my 5 year old laptop. Display quality is standard, with a sturdy lid. I upgrade the Ram to 8GB making it much faster, and giving the on board graphics a boost....

No real issues, shame it didn't come with 8GB ram installed. Also Windows 10 kept BSOD due to either incompatibility with the wifi driver or Bullguard anti virus. Using an older driver seemed to of worked though.

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2

 

Machine 'looks' good and it is very easy to start up from the box! Have not yet had it long enough to comment much further but initial impression is good and I like Windows 7.

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2

 

Windows Update does not function

Jun, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP ProBook 455 G2

 

1st laptop I have bought and couldn't be happier.

Battery is taking getting use to. 5hrs max

Jun, 2016