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HP ProBook 650 G1
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HP ProBook 650 G1 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.5GHz 4GB Nov 2013
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HP Probook 650 G1 Unboxing Review & Firstlook
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29 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this portable PC is 81% based on ten expert reviews from sites including notebookcheck.net, notebookcheck.biz, notebookcheck.it and notebookcheck.nl.

HP Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

HP medium processor core laptops have good reviews on average and across all laptops HP is one of the better rated brands.

Acceptable Noise Level

A number of people who bought the HP ProBook 650 G1 reckoned that it was quiet. James Tartaglia wrote “It's quiet and the battery life is very good”. Two years ago Notebookcheck.net gave this laptop a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “It is usually very quiet and it has a comparatively fast hard drive”.

Nice Design

One HP ProBook 650 G1 owner concluded that it was good looking. James Tartaglia wrote in his review last year “It looks the business, starts up quickly and is pretty quick without being lightning fast” and gave it a rating of 4 stars.

Good Connectivity

One HP ProBook 650 G1 reviewer wrote in their reviews that this laptop was good in terms of connectivity. Expert website Notebookcheck.net scored the HP ProBook 650 G1 4 stars and mentioned in their review of the HP ProBook 650 G1 “The test model shines thanks to good system performance, simple maintenance/upgrade options, extensive connectivity and nice input devices”.

Good Battery Life

One person mentioned in their reviews that it had a good battery life.

Robust

One HP ProBook 650 G1 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was well made. James Tartaglia rated the product 80 out of 100 and he wrote in his review “Good Solid Choice”.

Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The maximum internal memory supported by processors of laptops of a similar age and spec to the ProBook 650 G1 range from 8GB to 32GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of 32 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 G1 has a fairly big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the ProBook 650 G1.

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16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

Most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ProBook 650 G1 only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), however the HP ProBook 650 G1 has 16 PCI Express lanes (max).

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Very New PCI Express Slot Version

Across all the laptops of a comparable age and type to the ProBook 650 G1 the PCI Express slot versions range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.1. The ProBook 650 G1 has one of the newest PCI Express slot versions (3) amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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

The HP ProBook 650 G1 has more USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports than most of the laptops of a comparable age and spec to the ProBook 650 G1. Most of the similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ProBook 650 G1 only have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, however this HP laptop has five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At 400 megahertz, the ProBook 650 G1 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the ProBook 650 G1. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1 range from 100MHz to 650MHz.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

When compared to other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ProBook 650 G1 that we have checked, the ProBook 650 G1's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,150 megahertz is one of the fastest. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1 is 970MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,300MHz.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The ProBook 650 G1 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels notebook PC, which is the most common display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1.

Amongst similar types of laptop the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

Across all the laptops of this age and spec the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz. At 2.5 gigahertz, the ProBook 650 G1 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released one year ago.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ProBook 650 G1 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most similar spec laptops that were launched more than a year ago. Most notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The best memory clock speeds supported by processor of all medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ProBook 650 G1 is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The ProBook 650 G1 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. Most medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. 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.

An SSD storage medium is in fact the best storage medium amongst all laptops that have been available for around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1.

An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium amongst similar types of laptop.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The ProBook 650 G1 has a better processor family than most laptops of a similar type and age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. Across all laptops of this age and type the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD E.

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Has a Front Camera

The ProBook 650 G1 has a front camera, as do most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ProBook 650 G1.

We compared this laptop to all the other notebook PCs with a front camera and we think because of it's better review score, the HP Stream 11 is also worth considering.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

Portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ProBook 650 G1 have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.7GHz and 3.7GHz. The HP ProBook 650 G1 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency (3.1 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the ProBook 650 G1.

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Very Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 32,768 megabytes, the ProBook 650 G1 has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than a year. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor core laptops that were released one year ago is 8.1GB, the biggest is 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 20GB.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Five USB 3.0 Ports

The ProBook 650 G1 is a five USB 3.0 port portable PC. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1 only have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Six Battery Cells

The ProBook 650 G1 is a six battery cell count laptop.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The ProBook 650 G1 has a quite big battery capacity (55 watt-hours) compared to most of the other laptops that were launched around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1. The smallest battery capacity of portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the ProBook 650 G1 is 23Wh, the biggest is 120Wh, and the average battery capacity is 47Wh.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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6 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of only 1.74 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 G1 has one of the smaller maximum on-board graphics adapter memories amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ProBook 650 G1 is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The ProBook 650 G1 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than a year do have a full-size keyboard.

Alternative laptops which also have a full-size keyboard that you might want to consider include the HP Stream 11 which is also higher rated.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 128 gigabytes, the ProBook 650 G1 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the ProBook 650 G1. The total storage capacity of similar spec notebook PCs that were released one year ago range from 16GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 530GB.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the ProBook 650 G1, the HP ProBook 650 G1 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The ProBook 650 G1 is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

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

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4 Other reasons to consider the HP ProBook 650 G1

Released Over Two Years Ago

HP released the ProBook 650 G1 over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

The HP ProBook 650 G1 has a pretty standard screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Average Weight

The HP ProBook 650 G1 has a fairly standard weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were launched more than a year ago.

Other notebook PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the HP Stream 11 (1.3kg and higher rated).

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Average Internal Memory

The ProBook 650 G1 has a relatively standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Specification

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Expert Reviews

(13)

The Probook 650 H5G81ET offers all the advantages of the previously tested models and then some. The test model shines thanks to good system performance, simple maintenance/upgrade options,...

21 January 2014

Pour les (petites) entreprises. Le HP ProBook 650 est un ordinateur portable professionnel moyen de gamme. Port pour station d'accueil, 5 ports USB 3.0, écran mat et processeur Haswell : le tout... Read more…

20 March 2015

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5x USB 3.0
Serial interface
Very easy to upgrademaintain
Docking port
Matte FHD screen
12 months warranty
Poor contrast and viewing angles
Panel has a blue tinge
Only 12 months warranty
Display is not very bright and has a low contrast
31 January 2014

Voor het (kleine) bedrijf. De HP ProBook 650 is een nieuwe zakelijke notebook. Het apparaat is goed uitgerust met een docking poort, 5 USB 3.0 poorten, een mat beeldscherm en een Haswell... Read more…

19 January 2014

Küçük i?ler için. HP'nin Probook 650 modeli yeni i? notebook modeli. Docking istasyonu, 5 USB 3.0 ba?lant? noktas?, mat ekran ve Haswell i?lemci gibi özelliklere sahip model 750 Avroluk... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 9 May 2014 by Reverendtodd
Reverendtodd would recommend the HP ProBook 650 G1 (Verified Purchase)

This very much like my Dell. Windows 7 is basically like Windows XP. It has many more features, but is still easy to navigate. The operating systems are still mind boggling. I like the flat size... Read more…

Reviewed 8 March 2015 by Rickster391
Rickster391 would recommend the HP ProBook 650 G1 (Verified Purchase)

Looked around for a new laptop to replace my wife's old Toshiba with Vista. She had tried Win 8, but did not take to it. I was very pleased to find this one with Windows 7. It took several months... Read more…

Reviewed 28 May 2015 by Jffrhds
Jffrhds would recommend the HP ProBook 650 G1

I'm not a fan of windows 8. I wanted a good laptop w/ windows 7 and have features that I need. This laptop is great. This has a Intel core i5 processor and It is very fast. I am very happy with... Read more…

Easy to use. Love Widows 7
Still much that a layman cannot comprehend. I have to get others to help me with the system operations
Reviewed 12 October 2015 by James Tartaglia
(Verified Purchase)

I'm pleased with this desktop. It looks the business, starts up quickly and is pretty quick without being lightning fast. It's quiet and the battery life is very good. It came in a kind of... Read more…

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