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HP EliteBook 820
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HP EliteBook 820 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 12.5" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.3GHz 8GB Jan 2015
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Review: HP EliteBook 820 with Windows 7
HP EliteBook 820 Review

16 Reasons For

HP Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

HP is one of the better rated portable PC brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and HP also has good ratings for its medium processor core laptops.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to it.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The EliteBook 820 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the EliteBook 820. Medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 820 have maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of between 1.7GB and 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 10GB.

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

Most medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the EliteBook 820 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the EliteBook 820 which has three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 300 megahertz, the EliteBook 820 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst portable PCs of this age. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 range from 100MHz to 650MHz.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the EliteBook 820 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the EliteBook 820.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst similar types of notebook PC.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The EliteBook 820 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as it. This laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all laptops that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 820 the best memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The EliteBook 820 has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age 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.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium across all comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the EliteBook 820.

The worst storage medium across comparable types of notebook PC is HDD.

We compared this laptop to all the other notebook PCs that have an SSD storage media and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the T450, and the T550 both from Lenovo or the HP ProBook 650 ($927.22) is also worth considering.

If you want a laptop with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the Toshiba Tecra Z50 (SSD).

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the EliteBook 820, the HP EliteBook 820 has a front camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other laptops with a front camera currently available including the Lenovo ThinkPad T450 which is cheaper.

Other notebook PCs which also have a front camera that you might also want to consider include the HP EliteBook 840 ($600.00), or the Lenovo T430.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

Across all the notebook PCs of this age and spec the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB. At 16 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook 820 has a very big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released one year ago.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most laptops of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook 820 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the HP EliteBook 820 which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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Very Light

The weights of portable PCs of this type and age range from 940g to 3.8kg. The EliteBook 820 is fairly light (only 1.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

Alternative portable PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (1.3kg and cheaper), or the HP EliteBook 820 G1 (1.3kg and cheaper).

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Narrow

The HP EliteBook 820 is one of the narrower comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the EliteBook 820 (only 310 millimeters) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The widths of medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 820 range from 210mm to 430mm, and the average width is 360mm.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The EliteBook 820 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than a year which have a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other laptops which also have a full-size keyboard to this notebook PC and we think the DELL XPS 15 which is also cheaper is also worth considering.

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Quite Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 12.5 inches, the HP EliteBook 820 has a very small screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 820. The average screen size of medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the EliteBook 820 is 15", and the screen sizes range from 10" to 18".

We compared all the other 12.5" laptops to this notebook PC and we think the Lenovo X240, and the HP EliteBook 820 G1 which is cheaper is also worth considering.

Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might also be worth looking at include the Fujitsu LifeBook S935 (13.3" and cheaper), or the Toshiba Portégé Z30-A (13.3" and cheaper).

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The HP EliteBook 820 has a fairly small total storage capacity (only 256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 820. Medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the EliteBook 820 have total storage capacity of between 16GB and 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 530GB.

We compared all the other 256GB total storage capacity portable PCs to this portable PC and we think the HP ZBook 14 which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If this medium processor core notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the HP ProBook 440 ($561.45) (500GB and higher rated) or the HP EliteBook 820 (500GB and cheaper), or the Lenovo ThinkPad W550 (500GB and cheaper).

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The EliteBook 820 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other laptops of this age and spec also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

We compared this laptop to all the other laptops with a touch sensitive screen and we think the DELL XPS 15, the Fujitsu Lifebook U745, or the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is also worth considering.

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Only Three Battery Cells

The HP EliteBook 820 is a three battery cell count laptop. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the EliteBook 820 have between two and eight battery cells.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook 820 is 20GB. At only 16,384 megabytes, the EliteBook 820 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook 820.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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5 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook 820

Released Over a Year Ago

This medium processor core notebook PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.3 gigahertz, the EliteBook 820 has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out more than a year ago.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 2.3GHz processor clock speed laptops and we think the ThinkPad T550, the ThinkPad T550, and the ThinkPad T450 all from Lenovo which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to consider the HP EliteBook 820 (2.4GHz), or the Acer Travelmate TMP645-S (2.4GHz) which is also cheaper.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook 820 has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.

We compared all the other 8GB internal memory laptops to this notebook PC and we think cheaper notebook PCs such as the HP EliteBook 850 is also worth considering.

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Average Battery Life

The EliteBook 820 has a fairly standard battery life (9 hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 9h battery life laptops currently available including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo T420.

If this portable PC battery life is too short for you then you might also want to consider the T450 (10.08h), or the T450 ($429.99) (10.08h) both from Lenovo which is also cheaper.

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Specification

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Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
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Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
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Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
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Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
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HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
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Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
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On-Board Graphics Adapter
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Optical Drive
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Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Networking
4G
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3G Network Access Module
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SmartCard Slot
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ExpressCard Slot
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Microphone in Port
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DVI Port
DisplayPort
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
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Recovery Operating System
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Intel TSX-NI Version
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
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Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
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Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
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Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
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Intel Virtualization Technology
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