HP many processor core laptops have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs HP is one of the better rated manufacturers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on many processor core laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the ZBook 15 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all many processor core laptops that have been around for more than two years.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across similar types of notebook PC.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs that have a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels currently available including because of it's better review score, the Asus N56VJ.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many many processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age, the HP ZBook 15 has a full-size keyboard.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available including the N56VJ, or the U500VZ both from Asus which has a better Rating.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the ZBook 15, the ZBook 15 has a front camera.
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SSD Storage Medium
The HP ZBook 15 has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most notebook PCs of a comparable type 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 many processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ZBook 15.
Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst storage medium is HDD.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many many processor core laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
The HP ZBook 15 has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of the most frequently found memory slot of 2x SO-DIMM.
A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is in fact the best memory slots across all similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ZBook 15.
A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is the worst memory slots amongst similar types of portable PC.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Eight Battery Cells
The ZBook 15 is a eight battery cell count laptop.
Fairly Big Battery Capacity
Laptops of this age and spec have battery capacities of between 30Wh and 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 59Wh. With a battery capacity of 75 watt-hours, the ZBook 15 has one of the bigger battery capacities amongst laptops of this age.
802.11a WiFi Standard
This portable PC has 802.11ac, 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g and 802.11n WiFi standards, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.
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Only 133MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
This laptop supports 1333, 1600, 1333 and 1600MHz processor memory clock speeds, which is the most frequently supported processor memory clock speed on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of only 256 gigabytes, the ZBook 15 has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The smallest total storage capacity of portable PCs of this age and type is 32GB and the biggest is 1.5TB.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Most many processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the ZBook 15 do not have a touch sensitive screen. The ZBook 15 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.
The weights of notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 430g to 4.8kg, and the average weight is 2.5kg. At 2.8 kilograms, the ZBook 15 is quite heavy compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
If you are not worried about having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the HP Z Book 15 (2.8kg).
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4 Other reasons to consider the HP ZBook 15
Released Over Two Years Ago
This HP portable PC was released over two years ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.4 gigahertz, the HP ZBook 15 has a fairly typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the ZBook 15.
Average Internal Memory
The ZBook 15 has a pretty typical internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago.
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Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the ZBook 15 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the ZBook 15.
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
2 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA Quadro K1100M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
DVD Super Multi, DVD Super Multi DL
DTS Studio Sound
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
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 Port
USB 2.0 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
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
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Power
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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