HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EA


HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EANotebook: HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EA (ProBook 4740 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 3230M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7650M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3kg
Price: euro
Average Score: 81% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 60%, features: - %, display: 90% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 90%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the HP ProBook 4740s-H5K38EA

81% HP ProBook 4740s (H5K38EA) - 8 GB
Source: 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: 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


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. 

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

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

3230M: Fast Ivy-Bridge-based dual-core, includes HD 4000 GPU, core clock 2.6 - 3.2 GHz» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

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.

3 kg:

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

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 %

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81%: 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.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-06-25 (Update: 2013-06-25)