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HP ProBook 450 Series

HP ProBook 450 G2-L3Q26EAProcessor: Intel Core i5 3230M, Intel Core i5 4200M, Intel Core i5 5200U, Intel Core i7 5500U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M, Intel HD Graphics 4600, Intel HD Graphics 5500
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.1kg, 2.3kg
Price: 700, 800, 1000 euro
Average Score: 77.6% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 9 reviews)
price: 68%, performance: 68%, features: 69%, display: 71%
mobility: 77%, workmanship: 87%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 93%

 

HP ProBook 450-H0U97EA

Specifications

HP ProBook 450-H0U97EANotebook: HP ProBook 450-H0U97EA
Processor: Intel Core i5 3230M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Price: 800 euro
Links: HP homepage

 

Ревю на HP ProBook 450 – глътка свежест за бизнеса
Source: Laptop.bg BU→EN
Positive: Stylish appearance; high performance; great cooling system; relatively long battery life. Negative: Mediocre screen.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/23/2013

 

HP ProBook 450 G1

Specifications

HP ProBook 450 G1Notebook: HP ProBook 450 G1
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200M
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4600
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Price: 700 euro
Links: HP homepage

Average Score: 77% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

69% Solider Laptop, schwaches Display
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/05/2014
Rating: Total score: 69% price: 68% performance: 62% features: 68% display: 60% mobility: 66% ergonomy: 86%
85% HP Probook 450 G1 teszt – AMD Radeon HD 8750M és Intel Core i3-4000M
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/30/2014
Rating: Total score: 85% performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90% emissions: 90%

 

HP ProBook 450 G2 L3Q27EA

Specifications

HP ProBook 450 G2 L3Q27EANotebook: HP ProBook 450 G2 L3Q27EA
Processor: Intel Core i5 5200U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 5500
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.1kg
Price: 800 euro
Links: HP homepage

Average Score: 60% - poor
Average of 1 scores (from 4 reviews)

 

82% HP ProBook 450 G2 Notebook Review | Notebookcheck
With stamina. The ProBook 450 G2 attracts buyers with its low heating, low system noise, good input devices, and long battery runtimes. The display is a major weakness. In addition, HP charges a steep price for the computer.
60% HP ProBook 450 G2 review
Source: Expert Reviews English
The HP ProBook 450 G2 is a sturdy business laptop with reasonable performance and a good keyboard, which is about as much as you can ask from a cheap business laptop. If your needs are modest, this is a great buy. Otherwise, spend £100 more and you could buy the Chillblast Akira, which has a dedicated graphics card and a Full HD screen.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/13/2014
Rating: Total score: 60%
HP ProBook 450 G2: свой в бизнесе
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Fingerprint scanner; waterproof and comfortable keyboard; lightweight; decent graphics performance. Negative: Short battery life; too high brightness and contrast, low resolution of the display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/01/2014
HP ProBook 450 G2 с Intel Broadwell процесори – ревю на новите модели
Source: PC Store BU→EN
Positive: Good case аnd kеуbоаrd; good реrfоrmаnсе; quіеt ѕуѕtеm; eхtrеmеlу lоng lіfе bаttеrу. Negative: Еаѕу ѕtаіnіng tор lіd; mediocre display.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/20/2015
HP 450 G2 – традиции и иновации в едно
Source: PC Store BU→EN
Positive: Aluminum casing; attractive design; decent performance; great battery runtimes.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/16/2014

 

HP ProBook 450 G2-L3Q26EA

Formal and sleek-looking; the HP ProBook 450 G2 Notebook certainly highlights the ProBook name. The entire chassis comes in dark grey with the interior finished in brush metal. The top cover has a matte look with only the HP logo standing out in gloss. Fluid lines and curved edges are certainly echoed all around the notebook's silhouette, the full sized tile keyboard comes in dark grey and the low profile look is maintained. Like any professional notebook, the HP ProBook 450 G2 Notebook comes in various customizable specifications. At the top end of the spectrum there is a 15.6 inch FHD anti-glare LED-backlit screen, an Intel Core i7-5500U clocked at 2.4 GHz with Intel HD Graphics 5500, up to 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3L SDRAM, an AMD Radeon R5 M255 GPU with either 1 GB or 2 GB dedicated VRAM. Users can also select from a vast range of storage options ranging from 200 GB hard drives to 120 GB M.2 SSDs. Other features include an optional Blu-ray optical drive, two USB 3.0 ports, two USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI out, a VGA port and a 720p HD webcam. Audio quality is good with DTS Sound+ driving the integrated stereo speakers. The HP ProBook 450 G2 Notebook can be powered by either a 4-cell, 44 Wh Li-Ion battery or a 4-cell, 40 Wh Long Life Li-Ion pack.

Specifications

HP ProBook 450 G2-L3Q26EANotebook: HP ProBook 450 G2-L3Q26EA
Processor: Intel Core i7 5500U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 5500
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.1kg
Price: 1000 euro
Links: HP homepage
 ProBook 450 G2-L3Q26EA (Model)

Average Score: 92% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

92% 비즈니스 환경을 위한 최적의 밸런스 - HP 프로북 NB 450 G2 (성능편)
Source: Notegear KO→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/25/2015
Rating: Total score: 92%
비즈니스 환경을 위한 최적의 밸런스 - HP 프로북 NB 450 G2 (외형편)
Source: Notegear KO→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/12/2015

 

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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. Market share regarding sales of personal computers in 2007 (market research IDC): HP 18.9 %, Dell 16.4 %, Acer 9.9 %, Lenovo 7.5 %, Apple 5.7 %

HP reviews


Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

AMD Radeon HD 8750M: Mid-range graphics card based on the GCN architecture.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

Intel HD Graphics 4600:

Integrated processor graphics card found on a number of Haswell CPU models. Offers varying clock speeds depending on the CPU.

Intel HD Graphics 5500: Integrated graphics card (GT2) in the Core processors of the Broadwell U-series (15 W TDP). 

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


Intel Core i5:

3230M: Fast Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, includes HD 4000 GPU, core clock 2.6 - 3.2 GHz

4200M: Haswell-based dual-core processor clocked at 2.5 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.1 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4600 GPU and a dual channel DDR3 memory controller.

5200U: Broadwell-based ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 5500 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.

Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  

5500U: Broadwell-based ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 5500 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.


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


2.1 kg:

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

2.3 kg:


77.6%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

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

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HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6500U, 1 kg

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HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 14.0", 1.7 kg

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HP 250 G4
HD Graphics (Braswell), Celeron N3050, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP Envy 14-J008tx
HD Graphics 5500, Core i7 5500U, 14.0", 2 kg
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GeForce 820M, Core i5 5200U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP 15t Touch
HD Graphics 5500, Core i3 5005U, 15.6", 2.1 kg

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-02-11 (Update: 2014-02-11)