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HP ProBook 4740 Series

HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EAProcessor: Intel Core i5 2450M, Intel Core i5 3210M, Intel Core i5 3230M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7650M
Display: 17.3 inch
Weight: 3kg, 3.02kg, 3.07kg
Price: 699, 700, 3172 euro
Average Score: 84.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 6 reviews)
: - %, performance: 72%, features: 70%, display: 88%
mobility: 80%, workmanship: 88%, ergonomy: 87%, emissions: 84%

 

HP ProBook 4740s (B6N57EA)

Specifications

HP ProBook 4740s (B6N57EA)Notebook: HP ProBook 4740s (B6N57EA)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2450M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7650M 1024 MB
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels
Weight: 3.02kg
Price: 3172 euro
Links: HP homepage

Average Score: 91% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

91% 부담 없는 가격대의 17인치 비즈니스 노트북 - HP 프로북 4740s (성능편)
Source: Notegear KO→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/21/2012
Rating: Total score: 91%
부담 없는 가격대의 17인치 비즈니스 노트북 - HP 프로북 4740s (외형편)
Source: Notegear KO→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/08/2012

 

HP ProBook 4740s (B0Y81EA)

Specifications

HP ProBook 4740s (B0Y81EA)Notebook: HP ProBook 4740s (B0Y81EA)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2450M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7650M 2048 MB
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels
Weight: 3.07kg
Price: 699 euro
Links: HP homepage

 

82% Review HP ProBook 4740s Notebook | Notebookcheck
Bulk'o'media. A large, glare-free screen fused with solid workmanship and good application performance plus a midrange graphics card from AMD for the occasional game and business-ambitioned input devices. Will the ProBook accomplish the balancing act between business and multimedia?
HP ProBook 4740s - do práce ve velkém
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/25/2012

 

HP ProBook 4740s-C4Z55EA

Specifications

HP ProBook 4740s-C4Z55EANotebook: HP ProBook 4740s-C4Z55EA
Processor: Intel Core i5 3210M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7650M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Price: 700 euro
Links: HP homepage

 

Hewlett Packard ProBook 4740s
Source: Itsvet HR→EN
Positive: Good screen diagonal; quality development; excellent configuration; good price. Negative: Performance of SSD hard disk.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/07/2013

 

HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EA

Specifications

HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EANotebook: HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EA
Processor: Intel Core i5 3230M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7650M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Links: HP homepage

Average Score: 81% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

81% HP ProBook 4740s (H5K38EA) - 8 GB
Source: Benchmark.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/22/2013
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 60% display: 90% mobility: 80% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 90%
Recenzja HP Probook 4740S (17,3", Intel Core i5-3230M, AMD Radeon HD 7650M)
Source: Notebooktest.pl Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Rigid case; easy access to components; good processor performance; long battery runtime. Negative: Very hot under load; low contrast display.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/23/2014

 

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


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 7650M: Based on the same chip as the Radeon HD 6650M but with slower core clock. 480 Shader and 128 bit DDR3 interface. 

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


Intel Core i5:

2450M: Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.5 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.8-3.1 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1300 MHz Turbo).

3210M: Fast Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, includes HD 4000 GPU, core clock 2.5 - 3.1 GHz

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


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


3 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.

3.07 kg:


84.67%: 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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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2012-12- 3 (Update: 2012-12- 3)