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HP Elitebook 745 G2

Specifications

HP Elitebook 745 G2
HP Elitebook 745 G2 (EliteBook Series)
Processor
AMD A10 Pro-7350B 4 x 2.1 - 3.3 GHz, Kaveri
Graphics adapter
AMD Radeon R6 (Kaveri), Core: 554 MHz, 13.352.1004.1009
Memory
4096 MB 
, DDR3, single-channel, two memory banks (one bank filled)
Display
14.00 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, Samsung, TN LED, glossy: no
Mainboard
AMD Bolton
Storage
Hitachi Travelstar Z7K500 HTS725050A7E630, 500 GB 
, 7200 rpm, 420 GB free
Soundcard
AMD Hudson-2 High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
4 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 VGA, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: combo audio jack, Card Reader: SD, 1 SmartCard, 1 Fingerprint Reader, TPM 1.2
Networking
Realtek RTL8168/8111 Gigabit-LAN (10/100/1000/2500/5000MBit/s), Broadcom BCM43228 (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 4.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 21 x 339 x 237 ( = 0.83 x 13.35 x 9.33 in)
Battery
50 Wh Lithium-Ion, 11.4 V, 4290 mAh
Operating System
Windows 8.1 Professional (64 Bit) + Windows 7 Professional (64 Bit)
Camera
Webcam: HD webcam
Additional features
Speakers: stereo, Keyboard: chiclet, Keyboard Light: no, Cyberlink PowerDVD 12, Cyberlink YouCam, Foxit PhantomPDF, MS Office 365 (trial), MS Security Essentials, Skype, 36 Months Warranty
Weight
1.9 kg ( = 67.02 oz / 4.19 pounds), Power Supply: 302 g ( = 10.65 oz / 0.67 pounds)
Price
900 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 82% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 54%, features: 72%, display: 72% mobility: 74%, workmanship: 92%, ergonomy: 90%, emissions: 89%

Reviews for the HP Elitebook 745 G2

82% HP EliteBook 745 G2 Notebook Review | Notebookcheck
Kaveri for business. A price of approximately 900 Euros (~$1166) should make HP's newest 14-inch business laptop appealing. The company ships a slim, elegant casing fused with multiple business features and good input devices for this price. The laptop is powered by a new Kaveri APU from AMD. Unfortunately, the screen is again one of the biggest shortcomings, like in many other laptops.
Hp Elitebook 745 G2 – 14 Дюймов Противоречий
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Decent autonomy; exemplary performance; good touchpad and keyboard; monolithic and durable look; fairly loud and clear speakers. Negative: Low contrast and brightness, viewing angles are unstable, "lame" color reproduction.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/11/2015

Comment

AMD Radeon R6 (Kaveri): Integrated GPU on select AMD Kaveri APUs. Based on the GCN architecture with 384 shader units and a core clock up to 654 MHz.

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.


A10 Pro-7350B: Quad-core APU clocked at 2.1 - 3.3 GHz with an integrated Radeon R6 GPU. Based on the Kaveri architecture.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.00":

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.


1.9 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 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. 

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).


82%: 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, 2015-02-24 (Update: 2015-02-24)