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HP EliteBook 1030 G1

HP EliteBook 1030 G1
alaScore 89

6 reviews

Mar, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of HP EliteBook 1030 G1. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Opinions about the sound and usability are generally positive. The design and screen are also appreciated. There are mixed views on the image quality and battery.

performance, screen, design, usability, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP EliteBook 1030 G1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Laptop Mag (laptopmag.com)

HP EliteBook 1030 G1 Review

 

Long battery life; Stylish design; Solid performance, Comfortable keyboard; Great sound ; Dim display; Slower SSD ; The EliteBook 1030 G1 is a beautiful business notebook that's great for productivity as well as jamming to your tunes.

Dim display; Slower SSD ; The EliteBook 1030 G1 is a beautiful business notebook that's great for productivity as well as jamming to your tunes.

The EliteBook 1030 G1 is a beautiful business notebook that's great for productivity as well as jamming to your tunes.

Dec, 2016

Expert review by : Till Schönborn (notebookcheck.net)

HP EliteBook 1030 G1 Subnotebook Review

 

Happy without a fan. Despite its passively cooled Core-m processor, the EliteBook 1030 G1 can convince with excellent application performance, great input devices and a bright IPS display. Did HP create the new reference in the subnotebook segment?

high-quality case ; excellent input devices ; great QHD+ display ; high application performance ; fast WLAN ; USB Type-C ; fanless

limited upgradeability ; average battery runtimes ; DisplayPort only via dock

There can be different opinions about the basic concept of a passively cooled business notebook: If you have to run demanding calculations even at summery temperatures and need as much performance as possible, you will definitely be better off with a...

Aug, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Bang & Olufsen
Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer:Bang & Olufsen

Battery

Battery capacity (Watt hours):40
Battery life (max):13.25 / 9
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:4

Brand-specific features

HP 3D DriveGuard:Y
HP ePrint:Y
HP Management tools:HP Driver Packs, HP SoftPaq Download Manager (SDM), HP System Software Manager (SSM), HP BIOS Config Utility (BCU), HP Client Catalog, HP Management Integration Kit for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager
HP Recovery Manager:Y
HP Security tools:HP Device Access Manager, HP BIOSphere, HP Sure Start Gen3, HP Client Security Gen3
HP segment:Business
HP Software provided:HP BIOSphere with HP Sure Start with Dynamic Protection, HP Noise Reduction Software, HP Wireless Hotspot, HP PageLift, / HP Hotkey Support, HP Noise Cancellation, HP Velocity
HP Support Assistant:Y
HP Touchpoint Manager:Y

Camera

Colour sensor:N
Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera signal format:720p

Certificates

Energy Star certified:Y / Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver / Silver
Form factor:Clamshell
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise
Market positioning:Business
Product colour:Black, Silver / Black,Silver / Silver
Product Type:Notebook / Ultrabook

Display

3D:N / No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:33.8
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080 / 2560 x 1440 / 3200 x 1800
Display Surface:Gloss / Matt
HD type:Full HD / QHD+ / Quad HD+
LED Backlight:Y / Yes
Panel Type:IPS
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:N / No / Y / Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / No
Discrete graphics adapter model:No / Not available
Graphics adapter Open GL support: Yes
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Maximum Resolution:4096 x 2160
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 900
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x191E
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (DisplayPort):3840 x 2160
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel):3840 x 2160
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (HDMI):4096 x 2304
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 515 / Intel® HD Graphics 515
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), DisplayPort, HDMI

Keyboard

Island-style keyboard:Y / Yes
Keyboard backlit:Y / Yes
Keyboard language:Swiss
Keyboard layout:QWERTZ
Number of touchpad buttons:1
Numeric keypad:N / No
Pointing device:ClickPad / Touchpad
Spill resistant keyboard:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:16 / 8
Internal memory type:LPDDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 8
Memory clock speed:1866
Memory form factor:On-board
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 8

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / No
Antenna type:2X2
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.2
Ethernet LAN:N / No
Near Field Communication (NFC):N / Y / Yes
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11ac
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n,IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac
WLAN controller model:Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
WWAN:N

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:N / No

Other features

Number of WLAN antennas:2
Warranty note:Standard warranty - 3 years bring-in, battery warranty - 3 years bring-in
WLAN controller model:Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Stylus pen:N
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included:Y
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Stylus pen:N
Warranty card:Y

Performance

Accelerometer:N
Ambient light sensor:N
Electronic compass:N
GPS (satellite):N
Gyroscope:N
Proximity sensor:N

Ports & interfaces

Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack:N / No / Y / Yes
Docking connector:Y / Yes
DVI port:N / No
HDMI ports quantity:1
SmartCard slot:N
Thunderbolt 3 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter power:45

Processor

Bus type:OPI
Configurable TDP-down:3.5
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity:N / No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:10
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):29.8
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1866,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:1x2+2x1, 2x2, 1x4, 4x1 / 1x2+2x1,2x2,1x4,4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:2.7 / 2.8 / 3.1
Processor cache:4
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Skylake
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core M / Intel® Core™ M
Processor frequency:1.1 / 1.2
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:m5-6Y54 / m5-6Y57 / M7-6Y75
Processor operating modes:32-bit, 64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core m5-6Y series / Intel Core m7-6Y series
Processor Socket:BGA 1515 / BGA1515
Processor threads:4
Stepping:D1
Thermal Design Power (TDP):4.5
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching:N / No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology:N / No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access:N / No
Intel FDI Technology:N / No
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y / Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:N / No
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): Yes
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology: Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N / No / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel TSX-NI: Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y / Yes
Intel vPro Technology:No / Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y / Yes
Intel® OS Guard:Y / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No / Y / Yes
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology:Y / Yes
OS Guard: Yes
Processor ARK ID:88197 / 88199 / 88202 / m5-6Y54 / M7-6Y75
Processor code:SR2EG / SR2EH / SR2EM
Processor package size:20
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0 / SSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:N / Y
Fingerprint Reader:Y / Yes
Password protection:Y / Yes
Password protection type:Power on
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):Y / Yes

Software

Drivers included:Y
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:WINDOWS 10 PRO / Windows 7 Professional
Optional operating system supplied:WINDOWS 10 PRO
Pre-installed software:Create Recovery Media with Windows tool

Storage

Card reader integrated:N / No
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of HDDs installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:120 / 128 / 256 / 512
Solid-state drive interface:PCI Express / SATA / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
SSD capacity:120 / 128 / 256 / 512
SSD form factor:M.2
SSD interface:PCI Express / Serial ATA / Serial ATA III
Storage Media:SSD
Total SSDs capacity:120 / 128 / 256 / 512
Total Storage Capacity:120 / 128 / 256 / 512

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:21 / 210
Height :1.57 / 15.7
Height (front):1.6
Height (rear):1.9
Power adapter weight:200
Weight:1.15 / 1.16
Width:31 / 310