Notebookcheck

HP ProBook 455 Series

HP ProBook 455 G2Processor: AMD A-Series A4-4300M, AMD A-Series A8-4500M, AMD Kaveri A8-7100
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7420G, AMD Radeon HD 8750M, AMD Radeon R5 (Kaveri)
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.25kg, 2.3kg, 2.4kg
Price: 500 euro
Average Score: 73.5% - average
Average of 6 scores (from 10 reviews)
price: 60%, performance: 65%, features: 74%, display: 68%
mobility: 70%, workmanship: 83%, ergonomy: 71%, emissions: - %

 

HP ProBook 455 G1

Specifications

HP ProBook 455 G1Notebook: HP ProBook 455 G1
Processor: AMD A-Series A4-4300M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7420G
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.4kg
Price: 500 euro
Links: HP homepage

Average Score: 59% - poor
Average of 1 scores (from 3 reviews)

 

HP ProBook 455 G1
Source: c't - Heft 9/2014 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 04/16/2014
59% Office-Notebook ohne Highlights
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/07/2013
Rating: Total score: 59% price: 49% performance: 30% features: 77% display: 63% mobility: 51% ergonomy: 71%
Recenze: HP ProBook 455 - kvalitní provedení v nižší třídě a duální grafika s AMD A10
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Positive: Good workmanship; good touchpad; good performance. Negative: Poor display; noisy fan.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/03/2014

 

HP ProBook 455 H0W29EA

Specifications

HP ProBook 455 H0W29EANotebook: HP ProBook 455 H0W29EA
Processor: AMD A-Series A8-4500M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8750M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.3kg
Links: HP homepage

 

HP ProBook 455 – Достъпният лаптоп за работа и равлечение!
Source: PC Store BU→EN
Positive: Good performance; good cooling system; good price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/04/2014

 

HP ProBook 455 G2

Specifications

HP ProBook 455 G2Notebook: HP ProBook 455 G2
Processor: AMD Kaveri A8-7100
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon R5 (Kaveri)
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.25kg
Links: HP homepage

Average Score: 76.4% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 6 reviews)

 

60% HP Probook 455 G2
Source: It Pro English
The HP Probook 455 G2 with Ubuntu is very affordable, but even without the expense of Windows it feels a little cheap and lacks polish in various places from the hardware to Ubuntu itself. It’s by no means bad, but unless you specifically need Linux then a good Chromebook would be a better value and better designed Windows alternative – as long as you’re happy to work exclusively in the cloud.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/17/2015
Rating: Total score: 60%
70% It's dirt-cheap, but this budget laptop may not be your dream come true
Source: PC Advisor English
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.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/30/2015
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 70% features: 70% workmanship: 70%
80% HP ProBook 455 Ubuntu review
Source: V3.co.uk English
For basic office tasks, the ProBook 455 Ubuntu isn't a bad desktop replacement, and Ubuntu has made big strides from niche project to a rounded OS that most people will adapt to comfortably. Nonetheless, every one of this laptop's strengths seems to be countered by some related weakness. It's spacious and filled with ports, but clunky and heavy. Its operating system is feature-rich, but buggy. It's secure for now, but won't be in two years' time.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/22/2015
Rating: Total score: 80%
HP Probook 455 G2 – Дело В Шляпе
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Matt display with good contrast; good sensitivity touchpad; comfortable island keyboard. Negative: Poor webcam.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/26/2015
88% HP Probook 450 G2 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/05/2015
Rating: Total score: 88% performance: 80% display: 70% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%
84% HP ProBook 455 G2 teszt
Source: Laptopkalauz HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/24/2014
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 80% display: 70% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90%

 

Comment

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


Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

AMD Radeon HD 7420G: Processor graphics card that is built into the Trinity A4 series APUs from AMD (e.g. A4-4300M). Based on the VLIW4 architecture of the Radeon HD 6900 desktop series.

AMD Radeon R5 (Kaveri): Integrated GPU on select AMD Kaveri APUs. Based on the GCN architecture with 256 - 384 shader units and a core clock up to 626 MHz.

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.

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


AMD A-Series:

A4-4300M: Dual-Core APU of the Trinity line with an integrated Radeon HD 7420G graphics card.

A8-4500M: Trinity quad-core, 1.9 - 2.8 GHz, 7640G GPU

AMD Kaveri:

A8-7100: Quad-core APU clocked at 1.8 - 3.0 GHz with an integrated Radeon R5 GPU. Based on the Kaveri architecture.


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


2.25 kg:

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

2.4 kg:


73.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

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

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

HP Envy 15-as006ng
Iris Graphics 540, Core i5 6260U, 15.6", 2 kg
HP Pavilion 15-ab213ng
HD Graphics (Braswell), Pentium N3700, 15.6", 2.3 kg
HP 15-ac123ng
Radeon R5 M330, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP 15-ac158ng
HD Graphics 5500, Core i3 5005U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP Envy 15-as001na
HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 1.9 kg
HP ProBook 650 G2-X9V26UT
HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6600U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
HP 15-ac002ur
HD Graphics (Braswell), Celeron N3050, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP Pavilion 15-au072sa
HD Graphics 520, Core i3 6100U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP 250 G5
HD Graphics 400 (Braswell), Celeron N3060, 15.6", 1.7 kg
HP Pavilion 17-g122ng
HD Graphics (Braswell), Pentium N3700, 17.3", 2.8 kg
HP Chromebook 14 G3
GeForce ULP K1 (Tegra K1 Kepler GPU), Tegra K1, 14.0", 1.7 kg
HP 15-ac121nr
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP Chromebook 14 G4
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2940, 14.0", 1.7 kg
HP Stream 13-c110nr
HD Graphics (Braswell), Celeron N3050, 13.3", 1.6 kg
HP EliteBook 850 G3
HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 1.88 kg
HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G3
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6300U, 14", 1.445 kg
HP 15-ac100ur
HD Graphics (Braswell), Celeron N3050, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP EliteBook 745 G3
Radeon R7 (Carrizo), Carrizo Pro A12-8800B, 14", 1.54 kg
HP 15-ac101th
HD Graphics 5500, Core i3 5005U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP ProBook 450 G3
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.11 kg
HP ProBook 440 G3
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 14.0", 1.67 kg
HP ProBook 430 G3 P5T00ES
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 13.3", 1.5 kg
HP 250 G4
Radeon R5 M330, Core i5 5200U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP Envy 14-J008tx
HD Graphics 5500, Core i7 5500U, 14.0", 2 kg
HP 15-L0Z35EA
GeForce 820M, Core i5 5200U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
HP 15t Touch
HD Graphics 5500, Core i3 5005U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
HP Pavilion 15-p215ng
HD Graphics 5500, Core i7 5500U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
HP EliteBook 850 G2-H9W21EA
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5300U, 15.6", 2 kg
HP Envy 15-k301tu
Iris Pro Graphics 5200, Core i7 4750HQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Current Prices
HP ProBook 455 G2
HP ProBook 455 G2
HP ProBook 455 G1
HP ProBook 455 G1
HP ProBook 455 G1
HP ProBook 455 G1
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > HP > HP ProBook 455 Series
Stefan Hinum, 2014-02-22 (Update: 2014-02-22)