Creativity knows no limits. Showcase your best work in the office or on the go. With the new HP ZBook 17 workstation, take advantage of HP's most powerful processing and graphics, consistent color...
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We calculated the average ratings for all HP notebook PCs and specifically for HP many processor core laptops and found that in both cases HP had good ratings compared to other brands.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.
Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
With a discrete graphics adapter memory of 4 gigabytes, the HP Zbook 17 has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memory capacities amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Zbook 17 is 1GB and the biggest is 8GB.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The Zbook 17 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Zbook 17.
A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of notebook PC.
Fairly Big Screen Size
With a screen size of 17.3 inches, the Zbook 17 has a quite big screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age. Many processor core laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Zbook 17 have screen sizes of between 10" and 18".
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.
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Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Zbook 17 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Zbook 17 also have a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The Zbook 17 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Zbook 17.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Zbook 17 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of a similar age and spec to it.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all many processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
The biggest memory slots of the Zbook 17 is 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 many processor core laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Zbook 17.
A 1x SO-DIMM memory slot is the worst memory slots across similar types of portable PC.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
The average discrete graphics adapter memory of similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 2.4GB. With a discrete graphics adapter memory of 4,096 megabytes, the Zbook 17 has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
Eight Battery Cells
The Zbook 17 is a eight battery cell count portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Zbook 17 have between two and eight battery cells.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Zbook 17 has an 802.11g WiFi standard which is better than most many processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as it. Most many processor core laptops that have been available for a similar time to it have an 802.11b WiFi standard. Across all many processor core laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Zbook 17 the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.
5 Reasons Against
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on portable PCs of this age and type. 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 HP Zbook 17 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other many processor core laptops that were launched more than two years ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
The Zbook 17 is a one USB 2.0 port portable PC.
Across all the many processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago the weights range from 430g to 4.8kg, and the average weight is 2.5kg. The Zbook 17 is fairly heavy (3.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Zbook 17.
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The average height of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 29mm, and the heights range from 8.6mm to 56mm. At 34 millimeters, the Zbook 17 is quite thick compared to most of the other many processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Zbook 17.
4 Other reasons to consider the HP Zbook 17
Released Over Three Years Ago
This HP notebook PC was released over three years ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.4 gigahertz, the Zbook 17 has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Zbook 17.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Zbook 17 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Zbook 17.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 750 gigabytes, the Zbook 17 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor core laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Zbook 17.
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
2 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1920 x 1080
Touch Sensitive Screen
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Full HD, HD
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
NVIDIA Quadro K3100M
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board 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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
BD, CD, DVD
Blu-Ray DVD Combo
DTS Studio Sound HD
Front Camera Resolution
1280 x 720
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
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 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Integrated TV Tuner
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 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
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Quick Start Guide
0 - 4570
0 - 3050
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-15 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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