HP has good average ratings for its many processor core laptops as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other manufacturers.
Five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The HP Probook 650 is a five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Probook 650 only have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable type and age to it.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The HP Probook 650 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Probook 650.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.
Has a Front Camera
The Probook 650 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Probook 650 also have a front camera.
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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Probook 650 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most portable PCs of this age and spec. Across all laptops of a similar age and spec to the Probook 650 the best memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on laptops of this age and type.
Five USB 3.0 Ports
Most of the other many processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago only have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, however the Probook 650 has five USB 3.0 ports.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many many processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it.
Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed
With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the HP Probook 650 has one of the faster hard drive speeds amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. The average hard drive speed of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Probook 650 is 5,900 RPM, and the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM.
2 Reasons Against
Only HDD Storage Medium
This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on many processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Probook 650 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other laptops of this age and type also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
6 Other reasons to consider the HP Probook 650
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this HP laptop was released.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.2 gigahertz, the Probook 650 has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Probook 650 has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Probook 650.
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Average Screen Size
The HP Probook 650 has a pretty average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Probook 650.
Average Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the HP Probook 650 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.
The Probook 650 has a relatively typical weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other many processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Probook 650.
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
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
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
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
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 8
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DTS Studio Sound
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 8.1
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi 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 Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel FDI Technology
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 Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video