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HP Chromebook 14
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HP Chromebook 14 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 4GB 16GB SSD 14" Laptop

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2 Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 4GB Jun 2014
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Choose your color and connect in style. Open your sleek, next-generation Chromebook to get online, fast. You can access your favorite websites and Google Chrome apps on the 14-inch diagonal HD... More
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21 Reasons For

HP Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

HP is one of the better rated portable PC brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and HP also has good reviews for its Chromebooks.

Three Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Chromebook 14 uses more displays supported by on-board grap than most of the notebook PCs of this type and age. Most of the Chromebooks that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook 14 only use two displays supported by on-board grap, however this notebook PC uses three displays supported by on-board grap.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many Chromebooks that were released around the same time as it.

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Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Chromebook 14 only have one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port, however the Chromebook 14 has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook 14 the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 8GB to 32GB. The Chromebook 14 has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,000 megahertz, the Chromebook 14 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Chromebook 14. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of Chromebooks that were released more than two years ago is 750MHz, the fastest is 1,000MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 900MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Chromebook 14 has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other laptops of this age and type do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The HP Chromebook 14 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Chromebook 14 also have a front camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available including the Samsung XE303C12, or the Acer Chromebook C720 ($279.84) which has better reviews.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The HP Chromebook 14 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it. This HP laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook 14.

Across comparable types of portable PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Quite Long Battery Life

The Chromebook 14 has a fairly long battery life (9.5 hours) compared to most of the other laptops that were launched around the same time as the Chromebook 14. Notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Chromebook 14 have battery lifes of between 3.5h and 14h, and the average battery life is 8.5h.

If this Chromebook battery life is too short for you then you might want to look at the Google Chromebook Pixel (12h and higher rated).

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Ten PCI Express Lanes (max)

Most Chromebooks that have been available for more than two years have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), including the HP Chromebook 14 which has ten PCI Express lanes (max).

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Chromebook 14 has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. The internal memory of similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Chromebook 14 range from 2GB to 16GB.

If this Chromebook internal memory is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Google Chromebook Pixel (16GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The average screen size of laptops of a comparable age and type to the Chromebook 14 is 13", and the screen sizes range from 11" to 16". The Chromebook 14 has one of the bigger screen sizes (14 inches) amongst Chromebooks of this age.

If this portable PC screen size is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Acer Chromebook CB5 (15.6").

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many Chromebooks that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

The Chromebook 14 has an 802.11n WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11g WiFi standard found on most portable PCs of this type and age. In addition, this notebook PC have an 802.11a and 802.11b WiFi standard.

An 802.11n WiFi standard is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard across all portable PCs of this spec and age.

The worst Wi-Fi standard across comparable types of notebook PC is 802.11a.

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4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4.0+HS Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on Chromebooks that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Two USB 3.0 Ports

The HP Chromebook 14 has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the Chromebooks that have been available for more than two years. This notebook PC is a two USB 3.0 port laptop compared to most of the Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook 14 which only have one USB 3.0 port.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of 51 watt-hours, the Chromebook 14 has one of the bigger battery capacities amongst portable PCs of this age. The battery capacities of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Chromebook 14 range from 30Wh to 52Wh.

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Silver EPEAT Compliance

This portable PC has a Silver EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Four Battery Cells

The Chromebook 14 is a four battery cell count laptop.

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5 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Chromebook 14 is 260MHz. The Chromebook 14 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency (only 200 megahertz) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook 14.

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Heavy

At 1.9 kilograms, the HP Chromebook 14 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Chromebook 14. Across all the Chromebooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the Chromebook 14 the weights range from 1kg to 2.2kg, and the average weight is 1.5kg.

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Very Slow Processor Clock Speed

Chromebooks that came out more than two years ago have processor clock speeds of between 1.1GHz and 2.4GHz. At only 1.4 gigahertz, the Chromebook 14 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Chromebook 14.

There are a number of alternative 1.4GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba CB35.

If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the Acer Chromebook CB5 (1.6GHz).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Chromebook 14 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Chromebook 14 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other portable PCs with a touch sensitive screen and we think the Acer Chromebook C720 ($279.84) is also worth considering.

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Thick

Comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Chromebook 14 have heights of between 16mm and 230mm. At 21.6 millimeters, the HP Chromebook 14 is quite thick compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook 14.

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP Chromebook 14

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when HP released the Chromebook 14.

SSD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an SSD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other portable PCs that have an SSD storage media currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba CB35.

Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might also be worth looking at include the HP Chromebook 14 ($253.43) (SSD).

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Intel Celeron Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Celeron processor family, which is typical of many laptops that are a similar age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Chromebook 14 has a pretty average total storage capacity (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Chromebook 14.

We compared all the other 16GB total storage capacity portable PCs to this laptop and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba CB35 is also worth considering.

If this HP notebook PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Acer Chromebook C720 ($279.84) (32GB and higher rated).

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Operational Conditions
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

(81)
30 July 2015

If you're like us, chances are you've come to realize that you need the ability to access the Internet on the go. Also, you've probably come to realize that your smartphone or tablet lacks the... Read more…

17 March 2015

HP Chromebook 14 G1. Test model courtesy of notebooksbilliger HP creates a well-conceived, 14-inch Chromebook with its G1. Users who limit themselves to fundamental tasks, such as office and...

10 February 2015

I'm giving this one a ?buy'. If you're in the market for a Chromebook, or even if you need something with tablet-like functionality but still prefer a more traditional laptop-style approach (that...

Battery life seems great 7 hours out of the box
Multitouch trackpad
Handles lots of open tabs at once 50is no problem)
Headphone sound is good
Body construction is fairly solid (easily commensurate with price), no creaks or anything terrible like t
Screen resolution is meh, viewing angles are meh, brightness isn't too bad (you can see it in sunlight reasonably well) I would like to see the 19201080 touch model in Australia
Keyboard layout takes some getting used to if you're not already a Chrome
10 December 2014

I've spent the last three weeks taking six business-oriented Chromebooks through their paces. I started out as a skeptical Windows-rules-them-all kind of guy: I've been using Windows since the... Read more…

10 December 2014

I've spent the last three weeks taking six business-oriented Chromebooks through their paces. I started out as a skeptical Windows-rules-them-all kind of guy: I've been using Windows since the... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 15 November 2014 by T87699

Much to like about this light, cheap, quick PC. 8hr batter, easy to use, fast. The keyboard is white - which is stupid as the keys will get grubby, the trackpad button is very stiff, speakers not... Read more…

Reviewed 8 February 2015 by Pleonic
Pleonic would recommend the HP Chromebook 14

I've been interested in Chromebooks and the Chrome OS since Google came out with its first prototype in 2011. Somewhere in the future, Google proposes, the entire Earth will be blanketed with... Read more…

Reviewed 12 January 2015 by EdwardsGirly
EdwardsGirly would recommend the HP Chromebook 14

This is a good simple computer, great for surfing the web, checking email, social networking etc. It is very fast and easy to use, and super quiet. As for the color I would like to point out that... Read more…

Reviewed 4 December 2014 by Olivia1234

Love this laptop soo good fast and a beautiful colour couldn't of asked for anything better...

Reviewed 4 September 2015 by MeganDog

Bought in 2014. It is quick to start. Build quality is disappointing. It looks and feels cheap. Screen image is poor. Colour of keys (white) is a very poor choice. Speaker sound is tinny. This... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers 14q053, 14q051, hp g4c, 14q055, hp g4ce, 14q055n, 14q053n, 14q051n, 14q055no, 14q053na, 14q051na, hp ram16, hp p5t64, hp g4cel, hp ram16g, hp p5t64e, hp g4cele, hp n28404, hp n28404g, hp ram16gb, hp p5t64ea, hp g4celer, hp memory16, hp p5t64eaa, hp g4celero, hp n28404gb, hp p5t64eaab, hp g4celeron, hp memory16g
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