Carry Less. Do More.- At just 3/4 inch thin (18.95 mm), it's our thinnest EliteBook yet. The HP EliteBook Folio gives you a 14 (355.6 mm) diagonal display with the all the mobility you d expect...
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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the EliteBook Folio 9470m have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz. When compared to other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m that we have checked the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m's on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz is one of the fastest.
Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
The EliteBook Folio 9470m has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the EliteBook Folio 9470m. The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of portable PCs of this age and spec is 24GB, and the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 8GB to 32GB.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The EliteBook Folio 9470m has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (1,200 megahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago is 1,100MHz.
Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.
Has a Front Camera
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age also have a front camera.
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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most ultrabooks that have been available for a similar time to it.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of laptop is 133MHz.
SSD Storage Medium
This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as 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.
Quite Long Battery Life
The shortest battery life of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the EliteBook Folio 9470m is 3.5h, the longest is 18h, and the average battery life is 8.2h. The EliteBook Folio 9470m has a quite long battery life (9.5 hours) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.
Quite Big Screen Size
With a screen size of 14 inches, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a fairly big screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m. Notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m have screen sizes of between 11" and 16".
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
256 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The EliteBook Folio 9470m is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the EliteBook Folio 9470m have between 16 and 511 solid-state drive capacity.
Very Big Maximum Internal Memory
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has one of the biggest maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age. The average maximum internal memory of laptops of a comparable type and age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m is 8.9GB, and the maximum internal memory range from 4GB to 16GB.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.
Three USB 3.0 Ports
The EliteBook Folio 9470m is a three USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other ultrabooks that are a similar age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m have between one and three USB 3.0 ports.
Quite Big Battery Capacity
At 52 watt-hours, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the EliteBook Folio 9470m. The battery capacities of ultrabooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m range from 23Wh to 70Wh.
Four Battery Cells
Most notebook PCs of this type and age have between two and seven battery cells, including the EliteBook Folio 9470m which has four battery cells.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
The biggest memory slots of the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m is 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 1x SO-DIMM notebook PC, which is the most common memory slots.
A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots amongst all laptops of this spec and age.
The worst memory slots amongst similar types of notebook PC is 1x SO-DIMM.
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Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
Most laptops of this age and type have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), including the EliteBook Folio 9470m which has one PCI Express lane (max).
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The EliteBook Folio 9470m does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Very Small Internal Memory
The internal memory of comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m range from 4GB to 16GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the EliteBook Folio 9470m.
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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The EliteBook Folio 9470m does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth noting that most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for more than two years also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Quite Small Processor Cache
With a processor cache of only 3 megabytes, the EliteBook Folio 9470m has one of the smaller processor caches amongst ultrabooks of this age. Across all the portable PCs of this age and spec the processor caches range from 1MB to 6MB.
Quite Small L3 Cache
At only 3 megabytes, the EliteBook Folio 9470m has a quite small L3 cache compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age. The L3 caches of ultrabooks that are a similar age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m range from 2MB to 6MB.
5 Other reasons to consider the HP EliteBook Folio 9470m
Released Over Two Years Ago
HP released the EliteBook Folio 9470m over two years ago.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The EliteBook Folio 9470m has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most laptops that came out around the same time as it.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 1.9 gigahertz, the EliteBook Folio 9470m has a pretty average processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.
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The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a pretty typical weight (1.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the EliteBook Folio 9470m.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The HP EliteBook Folio 9470m has a relatively standard total storage capacity (256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel QM77 Express
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Serial ATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Memory Card Slot
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Windows 7 Professional
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Power
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Handheld Remote Control
AC Adapter Included
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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