HP EliteBook 8470w B5W63AW-ABD


HP EliteBook 8470w B5W63AW-ABD
HP EliteBook 8470w B5W63AW-ABD (EliteBook 8470w Series)
Graphics adapter
AMD FirePro M2000 - 1024 MB, Core: 500 MHz, Memory: 800 MHz, GDDR5, atiumdag 8.951.6.0/Win7 64
4096 MB 
, 1x 4GB PC3-12800, 1 empty slot, max. 16 GB
14.0 inch 16:9, 1600x900 pixel, LGD0306, TN LED, glossy: no
Intel QM77 (Panther Point)
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS727550A9E, 500 GB 
, 7200 rpm
Intel IDT 92HD81B1X @ Intel Ibex Peak PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
1 Express Card 54mm, 2 USB 2.0, 2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 Firewire, 1 VGA, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Modem, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 eSata, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: separate audio in/out, Card Reader: SD, MMC, 1 SmartCard, 1 Fingerprint Reader
Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 AGN (a/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0+EDR
Optical drive
height x width x depth (in mm): 32 x 338 x 231 ( = 1.26 x 13.31 x 9.09 in)
62 Wh Lithium-Ion, 11.1V, 5225 mAh, 330g
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
Webcam: 720p
Additional features
Speakers: front left, Keyboard: chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, 36 Months Warranty
2.45 kg ( = 86.42 oz / 5.4 pounds), Power Supply: 520 g ( = 18.34 oz / 1.15 pounds)
1300 Euro


Average Score: 85% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 83%, features: 93%, display: 73% mobility: 82%, workmanship: 94%, ergonomy: 88%, emissions: 88%

Reviews for the HP EliteBook 8470w B5W63AW-ABD

85% Review HP EliteBook 8470w Notebook | Notebookcheck
Workstation lite. HP expands its mobile workstation range with a 14-inch alternative and rounds off its product portfolio. We extensively examined whether this is really a competitive, small-sized workhorse or whether we will only discover a hidden business laptop.
HP EliteBook 8470p teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Positive: Quality materials; HP 3D Drive Guard; connectivity; comfortable huge keyboard; strong and clear speakers; excellent cooling system. Negative: Expensive; low viewing angles of the display.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/10/2012


AMD FirePro M2000:

Professional workstation graphics card based on the Radeon HD 7600M series with GDDR5 graphics memory (but only a 64 Bit memory bus) and certified drivers.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

3360M: Fast Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, 2.8-3.5 GHz, includes HD 4000 GPU» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

2.45 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.

HP: The Hewlett-Packard Company, founded 1935, commonly referred to as HP, is a technology corporation headquartered in California, United States. HP specializes in developing and manufacturing computing, storage, and networking hardware, software and services. Major product lines include personal computing devices, enterprise servers, related storage devices, as well as a diverse range of printers and other imaging products. Other product lines, including electronic test equipment and systems, medical electronic equipment, solid state components and instrumentation for chemical analysis. HP posted US $91.7 billion in annual revenue in 2006, making it the world's largest technology vendor in terms of sales. In 2007 the revenue was $104 billion, making HP the first IT company in history to report revenues exceeding $100 billion. 

Up to 2015, the company was named Hewlett Packard Company. After a split, the computer range was renamed to HP Inc.


In the laptop segment, HP was the world's largest manufacturer from 2014 to 2016 with a market share of 20-21% from 2014 to 2016, but they only exceed Lenovo by a small margin as of recently. HP is not present in the smartphone sector (as of 2016).

85%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2012-12- 5 (Update: 2012-12- 5)