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HP Elitebook 8470P

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 reviews of HP Elitebook 8470P. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the usability and reliability. The durability and price also get good feedback, but there are some less positive opinions about the image quality and energy efficiency.

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portability, battery, screen, energy, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HP Elitebook 8470P is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Elitebook 8470P

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of HP Elitebook 8470P from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The price also gets good feedback.

screen, price, usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Aug, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for HP Elitebook 8470P

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of HP Elitebook 8470P from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.ca. People really like the performance.

performance

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

Aug, 2019

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (techadvisor.co.uk)

HP EliteBook 8470p review

 

In consumerland, that might not seem like a great configuration when you consider the £1156 price of the machine — where is the solid state drive, why doesn't it have more RAM and how come you don't get a discrete graphics card or a Core i7 CPU, we...

HP's EliteBook 8470p offers stacks of built-in features, security options and connections to the past. It's a solidly built business machine with great performance and it feels comfortable to use. We just wish it had a higher resolution screen and...

May, 2013

Expert review by : Ahmer Kazi (pcmag.com)

HP EliteBook 8470p

 

Strictly speaking, the HP EliteBook 8470p ($1,499 direct) is a business-class laptop. But that classification doesn't cover all of its capabilities. The EliteBook 8470p is a versatile all-around performer armed with enough firepower to double as a...

Solid performer. Sturdy chassis. Two USB 3.0 ports. eSATA port. 3-year standard parts and labor warranty

Dismal battery life. Bulky

The HP EliteBook 8470p is a solid business-class laptop armed with enough firepower to justify adding "multimedia powerhouse" and "gaming rig" to its resume. For those who don't need a ruggedly designed system, though, comparable laptops with cheaper...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (pcworld.idg.com.au)

HP EliteBook 8470p business notebook

 

Stacks of built-in features, fast performance and a good support plan make this a worthy business machine

Performance ; Solid build quality ; Good keyboard ; Lots of built-in features

Touchpad sometimes unreliable ; Screen resolution too low ; Feels heavy

May, 2013

Expert review by (notebookcheck.net)

Review HP EliteBook 8470p Notebook

 

Business and more? About a year ago we put the predecessor model, the 8460p, to the test. The manufacturer HP now introduces the EliteBook 8470p as the successor, although it has the same old look, the internal components have been revamped.

Robust metal case, Clean processing, Good input devices, High data security, Application performance, Well cooled case, Excellent input devices

Bulky appearance, Poor contrast display, No switchable graphics, The EliteBooks have gotten big, fast

Nov, 2012

Expert review by : New Zealand PC World (pcworld.co.nz)

HP EliteBook 8470p business notebook

 

HP's EliteBook 8470p offers stacks of built-in features, security options and connections to the past.

Performance, Solid build quality, Good keyboard, Lots of built-in features

Touchpad sometimes unreliable, Screen resolution too low, Feels heavy

May, 2013

Expert review by : Ahmer Kazi (techreviewsource.com)

HP EliteBook 8470p

 

The HP EliteBook 8470p is a solid business-class laptop armed with enough firepower to justify adding "multimedia powerhouse" and "gaming rig" to its resume. For those who don't need a ruggedly designed system, though, comparable laptops with cheaper...

Solid performer. Sturdy chassis. Two USB 3.0 ports. eSATA port. 3-year standard parts and labor warranty ; Cons: Dismal battery life. Bulky. Editor Rating: 3.50 ; By Ahmer Kazi

Dismal battery life. Bulky. Editor Rating: 3.50 ; By Ahmer Kazi

The HP EliteBook 8470p is a solid business-class laptop armed with enough firepower to justify adding "multimedia powerhouse" and "gaming rig" to its resume. For those who don't need a ruggedly designed system, though, comparable laptops with cheaper...

Sep, 2012

BUSINESS READY!

Expert review by : Matt Safford (computershopper.com)

HP EliteBook 8470p

 

These days, store shelves and online outlets are overflowing with super-thin ultrabooks. With so much press focused on these aesthetically pleasing portables, and business-centric models like Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon joining their consumer cousins,...

Attractive, rugged exterior ; Fairly light ; Plethora of configuration, upgrade, and connectivity options

Poor battery life with six-cell battery ; Boxy design in an ultrabook era ; No hybrid storage

Corporate customers looking for a compact, rugged laptop with good looks that's easy to upgrade should consider the EliteBook 8470p. Just note that if you want stellar battery life, you'll definitely want to splurge on an extra battery.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Elitebook 8470P

 

There were none.

Too numerous to write here.

Jul, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Elitebook 8470P

 

Very robust feeling laptop with stylish business look. Powerful enough for Microsoft Flight Sim Steam Edition with PMDG add ons. Laptop arrived in 24hrs as indicated to a collect+ point. Handy.

Poor website product spec that has conflicting info. I really should get a 25% refund. (1) Twice, in the headline box and detailed spec states an i5-3470 processor, which has a CPU benchmark PassMark score of 6613, which is what I was hoping for. Well...

May, 2017

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

HP Elitebook 8470P

 

Solid construction, hope the implication is it will last.

Wouldn't have purchased if I'd realised the Optical drive was ROM only. Thought I saw DVD RW on the ad but I looked at so many I might be confused!

May, 2017

Price comparison for HP Elitebook 8470P

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