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HP EliteBook 8730w

alaTest has collected and analyzed 527 reviews of HP EliteBook 8730w. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the design and performance. The screen and price are also mentioned favorably, but many are negative about the keyboard and sound.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP EliteBook 8730w is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for HP EliteBook 8730w

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 420 user reviews of HP EliteBook 8730w from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the design and performance. The price and screen also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the reliability and durability.

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95% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP 608207-001 LAPTOP LCD SCREEN 14.0" WXGA HD LED DIODE (SUBSTITUTE REPLACEMENT LCD SCREEN ONLY. NOT A LAPTOP )HP 608207-001 LAPTOP LCD SCREEN 14.0" WXGA HD LED DIODE (SUBSTITUTE REPLACEMENT LCD SCREEN ONLY. NOT A LAPTOP )

Jan, 2019

Expert review by : Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

HP Elitebook 8730w Mobile Workstation

 

This 17in powerhouse sports a DreamColor Adobe RGB display and plenty of processing grunt.

Feb, 2011

Expert review by : Neil Bennett (techadvisor.co.uk)

HP Elitebook 8730w review

 

It's not as slim and light - although it's much closer to the size and weight of Apple's laptop than any other, and is easily portable - but the HP Elitebook 8730w boasts a much better screen and is an able performer in our tests.

The HP Elitebook 8730w has an outstanding screen and offers a long battery life. It also provides great performance and is relatively thin. It is also very expensive, however, and despite forking out £2,500 you end up with a dull-looking workhorse.

Apr, 2009

Expert review by : Techworld (techworld.com)

HP Elitebook 8730w laptop

 

The HP Elitebook 8730w has an outstanding screen and offers a long battery life. It also provides great performance and is relatively thin. It is also very expensive, however, and despite forking out £2,500 you end up with a dull-looking workhorse.

Apr, 2009

Expert review by : LAPTOP Magazine (laptopmag.com)

HP EliteBook 8730w Review

 

At $3,242, the HP Elitebook 8730w is a very capable mobile workstation that falls between the 17-inch MacBook Pro ($2,799) and the Lenovo ThinkPad W700 ($3,802) in portability, performance, and price. But the 8730w is heads and shoulders above the...

Stunning 15-million color display, Durable, elegant design, Strong graphics and processing performance, Strong security features

Shorter battery life than other desktop replacements, Not the brightest display in its class

May, 2009

Expert review by : Jerry Jackson (NotebookReview.com)

HP EliteBook 8730w Review

 

The HP EliteBook 8730w is the largest workstation in HP's current lineup of business notebooks. Featuring the latest Intel processors and Nvidia Quadro graphics and available with HP's exclusive 17-inch "DreamColor" display, the EliteBook 8730w might...

Extreme processor and graphics performance ; DreamColor display is bright with vivid colors ; Reasonably thin and light for a 17-inch workstation ; Attractive and sleek design

DreamColor display is pricey, but still reasonable ; Third touchpad button sometimes gets in the way ; Less than ideal location for speakers ; Fan can run loud and push out a lot of hot air

Bottom line, if you're looking for a 17-inch mobile workstation notebook the HP EliteBook 8730w probably belongs at the top of your list

May, 2009

Expert review by : Jerry Jackson (NotebookReview.com)

HP EliteBook 8530w Review

 

The 8530w starts out at $1,499 but more powerful configurations top out at $3,549

One of the most full-featured and rugged 15.4" workstation notebooks ; Extreme graphics power, top notch overall horsepower ; High-resolution screen with good viewing angles and excellent brightness ; Available BluRay drive ; Extended battery life...

Pricey because of the workstation GPU and rugged build quality ; Heavy ... very heavy with the power adapter ; Rubber touchpad buttons don't always register a click when you press them ; Less than ideal location for speakers ; Fan can run loud and...

Bottom line, there are many reasons why professionals need to buy the HP EliteBook 8530w and very few reasons not to

Oct, 2008

Expert review by : Videomaker (videomaker.com)

HP EliteBook 8730w Mobile Workstation Review

 

A top of the line performer, no setup required, and plenty of media devices for a video editor. Originally, the word laptop and video editing would never...

Durable Design, Desktop performance in small form factor, Enhanced Dreamcolor LCD, Many types of removable media devices supported, USB/eSATA/Card Reader/Blu-Ray, Available with Windows XP

Expensive, Slow Memory

Sep, 2009

Expert review by : Lance Olinger (videomaker.com)

Laptop Workstation Review: HP EliteBook 8730w Mobile Workstation

 

Originally, the word laptop and video editing would never go together. Laptop graphics were usually onboard, used shared memory, and had limited capabilities. Recently though, NVIDIA and ATI have made high-end video editing cards that fit into a...

Durable Design ; Desktop performance in small form factor ; Enhanced Dreamcolor LCD ; Many types of removable media devices supported, USB/eSATA/Card Reader/Blu-Ray ; Available with Windows XP

Expensive ; Slow Memory

A top of the line performer, no setup required, and plenty of media devices for a video editor.

Jun, 2009

Expert review by : John Virata (digitalproducer.digitalmedianet.com)

HP EliteBook 8730W

 

Hewlett Packard has been known for years for its solid workstations. The company has been an innovator when it comes to content creation machines, even supplying its own designed graphics adapters in the late 1990s to power its visual systems. When the...

Mobile workstation with power

Dec, 2008

Expert review by : Consumer Electronics Net (consumerelectronicsnet.com)

Mobile workstation with power

 

Hewlett Packard has been known for years for its solid workstations. The company has been an innovator when it comes to content creation machines, even supplying its own designed graphics adapters in the late 1990s to power its visual systems. When the...

Dec, 2008

Product Specifications

The Electronic HP Care Pack Services (e-Care Pack) capability allows you to order, receive, update, and activate a wide range of valuable HP Care Pack Services over the Internet. Administered through the HP Services Network (CSN), it is a fast and simple process that enables immediate registration and service activation. Increase equipment availability and productivity with high-quality onsite and remote support for your HP hardware, as well as selected multivendor equipment. This flexible HP Care Pack packaged service covers desktops, workstations, servers, notebooks and laptops, network equipment, and printing. Choose Next Business Day Hardware Support when you need to: extend your hardware warranty coverage for key systems and devices; obtain easy-to-buy, easy-to-use onsite services; improve hardware performance and uptime; increase the return on your HP and multivendor hardware investments; enjoy consistent service coverage across geographically dispersed sites.

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio included:High Definition Audio, stereo speakers, stereo headphone/line out, stereo microphone in
Audio system:ADI1984A / HD / HD Audio / High Definition Audio / High Definition Audio, stereo speakers, stereo headphone/line out, stereo microphone in
Audio system direct 3D sound: Yes
Audio system full duplex: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Number of built-in speakers:2

Audio Input

Type:Microphone/Stereo microphone

Audio Output

Type:None/Sound card

Battery

Battery life (max):4 / 4.15 / 4.2 / 4.25 / 4.3
Installed Qty:1
Number of battery cells:8
Run Time (Up To):4.25hour(s)
Technology:Lithium Ion

Cabinet (Chassis)

Form Factor:Desktop slimline
Manufacturer Form Factor:Ultra-slim desktop
Supported Devices / Modules Qty:4

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB/6MB
Per Processor Size:2MB

Camera

Front Camera: No

Certificates

Certification:MCAD: AutoDesk (AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit, Alias Studio, Map 3D, Civil 3D), Bentley (In Roads XM, MicroStation, Navigator), CEI, CoCreate OneSpace, Dassault CATIA V5, ICEM Surf, Intelligent Light, MSC Software (MSC.Patran, SimXpert), PTC Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire, Sensable, Siemans PLMS (NX, NX I-deas, Solid Edge, TeamCenter Visualisation, Solidworks; DCC: Adobe (Premiere, After effects, Encore, Photoshop), AutoDesk (3DS MAX/Combustion, Maya), Avid (Xpress Pro, Media Composer), SoftImage XSI; GIS: ESRI ArcGIS; Oil and Gas: Landmark R5000, Paradigm EPOS, GoCAD, Schlumberger (GeoFrame, Petrel), SeismicMicro Technology
Energy Star certified: / Yes

Consumable

Cartridge Features:HP Vivera
Colour:Cyan/Cyan / Magenta/Grey/Grey / Photo black/Magenta/Matte black/Matte black / Yellow/Photo black/Yellow
Consumable Type:Print cartridge/Printhead

Design

Colour of product:Black / Grey
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise
Product colour:Black / Grey
Product Type:Mobile workstation / Notebook

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:28.2cm/33.5cm/43.5cm/43cm/80.6cm
Height:3.2cm/35.2cm/43.5cm/45.1cm/7.5cm
Weight:15.5kg/15kg/3.4kg/46kg/6kg
Width:31.5cm/39.3cm/40.5cm/42cm/48cm

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):300:1
Display brightness:200
Display diagonal:43 / 43.2
Display Resolution:1280 x 800 / 1440 x 900 / 1680 x 1050 / 1920 x 1200
Display Surface:Matt
LED Backlight: Yes

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:17in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.2cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.27mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Interface:VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024/1680 x 1050/1920 x 1200
Technology:CRT/TFT active matrix
Type:Display/None.
Widescreen Display: Yes

Environmental Standards

Blue Angel Compliant: Yes
ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPEAT Compliant: Yes
EPEAT Level:EPEAT Gold/EPEAT Silver

Equipment

Class of Equipment:Complicated network devices/Desktops/Handhelds/Monitors/Network adapters/Notebooks/Other/Printers and multifunctional office machines/Scanners/Servers/Storage arrays/System cabinets/Tape drives/UPS and power devices

General

Consumable Subcategory:Cartridges/Maintenance supplies and parts
Media Subcategory:Large format paper/Photo paper/Special media
Printer Consumable Class:Consumables and kits/Media
Product Type:Laptop battery/Power supply - hot-plug / redundant /Power supply - redundant
Subcategory (AG):Batteries/Power supplies
Technology:Ink-jet

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter: Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.25 / 0.512 / 1024 / 256 / 512
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Mobility FireGL V5725 / NVIDIA Quadro FX 2700M / NVIDIA Quadro FX 3700M
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.001 / 0.256 / 0.5 / 1.024 / 1000 / 256
Maximum Resolution:1920 x 1200
On-board graphics adapter: No
On-board graphics adapter model: No

Hard drive

Hard disk controller:SATA II
Hard disk drive type:250 GB 5400 rpm SATA II / 250 GB 7200 rpm SATA / 320 GB 7200 rpm SATA / 320 GB 7200 rpm SATA II

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC/PC / Unix/Unix
Country Kits:Africa / Asia Pacific / Europe / Middle East/Africa / Europe / Middle East/Australia / Belgium / Canada / Czech Republic / Denmark / Finland / France / Germany / Greece / Hong Kong / Indonesia / Ireland / Italy / Netherlands / Norway / Poland / Portugal / Russia / Singapore / South Africa / Spain / Sweden / Switzerland / United Kingdom / United States/Australia / Belgium / Canada / Czech Republic / Denmark / Finland / France / Germany / Hong Kong / Indonesia / Ireland / Italy / Netherlands / Norway / Poland / Portugal / Russia / Singapore / South Africa / Spain / Sweden / Switzerland / United Kingdom / United States/Canada / Latin America / United States/Canada / United States/Europe/Europe / South Africa / United Arab Emirates/France/Ireland / United Kingdom/N/a/Puerto Rico / United States/United Kingdom/United States/Worldwide
Localization:English/English / French / German / Italian/French/German/Italian/N/a
Manufacturer:Compaq/Hewlett-Packard
Model:150 Credit/24-Hour Call-To-Repair Hardware Support/24x7 Software Technical Support/300 Credit/4-Hour 13x5 Onsite Hardware Support/4-hour 13x5 Same Day Hardware Support/4-hour 13x5 Same Day Hardware Support Post Warranty/4-Hour 24x7 Same Day Hardware Support/4-Hour 24x7 Same Day Hardware Support Post Warranty/4-Hour Call-To-Repair Hardware Support Post Warranty/4-Hour Same Business Day Hardware Support/4-Hour Same Business Day Hardware Support Post Warranty/6-Hour Call-To-Repair Hardware Support/6-Hour Call-To-Repair Hardware Support Post Warranty/6-Hour Call-To-Repair Hardware Support with Defective Media Retention/72/8730w/900 Credit/Dc7600/Global Next Business Day Hardware Support/Global Next Day Response/Installation and Startup/MSL8096 Ultrium 960/Next Business Day Hardware Support/Next Business Day Hardware Support Post Warranty/Next Business Day Hardware Support with Accidental Damage Protection/Next Business Day Hardware Support with Defective Media Retention/Next Business Day Hardware Support with Def
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Compaq/Compaq CarePaq/Electronic HP Care Pack/HP/HP Care Pack/HP CarePaq/HP Compaq Business Desktop/HP e-Support Pack/HP e-SupportPack/HP eCarePaq/HP EliteBook Mobile Workstation/HP Hardware Support Onsite/HP Premium/HP Proactive Select/HP StorageWorks/HP SupportPack

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Pointing stick / Touchpad/None/Pointing stick / Touchpad / Keyboard/Touchpad / Keyboard / Pointing stick

Keyboard

Keyboard layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:101/102-key compatible keyboard with HP DuraKeys / Full-sized / Full-sized spill-resistance keyboard
Pointing device:Touchpad / Touchpad + Pointing Stick / Touchpad + Scroll zone

Mainboard

Chipset Type:Intel 945G Express
Data Bus Speed:1066MHz/800MHz

Media

Included Qty:50sheet(s)/60sheet(s)
Media Type:Glossy photo paper/Paper
Smaller Dimension (For Sorting):101.6mm/1524mm/216mm/914mm

Memory

Internal Memory:2 / 4 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:800
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 2 / 2 x 2
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM
Memory upgrade:8

Miscellaneous

Category of Accessory:Printing consumables/Printing media
Colour:Carbonite / Silver/White
Compliant Standards:CE / CISPR 22 Class B / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / EN55022 / EN55024 / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / ISO 9241 / MPR II / Plug and Play / SEMKO / TCO '99 / VCCI Class B ITE / TCO 99/CE / CSA / DHHS / EN50082 / EN55022 / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / MPR II / NEMKO / Plug and Play / SEMKO / TCO '95 / TUV GS / UL / TCO 95/CISPR 22 Class B / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / DEMKO / EN 60950 / EN 61000-3-2 / EN55022 / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / ICES-003 / IEC950 / ISO 9241 / MPR II / NEMKO / Plug and Play / SEMKO / VCCI Class B ITE / VESA DPMS
Refurbished:Remarketed

Modem

Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:Bell 103J / Bell 212A / ITU T.30 / ITU T.4 / ITU V.17 / ITU V.21 / ITU V.22 / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.23 / ITU V.250 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.27ter / ITU V.29 / ITU V.32 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.34 / ITU V.80 / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.92/ITU T.4 / ITU V.251 / ITU V.250 / ITU T.30 / ITU V.80 / Bell 103J / ITU V.29 / ITU V.8bis / ITU V.92 / ITU V.22 / Bell 212A / ITU V.21 / ITU V.34 / ITU V.32bis / ITU V.22bis / ITU V.17 / ITU V.23 / ITU V.27ter/ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem/None

Networking

3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11a / Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11n (draft 2.0)/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11n/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11n (draft)/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet/Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11n (draft) / Bluetooth 2.0/IEEE 802.11g / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / Gigabit Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN / Intel Gigabit (10/100/1000 NIC) / Intel Gigabit Network Connection (10/100/1000 NIC)
Networking type:Gigabit Ethernet
Type:Network adapter
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11 a/b/g/n (draft) / Bluetooth 2.0/802.11 a/b/g/n (draft) / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/802.11 a/b/g/n / Bluetooth 2.0/802.11 a/b/g/n / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / 802.11 a/b/g/n (draft 2.0)

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Operational conditions

Non-operating altitude:4500 / 9144
Non-operating relative humidity (non-condensing):5 - 95
Operating altitude relative to sea level:10 - 90
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):-20 - 70 / 0 - 60
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 80

Optical Drive

CD write speed:24
CD-R read speed:24
CD-RW read speed:16
DVD-R read speed:8
DVD-RW read speed:4
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:4
LightScribe: Yes
Optical Drive Type: / DVD Super Multi DL / DVD-RW / DVD±RW

Optical Storage

CD / DVD Rewrite Speed:16x (CD) / 4x (DVD
Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)/48x
Type:CD-ROM/DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

OS Provided

Edition:Windows 7 Professional/Windows 7 Professional / Windows XP Professional/Windows Vista Business/Windows Vista Business / Windows XP Professional
Family:Windows 7/Windows 7 / Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows Vista / Windows XP
Type:Microsoft Windows 7 Professional / XP Professional downgrade/Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Edition/Microsoft Windows Vista Business / XP Professional downgrade/Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Other features

Audio system:ADI1984A / HD / HD Audio / High Definition Audio
Battery Type:8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion / 8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion battery
CD transfer rate (sustained mode):3600
Compatible operating systems:Genuine Windows XP Professional, SuSe Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 / Windows XP Professional, SuSe Linux Enterprise Desktop 10
Dimensions (WxDxH):393 x 282 x 32
Display:LCD
Docking solution:HP Docking Station, HP Advanced Docking Station, HP Monitor Stand, HP Adjustable Notebook Stand (all sold separately)
DVD-ROM transfer rate (sustained mode):10.8
Energy efficiency class:
Expansion slots:1 Express Card/54; 1 Smart Card Reader; 1 6-in-1 media reader / 1 ExpressCard/54 slot (also supports ExpressCard/34), 6-in-1 Media Card Reader / Slots available for additional devices: 1 ExpressCard/54 slot, Media Card Reader
Graphics adapter family:AMD / Intel / nVidia
Hard drive controller type:SATA (7200 rpm)\nSATA (5400 rpm)\nSolid State Drive
HDD user password: Yes
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem:No / Yes
Manageability features:GSM/GPRS/EDGE/WCDMA/HSDPA/HSUPA / HP 3D DriveGuard / HP 3D DriveGuard; Intel Centrino 2 with vPro processor technology enabled
Maximum hard drive capacity:80
Minimum hard disk space:250
Minimum RAM:1
Modem Speed:56
Modem type:56K / 56K V.92 / V.92
Multimedia:High Definition Audio support w/24-bit DAC; Integrated stereo speakers; Integrated dual-microphone array; Touch-sensitive controls for volume up, volume down, and mute; Stereo headphone/line out; Stereo microphone in; Optional 2 MP Webcam with Business Card Reader Software
Operating temperature (T-T):41 - 95
Power requirements:288 x 92 x 247 / External 120-watt Smart AC adapter; HP Fast Charge / External 150W HP Smart AC adapter, HP Fast Charge Technology\n8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion battery / External 150W HP Smart AC adapter, HP Fast Charge Technology\n8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion battery, optional HP (52 WHr) Extended Life Battery, optional HP (95 WHr) Ultra-Capacity Battery / External 150W or 120W HP Smart AC adapter, HP Fast Charge Technology\n8-cell (73 WHr) Lithium-Ion battery, optional HP (52 WHr) Extended Life Battery, optional HP (95 WHr) Ultra-Capacity Battery
Protection tools:HP ProtectTools, TPM Embedded Security Chip 1.2, HP Fingerprint Sensor, HP Disk Sanitizer, integrated Smart Card Reader
Rear ports note:1 external VGA monitor; 1 AC power
Size:39 / 39.4
Slot type:48
Special features:Intel Centrino 2 + vPro
TV in port:No / Yes
Type:PC
Warranty:1
Weight:Weight varies by configuration and component.\nStarting at 7.5 lb
Weight (imperial):Weight varies by configuration and component.\nStarting at 7.5 lb
Wireless option type:Y
Wireless Technology:802.11 a/b/g/n / 802.11a/b/g/n / IEEE 802.11a/b/g / IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n / Intel 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth¨ 2.0 / Intel WLAN 802.11a/b/g/draft-n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included: Yes
Package dimensions (WxDxH):575 x 405 x 185
Package weight:8 / 8.3

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Charging port type:DC-in jack
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector:No / Yes
DVI port:No / Yes
eSATA ports quantity:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
I/O ports:4 USB 2.0 ports, HDMI, eSATA, VGA, stereo microphone in, stereo headphone/line out, 1394a, power connector, RJ-11/modem, RJ-45/ethernet, docking connector, secondary battery connector / 4 USB 2.0 ports, VGA, eSATA, stereo microphone in, stereo headphone/line out, Firewire (1394a), HDMI, power connector, docking connector, secondary battery connector, RJ-11, RJ-45 / 4 USB 2.0; 1 1394a; 1 RJ-11; 1 RJ-45; 1 headphone/line-out; 1 docking connector; 1 HDMI; 1 battery connector; 1 eSATA; 1 AC power; 1 external VGA monitor
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
Parallel ports quantity:1
S/PDIF out port: No
Serial ports quantity:1
SmartCard slot:No / Yes
TV Out:N
TV out port: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:4 / 5
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:120 / 150

Power Device

Form Factor (AG):Plug-in module
Power Supply Compatibility:Network hardware/PC/Server/Storage hardware

Processor

64-bit Computing: Yes
Bus type:FSB
Clock Speed:2.53GHz/2.8GHz/2GHz/3GHz
Conflict Free processor: No
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):10 / 10.5 / 11 / 12 / 7.5 / 9 / 9.4 / 9.5
ECC supported by processor: No
FSB Parity: No
Installed Qty:1
Manufacturer:Intel
Max Supported Qty:1
Motherboard chipset:Intel PM45 Express
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core/Quad-Core
Number of Processing Die Transistors:410 / 820
Processing Die size:107 / 214
Processor cache:12 / 3 / 6
Processor cache level:L2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Penryn
Processor core voltage (AC):1.05 - 1.2625
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:Intel Core 2 Duo / Intel Core 2 Extreme / Intel® Core™2 Duo / Intel® Core™2 Extreme / Intel® Core™2 Quad
Processor frequency:2 / 2.26 / 2.4 / 2.53 / 2.66 / 2.8 / 2.93 / 3.06
Processor front side bus:1066
Processor lithography:45
Processor Model:P8600 / P8700 / P8800 / Q9000 / QX9300 / T9400 / T9550 / T9600 / T9800 / X9100
Processor Number:630/Q9000/T9400/T9600
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo P8000 series / Intel Core 2 Duo T9000 series / Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9000 series for Mobile / Intel Core 2 Extreme X9000 series / Intel Core 2 Quad Q9000 series for Mobile
Processor Socket:Socket 478 / Socket 479 / Socket L1
Processor technology:Intel Centrino / Intel Centrino 2 w/ vPro
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:C0 / E0 / R0
Thermal Design Power (TDP):25 / 35 / 44 / 45
Tjunction:100 / 105
Type:Core 2 Duo/Core 2 Quad/Pentium 4

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:N
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Idle States:No / Yes
Intel 64: Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:No / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:No / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI): No
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): No
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD): No
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID): No
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology): No
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT): No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Smart Cache: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi): No
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:35431 / 35562 / 35563 / 35568 / 36727 / 37005 / 37130 / 40480
Processor code:SL3BV / SLB48 / SLB5J / SLGE4 / SLGEJ / SLGES / SLGFE / SLGLA
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No

RAM

Data Integrity Check:Non-ECC
Form Factor:DIMM 240-pin
Installed Size:2GB/4GB/512MB
Max Supported Size:3GB/8GB
Memory Specification Compliance:PC3-10600
Memory Speed:1333MHz
Registered or Buffered:Unbuffered
Storage Capacity:1GB/256GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM/DDR3 SDRAM
Type:DRAM
Upgrade Type:System specific

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint Reader: Yes
Password protection type:BIOS
Security management description:DDC 2B, TCO '03 / HP ProtectTools Security Manager, Enhanced Pre-Boot Security, HP SpareKey, One-Step Logon, HP Fingerprint Sensor, Integrated Smart Card Reader, Configuration Control Hardware, Memory Change Alert, Ownership Tag, Setup Password, Power-On Password, TPM 1.2 Embedded Security Chip, TPM Enhanced DriveLock, HP Disk Sanitizer, HP 3D DriveGuard, Kensington Lock slot, Support for Computrace / McAfee Security Solution, Kensington Lock slot, HP Privacy Filter (optional)
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Service & Support

Full Contract Period:1incident/1year/1years/2days/2years/3year/3years/4year/4years/5years
Location:Carry-in/On-site/Pick-up and return/Shipment
On-Site Warranty:On-site
Repair Time:24 hours/4 hours/6 hours
Response Time:2 days/3 business days/3 days/4 hours/6 hours/Next business day/Next day/Same business day
Service Included:Consulting/Express exchange/Installation/Labour/Maintenance/Parts/Parts and labour/Phone consulting/Replacement
Type:1 year warranty /3 years warranty /90 days warranty/Extended service agreement/Extended service agreement (renewal)/Installation / configuration/Insurance/Limited lifetime warranty/Technical support

Software

Bundled software:10 spm / 240V; 50Hz / 639 x 56.7 x 378.1 / HP Client Manager Software\nHP Client Configuration Management Agent\nHP OpenView PC Configuration Management Solutions HP Performance Tuning Framework / HP Recovery Manager (Vista Only), HP Client Manager Software, HP Client Configuration Management Age / HP Recovery Manager (Vista), HP Client Manager Software, HP Client Configuration Management Agent, HP OpenView PC Configuration Management Solutions, HP Performance Tuning Framework, Microsoft Office Basic 2007 / HP Recovery Manager, \nHP Client Manager Software, \nHP Client Configuration Management Agent, \nHP OpenView PC Configuration Management Solutions, \nHP Performance Tuning Framework / IEC 60950-1:2001, UL 60950-1:2003, EU LVD 2006/95/EC, EN 60950-1:2001, cCSA 60950-1-03, NOM 019-SFCI-1993, GOST / iPad, iPad 2, iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod Classic 1, iPod Nano 1, iPod Nano 2, iPod Nano 3, iPod Nano 4, iPod Nano 5, iPod Nano 6, iPod Touch 1, iPod Touch 2, iPod Touch 3, iPod Touch 4 / USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (Type B connector x 1)\nIEEE 1394 (6 pin connector x 1)
Drivers included: Yes
Microsoft Office Ready:Includes a preinstalled image of select 2007 Microsoft Office suites. Purchase a Medialess License Kit (MLK) to activate the software.
Operating System Architecture:32-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Professional / Windows Vista Business / Windows XP Professional
Optional operating system supplied:Windows XP Professional
Software Title:HP Blade Workstation/HP Cluster Management Utility/HP Insight Control Environment for BladeSystem/HP Linux Workstations/HP Message Passing Interface library (HP-MPI)/HP OpenView Storage Mirroring Server/HP ProLiant Storage Server iSCSI Features Pack/HP StorageWorks MSA2000 Volume Copy/HP StorageWorks Power Pack Software Bundle/HP StorageWorks Secure Path for Win/Lnx/HP-UX/NetWare WE/HP StorageWorks Secure Path for Windows Workgroup Edition/Linux/Microsoft / Novell Operating Environment/Microsoft OS/Novell Open Enterprise Server/Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS for the Itanium Processor/Red Hat Linux Advanced Server for IA32/Red Hat Linux Enterprise Server for IA32/SuSE Linux Enterprise Server/SuSE Linux for IA-32/VMware ESX Enterprise/VMware ESX Standard/VMware ESX Standard / PEVMS/VMware ESX Starter/VMware ESX Starter / PEVMS/VMware Infrastructure 3 Enterprise / HP Insight Control Environment/VMware Infrastructure Standard/VMware Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Standard/VMware Virtual Infrastructure Node/VMware Vi
Version:2.1/3.1/4.0c/8

Storage

Average Media Exchange Time:50sec
Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, MS PRO Duo, SD, xD / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD / MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD
Enclosure Type:Rack-mountable
Hard Drive Capacity:250 / 320
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA II
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
HDD interface:Serial ATA II
HDD Speed:7200
Key Features:Barcode reader
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of HDDs installed:1
Removable Media Capacity:96
Supported Tape Drives:LTO Ultrium 3
Total HDDs capacity:320
Total Storage Capacity:160 / 250 / 320 / 500
Total Storage Capacity (Compressed):76.8TB
Total Storage Capacity (Native):38.4TB
Type:Tape library

Storage Controller

Type:None/Serial ATA

Storage Controller (2nd)

Type:IDE

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Hard Drive (2nd)

Type: None

Storage Removable

Compressed Capacity:800GB
Data Transfer Rate:80MBps
Data Transfer Rate (Compressed):160MBps
Installed Qty:2
Interface Type:4Gb Fibre Channel/SCSI
Native Capacity:400GB
Recording Standard (for SD):LTO Ultrium 3
Type:LTO Ultrium/None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:320GB/40GB/500GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino/Intel Centrino 2 with vPro Technology
Recommended Use:Corporate business / Small business/Corporate business / Small business/Small business / Corporate business
Security Devices:Fingerprint reader / SmartCard reader/Fingerprint reader / SmartCard reader
Type:Personal computer

Technical Details

Display Type:TFT
Minimum hard disk space:250

Video

Video card features:ATI Mobility FireGL V5725 / ATI Mobitilty FireGL V5725 / NVIDIA Quadro FX 2700M / NVIDIA Quadro FX 3700M

Video Input

Digital Video Standard: None
TV Tuner Presence: No

Video Memory

Installed Size:1GB/512MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel GMA 950/NVIDIA Quadro FX 2700M/NVIDIA Quadro FX 3700M

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:28 / 28.2 / 3.2
Height :28.2 / 3 / 3.2
Height (front):3 / 3.2
Weight:3 / 3.4 / 3.5
Width:38.3 / 39 / 39.3