On average HP medium processor core notebook PCs have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all notebook PCs produced by HP.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.
Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
The ZBook 14 has one of the bigger maximum on-board graphics adapter memories (16 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of this age and type the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1.7GB to 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 11GB.
Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The ZBook 14 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
When compared to other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the ZBook 14, the total storage capacity of the HP ZBook 14 of 1,000 gigabyte is one of the biggest. The smallest total storage capacity of laptops that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 14 is 16GB and the biggest is 2TB.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The HP ZBook 14 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs that were released more than a year ago. Most similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The best memory clock speeds supported by processor of all medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.
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Fairly Big Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the ZBook 14 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the ZBook 14. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 14 the internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB.
Has a Front Camera
The ZBook 14 has a front camera, as do most of the other laptops that have been around for more than a year.
Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed
The average hard drive speed of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ZBook 14 is 5,800 RPM, and the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM. At 7,200 revolutions per minute, the ZBook 14 has a quite fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ZBook 14.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
The hard drive capacity of laptops that were released around the same time as the ZBook 14 range from 5GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 690GB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the ZBook 14 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the ZBook 14.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.
Four USB 3.0 Ports
The ZBook 14 is a four USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the ZBook 14 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The ZBook 14 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on comparable spec portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago. 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
Most notebook PCs of this type and age do not have a touch sensitive screen. The HP ZBook 14 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Very Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
The ZBook 14 has a quite small discrete graphics adapter memory (only 1,024 megabyte) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ZBook 14. The discrete graphics adapter memory of comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the ZBook 14 range from 2MB to 4.1GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.1GB.
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Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4.0 LE Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when HP released the ZBook 14.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The ZBook 14 has a fairly average processor clock speed (2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago.
Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.
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Average Screen Size
The HP ZBook 14 has a pretty typical screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.
At 1.7 kilograms, the ZBook 14 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 14.
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-5xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Maximum Turbo Frequency
200U, I5-5200U, 520
Conflict Free Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 8
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Touch Sensitive Screen
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 5500
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
AMD FirePro M4150
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
DTS Studio Sound
4.0, 4.0 LE
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Touchpad, Touchpad + Accupoint II, Touchpad + Accupoint
Windows 7 Professional
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Clear Video 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 Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
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)