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HP ZBook 17
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HP ZBook 17 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 1TB HDD+SSD 17.3" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.8GHz 16GB Sep 2014
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On the go creativity knows no limits with a vivid 43,94 cm (17.3 ) diagonal HP ZBook 17 G2. Showcase your best work in the office or on the go and take advantage of HP's most powerful processing,... More
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26 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 3,456 user and expert reviews, HP has good ratings for its laptops. HP also has good ratings specifically for its many processor core portable PCs compared to other 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 portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,300 megahertz, the ZBook 17 has one of the fastest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Portable PCs that are a comparable age to the ZBook 17 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,200MHz.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The smallest discrete graphics adapter memory of many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the ZBook 17 is 1GB, the biggest is 8GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.5GB. The HP ZBook 17 has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the ZBook 17.

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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.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the ZBook 17.

Across similar types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The ZBook 17 has a quite big screen size (17.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for more than two years. The smallest screen size of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the ZBook 17 is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 16".

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

At 2.8 gigahertz, the ZBook 17 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years. Many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 3GHz.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The ZBook 17 has a fairly big internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the ZBook 17. The smallest internal memory of laptops of this age and spec is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

Many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years have total storage capacity of between 32GB and 2TB. The ZBook 17 has one of the bigger total storage capacity (1,006 gigabyte) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

If this notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire V Nitro 17[plb_2548266_price] (1TB).

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The ZBook 17 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ZBook 17.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The ZBook 17 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as it. Most many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops of a comparable spec and age to the ZBook 17.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of notebook PC.

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Has a Front Camera

The ZBook 17 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops that have been around for around the same time as the ZBook 17 also have a front camera.

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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 more than two years.

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Fairly Fast Hard Drive Speed

Many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have hard drive speeds of between 5,400 RPM and 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM. With a hard drive speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute, the ZBook 17 has a fairly fast hard drive speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the ZBook 17.

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4x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The ZBook 17 has a maximum memory slots of 4x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 2x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most frequently found memory slots.

A 4x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots across all notebook PCs of this age and spec.

The worst memory slots amongst comparable types of portable PC is 1x SO-DIMM.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the ZBook 17 is 18GB. At 32 gigabytes, the HP ZBook 17 has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the ZBook 17.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The ZBook 17 has a quite big maximum internal memory (64-bit) (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the ZBook 17. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the ZBook 17 the maximum internal memory (64-bit) range from 4GB to 32GB.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

Many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the ZBook 17 have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.3GHz and 3.9GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.2GHz. At 3.8 gigahertz, the ZBook 17 has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ZBook 17.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

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 similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the ZBook 17 the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 1GB to 8.2GB.

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Eight Battery Cells

The HP ZBook 17 is a eight battery cell count laptop.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of 75 watt-hours, the ZBook 17 has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The smallest battery capacity of many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the ZBook 17 is 30Wh, the biggest is 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 59Wh.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the ZBook 17 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the HP ZBook 17 which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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AC Cable Included

This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This portable PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17, the ZBook 17 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the ZBook 17 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the HP ZBook 17 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Only 802.11a WiFi Standard

The ZBook 17 has an 802.11a WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11n WiFi standard found on most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

An 802.11a WiFi standard is in fact the worst Wi-Fi standard across all notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the ZBook 17.

The best Wi-Fi standard across similar types of portable PC is 802.11n.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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Heavy

At 3.4 kilograms, the ZBook 17 is quite heavy compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The lightest laptop of a comparable age and spec to the ZBook 17 is 430g heavy, the heaviest is 4.8kg, and the average weight is 2.5kg.

Laptops with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the HP ZBook 17[plb_2499441_price] (3.4kg).

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Thick

With a height of 34 millimeters, the HP ZBook 17 is one of the thicker many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the ZBook 17 amongst notebook PCs of this age. The average height of portable PCs of this spec and age is 29mm, and the heights range from 8.6mm to 180mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the HP ZBook 17

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when HP released the ZBook 17.

HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD+SSD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age. 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.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Thunderbolt 2 Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPort
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
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 Insider
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Intel QuickPath Interconnect
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
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
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
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features

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Expert Reviews

(23)
15 July 2015

From low-cost Chromebooks to high-end hybrids, and the explosion of diverse, different-shaped Windows devices, there's a dizzying amount of choice out there for anyone looking to replace their... Read more…

Powerful CPU and GPU combination
Lots of storage, memory and expansion options
High quality colour, accurate display
High quality colouraccurate display
Excellent performance, vibrant display, ample connectivity, durable design
Large and hefty
Expensive
Audio support is somewhat lacking
Expensive, ports are condensed, bulky
Amount of storage
10 February 2015

While performance is paramount, HP's workstation line-up is also claimed to have better reliability, with carefully tested parts backed by a three year warranty.For best effect you'll obviously... Read more…

7 February 2015

The HP ZBook 17 G2 does so many things well its flaws are forgivable. It outperforms all the mobile workstations we've reviewed in most categories by a very large margin. However, its display...

6 February 2015

The HP ZBook 17 G2 does so many things well its flaws are forgivable. It outperforms all the mobile workstations we've reviewed in most categories by a very large margin. However, its display...

4 January 2015

HP ZBook 17 G2 The HP ZBook 17 G2 is still a really good mobile workstation . You can equip it with very powerful components, there are numerous options for upgrades and the cooling solution is...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 14 June 2015 by Warren Callaway

Unfortunately, I am returning my second zbook for exchange. The first one I received had an inoperative display. The only dream color I could see was black. HP could not resolve the problem so B&H... Read more…

Reviewed 13 June 2015 by Wenn79

I purchased the HP 17.3 ZBook Notebook in mid Dec. 2014 and had difficulties with it from the start but thought it was a matter of getting used to it vs. my Toshiba. I specifically wanted a heavy... Read more…

Reviewed 2 February 2015 by Melkordy

This workstation is really well built. The feeling of the keyboard is amazing and it doesn't bend under your fingers even if you press harder than normal. I really admire the panel hinges, they... Read more…

Reviewed 19 October 2015 by Physicist
Physicist would recommend the HP ZBook 17 G2 (Verified Purchase)

Second unit we purchased for CAD and graphic intensive work...

Reviewed 15 October 2015 by Anonymous

I bought it for the processor power and graphics to run Solid Works on a laptop. It does a great job, and is fast. The battery life is a little short at about 2-3 hours. Otherwise a good purchase...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hp m1000, hp i76700, hp m1000m, j8z41eaabd, j8z41eaakd, j8z41eaabu, j8z41eauug, hp i76700h, hp i76700hq
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